The Young and the Restless welcomes back two actresses from the past… Find out how Dick Van Dyke landed on Days of our Lives… And there’s big baby news for a General Hospital actor and a Bold and the Beautiful leading lady… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
The Young and the Restless: Genoa City Surprises
A pair of actresses are heading back to The Young and the Restless. Hayley Erin, who played Abby Newman from 2008 to 2010, is returning in a brand new role. Meanwhile, Veronica Redd will be resurfacing as Mamie Johnson, too.
Days of our Lives: Legend in the House
Check out this behind-the-scenes peek at Dick Van Dyke’s introduction to Days of our Lives as John Doe/Joseph Bell. Plus, find out how the actor’s stint in Salem all came about via his interview with Eric Martsolf (Brady) on the show’s official YouTube channel.
Thaao Penghlis (Tony, DAYS) opened up about his battle with cancer during his appearance on Maurice Benard’s (Sonny, GH) podcast, State Of Mind. Here’s a recap of the pair’s very revealing conversation.
The Bold and the Beautiful: Mom’s the Word
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood, who plays Steffy Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful, has welcomed her fourth child with husband Elan Ruspoli. Is it another boy or the couple’s first daughter? Find out from Soap Hub weekly news.
General Hospital: New Daytime Dad
Meanwhile, General Hospital’s Chad Duell (Michael) has joined the ranks of a daytime dad. He and his girlfriend, Luana Lucci, have welcomed their first child.
In Other Soap Hub Weekly News: Birthday Zone
Plus, check out which of your favorite soap opera stars are celebrating birthdays in September. And get your astrological forecast too.
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