Most Beautiful Soap Actresses

by kandace-myers | created - 05 Jan 2013 | updated - 05 Jan 2013 | Public

1. Rebecca Budig

Actress | General Hospital

Rebecca Budig was born on June 26, 1973 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Rebecca Jo Budig. She is an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), All My Children (1970) and Getaway (2013). She has been married to Michael Benson since 2012. They have one child. She was previously married to Bob Guiney and...

2. Bobbie Eakes

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Bobbie Eakes was born on July 25, 1961 in Warner Robins, Georgia, USA as Bobbie Diane Eakes. She is an actress, known for The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), All My Children (1970) and Sordid Lives (2000). She has been married to David Steen since July 25, 1992.

3. Cady McClain

Actress | All My Children

Cady's documentary "Seeing is Believing: Women Direct" won the Audience Award for Best Feature at the SOHO International Film Festival in NYC. The short version won a Jury Award in the Best Documentary category at the Newport Beach Film Festival.

Other directing recognitions include Best Comedy/...

4. Alicia Minshew

Actress | All My Children

Alicia Minshew was born on May 28, 1974 in Plantation, Florida, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for All My Children (1970), Desires of the Heart (2013) and One Life to Live (1968). She has been married to Richie Herschenfeld since October 26, 2008. They have one child.

5. Chrishell Hartley

Actress | All My Children

Chrishell Hartley was born on July 21, 1981 in Draffenville, Kentucky, USA as Terrina Chrishell Stause. She is an actress and writer, known for All My Children (1970), Days of Our Lives (1965) and The Young and the Restless (1973). She has been married to Justin Hartley since October 28, 2017.

6. Alexa Havins

Actress | The Astronaut Wives Club

Alexa Havins was born on November 16, 1980 in Artesia, New Mexico, USA as Alexa Carole Havins. She is an actress, known for The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), Torchwood (2006) and Proxy (2013). She has been married to Justin Bruening since June 5, 2005. They have one child.

7. Shannon Kane

Actress | Brooklyn's Finest

Shannon Kane is an actress, known for Brooklyn's Finest (2009), The Collection (2012) and Blood and Bone (2009).

8. Eden Riegel

Actress | Year One

Eden Sonja Jane Riegel was born in Washington, D.C. Her parents are Kurt and Lenore and her older siblings are Tatiana S. Riegel and Sam Riegel. She grew up outside of the Washington, D.C. area in a Virginia suburb. As a child, she first got the urge to perform while watching her brother perform ...

9. Natalia Cigliuti

Actress | G.I. Joe: Renegades

Natalia, a native of Uruguay, spent her young childhood in the small South American country, before coming to New York as a first-generation American. A native Spanish speaker, she learned English in school, and was later discovered by a talent agent at her school's fashion show. The Raising the Bar...

10. Kristen Alderson

Actress | One Life to Live

Kristen Alderson was born on May 29, 1991 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for One Life to Live (1968), General Hospital (1963) and TMI Hollywood (2012).

11. Julie Berman

Actress | Casual

Julie Berman was born on November 3, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Julie Marie Berman. She is an actress, known for Casual (2015), Chicago Med (2015) and Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016). She has been married to Michael Grady since August 15, 2008.

12. Nancy Lee Grahn

Actress | General Hospital

Nancy Lee Grahn was born on April 28, 1956 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for General Hospital (1963), Santa Barbara (1984) and Magnum, P.I. (1980).

13. Finola Hughes

Actress | Like Crazy

Finola Hughes was born in London. She studied at Arts Educational Schools and began her career in the Northern Ballet Company, after winning the Markova award. She went on to work in the West End, in the original cast of "Cats" and continued working with Andrew Lloyd Webber in "Song & Dance". After...

14. Lisa LoCicero

Actress | Rush Hour 2

Lisa LoCicero was born on April 18, 1970 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA. She is an actress, known for Rush Hour 2 (2001), General Hospital (1963) and The Family Man (2000). She has been married to Michael Patrick Jann since April 22, 2007. They have two children.

15. Kelly Monaco

Actress | General Hospital

An active athlete, Kelly Marie Monaco grew up on the East Coast, where she participated in soccer, swimming, track and softball, among other sports. After the last of five girls was born, her family decided to move from the bustling city of Philadelphia to the more peaceful environment of the ...

16. Kirsten Storms

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Kirsten Storms was born on April 8, 1984 in Orlando, Florida, USA as Kirsten Renee Storms. She is an actress, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century (1999) and General Hospital (1963). She was previously married to Brandon Barash.

17. Kelly Sullivan

Actress | Too Close to Home

Kelly Sullivan was born on February 3, 1978 in Puyallup, Washington, USA. She is an actress, known for Too Close to Home (2016), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013) and Henry Danger (2014).

18. Laura Wright

Actress | General Hospital

Laura Wright was born on September 11, 1970 in Clinton, Maryland, USA as Laura Alice Sisk. She is an actress and producer, known for General Hospital (1963), Guiding Light (1952) and Joy (2015). She was previously married to John Wright.

19. Lynn Herring

Actress | General Hospital

Lynn Herring was born on September 22, 1958 in Enid, Oklahoma, USA as Sheryl Lynn Herring. She is an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Port Charles (1997) and As the World Turns (1956). She has been married to Wayne Northrop since May 9, 1981. They have two children.

20. Kimberly McCullough

Director | Pretty Little Liars

Kimberly McCullough has been a working actor since the tender age of seven months. She made her first TV appearance in a diaper commercial opposite 'Juliet Mills'. She attended NYU's Tisch School for the Arts in 1996-97. McCullough's mother, a dance instructor, fostered her daughter's love of dance...

21. Tamara Braun

Actress | General Hospital

Tamara Braun was born on April 18, 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Tamara Eve Braun. She is an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Days of Our Lives (1965) and Little Chenier (2006).

22. Sarah Brown

Actress | General Hospital

Three-time Emmy-winning actress Sarah Brown began her acting career at the prestigious Los Angeles High School for the Performing Arts. On her nineteenth birthday, Sarah began her professional acting career when she was chosen as the series lead on the popular children's series V.R. Troopers (1994)...

23. Julie Pinson

Actress | As the World Turns

Julie Pinson was born on November 7, 1967 in Fremont, California, USA as Julie Mel Pinson. She is known for her work on As the World Turns (1956), Port Charles (1997) and Days of Our Lives (1965). She has been married to Billy Warlock since August 26, 2006.

24. Rebecca Staab

Actress | Somewhere Between

Rebecca Staab was born in Hays, Kansas and grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. Excelling in academics, Rebecca had a 4.0 GPA in both high school and college, and placed as the top sixth finalist in the Miss USA pageant as Miss Nebraska.

Rebecca is currently shooting the new ABC thriller series "Somewhere ...

25. Sharon Case

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Sharon Case was born on February 9, 1971 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. She is known for her work on The Young and the Restless (1973), Diplomatic Immunity (1991) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990). She was previously married to Sandy Corzine.

26. Amelia Heinle

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Amelia Heinle was born on March 17, 1973 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA as Amelia March Heinle. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), The Limey (1999) and Loving (1983). She has been married to Thad Luckinbill since March 3, 2007. They have two children. She was previously ...

27. Melissa Claire Egan

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Melissa Claire Egan was born on September 28, 1981 in Pound Ridge, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), All My Children (1970) and Criminal Minds (2005). She has been married to Matt Katrosar since July 26, 2014.

28. Elizabeth Hendrickson

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Elizabeth Hendrickson was born on July 3, 1979 in Northport, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), All My Children (1970) and Casual (2015).

29. Michelle Stafford

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Two-time Emmy (R) Award-winning actress Michelle Stafford stars in the #1-rated The Young and the Restless (1973), viewed by more than 20 million people every day in some 20 countries worldwide. Michelle joined the cast of "The Young and the Restless" in 1994 and has since developed her role of "...

30. Christel Khalil

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Christel Khalil was born on November 30, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Christel Adnana Khalil. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), W.I.T.C.H. (2004) and Matilda (1996). She was previously married to Stephen Hensley.

31. Emme Rylan

Actress | Bring It On: All or Nothing

Emme Rylan was born on November 4, 1980 in Providence, North Carolina, USA as Marcy Faith Behrens. She is an actress and producer, known for Bring It On: All or Nothing (2006), Shevenge (2015) and Impulse Black (2011).

32. Melissa Archer

Actress | One Life to Live

Melissa Archer was born on December 2, 1979 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Melissa Jean Archer. She is an actress and producer, known for One Life to Live (1968), Days of Our Lives (1965) and South32 (2016). She was previously married to Glenn Angelino.

33. Kassie Wesley DePaiva

Actress | Evil Dead II

Kassie Wesley DePaiva was born on March 21, 1961 in Morganfield, Kentucky, USA as Katherine Virginia Wesley. She is an actress and producer, known for Evil Dead II (1987), One Life to Live (1968) and General Hospital (1963). She has been married to James DePaiva since May 31, 1996. They have one ...

34. Farah Fath

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Farah LeeAllen Fath was born in Lexington, Kentucky on May 1st, 1984. When she was only five, she decided to start a career in show-business. After finding success as a child model, she turned her attention to acting and at the age of 15 nabbed her first audition for the role of Mimi Lockhart on ...

35. Florencia Lozano

Actress | One Life to Live

Florencia is most thankful that her parents moved to the United States from Argentina because she's "had so many opportunities having been born and raised here." Playing the witty, intelligent, hard as nails attorney Tèa Delgado is Florencia's first television series. She has acted in regional ...

36. Bree Williamson

Actress | One Life to Live

Bree Williamson was born on December 28, 1979 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for One Life to Live (1968), A Beginner's Guide to Snuff (2016) and Haven (2010). She has been married to Michael Roberts since 2008. They have one child. She was previously married to Josh Evans.

37. Brittany Underwood

Actress | One Life to Live

Brittany Underwood was born on July 6, 1988 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for One Life to Live (1968), Hollywood Heights (2012) and Game Change (2012).

38. Melissa Fumero

Actress | I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell

Melissa Fumero was born on August 19, 1982 in Lyndhurst, New Jersey, USA as Melissa Gallo. She is an actress, known for I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (2009), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013) and One Life to Live (1968). She has been married to David Fumero since December 9, 2007. They have one child.

39. Crystal Hunt

Actress | Hilton Head Island

Crystal Hunt was born on February 5, 1985 in Clearwater, Florida, USA as Crystal Clarese Hunt. She is an actress and producer, known for Hilton Head Island (2017), Magic Mike XXL (2015) and Sydney White (2007).

40. Kristian Alfonso

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Kristian Alfonso was born on September 5, 1963 in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA as Kristian-Joy Alfonso. She is an actress, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Army of One (1993) and Friends (1994). She has been married to Danny Daggenhurst since October 6, 2001. They have one child. She was ...

41. Nadia Bjorlin

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Nadia Bjorlin was born the fifth out of six children. Her parents Ulf Björlin (a Swedish conductor and composer, known to be the worlds most active opera composer during the 20th century) and Fary Bjorlin. Her siblings are Katja, Kaj, Kamilla, Ulf J:r and Jean Paul. (Each sibling have a history of ...

42. Melissa Reeves

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Melissa Reeves was born on March 14, 1967 in Eatontown, New Jersey, USA as Melissa Brennan. She is an actress, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Santa Barbara (1984) and Highway to Heaven (1984). She has been married to Scott Reeves since March 23, 1990. They have two children.

43. Alison Sweeney

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Alison Sweeney was born on September 19, 1976 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Alison Jane Sweeney. She is an actress and director, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Murder, She Baked: A Chocolate Chip Cookie Mystery (2015) and A Cow Walks Into a Bar (2004). She has been married to David Alan ...

44. Arianne Zucker

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Arianne was born in Northridge, California, but was raised in Chatsworth. She has modeled before in Japan and Australia. She has appeared in several TV commercials. She is also into theater and singing.

45. Jennifer Gareis

Actress | Miss Congeniality

Jennifer Gareis was born on August 1, 1970 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Miss Congeniality (2000), The 6th Day (2000) and Gangland (2001). She has been married to Bobby Ghassemieh since March 7, 2010. They have two children.

46. Linsey Godfrey

Actress | The House Bunny

Born and raised in Stuart, Florida, Godfrey started acting in high school and was quickly signed up by a talent agency. In 2005, she moved to Los Angeles to try her luck auditioning. One of her first parts was a recurring role on the TV show Surface (2005). Godfrey's career came to a sudden halt ...

47. Katherine Kelly Lang

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Katherine Kelly Lang is one of three children in a show business family. Her parents are Olympic long-jump skier Keith Wegeman and actress Judy Lang; her grandfather was Academy Award-winning cinematographer Charles Lang. Born and raised in Hollywood, California, Lang graduated from Beverly Hills ...

48. Heather Tom

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Five-time Emmy Award winning actress Heather Tom (Victoria Newman on the The Young and the Restless (1973)) is one of the most talented and promising young actresses working in Hollywood today. She possesses beauty, brains, talent and a passion for acting.

When Heather was only 16, she won an Emmy ...

49. Hunter Tylo

Actress | Longshot

Born Deborah Jo Hunter in Fort Worth, the native Texan is an accomplished equestrian with a degree in pre-med from Fordham University in New York. She was a top fashion model in the seventies and eighties, and began her acting career in Dallas, Texas doing plays such as "Vanities", "The ...

50. Jacqueline MacInnes Wood

Actress | Final Destination 5

Jacqueline MacInnes Wood was born on April 17, 1987 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for Final Destination 5 (2011), Arrow (2012) and The Bold and the Beautiful (1987).

51. Crystal Chappell

Actress | Venice the Series

Crystal Chappell was born on August 4, 1965 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Venice the Series (2009), Guiding Light (1952) and Days of Our Lives (1965). She has been married to Michael Sabatino since January 6, 1997. They have two children. She was ...

52. Ashley Jones

Actress | Old School

Ashley Jones was born on September 3, 1976 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Ashley Aubra Jones. She is an actress and producer, known for Old School (2003), The Young and the Restless (1973) and The Bold and the Beautiful (1987). She has been married to Joel Henricks since January 2016. They have one ...

53. Lesli Kay

Actress | As the World Turns

Lesli Kay is an American actress best known for her character Molly Conlon McKinnon on As the World Turns, who she won an Emmy for in 2001. She relocated to Los Angeles in 2004 by using General Hospital as a means to get there. After a 1 year contract as Lois Cerullo on General Hospital, Lesli went...

54. Tracey E. Bregman

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Tracey E. Bregman was born on May 29, 1963 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany as Tracy Elizabeth Bregman. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) and Days of Our Lives (1965). She was previously married to Ronald Recht.

55. Sydney Penny

Actress | Pale Rider

Sydney Penny is probably best known for playing "Julia Santos" on ABC Television's daytime drama, All My Children (1970). She made her first appearance on the soap opera in September 1993. She received critical acclaim for her performance as young "Meggie" in the hit ABC miniseries, The Thorn Birds...