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July 2009

In or Out? Is Llanview in Daniel Cosgrove’s Future?

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…

Saundra Santiago Discusses ‘Life’ as Carlotta Vega

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…

Alicia Minshew Expecting Her First Child

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…

‘Angela’s Ashes’ Author Frank McCourt Passes Away

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…

One Time at Fan Camp: Drew Cheetwood

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…

AMC Recap: Monday, July 20, 2009

Monday, July 20, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, July 20, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Annie leaves Emma's room before Ryan or Erica discovers her. Emma lies to Ryan, claiming Annie didn't come to her room. Scott doesn't rat Annie out when he catches her sneaking back into the mansion. Adam is impressed by Annie's shrewdness when she tries to cut a deal with Willis. JR wants nothing more than to get Annie away from Adam. Despite Zach, Ryan and Erica's…

GH Recap: Monday, July 20, 2009

Monday, July 20, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, July 20, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Flanked by Max and Milo, Sonny goes into full gangster mode when he confronts the president of the country club for insulting Michael. Sonny makes another play for Olivia. Claudia gets the results of the paternity test and starts out for home in her car to share the news with Sonny. Kristina is crushed when Kiefer blows her off to hang out with a senior girl. Carly…

OLTL Recap: Monday, July 20, 2009

Monday, July 20, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, July 20, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... "Fur Flies" Stacy threatens to destroy the bag of blood unless Rex sleeps with her once more. Rex tells Stacy he’d do anything to save his son but he would hate every second of it. A crushed Stacy gives Rex the blood. Rex and Gigi celebrate having Stacy out of their lives. Stacy privately vows that she may be down, but not out. After signing the divorce papers, John and…

OLTL Teasers: Week of July 20 Edition

Monday, July 20, 2009 12:11 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of July 20, 2009.NOTE: For some reason the epsiode names for this week still have yet to be posted anywhere.  For that reason, I have decided to go ahead and post just the episode numbers for this week's teasers, with hopes that the episode names will be posted at ABC.com at some point the week.  ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Teasers Monday: "Episode 10,479" -- Stacy makes an attempt to blackmail…

GL PreVUE: Week of July 20 Edition

Monday, July 20, 2009 12:49 AM ET | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) --Pointing fingers... THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHT James become fed up when Philip and Alan can't seem to get along, and leave them stranded in the woods, Monday, July 20. On the same day, Cyrus clues Buzz in on something regarding Coop. Everyone comes together to say their good-byes to Jeffrey, Friday, July 24. The Inside Story: Under Suspicion Mallet, still fixated on who murdered Edmund, soon finds himself suspecting Marina, due to her strange…