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OLTL PreVUE: Week of May 25 Edition

Thursday, May 21, 2009 10:42 PM EDT
Friday, May 22, 2009 8:00 AM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Never deprive someone of Hope--it may be all they have. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEThe Buchanans and other loved ones rejoice in the news that Natalie and Jared are married on Tuesday, May 26. Nora begrudgingly informs Bo of her engagement to Clint. On Wednesday, May 27, Dorian floors Markko and Langston with news of Lola's shenanigans. Unable to pay their rent and refusing to live with their mommies, Cristian and Layla are forced to become roommmies. Caught in his trap, Stacy pays Kyle's bail. Rex doesn't quite buy Stan's claim that Stacy swindled him on Tuesday, May 27. Schuyler shares his theory about Stacy's bogus stem cells with Gigi. Meanwhile, Stacy bats her eyes at Rex, and manages to worm her way out of a tight squeeze. Gigi plots Stacy's fall from Rex's...

GH Casting: A June to Remember

Thursday, May 21, 2009 8:04 PM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 9:50 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" sets its sights on a summer of hospitality as General Hospital (location) takes center stage. On the heals of the soaps recasting of Michael Corinthos III with newcomer Drew Garrett, who began airing on Thursday, April 24, the soap has recast the role of Kristina Corinthos with daytime newcomer Lexi Ainsworth beginning Thursday, June 4. Lexi is best known for her role as Molly in 2008's "Wild Child," starring Emma Roberts. She has also appeared in the Nickelodean series "iCarly" and the short-lived NBC drama "Medical Investigation." Look for Kristina to take a rather inappropriate liking to Jason Morgan (Steve Burton) as a result of adolescent retaliation against their parents. In related news, Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Conor Jackson will portray Michael's physical therapist on the Wednesday, June 3 episode of the soap. More on Conor's appearance...

Y&R Casting: As May Ends, June Begins

Thursday, May 21, 2009 7:05 PM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 8:48 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Just as May Sweeps ends, daytime's number one drama series, "The Young and the Restless," gears up for the summer heat with explosive storylines and shocking returns. Raul Guittierez (David Lago) is sticking around for a little while longer as "Y&R" delves further into Raul and Mac's (Clementine Ford) time outside of Genoa City. It remains unclear how long Lago has signed on for. Cassius Willis is back as Det. Gil Wallace, who shares words with Kevin Fisher (Greg Rikaart) on Monday, May 25. Jerry Douglas  returns on Wednesday, May 27, as John Abbott takes time from his busy day in heaven to give son Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman) the "talk" of a lifetime. Douglas last appeared on May 5. Corbin Bernsen, son of Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor) is back as Father Todd Williams. He re-appears in Genoa City on Tuesday,...

Breaking News: Engen Out! Muhney In!

Thursday, May 21, 2009 2:10 PM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 4:41 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In an explosive turn of events, "The Young and the Restless" has recast the role of Adam Wilson, Victor Newman's son after a rumored falling out with star Chris Engen. TV Guide Canada's Nelson Branco, in an update to his Sud's Report, broke the news this morning that sources were reporting that Engen had "quit" the CBS drama series after learning that his character would become a potential love interest of co-star Yani Gellman's Rafe Torress. "He refused to kiss co-star Yani Gellman . Chris hasn’t been happy for a while. He doesn’t like the dark direction his character is taking. He’s called in sick a lot recently and has been taking a slew of meetings with Y&R’s to discuss his future on the show. Chris is still under contract — and Y&R is seriously thinking...

OLTL Alerts: Week of May 25 Edition

Thursday, May 21, 2009 12:20 PM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 1:43 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" VCR Alerts for the Week of May 25, 2009. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: VCR ALERTSMonday: Encore Presentation of "OLTL's" March 9, 2009 Episode 'Mother Courage': Matthew's life is in jeopardy.  Starr wants Schuyler to view her as the adult she feels she is.  Stacy's evil plan is placed in motion. Tuesday: Tess tells Bess she's got some 'splainin' to do.  Nora informs her ex-husband of her engagment to his brother.  Schuyler gives Gigi some insight on Stacy.  Wednesday: Blair and Téa forge a pact.  John and Marty can't stop that lovin' feeling.  Gigi is optimistic about the future.  Thursday: Bess hatches a new scheme.  Todd, Blair, and Marty discuss how best to tell their children that they never lost Hope.  Cristian and Layla make new living arrangements.Friday: Starr and Cole are floored by...

AMC Alerts: Week of May 25 Edition

Thursday, May 21, 2009 7:00 AM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" VCR Alerts for the Week of May 25, 2009.ALL MY CHILDREN: VCR ALERTSMonday: Encore Presentation of "AMC's" February 16, 2009 Episode: Bianca and Reese pledge their love. Greenlee's life is in jeopardy. Annie experiences a breakthrough. Tuesday: Liza points the finger. Jesse faces a difficult dilemma. Someone close to Krystal dodges a bullet.Wednesday: Jesse knows someone is lying about the murder. Liza's secret is about to be exposed. Amanda receives a dire warning.Thursday: Someone thinks Liza should be the one behind bars. Another person is arrested for murder. Pine Valley gathers to remember one of their beloved.Friday: Liza faces off with a notable PV resident. Krystal reaches her breaking point. The accused swears they are no murderer."All My Children" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.

GH Alerts: Week of May 25 Edition

Thursday, May 21, 2009 7:00 AM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" VCR Alerts for the Week of May 25, 2009. GENERAL HOSPITAL: VCR ALERTSMonday: Encore Presentation of "GH's" April 7, 2008 Episode: Michael's life is in jeopardy. Carly accuses Sonny of not protecting Michael. Johnny and Claudia are horrified by what they've done.Tuesday: Michael is a changed young man. Robin reunites with Patrick and returns home. Johnny and Olivia have no regrets.Wednesday: Sonny warns Johnny to stay away from Olivia. Ric has an offer for Claudia. Patrick is thrilled to have his family back.Thursday: Claudia probes Michael to see what he remembers. Robin cautions Ethan not to believe everything Holly says. Jason promises Michael he'll uncover the truth about his shooting.Friday: Jason is on...

‘One Life’ June Casting News

Thursday, May 21, 2009 12:09 AM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 2:41 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest coming and goings for "One Life to Live."   As SON first reported last week, the soap is planning to introduce the estranged parents of the late Nash Brennan (Forbes March), who died last June.  Now we can confirm the names of the actors cast in the roles.  Portraying Nash's mother Cindy Brennan will be Broadway star Jan Maxwell.  Best known for her roles in theater productions such as "The Sound of Music," "The King and I," "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," and "Dancing with Lughnasa," the Tony and Drama Desk Award winning actress has also made numerous television appearances, including "Law & Order" and "Gossip Girl."  In addition, Maxwell also made several appearances on "All My Children" during the summer of 2007 as Judge Myatt.  In the role of Nash's father Phil will be fellow Broadway performer John Wojda.  The actor is best known for...

Hickland Finds New ‘Life to Live’

Wednesday, May 20, 2009 10:53 PM EDT
Thursday, May 21, 2009 12:44 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Catherine Hickland returns to Llanview as Lindsay Rappaport to spice things up between Bo and Nora.    Although Lindsay hasn't been seen being led away in handcuffs after being convicted of murdering evil doctor Spencer Truman (with the exception of Rex Balsom's dream last October as he went under the knife to remove a bullet from his chest cavity), the firey vixen is set to return to Llanview in only a few short weeks.  Although it remains to be seen if and how the town's token Rappaport will be granted a release from prison, reports are that she will come between Bo and Nora's precarious relationship.  Rumors claim that Clint arranges for Lindsay to go free with hopes that she will hook up with Bo, and push Nora away from her ex-husband and into his open arms.  However, a spokesperson...

GH Recap: Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Tuesday, May 19, 2009 6:52 PM EDT
Tueday, May 19, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, May 19, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY Edward and Monica put Sonny on notice that they’re not going to let him put Michael’s life in danger ever again. Thinking of her own son, Olivia fiercely defends Sonny to Edward and Monica. Fed up and disgusted with Claudia, Johnny goes to Jake’s to drown his sorrows and strikes up a flirtation with Olivia. Michael doesn’t hide the fact that he’s angry with Carly for not being there when he woke up. Jax warns Michael not to upset Carly, revealing she’s pregnant. Michael asks if Carly is having Jax’s baby as a way to replace him. Tracy admits to Lulu that she tampered with Luke and Ethan’s DNA test but honestly claims she never learned the real results. Meanwhile, Holly pours on...