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Casting happenings.

Daytime entrances and exits in March featured some fun upcoming cameos and returns, along with a few new casting calls, and a veteran soap actor switching shows. Get the details below:

The Bold And The Beautiful:
In March, Schae Harrison returned as Darla's ghost and Heather Tom's (Katie) husband, James Achor, appeared as a musician. Viewers learned that L.A. councilman, Bernard Parks, would be doing a cameo in April as part of the upcoming L.A. animal shelter storyline involved former "The Price Is Right" host, Bob Barker. Also, a new casting call went out for the role of 'Gary', who is a funny intelligent 19 - 20 year-old male with a bit of bad boy in him. They are looking for a season actor. March also brought the news that a former actor would reprise his role on contract. Find out who it is through The Bold and the Beautiful Comings and Goings.

Days of our Lives:
True O'Brien began airing in March as Paige, Drake Hogestyn returned to Salem as John, Michael Benyaer popped up as Dr. Chyka, Tom Lind debuted as Galen, LaToya Codner played Dr. Garcia, and Mindy Robinson appeared as a stripper. Viewers learned that Alex Shipp would be playing Mary Beth and that Eamon Hunt will be in the role of Dr. Mattingly. A new casting call went out for a beautiful African-American actress in the thirty-something age range to play the role of Shauna. Read more about this contract role through Days of our Lives Comings and Goings.

General Hospital:
In March, Marshall Hilliard returned as Officer Marshall, Natalia Livingstone popped into Port Charles as Emily's ghost, Vinessa Antoine appeared as Jordan, and Donna Mills debuted in her new role. Viewers learned that Thaao Penghlis was returning as Victor, and Wally Kurth would also come back as Ned in April. Kirsten Storms was back in the studio taping scenes in March, and she also announced on Twitter that she would be working with Zachary Garred, who will play Levi beginning in April. A casting call went out for a 'bad girl' contract role and the show is looking for an actress in her twenties. Finally, Sean Kanan announced his departure as A.J. Find out what he will be doing next through General Hospital Comings and Goings.

The Young And The Restless:
March appearances in Genoa City included Jerry Broome as the homeless man, Seattle Seahawks' Michael Robinson in a cameo, Chris McKenna as Detective Harding, and Andrea Grano as Dr. Sternin. Max Page returned as Reed, and Ted Shackelford popped in as Jeffrey. Viewers learned that Irish model, Roz Lipsett had taped scenes for a small upcoming role, and that Cady McClain would first be seen as Kelly on April 16. Eileen Davidson and Beth Maitland were in the studio this month taping scenes for April as Ashley and Traci Abbott, and news came that "Parenthood's" Matthew Atkinson would debut as Austin next month, along with Chris Elwood as Marcus. A new casting call went out for a character named 'Aaron Newton'. Read the details to see if you think the role sounds like an Adam Newman recast through The Young and the Restless Comings and Goings.

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- Candace Young