Melody’s book gets a release date, Maurice talks surprise supercouple, and where are these MIA DAYS stars? Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links, in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.
Soap Opera News: The Book Club
There’s an update on Melody Thomas Scott’s much-anticipated autobiography. Find out when Always Young and Restless: My Life On and Off America’s #1 Daytime Drama is scheduled to be released.
Actors and authors, Bill and Susan Seaforth Hayes (Doug and Julie, DAYS) are getting down to work on a new book. It’s a sequel to one of their previous releases.
Missing in Action
What’s the scoop with the missing Tony and Anna on DAYS? Soap Hub takes a look at Thaao Penghlis and Leann Hunley’s glaring absence from the show, as well as some conflicting reports about their status.
Love Story Gone Right
Maurice Benard (Sonny) looked back on the General Hospital romance he thought would never work. But then it did — big time. And we’re talking a supercouple. This supercouple is one some fans want to see again.
As Valentin’s life crumbles on General Hospital, actor James Patrick Stuart has some big 2020 news. He’s exploring new possibilities…new music… and debuting what looks like a new CD.
Meanwhile, BB alum Ronn Moss (ex-Ridge) has plans to release a new album, too. His inspiration for the project was found in Italy.
And Jacob Young (ex-Rick, BB) is embarking on a new role in what he’s calling “a powerful” short film. Check out the information he shared on Will of the West.
Honoring All My Children
It’s hard to believe that All My Children debuted 50 years ago. In honor of the milestone, Cady McClain (ex-Dixie) explained just how much being on the iconic soap meant to her.
A Martinez, last seen as Eduardo on Days, but best remembered as Cruz on Santa Barbara, recently paid special tribute to his father. And it was on the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge.
Soap News: Family Time
Linsey Godfrey (Sarah, Days) has found a special way to stay connected to her daughter, Aleda, even when they’re apart. You can just call it a heart thing.
DAYS’ Melissa Reeves (Jennifer) and her husband Scott Reeves (ex-Ryan, YR; ex-Steven, GH) are about to join the grandparents set. The couple happily announced that their daughter is expecting.
Happy Birthday, Baby
Brandon Barash (ex-Stefan, Days) and his ex-wife Kirsten Storms (Maxie, GH) took their darling daughter Harper to Disneyland to celebrate her birthday. And let’s just say it was a day fit for a princess.
Maura West’s (Ava, GH) daughter celebrated a birthday, too, and it was a big one. The proud mom had some special words for her special girl.
From Russia with Love
Where — and how — did the BB cast enjoy their long holiday break? Stars like Rena Sofer (Quinn), Don Diamont (Bill) and others traveled the globe… including a trip to Russia.
Sofer and her TV son, Darin Brooks (Wyatt), also spoke out about the Australian fires — and what you can do to help. And, in other Sofer news, she shared a picture of the incredible piece of artwork her husband gifted to her.
Obba Babatundé (Julius, BB) also plays Shemar Moore’s (ex-Malcolm, Y&R) father on the prime time drama S.W.A.T. And the actor had plenty to say about the daytime alum.
Prayers for a Pooch
Denise Richards (Shauna, BB) asked fans to keep her beloved pooch, Louie, in their prayers. The beloved rescue dog she adopted nine years ago has been having some medical woes.