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GH Today: August 25, 2008 Edition

Monday, August 25, 2008 12:24 PM EDT
Monday, August 25, 2008 1:28 PM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to time constraints, GH PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition will not be posted at this time. In its place, please note GH Today. GH PreVUE will return tomorrow.TODAY ON: GENERAL HOSPITALLucky takes Lulu back to Shadybrook after her breakdown at the police station. Lainey admits to Lucky that Lulu’s condition is rapidly deteriorating. Lulu gets quite a surprise when she goes to Laura's room. Spinelli gets hit by a car while on his stakeout with Maxie and is rushed to the hospital. Maxie and Nadine are terrified over the thought of Matt treating Spinelli's injuries and learn Spinelli needs surgery. Spinelli puts his life in Maxie’s hands, telling her to decide if Matt should operate on him or not. Claudia decides she needs Ric’s help when Scott threatens to...

GL PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition

Monday, August 25, 2008 5:06 AM EDT
Monday, August 25, 2008 6:13 AM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- New York is the center of the universe.THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHTBlake and Cassie have a fun girl’s night out but when Cassie goes home she cries as she goes upstairs alone. Cyrus sees Cassie through the window and goes inside to comfort her. She tells him the only way he can help is by leaving town with Grady.Natalia hears a radio report that Rafe is surrounded by police with orders to shoot to kill. Rafe surrenders to the police. Natalia arrives at the police station to see Rafe but he refuses to look at her. He is furious at Natalia and lashes out on her for turning him in. Olivia arrives at the station. Olivia reams out Rafe about Natalia and tells him if he wants to get out he needs to show Natalia...

‘Dancing with the’ Queen of Daytime

Monday, August 25, 2008 12:40 AM EDT
Monday, August 25, 2008 8:42 AM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Susan Lucci is due to find out the answer to that age old question: Is it more easy to win a snazzy disco ball trophy or a Daytime Emmy?The internet web site Gossip Sauce announced the stars of the new season of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars," last week. On the morning of Monday, August 25, "Good Morning America" confirmed most of that list with the official announcement of the roster for the seventh season of the popular reality-competition series."All My Children's" Susan Lucci, 61, will take on the torch of representing daytime television when the dance competition premieres this fall; she will be partnered with Tony Dovolani. After a rough start, "General Hospital" star Kelly Monaco was eventually crowned the champion on the inaugural season of "DWTS;" Lucci's co-star Cameron Mathison finished the competition in...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition

Sunday, August 24, 2008 8:52 PM EDT
Sunday, August 24, 2008 10:04 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Girls just wanna have fun. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEDallas gives Nora a run for her money with regards to Clint, Rex learns he has a son, Brody plays dirty to get what he wants, Carlo and Jonas are made a laughingstock, Tina is reunited with Todd, Langston researches her family tree, and Tess and Todd form an unholy alliance.The Inside Story: Revenge May Be Sweet, But Payback is HellAntonio, Sarah, and Cristian arrive at the royal palace in Mendorra as they begin their quest to rescue Talia, who has been busy rebuffing Jonas' advances. Antonio sneaks into Talia's room, while Cristian and Sarah surprise Jonas. Carlo spots Antonio in Talia's room, prompting Talia to render her father unconscious. The quad drugs Carlo and Jonas and places them in bed together. As...

B&B PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition

Sunday, August 24, 2008 8:28 PM EDT
Sunday, August 24, 2008 9:43 PM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Be my savior.THIS WEEK ON:THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFULAfter discussing theories and motives, Lt. and Det. Baker's work to get to the bottom of Eric's attempted murder and make an arrest. After getting a chilling visit from Stephanie in jail, Owen begs Ridge to believe his story. Ann calls Stephanie and delivers some troublesome news. Nick and Katie come to an emotional decision about their baby.The Inside Story: Owen to the RescueA terrified Donna tries to fight off a masked intruder. A tied up and honey basted Donna is moments from death when she discovers that Pamela has opened the doors for a bear to eat her alive. Owen, Marcus, Brooke and Ridge rush to Big Bear, but can they make it in time to save Donna? Tune in on Friday, August 29 to find out!What...

DAYS PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition

Sunday, August 24, 2008 7:59 PM EDT
Sunday, August 24, 2008 9:16 PM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- When secrets come out.THIS WEEK ON: DAYS OF OUR LIVESLucas informs Sami that he is leaving and taking Allie with him. Chelsea surprises Daniel at his apartment, but how will Chelsea take the news when Daniel comes clean about his relationship with Kate? Meanwhile, Nick finds Melanie, and the two have an instant connection. Marlena finally wakes up with John by her side. John asks Marlena to come home with him when she's released from the hospital. Max tells Tiffany that he has a girlfriend, but she doesn't let that stop her from planting a kiss on him anyway. Phillip is in hot water.The Inside Story: Trent RobbinsTrent asks Nicole for help. Trent overhears a conversation between Max and Caroline. While Trent wants Steve's help in locating Max, Steve begins investigating Trent on Thursday, August 28.What To...

Holroyd Plays ‘Dirty’ For ABC

Sunday, August 24, 2008 4:41 PM EDT
Sunday, August 24, 2008 11:34 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Former "As The World Turns" star, Scott Holroyd, joins the cast of "Dirty Sexy Money."According to Michael Ausiello in his Ausiello Files column, Scott Holroyd, who portrayed Paul Ryan on CBS' "As The World Turns" from 2001-2003, is joining the cast of the ABC primetime soap "Dirty Sexy Money" this fall. Holroyd will play the brother of Kiersten Warren's Ellen Darling.Currently, Ellen's husband, Senator Patrick Darling (played by William Baldwin), is having an affair with transsexual Carmelita (played by real-life transsexual Candis Cayne), who mysteriously disappeared in the last episode of the shows first season.Holroyd's character is said to not be taking the news of Patrick's sexual escapes as easy as his sister did.Since leaving "World Turns," Holroyd has appeared in such shows as "Law & Order: SVU," "That 70's Show," "Ghost Whisperer" and "In...

Sony Produces Best Soap Not on TV

Saturday, August 23, 2008 12:57 AM EDT
Saturday, August 23, 2008 6:09 AM EST | By Errol LewisSony Produces Best Soap Not on TVAfter firing the writing teams of "Days of our Lives" and "The Young and the Restless" during the infamous Writer's Strike earlier this year, Sony Pictures Television, producer of both soaps, continues to house power struggles behind-the-scenes between executives and writers at the top ranked daytime soap operas. Is it any wonder why fans call the series of events the best drama not on TV?February 2008 will not only go down as the end of the first writer's strike in nearly 20 years, but it will also go down as a time when striking writers learned whether they'd have a job to come home to, at least if you were a writer for a Sony produced daytime drama series.On February 2, Soap Opera Network broke the news that Hogan Sheffer and the...

Needed: Various Positions

Friday, August 22, 2008 9:08 PM EDT
Friday, August 22, 2008 10:00 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As we approach our 7th year online in October, Soap Opera Network is looking toward the future and has come up with an aggressive plan to "Bringing.Drama.Closer" than ever before to the fans of daytime and prime soap operas. In order to do this, we need individuals who would like to cover the following soap operas and provide visitors with news, previews and interviews with today's biggest and brightest stars:90210 The Bold and the Beautiful Brothers & Sisters Desperate Housewives Dirty Sexy Money Days of our Lives Gossip Girl Grey's Anatomy Guiding Light One Tree Hill Private Practice Ugly BettyShow Editors will be required to provide up-to-date News and Previews for their respective show.Soap Opera Network is also looking for episode recappers for the daytime soaps.If you are interested in any position, please contact me...