Daytime Confidential Hot 100 of 2009
No. 100: Brittany Underwood, One Life to Live (Debut)
Welcome to the 2nd Annual Daytime Confidential Hot 100. Over the past year Daytime Confidential has been tracking who you, the readers, are most interested in through your clicks on the website. Throughout the year, we have published the names of the Top 20 current and former daytime stars and celebrities in our monthly Daytime Confidential Top 20 ranking. With 2010 almost upon us, it is time to reveal who the Hot 100 stars are, and where they ranked.
Thirty-six stars who earned a spot in the 2008 Daytime Confidential Hot 100 fell off the list in 2009 making room for newcomers to the list. Of the stars who have earned a Daytime Confidential Hot 100 ranking two years in a row, the actors with the highest jump in ranking rose 94 spots while the actor or actress with the biggest drop in ranking fell 77.
The names of each current and former soap star that appears on the list are credited to the soap on which the most recently appeared. The Young and the Restless and General Hospital tied with the most number of stars on the list with 18 stars a piece.
No. 99: Josh Duhamel, f. All My Children (Down 25)
No. 98: Carolyn Hinsey, Journalist (Down 35)
No. 97: Melissa Archer, One Life to Live (Down 54)
No. 96: Jackie Zeman, General Hospital (Debut)