Who’s coming and who’s going from the casts of The Bold and the Beautiful (BB), Days of our Lives (DAYS), General Hospital (GH), and The Young and the Restless (YR)? Here’s a list of the top exit and entrance news from all four daytime dramas.
Soap Opera Casting For The Week of October 11, 2021
Find out if any of your favorite performers from yesteryear are returning to the shows you follow, or if any new actors or actresses have been cast in contract, recurring, or day player roles.
The Young and the Restless
The Young and the Restless welcomes back Michael Mealor and Hunter King as Kyle and Summer Abbott on Tuesday, October 12. The couple shows up in Tuscany for Victoria Newman (Amelia Heinle) and Ashland Locke’s (Richard Burgi) wedding.
Andrew Elvis Miller portrays Reverend Leo, the officiant presiding over the above nuptials. He’ll air on Thursday, October 14, and Friday, October 15.
Daytime newcomer Rory Gibson debuts as Noah Newman, Nicholas (Joshua Morrow), and Sharon’s (Sharon Case) son, this week. The role was last played by Robert Adamson.
Also, this week, Janice Lynde returns as Leslie Brooks. She was an original cast member when the soap premiered.
The Bold and the Beautiful
Over at The Bold and the Beautiful Sean Kanan is back for another run as Deacon Sharpe, Hope Logan’s (Annika Noelle) father, and Brooke Logan’s (Katherine Kelly Lang) ex-lover. Kanan originally portrayed Deacon from 2000 to 2005 on the daytime soap opera. He returned in 2014 before Deacon was sent to prison in 2017.
Emma Davidov airs as a bartender on Monday, October 11, and Tuesday, October 12.
General Hospital’s Sofia Mattsson has wrapped up her maternity leave. Look for the actress to be back on screen as Sasha Gilmore on Monday, October 11 in scenes with Johnny Wactor’s Brando.
Laurine Price has been playing Dallas Kirby, the Monte Carlo casino owner Dante Falconeri (Dominic Zamprogna), and Sam McCall (Kelly Monaco) encountered while searching for Drew Cain (Cameron Mathison). The actress played Dr. Coleman on The Young and the Restless earlier this year and has also had guest spots on American Crime Story and Schooled.
Days of our Lives
On the Days of our Lives front, Richard Steinmetz has begun recurring stint as Judge Robert Smails, the corrupt magistrate Gwen Rizczech (Emily O’Brien) attempted to blackmail. The daytime vet played Jeff Hartman on Loving (1989 to 1993), Martin Fitzgerald on Passions (2004 to 2007), and Joe Scully Jr. on General Hospital in 2012.
John Aniston is back for more airtime as Victor Kiriakis. Look for the family patriarch to work to get his nephews, Justin Kiriakis (Wally Kurth) and Xander Cook (Paul Telfer), out of jail.