Soap couple’s surprise reunion… behind the scenes at The Bold and the Beautiful’s rooftop drama… and engagement news for a star of The Young and the Restless… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera weekly news wrap.
Days of our Lives: Back Together Again
It’s a case of “reunited and it feels so good” for actors Emily O’Brien (Gwen) and Greg Rikaart (Leo), who are working together again on Days of our Lives. Rikaart opened up about the storyline surprise that’s re-teamed him with his former The Young and the Restless co-star.
Chatting with Soap Hub
Bryan Dattilo (Lucas, DAYS) has launched the podcast Conspiracies Inc. with Bryan Dattilo, where he delves into UFOs, his own abduction and more. He previewed the project during an interview with Soap Hub.
Love and Social Media
Judi Evans (Bonnie, DAYS) appears in the romantic comedy, Love Is on the Air, currently streaming on Pure Flix. She chatted with Soap Hub about her role in the feature. In other Evans news, she’s rejoined social media and has a message for her fans.
General Hospital: Tristan Talks
GH’s Maurice Benard (Sonny) chatted with Tristan Rogers (Robert) on the latest episode of his video podcast State Of Mind. Soap Hub weekly news reports, Rogers recounted his long journey from the Australian outback to the nightclubs of London to the Los Angeles soap.
Travels and Wellness
Marcus Coloma (Nikolas, GH) kicked off Soap Hub’s new weekly travel feature, opening up about his favorite vacation spots. Meanwhile, Willian Lipton (Cameron, GH) talked wellness tips; specifically fitness, meditation and nutrition.
Vet’s New Role
Soap Hub interviewed A Martinez (ex-Cruz, Santa Barbara, ex-Roy, GH, et al) about his role in the film Ambulance, starring Jake Gyllenhaal. Plus, the actor shared memories from his daytime past.
Ready for Her Prince
She may only be seven, but GH’s Jophielle Love (Violet) is already waiting for her perfect man. And she’s singing all about it. Check it out.
The Young and the Restless: A Ring on It
Congratulations to The Young and the Restless’ Christel Khalil (Lily). The actress is engaged to Sam Restagno. Find out the reason she waited months to share her happy news on Soap Hub weekly news.
Shemar Moore (ex-Malcolm, Y&R) just celebrated a major career milestone. It’s connected to his primetime series, S.W.A.T.
Michelle Stafford (Phyllis, Y&R) reached out to get justice for her “incredible friend Max” via social media. The young man was recently killed by a driver who fled the accident scene.
Robert Newman (Ashland, Y&R) has a new reason to smile: the birth of his grandson, Rocky Joseph. However, he admitted that there is one thing that “kinda sucks” about the situation.
What to Watch
The cutest Instagram video of the week honors go Y&R’s Christian Le Blanc (Michael) and his “roommate” Baby Yoda. You can watch it here.
The Bold and the Beautiful: Up on a Roof
What was it like taping those intense hospital rooftop scenes for Kimberlin Brown (Sheila) and Krista Allen (Taylor), where Sheila considered suicide on The Bold and the Beautiful? Allen gave fans a behind-the-scenes peek of the action, which was a lot lighter and fun.
Speaking of Allen, she’s yet to appear in B&B’s opening credits of glamor shots. Here’s the reason why, according to Soap Hub weekly news.
In Other Soap Hub Weekly News: Dynasty Reunion
A trio of actors from the original Dynasty series are reuniting for the live nightclub show, Cocktails with the Carringtons. Check out all the details here.
A Sad Passing
Daytime vet Kathryn Hays, fondly remembered as Kim Hughes on As the World Turns, has passed away. Her former co-star Don Hastings (ex-Bob Hughes) shared some wonderful words about her.