Surprise returns and secret roles.

Catch all of the latest news from “The Bold and the Beautiful,” “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital,” and “The Young and the Restless.”

The Bold and the Beautiful:
Actors from “B&B” were celebrating this week. The series has been nominated for the 2017 Golden Nymph Award and alum Jennifer Finnigan (Bridget) announced that she’s expecting her first child. Fans were celebrating when they discovered that Kimberlin Brown is back as evil Sheila Carter. Find out more in Soaps.com’s The Bold and the Beautiful news room, where you can also catch the latest video highlights, including Nicole making a confession and Katie making a vow. Plus, Candace discusses the competitive craziness, Sheila’s shocking return, and Julius being annoying in her “B&B” blog.

Days of our Lives:
We have the premiere date for Meredith Scott Lynn in “Menendez: Blood Brothers” in our Days of our Lives news room along with a look at what happens when a sex tape rocks Salem. And Dustin fills in for Christine this week to give his verdict on the deserted island’s jungle madness, Dario scamming Abigail, and the pointlessness of Jade in the newest “Days” blog.

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General Hospital:
“GH’s” co-head writer Jean Passanante will not be renewing her contract with the soap when it runs out this summer. Find out what she plans to do instead in our General Hospital news room where you can also see a picture of Kimberly McCullough’s (Robin) new baby. Meanwhile, James DePaiva (Max, “One Life to Live”) will be joining the cast in a top secret role and it looks like Kirsten Storms (Maxie) will be returning to GH soon. The latest action in Port Charles featured Carly making a confession, Mac questioning Anna, and Dante cornering Lucy. Plus, Dustin felt bad for Ava, assumes Valentin will get off, and thinks there are too many unnecessary characters in the latest “GH” blog.

The Young and the Restless:
Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe) said a fond farewell to her fans this week. And view the latest drama in Genoa City as Kevin attacked Nick, Juliet stunned Billy, and Lily looked for the truth. Catch these and more highlights in our The Young and the Restless news room. Finally, Candace had fun at the funeral, found Tessa’s story boring, and enjoyed Hilary stirring the pot in her latest blog.

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– Matt Purvis