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Booked And Busy: Days of Our Lives Alum to Guest Star on NCIS: Los Angeles

Christopher Sean

This week on Booked and Busy, we have plenty of scoop to go around. Days of Our Lives alum Christopher Sean is taking his talents to NCIS: Los Angeles next week and the upcoming third season of hit Netflix series You. Meanwhile, former soap stars Eyal Podell and Rebekah Montoya have teamed up on a new children's book, while leading man Billy Magnussen is slated to appear in an upcoming Holocaust biopic.

All My Children

  • Daniel Cosgrove (ex-Scott) will guest star as AUSA Carto on an upcoming episode of Bull called "Espionage," set to air Oct. 14 at 10 PM EST
  • Mischa Barton (ex-Lily) is set to star in the crime thriller Invitation to a Murder as an aspiring detective
  • Michael B. Jordan (ex-Reggie) will produce the adaptation of N.K Jemisin's novel The Broken Earth for Sony TriStar Pictures via his Outlier Society shingle, along with Outlier Society President Elizabeth Raposo
  • Bradley Whitford (ex-Jason) will star in a production of The Christmas Carol, which will stop in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Spokane, Washington, and Phoenix, Arizona
  • Michael Nouri (ex-Caleb) has been cast in a supporting role in The Grotto, the first feature film directed and written by Joanna Gleason
  • Melissa Leo (ex-Linda) will star in the action crime thriller Ida Red, out Nov. 5
  • Alana De La Garza (ex-Rosa) will cross over from FBI to FBI: International in the episode “Secrets as Weapons," premiering on CBS Oct. 5 at 9 PM
  • Jill Larson (ex-Opal) stars in the horror flick The Manor, out Oct. 8 on Amazon Prime 
  • Richard Lawson (ex-Lucas) will star in A Holiday Chance, to be released by Faith Distribution on 1,000 screens nationwide on Nov. 24
  • Josh Duhamel (ex-Leo) will star in/direct a sequel to Buddy Games, which was his directorial debut
  • Tonya Pinkins (ex-Livia) appears in Season 1 of the podcast A Simple Herstory, about women who ran for President, out now 

Another World

  • Lindsay Lohan (ex-Alli) is set to launch a podcast with Red Arrow Studios’ Studio71

As the World Turns

  • Lea Salonga (ex-Lien) will be a series regular in Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, playing Elodie, mom to Minnie (Malia Pyles)
  • Trent Dawson (ex-Henry) is the founding artistic director of Katonah Classic Stage (KCS), a non-profit theater company in Westchester County, New York; this November, KCS presents David Mamet’s play Oleanna
  • Roselyn Sánchez (ex-Pilar) stars in Lifetime's An Ice Wine Christmas, premiering Nov. 12, as sommelier Camila
  • Ming-Na Wen (ex-Lien) has joined the cast of the Indigo Girls jukebox musical movie Glitter & Doom
  • Billy Magnussen (ex-Casey) will appear in the Holocaust biopic The Survivor

The Bold and the Beautiful

  • Kim Matula (ex-Hope) stars in the play Designing Women, on stage and streaming this fall, in Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • Scott Turner Schofield (ex-Nick) will EP John Logan's feature directorial debut
  • Adam Gregory (ex-Thomas) stars in Lifetime's A Fiancé for Christmas, premiering Dec. 9
  • Mario Lopez (ex-Christian) stars in Lifetime's Holiday in Santa Fe, premiering Dec. 10 
  • Darin Brooks (Wyatt) will star in the AppleTV+ comedy series Amber Brown

Days of Our Lives

  • Jensen Ackles (ex-Eric) will reunite with former Supernatural co-star Jared Padalecki by directing the seventh episode of Season 2 for Walker 
  • Felisha Terrell (ex-Arianna) has joined the new ABC drama Queens and Starz's drama BMF
  • Rebeka Montoya (ex-Delores) has illustrated the children's book The Little Cat that Zoomed, available now
  • Dan Feuerriegel (E.J.) has collaborated on a graphic novel called Fractured Shards
  • Christopher Sean (ex-Paul) will guest on the Oct. 17 episode of NCIS: Los Angeles as LAPD RHD Detective Jack Tanaka, andr the episode will premiere Oct. 17 on CBS at 9:30 PM EST; he also appears on Season 3 of You, debuting Oct. 15 on Netflix
  • Vanessa Williams (ex-Valerie) will guest star on 9-1-1 as Claudette Collins; the episode, entitled "Peer Pressure," will air Oct. 18 at 8 PM EST on Fox

General Hospital

  • John Stamos (ex-Blackie) will lend his voice to Muppets Haunted Mansion, premiering on Disney+ Oct. 8 
  • Michelle Argyris (ex-Kendra) will star in Lifetime's Welcome to the Christmas Family Reunion as event planner Amy, premiering Nov. 29
  • Ian Buchanan (ex-Duke) will read the personal letters of actor Jonathan Frid in the biographical film Dark Shadows and Beyond: The Jonathan Frid Story, out Oct. 5

Guiding Light

  • Frank Grillo (ex-Hart) will star in the action crime thriller Ida Red, out Nov. 5

One Life to Live

  • Tom Degnan (ex-Joey) will guest star on Season 1, Episode 2, of CSI: Vegas (“Honeymoon in Vegas”), playing Tyler Clements; the episode airs Oct. 13 at 10 PM EST
  • Ilene Kristen (ex-Roxy) is starring in a new play called 1-2-3 Manhunt, premiering Oct. 7 
  • Florencia Lozano (ex-Téa) voices Victoria Woochull in Season 1 of the podcast A Simple Herstory, about women who ran for President, out now
  • Lea DeLaria (ex-Madame Delphina) will star in the Pasadena Playhouse's production of the musical comedy Head over Heels, opening Nov. 9, with Alaska 5000; DeLaria has also joined the cast of the Indigo Girls jukebox musical movie Glitter & Doom and will lend vocal talents to the scripted podcast Marvel's Wastelanders: Hawkeye, launching Oct. 4
  • Nafessa Williams (ex-Deanna) will produce/star in A Holiday Chance, to be released by Faith Distribution on 1,000 screens nationwide on Nov. 24; Tobias Truvillion (ex-Vincent) will also star. Watch the trailer below

Search for Tomorrow

  • Robert Curtis Brown (ex-Alec) will guest star on Season 1, Episode 2, of CSI: Vegas (“Honeymoon in Vegas”), playing Undersheriff Cade Wyatt; the episode airs Oct. 13 at 10 PM EST

The Young and the Restless

  • Eric Roberts (ex-Vance) will star in the comedy-thriller The Estate, out Oct. 22; he will also recur on Season 2 of HBO's comedy The Righteous Gemstones
  • Jacob Aaron Gaines (Moses) stars in the upcoming holiday film A Screenshot to Santa
  • Eyal Podell (ex-Adrian) has co-written the children's book The Little Cat that Zoomed with wife Ashley, available now
  • Barbara Crampton (ex-Leanna) stars in the paranoia thriller Alone With You, set to debut in theaters in 2022
  • Linden Ashby (ex-Cameron) will star in the Netflix YA romance Purple Hearts
  • Adam Lazarre-White (ex-Nathan) has been cast in the action-western film Firestarter with Nicolas Cage; along with Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, he also narrates the young readers' version of the late Rep. Elijah Cummings' book We're Better Than This with Dr. 
  • Vanessa Marano (ex-Eden) stars in the film This is the Year, out now
  • Tatyana Ali (ex-Roxanne) will star in Lifetime's A Picture Perfect Holiday as photographer Gaby Jones attending Pine Falls' annual Christmas Photography Retreat, premiering Nov. 13
  • Telma Hopkins (Denise) stars in Lifetime's People Presents: Blending Christmas, premiering Dec. 12
  • Corbin Bernsen (ex-Todd) will guest star on the Oct. 5 episode of The Resident as Kyle Nevin, airing at 8 PM EST on Fox

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