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OLTL PreVUE: Week of October 20 Edition

Thursday, October 16, 2008 8:19 PM EDT
Thursday, October 16, 2008 8:23 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The power of love. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEDoggie David Vickers is held for ransom, Tess gains the upper hand on Todd, Tina plays with dynamite, love brings Gigi and Rex back together, Adriana has a change of heart, Marty has visions of the past, Ray is wounded, and Janet confronts her boss.The Inside Story: Love Will Keep Us TogetherMarcie and Gigi ask Michael where Adriana had Rex moved to. Without violating his Hippocratic oath, Michael manages to give them clues as to Rex's whereabouts. Marcie devises a way for Gigi to see Rex. Gigi, thanks to help from Marcie and Roxy, poses as a nurse, and sneaks into La Boulaie. Meanwhile, Marcie works to distract Adriana. However, Gigi is stuck between a rock and a hard place when confronted by...

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 20 Edition

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 10:51 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 5:00 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Love's labor lost. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENRyan saves Aidan from certain death. Zach and Bianca discuss her pregnancy. Fearing the end is near, Adam sings like a canary. Erica insists that Adam will live to be persecuted and begins clawing her way out when a hand suddenly breaks through the rubble and grabs her. Zach helps Bianca deliver a baby girl. Annie tries to convince Ryan that Emma really has been kidnapped. Jesse and Taylor work together to try to get the hospital generator working again. Bianca and Zach press Greenlee to stay quiet after she figures out their secret. Pete, Colby, Ryan and Annie join forces to search the Chandler tunnels for their loved ones. Ryan and Annie receive chilling news.The Inside Story: Primum non nocereZach manages to get a lifeless Kendall breathing again. Frankie...
You can always come home again... Monday, October 13, 2008 1:57 AM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Dr. Olivia Barber Winters and Danny Romalotti make their way home to Genoa City.In recent weeks "Young and the Restless" characters have been making their way back home to Genoa City. Two weeks ago, Eileen Davidson's character of Ashley Abbott returned home, along side the return of Billy Abbott. This time around, fans will be happy to see the returns of Tonya Lee Williams and Michael Damien.Williams reprises her role of Dr. Olivia Barber Winters Thursday, October 23rd. No word yet as to how long the Daytime Emmy nominated actress will stay on the show or as to what exactly brings her character back to Genoa City, but it is evident that Williams is excited about her return.Williams admits to reaching out to the soap in hopes of one day...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of October 13 Edition

Monday, October 13, 2008 11:42 AM EDT
Back together or just messing around... Monday, October 13, 2008 12:43 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One couple could be headed back together, while another couple have some serious obstacles to overcome...THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNSMeg, still furious for Paul setting Dusty up, tells him he has to make things right by apologizing to him. Emily isn't happy when Dusty asks her to keep an eye on Meg to make sure she's alright. When he leaves, Emily instead disregards his request. When Paul and Emily run into one another, they both plot together to keep Dusty and Meg away from one another. Spencer and Brad are a success on OAKDALE 411, which irks Katie. Katie is unsuccessful in telling Kim about her doubts and when Spencer returns to the set, she immediately showers Katie with kindness. Spencer gives Katie some of the...

Y&R PreVUE: Week of October 13 Edition

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:47 AM EDT
Stopping a witch hunt... Monday, October 13, 2008 11:47 AM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A new scheme is hatched to keep Victor out of trouble...THIS WEEK ON:THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSSharon, after some serious thought, accepts Nick's offer for a position at Newman Enterprises. In an effort to try to save his father, Michael makes a serious plea. Lily gets back in the dating scene; online. Amber and Phyllis have a heated argument live on national radio, forcing Daniel to open up, making a serious confession. Karen is none-to-pleased to see Tyra back in Genoa City and quickly voices her concerns about it to Neil.LET THE GOOSE CHASE BEGINWhen it becomes obvious that Heather isn't going to stop her pursuit in trying to find out what Victor was doing in Mexico, along with the fact that the authorities are now involved, Nikki meets with her...

GL PreVUE: Week of October 13 Edition

Friday, October 10, 2008 10:28 PM EDT
Saturday, October 11, 2008 2:37 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Captive audiences. THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHTMallet and Marina take action after realizing they can't afford the house. Jeffrey's arrival at Towers proves to be a buzz kill for a frustrated Reva. Reva explains to Jeffrey that she needs to find a life of her own. Cassie and Cyrus vehemently deny they're dating when confronted by RJ. Olivia accuses Natalia of only caring about Gus' heart after Rick gives them bad news. Olivia storms off after Natalia gives her a piece of her mind. Olivia sees Natalia in a new light. Frank surprises Marina.The Inside Story: Hot Under the CollarThe administrator at Mallet and Marina's new part-time job informs them that Cassie donated the entertainment system they suspect is stolen. Mallet and Marina then find Cyrus and Cassie breaking into a car but soon realize it belongs...

Budig Says Good-bye Again

Friday, October 10, 2008 7:29 AM EDT
Friday, October 10, 2008 8:40 AM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Aidan and Ryan's (Aiden Turner and Cameron Mathison) favorite lady checks out.Rebecca Budig has elected to do what many suspected she would do from the start of her return and leave "All My Children" when her one-year contract expires in January.Budig, of course, plays Greenlee Smythe on "AMC." The Emmy nominated actress originated the role on August 11, 1999 and played the role until November 30, 2005. Budig elected to return to the soap with a one year contract on the heels of the 2007-2008 writers' strike and made her "AMC" return on January 16, 2008 as "the real Greenlee" (noting ABC's controversial promotional onslaught for the return of the popular actress). Sabine Singh played the second incarnation of Greenlee from April 2007 until the episode before Budig's return.During her two years away...

‘AMC’s’ Brightest Light Goes Out

Thursday, October 9, 2008 2:25 PM EDT
Thursday, October 9, 2008 3:34 PM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" loses one of the greats.Eileen Herlie, a legend, passed away yesterday, October 8, 2008, at the age of 90.Herlie was born on March 8, 1918, in Glasgow, Scotland. Before starting her career on television, Herlie was an accomplished theatre and film actress. Herlie starred opposite Laurence Olivier in his 1948 film adaption of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," and later reprised her role of Hamlet's mother, Queen Gertrude, opposite Richard Burton on Broadway. Other plays Herlie appeared in include "The Matchmaker," which was an early adaptation of "Hello Dolly," and "Take Me Along," opposite Jackie Gleason, which earned her a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical in 1960.Herlie made the move to television in 1976 on the ABC daytime drama "All My Children," where she played the irreplaceable Myrtle...

Latest “OLTL” Casting News

Thursday, October 9, 2008 12:49 AM EDT
Thursday, October 9, 2008 2:28 AM EDT | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Who's in and who's out of Llanview this October.THE IN'SRobert Krimmer returns to Llanview for a couple of episodes this fall as Rev. Andrew Carpenter. Krimmer has portrayed the role off and on since 1992.Rumors are circulated that his return may be tied to the potential nuptials of Todd Manning and Marty Saybrooke. No first airdate has yet been announced.Christopher Cousins returns to "OLTL" on October 10th when Cain Rogan confronts Tina Roberts about the Mendorran Crown Jewels. Cain was last seen in July jumping out of an airplane with what he thought were the real jewels.Erika Slezak returns on Friday, October 13 as Viki Davidson, following her annual summer vacation. Viki's sudden return to Llanfair could spell trouble for Tess' plan to destroy Jared...

Soap Opera Network Celebrates Seven Years

Wednesday, October 8, 2008 10:29 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 11:31 PM EDT | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Soap Opera Network, an online magazine celebrating the world of the daytime drama, celebrates their seventh anniversary.Launched on October 8th, 2001, Soap Opera Network, or SON, was a joint venture by two ardent soap fans, with dreams of providing accurate, reliable, and timely soap news and information to the genre’s loyal and dedicated fans. Since that time, Soap Opera Network has grown to become one of the foremost sources of soap news, previews, interviews, and ratings information on the Internet.Based in New York City, Soap Opera Network became a division of the privately held firm Manti Incorporated in April 2005. Monthly circulation regularly surpasses 80,000 hits. Popular features include the "One Life to Live" column "My View of Llanview," mySON TV™, a forum dedicated to online soaps and fan fiction...