Monthly Archives: July 2009

Wednesday, July 22, 2009 4:47 PM PT | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Can chemistry strike twice for Lindsay Hartley (ex-Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald, "Passions") and Eric Martsolf (ex-Ethan Crane, "Passions")? "Days of our Lives" seems to think so as the soap has hired Hartley to replace Felisha Terrell in the contract role of Arianna Hernandez, Brady Black's (Martsolf) love interest on the soap. According to Soap Opera Digest, Hartley begins filming on Thursday, July 23. No word on what caused the soap to make the drastic change, but it is clear that the show is looking to recapture the magic of...

on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 22, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Kendall scares Emma when she confronts her demanding the truth. Ryan puts a stop to Kendall's tactics, making it clear he won't have his daughter further traumatized. Kendall fears her time is running out and becomes angry everyone isn't putting more pressure on Emma. Zach is incredulous when Liza suggests they should try to manipulate Emma just as Annie has to create reasonable doubt. Emma swipes Erica's cell phone and hides it in her room....

on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 22, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... "Stairway to Heaven" Gigi races to get help for Stacy, interrupting Roxy as she’s on the verge of telling Rex the truth about his father. Gigi’s relieved to learn that Stacy is going to be okay. Rex pushes aside his guilt as he continues to lead Gigi to believe he never slept with Stacy. The doctor gives a delighted Stacy the unexpected news that she’s pregnant. Kyle catches Cristian with the letter Fish left for him....

on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 22, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny feels guilty for the way he treated Claudia and stays by her side at the hospital. Robin and Patrick inform Claudia and Sonny that Claudia's suffering from a brain injury. Robin and Patrick explain that medication would be the best course of action to treat Claudia’s injuries but it would most likely result in a miscarriage. Patrick injures his finger catching Robin when she nearly falls down the stairs. Carly suddenly collapses after returning home. Alexis admits to...

on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 4:50 PM
Wednesday, July 20, 2009 2:50 PM PT | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The talk of the "General Hospital" Fan Club Weekend wasn't what is going to happen next on the ABC soap, but news that Greg Vaughan, who portrays Lucky Spencer, is expecting his second child with wife Touriya Haoud. The couples first child, Jathan James Vaughan, was born in May 2007. The actor tweeted the happy news on Monday, July 20. "As I lay in bed, adoring my beautiful family! My son slowly closes his eyes, & my beautiful wife caresses her belly as new life is...

on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, July 21, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Marian lays into Liza, saying she'll have nothing more to do with her if she continues to represent Kendall. Zach and Kendall pledge their love to one another. Kendall goes to Willis' office with Zach and Liza, prepared to accept the plea deal. Willis pulls the rug out from under Kendall when he announces the deal is off the table now that he has Emma as an eyewitness. Willis infuriates Zach when he announces he's going after...

on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, July 21, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... "Head Over Heels" Rex and Gigi rejoice over the fact that they were finally able to turn the tables on Stacy. In the parking garage, Gigi encounters a menacing Stacy, who’s vandalized Gigi’s car with a crowbar. Stacy warns Gigi that the competition for Rex is just beginning. Gigi, having been pushed too far, attacks Stacy. Stacy ends up falling down the stairs after lunging at Gigi. Rex angrily demands answers from Roxy. A tearful Roxy...

on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 @ 5:00 PM
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, July 21, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Johnny walks in to see Sonny and Olivia kissing. Johnny informs Sonny that tests confirm that Sonny is the father of Claudia's baby. Sonny doesn't believe Johnny but later learns he was telling the truth. Claudia gets in a horrific car accident trying to avoid a reckless driver. Carly, who happens to be close by, pulls Claudia from the wreckage. Claudia is rushed into the emergency room as Sonny watches on. Patrick and Kelly tell Claudia that...
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 3:26 AM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Is "Guiding Light" hunk Daniel Cosgrove headed to "One Life to Live" as the next Joey Buchanan? The answer is yes, according to two popular soap news magazines. Both Soap Opera Weekly and Soap Opera Digest have gone on record as stating that Cosgrove and "OLTL" are thisclose to finalizing a deal to bring him to Llanview as Viki and Clint's youngest son Joey, which SON recently reported on. The character was last portrayed by "Castle" star Nathan Fillion during "One Life's" 10,000th episode celebration in 2007 (and originally from...
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 12:28 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live's" new Carlotta Vega breaks her silence and speaks publicly for the first time since replacing Patricia Mauceri in the suddenly controversial supporting role, sitting down with TV Guide's Michael Logan for an exclusive interview concerning the daytime drama's upcoming gay storyline. Less than one month after Patricia Mauceri was unceremoniously fired from "One Life" after portraying Carlotta Vega since 1995, new details have emerged involving the actress's apparent refusal to play out her scenes as scripted. According to Logan, Mauceri "refused to...

on Monday, July 20, 2009 @ 8:39 PM
Monday, July 20, 2009 6:39 PM PT | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Alicia Minshew, who portrays Kendall Hart Slater on ABC's "All My Children" is expecting her first child with husband& Richie Herschenfeld. Their daughter is due in November. "Richie and I are so thrilled," said Minshew in a statement to Soap Opera Digest magazine. "I can't wait to be a mom!" Minshew's pregnancy is not expected to be written into the show as Kendall is currently involved in a murder mystery storyline and the show has no plans to change course at this time. Alicia joined the cast...
Monday, July 20, 2009 9:55 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Frank McCourt, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the best-selling memoir Angela's Ashes, passes away at age 78, following complications associated with melanoma. Editor's note: While we here at SON don't normally report on news outside of the soap world, in this case we decided to make an exception, given Frank McCourt's ties to the daytime drama "One Life to Live." The eldest-born of seven children to poor Irish immigrants, Frank McCourt was born in near poverty in Brooklyn, New York on August 19, 1930. With the United States firmly...

on Monday, July 20, 2009 @ 5:42 PM
Monday, July 20, 2009 3:42 PM PT | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Drew Cheetwood, 26, portrays Milo Giambetti on ABC's "General Hospital," but did you know that he is also the personal trainer for Robert Guza, Jr., the soaps head writer, and much of the cast and crew of the soap? Cheetwood is the younger brother of Derk Cheetwood (Max Giambetti, "General Hospital") and is cousins with Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine, "General Hospital"), but he didn't get the job as Milo because of them. He got it because the show was interested in filling a role as one...
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