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  • At 13, won a gold medal in figure skating at the Junior Olympics.
  • Was on the cover of more than 30 magazines, including Vogue, by age 15.
  • Made her small-screen debut in the 1981 TV-movie The Star Maker.
  • First series-regular role was Pilar Ortega Cumson on prime-time soap Falcon Crest.
  • Released a clothing line, Hope by Kristian Alfonso, in 2006.
  • Best known for her portrayal of Hope Williams Brady on daytime soap Days of Our Lives.


  • Gino Alfonso — Father
  • Eugene "Gino" William Alfonso Macauley — Son
  • Spartan Daggenhurst — Stepson
  • Jack Daggenhurst — Son
  • Simon Macauley — Ex-husband
  • Danny Daggenhurst — Husband
  • Lisa Alfonso — Sister
  • Joanne Alfonso — Mother

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  • Birth Name: Kristian-Joy Alfonso
  • Birth Place: Brockton, MA
  • Profession: Actor

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