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Daytime casting changes.

Casting news for April saw a couple of Daytime actresses moving to new shows, some casting calls, a few actors and actresses moving on from their roles, and some interesting upcoming appearances. Get the details below:

All My Children:
In April, viewers learned that Chrishell Stause would not reprise her role of Amanda. Additionally, Caitlainne Rose Gurreri will play Eileen, a recurring character, and Paula Garces will appear as Lea Marquez, a smart, savvy, beautiful woman who has devoted her life to a career of fighting crime and bringing down the bad guys. A casting call went out for the role of Andres, a Caucasian male doctor in his mid-to-late 30s. He’s described as brilliant, handsome and suffering from the loss of his wife. See the list of cast for the reboot through All My Children Comings & Goings.

The Bold And The Beautiful:
April brought confirmation that Ashley Jones will return for three or four episodes as Bridget Forrester beginning May 22. Viewers also had the treat of seeing Heather Tom’s (Katie) real-life infant son debut as her onscreen son, Will, this month. April also saw singer Julia Michaels drop by the show to serenade a newlywed couple, and actress Sandra Vergara’s new character, Theresa, was hired as a model at Forrester Creations. Find out which two actors signed new “B&B” contracts through The Bold and the Beautiful Comings & Goings.

Days of our Lives:
In April, viewers began seeing Ken Colquitt in his role of Seth Burns, the hospital administrator, who much to his surprise ended up visiting a male strip club! Nadia Bjorlin finished her latest run as Chloe this month, and some interesting new casting calls went out, including one for the contract role of ‘Derek’, who will be in his late 20s, Caucasian or Hispanic, ruggedly good-looking, confident and mysterious. Find out which “GH” actress is coming to “DOOL” through Days of our Lives Comings & Goings.