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Jake Tapper: Soap Opera Star

CNN anchor Jake Tapper is already a high-profile news anchor, correspondent and cartoonist. Now he is trying his hand at a new skill: dramatic actor.

Tapper will play–get this–an investigative reporter named “Spencer Phillips” on the soap opera “All My Children.” Tapper will appear on the August 19 episode of the daytime soap, which now airs online.

Watch a preview, below.

(h/t Johnny $)

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