: Eden Riegel
has been cast as the new Bianca Montgomery, Erica Kane's (Susan Lucci
) anorexia-stricken daughter. Riegel was in the movie American Pie
and has had stints on Guiding Light
ATWT: Don Chastain (ex-T.J. Reno, Another World; ex-Dr. Tom Baldwin, GH) returns to the soap in the recurring role of Cooley who will bring dander to Simon and Lily. Chastain played a character named Logan Andrews in 1987.
Days of Our Lives: We'll finally catch a glimpse of the troubled Mimi's family when Robin Riker joins the cast as Mimi's mother, Maureen Lockhart, and Austin Wolff arrives as her brother Conner on July 11. Ian Patrick Williams, who played Dr. Brock in 1997, will appear as Mimi's father, David, starting July 21.
Guiding Light: Soap vet Michael Sabatino (ex-Peter, ATWT; ex-Phillip, Sunset Beach; ex-Dr. Jonathan Kinder, AMC; ex-Anthony Armando, The Bold and the Beautiful; ex-Lawrence Alamain, Days) will appear as an associate of Leo's on Aug. 2. His wife, Crystal Chappell, plays Olivia Spencer on the show.