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Here’s another I accidentally stumbled upon...


Search For Tomorrow - Millie Taggart (1940) playing Janet Collins, mother to Liza Walton (Meg Bennett (1948), and Sherry Mathis (1949)). So only 8-9 years difference! And it particularly struck me with Taggart and Mathis.

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On Love of Life Bruce Sterling (Ron Tomme) was father to 2 children Barabara and Alan.

Ron was 10 years older than Lee Lawson (Barbara)  and 7 years older than Dennis Cooney (Alan).

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On 6/4/2020 at 6:03 PM, SoapDope said:

Inspired by the late in life pregnancy thread. What are some of the ridiculous casting choices where a kid has been aged and the actor(s) is too young in reality to be their parent(s) ? 


Too many to count. Seriously, did anyone buy AW's Sandra Ferguson (now Robinson) and Alicia Leigh Willis (Amanda and Alli) as mother and daughter? I think there was a decade between them, if that. 

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2 minutes ago, WebberFan said:

NuJordan and NuTJ on GH. She's 28 and he's 24.

Ok, now THAT’S embarrassing, but good on Briana. She definitely has an older aura.

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