"On Whitman Avenue" (1946)
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Donald Hastings | C.C. Matthews
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
About his first teacher, Sister Loretta St. Claire: "She was sensational. Then, when I was fifteen, I went back to my father's old parish for a bazaar and a nun came up to me and said "You're Donald Hastings." It was Sister Loretta. She hadn't seen me for nine years and she recognized me.
Held the record for longest-serving actor on a television serial for many years.William Roache
, who plays Ken Barlow on the British soap Coronation Street
(1960) was widely believed to be the record-holder, but Don Hastings had portrayed Bob Hughes in As the World Turns
(1956) for two months longer than Roache has played Ken. However, since As the World Turns
(1956) was canceled in September 2010...