Here are some of the news stories posted on Soap Central during 2021 that focus on Another World or past and present AW performers. To read any of the articles listed below, simply click on the appropriate link.
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January 18, 2021
Soap opera alum Robyn Griggs Wiley opens up about staying strong through her battle with cervical cancer and shares some fun memories from her time as One Life to Live's Stephanie Hobart and Another World's Maggie Cory -- including which soap actor she calls "my Sean Connery."
February 5, 2021
She may be a soap icon, but that didn't soothe the nerves of new Days of our Lives star Linda Dano (Vivian Alamain), who says that thinking about her fans helped keep her calm enough to play Salem's most vicious villain.
March 1, 2021
She pretty much laid the foundation for female soap villains as The Edge of Night's Raven Alexander, and now Sharon Gabet (ex-Melinda Cramer, One Life to Live; ex-Brittany Peterson, Another World) is showing her finesse as a writer with an updated version of her fascinating autobiography, From the Raven to the Dove.
May 13, 2021
Days of our Lives has reportedly upped Jackée Harry (Pauline Price) to contract status, while Robert Scott Wilson (Ben Weston) has agreed to extend his time at the NBC soap opera.
June 1, 2021
Multi-soap vet Robert Hogan (ex-Vince McKinnon, Another World; ex-Dr. Bell, All My Children) died of complications connected to pneumonia last month. He was 87.
June 25, 2021
The 48th Annual Daytime Emmys were handed out on June 25, 2021, in a hybrid virtual and in-person ceremony broadcast on CBS. The ceremony looked much closer to those of years past and once again served as a celebration of all that daytime has to offer.
July 5, 2021
Voiceover actress and soap opera alum Philece Sampler (ex-Renee DuMonde, Days of our Lives; ex-Donna Love Hudson, Another World) has passed away at the age of 67 from a heart attack.
July 7, 2021
Days of our Lives' Jackée Harry (Paulina Price) opens up about her duplicitous alter ego: "She's a tough cookie, but she lies a lot!"
August 24, 2021
Soap alum Micki Grant, daytime's first contracted Black performer, who played Another World's Peggy Nolan and All My Children's Mrs. Remington, has passed away. She was 92.