Kristoff St. John, Don Diamont, Greg Rikaart; Soaps News
Exits and losses.
Don’t miss a detail as Soaps.com brings you all The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives, General Hospital, and The Young and the Restless news from February 4 – 8 and beyond.
The Bold and the Beautiful
In case you missed it when it aired during the Super Bowl, you can see Patrika Darbo (Shirley) in a special Planters Peanuts ad co-starring Charlie Sheen in Soaps.com’s The Bold and the Beautiful news room. Then learn how Katherine Kelly Lang’s (Brooke) stint on the Australian reality show I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! came to an end. Plus, get tips from Don Diamont (Bill) about what to keep silent about, and learn what prizes are available for B&B’s Spread the Love Valentine’s Sweepstakes before getting all of the latest casting news and a peek at this week’s action with the latest spoiler video featuring Katie questioning Thorne. And Candace is starting to feel excited about Zoe and Reese’s story, and is enjoying the relative realism in Hope’s story in the B&B blog.
Days of our Lives
Abby’s days in Salem are numbered as Kate Mansi exits Days after reprising the role only a few months ago. In more casting news, it looks like a soap opera vet will be popping up in the coming months as Robin Strasser teased a Days role. Find out what she had to say before learning who Greg Rikaart (Leo) will be playing when he makes a guest appearance on Modern Family. Get more casting news in our Days of our Lives news room, before reading an interview with Deidre Hall (Marlena) about her mother’s vision loss. In more sad news, former Days guest star and stand-up comedian Steve Bean (Flynn) has passed away. Watch Ben rescuing Ciara from a burning building in this week’s spoiler video before learning why Christine believes Ben should sue the PCPD, thinks that Stefan’s recent good deed might have been a fake, and was shocked by psycho Jordan in her Days blog.
While her character nearly met her demise recently, it looks like she isn’t going anywhere any time soon. Emme Rylan renewed her GH contract as Lulu. If you’ve been missing Hayley Erin as Kiki, visit our General Hospital news room to find out when you can watch her in a new role when the Pretty Little Liars spin-off The Perfectionists premieres. After you get all the latest casting news and a look at what’s ahead for the people of Port Charles in the latest spoiler video, discover how the PCPD tested Dustin’s patience this week as Franco was arrested, and why he was driven bonkers by Nina in the new GH blog.
The Young and the Restless
Y&R is currently recasting the role of Adam Newman. They’ve already cast a new character to join the population of Genoa City. Formerly Valerie on GH, Brytni Sarpy was cast by Y&R in a new contract role. In heartbreaking news, the soap world said goodbye this week to veteran performer Kristoff St. John, who played Neil Winters on Y&R and left an indelible mark on the genre. Visit our The Young and the Restless news room for information about his untimely passing and tributes from his friends and co-stars, including Eric Braeden (Victor), as well as videos commemorating his rich history with the series and details on an upcoming storyline to honor him. Make sure you also check out the latest spoiler video and learn when Alyvia Alyn Lind’s (Faith) Netflix movie, Walk. Ride. Rodeo. will be released. Finally, Candace pays homage to the history of Neil Winters in a special Y&R blog.