How WATCH ABC Changes Will Affect Viewing of 'GH,' 'The View' and 'The Chew'; Shows Also on Hulu Plus

How WATCH ABC Changes Will Affect Viewing of ‘GH,’ ‘The View’ and ‘The Chew’; Shows Also on Hulu Plus

Monday, August 3, 2009 1:18 AM ET | By Venus Stone

alt ( — Coming in between…


Henry tries his best to keep up with what his mother could be up to, Monday, August 3. The green-eyed monster creeps its way into Noah when he sees Luke flirting. Thursday, August 6 Bob’s behavior worries Alison.

The Inside Story: Stirring Things Up

After love-making, Damian tells Meg that he has a job working as a consultant with a pharmaceutical company under his company. As they are talking, he tells Meg that she has to honor a personal commitment; being with him exclusively. He further reminds her that if she’s still harboring feelings for Paul, it will only make things difficult between them. Meg tells him she will think it over and immediately runs into Lily. Meg shares the news about the job offer and Lily instantly tries to talk Meg out of takng the job. Angry, Meg snaps that Lily is upset that Damian is not focusing his attentions on her and that she wishes it was her he was sleeping with. The two instantly sling insults at one another over their past. When Holden arrives, Lily quickly tells him that she’s more focused on Meg being hurt rather than thinking about Damian. Later on that day Damian asks Luke to join him at the Lakeview for a meeting with a client. When Mr. Rusk comes with his daughter, Sara, Luke immediately assumes that Damian is trying to set the two of them up and throws a fit. Damian assures him that it was mere coincidence and Luke relaxes and has a great time at the meeting. Meanwhile, Noah heads to a private screening with Mason, but promises to meet Luke up at Yo’s afterward.

A Closer Look: Second Best

A forlorn Janet continues to compare her life to that of her sister, Teri’s. When Jack decides to come up with a sure-fire way to lift up her spirits. He calls Katie and Brad and asks if they can get Janet back on Oakdale Now. Unfortunately Brad tells Jack that they already have their sights set on Teri as their co-host. Brad admits to Jack that Janet should have the job. He decides to go discuss the job with Teri, however, Craig gets to her first and talks her into not quitting her babysitting job with him. Teri tells Brad that she can’t take the job at the station. Brad tells Teri that he is glad that she can’t do it becasue he wants to offer it to Janet. Teri fully understands and agrees to keep quiet about Janet being his second choice. Later that day Brad gives Janet the news that they want her back on Oakdale Now, however, Janet is slightly thrilled about the offer. Meanwhile, Janet and Liberty get into an argument and she takes off to find Parker. When she gets there, Parker is occupied with helping with the advertising campaign, causing Liberty to leave feeling in the way.

What To Watch

  • Barbara takes matters into her own hands regarding Paul’s behavior
  • Audrey’s boyfriend shows up to stir up trouble
  • Tom wants Riley gone; immediately

As the World Turns News and Headlines

  • Scott Winters appears as “Mr. Rusk’ on Tuesday, August 4
  • Sara Hillier appears as “Sara” on Tuesday, August 4
  • Van Hansis (“Luke Snyder”) and Jake Silbermann (“Noah Mayer”) will attend their first European fan event in France beginning October 17 at Auditorium Jean-de-La-Fontaine 25, Avenue du General Sarrail. For more information please visit MGC Events for more detailed information.
  • Austin Peck and Julie Pinson will join other daytime stars as they set sail on Soap Cruise, The Third Voyage on Thursday, January 28 through Monday, February 1, 2010. Please visit Soap Cruise or call 1-888-381-4654 for more detailed information.
  • SON Top 10: Who was the best of the best on “ATWT” during the week of July 27, 2009? You decide! The SON Top 10 is back! Voting begins Friday’s at 4:00 PM, EST.


  • Noah confronts Mason
  • Lily can’t keep her lips off of Damian

“As the World Turns” airs Weekdays on CBS. Check local listings.

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Discussion: ATWT PreVUE: Week of August 3 Edition

Monday, August 3, 2009 12:59 AM ET | By Venus Stone

alt ( — Losing touch with reality….


Victor’s loyal friend Zapato rips ‘Kitty’ and new one and Mary Jane loses it. Katherine has more shocking news for Jill. As Nikki’s wedding approaches, she begins to have cold feet, Tuesday, August 4. Sharon once again gets the hancuffs slapped on her, Friday, August 7.

The Inside Story: Flipping Out
Billy, worried about Ashley, comes to the Newman ranch to check up on her. Before he can get in the door however, Victor shows up and throws nasty jabs at him, ordering him to get out of his house. Billy, shoots back that he’s not afraid of him before exiting. Nikki, who is on her way to the ranch, meets up with Ashley at the stables. Agitated and unhinged, Ashley snaps at her for sticking her nose in her business. Nikki leaves and Abby soon shows up and tries to talk to her mother about Victor’s reasons for the things he has done. Meanwhile, thanks to Adam’s constant gaslighting, Ashley has a serious breakdown after she begins having more hallucinations.

A Closer Look: Obsessed
Jack meets up with Billy to talk over for drinks.Unaware that Mary Jane is closer than he realizes, Jack is oblivious to the fact that she has managed to spike his drink with drugs. Managing to get home, Jack is so drunk that he mistakes Mary Jane, who is seducing him, for Sharon.

What To Watch

  • The Newman family get some devastating news
  • Deacon won’t leave Amber alone
  • Adam’s scheming could wind up catching up with him

The Young and the Restless News and Headlines

  • Melody Thomas Scott (“Nikki Newman”) will be staying with the show after some serious negotiations. Thomas, who’s played in the role since 1979, will take a short scripted leave some time in August
  • Dianne Miranda appears as “Dr. Nunez Wednesday, August 5
  • Corbin Bernsen reprises his role as “Father Todd” Wednesday, August 5 and Thursday, August 6
  • Raya Meddine makes another appearance as “Sabrina” Thursday, August 6 and Friday, August 7
  • On Friday, August 28, 2009, The Young and the Restless Fan Club Dinner will be held at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Universal City, California from 6pm to 11pm. Fans will get the chance to get up close and personal with their favorite Genoa City residents. Pictures and autographs will be available along with some very special surprises planned for the evening. Tickets are available on a limited basis only so it is important to order now. The cost per person is $170. which includes dinner, tip, tax, photo autograph book and much more. The deadline is August 21st, 2009. Please visit Young and the Restless Fan Club Dinner for more detailed information.
  • SON Top 10: Who was the best of the best on "Y&R" during the week of July 27, 2009? You decide! The SON Top 10 is back! Voting begins Friday’s at 4:00 PM, EST.


  • Mary Jane pours her soul out to Father Todd
  • Adam plots a nasty scheme to set Ashley further into a fragile state
  • A deal is offered up to Sharon

"The Young and the Restless" airs Weekdays on CBS. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings .

Discussion: Y&R PreVUE: Week of August 3 Edition

OLTL Quick Peaks: Week of August 3

Saturday, August 1, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore

( — “One Life to Live” Quick Peaks for the Week of August 3, 2009.

ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Quick Peaks 

  • Monday:  (Episode 10489) — Gigi is befuddled to learn that Rex is allowing Stacy to live in his loft. 
  • Tuesday:  (Episode 10490) – Téa and Blair prove to be a handful for Todd. 
  • Wednesday: (Episode 10491) — Todd tries his darndest to get himself back on Téa’s good side again. 
  • Thursday:  (Episode 10492) — Cole suffers a lapse in judgement while talking to Starr, which places him in a rather tight predicament; Cristian eavesdrops on Fish at the diner.  
  • Friday: (Episode 10493) — Cristian is adament that Fish be honest with Layla.   

“One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.

OLTL Teasers: Week of August 3 Edition

Saturday, August 1, 2009 4:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore

( — “One Life to Live” Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of August 3, 2009.


  • Monday*: “Téa for Two” — The double wedding of Viki & Charlie and Bo & Nora has consequences for many in Llanview.  Dorian and Blair re-enact ‘Grey Gardens’ at La Boulaie. 
  • Tuesday: “I Deux” – Blair and Dorian become wedding crashers.  Nora and Viki throw their wedding bouquets, which are caught by two unexpected women.  
  • Wednesday: “Broken Flowers” – In front of Blair, Todd proclaims is love for Téa, and later treats her to a romantic evening featuring a surprise guest.  Stacy receives heartbreaking news.
  • Thursday: “A Kiss is Just a Kiss” — After Layla defends Fish to Cristian, he spots Fish and Kyle up close and personal at the diner.  Cole manages to get himself into trouble while working undercover.   
  • Friday: “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me”– Téa gets useful information out of Matthew as the court battle begins, where she meets her match.  John bails Cole out of trouble. 

*One source lists Monday’s title as “Téa for Two,” while another lists it as “Just Me for You.” 

“One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.

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