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OLTL PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 1:15 PM EDT
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Scotty Gore  (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- 'Till Death Do Us Part.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEStacy tells Gigi that their parents died in a tragic car accident. Starr reacts impulsively to Cole's news regarding Llanview University on Wednesday, February 18. Stacy keeps her one night stand with Fish a secret. Natalie and Jared continue their quest to uncover the details of the night Chloe was born. On Thursday, February 19, Markko decides not to tell Langston that he's been accepted to UCLA. Lola confronts Vanessa. Cristian stands behind his woman. Ray escapes from prison and heads for Llanview. Cristian suffers a blow to the head. Stacy gets comfortable with Rex, Gigi, and Shane. Starr confides in Schuyler, and ponders his past. The Inside Story: Can't We All Just Get Along?Dorian comes clean to David on Monday, February 16. about why she...

AMC PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 1:39 AM EDT
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Fallout.THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENJR takes notice of how jumpy Amanda seems in front of Frankie, Jake and Randi whenever he's around. A lucid Annie finally comes to grips with the finality of her and Ryan's relationship and vows to get better for her daughter on Monday, February 16. David continues to put the pressure on Amanda. Aidan turns the tables on Sinclair, who angrily confronts Annie. Aidan comes to Annie's rescue just in time and promises to always protect her. Sure she's dying, Sinclair confesses all to Jesse on Thursday, February 19. David orders Joe to bed rest after he suffers chest pains; Joe tells his boys that it's up to them to continue the fight against David.The Inside Story: Cliff NotesKendall loses control of the car while arguing with Zach and ends up...

Will ‘One Life’ Be ‘Born’ Again?

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 9:47 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 11:22 PM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Will Roscoe Born be bringing former cult leader Mitch Laurence back to Llanview?Is he, or isn't he? That is the question countless "One Life to Live" fans have been asking themselves in recent weeks. The answer depends on which source you choose to believe.According to ABC Soaps in Depth, Born will return to "OLTL" for a short stint in the coming months to tie up loose ends to a storyline sidetracked by last year's writers strike. That storyline involved Allison Perkins stalking Jessica Brennan, all the while claiming that she had possession of a DVD that contained a secret to her past. However, during a struggle at last year's Go Red Ball, the DVD was destroyed and Allison fell into a coma, and has yet to regain conciseness. The storyline proved...

Purdee, Gannons Get New ‘Life’ in Llanview

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 8:03 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 8:05 PM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" brings diversity back to Llanveiw by resurrecting the African-American Gannon family.Throughout the 1990s, the Gannon's made quite a splash in Llanview. Patriarch Hank was the ex-husband of the town's noted Caucasian defense attorney Nora Hanen; creating one of daytime television's only interracial couples of the time. They also brought along their daughter Rachel and Hank's brother R.J., whom it was later revealed had once had an affair with Nora while she was married to Hank. Over the years, Rachel would become a murderer and a drug addict, and R.J. a thorne in the side of the Llanview Police Department and his brother Hank, who became the District Attorney following the resignation of Herb Callison. But by the end of the decade, the Gannon's had faded into the background...

‘One Life’ February Casting Notes

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 4:41 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 4:45 PM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest casting tidbits for "One Life to Live."Who's Coming?Musician Rachael Yamagata comes to Llanview on April 2nd, and will perform a song from her album "Elephants...Teeth Sinking Into Heart" at Capricorn.The 31-year-old vocal artist began her solo career in 2002, following a stint with the Chicago funk-fusion band "Bumpus." In 2004, Yamagata released her first album "Happenstance." Several of her songs, including "Be Be Your Love," "Jesus Was a Cross Maker," and "Reason Why" have been featured in episodes of such hit shows as "The O.C.," "How I Met Your Mother," "Brothers and Sisters," "Private Practice," "One Tree Hill," "Charmed," and "Nip/Tuck." Her music has also been featured in the films "Elizabethtown," "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants," and "Hotel for Dogs." In addition, Yamagata also made a...

‘One Life’ Suffers Another Loss

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 12:38 AM EDT
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 12:43 AM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life" mourns the death of Phil Carey.Only days after losing long-time cast member Clint Ritchie (ex-Clint Buchanan) following heart surgery, the "One Life to Live" family is hit with yet another shocking loss. On February 6th, Phil Carey lost his hard fought three-year battle with lung cancer. He was 83-years-old.Phil Carey brought Asa Buchanan and his oil empire to Llanview in January 1980, as "One Life" cashed in on the buzz surrounding the then-popular CBS primetime drama "Dallas," which featured the powerful Ewing clan of Southfork. In the decades that followed, Asa and the Buchanan family would create much drama, scandal, and deception in Llanview. With Asa at the head of the table, the family would ultimately consist of four sons and a mirarid of wives. In all, the...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of February 9 Edition

Monday, February 9, 2009 1:50 AM EDT
Monday, February 9, 2009 2:00 AM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- 'Life's' a ball.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVETwo couples are wed, the Go Red Ball begins, a mysterious woman arrives in Llanview, and an interesting discovery is made.The Inside Story: Family MattersRex and Gigi encounter the wrong couple at the altar while in Sin City. A James Brown impersonator weds Moe and Noelle. Dorian and David enter into wedlock through a traditional Buddhist ceremony. A mysterious woman follows Rex and Gigi back to Llanview. Rex remains on the Buchanans pay roll, despite his recent actions. Gigi is flattered when Rex presents her with a new red dress for the Go Red Ball. Dorian urges David to keep mum about their nuptials. Beaver Calhoun returns to Llanview in search of David. Dorian stops Roxy from spilling the beans to Beaver,...

Clint Ritchie Dies, ‘One Life’ Mourns

Sunday, February 8, 2009 11:50 PM EDT
Monday, February 9, 2009 12:22 AM EST | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Clint Ritchie, "One Life to Live's" original Clint Buchanan, has passed away in Roseville, California following a brief illness, according to ABC spokeswoman Lauri Hogan. He was 70-years-old.When cowboy Clinton "Clint" Buchanan first rode in Llanview in 1979, America had "Dallas" fever, brought on by the popular CBS primetime sudser featuring the wealthy and scandalous oil loving Ewing class. Cashing in on the success of "Dallas," "One Life to Live" created the Buchanan family. Headed up by wealthy oil tycoon Asa, the family also included Clint's younger brother Bo. In 1979, the Buchanans left Texas, moving their multimillion-dollar empire to Llanview, where they remain a central focus of the show to this day. The role often allowed Ritchie to display his rugged persona, but none so much as when the character...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of February 9 Edition

Saturday, February 7, 2009 2:02 AM EDT
Saturday, February 7, 2009 2:45 AM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Sleeping with the enemy... THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Carly and Henry get together to go over the books for Metro when they discover they need to come up with an idea to get more money into Metro. Craig, who arrives puts his two cents in by telling the business partners that they need to focus on the big picture in order to make the bar profitable. Craig soon pitches the idea of creating a label for vodka; as long as he's running the business side of things while Carly focuses on handling the creativity portion. Brad is hesitant in trying again with Katie to have a baby. Unbeknownst to him, Katie is no longer on birth control. During a double date with Henry and Vienna, Katie confesses what she...

Y&R PreVUE: Week of February 9 Edition

Friday, February 6, 2009 10:54 PM EDT
Friday, February 6, 2009 11:28 PM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Bitter farewell... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Jill could be the thorn in a smitten Esther's side on Wednesday, February 11, when Roger tries to convince Esther to run away and elope with him. Sharon and Nick discuss Phyllis' 'sudden' change in attitude. The Inside Story: A Chaotic Farewell Colleen and Abby are still dealing with the ramifications of learning that their father, Brad has died after saving Noah's life. Abby lashes out at Eden, placing the blame on her for coaxing Noah into going ice skating on the frozen but fragile ice. Billy, with Lily's help tries his best to be there for both ladies. Brad's daughters, however, aren't the only ones that are feeling the effects of Brad's death. Sharon breaks down, remembering her last words with Brad that...