In soap operas, characters come and go and then come right back – sometimes with different faces! Several As The World Turns actors have moved on, some to other soaps and some to roles on the big screen. did a bit of research and we tracked down a few of your favorites.

Read on to catch up!

It’s been more than a decade since fans last saw Frank Runyeon (ex-Steve Andropolous) around Oakdale, but with the return of Dani, Steve and Betsy’s daughter, fans are curious what happened to the actor. is happy to report that Frank has landed in Pine Valley! He’ll take on the role of Forrest Williams, Reese’s father, in the coming months. You can read more about that here. Frank is no stranger to Daytime; after leaving Oakdale, he landed in “Santa Barbara” as Michael for a while.