Eddie Alderson

Eddie Alderson as Matthew Buchanan

Eddie Alderson (born October 27, 1994[1]) is an American teen actor.

Early lifeEdit

Alderson was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, to Rich and Kathy Alderson.[1]


Alderson has portrayed Matthew Buchanan on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live since May 2001, and was put on contract with the series in December 2008.[2][3] His real-life older sister Kristen[2] has portrayed Matthew's friend Starr Manning on the series since March 1998.[4][5]

In 2007 Alderson appeared with Mark Ruffalo in Reservation Road, and later played Sanford Clark in the 2008 film Changeling.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Soap Star Stats: Eddie Alderson (Matthew, OLTL) - Retrieved December 24, 2008. It is noted that Alderson's birthdate is October 27, and that he was six years old when he auditioned for the role in Spring 2001.
  2. 2.0 2.1 One Life to Live: Eddie Alderson Lands Contract!. (December 23, 2008). Retrieved on December 24, 2008.
  3. Error on call to Template:cite book: Parameter title must be specified pp. 19 (January 6, 2009 (Vol. 34, No. 01)).
  4. Kristen Alderson profile - Retrieved on December 24, 2008.
  5. Starr Manning profile - Retrieved on December 24, 2008.

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