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Y&R PreVUE Week of February 4 Edition

Wednesday, January 30, 2008 11:47 PM EDT
A quest for power... Thursday, January 31, 2007 7:55 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Just how much trust can you give a man you might not know?THIS WEEK ON "THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS"Kevin and Jana plot to bring Jeffrey down. Katherine lets Amber know that she's going to start writing the memoirs of her life. JT and Victoria prepare to get married. Gloria buys crappy decor to make Sharon and Jack feel uncomfortable with living in the mansion. Victor gives Neil Nick's old job. Amber and Daniel have a party but wind up between the sheets.DAVID GETS NIKKI WHERE HE WANTS HER...Colleen begins to see red when she notices the close bond between Heather and Adrian. Victor decides to head out of town to see a past love. Victor gives Jill an earful about how Nikki's being in control of Jabot will...

DAYS PreVUE: Week of February 4 Edition

Wednesday, January 30, 2008 10:45 PM EDT
A Reunion and a Farewell... Thursday, January 31, 2008 6:54 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A brother is reunited with his sister; while John continues to fight his inner demons...THIS WEEK ON "DAYS OF OUR LIVES"Lexie gives Kayla the news that she is going to have a baby. The autopsy results on Ford are turned in to Roman. Billie gets a job offer from Victor, which she accepts. Chelsea feels that she is losing her friends Lucas lets Sami know that he will be headed for prison. Chloe asks Philip if he meant what he said about making peace with Shawn. Stephanie and Max share a kiss.A BITTERSWEET FAREWELL...In Ireland, John requests that he have a moment alone with Colleen. Grandpa Shawn is reunited with his sister. Alone, Belle and Shawn discuss their future together. John's mission to...

My View of Llanview: January 30 Edition

Tuesday, January 29, 2008 9:37 PM EDT
"One Life," Many Issues Wednesday, January 30, 2008 5:40 PM| By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look back at how "One Life to Live" handled social issues in the past.Hello all. Hope life is treating everyone well. I am now off and running with my student teaching at my local middle school. Thus far it has been it has been rather interesting. I'm finally starting to learn all the students’ names, which is a big help. Student teaching can be tons of fun, but it is also very labor intensive. I have lesson plans to write, assignments to grade, and chapters to review for tomorrow's social studies classes. So, due to my somewhat overwhelming workload at the moment, I have decided to go a slightly different route with this edition of the column. Since it's been awhile since we've done this, I...

GL PreVUE: Week of February 4 Edition

Tuesday, January 29, 2008 7:19 AM EDT
A costly mistake... Thursday, January 31, 2008 7:32 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Desperate women do desperate things all for a man's attention...THIS WEEK ON "GUIDING LIGHT"Lizzie wants to have the family she was robbed of. Bill swears Ava to secrecy about Sara and Jon being alive. With Nat and Gus's wedding underway, Olivia's meddling pushes Nat to her breaking point. Cassie continues to turn a blind eye to the evil side of Will. RJ gives Josh a reason to be worried about Will. Ashlee shows the Coopers just how good she is in the game of poker.DESPERATION PUTS SOMEONE IN DANGER...After kissing Mallet, Marina admits that her spontaneous actions are because of Cyrus. When Frank comes in their direction, the two of them quickly cover, then realize that what happened was a mistake. Dinah finds Mallet and shares her news...

AMC PreVUE: Week of February 4 Edition

Monday, January 28, 2008 4:45 PM EDT
The Plot Thickens... Friday, February 1, 2008 1:12 AM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – Ryan's brain injury turns Pine Valley's messy quadrangle into an even messier sextet. THIS WEEK ON "ALL MY CHILDREN"...Angie has a life-saving epiphany as Jesse prays for their son's life at his own grave. Jesse makes a plea to Tad. Jesse's mind struggles to overcome his heart when he sees Angie approaching Tad's car. The government freezes one of Erica's financial accounts. Tad sends Aidan out on a mission to get him the answers that Jesse won't give him. Jesse privately recalls the night of his "death." Knocked unconscious after coming to a battered woman's aid, Jesse is rushed to the hospital where Angie just happens to be on duty.MIXED (NOT-SO) SINGLES As Ryan's behavior leaves Kendall befuddled, Annie clues Zach in to the fact that Ryan can't remember the last four years of his life...

No New Opening Hitting ‘GH’

Saturday, January 26, 2008 5:24 AM EDT
Tuesday, January 29, 2008 5:24 PM PST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Despite rumors circulating around the net that ABC Daytime's "General Hospital" is getting a new opening sequence, Soap Opera Network can confirm that those reports are untrue.For weeks message boards have been abuzz that "General Hospital" would be getting a new opening as the show began adding new characters to its roster nearly moments after dropping others from contract. However, according to a "GH" representative, there are "no immediate plans to change the opening."It is understood that the confusion could be related to the fact that "GH" and the other ABC Daytime dramas have recently begun showing new mid-show and post-show bumpers. The last time new bumpers appeared on the network was when each show respectively debuted their current opening sequences in 2004.IN RELATED NEWSYeniffer Behrens debuts as a recast Marianna on Wednesday, February 13 (see story). General...

‘One Life’ Demotes One Actor, Re-Signs Another

Friday, January 25, 2008 4:55 PM EDT
Casting updates Saturday, January 26, 2008 1:18 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" casting shake-ups. Fans can expect to see even less of Vincent Jones in recent months, as word comes that "OLTL" has released African-American actor Tobias Truvillion from his contract, and placed him on recurring status with the soap. Truvillion originated the role of con man Vincent Jones in April of 2006. However, after receiving a decent amount of airtime following his "OLTL" debut, he was placed on the backburner and seldom used by the soap in recent months. It is speculated that Truvillion and "OLTL" will part company by April.Prior to his stint on "OLTL," the thirty three year old Truvillion appeared on shows such as "Law and Order: SVU." In 2007 he appeared in the film "Blackout." No...

AMC PreVUE: Week of January 28 Edition

Thursday, January 24, 2008 7:11 AM EDT
Critical Moments Saturday, January 26, 2008 7:55 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While Angie struggles to save two lives, Jesse struggles to stay hidden at Pine Valley Hospital. THIS WEEK ON "ALL MY CHILDREN"...JR realizes how much Adam cares about him but continues to plot to unearth his father's secrets as he recognizes that Adam will never get over his vendetta against Tad. An equally faithless Adam gives his son a "family heirloom" which is merely a listening device. Erica orders Val to find a previous correspondence concerning her finances. A desperate Richie manipulates Emma into wanting to be a donor for him. Erica's fire to book Samuel Woods, a charismatic politician who vows to make the rich and powerful pay for their crimes, only intensifies when he rejects her invitation to appear on her show. Adam is both hurt and infuriated as he listens in on JR and...

DAYS PreVUE: Week of January 28 Edition

Thursday, January 24, 2008 1:54 AM EDT
Someone all too familiar... Thursday, January 24, 2008 9:55 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As one person can no longer run from the truth, others get closer to discovering the truth about the past...THIS WEEK ON "DAYS OF OUR LIVES"Hope let's Roman know that she's rejoining the police force. Shawn, Belle, Philip and Chloe set out to find Claire on their own.Adrienne bids farewell to Steve and Kayla. Tony's business announcement isn't what Anna was expecting to hear. Chelsea comes forward and tells Crawford Decker the truth about his son. Lexie learns she has been appointed the new Chief of Staff. Roman reveals that the D.A. is being pressured to have Chelsea arrested.IRELAND IS CALLING...Marlena takes Stefano's life in her own hands as she injects a drug to put him in a catatonic state. John wants Marlena's help in getting him to...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of January 28 Edition

Thursday, January 24, 2008 12:37 AM EDT
A web of lies Thursday, January 24, 2008 8:47 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive. THIS WEEK ON "ONE LIFE TO LIVE"...Allison Perkins begins to taunt Jessica at St. Ann's, while claiming to know a secret about her family. Jessica's attitude causes Nash to believe that she has something up her sleeve. While visiting Buchanan Enterprises to beg Jared for another chance, Charlie nearly runs into Viki. Aunt Corrine tries to stonewall Rex. Addie believes she recognizes Miles, and later they learn that they have a great deal in common. Nora thinks Bo holds a grudge over their failed marriage. Starr is oblivious to the fact that Langston and Cole are planning a surprise party for her. Rex receives Natalie's help, and is shocked to see Gigi at the Angel...