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Alec Musser Dies: ‘All My Children’ Soap Star Was 50

Alec Musser, best known for starring in All My Children, has died. He was 50.

The soap star’s fiancée, Paige Press, confirmed the news to Deadline. Press took to social media to pay tribute to Musser, posting a series of pictures on her Instagram Stories.

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“RIP to the love of my life. @alecmusser I will never stop loving you,” read a post by Press with magazine cutouts of Musser. “My heart is so broken.”

In another story, Press shared a photo from the red carpet alongside Musser with the caption, “Today is the worst day of my life. We were so happy.”

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“You were the best fiancé I could of ever asked for. I don’t even think I can drive my G-wagon anymore,” Press wrote in another post.

Press shared a photo of Musser and their dog, calling him “the best dog dad” alongside the date he was born (April 11, 1973) and the date of his death (January 13, 2024).

“I am never taking off my ring,” Press wrote in another post sharing her engagement ring. “[Alec], I love you forever.”

Paige Press mourns the loss of her fiancé Alec Musser
Paige Press mourns the loss of her fiancé Alec Musser

Press said Musser died in his Del Mar home but did not disclose details of the cause of his death.

Musser played Del Henry between 2005 and 2007, credited in a total of 43 episodes. He scored on the ABC soap after becoming the winner of SOAPnet’s I Wanna Be a Soap Star Season 2.

Paige Press mourns the loss of her fiancé Alec Musser
Paige Press mourns the loss of her fiancé Alec Musser

Other credits include Road to the Altar (2009), Rita Rocks (2009), Grown Ups (2010), The Phantom Executioner (2010) and Desperate Housewives (2011).

Adam Sandler, who shared the screen with Musser in 2010’s Grown Ups, took to social media to express his condolences.

“I loved this guy. Cannot believe he is gone. Such a wonderful, funny good man. Thinking of him and his family and sending all my love. A true great sweetheart of a person,” Sandler wrote.

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