July 2006 - Soap Opera Network

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Christopher’s ‘Secrets’ Continue?

Friday, July 14, 2006 7:13 PM EDT
By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- He renewed his contract, but there's still a chance "General Hospital's" Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine) will jump ship come midseason.Christopher, who recently extended his contract terms with the ABC Daytime soap, may find himself hitting primetime sooner, rather than later. Word has it that Christopher, along with Denise Richards and Angie Harmon, among others, is still locked into contracts with Touchstone Television over their ABC pilot, "Secrets of a Small Town," which the network opted not to place on its fall schedule.Before the upfronts in May, "Secrets" was the front-runner for the post "Desperate Housewives" timeslot on Sunday nights, but instead that slot went to the Calista Flockhart helmed, "Brothers & Sisters." Currently, the pilot is being re-tooled for consideration on ABC's midseason schedule, however rumor has it that NBC may also be interested in the project from "Hospital" Co-Headwriter and Consulting Producer, Charles Pratt....