Days of our Lives takes another kind of jump, The Bold and Beautiful doubles up on guest stars, and a favorite Young and Restless son returns… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world –with links, in the Soap Hub weekly soap opera news wrap.
Soap Opera News: Ratings Jump
Days of Our Lives time jump has proven a winner in a key demographic. Check out which one and where the soap ranked in the ratings. It’s really good news for the 54-year-old soap.
Be Our Guest
Greek superstar Andreas Georgiou is set to make a guest appearance on The Bold and the Beautiful. But did his interesting connection to Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke) have anything to do with it?
Monica Ruiz, the actress who received all sorts of media attention for her role in a Peloton spinning bicycle commercial, is reportedly heading to the CBS soap, too.
The Young and the Restless Family Reunion
The holidays are all about family, right? That’s why The Young and the Restless is bringing back Zack Tinker as Fenmore Baldwin.
Days of Our Lives: Fond Farewell
Getting into the Action
Stuntman? Who needs a stunt man? Not BB’s Matthew Atkinson (Thomas), who’s always up for an on-set challenge.
In other Atkinson news, his character’s recent daydream about his future with Hope (Annika Noelle) and his son Douglas (Henry Joseph Samiri) included an appearance by someone connected to another BB star.
YR alum Thad Luckinbill (ex- JT Hellstrom) has a brand-new project on the horizon. Soap Hub has all the details on the feature film his production company, Black Label Media, is fronting.
GH’s Kimberly McCullough (ex-Robin) recently directed an episode of Fox drama Almost Family. The show stars former daytime star Brittany Snow (ex-Susan/Daisy, Guiding Light).
Meanwhile, Sean Kanan (ex-Deacon, BB) is hard at work on a new project of his own. It’s an interesting digital series.
Cause for Thought
Rena Sofer (Quinn, BB) took part in very special episodes of The Price Is Right. They were geared to a cause near and dear to her heart: pet adoption.
Denise Richards (Shauna, BB) is all about promoting personal health. Recently the actress educated her followers on the importance of taking care of themselves.
Mary Beth Evans and Stephen Nichols have plenty to be thankful for this holiday season. Tops on the list, aside from working together again, are their fans who organized donations to two special charities in their names.
Offscreen pals and former onscreen co-stars, Kelly Monaco and Billy Miller were treated to a similar gift from their devoted followers. Find out the donation drive made in their names.
Who’s the next victim in the Days of Our Lives app Last Blast Reunion series? A picture may reveal the story. But we all know looks can be deceiving on soaps. Could this one really be true?