The Lead Actress Daytime Emmy nominees meet for lunch… Former Days of our Lives sweethearts get engaged… a General Hospital gets a surprising Twitter message and more. Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
Days of our Lives: Duo Engaged
Former Days of our Lives on-screen sweethearts, Casey Moss (ex-JJ) and True O’Brien (ex-Paige), are engaged for real. You can watch the romantic video proposal.
Off to the Tonys
Paul Telfer (Xander, DAYS) attended the Tony Awards in New York with his actress-wife Carmen Cusack. She was nominated for her second Best Actress in a Musical Award.
Talking Travel and Wellness
A pair of DAYS’ stars chatted with Soap Hub weekly news for this week’s travel and wellness features. Eric Martsolf (Brady) explained how working out is a family affair, while James Reynolds (Abe) revealed why Hawaii will always be a special place to him.
General Hospital: A Chat Between Friends
GH fans can enjoy 52 minutes of conversation between old friends and colleagues, Maurice Benard (Sonny) and Michael E. Knight (Martin) on Benard’s weekly podcast State of Mind. It’s an absolute must-listen.
Things to Know About Josh
Josh Kelly crash-landed onto the GH scene as mystery man Cody Bell. Check out these seven facts about him.
Remembering Their Son
GH’s Kristina Wagner (Felicia) and ex-husband Jack Wagner (ex-Frisco) came up with a special way to honor their late son, Harrison. The duo has set up The Harrison Wagner Scholarship Fund.
Fan of a Fan
After gushing over 2022 Tony Awards host Ariana DeBose who tackled the challenging role of Anita in the West Side Story remake, Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis, General Hospital) received a surprise message back on Twitter. It was from DeBose, and here’s what she had to say for Soap Hub weekly news.
The Bold and the Beautiful: Mama to the Rescue
B&B viewers were stunned to learn Finn didn’t die and was snatched from the hospital by his doctor mom, Li. Actress Naomi Matsuda explained her character’s motivation for keeping the whole thing a secret.
A New Baby Boy
It’s a boy for B&B’s Tanner Novlan (Finn) and his wife Kayla Ewell (ex-Caitlin). Their second child arrived seven weeks early, but is “happy and healthy,” as per his dad.
The Young and the Restless: Sibling Stories
It was 40 years ago that Eileen Davidson and Beth Maitland debuted on The Young and the Restless as Abbott sisters Ashley and Traci. In honor of the milestone, Davidson and Maitland chatted with Soap Hub weekly news about their experiences.
Plus, Davidson opened up about Ashley and Victor’s special relationship, while Maitland reflected on Danny Romalotti’s (Michael Damian) rock concerts, and Dina Mergeron’s (Marla Adams) return to the canvas.
Cait Fairbanks (Tessa, Y&R) opened up to Soap Hub about her third Daytime Emmy nomination. It’s for the song Next To You, which was played at Victoria and Ashland‘s wedding.
In Other Soap Hub Weekly News: Ladies Who Lunch
The Bold and the Beautiful’s Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy), who won the 2021 Daytime Emmy for lead actress, hosted this year’s luncheon for the nominees in the category. The pictures and video clips from the get-together are darling and include a special appearance by Marci Miller’s (Abigail, Days of our Lives) one-year-old daughter, Willett.