A huge recast, a soap vet returns, and pictures from a special goodbye party. Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links, in this soap opera news wrap.
In And Out
The Young and the Restless has finally recast the role everyone’s been waiting for. Here’s who it is and who’s playing the character. Meanwhile, Jason Canela (Arturo) is exiting the soap as, and his TV brother Jordi Vilasuso (Rey) penned a special goodbye to him.
Saying Goodbye to Port Charles And Hello
Matt Cohen (Griffin) shared a special farewell to General Hospital and his other primetime show. And we’ve also got pictures of his last day on the GH set and goodbye party. Denise Alexander (Lesley), who plays Genie Francis’ (Laura) mom, is returning to GH for a special occasion. Plus, GH has cast a new Valerie Spencer. Check out the actress taking over the role.
Proud Mom and Grandma
Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis, GH) is super proud of her daughter Kate’s big career coup. Plus, Mary Beth Evans (Kayla, Days of Our Lives) loves being a grandmother, and when you see these adorable photos of her grandson, you’ll know why.
Kristoff’s Last Stand
Kristoff St. John’s (ex-Neil) father, Christopher St. John, has come forward with his late son’s will.
Good News All Around
Lauralee Bell (Christine, YR) had a lot say about her exciting new movie project. The soap world’s youngest soap, The Bold and the Beautiful, just reached a major milestone. Meanwhile, Kassie DePaiva (Eve, Days) and Jason David (Aiden, GH) both celebrated birthdays.