ALL SOAPS Comings & Goings
Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
* Doc Dougherty returned as Jackie McNaughton on September 30.
* Thom Christopher (Carlo) exited in September but may return in the future!
* Justin Paul Kahn played Wes on Thursday September 25. More details in our News Room!
* Melissa Fumero (Adriana) returned beginning on September 18! More on that in our News Room!
* Michelle Robinson appeared on September 18 as the Llanview High Principal.
* Jacqueline Hendy showed up on September 15 as Vanessa Montez - Ray's wife. More on that in our News Room!
* Neal Hemphill began as Rodi's new manager on September 11.
* Nelson Landrieu appeared as a warden in Columbia on September 11.
* A Martinez joined the show on September 10 as Ray Montez! More on that in our News Room!
* David Fumero (Cris) has just renewed his contract with the show as of August 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Kimye Corwin appeared as Wendy, Starr's Lamaze teacher on September 2.
* David Vickers the dog is a Shit-zu played by Tallulah Bean. Read our interview with her owner in our News Room!
* Scott Evans returned as Oliver Fish on September 2.
Monday, September 1st, 2008
Past Comings and Goings (September)
* Cassius Willis will appear as Detective Gil Wallace on Monday September 22.
* Daniel J. Kruse will play Kenneth Winston on September 22, 2008.
* Clyde Kusatsu plays Dr. Dennis Okamura on Monday September 22, 2008.
* Ray Laska will play FBI Agent Myers on Tuesday September 23, 2008.
* Raya Meddine appears as Sabrina Newman's Ghost on September 24.
* M.C. Gainey appears as Dick Denter on September 23 and 24.
* Danny Trejo appears again as the bartender on September 25 and 26. Read all about Danny in the Y&R News Room!
* Joseph C. Phillips (ex-Justus, GH) will make a guest appearance as an agent of the Securities and Exchange Commission on September 12th!
* Jerry Douglas will make an appearance on September 11th. He'll be appearing as John's ghost.
* Anne Betancourt appears as Estella on September 8th and 9th.
* John Seminara will appear as Rocco on September 12th.
* Bruce Neckles will show up as FBI Agent Miller on September 12th.
* Eyal Podell (Adrian) has officially been placed on recurring status. Read his exclusive message to Soaps.com readers in the Y&R News Room!
* Michael Gross Update! The former sitcom actor who was hired to play Lowell/River Baldwin, Michael's father, has signed a two-year contract with the show! For more on Michael Gross see the Y&R News Room!
* Anne Betancourt appears as Estella on September 4th.
* Megan Soo appears as a reporter on September 3rd.
Past Comings and Goings (August)
* Scott Hoxby finishes his stint as Walter Palin up by August 29th.
* Eva Marcille (Tyra) and Jamia Simone Nash (Ana) will leave Genoa City on August 27, when Tyra takes Ana to school in New Hampshire. They are both scheduled to return to the canvas however.
* Danny Trejo appears as the bartender in the Mexican bar August 19th - 22nd.
* Kimberly Perez appears as the bartender's daughter on August 19th and 20th.
* April Parker will appear on August 25th, 2008 as a doctor.
* Jennifer Rhodes will appear as a member of Jana and Kevin's wedding party on August 15th. She was on the USA Network's series, Charmed! For more, visit the Y&R News Room!
* Character actor Danny Trejo will guest as a bartender that interacts with Victor beginning August 11th!
* Kevin Schmidt has been hired to play a grown up Noah Newman beginning August 13th! For more see the Y&R News Room!
* Beth Maitland will reprise her role as Traci Abbott briefly on August 13th.
* Veteran actor Michael Gross of "Family Ties" fame has been cast as Michael Baldwin's father, Lowell/River Baldwin. His first air date is August 15th. For more details see the Y&R News Room!
Monday, September 1st, 2008
* Kevin Spiritas (Jonas) last appeared on August 28, 2008.
* Tanner Woods (Robert S. Woods real life son) made an appearance on August 26, 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Erin Cronican appeared in a Mendorra scene as a servant on Tuesday, August 26, 2008.
* Shawn T. Andrew played Todd's new bodyguard starting on August 25, 2008.
* Brian Victor Johnson appeared as a young Asa on August 22, 2008.
* Since Catherine Hickland's character Lindsay is now in jail, we don't expect to see the actress on canvas for a while. However, there has been no word that she's leaving the show.
* Jack MacGruder played Simon, an investigator, on August 20, 2008.
* Maureen Mueller appeared as Dr. Joplin on August 20, 2008.
* Ashley Wilkens appeared as Ashley on August 20, 2008. More on that in our News Room!
* Phil Carey returned as Asa's ghost on August 19, 2008.
* Tuc Watkins (David) will head out his 'revolving door' in August, but expresses a return is always possible given the storyline he's involved in! David was last seen on August 6, 2008 leaving the Llanview airport.
* John Loprieno briefly returned as Cord beginning on August 11, 2008 but will not stay on a permanent basis.
* Lea DeLaria appeared as Madame Delphina and Professor Del Fina in the beginning of August.
* Christopher Cousins (Cain) taped his scenes with the show. His last air date was August 6, 2008.
* DeWanda Wise appeared as Julianna, a woman connected to Vincent, on August 6, 2008.
Thursday, August 28th, 2008
*Grayson McCouch (Dusty) and Anthony Herrera (James Stenbeck) are returning to Oakdale! You can read about that here.
*Deirdre Skiles begins playing Dani Andropolous beginning August 15, 2008.
*Diane Kagan begins playing Mrs. Ward August 30.
*Zach Conroy plays Leo beginning August 15.
Benton Greene plays Derek Coburn on August 18.
*Brian Rogalski plays Liberty's bodyguard in July.
*Michael Heintzman plays a clerk with news for Casey and Emily on August 1.
*Welcome, Laurance Lau! He arrives in Oakdale in August as a possible love interest for Lucinda. Read more about that here.
Tuesday, August 19th, 2008
* Alex Cranmer will be appearing as Dr. Hendrix on September the 3rd and 4th to give Reva some news.
* Michael Sabatino will be returning to the role of Vince Russo on August the 27th, and then again beginning on September the 22nd. To read more, please click here.
* With Josh leaving to search for his son Shayne next month, there are expectations that he may actually return to Springfield with him. Although the show has confirmed that they are keeping an eye open for an actor to fill the role, they still haven't found one.
* EJ Bonilla is returning to the role of Rafe on Tuesday, August the 19th.
* Kim Brockington will be returning as Dr. Felicia Boudreau on August the 5th.
* Montel Williams will be appearing as Clayton Boudreau on August the 1st and 5th.
* Michelle Ray Smith will be exiting as Ava Lewis at the end of the month. The actress will be going on maternity leave and is not expected to return.
* Tom Bloom will be appearing as Governor Young on Friday, July the 11th.
* James Rutledge will be appearing on Thursday, July the 3rd as the Minister at Bill and Ava’s wedding.
* Naelee Rae will be joining up in the role of Clarissa Marler beginning on June the 25th.
* Kristen Connolly and John Harrison return as Jolene and Mark, the actors playing Reva and Josh, on Thursday, May the 29th.
* Kane Manera will be returning to the role of Gillespie on June the 2nd.
* EJ Bonilla (Rafe Aitoro) exits from the series on May the 26th. The future of the character is still not completely determined.
* Helen Coxe will be appearing as Madame Marie on Friday, May the 23rd.
* Beth Ehlers (Harley Davidson Cooper) will be leaving the cast on June the 23rd.
* Kate Miller will be appearing as Sheila on Monday, April the 28th.
* Lyle Mackston will share some tense moments with Olivia and Natalia when he appears as Randy on Tuesday, April the 29th.
* Kristen Connolly will be showing up with a bit of surprise for Reva. You can see her play Jolene on Friday, May the 2nd.
* Victor Bevine will be appearing as the commissioner on Wednesday, April the 23rd.
* On Wednesday, April the 23rd, David Skeist will show up as “Skids”, an old friend of Gus’.
* Gil Rogers will be returning to the show as Hawk Shayne. Look for his first appearance on May the 1st.
* Clayton Smith will be taking care of some of Dinah's dirty work when he shows up to play Hans on Wednesday, April the 16th.
* Mark Schlereth will returns to the role of Roc Hoover on Monday, March the 24th.
* Ken Arnold and Charlie Hendricks will be appearing as federal agents on Wednesday, March the 26th.
* Wesley Ramsey will be returning as Sam Spencer on Friday, April the 4th and Monday, April the 7th.
* Olivia Birkelund will appear as Phoebe on Tuesday, March the 11th.
* Carey Cromelin will return as the one and only Wanda on Monday, March the 3rd.
* Carter Niles will be making Jonathan angry when he makes an appearance as Mr. Francis on Wednesday, March the 5th.
* Real life CBS reporter Brenda Waters of KDKA-TV in Pittsburgh, will be playing herself on Thursday, March the 6th.
* Ricky Paull Goldin (Gus Aitoro) has announced that he will be leaving the show when his contract expires.
Friday, August 1st, 2008
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* Danny Woodburn returns as the Demon Elf on Wednesday, July the 23rd.
* Christopher Douglas will return as Antonio Lopez-Fitzgerald around July the 23rd.
* Turiya Dawn will return as the teenaged Endora on July the 16th.
* Marianne Muellerleile and Kathleen Noone will return as Norma and Mrs. Wallace on July the 8th.
* Kam Heskin will be temporarily subbing in as Sheridan for McKenzie Westmore. You can see here during the week of July the 7th.
* Dwier Brown has been playing Agent Henderson since May the 12th.
* Jean Paul San Pedro will be taking over the role of Roberto. His first air date is scheduled for April the 1st. You can read our interview with him here.
* Danny Woodburn returns as the Demon Elf on Monday, February the 11th.
* Hector Luis Bustamonte will be playing Junaita's Hit Man starting on Wednesday, January the 30th.
* Marianne Muellerleile and Kathleen Noone return for the Christmas season as Norma and Mrs. Wallace on Thursday, December the 6th.
* Jill Remez will be back as Juanita on Thursday, December the 6th.
* Anthony Cistaro will be playing Doctor Walker beginning on Monday, November the 26th.
* Marta Dubois returns to the story as Tia Maria on Wednesday, November the 28th.
* Catherine Scott will appear as Gwen's nurse on Tuesday, November the 20th.
* Adrian Quinonez will be playing the bartender at the Blue Note on Thursday, November the 15th.
* Challen Cates will be back as Doctor Jonas beginning on Monday, November the 5th.
* Blair Redford has been cast as Miguel Lopez-Fitzgerald. His first air dates shall be at the end of December.
Monday, July 21st, 2008
* Tatyana Ali appears as Roxanne on August 6th.
* Ann Betancourt appears as Estella on August 6th, 7th and 8th.
* With a new, older actor taking over the role of Noah Newman, young actor Hunter Allen has been let go.
* Kathleen Darcy appears as Dr. Pembrooke on Wednesday, July 30th, Thursday, July 31st and Friday, August 1st.
* Carmen Argenziano portrays Dennis Elroy on Wednesday, July 30th.
* Scott Hoxby appears as Walter Palin on July 21st, 23rd, 24th and 25th.
* David May appears as Phillipe Chanderot on July 25th.
* Raya Meddine (Sabrina) has been let go. She'll go out in a final way. Read more here.
* Michael Graziadei begins airing again as Daniel Romalotti on July 9th. He was on hiatus filming "Reef".
* Laura Stone appears as Skye Lockhart on July 7th, 8th and 11th.
* Kelly Fisher appears as Elise on July 8th.
* Vincent Irizarry will be leaving his role as David Chow on the show. Please see the Y&R News Room for more!
* Judge David Young will debut his acting skills on Friday, July 11th as a chiropractor who plays poker with David, Skye, and Brad! For details see the Y&R News Room!
* Kathy Hilton appears as herself on July 8th.
* Diane Salinger appears as Jamie Whitfield on July 8th.
* Chris Hobbs appears as Sebastian on July 8th.
* Scott Hoxby appears as Walter Palin on June 30th, July 1st and July 2nd.
* Eric David appears as Mason on July 3rd.
Thursday, July 10th, 2008
* Molly Burnett is coming to the show to play "Melanie", Max Brady's half-sister, July 31. For more info click here!
* Mike O'Hearn, "Titan" from American Gladiators, will be playing the role of a customer in the Brady Pub, July 14th. He breaks up the food fight between two ladies!
* The role of the “Mail Clerk” will be played by Marianne Mellerleile. Marianne will air on Tuesday, July 15th. She is known for her role as “Norma Bates” on Passions. YAY!
* “Judge Karen Fitzpatrick” will be played by Marsha Clark. Marsha will air on Friday, July 18th. Just a note to all those who are wondering... this is not the same Marcia Clark from the OJ Simpson trial!
* Joe Mascolo is returning as Stefano DiMera August 4 week!!
* Sorry, Frances Reid (Alice) will not be returning this July 4th.
* Kimberly Estrada will return to the role of Yvonne Li Tuesday, June 24th.
* Guess who is making another appearance this summer? Doug and Julie (Bill Hayes and Susan Seaforth Hayes) for a run starting July 1, that continues, July 2 and July 7.
* Who was that? Kimberly Estrada played Yvonne Li. She was the woman who Philip spoke with regarding John's disc!
* Seventeen year old Molly McCook, (Daughter of John McCook, (Eric,The Bold and the Beautiful) is testing for new role on the show.
* Tamara Braun (Ava) will be leaving end of July.
Tuesday, July 1st, 2008
* Legendary performer Little Richard will appear as himself on June 30th! See the Y&R News Room for details!
* Cynthia Sikes appears as Zara on June 23rd and 24th.
* Eileen Davidson appears as Ashley Abbott on June 23rd.
* Darcy Rose Byrnes appears as Abby Carlton on June 23rd.
* Tatyana Ali appears as Roxanne on June 24th and 25th.
* Michael Graziadei will soon return from making the movie "Reef" to reprise his role as Daniel Romalotti! We'll give you a date as soon as we have it!
*America's Top Model winner, Eva Marcille (Pigford), will be debuting as a young mother, Tyra Hamilton, on the show beginning June 25th. Details in the News Room! Her daughter, Ana, will be played by actress Ana wil be played by actress Jamia Simone Nash. For more on this little dynamo, visit the News Room!
* Although she presumed herself to have been let-go, Nia Peeples has returned to the show as Karen Taylor!
* Tammin Sursok returns as Colleen Carlton the week of June 16th.
* Y&R has put out a casting call for Michael's father, Lowell. He is described as is a drifter, age 55 to 63 years young, who still surfs, loves his freedom and was very much part of the 60's political movement!
* Elizabeth Abbott appears as “Norma” on June 11th.
* On screen, Miguel will be staying permanently out of town to care for an ailing Aunt, which means his portrayer, actor Anthony Pena, won't be seen any longer either!
* Just In! Eileen Davidson will reprise her role as Ashley Abbott on June 19th and 20th! Also, Darcy Rose Byrnes will return as Ashley's daughter, Abby! Check the Spoiler Section for the scoop on what will happen!
* Singer Katy Perry will be guest-starring as herself on June 12th! For details see the Y&R News Room!
* K.T. Thangaveiu appears as the judge on June 6th.
* Jeff Lorch appears as Ivo Marks on June 3rd.
* Interior decorator Martyn Lawrence Bullard will appear on Y&R as himself beginning June 3rd! For more details see the News Room!
* New 'Zara' news! Actress Cynthia Sikes has been cast as Sabrina's mother, Zara, on Y&R. She'll start taping May 27th and will arrive in Genoa City on June 19th, just in time for her daughter's wedding to Victor Newman. Details to follow in the Y&R News Room!
Monday, June 30th, 2008
Past Comings and Goings to Date...
* Loyita Chapel (real life wife to Robert S. Woods, Bo) first returned on July 31, 2008.
* Although some are reporting that the show plans to bring a new family to the canvas, ABC has told Soaps.com, "We do not comment on rumors."
* Given the show's 40th anniversary, stars who made appearances leading up to and on July 21 and 22, 2008 were Erin Torpey (as Jessica's deceased daughter Megan, ex-Jessica), Phil Carey (Asa), Mark Derwin (Ben), Stephen Markle (Mel), John Loprieno (Cord) and Agnes Nixon (OLTL creator)! Get the episode scoops in our News Room!
* January LaVoy returned as Noelle on Wednesday, July 16, 2008. John Rue (Moe) will be making some upcoming appearances as well - look for both characters to take on a new name during the anniversary episodes! More on that in our News Room!
* R. Brandon Johnson (Chuck) returned starting on Wednesday, July 16, 2008. More on that in our News Room!
* Though Grant Aleksander (ex-Phillip, GL) has reportedly been seen in the ABC studios, ABC has told Soaps.com, "We do not comment on rumors."
* Thom Christopher returned as Carlo Hesser on July 3, 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Christopher Cousins reprised his role of Cain Rogan on July 3, 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Tom Lacy played Bitterman on July 3, 2008.
* Lea DeLaria made a stop in Llanview as Madame Delphina on July 1, 2008.
* June 2008: Bree Williamson (Jessica) has renewed her contract with the show!
* Walter Hudson played the minister at Nash's funeral starting June 25, 2008.
* Alison Raimondi appeared as a new mother on June 24, 2008. More on that in our News Room!
* Although there are rumors going around saying that Justin Klosky will be joining the show as CJ Roberts sometime in June, ABC has told Soaps.com, "This is not true." More on that in our News Room!
* Hunt Block (Lee) left Llanview with a bang on June 12, 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Kevin Spirtas arrived on the scene on June 11, 2008 as Jonas Chamberlain. More on that, plus spoiler details, in our News Room!
* Andrea Evans returned as Tina Lord on June 11, 2008! More on this breaking news in our News Room!
* Susan Haskell returned to the show as Marty on June 11, 2008! More on that in our News Room!
* Melissa Fumero (Adriana) exited her role June 11, 2008. More on that in our News Room!
* Though rumors are circulating that Trevor St. John (Todd) will be leaving the show in August, the actor says this is NOT true.
* Forbes March (Nash) left the show on June 5, 2008. Read about his exit in our News Room!
* Christine Jones appeared again as Pamela Stuart on June 3, 2008.
Wednesday, June 25th, 2008