DAYTIME TV
February 1997
1997 Soap Opera Almanac

Inside Front Cover: Full-Page Color Pinup of All My Children co-stars (1978)
Susan Lucci & Richard Shoberg

All soaps featured in comprehensive sections devoted to the original inspiration for the show, core families, memorable characters, most popular lovers, storyline history, actor bios and more with candid photos featuring

All My Children
Susan Lucci...Michael E. Knight...Ben Jorgensen...David Canary...Julia Barr...Ray MacDonnell...Eva LaRue...Walt Willey...Ruth Warrick...Lee Meriwether...Kelly Ripa...Michael Nader...Jill Larson...James Kiberd...Robin Mattson...Teresa Blake...Sydney Penny...Keith Hamilton Cobb...Louis Edmonds...Chris Bruno...Shane McDermott...Mark Consuelos...more

Another World
Victoria Wyndham...Joseph Barbara...Kale Browne...Robert Kelker-Kelly...Jensen Buchanan...Linda Dano...David Forsyth...Amy Carlson...Matt Crane...Robin Christopher...Anna Holbrook...Timothy Gibbs...Kevin McClatchy...Charles Keating...Judi Evans...Mark Pinter...Stephen Schnetzer...Dahlia Salem...Anna Stuart...Tom Eplin...more

As The World Turns
Eileen Fulton...Larry Bryggman...Shawn Christian...Ellen Dolan...Martha Byrne...Don Hastings...Jordana Brewster...Benjamin Hendrickson...Kathryn Hays...Scott Holmes...Elizabeth Hubbard...Kelley Menighan...Marie Masters...Anthony Herrera...Helen Wagner...Colleen Zenk Pinter...Patrick Tovatt...John Howard...Tom Wiggin...Ashley Williams...more

The Bold & The Beautiful
Susan Flannery...Tracey E. Bregman...Kimberlin Brown...Darlene Conley...Barbara Crampton...Ian Buchanan...Bobbie Eakes...Charles Grant...Daniel McVicar...Schae Harrison...Brent Jasmer...Ken Hanes...Katherine Kelly Lang...Ronn Moss...Brian Patrick Clarke...John McCook...Dylan Neal...Lindsay Price...Hunter Tylo...Jeff Trachta...more

Days Of Our Lives
Deidre Hall...John Aniston...Jaime Lyn Bauer...Jason Brooks...Tanya Boyd...Kristian Alfonso...Roark Critchlow...John Clarke...Peter Reckell...Bryan Dattilo...Ivan G'Vera...Christie Clark...Drake Hogestyn...Renee Jones...Thyme Lewis...Eileen Davidson...Krista Allen...Peggy McCay...Joseph Mascolo...Louise Sorel...Lauren Koslow...Mark Valley...Austin Peck...more

General Hospital Anthony Geary...Steve Burton...John Ingle...Anna Lee...Wally Kurth...Genie Francis...Jonathan Jackson...Matthew Ashford...Jon Lindstrom...Kristina Wagner...Rena Sofer...Joseph C. Phillips...Brad Maule...Ingo Rademacher...Senait Ashenafi...Vanessa Marcil...Kimberly McCullough...Stephen Nichols...Maurice Benard...Stuart Damon...more

Bonus Section: Soaps' Precious Memories
Mini-Articles and Full-Page Color Pinups featuring

  • Peter Reckell & Kristian Alfonso
  • Maitland Ward, Brent Jasmer & Lark Voorhies
  • Ricky Paull Goldin, Matt Crane & Alla Korot
  • Tricia Cast, Scott Reeves & Heather Tom

  • Erika Slezak & Jessica Tuck
  • Lauren Roman & Shane McDermott
  • Sharon Case, Judson Mills & Yvonne Perry
  • Krista Tesreau & Michael O'Leary

  • Larkin Malloy, Susan Lucci & Walt Willey
  • Antonio Sabato Jr., Cari Shayne & Steve Burton
  • Susan Batten & James DePaiva
  • Deidre Hall & Drake Hogestyn

  • Philip Anthony & Carlotta Chang
  • Stuart Damon & Lynn Herring
  • Tamara Tunie, Michael Swan & Margaret Reed
  • Lauralee Bell & Thom Bierdz

Guiding Light
Justin Deas...Grant Aleksander...Marj Dusay...Frank Dicopoulos...Maureen Garrett...Jay Hammer...Melissa Hayden...Michael Tylo...Elizabeth Keifer...Rebecca Budig...Sharon Leal...Kurt McKinney...Wendy Moniz...Robert Newman...Ron Raines...Kevin Mambo...Jennifer Roszell...Michael O'Leary...Jerry ver Dorn...Cynthia Watros...more

One Life To Live
Erika Slezak...Laura Koffman...Crystal Chappell...Christopher Douglas...Clint Ritchie...Susan Haskell...Wortham Krimmer...Gina Tognoni...Nathan Fillion...Robin Strasser...Robert S. Woods...Kamar de los Reyes...Erin Torpey...Yorlin Madera...Hillary B. Smith...Kassie DePaiva...Timothy D. Stickney...John Loprieno...Phil Carey...more

Loving/The City
Jane Elliot...Joni Allen...Randolph Mantooth...Darnell Williams...Catherine Hickland...Maggie Rush...Roscoe Born...Joseph Sirola...Philip Brown...T.W. King...James Sioutis...Lisa LoCicero...Debbi Morgan...George Palermo...Laura Wright...Amy Van Horne...Corey Page

The Young & The Restless
Peter Bergman...Shari Shattuck...Lauralee Bell...Laura Bryan Birn...Sharon Case...Eric Braeden...Tricia Cast...Jeanne Cooper...John Castellanos...Michael Damian...Doug Davidson...Marla Adams...Heath Kizzier...Jerry Douglas...Grant Cramer...Beth Maitland...Shemar Moore...Kate Linder...Joshua Morrow...Melody Thomas Scott...more

Daytime Emmy Winners From 1971-1996

Soap Opera Graduate Hall Of Fame
You'll never believe who started on daytime; mini-articles & candid photos featuring
Judith Light...David Hasselhoff...Kyra Sedgwick...Tom Selleck...Meg Ryan...Kevin Bacon...Margaret Colin...Vivica A. Fox...Marisa Tomei...Michael Easton...Christopher Reeve

Gone But Not Forgotten - Cancelled Soaps

Fan Club Corner, Most Recasted Roles, Meanest Villains Ever, Birthdays

Rear Cover: Full-Page Color Pinup of Guiding Light co-stars
Kevin Mambo & Sharon Leal

... AND MUCH MORE!!!!

Ricky Paull Goldin, Matt Crane & Alla Korot (Dean, Matt and Jenna on Another World) Tamara Tunie, Michael Swan & Margaret Reed (Jessica, Duncan and Shannon on As The World Turns)

148-pages in VERY GOOD condition with no missing pages or rips or creases.