As four former Salemites return over the
next few months, take a look back at the debut scenes of Wally
Kurth (Justin), Crystal Chappell (Carly), Michael Sabatino (Lawrence) and
Louise Sorel (Vivian).
Episode # 5411 (February 3, 1987): Before leaving Paris, Justin
Kiriakis (Wally Kurth) has some fun with a French Woman (Jennifer
6277 (June 12, 1990): Carly Manning (Crystal Chappell) joins Justin
Kiriakis (Wally Kurth) and Adrienne Kiriakis (Judi Evans) on a topless beach in
Tahiti. Carly tries to help Justin when he gets stung by a sea urchin, but
he has a hard time believing she's a real doctor.
Episode # 6353 (September 28, 1990): Although Lawrence Alamain's
voice was heard on several episodes since September 11, 1990, this was the
first time his face was revealed on air. In the scene, Victor Kiriakis (John
Aniston) warns Lawrence (Michael Sabatino) that he needs to change his tactics
or he will be destroyed. However, Lawrence has a warning of his own for
Episode # 6716 (March 2,
1992): Vivian Alamain (Louise Sorel) arrives just in time to shoot and kill
Alfonse LeBeque (James Cooper), who was holding her nephew, Lawrence Alamain
(Michael Sabatino) at gunpoint. Her introduction as a comedic villainess is
immediate, as she tells Lawrence she's worried about how much it will cost to
get the blood out of the carpet. Arriving half-way though the scene is
Lawrence's assistant, Ivan Marais (Ivan G'Vera). This scene also marks the first
time Sorel and G'Vera appeared together, which they would continue doing for
eight years until leaving the series in February, 2000.