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AS THE WORLD TURNS
Daytime soap aired Weekdays on CBS.

About the Show | Cast | Writers | Producers

‘Pride: The Series’ Names ‘GH’ Scribe Scott Sickles as Head Writer

“Pride: The Series” hires “General Hospital’s” Scott Sickles as its new head writer, names Maryam Myika Day as breakdown writer.

Billy Magnussen, As The World Turns, Bond 25
‘As The World Turns’ Alum Billy Magnussen Joins ‘Bond 25’ Cast

Billy Magnussen (ex-Casey Hughes, “As The World Turns”) has joined the cast of “Bond 25,” the 25th outing in the 007 feature film franchise.

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Cynthia Watros Replacing Michelle Stafford as ‘GH’s’ Nina Reeves

Cynthia Watros (“Guiding Light,” “Lost”) is joining the cast of “General Hospital” as a recast Nina Reeves. She replaces the departing Michelle Stafford, who is set to reprise her iconic role as Phyllis Summers on “The Young and the Restless.”

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Hillary B. Smith Back to ‘General Hospital’

Hillary B. Smith is set to reprise her iconic role as Nora Buchanan on “General Hospital” next month. Find out all the details!

Midnight Texas
‘Midnight, Texas’ Canceled by NBC, Final Episode Airs Tonight

Dylan Bruce (“As The World Turns”), Jaime Ray Newman (“General Hospital”) and Josh Kelly (“One Life to Live”) done in “Midnight, Texas.”

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Anthology Series ‘Tell Me a Story’ Renewed for Second Season on CBS All Access

“Tell Me a Story” will indeed tell new tales with word that CBS All Access has granted the series a second season.

‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ to Celebrate New Year with 8000th Episode

CBS’ “The Bold and the Beautiful” is about to join the elite 8000 episode club shortly after new year rings true.

Former Daytime Exec Barbara Bloom Books Writing Gig at ‘General Hospital’

Former CBS Daytime head honcho Barbara Bloom is heading back to daytime television, this time as part of the writing team at “General Hospital.”

It’s Official: Victoria Konefal is New Ciara Brady on ‘DAYS’

After a leak of her appearance in a forthcoming episode of “Days of our Lives” hit the web recently, the show has officially confirmed Victoria Konefal’s casting as Ciara Brady. She first airs in early December.

‘ATWT’ Alum Billy Magnussen in ‘Ingrid Goes West’ — Trailer

With a hard “R” rating, “As The World Turns” alum Billy Magnussen (ex-Casey Hughes) shows his wild side as Nicky Sloane in the raunchy film “Ingrid Goes West,” set for wide release on Friday, August 25.

Netflix Renews ‘Friends From College’ for Second Season

Netflix has given a green light to a second season of “Friends From College,” starring “As The World Turns” alum Annie Parisse. As was the case with the first season, the streaming service has ordered eight episodes of the half-hour comedy.

Robert McKay Replaces ‘GL’ Alum Monti Sharp in ‘Asunder’

Sharp had a scheduling conflict that would have prevented him from taking part as filming commenced, forcing the show to recast, Soap Opera Network has learned.

‘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.

End of an Era: Jean Passanante Retires from Soap Writing

Jean Passanante, who has spearheaded “General Hospital” alongside Shelly Altman since July 2015, officially retires from soap opera writing.

Warner Bros. Pushes Back ‘Game Night’ Featuring ‘ATWT’ Alum

Originally set for release on Valentine’s Day 2018, Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that they have pushed back the release of “Game Night,” featuring “As The World Turns” alum Billy Magnussen, who starred as Casey Hughes on CBS’ “As The World Turns” from 2008-2010.

R.I.P. Mike Minor – Former ‘All My Children’ Actor Dead at 75

Best known for his starring role as Steve Elliott in the CBS sitcom “Petticoat Junction,” actor Mike Minor has died. The former soap star, who made a big impression on daytime fans as Brandon Kingsley on “All My Children” and as Dr. Royal Dunning on “Another World,” passed away on Thursday, January 28. He was 75 years old.