Who’s coming and who’s going from the casts of The Bold and the Beautiful (B&B), Days of Our Lives (DAYS), General Hospital (GH), and The Young and the Restless (Y&R)?
Soap Opera Casting For The Week of June 28, 2021
Here’s a list of the top exit and entrance news from all four daytime dramas. Find out if any of your favorite performers from yesteryear are returning to the shows you follow, or if any new actors or actresses have been cast in contract, recurring, or day player roles.
The Bold and the Beautiful
The Bold and the Beautiful viewers will soon get to meet Finn’s (Tanner Novlan) parents. Daytime veteran Ted King, best remembered as Lorenzo and Luis Alcazar on General Hospital, is joining the cast as the character’s dad, Jack Finnegan, while Naomi Matsuda will portray Finn’s mom, Li. King debuts in late July, while Matsuda premieres in August.
Christina Carlisi portrays Joanne, the midwife who helps deliver Steffy’s (Jacqueline MacInnes Wood) baby, on Thursday, July 1. She played the same character in 2016, Joanne delivered Caroline’s (Linsey Godfrey) son, Douglas.
Mike Nordike is back as a prison guard on Monday, June 26.
Days of our Lives
Over at Days of our Lives, Victoria Konefal is back as Ciara Brady Weston on Thursday, July 1. Ciara, who’s still suffering from partial amnesia, exited Salem and moved to South Africa in April.
Cameron Johnson is returning to town as Theo Carver on Friday, July 2. The character accompanied Ciara to South Africa in April.
Marci Miller has completed her maternity leave. The actress is back on set taping scenes as Abigail Deveraux DiMera.
The Young and the Restless
The Young and the Restless has brought back Sean Carrigan as Dr. Ben “Stitch” Rayburn, Abby’s (Melissa Ordway) ex-husband. The character re-surfaced last Friday. Word is he’ll be back for a limited run. Carrigan originally portrayed Ben from 2013 to 2017.
Christian Telesmar (NCIS: Los Angeles, Bones) has landed a stint on Y&R as Tyler. He’ll begin airing in July.
On the General Hospital front, Carolyn Hennesy is back as Corinthos family attorney Diane Miller on Tuesday, June 29. She’ll interact with Laura Wright’s Carly.
Parry Shen pops back in as Brad Cooper on Thursday, July 1. Look for Kelly Thiebaud’s Britt to reach out to her imprisoned pal for support.
Vernee Watson wrapped up her brief return as Stella Henry. Curtis’s (Donnell Turner) aunt has headed back to London. But she may be back sooner than we think.
Please note that air dates may be subject to change.