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Y&R PreVUE: Week of February 23 Edition

Saturday, February 21, 2009 9:07 PM EDT
Saturday, February 21, 2009 9:41 PM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Uncharacteristic behavior... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Chloe decides to tell Esther the truth about Cordelia, while Cane's more than ever determined to take the newborn away from both her parents when he meets with Michael. Tyra makes her situation worse with Ana when she tries to hit the road. It's yet another showdown between Heather and Victor when she gets in his face on Wednesday, February 25 about his treatment toward Adam. The Inside Story: Coming Unhinged Sharon heads to the Abbott mansion to pick up a few items she's left behind, where she and Jack have a tense moment. The moment is soon broken when Billy arrives, which makes Sharon a bit unnerved. Once the two of them alone, Billy and Sharon talk about what happened...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of February 23 Edition

Saturday, February 21, 2009 8:09 PM EDT
Saturday, February 21, 2009 9:55 PM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Yearning for more... THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Janet comes to the aid of Carly on Thursday, February 26 . Craig gets the surprise of his life when Lucy shows up at his home unexpectedly. A frustrated Paul decides to get back at Meg by making the moves on a hooker he's met. When he takes her to lunch, he spots Meg with Dusty and is pleased to see that his being there with someone else has an affect on her. Alison gets herself in deep when she tries to put things together regarding Matt and Casey on Friday, February 27The Inside Story: Baby Woes Katie and Vienna are furious when they learn that both Henry and Brad were thinking about getting vesectomies. Brad insists that he was only...

Anthony Zacchara Headed to the Federal Pen

Saturday, February 21, 2009 2:16 AM EDT
Saturday, February 21, 2009 3:05 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- They say daddy knows best, but when daddy tries to kill you, it's best to get the hell out of the way. Fathers are supposed to protect their daughters, but not if you're Anthony Zacchara and your daughter is mob princess Claudia Zacchara. During the Week of February 23 on ABC's "General Hospital," look for Anthony (played by actor Bruce Weitz) to hold his daughter, Claudia (Sarah Joy Brown), hostage via gunpoint and a bomb while trying to get his way. Unfortunately for Anthony, he gets captured and hauled off to federal prison on Monday, March 2, which also serves as Weitz's last airdate as the former mafia kingpin.Weitz joined the cast of "GH" in the role of Anthony Zacchara in October 2007 only to leave in November 2007 after Anthony was...

Will.i.am for Dylan Patton and ‘DAYS’

Saturday, February 21, 2009 1:08 AM EDT
Saturday, February 21, 2009 1:39 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Days of our Lives" has found its new Will Roberts and he's ready to give parents Samantha Brady (Alison Sweeney) and Lucas Roberts (Bryan Datillo) a wake-up call.Starting Friday, February 27, look for Dylan Patton to step into the role of Will when he returns from spending an extended trip away from home with his Aunt Carrie and Uncle Austin, who ironically the character once called "Dad." "Dylan's playing the same age Lucas was when I first came on the show. I like him. He's a very good actor and an earthy, rugged dude," said Bryan Datillo in a statement released via Soap Opera Weekly.  Will was last seen in November 2007, when he was played by actor Christopher Gerse. Christopher began playing Will in September 2003, but was let go in...

Susan Lucci Gets Perez Hilton Treatment

Friday, February 20, 2009 8:20 PM EDT
Friday, February 20, 2009 8:38 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- You know you made it when...Perez Hilton talks about you!That's right, "All My Children's" Susan Lucci (Erica Kane) was spotted by the paparazzi wearing a bikini while taking a stroll on the beaches of St. Bart's with husband Helmut Huber. One not to pass up the chance to dog a celeb, Hilton surprisingly had nothing but praise for the actress: On Friday, 62-year old soap diva Susan Lucci hit the beaches of St. Barth's with her husband. Can you believe she is in her SIXTIES?! Girl, you looking fine! We know twenty year olds would kill to have a butt like Miz Lucci's. What is your secret, S? Tell us stat!Lucci and Huber will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary later this year. They have two children, Liza (ex-Gwen Hotchkiss, "Passions")...

God Help Us: Lisa Rinna Graces Playboy

Friday, February 20, 2009 6:43 PM EDT
Friday, February 20, 2009 7:50 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Does she have nothing better to do with her time? She's already covering all the Awards for the TV Guide Network and danced her way off of "Dancing With the Stars," but Lisa Rinna figures she can fit in a Playboy cover to show off her configured body. Rinna will grace the cover of Playboy's May Issue in which she lets it all hang out, including the flabby parts. The actress/host was ordered by photographer Deborah Anderson not to hit the gym and tone up for the project, but be her natural self."She said, 'I do not want you long and sinewy and angular and muscular. I want you soft,'" said Rinna when speaking with People magazine. "This was really hard for me because being 45 years old and posing for Playboy,...

’10 Items or Less’ for Gering

Friday, February 20, 2009 5:32 PM EDT
Friday, February 20, 2009 6:23 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Days of our Lives" star Galen Gering appears on TBS comedy series "10 Items or Less.""10 Items or Less" is an improv comedy series taking place in the fictional Greens & Grains supermarket, where New York City businessman, Leslie (John Lehr), is forced to move back to his hometown of Dayton, Ohio and take over the family supermarket following the death of his father. In the February 24 episode ("Sesquicentennial") and third season finale of the series, Lesie offers customers of Greens & Grains 150% off of their purchase in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the supermarket. Realizing his mistake, Leslie adds a catch that states that customers must dress in period-era attire during said purchase. Meanwhile, Ingrid (Kirsten Gronfield) meets Dave (guest-star Galen Gering), a polygamist on the prowl -...

Llanview’s Revolving Door

Thursday, February 19, 2009 11:08 PM EDT
Thursday, February 19, 2009 11:18 PM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Here today, gone tomorrow. Llanview's newest Buchanan prepares to leave town just as he learns of his true identity. Are Tuc Watkins and "One Life to Live" attempting to set a record for most departures of a single actor on a soap? It appears as such, given that ABC Soaps in Depth is reporting that Watkins recently taped his final scenes with the show, less than a week after his character learned of his new family. This will be Watkins' eighth departure from the show since originating the role of lovable conman David Vickers in 1994, and the fourth since May 2007. While his latest stint in Llanview was always reported to be short-term, it still comes as a shock to fans to were just beginning to warm up to the fact their favorite con...