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Here are some of the news stories posted on Soap Central during 2016 that focus on As The World Turns or past and present ATWT performers. To read any of the articles listed below, simply click on the appropriate link.
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January 6, 2016
Days of our Lives' Shawn Christian took to social media today and addressed his departure as Dr. Daniel Jonas.
February 2, 2016
Former All My Children, Another World, and As the World Turns star Mike Minor has passed away.
February 5, 2016
Days of our Lives' Daniel Cosgrove (ex-Aiden Jennings) is slated to make a return to Salem this spring, but rumor is he might not be stepping into his former alter ego's shoes.
February 9, 2016
Judgment day might soon be approaching for somebody on The Young and the Restless, as Jensen Buchanan is returning as Judge Elise Moxley.
February 10, 2016
General Hospital's Jon Lindstrom (Kevin Collins) is trading in psychiatrist for therapist in the new hit drama Recovery Road.
March 17, 2016
It looks like Daniel Cosgrove's return to Days of our Lives will be much more than meets the eye.
May 19, 2016
Daytime alum Jensen Buchanan, who most recently appeared as The Young and the Restless' Judge Elise Moxley, has been arrested following an alleged DUI crash that left the other driver with serious injuries.
May 21, 2016
Former As the World Turns star Trent Dawson (ex-Henry Coleman) has joined the cast of General Hospital.
May 25, 2016
General Hospital fans may be able to breathe a sigh of relief, because ABC exec Nathan Varni has dispelled the rumor that the ABC series and popular star Roger Howarth (Franco) are in the middle of tough contract negotiations.
June 3, 2016
As the World Turns alum Trent Dawson (ex-Henry Coleman) is headed to General Hospital as a "mysterious Brit" later this month, and the network has released a sneak peek of the star in Port Charles.
June 23, 2016
What does it really take to be successful in love, life, and career? Stars from General Hospital, The Young and the Restless, The Bold and the Beautiful, and Days of our Lives sound off, and many of their answers are quite beautiful.
August 2, 2014
Queens of Drama, the docu-reality series featuring soap stars like General Hospital's Vanessa Marcil (ex-Brenda Barrett) and Donna Mills (ex-Madeline Reeves), has been cancelled.
August 7, 2016
In the midst of a storm of passionate political posts by soap stars, Cady McClain (ex-Dixie Cooney, All My Children; ex-Kelly Andrews, The Young and the Restless) has shared a touching letter to fans –- both Trump and Clinton supporters, plus everyone in between.
August 11, 2016
Think soap opera characters cheat way more than your average person? A new study shows you might want to think again.
September 1, 2016
Lifetime has made the shocking decision to cancel Devious Maids, which starred All My Children alum Susan Lucci (ex-Erica Kane) and As the World Turns alum Rosalyn Sanchez (ex-Pilar Domingo).
September 3, 2016
Fan-favorite actors Winsor Harmon (Thorne Forrester) and Lesli Kay (Felicia Forrester) are returning to The Bold and the Beautiful.
September 22, 2016
CBS Daytime has pulled in more viewers than any other daytime lineup for the past three decades.
September 27, 2016
Soap opera alum Cady McClain shares information on her powerful new documentary, Seeing Is Believing: Women Direct.
September 29, 2016
CBS Daytime is treating fans to fun crossover episodes of all their shows and a special daytime exhibit at the Paley Center for Media.
September 29, 2016
A very special episode of The Talk will feature stars from soap operas past and present, including Guiding Light and As the World Turns.
September 29, 2016
Former daytime star Larkin Malloy has died. The actor is best known for playing All My Children's Travis Montgomery.
October 19, 2016
Terri Conn (As the World Turns; One Life to Live) and Alicia Minshew (All My Children) star in the new TV series Wholly Broken.
October 21, 2016
Daniel Cosgrove is once again exiting his role as Days of our Lives' Aiden, but fans can catch him in the heartwarming new series Project Dad
October 25, 2016
As the World Turns' Martha Byrne (ex-Lily Snyder) stars in the new play In the Car with Blossom and Len, showing this November.
October 27, 2016
2017 is right around the corner, so the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards entry and judge registration process is underway.
October 28, 2016
Days of our Lives' Daniel Cosgrove (Aiden Jennings) opens up about leaving Salem and taking on the fun new reality series Project Dad.
November 7, 2016
Daytime fans are incensed over The Simpsons being improperly declared as the longest-running scripted program in TV history.
November 10, 2016
It looks like the new season of Nashville will be complete with the return of Will Chase (ex-Jason Nance, One Life to Live) as Luke Wheeler.
November 23, 2016
All My Children's Cady McClain (ex-Dixie Cooney) on opening up about her painful past; Days of our Lives' Alison Sweeney (ex-Sami Brady) on holiday splurge secrets; and John-Paul Lavoisier (Philip Kiriakis, DAYS) on why he completely avoids social media.
December 4, 2016
Good thing holiday vacation is coming up, because Showtime is set to air the original first two seasons Twin Peaks, starring Ian Buchanan and Ray Wise.
December 6, 2016
Find yourself taking flack for loving soap operas? This Ted Talks video gives four important life lessons from daytime that you can throw in critics' faces.
December 20, 2016
Curious about what soap stars munch on between meals? From doughnuts to applesauce, here are some daytime stars' favorite snacks.
December 24, 2016
Soap opera alum Cady McClain (ex-Kelly Andrews, The Young and the Restless; ex-Dixie Cooney, All My Children) is slated to appear on Single Mom A Go-Go.