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B&B PreVUE: Week of June 30 Edition

Monday, June 30, 2008 10:53 PM EDT
Monday, June 30, 2008 11:54 PM | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The Logan family aligns together.THIS WEEK ON: THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFULThe Logan's frantically search for their matriarch just as Beth finds herself meeting granddaughter, Hope, face-to-face. After finding Beth, Brooke realizes she is in for an unheil battle with Beth. Steffy and Marcus don't realize just how close they are to being found by an angry Ridge. Rick and Marcus realize that they share a common bond, "The Wrath of Ridge Forrester." A mystery man from Marcus' past shows up and congratulates him on his "good fortune."Eric and Stephanie's conversation over Marcus takes an unexpected turn. Katie makes her decision known to Nick after being interrogated by Brooke. Felicia realizes Owen's interest in Donna. An unexpected marriage proposal is made.What to WatchBrandon Beemer joins the cast of "The Bold and the Beautiful" in the contract role...

DAYS PreVUE: Week of June 30 Edition

Monday, June 30, 2008 10:50 PM EDT
Monday, June 30, 2008 11:50 PM | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Entrapment.THIS WEEK ON: DAYS OF OUR LIVESDuring an argument with Marlena, John reveals to her that the man she once loved is now dead. Chloe tells Philip they are over. Max has questions for Trent about the girl he saw in the photo. Victor goes off on Daniel for not telling him that he was seeing Chelsea. EJ and Nicole are trapped in an elevator after the power goes out.Many things can happen when the lights go out.What to WatchBill and Susan Hayes return for the annual Salem 4th of July festivities beginning Tuesday, July 1.What Not to Watch"Days of our Lives" on Thursday and Friday, July 3 and 4. The soap is pre-empted due to sporting events on NBC.

GH PreVUE: Week of June 30 Edition

Monday, June 30, 2008 6:24 AM EDT
Monday, June 30, 2008 8:30 AM | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Desperate crimes calls for desperate measures.THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL"If I am pregnant, I need you to claim to be my baby's father," says Carly to Jason while awaiting results of her pregnancy test (Carly had sex with her ex-husband, Sonny Corinthos, and her current husband, Jasper "Jax" Jacks, on the same night). Jax confronts Carly after an argument with Sonny in which Sonny claims he could be the father of Carly's baby as well. Jerry holds Johnny at gun point in an effort to get Anthony to back off Alexis. Nikolas threatens to reveal Claudia's secret involvement in Michael's shooting to Jason if any harm comes to Alexis or her family. Carly eases Jax's mind about her and Sonny. Leyla and Spinelli grow closer. Anna and Patrick discuss how Robin's childhood may have effected her views...

Easton Tackles New Career

Sunday, June 29, 2008 11:05 PM EDT
Monday, June 30, 2008 12:15 AM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Michael Easton discusses his latest graphic novel, and his future in Llanview.Michael Easton, who has portrayed Llanview's dark, brooding Police Lieutenant since 2003, has written his first graphic novel, which is entitled Soul Stealer. In addition, Easton is already in negotiations with producers to turn the book into a feature film.In a recent interview with TV Guide's Michael Logan, Easton discusses his new career move. "Comics fans are just like soap fans—very loyal but easy to alienate if they don't find you honest and genuine. Soul Stealer is pretty dark. I hope people like it, and that they don't go, 'Wow, that writer's really twisted and messed up.'"The 148-page novel tells the story of a 3,000-year-old love starved superhero that receives the authority to retrieve souls from both heaven and hell....

Diversity Comes to Llanview

Sunday, June 29, 2008 9:25 PM EDT
Sunday, June 29, 2008 10:27 PM| By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live," a soap built upon diversity, prepares to welcome a new minority family to Llanview.A new Latino family is making their way to Llanview this fall, according to ABC Soaps in Depth. While no last name has been announced, casting calls describe the family as being wealthy, affluent, and powerful.The roles include Hector, a powerful CEO and businessman from Columbia, his sexy thirty something wife Maria, and their daughter Elena, who becomes the new kid at Llanview High. It is speculated that the new family may have ties to Langston Wilde, whose deceased parents were also natives of Columbia.All three contract roles, while yet to be cast, are expected to begin taping in August, and will first air sometime in September or October.In other casting...

Y&R PreVUE: Week of June 30 Edition

Sunday, June 29, 2008 6:52 PM EDT
Stirring the pot... Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:56 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Newcomers slowly stir up trouble and a son soon learns not to defy a father...THIS WEEK ON:THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSColleen gets a new place to stay when Jack and Sharon offer up their home to her. Walter makes his way back to settle some things with David. Nikki tells Katherine she nearly succumbed to drinking again. Adrian is upset to learn that Colleen has moved on when he discovers she's going on a date. Phyllis finds a way to break up Amber and Daniel. Victoria wants JT to keep digging the dirt on David. Jeff and Gloria tie the knot. Gloria sees David in Las Vegas and tells Nikki he was there to gamble. David tells Walter he'll work for him until is debts are paid...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of June 30 Edition

Sunday, June 29, 2008 6:42 PM EDT
The death of a troublemaker... Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:45 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) --A body is found, forcing Paul to do some quick thinking...THIS WEEK ON:AS THE WORLDS TURNSCasey wants to announce to everyone that is is in love with Emily, but she balks at the idea. She later tells him the truth about her prostitution past and is surprised when he tells her he loves her for who she is now, not who she was in the past. Chris disrupts Margo and Tom's anniversary party by showing up drunk. He admits all to Kim about lying on the stand; then later tells Alison he's quitting at the hospital. Carly, at home, is unable to shake the memories of her night with Holden. When Holden returns home, he immediately dives into a 'romance' with Lily. Lily taking it as a positive...

Sabato Jr. Joins ‘Night Shift’

Friday, June 27, 2008 10:10 PM EDT
Saturday, June 28, 2008 12:15 AM | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Antonio Sabato Jr. is returning to primetime television to portray John "Jagger" Cates on the SOAPnet original series, "General Hospital: Night Shift," a role he originated on ABC's "General Hospital" in the early 1990's.Jagger is said to be returning to Port Charles with his 5-year-old son, named after his late brother Michael "Stone" Cates, J.R. Whalen.Stone died of AIDS in 1995 and was the love interest of "Night Shift" star Kimberly McCullough's Robin Scorpio, who contracted the HIV virus from Stone after the two had sex.Before joining "GH" in 1992, the now 36-year-old actor first gained international attention as a Calvin Klein underwear model and again in the sexually charged "Love Will Never Do (Without You)" music video with Janet Jackson. The video also included Djimon Hounsou, another CK model and actor whose television credits include stints...

‘One Life’ Alum Dies

Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:57 PM EDT
Friday, June 27, 2008 12:06 AM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Accomplished actress and former "One Life to Live" cast member Dody Goodman has died at the age of 93.Dody Goodman, a comedian and actress who first came to fame on Jack Paar's "The Tonight Show" from 1957-1958 has died following a lengthy illness. Goodman became a semi-regular on the late-night talk show in part due to her ditzy personality and sense of humor. In his memoir, Paar affectionately referred to Goodman as having a "wackily endearing quality" that made her his "first big hit." However, Parr would let her go from the show in 1958 stating that he felt "like the announcer on 'The Dody Goodman Show.' "Following her success on "The Tonight Show," Goodman cashed in on her newfound celebrity status by appearing on a number of other television talk...

‘General Hospital’ Expires Logan Hayes

Thursday, June 26, 2008 9:50 AM EDT
Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:05 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After months of rumors of his impending exit from ABC's "General Hospital," Soap Opera Network has learned that Josh Duhon's last day as an alive Logan Hayes will be Tuesday, July 8. Duhon joined "General Hospital" in March 2007 as Army soldier Logan Hayes, the eventual love interest of Lulu Spencer (Julie Marie Berman), daughter of Luke (Anthony Geary) and Laura Spencer (Genie Francis). It was soon revealed that Logan was the son of Scott Baldwin (Kin Shriner), Luke's chief rival for Laura's affections over the last 30 years. In November 2007, Logan's airtime and his place in Lulu's heart gradually decreased in favor of Johnny Zacchara (Brandon Barash), who became the new bad boy of Port Charles. In a major twist of fate, Logan will find himself killed off by Lulu when the two get into a...