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Comings and Goings

  • CONFIRMED: Actor Chris L. McKenna Joining ‘Y&R'; Character and Airdate Revealed

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    Peter Randolph Kerr Photography
    Best known for his portrayal of Joey Buchanan on ABC's "One Life to Live" in the 1990's, actor Chris L. McKenna is heading to CBS' "The Young and the Restless." The actor first noted his joining the series in a tweet to his followers on Friday, January 17, which said, “It appears I’ll be making a bit of a return to soaps. At least for a few episodes.” READ MORE
  • Alison Sweeney Quitting ‘DAYS'; Actress Announces Departure Plans on ‘The Ellen Show’

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    Chris Haston/NBC
    "Days of our Lives" star Alison Sweeney will announce on the Tuesday, January 21 edition of "The Ellen Show" that she will be departing the NBC Daytime drama series after portraying the role of Samantha "Sami" Brady for 21 consecutive years. Sweeney's contract is set to expire in December 2014, according to published reports. READ MORE
  • Ilene Kristen Returning to ‘GH’

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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    As first reported by Soap Opera Digest, Ilene Kristen (ex-Roxy Balsom, "One Life to Live") will again be reprising her "Ryan's Hope" role of Delia Ryan on ABC's "General Hospital." READ MORE
  • Bye Bye Banus! Actress Films Final ‘DAYS’ Episode

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    Benjamin Cohen/NBC
    Friday, January 17 marked the final tape date for "Days of our Lives'" Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez), who joined the soap in October 2010. The actress announced plans to depart the soap in an August 2013 interview with Soap Opera Uncensored. READ MORE
  • Former ‘One Life’ Star Chris McKenna Joining ‘The Young and the Restless’

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    Peter Randolph Kerr Photography
    While character and storyline details aren't available at this time, actor Chris McKenna tweeted earlier this evening, "It appears I'll be making a bit of a return to soaps. At least for a few episodes." He tagged CBS' "The Young and the Restless" in the tweet to his followers. READ MORE
  • ‘Knots’ Vet Donna Mills Joins ‘General Hospital’ In BIG Role

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    According to Entertainment Weekly, Donna Mills, famous for her portrayal of Abby Ewing on CBS' "Knots Landing," is joining the cast of ABC's "General Hospital" in a BIG new role. READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’s’ Billy Abbott Switcheroo: David Tom Reveals He Had to Audition To Get Role Back!

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    Bjoern Kommerell Photography
    In an exclusive interview with TV Guide's Michael Logan, "The Young and the Restless'" David Tom reveals that he had to audition for the role of Billy Abbott when the series was looking to recast the character when contract talks between current portrayer Billy Miller and Sony Pictures Television proved to be unsuccessful. This was despite the fact that Tom garnered two Daytime Emmy Award nominations in the category of Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series in 2000 and 2001 (he won in 2000) for his portrayal of the character. READ MORE
  • First Airdate for Tristan Rogers on ‘Y&R’ Revealed; Actor Says ‘This is All About Fun’

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    Just as we report Tristan Rogers' last airdate on "General Hospital," we can now report on his first airdate on "The Young and the Restless." READ MORE
  • COMINGS AND GOINGS: More on Chandra Wilson’s ‘GH’ Appearance; Final Airdate for Tristan Rogers

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    As previously reported, "Grey's Anatomy" star Chandra Wilson (Dr. Miranda Bailey) will appear on the Wednesday, January 29 episode of ABC's "General Hospital." The actress will appear as a patient of Dr. Kevin Collins (Jon Lindstrom), who goes to General Hospital for her regularly scheduled appointment. Since we first reported last month on Wilson's appearance on her favorite soap, many have been wanting to learn more about the character she will portray and now we can share all you need to know! READ MORE
  • ‘DAYS’ Gets A New Attorney and a New Priest!

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    As previously reported, Daniel Cosgrove is joining the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" in the role of Aiden, but what you may not have known is that the actor is playing Salem's newest attorney. The actor is scheduled to first air on Wednesday, January 22 as Aiden gets more than he hoped for when he butts heads with Hope Brady (Kristian Alfonso) over their children. READ MORE