John Callahan, a cleaning soap opera veteran with roles on All My Kids and Days of Our Lives, died Saturday morning, in line with his former spouse and co-star Eva LaRue. He was 66.
“Wing You to Your Relaxation my Pricey Buddy. Your larger than life, gregarious persona will depart a gap in our hearts without end. We’re devastated-My nice pal, co father or mother companion, and loving father to Kaya,” LaRue shared on Instagram. “You gave the most effective, most fantastically written tributes, and I’m at an entire loss for phrases proper now for you. I hope Heaven has baseball and that your staff at all times wins! The Yankees has simply misplaced their largest fan.”
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May Flights of Angels Wing You to Your Rest my Dear Friend. Your bigger than life, gregarious personality will leave a hole in our hearts forever. We are devastated-My great friend, co parent partner, and loving father to Kaya. That big belly laugh, bear hugs, bad puns, ability to harmonize to any song, great kitchen table singing-fests, and two steppin bad ass! “Johnny Numbers”, my All My Children soap stud, the great time keeper, Beatles fanatic ( I wish to God we could go back to “Yesterday”)… Kaya and I are beyond broken hearted, so stunned, sorry that my thoughts are a mess. You gave the best most beautifully written tributes, and I am at a complete loss for words right now for you. I hope Heaven has baseball and that your team always wins! The Yankees has just lost their biggest Fan. ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
LaRue, a fellow All My Kids alum, was married to Callahan from 1996-2005.
Callahan was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1953. He started his showbiz profession in 1982 with a bit half as a reporter on an episode of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. He continued to safe small components on tv sequence earlier than touchdown a recurring position on Falcon Crest as Eric Stavros from 1986-88.
He performed Edmund Gray on All My Kids from 1992 to 2006, and likewise had roles on Days of Our Lives, Basic Hospital, Santa Barbara, Determined Housewives, Watch Over Me and The Bay.
In keeping with Callahan’s IMDb web page, he only in the near past accomplished a job within the Michael Satchell movie Loyalty.
The Daytime Emmys posted a tribute to Callahan on Twitter Saturday afternoon, writing: “We’re devastated to share that John Callahan handed away earlier at the moment. Sending our deepest condolences to Eva La Rue and all his family members Folded fingers.”