The Bold and the Beautiful’s diabolical duo visited The Talk… General Hospital’s Maurice Benard debuted his most riveting State of Mind ever… and The Young and the Restless’ Amelia Heinle opened up about all things Victoria… Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links — in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.
Soap Weekly News For The Young and the Restless: Picture Perfect?
Just like her daddy, Victor, The Young and the Restless’s Victoria now has her own portrait hanging in the Newman Enterprises. Actress Amelia Heinle weighs in on how she really feels about the painting. Plus, she shares her thoughts on her latest surprise story turn: marrying: Ashland Locke.
Going to the Chapel
Y&R’s Courtney Hope (Sally) and GH’s Chad Duell (Michael) are planning to tie the knot this weekend. You won’t believe the tips the bride-to-be received when she decided to ask some of the characters from her soap for their best marriage advice.
Pet Love and Tributes
The Young and the Restless alumna Lyndsy Fonseca (ex-Colleen Carlton) was heartbroken over the loss of her beloved dog, Romi. She posted a thoughtful tribute to the pet who had been by her side for 16 years.
General Hospital: A Powerful Discussion
General Hospital’s Maurice Benard (Sonny) has talked with a range of guests on his YouTube show, State of Mind, but none was more riveting than a recent episode with co-star Cassandra James (Terry). The proudly out transgender woman revealed her journey and some of the issues she has faced in her life.
In other Benard news, he shared a poignant message from a special fan. You can read all about it here.
The Bold and the Beautiful: Double Trouble
As The Bold and the Beautiful’s new diabolical duo, Sheila and Deacon, played by Kimberlin Brown, and Sean Kanan have been turning up the heat and drama. The two actors dropped by The Talk to chat about what’s on the horizon for their characters.
Outpour of Support
After baring her soul regarding the tragic miscarriages she’s suffered, B&B’s Annika Noelle (Hope) received an outpour of love from her fan base. The actress thanked everyone for their kindness and support.
Meanwhile, Matthew Atkinson (Thomas, B&B) just got back from a wedding in scenic Switzerland. Check out the breathtaking photos that he shared from his trip on Instagram.
Over at DAYS: Grandma and Her Babies
Melissa Reeves is heading back to Days of our Lives as Jennifer, later this year, but that’s not the only big news in her life. She’s a brand new grandma, again, thanks to her daughter, Emily, and son-in-law, Steve, who just welcomed their second child.
Tamara Braun (Ava, DAYS) celebrated Gotcha Day, the anniversary of the day she adopted her dog, Pearl, with a special social media post. Find out why she ended up keeping the pooch she was only supposed to foster.
In Other Soap News: Speaking Out
Several soap stars took a stand on Spirit Day to support LGBTQ victims of suicide and advocate against bullying. Check out what everyone from Live With Kelly and Ryan’s Kelly Ripa (ex-Hayley, All My Children) and Ryan Seacrest to The Young and the Restless’s Eileen Davidson (Ashley) and others had to say.
Christopher Sean remembered as Paul Narita on Days of our Lives has kept busy since leaving daytime. Find out why his recent guest spot on NCIS: Los Angeles was “much more than a job” to him.
Stephen Schnetzer, fondly remembered as Cass on Another World and Julie’s brother Steven on Days of our Lives, is set as the lead in the independent feature film, A Case of Blue. The actor talked about his latest project with Soap Hub.