General Hospital’s Sonny and Carly reunite… A broadcast legend passes away… And a star of the Bold and the Beautiful is showing off his comedy chops… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
General Hospital: Sonny and Carly Reunion
General Hospital’s Maurice Benard (Sonny) caught up with former leading lady Sarah Joy Brown, who played the original Carly, on a recent episode of his video podcast State of MInd. Brown reflected on landing her first daytime soap and opened up about the loss of her beloved father.
Actor Joshua Benard, who occasionally appears as college student Adam on GH and is the real-life son of Maurice Benard, suffered a painful accident. The young actor took a fall while indoor rock climbing.
The Bold and the Beautiful: Funny Man
The Bold and the Beautiful’s Sean Kanan (Deacon Sharpe) is set to flex his funny muscles at an Atlantic City comedy club. Like most comics, Kanan draws from real-life experiences, so soap fans can expect a lot of inside jokes about the soap opera industry.
Animal lover Rena Sofer (ex-Quinn Fuller Forrester, B&B) has opened her home and heart to a new dog named Iris. The actress, who was eager to foster “a pregnant mama,” got her wish and she shared the pup’s story on Instagram.
Other Soap Hub Weekly News: Farewell to Barbara
The broadcasting world lost a true legend as 2022 came to a close. Barbara Walters, co-creator of The View and longtime 20/20 host, passed away at the age of 93.
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