Monthly Archives: January 2009

Friday, January 16, 2009 8:43 PM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After a minor delay, the SON Top 10 Poll for the Week of January 12-16, 2009 is now available.After delays held back the posting of the new Top 10 poll, we have decided to extend the voting period by five hours in order to give everyone an equal amount of time to vote for who they thought was the best for the Week of January 12-16, 2009. Polls will now close on Thursday, January 22 at 4:59 AM, ET/1:59 AM, PT. The...

on Thursday, January 15, 2009 @ 1:03 PM
Friday, January 16, 2009 1:26 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While America gets ready for a change on Tuesday, January 20, when Senator Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th President of the United States of America, fans of daytime drama shifted this weeks Top 10 results into anyone's favor. In its second week out, the SON Top 10 recorded a record 1,350 total votes. This is a 40% increase in votes over last week. Additionally, 2,579 votes were cast  for 124 daytime actresses and 2,509 votes were cast for 117 daytime actors....
"General Hospital" and "The View" receive a special vote of confidence from the ABC Television Network as the two have been added to the network's popular ABC.com Full Episode Player lineup. The series join ABC's primetime programming including "Desperate Housewives," "Grey's Anatomy" and "Ugly Betty."

on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 @ 6:13 PM
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Temptation leads to discoveries. Lives are stuck in time. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Lulu asks Carly to hire Johnny at the Metro Court. Maxie and Spinelli find Johnny working at Jake's as a janitor. Maxie is suspicious of Lulu's reasonings for being with Johnny - "Lulu, are you trying to emulate Luke and Laura? Is that why you are with Johnny?" Nikolas informs Olivia that he doesn't want Spoon Island re-constructed as it holds so many fond memories of his life with Emily. Robin admits to Patrick that...

on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 @ 4:55 PM
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:10 PM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Family crisis.THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENWere Ms. Montgomery's insecurities all in her head? Maybe not; after taking him home on Wednesday, January 21, Bianca's fiancé finds herself privately unsettled by the depth of her feelings for Mr. Slater. David's malevolent tango with the Hubbard's is just getting started when he has Jesse arrest Angie for breaking and entering after she confronts him with the illegal drugs she found at Wildwind. Tad rips into Krystal after she chooses going to David's side over spending time with Jenny. David covers his tracks...

on Tuesday, January 13, 2009 @ 4:38 PM
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 5:21 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Congratulations go out to actress Alison Sweeney who welcomes a new baby girl into her family. At 11:48 PM PT on Monday, Sweeney gave birth to Megan Hope Sanov (not pictured), who weighed in at 6lbs, 7 oz., reports People magazine. This is Sweeney's second child with husband Dave Sanov. They have a 3-year-old son named Ben. "Both mommy and baby – and daddy, too – are doing well," said Carrie Simons, Sweeney's representative, in a statement. Ironically enough, Sweeney's Sami Brady is about to give birth to a baby...

on Monday, January 12, 2009 @ 2:02 AM
Monday, January 12, 2009 2:45 AM ET | Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- An Affair to Remember. THIS WEEK ON: DAYS OF OUR LIVESCan Lucas and Chloe find happiness? Chloe goes to see Daniel and the two give in to passion, but Kate is looming around the corner. Stefano and EJ plan on taking control of the Alternative Fuels Project. Nicole takes Mia to the DiMera mansion in order to show her where her child will be raised. Nicole makes sure that she has a cover story in case someone is around. Brady finds evidence that John is getting his memories back on...
Sunday, January 11, 2008 9:18 PM EST | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Schemes begin to unravel... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Chloe can't keep her mind off Billy. Adam has a lot to worry about when Victor makes some serious demands. Katherine decides that the best thing for her is to steer clear of Genoa City. Tyra and Karen get into a heated argument. Nikki and Jill find themselves having a very interesting conversation with one another. Lily debates if she wants to continue her newfound relationship with Billy. Amber finds herself...
Sunday, January 11, 2009 8:36 PM EST | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Forgiveness is granted and young love is put to the test... THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Josie pays a visit to Johnny and Dusty at the hospital. A tender moment is sharred between the twol. As she heads out she passes by Paul's room. When he sees her he tries to convince her to help him be able to see Meg and Eliza. She does so and both head to the Snyder Farm only to see...

on Friday, January 9, 2009 @ 11:42 PM
Saturday, January 10, 2009 1:30 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC's "All My Children" and NBC's "Days of our Lives" are the only soaps up year-over-year in total viewers. CBS' "Guiding Light" continues to erode the most viewers year-over-year (down 412,000 viewers compared to the Week of December 31, 2007). The series did, however, gain 175,000 viewers from the week prior. "General Hospital" and "DAYS" tied for #2 in women 18-49 (1.4 rating), but DAYS had a larger share (8 share vs 7 share for "GH") and about 47,000 more Women...

on Friday, January 9, 2009 @ 8:41 PM
Friday, January 9, 2009 9:45 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Things in Port Charles appear too quiet as disaster is about to strike. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITALNadine sways things in her and Nikolas' favor during the Senate hearing. For her best efforts, the White House has a surprise for her. Lucky spends quality time with Elizabeth, Jake and Cameron. Jason is forced to choose between Spinelli and Sonny when Agent Rayner makes him an offer on Tuesday, January 13. Maxie tries to ease Spinelli's fears. Lucky and Elizabeth re-connect. Kate tears into...

on Thursday, January 8, 2009 @ 8:29 PM
Friday, January 9, 2009 5:45 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC's "General Hospital" dominates the first Top 10 chart in two years and 2009 to-date. CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is Top Soap. All soaps receive recognition in voting results."General Hospital" roared to the top of the SON Top 10 charts for the week of December 29, 2008 through January 2, 2009 and claims top billing in the Top Actress, Actor and Couple categories. Steve Burton (Jason Morgan) and Kimberly McCullough (Robin Scorpio) are daytime's most popular stars according to...

on Wednesday, January 7, 2009 @ 4:38 PM
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Final decisions. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENA heartbroken Pete ends his friendship with Colby. Amanda gives JR a dose of tough love. Bianca's accusation sends Reese packing for Paris but the lovers soon end up back in each other's arm. Aidan takes a few digs at Ryan before signing his and Greenlee's divorce papers. Annie is convinced of what she needs to do after having a nightmare where Ryan is stabbed to death by Greenlee. An increasingly suspicious Dr. Sinclair puts Aidan in lock down after he sneaks back...

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