The Bold and the Beautiful gets a new look; General Hospital releases a bonus scene; and Days of Our Lives is airing post-COVID shutdown scenes… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.
Soap Opera News: A Bold Update
The Bold and the Beautiful’s opening credits are getting an update. Here’s a sneak peek at the stunning photos you’ll soon be seeing.
Plus, Delon de Metz made his debut as BB’s Zende Forrester Dominguez. Soap Hub chatted with the actor about taking over the role, the homework he did to get the character down, and his “chemistry test” with Kiara Barnes (Zoe).
DAYS Production Update
Days of Our Lives episodes shot after the COVID-19 shutdown began airing. Have you noticed a difference in production then and now?
Bonus GH Scene
To make up for General Hospital’s recent preemptions for the Major League Baseball playoffs, ABC released a scene viewers never got to see. You can check out the cute Jax (Ingo Rademacher) and Nina (Cynthia Watros) moment here.
Zach Tinker is back on the CBS soap, too, as Fenmore, but you can catch him somewhere else, too. Here are the details on his role in the web series, Happy Hazel.
All in the Family
Maurice Benard (Sonny, GH) has become a real-life grandfather, thanks to his daughter, Heather and son-in-law Phil. Meanwhile, Lisa LoCicero (Olivia, GH) helped her son, Lukas, celebrate his 19th birthday with a hilarious tradition.
The soap world lost another veteran star. Ben Jorgensen, who played Kevin on All My Children, passed away at the age of 51.
True O’Brien, remembered as the late Paige on DAYS penned a sweet tribute to her late grandmother. Her loving words inspired her followers to share their own stories and condolences.
Save Our Planet
Peter Reckell (ex-Bo, DAYS), a devout environmentalist, heaped praise on the Netflix movie, Kiss the Ground. He also challenged his fans to watch it and learn “how simple it would be to preserve our planet.”
Catching Up With…
Another former DAYS star, Amy Stoch, who played Britta, chatted with Soap Hub about her time in Salem and reprising her role as Missy in Bill & Ted Face the Music. It’s the third in the series of movies starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter.
Mark Lawson (Dustin, GH) updated his followers on his progress, following a minor surgery. His stitches have been removed, and he’s finally back to doing something he really missed.
Tamara Braun (Ava, Days; ex-Kim, GH) revealed her love for a recently departed sitcom and one character in particular. Check out the show and what Braun had to say about it.
Kimberlin Brown (ex-Sheila, BB and YR) asked fans to pray for her beloved dog, Nahla, who was attacked by a coyote. She even provided an update on the pup’s condition.