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Cast changes.

Daytime comings and goings during the month of June featured the return of numerous familiar faces to their daytime roles, some casting rumors, and a couple of departures:

The Bold And The Beautiful:
In June, “B&B” put out a new casting call for a leading man of any ethnicity in the 32 – 38 year age category. The show is seeking an experienced actor to play the good-looking, cultured character. Sean Kanan returned as bad boy Deacon Sharpe this month, Winsor Harmon popped in as Thorne, and “Big Brother” personalities Brendon Villegas and Rachel Reilly reprised their roles as the bartender and waitress at Bikini Bar. Viewers also learned that the role of Ivy Forrester had been cast with “Neighbors” star, Ashleigh Brewer, who first appears the week of July 7, and that Lesli Kay had taped some scenes as Felicia. Find out which “The Young and the Restless” alum has an upcoming guest role through The Bold and the Beautiful Comings and Goings.

Days of our Lives:
During the month of June, James Read joined the cast as Clyde, Greg Jackson appeared as Jeremiah, and John Patrick Kelly played an investor. Donald Li was cast as Mr. Shin, and Joseph Mascolo was due back in Salem as Stefano the week of June 30. Viewers also learned that Andrew Rush will appear as a roulette dealer on July 10, Betsy Baker will be on “Days” this summer, and Celestin Cornielle, who played Officer Moreno, will be back as a new character, Miguel, in the fall. Additionally, a new casting call went out for the role of Daphne, a sweet college freshman of any ethnicity in the 19 – 21 year old age range. The part will be recurring. There was buzz circulating this month that Molly Burnett might be returning as Melanie. Find out what the actress told through Days of our Lives Comings and Goings.