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REPORT: Kate Mansi Departing ‘Days of our Lives’

Monday, January 4, 2016 2:54 PM EDT
Kate Mansi
After months of rumors surrounding the possibility of a contract player telling producers of their soap they had no plans of renewing their contract when it came up for renewal, despite major plans by the show for their front-burner storyline, word has it that actress Kate Mansi is on her way out as Abigail Deveraux on NBC's "Days of our Lives."
Daniel Cosgrove
Now that all the holiday festivities and an extended vacation period are over for millions across the land with the work week that begins tomorrow, why not prepare for the next wave of great television by taking an early sneak peek at Showtime's new drama, "Billions"? Hey, you might even spot former "Days of our Lives" actor Daniel Cosgrove (ex-Aiden Jennings) in what looks to be a major story arc!

New Year Brings Fresh Round of Cast Cuts?

Friday, January 1, 2016 9:07 PM EDT
Heather Tom
"The Bold and the Beautiful's" Heather Tom (Katie Logan) is joining fellow daytime actresses Alison Sweeney (ex-Sami Brady, "Days of our Lives"), Kimberly McCullough (Robin Scorpio, "General Hospital") and even former colleague Susan Flannery (ex-Stephanie Forrester) from in front of the camera to behind-the-scenes: The soap star directed the Tuesday, January 5 episode of the CBS daytime drama series!
Jason Cook, Brandon Beemer
In the January 4, 2016 issue of Soap Opera Digest, on newsstands now, "Days of our Lives" executive producer Ken Corday revealed the reasons behind the soap's decision to bring back actor Brandon Beemer (ex-Owen Knight, "The Bold and the Beautiful") to the role of Shawn Douglas Brady, the eldest child of Hope (Kristian Alfonso) and Bo (Peter Reckell), so soon after the blink-and-you-missed-it return and departure of original adult portrayer Jason Cook.

The Diversity Issue: TV Guide Grades the Soaps

Thursday, December 31, 2015 3:34 PM EDT
Mishael Morgan, Bryton James
In the current issue of TV Guide, on newsstands now, the magazine examines the four remaining daytime soaps consisting of "The Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of our Lives," "General Hospital" and "The Young and the Restless" and how FOX's "Empire" may have influenced a push for more diversity in 2015 during love in the afternoon.
Melissa Claire Egan, Justin Hartley
Who says daytime soaps are dead? In 2015, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful" and NBC's "Days of our Lives" all placed among 2015's top searched non-reality TV shows on Yahoo! In fact, outside of "The Walking Dead" and "Game of Thrones," all three dramas placed in the top five on the search giant's year-end list.