One Life to Live
Kassie DePaiva is excited to be taking on the role of scheme queen Eve Donovan on Days of Our Lives. In a blog post, the popular, multi-soap vet talks about what it's like to say goodbye to her One Life to Live character, or "put Blair on hold". She also has kind words for original Eve, Charlotte Ross. Here's a snippet from the post where she encourages her Llanview lovers to set up residence in Salem U.S.A.:
So all you One Life to Live watchers...it's time to start watching Days of Our Lives now. You will be caught up and ready to really invest in Salem by the time I start airing this summer.
On today's Daytime Confidential podcast Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe, Regan Cellura and Melodie Aikels dish the latest The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless headlines and storylines, including:
Hunter Tylo returns to The Bold and the Beautiful as Taylor. Should fans really believe Ridge knew nothing about Bill and Brooke? Liam hunts for the truth about Wyatt's jewel scheme. Wyatt and Hope have sex.
Alison Sweeney announced she plans to leave Days of Our Lives. Eileen Davidson is returning to Salem. DAYS casts Kassie DePaiva as Eve Donovan. Nick returns to cause problems for Sami, Kate and Gabi. Days of Our Lives is renewed through 2016.
Rick Hearst is back at General Hospital. Ilene Kristen will pop back up on the ABC soap too. Dr. O is named chief of staff. Lucas and Brad have sex. Kimberly McCullough talks about her plans to leave the soap. General Hospital will remain on ABC. Ron Carlivati re-ups as head writer.
Genoa City finds out the truth about Delia's death on The Young and the Restless. Dylan and Avery hunt for his father. Nina Tassler comments on Michael Muhney's firing at TCA. CBS renews its entire daytime lineup.
All this and much more on today’s Daytime Confidential podcast! READ MORE
Could we one day see Alison Sweeney squaring off with Eric Braeden's Victor, as a recast Victoria Newman on The Young and the Restless? How about tangling with kid sister Elizabeth Webber (Rebecca Herbst) as NuSarah on General Hospital; or slut-shaming naughty mama Brooke Logan (Katherine Kelly Lang) as The Bold and the Beautiful's Bridget Forrester? Not gonna happen, said the exiting Days of Our Lives star!
Here's what Salem U.S.A.'s Sami Brady told Stephanie Sloane for the Feb. 3 issue of Soap Opera Digest:
Digest: Would you ever do another soap?
Sweeney: No, I would never do another soap. That is not why I am leaving. If I were to be on a soap opera, I would be on DAYS. And I would be Sami. READ MORE