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Y&R PreVUE: Week of April 20 Edition

Sunday, April 19, 2009 11:36 PM EDT
Sunday, April 19, 2009 11:53 PM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A different shoulder to lean on... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Kay helps give Marge's friends closure by setting up a memorial service for Marge on Wednesday, April 22. That same day Heather just can't seem to get Adam out of her system. Kevin slips up by calling his wife another woman's name on Tuesday, April 21.The Inside Story: Pushed to Edge Not able to let go of the fact that Sharon has pulled Nick away from her, Phyllis approaches Lauren about Sharon's stealing habit, telling her that she should press charges for letting Eden take the fall for her. Nick, in the meantime wants Sharon to keep quiet about what has been happening but she's determined to admit what she has done. Later that day, Lauren and Michael corner Sharon...

GH PreVUE: Week of April 20 Edition

Friday, April 17, 2009 7:00 AM EDT
Friday, April 17, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Keeping my baby.THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITALCertain of her feelings, a bold Alexis takes Rebecca by the hair to reveal her plastic surgery scars. Patrick and Robin's problems disappear for a moment when they work in tandem to save their patient on Tuesday, April 21. Things soon turn sour, when the newlyweds return home and Robin can't bring herself to soothe a fussy Emma. Rebecca wants Nikolas to stay away from her. Luke is taken aback when Helena tells him that she's certain Ethan is his son. Helena leaves town after getting what she came for. Maxie is desperate to get Spinelli back in her life. Alexis gives Robin some sound advice. Tracy fears Luke is being suckered in by Ethan. Robin attends a therapy session with Patrick after he catches her in a lie....

OLTL PreVUE: Week of April 20 Edition

Friday, April 17, 2009 3:12 AM EDT
Friday, April 17, 2009 10:14 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Who framed John McBain?THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVERays confesses to Dorian how he really feels about her on Wednesday, April 22. He then calls Dorian on the reason she keeps making excuses as to why she hasn't gone to visit her husband. Meanwhile, David drops by for a visit and is anxious to hear her answer as well. Later, David and Dorian decide it is time to end their relationship. Ray invites Dorian to a night out on the town. Brody prepares to make a confession to Jessica, with Gigi's support. Schuyler watches as Stacy throws something into a refuge container and later decides to investigate, where he discovers a container of Stacy's blood. Elsewhere, Shane appears to be on the road to recovery, prompting Roxy to talk Gigi into coming clean to Rex....

AMC PreVUE: Week of April 20 Edition

Friday, April 17, 2009 12:45 AM EDT
Friday, April 17, 2009 8:00 AM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Dangerous liasons. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN On Monday, April 20, Jake meets Liza (Jamie Luner) at the casino to discuss Amanda's case. Liza confides in Jake that Colby wants nothing to do with her. Colby and Amanda discuss having difficult mothers. Erica charms the brains behind Scott's project, Dr. Chappell (Thomas Galantich). JR flips when Adam takes Scott's side. Brot learns that Taylor followed him to Florida. Erica gives Adam his pills after noticing him having a seizure. A smiling David is later seen holding Adam's medication. Erica gets Angie to help her with Adam. Jake and Amanda's connection grows stronger. Scott is furious with JR after learning he strong armed Dr. Chappell into accepting a buyout on Thursday, April 23. The Inside Story: Close Calls David spies a cryptic meeting between Adam and Krystal. Adam...

It’s Official: The CW to Air Daytime Emmys

Friday, April 17, 2009 12:11 AM EDT
Friday, April 17, 2009 1:23 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The CW signs on the dotted line and brings the best of daytime to their primetime schedule by agreeing to air the "36th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards." In an update to a story that SON first brought you last month, this year's "Daytime Emmy® Awards" are set to air on a network other than one of the Big Three (ABC, NBC, and CBS) for the first time in the ceremony's history. While news of negotiations between The CW and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (which oversees the awards) to air the telecast were leaked last month, the deal was only finalized a few days ago. In an announcement released on April 7th by the NATAS, the "36th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards" will air Sunday, August...

Real-Life ‘GL’ Couple Wake Up ‘Early’

Thursday, April 16, 2009 5:04 PM EDT
Thursday, April 16, 2009 6:40 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) --  On the Friday, April 17 edition of the CBS morning news program "The Early Show," look for "Guiding Light" co-stars, and real-life celebrity couple, Mandy Bruno, 27, and Robert Bogue, 44, to appear as featured guests.The actors will discuss their future as a real-life couple and discuss the cancellation of the soap on CBS. At least as much as CBS will let them.On "Guiding Light," Bruno portrays Marina Cooper who wed Bogue's A.C. Mallet in December 2008. The two are engaged in real-life and are set to wed in the Spring of 2010. In a recent interview with CBS Soaps in Depth, Bruno stated that she is marrying the "love of life." She also noted that "one of the more special things about our relationship is that we've been such good friends...

Soap Stars Play Ball for Charity

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 11:42 PM EDT
Thursday, April 16, 2009 1:37 AM EDT | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Actors from "As the World Turns," "Guiding Light," and "One Life to Live" sign up to attend celebrity softball tournament. Now in its eleventh year, the Tammy Rubin Rice Celebrity Softball Game, whose namesake died of breast cancer, is sponsored by the Shorefront Friends for Hospice. The voluntary organization offers supportive health services for terminally ill patients. Scheduled to represent ABC at this year's game are the following cast members from "One Life to Live": Eddie Alderson (Matthew Buchanan), Kristen Alderson (Starr Manning), Brandon Buddy (Cole Thornhart), Scott Clifton (Schuyler Joplin), John-Paul Lavoisier (Rex Balsom), Sean Ringgold (Shaun), Jason Tam (Markko Rivera), Brittany Underwood (Langston Wilde Cramer), and Austin Williams (Shane Morasco). Representing CBS will be Billy Magnussen (Casey Hughes) and Marnie Schulenburg (Alison Stewart) from "As the World Turns"...

SOAPnet Celebrates ‘Starr-Crossed’ Mothers

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 9:56 PM EDT
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 11:15 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- SOAPnet invites you to spend Mother's Day with Blair Cramer and Starr Manning. It has been one hell of a ride the past two years for Llanview's popular mother-daughter duo, who have dealt with everything from teen pregnancy and losing a child, to being stabbed by a serial killer and held hostage by a convicted rapist. But, just in case you missed any of the drama, SOAPnet is offering fans a chance to relive some of Starr and Blair's most memorable moments from the past two years, while celebrating their unique relationship.On Mother's Day (Sunday, May 10th), the network for soaps will host a three-hour "One Life to Live" marathon highlighting the strength of Starr and Blair's relationship, beginning at 3:00 pm ET/PT. In the first episode (#9955, original airdate 06/17/07),...

My View of Llanivew: April 15 Edition

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 12:34 AM EDT
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 2:07 AM EDT | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A critical look back at the successes and failures of recent Llanview returns. Since becoming Head Writer of "One Life to Live" in 2007, Ron Carlivati has brought back for than his share of former cast members and characters. Ranging from Tina Roberts and the original Marty Saybrooke, to Jackie McNaughton and Madam Delphina, Carlivati has interwoven both major and minor past "OLTL" characters into various storylines. However, not all of those returns were met with widespread success. Being able to lure an actor or actress back to their old Llanview home is one thing, but penning a sensible storyline for their character is another issue entirely. Long-time "One Life" fans were amazed and delighted a year ago when news broke that the show had forged a deal with Andrea Evans, to...

Billy Dee Williams is Back in Port Charles

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 7:14 PM EDT
Tuesday, April 14, 2009 8:33 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) --  Actor Billy Dee Williams joins the cast of ABC's "General Hospital" later this year, reprising his role on "General Hospital: Night Shift" as Toussaint DuBois. Last seen on the SOAPnet original series as a janitor at General Hospital, Toussaint will "return to Port Charles during a tour break with the Saints," confirms a 'GH' spokesman. "He'll want to see Epiphany and other residents in town." In "Night Shift," Billy Dee found himself working side-by-side with trained killer Jason Morgan (Steve Burton) and saving lives through crashes, births and other various life threatening matters. This will be the first time the actor has appeared on "GH." He is one of the few "Night Shift" stars to transition over to the mother soap. Most recently Nazanin Boniadi (ex-Leyla Mir) from season one transitioned to the...