‘Days of our Lives’ Comings & Goings: Hope Leaves With Rafe – Kristian Alfonso Quit ‘DOOL’

Days of our Lives comings and goings reveal Hope Brady (Kristian Alfonso) exits soon – will it be with Rafe Hernandez (Galen Gering)? Although DOOL plans to get back to work this Fall, the actress revealed she quit and won’t be part of the new episodes of the NBC soap. See who else is in and out as well.

Days of our Lives Spoilers: Rafe Hernandez Exit – Is It About the Baby Mama Drama?

Now, DOOL comings and goings recall that Rafe Hernandez exits in the next few weeks. Already, Rafe had a rough few months. He became a loving foster dad to little David Ridgeway, but then lost Jordan Ridgeway (Chrishell Stause). Later, Rafe had a custody battle.

First, on Days of our Lives, Rafe dealt with Jordan’s murderous baby daddy Christian Maddox, then Orpheus kidnapping David. In the end, you’ll recall, Rafe Hernandez lost custody to Zoey Burge, little David’s bio-aunt. But, Rafe gets to visit the tot – and he might get another child.

Recently on Days of our Lives, Allie Horton (Lindsay Arnold) asked Rafe to adopt her baby. Soon, his ex, Sami Brady (Alison Sweeney), tells him he can’t. But maybe Rafe Hernandez ignores her, takes the baby, and leaves Salem for a new life as a single dad. But does he go alone or will DOOL kill him off?

Days of Our Lives Spoilers: Rafe Hernandez (Galen Gering)

DOOL Ins and Outs: Hope Brady Exits – Kristian Alfonso Quits

Days of our Lives comings and goings brings news that Kristian Alfonso quit her role as Hope Brady. She’s played the part since 1983, for almost 40 years now. However, it seems she’s done as Hope and said she wouldn’t return when DOOL gets back to work in early September.

In fact, Days of our Lives’ Hope Brady leaves by October, as Kristian filmed her last scenes months ago. She said after leaving the role of Hope, she’s ready to “write my next chapter.” The last few years have been rough for Hope on the NBC soap. In 2015, the show killed off Bo Brady (Peter Reckell).

Then, Hope hit the skids with her detective ex-hubby Rafe Hernandez on Days of our Lives. They bickered over him fostering baby David. Then, of course, she had that dramatic turn as Princess Gina during the faux-Stefano storyline. So, how will Hope exit?

Days of Our Lives Spoilers: Hope Brady (Kristian Alfonso) - Princess Gina

Days of our Lives Comings & Goings: Hope Follows Rafe Out of Town?

One big question is the timing on the exits of Rafe Hernandez, and Hope Brady as both leave DOOL. So, we expect Rafe Hernandez goes by September – and it could be that Hope Brady goes with him. Or, she might follow shortly after. But, is a baby in the mix?

Days of our Lives recaps remind that Rafe wanting to be a dad was a dealbreaker for Hope whose kids were all grown. Now, though, Hope Brady seems to regret pushing him away. So, could it be that Rafe Hernandez adopts Allie’s baby? Then, he and Hope could make a fresh start.

The Hortons might not like seeing Rafe raise a Horton baby in Salem, hint Days of our Lives spoilers. So, maybe Rafe Hernandez decides to leave the town and settles his family elsewhere. And it could be that Hope Brady is along for the ride if they rekindle. Wait and see.

Days of our Lives comings and goings update here at Soap Dirt.