David Fumero joined One Life to Live as street-smart Cristian Vega in June 1998. Mr. Fumero left OLTL in October 2003 and moved to California. After his character was presumed dead for the past year, he returned to the show on November 5, 2004.
Mr. Fumero was born in Havana, Cuba, and raised in Miami. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps and later traveled the world as a model, also studying at the International Actors Studio in Paris. Music fans will remember Mr. Fumero from the Mariah Carey video Honey.
In his spare time Mr. Fumero enjoys motorcycles, fishing and spending time with children, especially his godchildren. He currently lives in New York City.
In 2007, David married fellow OLTL actor, Melissa Gallo.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
One Life to Live
June 26, 1998
to October 28, 2003
; November 5, 2004
to February 14, 2005
; September 1, 2005
to September 8, 2011
Greetings from the Shore
PLACE OF BIRTH: Havana, Cuba
DATE OF BIRTH: December 29, 1972
MARITAL STATUS: Married, Melissa Gallo
[Engaged: Jan 13, 2007; Married: Dec 9, 2007]
: A change of heart keeps Fumero at OLTL. [Jun 11, 2001]
: Fumero announces he will leave OLTL. [Sep 8, 2003]
: OLTL "resurrects" Fumero's Cristian from the dead. [Aug 23, 2004]
: Fumero's four-month return gig has ended. [Jan 24, 2005]
: David Fumero finds another life at OLTL. [Jul 7, 2005]
: Sources say Fumero could leave Llanview. [Jun 21, 2010]
: Fumero inks a new contract, won't leave OLTL. [Jul 6, 2010]
: David Fumero appears on Soap Central Live to discuss his film, Greetings From The Shore
, and more. [Aug 13, 2010]
: Whoa, baby! OLTL alums expecting first child [Nov 28, 2015]