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Catching up with the former daytime actors.

Missing some of the former soap stars of daytime canceled soaps? In our latest column, has updates surrounding the careers of those who had roles on “All My Children,” “As the World Turns,” “Guiding Light” “One Life to Live,” “Passions” and “Ryan’s Hope.”

Two weddings, a memoir, one with Beyoncé in attendance, a magazine spread, and primetime gigs and more…

Richard Lawson becomes Beyoncé’s stepfather?
You read right, soap fans! “All My Children” alum Richard Lawson (ex-Lucas Barnes, 1992 to 1993) married Beyoncé’s mother Tina Knowles on Sunday April 12 on a yacht in Newport Beach, California. TMZ reported that Tina’s daughters Solange and Beyoncé, Jay Z and Blue Ivy were all in attendance wearing white. Fun fact: Lawson is the father of actress Bianca Lawson, who’s appeared on popular series including “Pretty Little Liars” (ex-Maya St. Germain), “The Vampire Diaries” (ex-Emily Bennett) and “Teen Wolf” (ex-Marin Morell) to name a few. sends the Lawson and Knowles families our congrats!

Tamara Tunie in Bad Vegan and Zoo.
“As the World Turns” alum Tamara Tunie (ex-Jessica Griffin, 1987 to 2009) will be appearing in the upcoming film “Bad Vegan” as Josephine Bodder. The story surrounds a stand-up comic named Lily who falls for a physicist named Spike, which leads to them teaming up to work on a teleportation machine. Stay tuned for its 2015 release. Also look for Tunie in the upcoming series “Zoo” as Brenda Montgomery. Set to premiere on June 30, the CBS series is based on the novel by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge, stars Billy Burke (“Twilight” saga) and follows a young scientist who goes in search of the cause of sudden, brutal animal attacks. In case you missed it, watch Tunie’s March 30 appearance on “The View” where she talked about her “Law & Order: SVU” role, Dr. Melinda Warner, which she’s played since 2000.

Beth Chamberlin guest-stars on Nurse Jackie.
Showtime has kicked off its seventh and final season of its dark, medical, comedy series “Nurse Jackie.” Those who are tuning in will see “Guiding Light” alum Beth Chamberlin (ex-Beth Raines, 1989 to 2009) in a guest-starring role next month. On Sunday May 3 at 9:00 PM the actress will appear as Linda in the episode titled “Nice Ladies,” where Akalitus (Anna Deavere Smith) displays trust issues toward Jackie (Edie Falco) and someone makes a huge life decision. Chamberlin also played Nancy Trent on “Days of our Lives” in 1993 and currently enjoys her work as a fitness instructor.

Jesse Metcalfe goes independent with Destined.
Fans were used to seeing Jesse Metcalfe on a weekly basis as Christopher Ewing until the “Dallas” reboot was canceled and last aired in 2014. Since then, the actor has turned up in a few projects and will play Officer Dylan Holder in the independent film “Destined.” Directed and written by Qasim Basir, the plot follows the double life of Rasheed Smith (Cory Hardrict, “American Sniper”), who is not only an ambitious architect but runs a drug empire as well and faces the daily challenges of taking on both roles. Fans will also remember Metcalfe from his daytime role as Miguel Lopez-Fitzgerald on “Passions” from 1999 to 2004.