Guiding Light was honored last night at the Paley Center for Broadcasting in New York and several of the key members of the cast were present including: Bradley Cole, Grant Aleksander, Kim Zimmer, Kurt McKinney, Maeve Kincaid, Liz Keifer and more. The event honored the amazing run, longevity and what the soaps has meant to soap many fans of multi-generations. We Love Soaps, was in attendance in the Big Apple and posted these comments from the audience and the event:
When asked about the 80s:
Kim Zimmer: Big hair, big earrings, big shoulder pads…
Grant Aleksander: And then there were the ladies.
On Rick Bauer:
Michael O’Leary: “[Rick has been] rejected by a rainbow coalition of ladies.”
What did she like about the new production model:
Ellen Wheeler: “It kept us on the air and bought ourselves a year and a half.”