Kristian Alfonso Biography; Net Worth, Husband, Children, Movies And TV Shows

Kristian-Joy Alfonso is an American Actress, Fashion model, and former figure skater who is recognized for her portrayal of Hope Williams Brady on the NBC soap opera days of our lives.

Kristian Alfonso was born on September 5, 1963, in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA. She is an Italian-American whose grandparents hail from Sicily and Calabria. Her parents are known as Gino and Joanne. Kristian Alfonso has an elder sister known as Lisa.

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Kristian Alfonso was married to  Simon MacCauley and they stayed together from 1987 to 1991 before separating. Alfonso and Simon gave birth to a Son born in 1990. After several years of being a single mother, Alfonso decided to go into another marriage. She then got married for the second time to Danny Daggenhurst on October 6, 2001. Alfonso had two children with Danny.

Movies And TV Shows

Alfonso began her career as a figure skater and won a gold medal at the junior Olympic Figure skating championships. At the age of 13, she was involved in a deadly accident with tobogganing which ended her skating career. Alfonso began modeling by the time she was 15 and appeared on the cover of over 30 magazines including Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar. She first appeared on TV playing opposite Rock Hudson in the TV movie The Starmaker in 1981.

Kristian Alfonso’s career took off in April 1983 when she played the role of Hope Williams on the Soap opera Days of Our Lives. The character of hope was involved with a popular match with the Character of Bo Brady played by Peter Rockell.

Kristian Alfonso played so many roles in different movies since 1993. Her passion for film puts her at the forefront of other actresses where she lives her legacy for the young actresses to learn from. Below are some of the movies she featured:


  • Joshua Tree (1993)
  • In the kingdom of the blind, the one with one eye is king (1995)
  • Day of Redemption (2004)
  • Out of time (1988)
  • Murder on the Campus

TV shows

  • Days of our Lives (since 1965)
  • Falcon Crest (1981 – 1990)
  • The 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards
  • Love Stories


Kristian Alfonso was got married to his first husband Simon MacCauley from 1987 to 1991 before separating. She had a son, Gino MacCauley, with Simon before in 1990 before getting married again in 2001 to Danny Daggenhurst. Alfonso and his current husband, Danny gave birth to two sons, Jack Daggenhurst and Spartan Daggenhurst.

Kristian Alfonso Net Worth And Earnings

Kristian Alfonso made fortunes in her career as a former skater, fashion model, and actress. She is currently one of the women who are very successful in her career. Alfonso is a millionaire whose current estimated net worth is $5 million. Alfonso’s salary is reportedly $0.03 per second, $1.57 per minute, $94.18 per hour, and $2,260.27 per day.

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