The first cuts.

“DOOL” will be making some significant casting cuts. Soap Opera Digest has reported that Matthew Ashford (Jack), Sarah Brown (Madison), Christie Clark (Carrie) and Patrick Muldoon (Austin) are all on the chopping block. They were brought back last fall for the show’s big reboot to bring back old viewers. Their final air dates have not been announced but, apparently, they will not be the only actors to leave. will let you know more details as they become available.

For more about the shake-up at the show, be sure to read what Executive Producer Greg Meng had to say.

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