Susan Lucci set to receive another Daytime Emmy award…A Bold and the Beautiful actor opens up about 10 years on the job…And how will the writers’ strike and possible actors’ strike affect your favorite soaps…Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
The Bold and the Beautiful: The Top Ten
Darin Brooks recently celebrated his tenth-year anniversary as Wyatt Spencer on The Bold and the Beautiful. The actor chatted with Soap Hub weekly news about some of his favorite memories on the show.
The Young and the Restless: Mom’s the Word
Christel Khalil (Lily Winters, The Young and the Restless) is expecting her first child with her partner, Sam Restagno. The actress is already a mom to a teenage son from her first marriage.
Beth Maitland (Traci Abbott) shared her thoughts about Y&R’s special tribute episode to the late Jerry Douglas and his character John Abbott. You can read what she had to say here.
General Hospital: Leading Ladies Dish
Laura Wright (Carly Spencer) fielded questions from fans at a recent General Hospital Convention produced by Creation Entertainment. Can you guess the two castmates she’s dying to share more scenes with?
Meanwhile, Lydia Look (Selina Wu, GH) took part in a Zoom fan event and opened up about Port Charles mob life. Find out if her character might be going up against the town’s lead mobster, Sonny Corinthos, anytime soon.
A Sad Loss
GH’s Kristina Wagner (Felicia Scorpio) has suffered another huge loss in her life. The actress opened up about the passing of her beloved mother.
Chatting with Mo
Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos, GH) chatted with YouTube sensation GloZell on the latest episode of his video podcast State of Mind. She opened up about interviewing President Obama and more.
In Other Soap Hub Weekly News: A Lifetime for Lucci
The soap world’s most renowned star, Susan Lucci (ex-Erica Kane, All My Children), who finally took home the gold for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 1999, will be adding another trophy to her collection. The actress will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2023 Daytime Emmys.
A group of soap actors joined daytime drama writers on the picket line outside of TV City in Hollywood where The Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful tape. Soap Hub weekly news got the lowdown on what’s been going on.
Meanwhile, have you been wondering if your favorite soap would continue production if SAG-AFTRA actors go on strike? We’ve got the answer for you.