Character on 'One Life to Live':
Date of First Appearance on OLTL:
Date of Birth and Location:
Martial Status and Children:
Julian (born July 1992) and Claudette (born April 2002)
Interesting Facts for Roger Howarth:
- Roger’s father wrote plays.
- He performed in his first play at the age of seven in The Grand Duke.
- He joined his high school drama department and performed in several plays.
- He was active in soccer until the age of 19 playing in countries with the Puma Shoes U.S. National Soccer Team.
- Howarth appeared in several TV shows and theatre plays but returned to OLTL.
Guiding Light… Jory Andros, 1992
Loving… Kent Winslow, 1992
ONE LIFE TO LIVE… Todd Manning, Jr., 1992-2003; 2011-Present
Diagnosis Murder… Kip Hicks, 1996
Prey… Randall Lynch (4 episodes), 1998
Dawson’s Creek… Professor Greg Hetson, 2002-2003
As the World Turns… Paul Ryan, 2003-2010
Theatre and Broadway:
Henry IV… 1998
You Touched Me…1998
The Lion In Winter… 1999
Awards and Nominations:
Soap Opera Digest… Outstanding Villain, 1994, 2001, 2003, 2005 (Nominated)
Daytime Emmy Award… Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, 1995, 2002, 2004, 2005 (Nominated)
Soap Opera Digest… Outstanding Younger Lead Actor, 1995, 1998 (won)
Biography and Credits for Roger Howarth:
Mr. Howarth was discovered in a nationwide talent search and won the role of Kent Winslow in the daytime drama, LOVING. After the short-lived series ended, he was cast in GUIDING LIGHT and later on ONE LIFE TO LIVE as Todd Manning. He portrayed the character from 1992-1995. After leaving the show to pursue four episodes of the sci-fi series, PREY cast as Randall Lynch, Howarth returned to OLTL then left again in 1998. He starred in Broadway in several plays. Most notably alongside Stockard Channing and Laurence Fishburne in THE LION IN WINTER. Roger appeared in many television series such as DAWSON'S CREEK and DIAGNOSIS MURDER.
Roger won many awards for his powerful performance on OLTL, making him an iconic villain. His character’s interaction with Kassie DePaiva's Blair Cramer Manning storyline won the hearts of his fans.
Howarth met his wife, actress Cari Stahler while both were starving actors. They went to Coney Island on their first date and later fell in love. Howarth married her and they have two children, Julian and Claudette.