Soap Opera Stars In Primetime: Upcoming Guest Appearances

Sarah Joy Brown guest stars on CSI on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Director
Jeffrey Hunt tweeted the photo above from the set:  "Yesterday I had the
opportunity to direct an amazing actress who gave us a very moving
performance"
Daytime, primetime and indie soap stars are everywhere in 2012: The Year of the Soap! Below are some of the upcoming guest appearances by soap stars on primetime shows. We update this list every few days.

NOVEMBER
20 NCIS - Marc Anthony Samuel (Felix, GENERAL HOSPITAL); Brad Beyer (ex-Zach, GCB)
20 BEN & KATE - Amber Stevens (ex-Ashleigh, GREEK)
20 GO ON - Lauren Graham (Sarah, PARENTHOOD)
20 THE NEW NORMAL - Jackie Hoffman (ex-Eunice, ONE LIFE TO LIVE); Sterling Sulieman (Nate, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS)
21 CRIMINAL MINDS - Nicholas Brendon (ex-Dan, HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS); David Gallagher (ex-Simon, 7TH HEAVEN)
21 CSI - Sarah Joy Brown (ex-Madison, DAYS OF OUR LIVES); Dylan Walsh (ex-Sean, NIP/TUCK); Scott Lowell (ex-Ted, QUEER AS FOLK)
24 MADE IN JERSEY - Donna Murphy (ex-Morgan, ANOTHER WORLD); Chris Beetem (ex-Jordan, AS THE WORLD TURNS); Joyce Van Patten (ex-Janice, AS THE WORLD TURNS)
25 THE MENTALIST - Dan Gauthier (ex-Kevin, ONE LIFE TO LIVE); Senta Moses (ex-Winnifred, GENERAL HOSPITAL); Larry Poindexter (ex-Asher, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
25 REVENGE - Adrienne Barbeau (ex-Suzanne, GENERAL HOSPITAL); EJ Bonilla (ex-Rafe, GUIDING LIGHT)
Hindsight's 20/20 when a flashback to 2006 has Victoria getting a surprise visit from her estranged mother (Barbeau), triggering memories of her tumultuous upbringing.  Bonilla plays Marco Romero.
25 666 PARK AVENUE - Teddy Sears (ex-Chad, ONE LIFE TO LIVE
26 HAWAII FIVE-0 - Vanessa Marcil (ex-Brenda, GENERAL HOSPITAL); Carlos Bernard (ex-Rafael, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
Marcil guest stars as a therapist who McGarrett believes committed murder.  Bernard returns to play disgraced agent, Chris Channing.
27 RAISING HOPE - Leann Hunley (ex-Anna, DAYS OF OUR LIVES)
27 NCIS - Kirsten Prout (Char, THE LYING GAME); Jack Axelrod (ex-Victor, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
27 THE NEW NORMAL - Shannen Doherty (ex-Brenda, BEVERLY HILLS, 90210)
Despite wanting to be surprised, Bryan and David accidentally find out the sex of their baby. The slip brings one dad-to-be closer to his dream family -- minus marrying Kelly Kapowski (Doherty) -- but creates a growing concern for the other that he won’t know how to connect with his child.
28 HAPPILY DIVORCED - Joan Collins (ex-Alexandra, GUIDING LIGHT)
28 CRIMINAL MINDS - Raphael Sbarge (ex-Agent Aucker, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS)
30 CSI: NEW YORK - David Fumero (ex-Cristian, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
30 BLUE BLOODS - Tobias Truvillion (ex-Vincent, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)

DECEMBER
  1 MADE IN JERSEY - Donna Murphy (ex-Morgan, ANOTHER WORLD); Matt Walton (ex-Elijah, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
  2 REVENGE - Adrienne Barbeau (ex-Suzanne, GENERAL HOSPITAL); EJ Bonilla (ex-Rafe, GUIDING LIGHT)
Nolan is confronted with a skeleton from his past (Bonilla plays Marco)
  2 666 PARK AVENUE - Whoopi Goldberg (Carmen, GLEE); Teddy Sears (ex-Chad, ONE LIFE TO LIVE
  3 CASTLE - Dakin Matthews (ex-Reverend Sikes, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES); Leslie Hope (ex-Linda, KNOTS LANDING); Titus Makin Jr. (David, GLEE); Steven Eckholdt (ex-Robert, MELROSE PLACE)
  6 LAST RESORT - Sam Page (ex-Trey, ALL MY CHILDREN)
Page will play Connor, military tech whiz Kylie’s (Autumn Reeser) confident and entitled older brother.
  6 PERSON OF INTEREST - Tony Plana (ex-Ignacio, UGLY BETTY); Reiko Aylesworth (ex-Rebecca, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
  7 HAVEN - Nolan North (ex-Chris, PORT CHARLES)
  7 CSI: NEW YORK - Melissa Fumero (ex-Adriana, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
  9 REVENGE - Alyvia Alyn Lind (Faith, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
  9 THE MENTALIST - Susan Gibney (ex-Grace, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
16 REVENGE - Alyvia Alyn Lind (Faith, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
TBD ROYAL PAINS - Emma Caulfied (ex-Lorraine, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
TBD PERSON OF INTEREST - Sterling K. Brown (Roland, ARMY WIVES)

JANUARY 2013
  7 DECEPTION - Bree Williamson (ex-Jessica, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
12 WEDDING BAND - James Marsters (ex-Spike, BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER)
TBD CASTLE - Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis, GENERAL HOSPITAL); Jack Wagner (ex-Nick, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
TBD CSI: NEW YORK - Jeff Branson (Ronan, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
TBD COUGAR TOWN - Shirley Jones (ex-Colleen, DAYS OF OUR LIVES)

2012/2013
TBD 90210 - Adam Gregory (Thomas, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
TBD AMERICAN DAD - Sarah Michelle Gellar (ex-Kendall, ALL MY CHILDREN); Nathan Fillion (ex-Joey, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
TBD ANGER MANAGEMENT - Carolyn Hennesy (Diane, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
TBD BEATY AND THE BEAST - Kelly Overton (ex-Rain, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD BEN & KATE - Brittany Snow (ex-Susan, GUIDING LIGHT)
TBD BOB'S BURGERS - Kevin Kline (ex-Woody, SEARCH FOR TOMORROW)
TBD BODY OF PROOF - Michael Nouri (ex-Caleb, ALL MY CHILDREN), Ray Wise (ex-Jamie, LOVE OF LIFE)
TBD BODY OF PROOF - Annie Wersching (ex-Amelia, GNERAL HOSPITAL) in multi-episode story arc
TBD BONES - Brian McNamara (Michael, ARMY WIVES)
TBD THE CLEVELAND SHOW - Bryan Cranston (ex-Doug, LOVING)
TBD COUGAR TOWN - Lexi Ainsworth (ex-Kristina, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
TBD CRIMINAL MINDS - Michelle Trachtenberg (Georgina, GOSSIP GIRL)
TBD CRIMINAL MINDS - Ray Wise (ex-Jamie, LOVE OF LIFE)
TBD CSI - Spencer Grammer (ex-Lucy, AS THE WORLD TURNS)
TBD DEXTER - Harold Perrineau (ex-Michael, LOST), Jimmy Smits (ex-Matthew, THE WEST WING)
TBD ELEMENTARY - David Harbour (ex-Shanks, AS THE WORLD TURNS)
TBD FAMILY GUY - Ryan Reynolds (ex-Billy, FIFTEEN); Jon Hamm (Don, MAD MEN)
TBD GO ON - Vanessa Bell Calloway (ex-Yvonne, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD THE GOOD WIFE - Kyle MacLachlan (ex-Orson, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES)
TBD THE GOOD WIFE - T.R. Knight (ex-George, GREY'S ANATOMY)
TBD THE GOOD WIFE - John Shea (Harold, GOSSIP GIRL)
TBD THE GOOD WIFE - Stockard Channing (ex-Abbey, THE WEST WING)
TBD HANNIBAL - Ellen Greene (ex-Primrose, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS)
TBD HAPPILY DIVORCED - Joan Collins (ex-Alexandra, GUIDING LIGHT)
TBD HAVEN - Nolan North (ex-Chris, PORT CHARLES)
TBD HAWAII FIVE-0 - Lindsay Price (ex-Michael, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
Price has been cast as a possible new love interest for Chin. She will play Leilani, a nurse at a Hawaii prison.
TBD HOMELAND - F. Murray Abraham (ex-Joshua, HOW TO SURVIVE A MARRIAGE) will recur
TBD HOMELAND - Valerie Cruz (ex-Isabel, TRUE BLOOD)
TBD HOT IN CLEVELAND - Eddie Cibrian (ex-Cole, SUNSET BEACH); Cameron Mathison (ex-Ryan, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD HOT IN CLEVELAND - Jack Wagner (ex-Frisco, GENERAL HOSPITAL)
TBD HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER - Ashley Williams (ex-Dani, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - This episode was originally scheduled for October 29.
TBD THE LEAGUE - Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
TBD MEN AT WORK - Meredith Hagner (ex-Liberty, AS THE WORLD TURNS)
TBD THE MIDDLE - Bailey Buntain (Ginny, BUNHEADS)
TBD THE MOB DOCTOR - Michael Graziadei (Daniel, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS)
Graziadei will play Louis, a member of Constantine’s crew who, after turning on Jordana Spiro’s Grace, finds a foe in Nate (AS THE WORLD TURNS alum Jesse Lee Soffer).
TBD NECESSARY ROUGHNESS - Tamara Braun (ex-Reese, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD THE NEW NORMAL - Sterling Sulieman (ex-Dre, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD THE NEW NORMAL (Matt Bomer, GUIDING LIGHT)
TBD PERSON OF INTEREST - Julian Sands (ex-Vladimir, 24)
TBD REVOLUTION - Jeff Fahey (ex-Gary, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
TBD SHAMELESS - Bradley Whitford (ex-Josh, THE WEST WING)
TBD SHAMELESS - Vanessa Bell Calloway (ex-Yvonne, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD SONS OF ANARCHY - Wanda De Jesus (ex-Iris, ALL MY CHILDREN)
TBD THE VAMPIRE DIARIES - Alyssa Diaz (ex-Celia, AS THE WORLD TURNS)
TBD WAREHOUSE 13 - Kate Mulgrew (ex-Mary, RYAN'S HOPE)
TBD THE WEDDING BAND - Lesli Kay (Felicia, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
TBD WHITE COLLAR - Rebecca Mader (ex-Margaret, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
TBD WHITE COLLAR - Diahann Carroll (ex-Dominique, DYNASTY)
TBD WHITE COLLAR - Emily Procter (ex-Ainsley, THE WEST WING)
TBD ZACK STONE IS GONNA BE FAMOUS - Molly Burnett (Melanie, DAYS OF OUR LIVES); Shelley Hennig (ex-Stephanie, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) recurs

If you see a name missing or find out an official airdate, add it in our Comments section. We've included one familiar role for each actor (many of them are known for several roles).

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1 comment:

  1. TBD MODERN FAMILY - Billy Dee Williams (ex-Toussaint DuBois, GENERAL HOSPITAL: NIGHT SHIFT).

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