The Daytime Drama Daily Dish: A Major Firing!

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The Young and the Restless is the highest-rated show on daytime television. Will that change now that its fired one of its longest tenured stars?

Find out who that is in today's rundown of soap opera news...

  • Don Diamont (pictured) has reportedly been let go from The Young and the Restless. He originated the role of Brad Carlton in 1985.
  • Congratulations go out to Colleen Zenk Pinter (Barbara Ryan on As the World Turns) and husband Mark Pinter (Agent Rayner, General Hospital ): they are going to be grandparents! 
  • Olga Merediz has joined the cast of One Life to Live. She'll debut later this month in the role of Sister Mary Claire.
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