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Jason Thompson
It's out with the old and in with the new on January 13, when Jason Thompson debuts as Billy Abbott on “The Young and the Restless.” Thompson replaces Burgess Jenkins, who joined the soap in June 2014 replacing David Tom. But let's face it, he'll be judged by whether or not he measures up to Billy Miller's portrayal of the popular character.
Brooklyn Rae Silzer, who plays Emma Drake on "General Hospital," exits the soap, today, and admits she's "very sad" to be leaving. Unfortunately, the child star became a casualty, when her TV dad Jason Thompson (Patrick Drake) opted to leave the soap and head over to "The Young and the Restless" to take over the role of Billy Abbott.
Jonathan Jackson, Steve Burton
A pair of former “General Hospital” stars are collaborating on a new business venture. Jonathan Jackson (ex-Lucky Spencer; Avery Barkley, “Nashville”) and Steve Burton (ex-Jason Morgan; Dylan McAvoy, “The Young and the Restless”) are opening Jack and Jameson's Smokehouse, a barbecue restaurant and concert venue in Franklin, Tennessee.
Kimberly McCullough
In a recent blog post on her website recapping 2015 as she personally experienced it, "General Hospital's" Kimberly McCullough (Robin Scorpio) revealed that after learning she would become a first time mother to a baby girl the unthinkable happened: she suffered a miscarriage.

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!