Here’s your latest soap opera news! GH pulls a major recast. A soon-to-be Days star is revealed, an exiting YR actress speaks out, and more! Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links, in the Soap Hub Weekly News Wrap.
Casting 1, 2, 3
General Hospital has struck gold, literally, with its Nina Reeves recast. Robin Strasser set the record straight regarding all those rumors about who’ll she be playing on Days of Our Lives. Gina Tognoni spoke about her final days as Phyllis on The Young and the Restless.
Lamon Archey (Eli) shared a video of a Days blooper that you won’t want to miss. Noemi Gonhttp://Lamonzalez (Mia) shared news about her pending exit from The Young and the Restless.
Jordi Vilasuso, who plays her estranged husband, Rey, spoke out about his feelings on her departure. Check out the pix and co-star love from Hunter King’s (Summer, Y&R) real-life bridal shower.
Former real-life spouses, Kyle Lowder (Rex, Days of Our Lives) and Arianne Zucker (ex-Nicole, Days) are reuniting for a special film project.
Dressed to Kill?
A tux-clad Jon Lindstrom (Ryan/Kevin, GH) posted a photo as he headed off to a Port Charles event with a cryptic message that has fans buzzing. Speaking of events, General Hospital Convention by Creation Entertainment is coming to Burbank, CA, this summer. Find out how you can attend.
Causes for Thought
Deidre Hall (Marlena, Days of Our Lives) co-hosted a fundraiser to benefit a living legend’s institute. Can you guess who? GH’s Rebecca Herbst (Elizabeth) and Cassandra James (Terry) took part in a day of silence to honor LGBTQ students.
Emme Rylan and Kirsten Storms, who play BFFs Lulu and Maxie on GH, made a major move and now they’re closer than ever. General Hospital’s Max Gail (Mike) and Kirsten Storms (Maxie) turned a year older, and so did Days’ Lamon Archey (Eli).