Jill Larson
Jill Larson as Opal
All My Children
Portrayed by: Dorothy Lyman (1981-1983)
Jill Larson (1989-2011 & 2013)
Duration: 1981-1983, 1989-2011 & 2013
First appearance: 1981
Last appearance: September 2, 2013
Cause/reason: Series finale
Created by: Agnes Nixon
Gender: Female
Occupation: Volunteer at Pine Valley Hospital
Residence: Pine Valley, Pennsylvania
Parents: Unknown man (father, deceased)
Unknown woman (mother, deceased)
Siblings: None/unknown
Marital status: Single
Past marriage(s): Ray Gardner (divorced; 19??-19??)
Ralph Purdy (dissolved; 1982-1989)
Palmer Cortlandt (divorced; 1991-1999)
Children: Tad Martin (son, with Ray) {given up for adoption}
Adrian Sword (son, with Frank)
Jenny Gardner (daughter, with Ray, deceased)
Pete Cortlandt (son, with Palmer)
Grandchildren: Jamie Martin (grandson, via Tad)
Damon Miller (grandson, via Tad)
Bess Martin (granddaughter, via Tad, deceased)
Kathy Martin (granddaughter, via Tad)
Jenny Martin (granddaughter, via Tad)
Romances: Frank Dawson (affair/lovers; 19??)
Langley Wallingford (affair/lovers; 1984, deceased)
Sam Brady (dated; 1989)
Hank Pelham (dated; 1990)
Del Henry (dated; 2005)
Sam Brady (dated; 2011-2012)
Opal (formerly Gardner, Purdy & Cortlandt) is a fictional character on the ABC daytime soap opera All My Children.

Actress History:Edit

  • Dorothy Lyman (1981-1984)
  • Jill Larson (05/1989-05/2006, 12/2009-09/2011 & 04/2013-09/2013; contract & 06/2006-12/2009; recurring)

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