TWO YEARS LATER: A Look Back at ABC’s ‘One Life to Live’

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Brooding police detective John McBain (Michael Easton) is arguably one of the most popular characters in the history of “One Life to Live.” In 2003, John first appears in Llanview as an FBI agent looking to take down Walker Laurence (Trevor St. John) and needs Natalie’s help in doing so. It may take nine more years for John and Natalie to finally get their happy ending, but there’s no denying the sparks flying when they first met.