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  • BREAKING NEWS: Cady McClain to Replace Cynthia Watros as Kelly Andrews on ‘Y&R’

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios; Chapman Baehler/TOLN
    Earlier tonight, Watros confirmed our suspicions by tweeting to her fans that she will indeed be leaving the CBS soap. But CBS wasted no time in recasting the role - an hour later Senior Vice President of CBS Daytime Angelica McDaniel announced that former "All My Children" veteran Cady McClain (ex-Dixie Martin) will be replacing her! READ MORE
  • UPDATE: Country Music Singer/Actor Justin Gaston Joins ‘Days of our Lives’ In Contract Role

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Best known for his singing stints in "Nashville Star" and "If I Can Dream," country music singer and actor Justin Gaston has joined the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" in the contract role of Ben, who a casting call from last summer described as "early-to-mid 20s... midwestern or southern (very slight southern accent) country boy. He is utterly charming in his honest sincere approach to life and love. Ben can also sing and/or play the guitar, though it is not necessary." The actor began filming scenes in mid-October and will first air later this month. READ MORE
  • Schae Harrison Brings Darla Back to ‘B&B'; Will Justice Finally Be Served?

    Brian Lowe/JPI Studios
    Brian Lowe/JPI Studios
    When her character died following a tragic car accident back in 2006 after a drunken Taylor Forrester (Hunter Tylo) hit her with her car, fans thought they had seen the last of actress Schae Harrison in her popular interloping role as Darla Einstein Forrester on CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful," but that would be anything but further from the truth! TV Guide's Michael Logan is reporting that justice may finally be served in the death of Darla just as Tylo is set to reprise her role on the series next month. READ MORE
  • Hunter Tylo IS Returning to ‘B&B’ Despite Denials on Facebook

    Art Streiber
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    Art Streiber
    Despite her official Facebook page's earlier denial that she was set to reprise her role of Taylor Forrester on CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" next month, a show spokesperson confirms that actress Hunter Tylo will in fact be returning to the world's most watched daytime drama series beginning Friday, February 28. READ MORE
  • Kassie DePaiva on Joining ‘DAYS’ Cast: ‘I Promise To Do My Best To Live Up To Everyone’s Expectations’

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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    On Friday, January 24, NBC's "Days of our Lives" put rumors to rest when it officially announced that former "One Life to Live" actress Kassie DePaiva (ex-Blair Cramer) would be joining its cast in the contract role of Eve Donovan, a role which was originated by actress Charlotte Ross, who congratulated DePaiva on signing onto "DAYS" on Twitter. READ MORE
  • Chandra Wilson on ‘GH’ Appearance: ‘I Would Do It Again In a Heartbeat’

    Todd Wawrychuk/ABC
    Todd Wawrychuk/ABC
    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" as Tina Estrada, a patient of Dr. Kevin Collins (Jon Lindstrom), who goes to General Hospital for her regularly scheduled appointment. According to the network, Tina comes face to face with an unfamiliar nurse in the episode and demands to know why HE is in her doctor’s office. The "nurse" is actually reformed serial killer Franco (Roger Howarth), as noted in the picture above, who is hiding out from the police after a warrant is issued... READ MORE
  • Rick Hearst on Soap Return: ‘Get Ready for a Great Ride’

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    Adam Larkey/ABC
    Yesterday, it was announced that veteran soap actor Rick Hearst would be returning to ABC's "General Hospital" for the first time since 2009 as his character Ric Lansing. Hearst is scheduled to first air on Monday February 24, but isn't expected to speak until Tuesday, February 25, according to ABC Soaps In Depth. In honor of his grand return, the actor took to Twitter to thank the fans, "GH" executive producer Frank Valentini and head writer Ron Carlivati for making it all happen. READ MORE
  • Rick Hearst Returning to ‘General Hospital’

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    ABC
    After Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis Davis) commented on her Twitter page earlier this week after a fan asked, "When will it be time for Ric to come home???" and the actress responded with, "shooting it this week ull see it next month," fans have been left wondering if that meant Rick Hearst would be returning to ABC's "General Hospital." Today, Soap Opera Digest is reporting that the actor is indeed heading back to Port Charles. READ MORE
  • RUMOR NO MORE: Kassie DePaiva Joins ‘DAYS’

    John Paschal/JPI Studios
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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    After fans began speculating on her possibly joining a soap following a January 8 posting on her website, which said, "Good things are ahead this year and I hope to have more to report very soon," NBC's "Days of our Lives" made it official: Soap veteran actress Kassie DePaiva is joining the series in the contract role of Eve Donovan (originated by Charlotte Ross). READ MORE
  • Details on ‘Y&R’s’ Major Casting Shakeup!

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    With many casting changes in place and new faces set to arrive in Genoa City, the next few weeks on “The Young and the Restless” may be a bit of a flurry. But no worries, because Soap Opera Network has got all the upcoming casting deets right here in one handy-dandy reference place! READ MORE