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Casey Deidrick Exiting Salem

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, who portrays Chad DiMera on “,” announced today on Twitter that he’s departing the NBC Daytime drama series after completing filming of his final episode, which per a tweeted image is expected to air in late October.

“Taped my final episode today on #DOOL. One more day of filming tomorrow. What an amazing experience, thank you all!” read the tweet, which included an image listing characters appearing in the Wednesday, October 30, 2013 episode (yes, October!). In addition to his character Chad, fans can also expect to see the likes of Abigail, Brady, Cameron, EJ, Eric, Gabi, Kristen, Nick and more in the episode.

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  • Rick Kitchen

    And Chandler Massey is leaving, too. It’s bad enough that the show doesn’t have enough younger generation people, they really need to bring in more young actors.

    • Jim Fung

      Casey Moss is a good addition as JJ. I think the show will be fine and still will have several good younger actors, especially Blake Berris. Shame Casey Deidrick is leaving but we’ve suspected this was probably happening for awhile. Hope they recast!