Casting

  • Robert Scott Wilson On Pulling Double Duty at ‘All My Children’ and ‘The Price is Right’

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    For those that don't know him or have yet to discover him, Robert Scott Wilson is both a model and an actor. In September 2012, Wilson won the coveted position as the first-ever male model on "The Price is Right." The game show hosted by Drew Carey, currently in its 41st season on CBS, issued an open casting call for male models in Los Angeles in August of last year and hundreds of hopefuls showed up. After being narrowed down to just 26 individuals, the men competed in a series of challenges that were featured on priceisright.com. Such challenges... READ MORE
  • UPDATE: Blake Hood OUT! Hartley Sawyer IN! ‘The Young and the Restless’ Recasts Kyle Abbott

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    According to Soap Opera Digest, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" has recast Kyle Abbott, son of Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman), with daytime newcomer Hartley Sawyer. The actor replaces Blake Hood, who first aired in the role on April 27, 2012. READ MORE
  • B&B Casting Tidbits: Week of March 11

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    You can expect to see three familiar male faces pop in on "The Bold and the Beautiful" this week: READ MORE
  • Is Josh Duhamel Headed Back To ‘AMC’?

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    “All My Children” makes its online debut this spring, and Prospect Park is pulling out all of the stops to make sure it’s a success. Several actors have tweeted that the new writing for the show is outstanding, and fans were happy to hear that some of their beloved actors — Eden Riegel (Bianca Montgomery), Alicia Minshew (Kendall Hart Slater) and Cady McClain (Dixie Cooney) — were headed back to the show. But could Josh Duhamel (Leo DuPres) be another familiar face headed back to Pine Valley? READ MORE
  • Horror Film Star Tony Todd Headed To ‘Y&R’

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    If you’re a fan of scary movies, then you’ll no doubt recognize Tony Todd, who’s appeared in horror film classics like “Candyman,” “Final Destination,” and the 1990 remake of “Night of the Living Dead.” But the actor has recently decided to step out of the darkness and into daytime, beginning a role on “The Young and the Restless!” READ MORE
  • Alicia Minshew Returns to ‘All My Children'; Actress Joins Cast of Pilot ‘Surviving Sam’

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    Viewers keeping up with the latest "All My Children" comings and goings news know that Daytime Emmy nominated actress Alicia Minshew has been in discussions to return the internet revival of the soap opera she starred in from 2002 to 2011. TV Line broke the news on Thursday afternoon that the return of the eldest child of Erica Kane (Susan Lucci), Kendall Hart, as portrayed by Minshew is now a done deal. Minshew will make her return sooner than expected; she tapes scenes opposite Eden Riegel, who plays Kendall's little sister Bianca Montgomery, later today as "AMC" wraps up... READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’ Replaces Emme Rylan With ‘Hollywood Heights’ Actress

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    Just hours after news broke that “The Young and the Restless’” star Emme Rylan (Abby Newman) was leaving the show and headed to play “General Hospital’s” Lulu Spencer, word spread that the soap had already replaced her! A CBS spokesperson has confirmed to Soap Opera Network that the drama series has tapped actress Melissa Ordway to take over the role of the Newman heiress. READ MORE
  • Say Goodbye (For Now?) to the Llanview 3 on ‘General Hospital’

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    Soap Opera Network has learned that during the week of March 18, ABC's "General Hospital" will be departing the "One Life to Live" characters consisting of Starr Manning (Kristen Alderson), Todd Manning (Roger Howarth) and John McBain (Michael Easton). As previously reported, ABC Daytime and Prospect Park have been in a dispute over the characters and their appearance on "GH" vs "One Life to Live," which Prospect Park is rebooting for the web along with "All My Children" later this spring. The actors are under contract to ABC, while Prospect Park holds the license rights to the characters. READ MORE
  • Ingo Rademacher and Vanessa Marcil Returning to ‘General Hospital'; Richard Simmons Does the Nurses Ball

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    When Ingo Rademacher (Jasper "Jax" Jacks) was announced as a celebrity dancer on "Dancing with the Stars" for the competition series' 16th season, many avid "General Hospital" fans wisely guessed the actor's dancing chops would be tested as part of a cross-promotional opportunity between ABC's primetime juggernaut and the networks daytime soap staple. READ MORE
  • Brandon Barash Announces Exit from ABC’s ‘General Hospital’

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    Brandon Barash has announced on Twitter that he's departing ABC's "General Hospital." In his message to fans, Barash tweeted, "With a bittersweet, heavy heart I announce my time at 'GH' has come to an end, as I have chosen to move on&pursue my NBA career. I love u all." READ MORE