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ABC Daytime’s Era of Repeats Begins

Friday, October 1, 2010 1:25 PM EDT
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 2:25 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Months after ABC Daytime announced they would be cutting down on original episodes from their soaps "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "One Life to Live" each year, despite no official deal with the Writer's Guild of America (WGA) allowing this, the network has confirmed that they will begin airing encore episodes of the dramas beginning Wednesday, October 27, which marks the first non-holiday or unanticipated repeat airing for any daytime soap(s).As always, the repeat airings are being used to "enhance current story and give fans the opportunity to see episodes they really loved and have wanted to see again," the network said.The network is expected to air upwards of 20 repeat episodes of each drama series through out the year including those already airing on or around major holidays.What follows are the episode summaries for...

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 4 Edition

Friday, October 1, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela RosaPhoto: Shirley Green/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "All My Children" during the week of October 4, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Damon accepts Liza's offer. Krystal warns Colby that Asher is nothing but trouble. Colby goes to Asher for answers. Angie rallies the troops at the hospital. Jesse turns to Jake for help in relating to his wife on Tuesday, October 5. On Wednesday, October 6, Erica and Jackson return home due to Greenlee's legal dilemma. Erica reprimands Kendall. Greenlee asks Jackson if he can forgive her. Kendall warns Greenlee that it may not be the best time to have a heart-to-heart with Erica. Krystal ponders what feelings Erica's return has stirred up in Caleb. Jackson asks Krystal for help. Caleb and Erica call a truce on Thursday, October 7. Krystal confides her concerns to Opal. The Inside Story:...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of October 4 Edition

Friday, October 1, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: Donna Svennevik/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what's happening on "One Life to Live" during the week of October 4, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Charlie and Viki are each surprised, albeit for different reasons, when Echo shows up at Llanfair. Viki is highly suspicious regarding Echo's sudden return to town. On Thursday, October 7, Echo assures Charlie has coming back to Llanview has nothing whatsoever to do with Viki. However, Viki soon gets her old adversary to admit otherwise. Echo tells her that she is now a fashion photographer and wants a job at The Banner on Friday, October 8. Elsewhere in Llanview, Jessica is told that she has high blood pressure. On Wednesday, October 6, Brody informs Ford that Jessica has been placed on bed rest and wants to make that he will keep his continue to keep his...

GH PreVUE: Week of October 4 Edition

Friday, October 1, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela RosaPhoto: Marina Chavez/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "General Hospital" during the week of October 4, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Patrick and Robin are shaken by the depth of an unhinged Lisa's despair on Monday, October 4. On Tuesday, October 5, Patrick refuses to give up on Robin despite her harsh rejection. Robin receives contradicting advice. Matt advises Patrick. Nikolas wants to keep Brook Lynn close. Suzanne has confrontations with Jason and Diane after arriving in Port Charles. Kate and Olivia come to blows on Wednesday, October 6. Spinelli's reaction to Brenda gives Maxie pause about using the model to get back in Kate's good graces. Sam decides to stop letting her insecurities get the better of her. Agent Bates effectively deports Dante and Lulu. On Thursday, October 7, Lucky gets a surprise while sitting in jail. Lucky...

Ratings: New Low For DAYS in HH

Friday, October 1, 2010 12:15 AM EDT
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 1:15 AM ET by Xavier ToupsPhoto: NBC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of September 20 - 24, 2010.   ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratingsRatings for the week September 20 - 24, 2010(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)Total Viewers1. Y&R 5,053,000 (+5,000/-225,000)2. B&B 3,051,000 (-142,000/-335,000)3. GH 2,378,000 (-263,000/-292,000)4. DAYS 2,376,000 (-134,000/-488,000)5. AMC 2,270,000 (-117,000/-252,000)6. OLTL 2,220,000 (-107,000/-242,000)HH 1. Y&R 3.5/13 (same/-.3)2. B&B 2.2/8 (-.1/-.3)3. GH 1.8/6 (-.2/-.2)4. AMC 1.7/6 (-.1/-.3) <- ties low rating (Last time: August 23-27, 2010)4. OLTL 1.7/6 (-.1/-.2)4. DAYS 1.7/6 (-.1/-.4) <- new low Women 18-49 Viewers1. Y&R 1,143,000 (+44,000/+1,000)2. GH 792,000 (-95,000/-80,000)3. B&B 676,000 (-20,000/+2,000)4. DAYS 672,000 (-40,000/-189,000)5. OLTL 666,000 (+2,000/-106,000)6. AMC 576,000 (-16,000/-171,000)Women 18-49 Rating1. Y&R 1.7/12 (same/same)2. GH 1.2/8 (-.1/-.1)3. DAYS 1.0/7 (-.1/-.3)3. B&B 1.0/7 (-.1/same)3. OLTL 1.0/7 (same/-.2)6. AMC 0.9/6 (same/-.2)Girls 12-17 Viewers1. Y&R 30,000 (-17,000/+1,000)2. GH 27,000 (+7,000/-16,000)3. DAYS 25,000 (+5,000/-6,000)3. OLTL 25,000...