Wednesday, October 8, 2008 12:30 AM EST | By Angela Rosa



(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Who’s in and who’s out this October.

THE IN’S

  • Laura Koffman joins the cast of “All My Children” as Rebecca, the ex that Jesse Hubbard (Darnell Williams) kept himself very, very busy with during his twenty long years on the run.

    Koffman is best knows for the role of Cassie Callison, one of the famed Cramer woman, on “One Life to Live.” The actress played the role from March 1991 thru June 1999.

    A medical crisis brings Rebecca to Pine Valley, and face to face with Jesse’s current life and wife, Angie (Debbie Morgan), on Tuesday, October 28.

  • Shannon Kane joined the cast of “AMC” on Friday, October 3 as Natalia, the young woman we’ll soon discover is Jesse and Rebecca’s child. The role is contract.
  • Eden Riegel returns on Friday, October 17 as Bianca Montgomery. Riegel’s seventh return since her 2005 exit marks her second contract length comeback.
  • Also arriving in Pine Valley with a contract is Tamara Braun. Braun hits the Pine Valley scene on Thursday, October 30, as Bianca’s girlfriend, Reese Williams. Braun will bring along Bianca’s daughter, Miranda, who will continue to be played by the adorable Haley Evans.
  • Vincent Irizarry returns as Dr. David Hayward on Thursday, October 23. In the weeks that follow, we’ll find out if the vengeful and heartbroken doctor can pull himself together long enough to save the life of one of the Kane women.

THE OUT’S

  • The speculation has been confirmed, Amanda Baker is out as Babe Carey.

    Baker began her career in daytime in nighttime, starring as Jolene Crowell in SoapNet’s first season of “General Hospital: Night Shift” in 2007. Baker’s first day on “AMC,” October 8, 2007, was the original Babe’s last day. Alexa Havins originated the role of Babe Carey in the fall of 2003.

  • Babe finally succumbs to death on Thursday, October 23, in heartbreaking scenes with her oft-time husband, JR Chandler (Jacob Young).

AND EVERYTHING ELSE!

  • Susan Lucci’s partner on ABC’s “Dancing with The Stars,” Tony Dovolani, will make a brief appearance on an episode of the daytime drama later this month. Dovolani portrays a victim of the Pine Valley tornado.
  • Father Clarence (played by Malachy McCourt) closes out the busy casting month of October. Should the “lucky” recipient of his next visit be afraid considering the way the good father handled the Kathy situation?

“All My Children” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.


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