Big changes were announced at General Hospital, a soap star was arrested, and we learned of yet another Days exit. Here’s everything you missed in the daytime world — with links, in the Soap Hub soap opera news wrap.
Changes at GH
There’s a big shift at the helm at General Hospital, now that co-head writer Shelly Altman has left the soap. But what does it mean for the future of the ABC soap. Billy Miller’s out as Drew on GH. Here’s the guy who should take over the pivotal role. Jessica Tuck is back on the Port Charles scene as the villainous Cassandra Pierce. The actress is up to the task since ruthlessness is in her warehouse.
Gilles Marini (Ted) tenure at Days of Our Lives is coming to an end, and his exit is going to be bloody. Hope sure didn’t expect this to happen to the latest guy who caught her eye.
DAYS alum Jen Lilley (ex-Theresa) is a brand-new mom, and she reveals how her new baby girl completes her perfect family of five. See pics and learn her new daughter’s gorgeous name.
Soap Star Arrested
A former star of As the World Turns actress (who made a name in primetime and movies, as well) was arrested in Las Vegas, and now the actress is facing some legal charges.
Lamon Archey and Sal Stowers, who play Eli and Lani on Days, celebrated Elani Appreciation Week, and in honor of the occasion, they’ve been sharing hilarious behind-the-scenes videos with fans.
Can You Hear Me, Now?
The Bold and the Beautiful’s Scott Clifton (Liam), Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy), and other co-stars played a fun game of telephone — 2019 style. And they shared some revealing tidbits about themselves in the process.
Actress Rena Sofer (Quinn, BB) had some sad family news as she said a special goodbye to her beloved dog, Iggy, who passed away just shy of his 17th birthday.
Brytni Sarpy (Elena, The Young and the Restless; ex-Valerie, GH) attended an amazing event that supports Parkinson’s Disease research. Find out why the cause has a special place in her heart.
Adrienne Frantz (Amber, YR and BB) raced to her father’s bedside when he was hospitalized and put on life support. Then, she had some very happy news to share with everyone.