A career in soap operas can be tough and grinding and not always all that rewarding. But for stars who’ve stayed at it for the long haul, it can also be quite lucrative. Just ask the Young And The Restless’ (Y&R) Eric Braeden, the Bold And The Beautiful’s (B&B) Katherine Kelly Lang, Days Of Our Lives’ (DOOL) Deirdre Hall and General Hospital’s (GH) Finola Hughes. The following are 12 of the wealthiest soap opera stars of 2020.
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12. Susan Seaforth Hayes – DOOL
Susan Seaforth Hayes, who plays Julie Williams on DOOL, has amassed a small fortune during her 56-year soap opera career. She began acting in 1954 and her first soap appearance was on the black and white sudser The Young Marrieds in 1964. Hayes landed the role of Julie in 1968 and hasn’t looked back since.