19 Stars That Didn’t Shy Away From Soap Operas and Built Amazing Careers
Some series cost as much money to produce as movies. Huge stars appear in them, but many people still think that only average actors and actresses work in the TV industry. But as it turns out, many of our favorite movie stars actually started their careers on soap operas.
We at Bright Side decided to check out all of the projects Hollywood stars were a part of, and found out that many of them became famous thanks to soap operas.
Julianne Moore — As the World Turns, 1985-1988
Leonardo DiCaprio — Santa Barbara, 1990
Brad Pitt — Dallas, 1987
Meg Ryan — As the World Turns, 1982-1984
Cybill Shepherd — Moonlighting, 1985-1989
Lindsay Lohan — Another World, 1996-1997
Robin Wright — Santa Barbara, 1984-1988
Jared Leto — My So-Called Life, 1994-1995
Amanda Seyfried — As the World Turns, 1999-2001
Josh Duhamel — All My Children, 1999-2002
Michelle Williams — Dawson’s Creek, 1998-2003
Sarah Michelle Gellar — All My Children, 1993-1995
Marisa Tomei — As the World Turns, 1983-1985
Laurence Fishburne — One Life to Live, 1973-1976
Demi Moore — General Hospital, 1982-1984
Morgan Freeman — Ryan’s Hope, 1981
Susan Sarandon — A World Apart, 1970-1971
Margot Robbie — Neighbours, 2008-2011
Jensen Ackles — Days of Our Lives, 1997–2000
Do you remember other actors and actresses that started their careers in TV series?