Columbia soap star makes hearts race

Hickman graduate Race Owen shines in his own way as co-star of acclaimed telenovella.
Wednesday, May 23, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 3:41 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 14, 2008

Growing up in Columbia, Race Owen thought of himself as a shy, athletic student. He never imagined he’d be working as an actor, living in Los Angeles and starring in a hot TV series. But tonight at 7 p.m., viewers can watch the 31-year-old Hickman High School graduate on “American Heiress,” which airs on MyNetworkTV/Channel 28.