May Sweeps are in full swing in the world of Soap Operas, and the week of May 15 made sure to use every possible minute to expose new dramas on “Days Of Our Lives,” “The Young And The Restless,” and “The Bold And The Beautiful.”
All three soaps were jam-packed with entertainment and major moments all week long, so in case you stepped away from your television, or simply forgot to record an episode on your DVR, here are the biggest moments which unfolded on all three shows:
“Days of Our Lives” (NBC)
Abigail Informs Chad She’s Filing For Divorce:
They were separated, and Chad (Billy Flynn) believed Abigail (Marci Miller) would eventually reunite with him. However, shortly after acquiring the amulet he was seeking in Greece, Chad was rocked with very different news. Not only was Abigail not coming back to him anytime soon, but she had no intention of coming back to him at all, and has filed for divorce.
Abigail And Dario Make Big Plans:
Abigail’s plans to divorce Chad came at the right time for Dario (Jordi Villasousa), who is in love with Abigail. He has been informed that he is about to be deported from the country, and the only way he can stay is through marriage to a citizen. Promising Abigail it would only be a marriage of convenience, he proposed to her. After some time to consider if it was really a good idea, Abigail said yes. What she is unaware of however, is that Dario does have another option when it comes to staying in the country, and he is hoping that through marriage, he will convince Abigail to fall in love with him.
Theo Comes Clean To Ciara:
He was the one who introduced Wyatt (Scott Shilstone) into Ciara’s (Vivian Jovanni) life, but after realizing just how much her new beau was using her, Theo (Kyler Pettis) began feeling guilty. Finally, after Ciara demanded to know why exactly he seemed to hate Wyatt so much, Theo admitted to setting them up on the dating site and telling Wyatt everything he needed to say to win her over.
“Young And The Restless” (CBS)
Cane Sets Billy Up For Failure:
Cane (Daniel Goddard) was furious when his exposing Billy (Jason Thompson) and Phyllis’ (Gina Tognoni) affair to Victoria (Amelia Heinle) didn’t result in Billy being fired from Brash and Sassy. Now, after they all headed to L.A. for their newest campaign, he set Billy up for failure by getting video footage of him making bets with hockey players and getting the video exposed on television. However, the consequences wound up being greater than expected, because the video also lost Brash and Sassy their entire contract in the hockey deal.
Phyllis Surprises Billy In L.A.:
Meanwhile, Phyllis was worried about Billy being alone in L.A. with Victoria, and arranged to surprise him by showing up unannounced. Billy welcomed her arrival, but she was told to make sure Victoria didn’t know she was there. She was careful with her efforts, but eventually Victoria figured out the truth, and it didn’t help the situation Billy was already dealing with concerning the incriminating video.
“Bold And The Beautiful” (CBS)
Ridge Fires Thomas From Forrester:
After learning from Bill (Don Diamont) that Thomas (Pierson Fode) used Forrester money to pay Sally’s (Courtney Hope) rent and keep Spectra in business, Ridge (Thorsten Kaye) became furious with his son. After Thomas refused to back down from what he did and get the money back, Ridge then did the most unexpected thing yet and fired Thomas.
Brooke and Bill Say “I Do”:
His son’s actions weren’t the only blow Ridge was dealt this week. When Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) and Bill hastily planned their wedding, Ridge decided to make one last attempt to win her back. However, he was disappointed to learn in the end that she stuck by her decision to marry Bill, and the two officially became husband and wife.
To see how these stories continue to play out next week, tune in to “Days of Our Lives,” weekdays on NBC, “The Young and the Restless,” weekdays at 12:30 p.m. EDT on CBS, and “The Bold and the Beautiful,” weekdays at 1:30 p.m. EDT on CBS.