The ten most-read articles of 2017 on soapcentral.com
A look at the year's top news from the world of soaps
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What a long, strange soap year it's been. From surprise firings and unexpected exits to the return of fan favorites, these are the soapcentral.com articles and features that you and other soap fans read the most 2017.
In a special year-end column, our ten most-read stories from 2017 are coming back from the dead! Okay, okay... they are just making a return appearnce.
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March 11, 2017
The Young and the Restless' Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe Lane) is reportedly set to exit Genoa City later this year.
June 28, 2017
The moment soap fans have been waiting for is finally here: Steve Burton is checking back in to General Hospital. So where does that leave Billy Miller?
February 15, 2017
Emmy winner Vincent Irizarry has wrapped up his time on Days of our Lives. The actor first appeared on the NBC soap in January 2016.
October 25, 2017
Tamara Braun (ex-Carly Corinthos) is heading back to General Hospital, but does that mean she'll be replacing Laura Wright in her former role?
March 11, 2017
General Hospital's Kirsten Storms (Maxie Jones) is taking another leave of absence from the ABC soap.
May 4, 2017
After a 14-year run as Kevin Fisher, Greg Rikaart has reportedly been let go from The Young and the Restless.
March 8, 2017
General Hospital's Jane Elliot (Tracy Quartermaine) has reportedly decided not to renew her contract with the ABC soap.
March 1, 2017
In extremely surprising news, Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) is leaving Days of our Lives. The actress joined the NBC soap in 1998.
June 25, 2017
Two-time Daytime Emmy nominee Rebecca Budig is exiting General Hospital. The All My Children and Guiding Light alum joined GH in 2015.
January 11, 2017
Days of our Lives' Maria Tornberg, who just debuted in Salem this week as Agent Reznik, lived through the unthinkable when an intruder broke into her home.