Key recasts on General Hospital and The Young and the Restless… Days of our Lives launches a YouTube channel… plus, baby news, exclusive interviews, and more. Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
Over at The Bold and the Beautiful: Oh Baby!
It’s a girl, again, for The Bold and the Beautiful’s Darin Brooks (Wyatt Spencer) and his wife, Kelly Kruger, who recurs on the soap as Eva. Here are all the details on the couple’s new bundle of joy.
Where There’s Hope
Annika Noelle chatted with Soap Hub weekly news about her B&B character Hope and Brooke’s scandalous New Year’s Eve kiss with Deacon. Check out what she had to say.
Days of our Lives: On the Move
Days of our Lives has moved all its digital content from the soap app to its own YouTube channel. Here are all the details… and a special message from Eric Martsolf (Brady).
Shocking Reveal in Salem
DAYS’ Craig just revealed he’s in love with another man. Actor Kevin Spirtas chatted with Soap Hub about the explosive storyline and his character’s love for his longtime wife, Nancy.
Working with Stars
During another Fantasy Events get-together, Vincent Irizarry (ex-Lujack, Guiding Light; ex-Deimos, DAYS, and others) weighed in on sharing the screen with some of daytime’s biggest stars. He also revealed to soap weekly news the two performers he wishes he would have gotten to work with.
Checking In With General Hospital: Trading Places
A new Sam McCall has suddenly surfaced on General Hospital. Here’s the reason behind the Kelly Monaco and Lindsay Hartley switch.
Chad Duell (Michael, GH) opened up about his short-lived marriage to Courtney Hope (Sally, Y&R) on this week’s episode of Maurice Benard’s (Sonny) YouTube podcast State Of Mind. Find out what he had to say.
Pleased with His Pairing
GH’s Michael Knight (Martin) revealed his joy over his onscreen pairing with Lynn Herring (Lucy) during a Fantasy Events fan gathering on Zoom. Find out how he learned he’d be “jumping into bed with Lucy.”
The Young and the Restless: New but Familiar
Meanwhile, Ashland Locke has been recast over at The Young and the Restless. Soap Hub weekly news wrap has a first look at Robert Newman in the role that he took over from Richard Burgi.
Y&R star Eric Braeden (Victor), who escaped from Germany amid World War II, recently spoke out about the atrocities of war. And the daytime vet didn’t hold anything back.
Y&R’s Judah Mackey (Connor) and his brother Benjamin Mackey have teamed up on a “pawsome” project. The duo is voicing characters in Apple TV’s new animated series Pretzel And The Puppies.
Y&R’s Christian Le Blanc (Michael) and Cait Fairbanks (Tessa) both enjoy spending time with their dogs. The pair recently shared absolutely adorable photos of their beloved pooches.
Camryn Grimes (Mariah, Y&R) revealed her go-to method for maintaining physical and mental health. It’s all about climbing.
Soap Weekly News: A Daytime Loss
Actor Donald May, remembered as Adam Drake on The Edge of Night and Grant Wheeler on Texas, has passed away. The daytime veteran was 94.