On the 26th, Michael and Kiki wake up in the ballroom and realize that they talked the whole night and then try to figure out where Kiki is going to live. Michael wants her to move in with him but Kiki said no because it would cause too many problem with Morgan and everyone else involved. In the end, she decides to live with her mother, Ava but that falls through when she finds Ava in bed with her soon-to-be ex-husband and Michael's brother, Morgan.
Kiki slaps Ava, tells her that she isn't her mother anymore and leaves with Michael. On October 2, Michael asks Kiki to move in with him again, this time she said yes and the two make love. In September , Kiki finds out that Sonny and Carly slept together. She confides in Morgan and tells him not to tell Michael as he would tell Franco.
Rosalie overhears this and decides to tell Michael. She tells Michael that Kiki and Morgan are keeping a secret from him. Kiki decides to lie and tells Michael that the secret was supposed to be a surprise for their one year anniversary, and Michael believes it. A while later, Morgan and Kiki decide to hide Ava at the Brownstone.
When they learn that Sonny killed A. J, they decide to keep that from him too. When Franco tells Michael that Sonny killed A. J, Michael becomes mad at Carly and Sonny.
Kiki doesn't want to lie to Michael anymore so she tells him that she and Morgan knew too. Michael also becomes mad with Kiki and Morgan and sleeps with Rosalie. That morning, Kiki catches them in bed in Michael's apartment and Kiki and Michael break up. Sign In Don't have an account? This article is incomplete. Please edit this page and help bring it up to standards. Completely intoxicated, Kiki tries to make her way back home and causes a car accident.
Fortunately, Morgan finds her and brings her home safely. Kiki later testifies on Sonny's behalf during Avery's custody hearing to spite her mother. With no recollection of Halloween night, Kiki is shocked when Franco's car is identified by the police as having run Carly off the road. Morgan convinces Kiki to keep quiet assuring her that Carly is ok, and that she can't start rebuilding her life from prison.
He then helps her get a job as a waitress at the Metro Court Hotel. Morgan later convinces Kiki to go on a vacation with him to his father's cabin.
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Kiki is shocked when Morgan starts exhibiting severe mood swings after he reveals that someone else owns the cabin, and he broke in. Kiki calls Michael for help when Morgan goes on a rampage with a shotgun trying to protect her.
Morgan's family arrives to restrain him, and Kiki turns herself in when she returns to Port Charles. However, Carly decides not to press charges, and invites Kiki to spend Thanksgiving with a hospitalized Morgan and their family. Her last thanksgiving , she was killed by Ryan [Kevin's twin brother ] because her "mother" Ava was jealous because, Kiki was in a relationship with Griffin Monroe [her ex]. So "Kevin" aka Ryan killed her an placed the weapon in Griffin closet. The role was originated by Kristen Alderson in Alderson along with several of her One Life co-stars would continue playing their roles on General Hospital when One Life was cancelled.
The producers then created a new role for Alderson. Alderson wanted to play the "bad girl" but also admitted that it took some getting used to. Soap Central reported that Alderson refused to take a "substantial" pay cut and instead decided not to renew her contract. While there were rumblings of a recast, nothing was solidified. Alderson filmed her final scenes on January 15, , and made her final appearance during February Sweeps.
Mara Levinsky, Soap Opera Digest . Several days later, it was reported that Hayley Erin —who previously appeared as Abby Newman on The Young and the Restless had been hired to recast the role of Kiki Jerome. Alderson herself also congratulated Erin on her casting on Twitter. After the audition, Erin left the studio and was quickly contacted by her agent and manager instructing her to return to the studio for a wardrobe fitting.
Up until a few days before her audition, Erin revealed that a return to daytime after five years was the last thing on her mind. Erin had just expressed her interest in appearing on another soap and she booked the role of Kiki later that week. Network executive Nathan Varni denied the rumors and said "I have a lot of faith in the role of Kiki moving forward. Varni also praised the actress and said "I think Hayley [Erin] is doing a fantastic, admirable job as Kiki. The Perfectionists as a series regular ; questions arose whether she'd be leaving the soap as Kiki.
According to Alderson, Lauren is very different from Starr, though the two still had some similarities. Alderson had been posting several pictures via social media but intentionally hiding her hair, leading to speculation that her appearance would be very different.
When Erin started the audition process, the producers told her, "Yeah she's a bad girl. We're gonna make her edgier.
Kiki's got layers" Erin said. The actress described the character as "kind of tough" yet "sensitive. When actor James Franco started his guest star arc as a crazed artist turned serial killer, Robert "Franco" Frank , character of Kiki, originally known as Lauren was first written into the series in December The girl was apparently kept from Franco by her "bitch" of a mother. Silas Clay Michael Easton who had an affair with her mother that destroyed his marriage.
Having become accustomed to her mother's lies, Kiki isn't too shocked to learn of her connection to the Jeromes—however, this is another lie that "rocks her world" Alderson stated. This is unfamiliar territory for Kiki because Ava has always shielded her from the crime world.
After her mother's presumed death, Kiki starts building a relationship with Silas. Actress Hayley Erin said "They have a little relationship, and it's sweet" but Silas cannot replace Ava. Kiki really tries to establish that connection with Silas and they do but "She just wishes he were around more. What makes it most difficult is that she has trusted Franco so much. Kiki is very relieved when Franco is proven to be innocent of her father's murder and Ava, who has been passing herself off as Ava's twin is revealed to be alive. The actress later continued, "But it made for a great storyline and there was a lot of great material for all of us.
Erin noted the irony of Kiki having Ava for a mother as "the worst thing that could have happened to anyone" while the actress said getting to work opposite Maura West is the "greatest thing that could ever happen to anyone.
After discovering Morgan and Ava's affair and losing her father, Kiki spirals out of control and turns to alcohol. Erin also credited the storyline with helping to sway viewer opinion about her character. She later said "I was doing something a bit out of the norm for me. It was actual acting. Kiki also works toward rebuilding a relationship with her mother. She is accustomed to having men fall at her feet so she pushes Michael's buttons to get under his skin and his obvious annoyance intrigues her more. Despite the obvious attraction, Michael and Kiki decide to keep their distance from one another and keep quiet about the kiss.
Later, Kiki guilt trips herself into accepting Morgan's sudden marriage proposal because of her attraction to Michael. While Kiki isn't interested in a serious relationship, she recognizes that Morgan really cares for her but she still feels something is missing. Kiki also believes marrying Morgan will help her get over Michael. However everything changes when it is revealed that Morgan knew Michael and Kiki weren't related before the wedding.
A shocked Kiki doesn't really know how to react and though she is angry at Morgan for his lies, she is relieved that she now has a valid reason to walk away from the marriage she never truly wanted. However, after her split from Morgan, the two are practically attached at the hip. Erin said Kiki is able to look back on their relationship fondly and see that "Morgan has been there for her this entire time" and she realizes how good of a guy he is. The romantic feelings quickly resurface when the duo pretend to be romantically involved to spite Michael.
Kiki and Morgan's reunion is short-lived due to the fact that she discovers he has been sleeping with Ava behind her back. While the actress is aware of the unfolding bipolar storyline for the character of Morgan, Kiki knows nothing of this -- "She just thinks he is cheating on her. However it is because of their mutual history that seem "they understand each other. After leaving Morgan, Kiki immediately starts a romance with Michael. The pairing would pair Alderson back with her real-life boyfriend Chad Duell whom she worked with as Starr.
Alderson worried about how fans would react to Kiki and Michael's relationship because Starr and Kiki are so different and "it was interesting to see Michael with Kiki" who is a lot less refined than Starr. The decision to re-introduce all three former One Life to Live actors in new roles simultaneously was met with skepticism.
Bibel compared the triangle between Michael, Kiki and Morgan to the extremely controversial and iconic romantic triangle in the late 90s between Carly Michael and Morgan's mother and brothers, A.
Michael Fairman said the character of Kiki "has often proved problematic for the audience, at times, to invest in. Nobles described Erin as a good actress and praised her tenure on The Young and the Restless. Looking forward to seeing her in the role, Nobles hoped viewers would give the actress a chance to make the character her own.
She continued, "This is so much better than the clueless vestal virgin of the Corinthos clan we had to suffer through for too long. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kristen Alderson —15 Hayley Erin — Victor Jerome Delia Ryan. John Stephen Clay Johnno Ryan.
Erin on being a recast. I walked in here having to work with things that had already been established. Now I have things that are mine, that I've created It just keeps getting better and I am so happy to be here. Retrieved November 27,