Soap opera news May 23 collage
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Feel like you might have missed some of the recent action? Never fear, we’ve got you covered with highlights of all the latest news for The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital, and The Young and the Restless in one convenient place so you can get all caught up… plus, previews for next week’s episodes!

The Bold and the Beautiful

Summer is on the way and the actors of Bold & Beautiful were eager to start heating things up. You won’t want to miss how Tanner Novlan (Finn) and Lawrence Saint-Victor (Carter) teased their fans with photos that proved “the thirst trap is real.”


And poof, just like that, Bold & Beautiful’s Carter and Quinn vanished. In their place? Liam and Hope. And soon to magically re-appear? Steffy! In Richard’s latest Soapbox column, he looks at what went down, what’s coming up…. plus, fine out what the heck Laverne & Shirley have to do with anything.

Days of Our Lives

So try as we might, we couldn’t seem to make Robert Scott Wilson Appreciation Day an official thing. We did, however, put together this awesome photo gallery to celebrate the anniversary of his first appearance in Salem as handsome trouble-magnet Ben Weston!

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Lori is enjoying watching Gwen squirm and hopes it drives her back to being a full-time bad girl, was happy to see Shawn and Belle back in action, and thinks that Kristen might need a rest in the latest Days of Our Lives column.

General Hospital

Ever since Sonny “died” and we were introduced to Mike, we’ve been loving watching Maurice Benard tackle this exciting new challenge. And clearly, Benard is having a blast too… as evidenced by this video he posted mocking Sonny’s predicament.

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Dustin has been enjoying the little comedy in the absurd story of Valentin shacking up at the Quartermaine estate, has been impressed by Cyrus’ recent scenes but still can’t invest much in the villain, remains skeptical about Dante and Sam’s chemistry, but thought the Sean Donely tribute was well-done in his General Hospital column.

The Young and the Restless

Many were surprised when news broke that former Young & Restless co-stars Justin Hartley (ex-Adam) and Sofia Pernas (ex-Marisa) had tied the knot. Want to know the whole story that led up to their nuptials? Never fear, we’ve got you covered with this handy-dandy timeline of their relationship.


Finally, Candace knows that Kyle’s life has gone haywire but hardly feels drawn in. However, she is hopeful about Victoria and Ashland’s partnership, was relieved that the dynamic between Nick and Adam has finally changed, and thinks that Chelsea’s possible madness is being played cool in The Young and the Restless column.

Coming up…

Find reasons to tune in this week with all the latest spoilers and speculation for what’s ahead on your favorite soap.

  • Brady has finally had enough of Kristen’s toxic obsession with him, but will Kate waking up in a shocking condition be the final nail in the coffin for their relationship? And how will it affect her relationship with Jake now that he’s leapt back into Gabi’s arms? Get more hints in the Days of Our Lives weekly spoiler video.
  • Lily and Devon are feeling optimistic, but they may be the only characters whose ambitions aren’t tied to revenge at the moment. Chelsea gets increasingly close to the edge as Adam tells her that he plans to be a father, and Sally attempts to team up with Ashland in the latest Young and the Restless video spoilers.

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