Irizarry of Bold and the Beautiful and Miller of General Hospital
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Big soap opera returns and shocking exits for July and beyond.

July’s comings and goings on included an actor returning to daytime on The Bold and the Beautiful, some big exits on Days of our Lives, a fan favorite leaving General Hospital, and a Dynasty actor joined The Young and the Restless.

The Bold and the Beautiful

On The Bold and the Beautiful, Vincent Irizarry, who was last seen on daytime as Deimos Kiriakis on Days of our Lives, has been cast as Dr. Jordan Armstrong. Adain Bradley announced his departure from the soap, and probable return, as Xander Avant. And Jeremy Ray Valdez was back as Detective Alex Sanchez. Read’s The Bold and the Beautiful Comings and Goings for Bradley’s statement on his status with the soap.

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Days of our Lives

On Days of our Lives, Thaao Penghlis began airing as Tony DiMera. Lucas Adams is departing as Tripp Dalton. Chrishell Stause Hartley will be returning as Jordan Ridgeway. Robin Strasser teased her first airdate on Twitter. Brandon Beemer, who made a brief return as Shawn Brady in June, will be back next year. And Kyle Lowder is exiting as Rex Brady. Read’s Days of our Lives Comings and Goings to learn who Strasser’s first scenes will be with.

General Hospital

Billy Miller is leaving his role of Drew Cain on General Hospital and has reportedly filmed his final scenes. Jessica Tuck returned as Cassandra Pierce. Veronica Cartwright wrapped her brief stint as psychic Sibley Gamble. Kelsey Wang made a brief return as Dawn of Day member Daisy. Rebecca Budig returned as Hayden Barnes. And Emily “Scout” Cain was recast with Ella Ramacieri. Read’s General Hospital Comings and Goings for Miller’s goodbye message to the fans.

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Young and the Restless

On the Young and the Restless, Loren Lott is exiting as Ana Hamilton. Jason Canela appears to be back as Arturo Rosales. Catherine Bach is headed back to the soap opera as Anita Lawson. Joseph C. Phillips appeared for a few episodes as Judge Sanchez. Eileen Davidson was back again as Ashley Abbott. And Gordon Thomson joined for a short storyline arc as Daryl Tulane. Read the Young and the Restless Comings and Goings to see a photo that Christian LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin) posted of Jason Canela back on the set.