CBS Daytime Celebrates 30 Years at #1 With Special Crossover Episodes — and AS THE WORLD TURNS and GUIDING LIGHT reunions!

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UPDATE:

THE TALK has announced the actors scheduled to appear on their special episode reuniting cast members of GUIDING LIGHT and AS THE WORLD TURNS!

From GL, fans can expect to see Kim Zimmer (Reva), Robert Newman (Josh), Grant Aleksander (Phillip), and Beth Chamberlin (Beth).

And the ATWT stars slated to appear are Martha Byrne (Lily), Colleen Zenk (Barbara), Ellen Dolan (Margo), and Elizabeth Hubbard (Lucinda)!

Y&Rs’ Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki), Christian LeBlanc (Michael), Christel Khalil (Lily), and Jason Thompson (Billy) as well as B&B’s Don Diamont (Bill), Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke), Scott Clifton (Liam), and Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy) will also be guests in the episode.


CBS Daytime is commemorating its thirtieth year at the top of the ratings charts with a series of special celebrations scheduled to take place throughout the year.

“CBS Daytime’s schedule of top-rated, award-winning programs has been a daily destination for viewers for more than three decades, becoming part of the fabric of America in the process,” said Angelica McDaniel, Executive Vice President, Daytime Programs, CBS Entertainment. “We have the best fans in television who join us every day to laugh, love, chat and cheer. Our celebration of 30 years at #1 honors the hard work of our cast, staff and crew and thanks our audience for their passion and loyalty.”

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The celebration kicks off in October with a special week of episodes where the stars of its daytime lineup cross over to each others’ shows!

On Monday, Oct. 10, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESSPeter Bergman (Jack) and Jason Thompson (Billy) as well as THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL’s Pierson Fodé (Thomas), Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke), and Heather Tom (Katie) will be appearing on THE PRICE IS RIGHT.

On Wednesday, Oct. 12, THE TALK will host talent from CBS Daytime past and present, including actors from Y&R and B&B as well as the much-missed AS THE WORLD TURNS and GUIDING LIGHT. Fans of those cancelled shows will not want to miss out on this very special reunion!

THE TALK’s Sheryl Underwood will be reprising her role as Emmy on B&B on Thursday, Oct. 13, and THE PRICE IS RIGHT’s Amber Lancaster will play a Brash and Sassy model on the episode of Y&R airing Friday, Oct. 14.

In addition, CBS Daytime will be presenting a special exhibit at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, CA, honoring their five current shows as well as legacy soaps ATWT and GL. Fans will enjoy original set pieces, one-of-a-kind memorabilia and interactive elements as well as panels featuring special guests.

For more on your favorite soaps, keep reading the CBS edition of Soaps In Depth magazine!