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Soap opera interviews, latest casting news, and a special musical release.

Don’t miss a beat of the latest daytime news as Soaps.com brings you updates for The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives, General Hospital, and The Young and the Restless from July 1 – 5 and beyond.

The Bold and the Beautiful

In addition to bringing you an update on all of the latest casting information for this summer, we also have a review of Ambitions. Visit Soaps.com’s The Bold and the Beautiful news room to get our take on the soapy new series from OWN starring Robin Givens (Dr. Phillips). Then learn why Candace no longer knows whether to laugh or cry at the baby Beth story, but is still riveted by Thomas, and thinks Wyatt is going to turn into a schmuck in the Bold and the Beautiful blog.

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Days of our Lives

The cast is getting a little smaller this summer as Kyle Lowder exits Days of our Lives as Rex Brady. Salem is losing more than a philandering doctor. Now that the fires that she set are going out, Olivia Rose Keegan is exiting as Claire. Find out why the actress thinks there is hope her character may return and what she loved about working on the show in the highlights from her most recent interview in the Days of our Lives news room. Then see a photo of the child that former baddie Blake Berris (Nick) just had with his wife Alexandra McGuinness. And Christine is happy summer is finally here but wonders why Carrie slept with Rafe, was bored by Sarah and Eric, and enjoyed Ted’s champagne bath in her Days of our Lives blog.

General Hospital

Rebecca Budig’s General Hospital return date as Hayden Barnes has been revealed. In a new interview, James Patrick Stuart (Valentin) shared details about the album he is recording and the role his folk musician father had in inspiring it. We also pay homage to character actor Arte Johnson, who passed away last week. He played Port Charles’ Finian O’Toole in the 90s. And Chris Van Etten (Chet) appeared in an episode of the Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family along with his service dog, Harley. Visit our General Hospital news room to get a reminder of all the action from last week with video highlights featuring Chase’s plans to free Willow and a spoiler for Liz and Franco’s sure-to-be-raucous wedding reception. And Dustin has high hopes for the Scorpio brothers, thought Scott’s proposal to Bobbie was painful, and is expecting sex in the office from Alexis and Neil in the General Hospital blog.

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The Young and the Restless

With Chelsea already back in Genoa City and causing some ripples, it’s no surprise that Catherine Bach will return to Young and Restless as Anita Lawson. Get even more updates on the latest casting details in our The Young and the Restless news room. Plus, Victoria Rowell (Drucilla) discussed her recent return to her old role and the show’s tribute to Kristoff St. John (Neil) in an interview. Get the highlights along with a few details about what else has been keeping the actress busy. Finally, Candace is confident that a Nick/Chelsea/Adam triangle will be a waste of time, still isn’t sure about Traci and Cane, but enjoyed the Mariah and Kevin reunion in her latest The Young and the Restless blog.