Four Stars Leave ‘The Young & the Restless’ in Casting Shake-Up

Four Actors Leaving “The Young & the Restless”; Diana DeGarmo Joining Cast “The Young & the Restless” has let four actors go, according to Soaps In Depth. Eden Riegel (Heather), Darius McCrary (Malcolm), Sean Patrick Flanery (Sam) and Tristan Rogers (Colin) will be leaving Genoa City. Rogers announced his departure via Twitter yesterday saying, “seems […]

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Daytime Emmy Awards 2011: Live Blog

7:42 PM The press room is closing. Thanks to those of you who stuck with me. On the whole, I thought it was much better than last years ceremony from a production standpoint, even though I am mystified by a couple of the results. Oh. Daytime Emmys, I hope this isn’t the last time I […]

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Y&R’s Very Full Friday

Thirty Pounds of Plot in a Ten Pound Bag Is it just me, or did Friday’s episode of “The Young & the Restless” have a week’s worth of story crammed into one episode? In the space of 37 minutes of actual content, Malcolm (Darius McCrary) and Sophia (Julia Pace Mitchell) found Cane’s (Daniel Goddard) long-hidden […]

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Fan Campaign Gives ‘General Hospital’ Star New Life

Becky Herbst Is Staying on General Hospital Sometimes fan campaigns do work. Friday both Soaps In Depth and Soap Opera Digest reported that Becky Herbst, and the character she plays Liz Weber, will not be leaving “General Hospital” after all. When news that Liz was being written off the show broke last month, there was […]

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Y&R Newcomer Makes A Great First Impression

Angell Conwell Makes A Big Impression in a Small Role Every now and then an actor debuts on a soap in a small role and makes a big impression.  It happened last week when Angell Conwell first appeared on ‘The Young & the Restless‘ as attorney Leslie Michaelson. I initially thought she was just going […]

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Deep Soap: Y&R’s Casual Sex Epidemic

Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am ‘The Young & The Restless‘ is turning into the daytime equivalent of the No Strings Attached section of Craigslist.  People are having meaningless hook ups all over the place. It’s neither a criticism nor a compliment, just an observation. Phyllis (Michelle Stafford) has made it quite clear that her relationship […]

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Deep Soap: Missed Opportunties

Michael Nouri Joins ‘All My Children’ Michael Nouri is the latest “primetime” actor to join daytime.  Nouri, who recently played a recurring role on the prestige cable drama ‘Damages,’ is well known to primetime soap fans as Summer’s Dad on ‘The O.C.’ He is also remembered for his role as Jennifer Beals love interest in […]

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