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Angela Bassett (ex-Angela) stars in "9-1-1" Mondays on FOX.  
Michael Irby (ex-Roy) appears in "Mayans MC" on FX.
Giancarlo Esposito (ex-Clay) appears in "The Boys" on Amazon Prime and stars in "The  Mandalorian" on Disney+ and has 3 movies coming out.
Wendy Moniz (ex-Dinah) has a recurring role on "FBI: Most Wanted" Tuesdays on CBS.
Mark Derwin (ex-Mallet) has a recurring role on "A Million Little Things" Wednesdays on ABC.
Allison Janney (ex-Ginger) stars in the upcoming Apple TV+ comedy, "Mrs. American Pie." She has many movies coming out.
Frank Grillo (ex-Hart) has many new movies coming out, including the horror-thriller "Merciless."
Brian Gaskill (ex-Dylan) stars in a new movie, "A Bachelor's Valentine." See More It premieres in January. Trailer 

Brittany Snow (Susan/Daisy) has several new movies coming out.

Robert Newman (ex-Josh) has joined the cast of "The Young and The Restless" on CBS.
Lindsey McKeon (Marah) has 4 movies coming out.
Veteran soap actresses Crystal Chappell (ex-Olivia) and Hillary B. Smith (ex-Nora, GH and OLTL) have a show called The It Girls on the Stoop! Help fund Season 3 Part 2 

Michelle Forbes (Sonni) has a recurring role on "Big Sky" Tuesdays on ABC.
Michael O'Leary (Rick) has a recurring role on "Law & Order: Organized Crime" Thursdays on NBC.    He appears in "Halloween Ends," out in theaters and on Peacock 10/14.
Michelle Ray Smith (ex-Ava) has two short web series and a longer one coming out on YouTube. "Green Clean Queen" and "Press Paws" on OGTV.
Tom Pelphrey (ex-Jonathan) stars in "Outer Range" on Amazon Prime and  appears in the new HBO Max limited series "Love and Death."
Kim Brockington (ex-Felicia) appears in "Godfather of Harlem" Sundays on Epix and on "Asunder the Series" on Amazon Prime.

Crystal Chappell's (ex-Olivia) produces, writes, directs and stars in "Venice: The Series." Season 6 airs now; a new episode drops Fridays at  It also stars Jessica Leccia (ex-Natalia), Kim Zimmer (ex-Reva), Robert Newman (ex-Josh) and Orlagh Cassidy (Doris).

E.J. Bonilla (Rafe) appears in "The Old Man" Thursdays on HULU.
Matt Bomer (ex-Ben) stars in "Doom Patrol" on DC Universe and has an upcoming film "Papi Chulo."  He also appears in this: Echoes on Netflix - Friday, August 19. Miniseries premiere: This seven-episode thriller from Brian Yorkey (13 Reasons Why) stars Michelle Monaghan as identical twins Leni and Gina, who have been secretly swapping lives (including their homes, husbands, and a child) since they were children. Complicating matters even further is the sudden disappearance of one of the twins. Matt Bomer and Daniel Sunjata also star. 
Rick Hearst (ex-Alan-Michael) will appear in the new primetime soap "Ambitions" Tuesdays on OWN.
(ex-Lizzie) wrote, directed and stars in the series "Mood Swings" on PureFlix later this year. Scott Bailey (ex-Sandy) stars in the series.
Michael Swan (ex-Brad) appears in the movie "Revenge Best Serve Chilled" Saturday, May 14, 10:00 pm on Lifetime.
(ex-Annie) has joined the cast of "General Hospital" as Phyllis. She will begin airing during the late summer.
(ex-Nate) appears in "Happy" on Syfy and "Shades of Blue" on NBC.
Laura Bell Bundy (ex-Marah) guest-stars on "Welcome to Flatch" Thursday, April 28 on FOX.
Nia Long (ex-Kat) joins the cast of NCIS: LA Sundays on CBS.

Kevin Bacon (ex-Tim) stars in the Showtime series "City on a Hill" on Showtime. 

Emily Swallow (ex-Regina) does one of the voices in "Castlevania" on Netflix.

Crystal Hunt (ex-Lizzie) stars in a new soap "Hilton Head Island" on PureFlix with other former soap stars.

Rebecca Staab (ex-April, Y&R; ex-Elizabeth, PC; ex-Jessie, GL; ex-Cecilia, Loving) plays the governor's wife in ABC's supernatural thriller "Somewhere Between." She also plays Alison Sweeney's (ex-Sami, Days) mother in the movie "Blueberries" for the Hallmark Channel.

Taye Diggs (ex-Adrian) stars in the series "All American" Wednesdays on The CW and has many new movies coming out this year. He appears on “GMA3: What You Need to Know” Tuesday, Feb. 1 to talk about his new book, "Why?: A Conversation about Race."

Bethany Joy Lenz (ex-Michelle) has a recurring role on "American Gothic" Wednesdays on CBS.

Jordi Vilasuso (Dario, Days; ex-Griffin Castillo, AMC; ex-Tony Santos, GL) plays Shane King, the manager of the Port of Miami, in the Lifetime movie "Below the Surface." Check out the trailer here! Watch the full movie! He will play Mike in "Cowgirl's Story" with Alicia Coppola (Meredith, Y&R). He's joined the cast of Y&R.

Kassie DePaiva (ex-Chelsea) plays Eve on "Days of Our Lives" weekdays on NBC.

Nicole Forester (ex-Cassie) appears in the new Fall series "Gone." More Info

John Wesley Shipp (ex-Kelly/Victor) has a recurring role on "The Flash" Tuesdays on The CW.

Robin Mattson (ex- Hope) often appears as Heather on "General Hospital" on ABC.

Gina Tognoni (ex-Dinah) now plays Phyllis on "The Young & The Restless."

Laura Bell Bundy (Marah) will be appearing in the mini-series "Grant VS. Lee" in 2015. No word yet on where or when it will air. More info at

Paige Turco (ex-Dinah) stars in The CW series "The 100".

Murray Bartlett (ex-Cyrus) appears in the sports comedy special "Pickled" Thursday, 11/17, 9:00pm on CBS, stars in "Physical" on Apple TV+ and in "The Last of Us" on HBO in 2023.

Robert Clohessy (ex-Gil) has a recurring role on "Blue Bloods" on Fridays on CBS.

Lawrence Saint-Victor, who played Remy Boudreau on GL, now appear in "The Bold & The Beautiful" as Carter.

Hayden Panettiere (ex-Lizzie) appears Wednesday, July 6 on “Good Morning America” on ABC. She's currently filming "Scream 6."

Jesse Soffer (ex-Max) stars in "Chicago PD" on NBC.
Vincent Irizarry (ex-Lujack/Nick), Kassie DePaiva (ex-Chelsea) and many other soap stars appeared in “ABC Daytime: Back on Broadway” which was streamed Thursday, Feb. 11. You can see it now on  YouTube.

Laura Wright (ex-Cassie ) plays Carly on "General Hospital."

In addition to "Venice," Crystal Chappell (ex-Olivia) is helming another web soap called "The Grove," and she taped a role in a third web series, "The Team," in June in Shreveport, Louisiana, with other soap stars.

Kassie DePaiva (ex-Chelsea), Grant Aleksander (ex-Philip) and other soap stars appear in the web series "Tainted Dreams." Promo

Crystal Chappell (ex-Olivia) appears as Claire Preston in the webs series "Beacon Hill," which follows politics in Boston.
Digital series "The Bay" has moved to Amazon Prime.More casting news, updates, and previous episodes can be found at Many soap stars appear in the series.


John Wesley Shipp (ex-Kelly) appears in many conventions this summer and fall. See the list at RosterCon.
July 30-31 , 2022 "HOTlanta" Fan Event | Atlanta, GA | Marriott Atlanta Perimeter Center Buy Tickets
Featuring Wes Ramsey (ex-Sam) and other soap stars!

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