Soap Opera’s 10 Most Iconic Moments
Every soap opera fan has their favorites, whether its a show, couple or character. They also have favorite moments of daytime drama past and boy, there are plenty of memories and storylines to choose from! There are so many scenes that are forever etched in the minds of any avid soap fan — here’s a look at 10 of the most iconic moments in soap opera history.
10. Days’ Marlena Has The Devil Inside
Whether you watch Days of Our Lives (DOOL) or not, fans and non-fans alike are aware of that time when Marlena was possessed by the Devil. In the early 1990s, DOOL fans will remember creepy images of Marlena’s haunting green eyes, levitating from her bed, and that crazy voice! Her better half, John Black, was able to rid her of her demons (literally) thanks to some past experiences as a priest. It’s safe to say this storyline is forever etched in our memories as one of the most iconic moments in soap history.
9. GH’s Bobbie And Tony Lose A Child
Who could ever forget the devastating moment in 1994 when Bobbie and Tony lost their little girl, B.J. on General Hospital (GH). She was a victim of a bus accident and her heart was given to save Felicia’s daughter (B.J.’s cousin), a then-young Maxie Jones. The story was heart-wrenching and offered some insight on every parent’s worst nightmare: sending their child to school and them not coming back alive.