Soaps.com reports on November 6, Lyndie Renee Monarch, mother to twins Katie and Natalie Monarch, thanked the head writer for her daughters' role as Mimi's baby Emily, previously referred to as Baby Bonnie, and expressed, "@carlivatiron A personal thank you for writing such an amazing and fun storyline for my little girls! Loved being part of #Days & what a joy for their first acting experience to be with such kind and wonderful people. Hope to be back someday. #babybonnie #babyemily #monarchtwins." The girls exited the role when Mimi left Salem with baby Emily on November 6.
On Monday September 10, Days of our Lives added a new baby to the mix when Bonnie introduced Lucas to his daughter. Soaps.com has learned that twins Katie and Natalie Monarch have been cast in the role of baby Bonnie. Their mom posted a cute photo on their Instagram page with the caption, "Flashback to our first day on set at Days of our Lives," as well as a photo with Judi Evans stating, "We can finally announce that we just arrived in Salem on Days of our Lives! Here we are in “Bonnie’s” arms meeting daddy “Lucas”. Catch us again tomorrow!!!!!!! Thanks for snuggling us."