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OLTL Alerts: Week of January 18 Edition

Thursday, January 14, 2010 7:59 AM EDT
Photo: ABCThursday, January 14, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of January 18, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTSMonday: Dorian attempts to convince Charlie to do her dirty work.  Kyle has a guilty conscience regarding Schuyler's secret.  Stacy grows concerned that her lies will be exposed.Tuesday: Téa and Danielle return home to Llanview.  Kyle wonders if Fish is really the father of Stacy's baby.  Kim seeks Schuyler's help.Wednesday: Danielle researches Todd's checkered past.  Fish and Kyle put the screws to Stacy.  Todd reconsiders his decision to reach out to Danielle.Thursday: Todd is heartbroken to discover that Danielle knows all about his misdeeds.  Marty refuses to help Todd win over his long-lost daughter.  Charlie agrees to help Dorian in her quest to silence Mitch permanently.Friday: Starr extends an olive branch to her new sister.  Mitch targets Jessica.  John...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘AMC’ Hires Kreizman and Swajeski

Thursday, January 14, 2010 12:37 AM EDT
Photo: ABCWednesday, January 13, 2010 9:36 PM ET | By Xavier Toups (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" names their new head-writing team. Soap Opera Network has learned that David Kreizman and Donna Swajeski are the new Co-Head Writers at "All My Children." "AMC" has been without an official Head Writer ever since the firing of Charles Pratt Jr. in November 2009. There is no word yet on what will happen to Lorraine Broderick, who was brought in as an “Associate Head Writer” to help with the transition. Broderick served as a member of "AMC's" writing staff from 1979 thru 1991 and was the head scribe at the ABC soap from October 1995 to December 1997. This will be Kreizman’s third tenure as a Head Writer or Co-Head Writer. He was HW/Co-HW at CBS's "Guiding Light" from 2004 until the show’s final episode on September 18, 2009. Kreizman had served on the "GL" writing team for about seven years prior to...

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 9:12 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 9:18 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Family is Everything"... Danielle refuses to accept that Todd is her father. Ross and Téa, however, tell Danielle the entire story of how she was conceived and why Téa kept the truth from her. Ross tries to convince Danielle that she needs to return to Llanview to get to know Todd. Téa and Danielle strike a deal in which Téa won’t rat Ross out to the authorities if Danielle leaves with her. Mitch tells Todd he can solve all his problems with Starr, implying he’d eliminate Cole permanently if Todd were to push Jessica in his direction. Realizing just how sick and twisted Mitch really is, Todd sends him packing. Mitch warns Todd he made the wrong decision in not accepting his offer. David’s plan to expose Kim’s duplicity...

AMC Recap: Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Angie takes DNA samples from Marissa and Trevor to see if they inherited the deadly disease David claims he’s suffering from. Amanda and Jake’s fears for Trevor mount when Angie admits the odds aren’t in his favor. Marissa decides not to hide the fact she might have the disease from JR. Colby warns Scott not to interfere with her plans for Annie. Emma bonds with Colby immediately but still remains distant with Adam. JR refuses to help Colby sabotage Annie and makes it clear that he’ll never reconcile with Adam. Scott catches a glimpse of a scantily clad Annie doing a sexy dance for Adam before walking away. Colby and Liza are alerted when they hear a scream coming from the parlor. Liza arranges for Damon to...

GH Recap: Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Johnny reveals to Dominic he knows Dominic’s an undercover cop but won’t blow his cover because he wants to see him bust Sonny for Claudia’s murder. After reading the results of Claudia’s autopsy online, Spinelli informs Johnny and Dominic that she died from a blow to the head. Lucky continues to struggle with his anger over Nikolas’ admission that he’s in love with Elizabeth. Nikolas asks Elizabeth to give them a chance to have something together and tell Lucky the truth. Jason remains unsettled by his “duel” with Franco. Jason tells Sam he has no regrets about choosing to rescue her before Lulu because he loves her. Lisa privately takes pleasure in watching Robin and Patrick bicker but her smile fades when they go into each other’s arms for...

McClain Returns to ‘AMC’ For Story Arc, Too

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 4:07 PM EDT
Photo: Marina Chavez/ABCWednesday, January 13, 2010 4:19 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" will be whistling Dixie this March. On the heels of the fabulous news that Julia Barr is returning to "All My Children" for a three-month story arc, which will begin airing on February 23, as Brooke English, is the equally fabulous news that Cady McClain will also be returning to the ABC sudser in 2010 "for a short run." ABC Daytime President Brian Frons made the announcement that the actress and "AMC" had "just made a deal" during the ABC panel at the Television Critics Association Press Tour on Tuesday, January 12. The only storyline detail that has been revealed so far is that Dixie, McClain's character, will share story with her true love Tad Martin, played by Michael E. Knight. Two-time Daytime Emmy-award winner McClain started her daytime career on "AMC" in 1988 as Dixie Cooney, kin...

Llanview Casting Gossip: January 12 Edition

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 10:00 PM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCTuesday, January 12, 2010 10:26 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A shrink returns, a dayplayer reveals her next airdate, a background character is named, and an extra leaks info. on his upcoming scenes, all in this edition of Llanview Casting Gossip. The "One Life to Live" comings and goings continue into the month of February with some minor returns and updates. Sean J. Cullen reprises the role of Dr. Levin on Wednesday, January 27th. The doc. previously counseled Jessica Brennan following her most recent bout with DID. This go around Marty confesses to her colleague her fear that John and Natalie will rekindle their relationship. Cullen first joined "OLTL" in 2008. Erinn Holmes, who periodically appears at Llanview Hospital as a Nurse, states on her website that her next airdate as a medical caregiver will be on Tuesday, February 16th. Hmmm...wonder who gets sick this time? Lorna Price's upcoming dayplayer cop...

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "From Bobby Socks to Stockings"... Todd adamantly refuses to allow Starr to move in with Cole but Blair convinces him they have no choice but to let her go or risk alienating her altogether. Starr says and emotional goodbye to her parents as she and Hope leave with Cole. Markko asks Langston to move in with him. Starr, Cole, Markko and Langston are surprised by their new living arrangement. Téa’s shocked to find Ross with Danielle. Ross is devastated to learn that Danielle tried to kill Todd. Staggered over the fact Danielle almost killed her own father, Ross reveals the truth and tells her she’s Todd’s daughter. Nora threatens to sell Asa’s mansion when Clint tries to sue her for millions of dollars in damages in their...

AMC Recap: Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jake’s not pleased to catch Amanda on the phone with David but soon lets his anger pass as she gives a heartfelt explanation of why she called. Amanda begins researching the disease David claims to be dying of and fears Trevor could be suffering from it as well after discovering it could be hereditary. Angie and Jake try to ease Amanda’s fears, saying they’ll run a DNA test on Trevor to learn more. While eavesdropping on David and Greenlee, Gayle figures out that David isn’t Trevor’s father. Randi and Frankie find Madison looking for Erica at Fusion and learn she needs a job. Against her better judgment, Randi suggests that Madison could take an entry level job working with her at Fusion. Randi can barely hide...

GH Recap: Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny warns Michael that Claudia’s body may have been recovered. Jason knows Franco isn’t through with him yet. Sonny tears into Jason for letting Franco get under his skin. Sonny tells Jason and Carly they all need to work together to protect Michael. Ronnie confesses to Dominic that he and Franco had once been friends. Michael’s temper flares when Kristina makes disparaging remarks about Sonny. Lucky confronts Nikolas about being in love with Elizabeth. Lulu has trouble dealing with her emotions in the aftermath of her near death experience. Carly attempts to help Lulu but Dominic is the one who gets through to her. Patrick jumps to Lisa’s defense when Steve reprimands her and ends up clashing with Robin. On the Next General Hospital...Jason remains unsettled by thoughts of Franco. Johnny wants...