latest soap news december 3 2018
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Casting news for the month of November and beyond.

November’s comings and goings on included the return of a fan favorite to The Bold and the Beautiful, a number of actors returning to Days of our Lives, a major character death and actress out at General Hospital, and the return of a family patriarch on The Young and the Restless.

The Bold and the Beautiful

Hunter Tylo returned to B&B as Dr. Taylor Hayes. Ashley Jones is also back taping scenes as Bridget Forrester. And Liam and Steffy’s daughter Kelly is being played by Zoe Pennington. Read’s The Bold and the Beautiful Comings and Goings for Tylo’s statement on her return.

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Days of our Lives

On Days, Kate Mansi reprised the role of Abigail Deveraux DiMera. Gilles Marini returned as lawyer Ted Laurent, and Greg Rikaart resumed playing con-man Leo Stark. Christopher Sean exited as Paul Narita. Harlow and Scarlett Mallory took over the role of Holly Walker, Nicole Walker’s child with Dr. Daniel Jonas. Bryan Dattilo will make several more appearances as Lucas Horton. Thia Megia is set to join the show as Haley Chen. Kyle Lowder (Rex Brady), Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) and Paul Telfer (Xander Kiriakis) are all slated to return. Read our Days of our Lives Comings and Goings to find out when Brandon Barash takes over the role of Stefan O. DiMera.

General Hospital

Joshua Benard, the son of Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos), played a young Sonny on a very special episode of GH. Tajh Bellow took over the role of TJ Ashford. Hayley Erin’s time as Kiki Jerome came to a shocking end. And Brooklyn Rae Silzer will be back as Emma Scorpio-Drake Read’s General Hospital Coming and Goings to find out who Janet Hubert from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air will be playing on the soap.

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Young and the Restless

Loren Lott joined Y&R as Devon’s sister Ana Hamilton. Tristan Lake Leabu is making a return as Reed Hellstrom, and Kelly Kruger is coming back as Mac. Eric Braeden was back taping scenes as Victor Newman, and Zach Tinker has been cast as the new Fenmore Baldwin, Read the Young and the Restless Coming and Goings to find out why Max Ehrich didn’t return as Fen.