Prepare yourselves, soap fans! Soap Opera Digest's Editorial Director, Stephanie Sloane, has the inside scoop.
Sloane revealed a major plot twist that will surely keep things interesting on Days of Our Lives. After Doug discloses that Marlena is possessed as the devil, she decides to go on the run along with Ben and Ciara.
For this week on The Young and the Restless, Abby finds out that her husband Chance, who was presumed to be dead, is actually "very much alive," according to Sloane.
On The Bold and the Beautiful, Ridge and and Brooke are going to battle over Deacon.
Lots of holiday drama is set to unfold among the Quartermaine family on General Hospital this week as well. According to Sloane, Ned is going to find himself in the middle of all the chaos.
Peter has Britt and Jason caught between a rock and a hard place. How does he plan to use them to his advantage? @1SteveBurton#GH is brand-new and starts RIGHT NOW on ABC! @kellythiebaud pic.twitter.com/5f1ZAz16Hn— General Hospital (@GeneralHospital) November 16, 2021
In addition to all the drama developing over the course of this week, lots of casting changes are also coming to the soaps world.
Sloane revealed that Steve Burton has wrapped up his time on General Hospital. Sources from the show shared that Burton finished filming on set back in October after neglecting the follow the show's vaccination mandate. Since Burton is still not vaccinated, Jason's time in GH is coming to a close.
Emma Samms, who has also been missing from the GH set, said that she is hoping to make her return to the show very soon. Samms shared with Soap Opera Digest that she is "still very much in the depths of long COVID," but is anticipating her reappearance as Holly in the future.
AJ McLean is making his first appearance on Days and will be in scenes with both Ava and Gwen.
Wrapping up Sloane's casting update, Jess Walton will be returning back to the Y&R set as Jill.
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