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OLTL Recap: Monday, July 13, 2009

Monday, July 13, 2009 8:47 PM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 9:52 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, July 13, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... "Aunt Misbehavin'" Rex and Gigi come clean with Shane, who’s happy to have his family back together again. Gigi and Rex explain how they’re going to turn the tables on Stacy with Shane’s help. Rex lies to Gigi, telling her he and Stacy didn’t sleep together. Stacy is unsettled after a visit from Roxy. Roxy has no clue that the real stem cell donor is still very much alive. Mr. Rivera kicks Markko out of the house when he refuses to stop seeing Langston. Cristian is troubled by Kyle’s comments about Fish. Cristian returns home unexpectedly just as things are heating up between Fish and Layla. On the Next One Life to Live...Todd and Blair plot to make each other jealous. Rachel agrees to assist Cole. Brody and Jessica...

AMC Recap: Monday, July 13, 2009

Monday, July 13, 2009 5:00 PM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, July 13, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Madison tells Zach that the woman North was having a liaison with killed him and that Jesse is also involved. Madison claims to Zach that she destroyed the surveillance tapes from the hotel. Zach takes the case files Madison offers and later blackmails Liza into representing Kendall. Marissa offers to help David prove his theory that Liza's baby is really his and Amanda's son. David gets a sample of Stuart’s DNA. Ryan and Aidan wash their hands of Kendall and Annie, respectively. Erica and Ryan think about the fun time they had together. Annie continues to work her wiles on Adam. On the Next All My Children...Zach subtly tells Jesse he knows the truth. Amanda asks Jake if he gave her baby to Liza. Kendall questions why Liza would agree to take her...

GH Recap: Monday, July 13, 2009

Monday, July 13, 2009 5:00 PM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, July 13, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jason pays Anthony Zacchara a visit in prison. Anthony lies to Jason, claiming he has nothing to do with the current strife between Sonny and the Zacchara's. Sonny agrees to give Dominic a chance to prove himself. Claudia makes it clear she hates the idea of Dominic being around. After arguing with Claudia, Sonny slams out and heads to Olivia's. Sonny and Olivia argument ends with a surprise. Spinelli is paralyzed with stage fright when he finally takes the stage at Jake's. Ethan grows increasingly jealous watching Rebecca and Nikolas together. Jason is left speechless by the sight of Sam in the sexy outfit she's wearing for her undercover work. On the Next General Hospital...Dominic suggests that he and Claudia could help each other. Ethan puts the pressure on Rebecca. Claudia confronts Sonny about...

‘AMC’s’ July Casting Notes

Monday, July 13, 2009 3:12 PM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 4:20 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Casting happenings for the month of July on "All My Children." Now that the District Attorney has been murdered too, look for Assistant District Attorney Andrew Willis to take over Stuart Chandler's (David Canary) murder investigation and trial. A.D.A. Willis, played by Lorenzo Pisoni, was first seen on Friday, July 10. Pisoni has appeared in numerous theatre productions, probaby most famously opposite Daniel Radcliffe in the Broadway production of "Equus." "Equus," a Peter Shaffer play, is about a young man who has a disturbing fixation on horses and it is of course the play that so famously showcased a nude "Harry Potter." Pisoni played Nugget, the horse (and stable boy) that Radcliffe rides and comes to see as a godlike presence. The handsome actor is also a talented circus performer. Pisoni spent twenty years working in the family business and has performed...

Y&R PreVUE: Week of July 13 Edition

Monday, July 13, 2009 8:02 AM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 9:03 AM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Startling revelations... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Adam and Dr. Taylor scheme to keep Ashley in the dark, Monday, July 13. That same day, Cane and Billy come to a heated exchange regarding Mac. Thursday, July 16 Lily finds herself dealing with a health issue.The Inside Story: You Don't Know Me Still unsure on whether his family will understand the true reason in his faking his death, Phillip keeps mum. The following day, Katherine is being released from the hospital but her family and loved ones are still in the arguing mood back at the Chancellor mansion. Billy hits a nasty nerve when he makes a snarky remark at Phillip which sets Nina off. Jill, having witnessed her reaction, begins to believe her ex-daughter-in-law may know more about...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of July 13 Edition

Monday, July 13, 2009 7:29 AM EDT
Monday, July 13, 2009 8:41 AM ET | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) --Costly error...THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Alison thinks Hunter should meet his new family on Monday, July 13. Noah gets some help from the new professor, Wednesday, July 15. Henry's actions is the last straw for Vienna. The Inside Story: Revenge Gone Bad Meg learns from Lily that Paul was the one that set up both Damian and Dusty. Furious at his actions Meg blasts Paul in front of Barbara. Dusty and Damian on the other hand are already huddled together to pay Paul back. Damian passes over information to Dusty on contacting a guy who deals with demolitions. Damian believes that if they frame Paul for placing a bomb in one of his warehouses, where it will cause Dusty's 'death'. Dusty, meanwhile arranges for Paul to come to the...

SON Top 10: One More Go, One More Shot

Saturday, July 11, 2009 9:17 PM EDT
Saturday, July 11, 2009 10:17 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Offline for nearly seven months, only two weeks of data posted, fanbases at war, board members angered. What the heck happened to my SON Top 10? Your questions answered. What is It? Soap Opera Network's Top 10 Chart (SON Top 10 for short) was a poll created for fans of daytime's best actors and actresses to vote on who they thought was the best performing talent during a given week. The poll included the best couples and the best soaps. Nearly two years after its demise, it was brought back for members of our SON Community and readers of soapoperanetwork.com. Unfortunately, certain fanbases stuffed the ballots to such an extent that counting votes made it universally impossible to accurately report the results without either disqualifying said fanbase from participation or hurting the integrity of the Soap Opera...

Amid Jackson Drama, Daytime is Left Scrambling

Saturday, July 11, 2009 6:21 PM EDT
Saturday, July 11, 2009 7:21 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The memorial service for Michael "The King of Pop" Jackson on Tuesday, July 7 resulted in six of the remaining eight soap operas not airing, which has pushed five soaps behind schedule and one canceled soap airless. ABC's "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "One Life to Live," CBS' "As The World Turns" and NBC's "Days of our Lives" are currently airing one day behind, which has pushed airdates for new and returning characters to the soaps back. CBS' "Guiding Light" aired in parts of the east coast as the soap airs at 10:00 AM in some cities, however, the soap was pre-empted in much of the country despite CBS' anticipation of airing the show in progress. Jackson's memorial service was originally scheduled to air from 1:00 to 2:30 PM on the East Coast and 10:00...
Saturday, July 11, 2009 6:01 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Further confirming that "Guiding Light" will truly come to an end when it last airs on Friday, September 18 on CBS, TeleNext Media, producers of the soap, announced on Wednesday, July 8 that "Guiding Light" Head Writer David Kreizman will join the writing team of "As The World Turns" along-side Head Writer Jean Passanante, thereby forming a New Headwriting team for the soap. The announcement was made by "As The World Turns" Executive Producer, Christopher Goutman. "I am thrilled that Dave and Jean will make up the new headwriting team for 'As The World Turns,'" said Goutman. "Both writers have an incredible respect for the show's rich history and I am confident this partnership will generate the exciting, character-based stories for which 'As The World Turns' is known for." Before joining the writing team of "Guiding...

Melody Thomas Scott Re-Ups with ‘Y&R’

Saturday, July 11, 2009 3:19 PM EDT
After months of speculation that Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman) was getting the shaft by CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and its producer Sony Pictures Television, TV Guide Magazine's Michael Logan sat down with the actress who confirms that she has signed a new deal with the soap after contract negotiations hit a stand-still.