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Soap Hub Weekly News Wrap: A Major Loss, Temporary Leave & Reprieve

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A General Hospital legend passes away…Days of our Lives’ Peter Reckell travels down memory lane…And Eric Braeden reveals stunning medical news…Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.

General Hospital: Farewell to Jackie

The General Hospital family has suffered a major loss. Jackie Zeman, long beloved as Bobbie Spencer, has passed away at the age of 70 reports Soap Hub weekly news.

Zeman’s co-stars quickly began paying tribute to the legendary star upon learning of her death, among them her GH “daughters” past and present: Laura Wright, Sarah Joy Brown, and Tamara Braun, who have all played Carly. And the actress’ real-life daughters, Cassidy and Lacey, shared some special words about their mother, too.

Another GH Recast

Haley Pullos is taking a temporary leave from her role as GH’s Molly. Find out why and who’ll be stepping in to fill her shoes, while she’s gone.

Leap of Love

Nicholas Alexander Chavez gave GH fans the inside scoop on a recent Spencer and Trina scene; specifically when she leaped into his arms upon finding out he’d survived the Haunted Star explosion. Apparently, Tabyana Ali totally improvised the romantic moment according to Soap Hub weekly news.

Port Charles Plus

Can’t get enough of the love and drama in Port Charles? Now you can relive some the show’s most memorable episodes via the #GeneralHospital Spotlight Channel, streaming on and the ABC app. 

Father and Son Reunion

Maurice Benard (Sonny) had a familiar guest on his video podcast series, State Of Mind, his GH son, Chad Duell (Michael). The pair discussed finding one’s purpose in life and Duell’s excitement over impending fatherhood.

Days of our Lives: Remembering Bo

In part two of Soap Hub’s interview with Peter Reckell he reflects on the special relationships he’s forged as Days of our Lives’ Bo Brady and how filming his character’s death scene in 2015 affected him personally. Check out what the veteran actor had to say to Soap Hub weekly news.

The Young and the Restless: Un-canceled

Shemar Moore (ex-Malcolm, The Young and the Restless) didn’t lament the axing of his primetime series S.W.A.T. for very long. Apparently, CBS has reversed its decision to cancel the show.

The Bold and the Beautiful: For A Good Cause

The Bold and the Beautiful’s Annika Noelle (Hope) is stepping out to help promote equality. The daytime star is set to appear at the Drag Isn’t Dangerous telethon.

Wellness Wednesday

Dan Martin, who comes and goes as Deputy Lieutenant Bradley Baker on B&B, has been looking a lot trimmer of late. The secret to his weight loss was giving up one key thing in his diet.

A Good Laugh

By day, Sean Kanan brings the drama as B&B’s Deacon Sharpe. By night, he’s all about making other laughs via his standup comedy act. See where he’ll be performing next according to Soap Hub weekly news. 

In Other Soap Hub Weekly News: Remembering Ritter

Amy Yasbeck, who played Orpheus’ sister, Olivia, on DAYS in 1987, recently paid tribute to her late husband, John Ritter, at An Evening From the Heart LA 2023. The event benefited The John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health.

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