Who was the first black soap opera star? Ellen Virginia Holly is an American actress. Beginning her career on stage in the late 1950s, Holly is perhaps best known for her role as Carla Gray–Hall on the ABC daytime soap opera One Life to Live (1968–80; 1983–85). Holly is noted as the first African American to appear on daytime television in a leading role.
What is the name of the black soap opera?
Who is the most famous soap opera star?
|2||June Spencer||1950–1954, 1961–2022|
|4||William Roache||1960–2013, 2014–present|
What is the most popular American soap opera?
- Search for Tomorrow 16.1 (Current record for daytime soap ratings)
- Love of Life 15.1.
- Hawkins Falls 13.7.
- The Guiding Light 11.3.