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Erika Slezak Returns to ‘One Life’

Sunday, February 28, 2010 11:30 PM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCSunday, February 28, 2010 11:30 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The six-time Daytime Emmy winner will soon be back at work after undergoing back surgery. Slezak's fan club president informed fans on Sunday that "We spoke with Erika to congratulate her on her pre-nomination. She is doing well and will return to work at the new studio on March 10. She also sends a sincere and very big thank you to all the people who have sent her such lovely get well cards." The actress, who plays Viki Banks,  took a medical leave from "One Life to Live" in late January to have the procedure.  Portraying the sole suriving original character in Llanview, Slezak joined the cast on March 17, 1971.  During her recent absence, the show moved into the old "All My Children" studios a few blocks away.  In addition to her record number of Emmy wins, Slezak also shares a Soap Opera Digest Award...

OLTL Teasers: Week of March 1 Edition

Sunday, February 28, 2010 11:00 PM EDT
Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABCSunday, February 28, 2010 at 11:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of March 1, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: TeasersMonday: "First Love, Last Love" -- Jessica tells Cristian that she isn't happy that he's moved on with his life.  Langston gives in to Ford's advances.  Cassie and Andrew give Dorian some devastating news.  Hannah learns more about Cole.  Allison visits Mitch in prison.  Blair reaches out to Kelly.Tuesday: "Que Sierra, Sierra" -- Gigi is horriifed to learn that Schuyler was going to use oxytocin on Stacy.  Gigi vows to Rex that Schuyler will never come near Sierra Rose.  Adriana offers Rex advice on his love life.  Schuyler blames Kim for Stacy's death.  Blair tries to set up Ford.  Dorian asks Mitch is the score is now settled between the two of them.  Wednesday: "Couples Resort" --...

OLTL Quick Peeks: Week of March 1 Edition

Sunday, February 28, 2010 10:00 PM EDT
Photo: ABCSunday, February 28, 2010 at 10:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Quick Peeks for the Week of March 1, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Quick PeeksMonday: (Episode #10632) -- Jessica suprises Cristian; Dorian receives horrible news. (Rated: TVPG)Tuesday: (Episode #10633) -- Schuyler's actions anger Gigi; Adriana offers Rex some advice. (Rated: TVPG)Wednesday: (Episode #10634) -- Ford uses Langston to get what he wants; Marty urges Brody to give Jessica space. (Rated: TVPG)Thursday: (Episode #10635) -- Kevin surprises Kelly; Clint and Kevin discuss their relationships. (Rated: TVPG)Friday: (Episode #10636) -- Someone is watching Jessica; Clint asks Kim to sign a pre-nup. (Rated: TVPG)"One Life to Live" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Anytime on ABC.com and SOAPnet.com. Check local listings.

My View of Llanview: February 28 Edition

Sunday, February 28, 2010 12:01 AM EDT
Photo: Errol Lewis/SONSunday, February 28, 2010 12:01 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Time travel and memory loss storylines lead soaps down a slippery slope due to a little thing called SORAS. During the February sweeps, "One Life to Live" featured Mitch Laurence giving his daughter Jessica Brennan electroshock therapy, effectively wiping out her memories of the past thirteen years of her life. Now thinking it is 1997 and that she is a senior in high school, Jessica is flabbergasted to discover just how much everything has changed since she was roaming the halls of Llanview High. Sounds intriguing doesn't it? Not, not really....especially when you consider the fact that Llavniew has been infested with a plague in recent years and shows no signs of recovery. The name of the disease is Soap Opera Rapid Aging Syndrome, and hardly anyone in town seems to have built up an immunity to...

OLTL Recap: Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday, February 26, 2010 6:16 PM EDT
Friday, February 26, 2010 6:20 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, February 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Coming Around Again"... Jessica calls Cristian and asks him to come see her. Cristian would give Jessica a friendly kiss on the cheek but she pulls him into a far more passionate one. Starr suspects Langston is hiding something but she denies it. Langston confronts Ford after figuring out he came over the night before because he knew she was alone. Ford plants a steamy kiss on Langston. Blair cautions Dorian that her confidence that Mitch is no longer a threat may be premature. Kelly and Adriana arrive at La Boulaie for Dorian’s gathering of the Cramer women. Andrew arrives at Dorian’s saying he has bad news. Roxy’s unsettled after visiting Mitch in prison. Mitch gets a visit from one of his disciples. On the Next One Life...

AMC Recap: Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday, February 26, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Friday, February 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, February 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Greenlee suspects something is going on between David and Erica. David admits to Greenlee that he teamed up with Erica to try and take Fusion from her. David insists to Greenlee they they’ll work together to double-cross Erica, which she overhears. Erica is anxious to find Gayle. Jake and Ryan think they can use Gayle to destroy David and track her down as she’s about to leave town. Ryan shows up at Erica’s door when Gayle reveals Erica’s the one who brought her to town in the first place. Jake has Gayle hidden away in the turret room and is surprised when Greenlee shows up. Annie’s jealous of the easy rapport between Brooke and Adam. Everyone’s vastly disappointed when Miguel fails to show up in Pine Valley....

GH Recap: Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday, February 26, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Friday, February 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, February 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Alexis joins Diane in defending Sonny. Jason, along with Sam and Spinelli, devises an elaborate and risky plan to get Sonny out of the country if his bail is revoked. Claire grills Dante on the witness stand. The judge returns to the courtroom prepared to announce Sonny’s fate. Luke’s ready to stop Lucky from interfering when he realizes Lucky would certainly try to stop Jason from helping Sonny escape. Patrick and Robin clash over her continued defense of Sonny. Johnny tries to convince Ethan to partner with him in his mob endeavors and go up against Sonny. On the Next General Hospital...Sonny learns his fate. Jax warns Sonny not to ask Carly to lie for him. Elizabeth tells Nikolas they can't be together."General Hospital" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of March 1 Edition

Friday, February 26, 2010 8:00 AM EDT
Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABCFriday, February 26, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A period of mourning. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Langston and Ford make love. Later, after Langston tells her that she cheated on Markko, Blair sets out to expose Ford. Claiming she wants to have sex with him, Blair invites Ford over on Tuesday, March 2. Her plan backfires however, when Ford pretends to be insulted when Langston accuses him of trying to hook up with Blair. Later, Langston ends up in Ford's bedroom when she goes to apologize. Elsewhere in Llanview, Hannah visits Cole so they can study together, and is surprised to learn that he lives with Starr and that they have a baby together. Natalie downplays her feelings for John. Kelly encounters Todd at St. James, where he decides to make a large donation to the church to try and redeem himself to Danielle....

AMC PreVUE: Week of March 1 Edition

Friday, February 26, 2010 8:00 AM EDT
Photo: Andrew Eccles/ABCFriday, February 26, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The game of survivor. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Greenlee attempts to call a cease-fire with Erica after another particularly bitter exchange. Angie refuses to give in to David's latest blackmail attempt. David spies Frankie popping a pain pill. Damon reaches out to Colby. Tad realizes how dire Damon's situation is on Tuesday, March 2. Seeing a lot of himself in Damon, Tad makes the young man an offer. Damon is an easy fit in the Martin household. On Friday, March 5, Liza remains wary of Damon's fit with her daughter. Krystal reaches out to Tad. The Inside Story: Win, Lose or DrawDavid and Greenlee plot to take down Erica. Erica and Ryan team up to destroy David. Erica, Liza and Ryan put the pressure on Gayle who can't quite let go of her attachment to David...

GH PreVUE: Week of March 1 Edition

Friday, February 26, 2010 8:00 AM EDT
Photo: Marina Chavez/ABCFriday, February 26, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Seperation anxiety. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL On Monday, March 1, a disruptive Carly takes a public stand against Jax at Sonny's hearing. Jax and Carly's anger erupts into passion after Carly has the Metro Court cleared out. Carly and Jax can't get past their differences. On Tuesday, March 2, Lisa is not pleased when she takes notice of the change in Patrick's behavior after Robin interrupts their good time. Dante and Lulu run into multiple problems as they attempt to consummate their relationship. Diane and Alexis muddle through their first day of work together. Claire puts the pressure on Dante. Sonny's temper flares when he finds Dante questioning Michael on Friday, March 5. Kiefer begs Kristina to take him back. Jason is forced to ponder the possibility that Franco is still very much a part of his...