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Booked and Busy: Days of Our Lives Grad Mike Manning is a Triple Threat on New Family-Friendly Flick

Three soap alums are collaborating on a family-friendly movie. Ashton Arbab (ex-Dev, General Hospital), Rib Hillis (ex-Jake, Port Charles), and Mike Manning (ex-Charlie, Days of Our Lives) will headline Powder Pup. Also the film's scribe, Manning also co-produced the film with Hillis. Elsewhere, current and past soap stars are sudsing up Hallmark flicks and FOX's 9-1-1 franchise.

All My Children

  • Natalie Hall (ex-Colby) stars as Megan in the Hallmark film Roadtrip Romance, premiering May 14 at 8 PM EST
  • Sofia Black-D'Elia (ex-Bailey)'s Freeform hit Single Drunk Female has been renewed for Season 2

Days of Our Lives

  • Mike Manning (ex-Charlie) stars in the family flick Powder Pup, which he also co-wrote and produced; it just wrapped filming and, after being acquired by Lionsgate’s Grindstone Entertainment Group and MarVista Entertainment, will be out in theaters later this year 
  • George DelHoyo (Orpheus) will guest star on 9-1-1, playing Ramon Diaz on the May 9 episode, airing at 8 PM EST on FOX
  • Chandler Massey (Will) will appear in the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries movie Heart of the Matter, premiering May 15 at 9 PM EST 

General Hospital

  • Ashton Arbab (ex-Dev) stars as a teen surfer who befriends a snowboarding dog in the family flick Powder Pup, which just wrapped filming; acquired by Lionsgate’s Grindstone Entertainment Group and MarVista Entertainment, it will be out in theaters later this year 
  • Constance Towers (ex-Helena) will guest star on the 9-1-1: Lone Star episode "Shiftless" as Helen, airing May 2 at 9 PM EST on FOX
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Guiding Light 

  • Matt Bomer (ex-Ben) will headline the Showtime limited series Fellow Travelers, equal parts grand love story and a political thriller

One Live to Live

  • Garret Dillahunt (ex-Charlemagne) stars in the action-thriller Red Right Hand, currently in production in Kentucky

Port Charles

  • Rib Hillis (ex-Jake) stars in the family flick Powder Pup, which just wrapped filming; acquired by Lionsgate’s Grindstone Entertainment Group and MarVista Entertainment, it will be out in theaters later this year 

The Young and the Restless

  • Alice Hunter (ex-Kerry) stars in While You Were Breeding, about a woman's adventures being single in her 30s after leaving L.A. to globetrot, which was just given a series order by Freeform

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