All My Children's Superstar Alumni

Before the lights go out on the ABC soap, see the A-listers – Amanda Seyfried! Josh Duhamel! Kelly Ripa! – who got their first big break on AMC

SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR

No wonder vampires were no match for Buffy! As Erica Kane's scheming daughter Kendall, Gellar, 16, wrongfully accused a stable boy of rape, left her little sister locked in a crypt and tried to seduce her stepfather. She even faked her own suicide attempt! Check out Gellar in action in the role that won her a Daytime Emmy in 1995.