Brianne Moncrief is the latest "former" daytime star to sign on to a web-based drama series. Moncrief has joined the cast of Gotham, and will find herself in very good company.
Mourn not for Brianne Moncrief
's (ex-Colby Chandler
) ouster from All My Children. The young actress has been signed to her first post-AMC gig. Moncrief has joined the cast of the web series, Gotham
Gotham is the creation of two-time Emmy winner Martha Byrne
(ex-Lily Snyder, As the World Turns; ex-Andrea Floyd, General Hospital) and features a host of daytime veterans in its cast. Moncrief has been tapped to play the role of Samantha, a sexy, young secretary.
In addition to Byrne, who stars in the series, Gotham
also features Maeve Kinkead (ex-Vanessa Reardon, Guiding Light), Michael Park
(Jack Snyder, As the World Turns), Anne Sayre (ex-Mitzi Matters, As the World Turns), and Kin Shriner (ex-Scott Baldwin, General Hospital). Soap vet Lisa Brown serves as director for the series.
Moncrief joined All My Children on May 7, 2008
, assuming the role from Ambyr Childers
. She last aired on November 12. Last week, newcomer Natalie Hall took over as Colby.