Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady)

Birthplace: Brockton, Massachusetts.
Birthday: September 5, 1963.

Personal: Husband: attorney Richard Geoffrey "Danny" Daggenhurst (10/6/01). 2 sons: Jack (7/18/02) and, from a previous marriage to Simon Macauley: Gino William (10/2/90). 1 stepson: Spartan (born 7/21/93). Junior Olympics figure skater; model. Has a jewelry collection available at HopeFaithMiracles.com as well as a clothing line.
Filmography: TV Series: "Falcon Crest" (Pilar Ortega: 1988-1990), "Love Stories" (hostess: 1991), "Melrose Place" (Lauren Eskridge: 1993-1994). TV Appearances: "Amazing Stories", "Who's the Boss?", "Full House", "Murder, She Wrote", "MacGyver", "Baywatch", "Burke's Law", "steve.oedekerk.com", "Candid Camera", "Friends", "Secret Lives", "30 Rock." TV Movies: "The Star Maker", "Out of Time", "Blindfold: Acts of Obsession", "What Happened to Bobby Earl?" Movies: "Army of One", "In the Kingdom of the Blind", "Day of Redemption."
Awards: Daytime Emmy nomination (younger actress, 1985). 4 SOD Awards (female newcomer, 1984; hottest female, 1999; couple, 2001,2003). 5 SOD nominations (lead actress, 1984,1985; supercouple, 1986; hottest female, 1996; favorite actress, 2000). 3 SOU Awards (best Days actress, 1996, 1997; best couple, 1997).
Days Airdates: April 14, 1983-April 20, 1987; April 27, 1990-August 3, 1990; May 6, 1994-Present. Also appeared as Gina VonAmberg from December 1, 1998-December 13, 2001.
 

 

Shawn Christian (Dr. Daniel Jonas)

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Birthday: December 18, 1965.


Personal: Wife: Deborah Quinn (married 5/18/96). One son, Kameron (born July, 2000). One stepdaughter: Taylor Quinn Cole (born 4/29/84).
Filmography: TV Series: "As the World Turns" (Mike Kasnoff: 1994-1997), "Wind on Water" (Val Poole: 1998), "One Life to Live" (Ross Rayburn: 2002), "Birds of Prey" (Wade Brixton: 2002-2003), "Summerland" (Johnny Durant: 2004-2005). TV Appearances: "Pacific Palisades", "Ellen", "Step By Step", "Charmed", "Beverly Hills, 90210", "CSI", "Crossing Jordan", "Spin City", "Friends", "Becker", "Boston Legal", "CSI: NY", "Will & Grace", "CSI: Miami", "Las Vegas", "Ghost Whisperer", "Shark." TV Movies: "Undercover Christmas", "Murder in the Hamptons", "Secrets of the Mountain." Movies: "Tremors 3", "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover", "For Your Consideration", "Killer Moves", "Meet Dave", "Mating Dance", "Small Town Saturday Night."
Awards: SOD nomination (hottest male star, 1996, as Mike Kasnoff "As the World Turns").
Days Airdates: March 4, 2008-Present.




Daniel Cosgrove (Aiden Jennings)

Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut.
Birthday: December 16, 1970.


Personal: Wife: Marie (married 10/18/97). Four children: Lily (born 2000), Esme Rose (1/16/2003), Ruby Willow (8/27/2005), Finnian Jack (3/4/2009).
Filmography: TV Series: "All My Children" (Scott Chandler: 1996-1998, 2010-2011), "Beverly Hills, 90210" (Matt Durning: 1998-2000), "All Souls" (Dr. Brad Sterling: 2001), "Guiding Light" (Bill Lewis: 2002-2005, 2007-2009), "In Justice" (Jon Lemonick: 2006), "Dirty Sexy Money" (Freddy Mason: 2007), "As the World Turns" (Chris Hughes: 2010).TV Appearances: "The Forgotten", "The Good Wife", "Unforgettable", "Person of Interest." Movies: "The Object of My Affection", "Big Wind on Campus", "Valentine", "Van Wilder: Party Liaison", "Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life."
Awards: 2 Daytime Emmy nominations (supporting actor, 2008; lead actor, 2009).
Days Airdates: January 22, 2014-Present.



Eileen Davidson (Kristen DiMera)

Birthplace: Artesian, California
Birthday: June 15, 1959.


Personal: Husband: actor Vincent R. Van Patten (married 4/15/03). One boy, Jesse Thomas (born 5/20/03).
Filmography: TV Series: "Santa Barbara" (Kelly Capwell: 1991-1993), "The Young & the Restless"/"The Bold and the Beautiful" (Ashley Abbott: 1982-1988, 1999-2012, 2013-Present).
Awards: Daytime Emmy Award (lead actress, 2014); 2 Daytime Emmy nominations (lead actress, 1998, 2003); 5 SOD nominations (lead actress, 1986, 1997, 1998), (heroine, 1998), (return, 2000).
Days Airdates: May 17, 1993-April 24, 1998; October 11, 2012-December 3, 2013; July 28, 2014-Present. (Also appeared as Susan Banks, November 4, 1996-April 24, 1998, September 26, 2014-September 30, 2014; Sister Mary Moira Banks, June 6, 1997-April 23, 1998; Thomas Banks, December 19, 1997-December 24, 1997; and Penelope Banks, April 10, 1998-April 16, 1998).




Kassie DePaiva (Eve Larson)

Birthplace: Morganfield, Kentucky.
Birthday: March 21, 1961.

Personal: Husband: actor James DePaiva (married 5/31/96). One son: James Quentin (5/12/97). Stepdaughter: Dreama Marie. Maiden name: Wesley.
Filmography: TV Series: "Guiding Light" (Chelsea Reardon: 1986-1991); "One Life to Live/General Hospital" (Blair Cramer: 1993-2013). TV Appearances: "Time Trax", "Melrose Place", "Baywatch." Movies: "Evil Dead II."
Awards: Daytime Emmy nomination (lead actress, 2005); 4 Soap Opera Digest nominations (hottest female, 1998; lead actress, 2001, 2003, 2005).
Days Airdates: June 18, 2014-Present.





Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera)

Birthplace: Hennepin County, Minnesota.
Birthday: May 29, 1985.

Personal: Single. Was a financial analyst until 2013, when he started acting.
Filmography: TV Appearance: "Hawaii Five-0."
Days Airdates: September 12, 2014-Present.