Monthly Archives: August 2010

Monday, August 30, 2010 at 2:57 AM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Robert Kazandjian Photography(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While online media seems to be breaking news reports before print media can finalize the cover of their next issue, it is unfortunate to learn that to compete with its online counterparts, Soaps in Depth took the news of Leslie Charleson being placed on recurring status with ABC's "General Hospital," after more than 30 years on the show portraying the role of Monica Quartermaine, to its website without alerting Ms. Charleson of the change after initially informing her that the news was to...

on Monday, August 30, 2010 @ 12:00 AM
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 1:00 AM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: PGP(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- She may have just started taping scenes for her big "One Life to Live" comeback as Echo DiSavoy, but Kim Zimmer is already dishing a little dirt on her upcoming storyline. In an interview with the New Jersey Star-Ledger about playing the lead role of Christine in the new play "Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods" (which is set to begin its three week run on Thursday, September 2nd), Zimmer reveals that shortly after accepting the role, she received official confirmation from ABC that she would be returning to "OLTL."...
Photo/Sony Pictures TelevisionMonday, August 30, 2010 at 9:39 AM ET by Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) Desperate to hold on...THIS WEEK ON:THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSOn Monday, August 30, Skye and Jack get down to business. On the same day, Skye's 'bitter' half, Adam gets a tongue lashing from Ashley in terms of being named in his lawsuit against the Newmans and the Abbotts. Nikki has a startling dream, Tuesday, August 31. Billy finds himself having a 'heart-to-heart' with John.The Inside Story:Unwilling to Let Go Still stunned by Kevin turning his back on her, Jana finds herself losing her cool when...
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 12:01 AM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: Errol Lewis/SON(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" is giving viewers something to talk about. Seems like it was just a few weeks ago that I was commenting that "OLTL" needed to go the route of its two ABC sister soaps and do "something -- anything -- to drum up some publicity" (oh wait it was).  Little did I realize, however, that only days after writing that apparently prophetic statement (at least I'd like to think so anyway, ha ha), the show would drop two huge casting bombshells on fans...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 5:00 PM
Friday, August 27, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, August 27, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dante tells Sonny that he believes his story. As Diane berates Sonny for trusting Claire Walsh, Sonny flashes back to the time he discovered Brenda wearing a wire. Brenda reminisces of the time Sonny and her first made love. Brenda accepts Murphy's marriage proposal, and they make plans to return to Rome. After a passionate kiss with Sam, Jason decides to slip out a side window for a sneak attack on the Lopez's men. Lisa immediately blames Robin...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 5:00 PM
Friday, August 27, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, August 27, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Liza asks the mayor to be considered for the newly available DA position. David expresses to Liza how badly he misses his daughter. Kendall witnesses Liza giving David a small key. Kendall approaches Liza and informs her that she's moving back to town and would like to have a different dynamic with her. Liza sees right through the act and wants to stop the polite chit chat and cut to the chase. Kendall presses Greenlee on...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 3:00 PM
Friday, August 27, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, August 27, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Blair grows increasingly concerned about the length of time she’s been away from Dani and wants to return to Llanview immediately. While Eli works to keep Blair in Tahiti, Blair discovers his gun in a drawer. Ross is devastated by the news of Téa’s imminent death. Blair hesitates to say “I do” to Eli in the wedding ceremony. Rex and Kelly come to the conclusion that Eli might have taken Blair to Tahiti. Todd and Dani...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Friday, August 27, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela RosaPhoto: Dale Wilcox/WireImage(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "All My Children" during the week of August 30, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN JR and Scott disagree over business. Marissa and JR come clean with AJ. Scott questions JR's priorities on Tuesday, August 31. Annie is unsettled when it appears JR is giving her exactly what she says she wants. Asher tenses up when Colby alludes to their couple potential. JR contemplates Asher's request. Caleb asks Krystal to attend Palmer's party with him. Tad and Opal are wary of...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Friday, August 27, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: J. Graylock/JPI(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what's happening on "One Life to Live" during the week of August 30, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Destiny thinks Matthew's personality is taking a dark turn. Clint asks Matthew to be his apprentice at Buchanan Enterprises on Tuesday, August 31. While Bo doesn't think it is a good idea, Matthew assures him it would be a good learning experience for him. Clint meets Inez and is intrigued to learn that she is working for Bo. Matthew doesn't like it that...

on Friday, August 27, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Friday, August 27, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela RosaPhoto: Bob D'Amico/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "General Hospital" during the week of August 30, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Lucky, Sam and Jason find themselves in great peril at the hands of the Lopez men on Monday, August 30. Michael anxiety begins to intensify as the start of the school year nears. Dante reaches out to Michael and Kristina. On Thursday, September 2, Carly makes an interesting request of Jax regarding Brenda. Sam questions Jason's relationship with Brenda. Patrick fears that Lisa will land Robin in jail....

on Thursday, August 26, 2010 @ 6:10 PM
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 7:10 PM ET by Xavier ToupsPhoto: CBS/Sony Pictures Television(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of August 16 - 20, 2010. ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Ratings for the week August 16-20, 2010Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)Total Viewers1. Y&R 5,294,000 (+259,000/+480,000)2. B&B 3,383,000 (+79,000/-79,000)3. GH 2,623,000 (+75,000/+131,000)4. DAYS 2,525,000 (+31,000/-30,000)5. ATWT 2,484,000 (+32,000/+161,000)6. AMC 2,383,000 (-75,000/+100,000)7. OLTL 2,216,000 (-31,000/-111,000)HH1. Y&R 3.6/12 (+.1/+.2)2. B&B 2.4/8 (+.1/same)3. GH 1.9/6 (+.1/same)4. AMC 1.8/6 (same/+.1)4. DAYS 1.8/6 (same/-.1) <- ties low rating (7th straight week)6. ATWT 1.7/6 (same/same)6. OLTL 1.7/5 (same/-.1)Women 18-49...

on Thursday, August 26, 2010 @ 5:00 PM
Thursday, August 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Thursday, August 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny, faced with serious murder charges, maintains he shot Johnny in self-defense. Unable to get in touch with Jason, Sonny asks Dante - not as a cop, but as his son - to believe him. Sitting at Johnny's bedside, Olivia begs Johnny to live so she can tell him how much she loves him and so they can be together. Trapped, Jason and Sam barricade themselves inside the cabin while Lopez's men continue to shot at them. Patrick...

on Thursday, August 26, 2010 @ 5:00 PM
Thursday, August 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Thursday, August 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Zach tells Kendall he wants her to be happy. Tad calls Liza out on lying about the adoption papers. Upset over her estranged relationship with Colby, Liza bursts into tears and David offers comfort. David tells Liza to fight for what she wants. Both understanding where the other's coming from, David and Liza share a tender moment and he admits to really liking her. Greenlee blurts out in front of Ryan and Madison she wishes she could...

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