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Kin Shriner Recalls Scott and Dominique’s Tragic Love Story on GH

The reveal that Cody Bell is actually Dominique Stanton’s son sparked memories for longtime GENERAL HOSPITAL fans of the tragic love story between Dominique and Scott on the soap in the early ‘90s. Dominique was ultimately diagnosed with a fatal brain tumor and died in Scott’s arms after hearing the heartbeat of their child that Lucy was carrying as a surrogate. Sadly, she didn’t live long enough to see Serena’s birth.
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Soap Alum Anne Heche To Be Taken Off Life Support

It’s been a week since actress Anne Heche — who daytime viewers may remember for her Emmy-winning turn as twins Vicky and Marley on ANOTHER WORLD — was involved in a horrific Los Angeles car accident that ended with her crashing into a home and her automobile catching fire. Following the August 5 accident, Heche was hospitalized in critical condition and had fallen into a coma. But now, per the latest statement from her representative, it’s been determined that the actress had sadly suffered a severe brain injury and will be taken off life support.
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Soap Alum Robyn Griggs Is Entering Hospice Care

It is with great sadness that we have to report that daytime alum Robyn Griggs, who was diagnosed with stage four cervical cancer in the fall of 2020, is entering hospice care either today or tomorrow. “She has fought with determination, strength, and grace that is nothing short of inspirational,” read a post shared to her social media accounts. “Please continue to keep Robyn and her family in your thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.”

Brytni Sarpy Opens up About Learning to Love Her Voice

Even talented actors have insecurities, including Brytni Sarpy (Elena, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS; ex-Valerie, GENERAL HOSPITAL)! She voices the character of Zoe, one of the leads in a newly-released videogame called As Dusk Falls, but it was the kind of job that she never thought she’d ever do!

Jordi Vilasuso’s Little Girl Makes Her Acting Debut!

Going into the family business! Everly Vilasuso — the 6-year-old daughter of soap-hopper Jordi Vilasuso — made her acting debut earlier this month on the HBO Max series PRETTY LITTLE LIARS: ORIGINAL SIN! Evie appeared in Episodes 4 and 5 of the mystery drama series, and she had a very special connection to her character, Little Liar Imogen, since her aunt, Bailee Madison, stars in the PLL spinoff series as pregnant teen Imogen Adams.

Dominique on GENERAL HOSPITAL — Everything You Need To Know

The mention of Dominique on GENERAL HOSPITAL may have thrilled longtime fans but left newer viewers wondering who this woman was. Well, that’s where we come in! The character was introduced back in June 1991 and was initially played by Tawny Fere Ellis. However, very soon, Shell Danielson took over the role and made it her own until the character’s tragic demise in 1993. Although she did bring Dominique back for a brief run on the GH spinoff PORT CHARLES in December 1997.

Why Does Phyllis Hate Diane on Y&R? — Michelle Stafford Speaks Out!

The minute that Diane resurfaced on THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS, Phyllis saw red. And as Diane has wormed her way back into life in Genoa City, Phyllis has grown more and more determined to send her packing and get her out of everyone’s lives once and for all. However, while Phyllis has had plenty of rivals over the years, Diane is one that she legitimately hates!

OLTL Alum Jason-Shane Scott Is Engaged to Caroline Pearce!

Please join us in congratulating ONE LIFE TO LIVE alum Jason-Shane Scott (Will) on his engagement to girlfriend Caroline Pearce! The actor proposed to the fitness trainer and host on August 8 while the couple was on vacation in Capri, Italy. “So this also happened in Capri,” Scott shared on Instagram, adding a heart and diamond ring emoji. he also declared: “Mi amore per sempre” which means “My love forever” in Italian.

GH Alum Sydney Mikayla Stars in the New Transformers Series!

Although GENERAL HOSPITAL fans were disappointed when Sydney Mikayla left the role of Trina to focus on her schoolwork, the talented actress hasn’t left show business behind for good! She had previously declared that “acting will always be a part of my life” and sure enough, she’s starring in the upcoming animated series TRANSFORMERS: EARTHSPARK, premiering this fall on Paramount+!

Sean Kanan Reprises His Karate Kid Role!

When Sean Kanan tweeted that he had big news to share later that day, he wasn’t kidding! The actor is reprising his role of Mike Barnes in the upcoming fifth season of COBRA KAI on Netflix! “So excited to finally announce that Mike Barnes will be a part of season five!” the actor shared on social media with a first-look pic of him on set. “Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg wrote me an awesome story. Can’t wait for you all to see it!”

Mia on GENERAL HOSPITAL — Everything You Need To Know

Executive coach Mia on GENERAL HOSPITAL has only been on once, so it’s understandable if fans might be curious about who this character is and who plays her. The role is played by Vanessa Mathison, wife of GH star Cameron Mathison (Drew), and she made her first appearance in the April 21, 2022 episode. Although it appeared to be a one-off guest appearance, it was later revealed that Mrs. Mathison would be back again for another episode on August 9, 2022.

Tamara Braun Mourns the Death of Her Dear Friend

While social media is usually a place that celebrities use to share happy news, there are the occasional posts that instead share some of the lows in life. Such was the case with a post made on August 8 by DAYS OF OUR LIVES star Tamara Braun (Ava) on Instagram in which she shared that one of her best friends, Lea Petmezas, had passed away.

THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS Spoilers: Phyllis Vs. Diane!

Phyllis sets her plan in motion in these THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS spoilers, but the whole scheme could end up backfiring in a big way!. “My life in Genoa City is better than I could have ever dreamed,” Diane gloats as Phyllis plasters on a fake smile to cover the fact that she’d love to wring her rival’s neck! But as part of her plan to bring Diane down and run her out of town, Phyllis has agreed to play nice now that they’re both working at Marchetti.

Sofia Mattsson Opens up About Sasha’s Breakdown on GENERAL HOSPITAL

Everyone was shocked when Sasha smashed a parking sign through Smoltz’s windshield on GENERAL HOSPITAL, including the soap’s crew!. “Always fun at work,” Sasha’s portrayer, Sofia Mattsson, shared on Instagram with a selfie from the studio. “Who saw me smash a windshield this week?! During rehearsal they told me there’s no way I’d be able to break through the glass and that we’d have to fake it broken in between takes… Well, I guess they forgot I have Viking ancestry in me!”

Y&R alum Jason Canela and wife Janaina Are Expecting Their First Child!

Please join us in congratulating THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS alum Jason Canela (ex-Arturo) and his wife, Janaina, as they prepare to welcome their first child together! The happy couple announced the news with an amusing series of photos on Instagram where the expectant mom-to-be is holding up a pair of pregnancy tests while the dad-to-be is looking at them in shock!