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Ratings: ABC Attracts 7.9 Million Viewers During Eclipse Coverage

ABC's "The Great American Eclipse" brought in the most viewers of any network, cable or broadcast, during the network's coverage of the first total solar eclipse in 38 years on Monday, August 21. The program, which aired from 1:00-3:00 p.m. EDT, was hosted by "World News Tonight" anchor David Muir and brought in 7.9 million viewers with about 2.1 million in the Adults 25-54 demo, nearly tripling the average of what all-new episodes of "The Chew" and "General Hospital" would have attracted in the time period.

‘B&B’ Star Jacob Young to Headline in Las Vegas for Birthday Bash

While he turns 38 years old on Sunday, September 10, "The Bold and the Beautiful's" Jacob Young (Rick Forrester) won't let that pesky little detail stop him from performing at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas as part of his big birthday celebration! The actor and musician has signed on to headline a Vegas show alongside fellow singer and friend Vanessa LeGrand.

Kyler Pettis Out as Theo Carver on ‘Days of our Lives’?

In an allegedly since deleted posting on Vimeo, actor Kyler Pettis is said to have revealed his "final scenes" as Theo Carver on NBC's "Days of our Lives." This might come as a shock to fans as there had been no indication that the show planned to write the character off the canvas, albeit the show does film six months ahead of air.

‘Asunder’ Casts ‘Pride’ Creator Dorell Anthony

Following in the footsteps of daytime alums Lauren B. Martin (ex-Camille Bennett, "As The World Turns"), Monti Sharp (ex-Lewis McCloud, "ATWT"; ex-David Grant, "Guiding Light") and Kim Brockington (Felicia Boudreau, "GL"), "Pride: The Series" creator and actor Dorell Anthony ("All My Children," "General Hospital") has joined the cast of "Asunder," producers of the upcoming digital series announced recently.

‘Y&R’ Joins Forces with School on Wheels

For those planning to attend "The Young and the Restless'" Fan Event on Saturday, August 19, you'll not only get the chance to meet your favorite stars from the top rated daytime drama series, you'll also be able to ensure those less fortunate can start the new school year on the right track.