Who was the evil alter-ego of the character played by Erika Slezak on the soap that signed off after 43 years on the air
- Nicole “Niki” Smith – a devil-may-care, sexually promiscuous party girl, approximately 22 years old. First appearing on the episode first-run November 15, 1968, Niki appears more times than all of the other alters combined, and is very skilled at masquerading as Viki when necessary to hide her re-emergence. Niki has had two serious relationships with Vince Wolek (1968–69) and Harry O’Neill (1985); neither Vinny or Harry realized at the time that Niki was an alter of Viki.
Victoria Lord is a fictional character and matriarch of the Lord family on the American soap opera One Life to Live.
Erika Alma Hermina Slezak (/ˈsleɪzæk/; born August 5, 1946) is an American actress, best known for her role as Victoria Lord on the American daytime soap opera One Life to Live from 1971 through the television finale in 2012 and again in the online revival in 2013. She is one of the longest-serving serial actors in American media.