Casting - Page 6 of 32 - Soap Opera Network

Casting

  • 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’

    Adam Larkey/ABC
    4
    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’

    ABC
    2
    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
    3
    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!

    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    48
    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
  • CONFIRMED: Actor Chris L. McKenna Joining ‘Y&R'; Character and Airdate Revealed

    Peter Randolph Kerr Photography
    10
    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’

    Chris Haston/NBC
    16
    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’

    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    12
    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

    Benjamin Cohen/NBC
    4
    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’

    Peter Randolph Kerr Photography
    11
    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