A Days of our Lives return; a former Young and the Restless star ties the knot, and a General Hospital actor weighs in on his new wild storyline… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.
Soap Opera News — Days Return
Chrishell Stause is headed back to Days of our Lives as Ben’s (Robert Scott Wilson) wacky sister, Jordan Ridgeway. Find out what she’ll be up to this time around.
Mad About Mike
Maurice Benard (Sonny) loves playing a new character (Mike) in a new storyline in a new land (Nixon Falls). Heck, he’s even nicknamed the latest chapter of his General Hospital tenure.
“The Manny” is off the market. This Is Us star Justin Hartley (ex-Adam, The Young and the Restless) recently wed actress Sofia Pernas (ex-Marisa, Y&R).
Soap Star Tell-All
The Bold and the Beautiful alumna Maitland Ward (ex-Jessica) is penning a tell-all autobiography. My Escape From Hollywood: Why I Left to Become a Porn Star details her wild career.
It’s been over two years since Kristoff St. John (ex-Neil) passed away, but his presence continues to influence Y&R. The show, in fact, is commemorating the anniversary of Neil’s death with a heartwarming episode.
Leslie Charleson (Monica) shared some memories and thoughts about her late GH co-star John Reilly (ex-Sean) ahead of the soap’s special tribute episode honoring the actor.
Camila Banus (Gabi, Days), who’s set to marry longtime love, Marlon Aquino, was the guest of honor at a bachelorette party. And she shared some photos from the fun-filled occasion.
The Young and the Restless’ Courtney Hope (Sally) guested on Maurice Benard’s YouTube show, State of Mind. The actress shared her thoughts on an important topic: eating disorders.
Big news from former Days stars Crystal Chappel (ex-Carly) and Michael Sabatino (ex-Lawrence). The couple are about to become grandparents, and we’ve got the details.
A Sad Loss
Condolences to Days’ Martha Madison (Belle) on the passing of her mother, Barbara Baggs. The actress opened up about the final days she and her sisters spent by their mother’s bedside.
Rena Sofer’s (Quinn, B&B) real-life love story kind of reads like a soap opera one. She revealed some details about her romance with Sanford Bookstaver.
Denise Richards (Shauna, B&B) talked about motherhood on a recent appearance on Live with Kelly and Ryan; specifically, what it’s like raising teenage daughters in Hollywood.
In Other Projects
Noemi Gonzalez (ex-Mia, Y&R) has been cast in a new film. She’s set to appear in The Valet, an English-speaking remake of Francis Veber’s French film.
Alison Sweeney (Sami, Days) and Cameron Mathison (ex-Ryan, All My Children) are back together again. The pair are filming a new installment of the Murder, She Baked movie franchise.
Olivia Rose Keegan (ex-Claire, Days), who now stars on the Disney+ series, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, is excited about the show’s second season. She previewed what’s ahead for her character, Lily.
Sydney Mikayla is just as smart and wise as her GH alter ego, Trina Robinson. Check out her thoughts about landing her first soap role and how she brings authenticity to her work.
More Instagram imposters are popping up, and this time Richard Burgi (Ashland, Y&R) is the target. Burgi alerted fans to the troubling situation.