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Where in the World is Cane Ashby (Daniel Goddard)?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While Cane Ashby appeared to have been murdered in the Wednesday, February 2 episode of CBS' "The Young and the Restless," no information has been released by either the show, his portrayer Daniel Goddard or any of the actors people indicating that we've seen the last of Goddard on "Y&R," so what the heck is going on? Entertainment Weekly's Lynette Rice has some answers. According to Rice, "a source close to the sudser said that Goddard remains a paid…

‘Y&R’ Casting a Number of Roles

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In addition to the previously reported search for a name actor to portray the contract role of Clay, "The Young and the Restless" is also seeking actors to portray minor roles for what appears to be an upcoming court case. According to information we've obtained, the show is looking for a Judge, a Bank Teller, a Juror and a Man mistaken for someone else. In that particular case, an educated guess would be someone mistaking the person for the recently "deceased" Cane Ashby…

‘Y&R’ Looking for a Name Actor for Contract Role

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is actively seeking a Caucasian or Latino actor with "experience or a name" and in the age range of 35-47 for a contract role they are looking to cast. According to a breakdown provided to Soap Opera Network, the characters name will be Clay. "Clay is grizzled and sexy, he is a cowboy living on a ranch in a rural western town. A strong but silent, salt of the earth type, he is a smart guy who chooses to live a simple life working with…

Shocking Shakeup at ‘DAYS:’ Livingston OUT! Braun IN!

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Soap Opera Digest is reporting that NBC's "Days of our Lives" has let actress Natalia Livingston go after just three weeks on the air portraying the role of Taylor Walker and replaced her with her former "General Hospital" co-star (and "DAYS" alum herself) Tamara Braun. "It was decided to take the character of Taylor in a new direction," said Co-Executive Producer Gary Tomlin. "Natalia Livingston is an amazing actress and a consummate professional.…

Kim Zimmer in ‘Love, Loss, and What I Wore’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Famous for her roles on "Guiding Light" and "One Life to Live," Kim Zimmer is joining the cast of the hit Off Broadway show "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" begining with the Wednesday, February 16 performance. Zimmer, who currently portrays the role of Echo DiSavoy on "One Life," willl be joined by actors Katrina Bowden ("30 Rock"), Sabrina Le Beauf ("The Cosby Show"), Orfeh ("Legally Blonde"),…

Kate Linder Joins ‘Vagina Monologues’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- If you happen to be in the Los Angeles area at some point this upcoming weekend, you might want to stop by the Barnsdall Gallery Theatre where "The Young and the Restless'" Kate Linder (Esther) will be performing "The Vagina Monologues" alongside Alison Arngrim ("Little House on the Prairie") and Diane Amos (best known as "The Pinesol Lady"). Considered “one of the most important pieces of political theatre” by the NY Times, "The Vagina…

‘One Life’: From Morocco with Love?

(SoapOperaNetwork) -- With Clint Buchanan's many secrets being exposed one by one, it's not a matter of if Bo (Robert S. Woods) will learn the truth about what big brother Clint (Jerry verDorn) did with his illegitimate son David Vickers (Tuc Watkins), but when.  Soap Opera Network has learned that Omar Koury has been cast as a prison warden, in more Moroccan prison scenes that were taped earlier this month.  But there's more to the story... Still reeling from the fact that the ruthless Clint Buchanan, and not good guy…

Listen: ‘One Life’s’ ‘The Sound of a Kiss’

(SoapOperaNetwork) -- Have you purchased your copy of "One Life to Live's" new Valentine's Day album from iTunes yet?  If not, then here's a preview of what you're missing. The CD, which features tracks from Kassie DePaiva (Blair), Kristen Alderson (Starr), Kelley Missal (Dani), Brittany Underwood (Langston), and David A. Gregory (Ford).  Click here to listen each of the songs on the album (with the exception of the bonus track -- a piano version of DePaiva's song "Dream of Our Own"). And remember that you can follow along…

Jacob Young and John-Paul Lavoisier Head to Tulsa, OK Valentine’s Weekend

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC Daytime viewers living in or around the area of Tulsa, Oklahoma and are fans of Jacob Young (JR Chandler) and/or John-Paul Lavoisier (Rex Balsom) should get their scrapbooks ready as the two will be appearing this weekend at the Women's Living Expo. The two will be on hand this weekend for a Q&A and autograph signing session with fans with Young up first on Saturday, February 12 followed by Lavoisier on Sunday, February 13. The event kicks off at 1:00 PM on Saturday for Young and 2:00…

Jeff Branson Heading to ‘CSI: Miami’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless'" Jeff Branson is joining a large list of soap stars appearing in CBS' primetime procedurals with his upcoming appearance on "CSI: Miami," including David Fumero (see: David Fumero Leaves the Cold Winter of New York for 'CSI: Miami') and Leven Rambin (ex-Lily Montgomery, "All My Children"), who will both appear in upcoming episodes of the series. A show representative tells Soap Opera Network that Branson, who portrays…

First Look: Austin Peck on ‘One Life to Live’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As previously reported, Austin Peck is joining the cast of ABC's "One Life to Live" as a character named Rick, who is described as the type of person the show "doesn't really have much of," according to SOAPnet.com. Now Soap Opera Network has your first look at Peck from his first day on the set. While a first airdate has not been set, sources tell us we can expect to see Peck and his character on screen in either late March or early April. …