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.

"The Bold and the Beautiful" will soon welcome Chaz Bono to its roster of guest stars. The child of Sonny and Cher will appear as a minister in the <strong>Thursday, March 31</strong> and <strong>Friday, April 1</strong> episodes of the CBS Daytime drama series, reports <em>PEOPLE</em>.

As part of the growing changes at ABC Daytime, the Disney/ABC Television Group has announced Mirian Arias as its new Vice President, Daytime Communications. Arias replaces Jori Peterson, who headed up the division for a number of years in the role of Vice President, Publicity, ABC Daytime and SOAPnet. Although Peterson has left ABC Daytime and SOAPnet, she remains part of the Disney/ABC Television Group as the acting head of the ABC Family Communications team.