Character on 'One Life to Live':
Date of First Appearance on OLTL:
Date of Birth and Location:
Richard Hogan (1983-1985, divorced)
Ben Luckinbill (born 1975)
Interesting Facts About Robin Strasser:
Awards and Filmography:
The Shadow Box
Tale of the Allergist’s Wife
Another World – Rachel Davis Matthews, 1967-1972
One Life to Live – Dr. Dorian Lord, 1979-1987; 1993-2000; 2003 – Present day
All My Children – Dr. Christina Karras Martin, 1976-1979
Passions – 300 year-old witch Hecuba, 2000-2002
Dharma & Greg
Dear John, Murder She Wrote, The Young Riders, China Beach, Highway To Heaven, Murphy Brown, and MacGyver
She is active in fundraising for The Actor’s Fund, NYC Blood center and Telicare, and Broadway Cares Equity/Fights AIDS. She is a spokesperson for the Osteoporosis Foundation and is on the advisory board for the American Menopause Foundation.
Robin was made Dame of the Imperial Court of New York in March 2007 and was an Honorary Chair of the Imperial Court of New York’s Annual Charity Coronation Ball “Night of A Thousand Gowns” in March of 2009. She attended “Night of A Thousand Gowns” in 2008.
Profile and Biography of Robin Strasser:
Ms. Strasser appeared in numerous television shows, miniseries and soap operas during her 40-plus year acting career. She is especially known for her award-winning portrayal of Dr. Dorian Lord on One Life to Live. Her most memorable scenes were with Stephen Markle who played her husband, Mel. (This storyline was the most loved in OLTL history!)
During Ms. Strasser’s many acquired accomplishments, she is also a founding member of the American Conservatory Threatre. She worked with the Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Café La Mama, The Mark Tapper Forum, The Papermill Playhouse and the Playwrights Horizons. She has many outside interests including charity work and fundraising. She successfully renovates several houses and apartments in her spare time and as a certified yoga instructor, she assists women in health and lifestyle changes.
Ms. Strasser resides in Manhattan with her two dogs, Roc-qui and Bisou.