Thats the advice of veteran soap star Cameron Mathison, who plays Ryan Lavery on All My Children, and hosts the upcoming SOAPnet reality series, I Wanna Be A Soap Star.
His character has been engaged five times, married three times and had his first wife shot in the head and her heart cut out for a donor but that kind of behavior wont help an aspiring daytime drama star.
As Mathison puts it, If my personality was as out there as my characters, they would have fired me long ago.
Hopefully, he wont have to deal with daytime divas among the 12 finalists on I Wanna Be A Soap Star, which premieres June 23.
And the chances are good Mathison wont because, he says, the soap opera super fans and the super conniving types didnt make it through the casting process.
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