Next month "Another World" will say goodbye to the characters of Maggie Cory and Rafael Santiero. The decision was made for story line reasons. Actors Lisa Brenner and Les Brandt began playing their respective roles just under a year ago.
Ashley Williams, who has been playing Dani Andropoulos on "As the World Turns" since October 1994, has opted to leave the series in early November. While the young actress pursues her dramatic training in a university environment, the role of Dani will be recast.
Debbi Morgan is taking a break from her role as Angie on "The City" to audition for several feature films. However, the actress plans to return to the series in November, as her character returns from an out of state trip to a fertility clinic.
Jason Brooks is set to leave "Days of Our Lives" very shortly, where he has been playing Peter. He's currently wrapping up his story line centered around the love triangle with wife Jennifer and her old flame, Jack. Schae Harrison has gone from contract to recurring status as Darla on "The Bold and the Beautiful."
Next month marks the arrival of Pilar Domingo, a hot young member of the car racing circuit, on "As the World Turns." She's been played by daytime newcomer Roselyn Sanchez, a native of Puerto Rico who has appeared in commercials, music videos, and Spanish and English theater productions. The character will meet fellow racer Mike Kasnoff when she comes to Oakdale to compete in a race.
David Canary (Adam/Stuart, "All My Children") co-hosts an evening of dance and music to benefit Jazz Dance America. The event, which features stars from Broadway, film and television, takes place Monday, Nov. 4 at Pace University's Schimmel Center for the Arts in New York. For information, phone (212) 346-1715.