During her time at Stanford, Katya Ariel Tylo has been through a lot. She has lost her son to cancer, she has battled with wrongful termination in the workplace, and she has dealt with pregnancy and career struggles. In this article, she shares her story with you.
Besides her acting career, Tylo has also published two autobiographies: Making a Miracle (2000; also known as Life with a Vision) and Making a Miracle (2000; also known in Finland as Life with a Vision). She has also been awarded the Telvis Award for the Most Popular Television Star in Finland. She has appeared in several films and television series, including Guiding Light, General Hospital, Baywatch and Another World.
Tylo was married to Gersson Archila in 2009. The pair married in a private ceremony in Las Vegas in 2009. The couple has been together for seven years.
Tylo graduated from Springtown High School in 1980, and was enrolled at Fordham University in the Bronx, New York, to pursue a medical degree. Her plan was to become a pre-med student, but she was frustrated with her lack of success in soap operas. She was fired from Melrose Place after getting pregnant. She then filed a lawsuit against producer Aaron Spelling for discriminating against her because she was pregnant. The case was settled for $4.8 million by a Los Angeles jury.
Despite being diagnosed with retinoblastoma, Katya Ariel Tylo is now a healthy, happy, and strong little girl. Doctors were amazed that she was able to overcome this rare form of cancer. She was only three months old when doctors discovered the disease. Katya will need chemotherapy to treat the tumors behind her remaining eye.
Tylo was first cast on Melrose Place in 1996. Her contract stated she could not make any changes to her appearance while she was filming. She appeared on the show for about two years before her contract expired.
In 2005, she returned to the show as a series regular. After leaving the show, Tylo filed a lawsuit against Aaron Spelling, the show’s producer, for pregnancy discrimination. She was awarded a $4,9 million settlement.
Legal battle against wrongful termination
‘Melrose Place’ actress Hunter Tylo made headlines in the 1990’s by staking a claim to the title of best actress in a primetime soap opera. But that’s not all she’s done. She’s also been responsible for helping pass California State Bill AB218. This legislation is supposed to prevent preventable blindness and preventable fatal diseases.
Tylo is also an accomplished equestrian. She has an impressive collection of horses, which she tacks on to her aforementioned collection of bêtes noires. She’s also a philanthropist who donates to charities like Retinoblastoma International. She’s got a few children of her own.
She also had the good fortune to be married to actor Tom Morehart, who she divorced in 1984. She has two children: daughter Katya Ariel Tylo and son Michael Edward Tylo.
Struggle with cancer
Despite Tylo’s struggle with cancer, she is now cancer free. She wears a prosthetic right eye. She has been fighting a rare form of eye cancer called retinoblastoma.
Tylo was born in Fort Worth, Texas. She attended Springtown High School and later graduated from Fordham University in New York. She married Michael Tylo in 1987 and has two daughters. They have been divorced since 2005. Tylo has also been divorced from Tom Morehart in 1984.
Tylo’s daughter Katya was diagnosed with a rare form of eye cancer called retinoblastoma. The disease usually strikes children under the age of five. Katya was diagnosed with the disease when she was just four months old. In the beginning, Tylo’s daughter had surgery to remove the tumor from her right eye. She then had chemotherapy. This treatment successfully removed the tumor. Her other eye had tumors, but they were not removed.
Death of her son
Despite Katya Ariel Tylo’s rare form of eye cancer, she recovered from the battle. She lost the ability to see in her right eye, but the tumor disappeared mysteriously. Tylo credits prayer for her daughter’s recovery.
Tylo’s daughter Katya suffered from a rare form of eye cancer when she was only four months old. Doctors removed the tumor, but it appeared to disappear on its own.
Tylo was pregnant with her third child when she was fired from Melrose Place in 2001. Her first child, Christopher Morehart, was born when she was seventeen years old. Tylo and her former husband, Tom Morehart, divorced in 1984.
Tylo became an assistant professor of film at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she taught acting. Tylo later married Rachelle Tylo on January 10, 2010. Their daughter Kollette Tylo was born in 2012.
Hunter Tylo was a veteran soap opera actress who played the eponymous character on AMC. She is also known for her work on The Bold and the Beautiful and The Young and the Restless. She has appeared in a number of movies and daytime dramas.