Born May 7, 1945, in New York City. She has 2 sons Nicholas and Ben from her marriage to Laurence Luckinbill. From 1983-1985 she was married to Richard Hogan. Today she lives in New York with her third husband.
She is best known for her portrayal of Dorian Cramer Lord on One Life To Live. The other roles she played on Another World, Passions, Shoot Or Be Shot, and Knots Landing were wonderful also.
When Strasser turned 47, after experiencing menopause, she became a spokeswoman for menopause awareness. She suffers from claustrophobia which has over the years been written into her character Dorian.
She keeps her Daytime Emmy Award, won for OLTL in 1982, on her mantel. She also won an Emmy in 1981, 1983, 1985 as well as many others. Starsser has won Soap Opera Digest Awards and five nominations. In her spare time she practices and teaches Yoga.