Get to Know a Soap Opera Star: Jason Tam

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Jason Tam has been a regular on One Life to Live since 2007. But what do fans really know about the actor that plays Markko?

Here are a few tidbits about Tam:

  • He attended the same high school as Barack Obama: the Punahou School in Honolulu, HI.
  • His character's real name is Geraldo Rivera, but the actor changed it to Markko after a race-car driver.
  • He co-hosted an educational music TV show for children called The Music Factor at the age of 10.
  • Plays soccer, volleyball and basketball.

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