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OLTL Recap: Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, March 31, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Schuyler holds firm, refusing to administer the antidote to Mitch until Allison relinquishes her hold on Sierra Rose. Allison finally relents and hands the baby over to Schuyler but he one ups her by sending the antidote filled syringe flying across the floor. Brody races in and subdues Allison as Schuyler walks out of the infirmary with Sierra Rose. Rex struggles to grasp Roxy’s earth shattering revelation that not only is Mitch not his father, but she is not his mother. Rex assures Roxy he loves her anyway but later breaks down while alone with Natalie. Cole comes clean with Starr and admits he was in Hannah’s dorm room because she suffered an overdose. Ford scores points with Langston when he defends her to Hannah. Langston...

AMC Recap: Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, March 31, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Tad's relieved when Damon returns home with Colby but still remains angry over his having run off in the first place. Angie's the voice of reason when she tries to get both Tad and Damon to calm down and come to an agreement. Colby offers to tutor Damon while he pursues getting his GED. Angie's impressed when she witnesses Damon dealing with a troubled teen at the hospital. Marissa has to move out of the mansion after coming down with a case of the flu in order to prevent JR from getting sick. JR continues to try and manipulate Annie into believing he wants to get along with her. Annie learns she and JR have been invited to testify before a congressional subcommittee to boost awareness...

GH Recap: Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, March 31, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Carly assures a questioning Kristina that she doesn't believe Sonny would ever raise a hand against a woman. Meanwhile, Olivia tells Dante she wholeheartedly believes he didn't inherit any of Sonny's volatile side. Dante gets his first glimmer that something could be off about Kiefer when Kiefer arrives as he's questioning Kristina about her attack. Maya Ward, Edward's great-granddaughter, comes to Port Charles to live with the Quartermaines. Ethan and Maya get off to a scratchy start. Tracy suggests she and Luke take Ethan out of town for a while and he readily agrees. After receiving a call, however, Luke tells Tracy that it will only be her and Ethan on the trip just as Skye arrives. Patrick takes Elizabeth home from Shadybrooke. Helena arrives at Elizabeth's just...

‘One Life to Live’ April Casting Notes

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 10:00 PM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCThursday, March 30, 2010 11:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The spring season brings several new characters to Llanview. Just when you thought the "OLTL" canvas wasn't crowded enough, several new and familiar faces will share some screentime during the month of April. Erika Slezak will bring Viki Banks back to Llanview in the coming weeks. On Friday, April 16th, she arrives at the Palace restaurant, only to misinterpret what she sees between Charlie and Dorian. Carmen LoPorto returns Tuesday, April 12th, when the pint-sized Jack Manning blames his dad's rotten mood on the fact that he misses Téa. Maureen Mueller returned as Dr. Leah Joplin (who committed suicide in December 2008), in new flashback scenes on Tuesday, March 30th, where it was revealed that she was Allison Perkins' sister. Despite hearing that former "Another World" star Alice Barrett would be playing Dr. Townshend in Tuesday's episode, the show instead...

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, March 30, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Schuyler and Allison are in a standoff, with Schuyler refusing to give Mitch the antidote until Allison hands over the baby. Allison stuns Mitch and Schuyler when she reveals what really happened after Roxy gave birth to Mitch’s son. Meanwhile, Roxy shatters Rex’s world with her unbelievable story about the events surrounding the birth of her son. Kyle’s supportive of Fish as he grasps the fact that he’s Sierra Rose’s father. Bo and Brody work feverishly to try and find a way into the infirmary. Fish races to Statesville determined to rescue his daughter. Marty and John are relieved to learn she didn’t lose the baby but Dr. Morrison warns Marty that hers is a high risk pregnancy. Wanting to take care of her, John asks Marty...

AMC Recap: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, March 30, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Annie doubts JR's sincerity when he claims he wants to try and get along with her. While sleeping next to Annie, Adam dreams that Brooke is the woman beside him. Erica and Brooke remain as scratchy as ever when they bump into each other at BJ's. Jack tells Erica it's obvious they're meant to be together and surprises her with a kiss. Greenlee insists to David that she does in fact have real feelings of love for him. David admits to Greenlee he's afraid of how strong his feelings are for her and fears he'll end up hurting her like he's hurt all the other women in his life. Tad, meanwhile, encourages Ryan to fight for Greenlee. Tad's anxious to find Damon, who's hiding out in the attic at the...

GH Recap: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, March 30, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... In the courtroom, Kristina's shaken to witness Sonny and Johnny vicious exchange and leaves in tears. Sonny later goes to see Kristina, who takes the anger she feels over having been beaten by Kiefer out on him. Sam's hurt to realize Jason doesn't take Kristina at face value but makes it clear she believes her little sister no matter what. Luke makes a heartfelt appeal for Ethan to stay in town but he feels as though he's being persecuted. After getting Ronnie to back off Morgan, Dante advises Carly that she needs to make sure Morgan steers clear of any cops. Johnny's thrilled that he made Sonny fly into a rage in front of the jurors. Dante has conflicted feelings when Johnny informs him of Sonny's outburst...

‘OLTL’ to Present ‘Starr X’d Lovers’

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCTuesday, March 30, 2010 1:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Soap Opera Network can now confirm when "One Life to Live's" next high school musical will debut.  For weeks "One Life" fans have known that the soap was planning to remind viewers of the turbulent romance of teen lovers Starr Manning (Kristen Alderson) and Cole Thornhart (Brandon Buddy) sometime this spring.  Langston Wilde (Brittany Underwood) wrote the script, and auditions are currently being held.  And now the show prepares to begin filming the big musical number. Kristen Alderson revealed Monday on her Twitter page that the cast had just received copies of the script for the first day of the musical, which is set to begin on episode #10,686 (according to a picture of the cover page of the script posted by Alderson).  Barring any interruptions or pre-emptions of "OLTL" in the coming weeks, viewers can expect "Starr X'd Lovers" to begin...

My View of Llanview: March 30 Edition

Monday, March 29, 2010 11:01 PM EDT
Photo: Errol Lewis/SONTuesday, March 30, 2010 12:01 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One controversial life to live. "When trying to please everyone, you ultimately please no one." Truer words were never spoken. After limping on one leg into 2010, things seem to have gone from bad to worse for "One Life to Live." And, while the majority of the criticism has been justified, some of it is simply the result of misinterpretation. Last week, the website IrishCentral.com posted a story in which they villified "OLTL's" recent St. Patrick's Day tribute as "the most disgraceful depiction ever seen." The site takes particular offense to Llanview's resident drunk, Roxy Balsom, who was dressed in green from head to toe in honor of the holiday, and offering free beer to patrons of her hair salon, Foxy Roxy's. Now, in and of itself, that does sound bad. When placed in the proper context,...

‘AMC’ April 2010 Casting Notes

Monday, March 29, 2010 8:19 PM EDT
Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABCMonday, March 29, 2010 9:28 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" ushers in a month of change. Victor Alfieri makes his "All My Children" debut on Monday, April 5. Alfieri will play Ciro a fashion photographer who interacts with the ladies of Fusion. The role is recurring. This is Alfieri's fourth daytime role; he previously played Franco on "Days of Our Lives," Gianni on "Passions" and Giovanni on "The Bold and the Beautiful." Alicia Minshew returns to "AMC" on Friday, April 9. The popular actress who has played Kendall Hart since 2002 will return for a five episode stint which finds her ship-bound character playing hostess to a couple of surprise guests. Minshew is currently in the middle of an eight-month long maternity leave that will reportedly put Kendall back on the scene permanently late this coming summer. Minshew's on-screen husband, played by Thorsten Kaye makes his...