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AMC Recap: Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, February 16, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... In the hopes of getting closer to his son, Caleb asks Asher to move in with him and out of the Chandler mansion. Asher doesn’t want to leave JR especially after he helped him when needed it most and now he wants to return the favor; JR is family to him. JR tries to apologize to Marissa for everything but she wants him to leave her alone. Asher offers JR his support. Ryan listens to a message from Annie and Emma and Greenlee comforts her husband who is beside himself. After getting some relationship advice from Kendall, Bianca calls Reese to tell her everything. She leaves a message and decides if she doesn’t hear back in 24 hours then she knows it’s really over. Cara confronts Griffin about his feelings for Kendall. Griffin tells...

Where in the World is Cane Ashby (Daniel Goddard)?

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 5:56 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While Cane Ashby appeared to have been murdered in the Wednesday, February 2 episode of CBS' "The Young and the Restless," no information has been released by either the show, his portrayer Daniel Goddard or any of the actors people indicating that we've seen the last of Goddard on "Y&R," so what the heck is going on? Entertainment Weekly's Lynette Rice has some answers.According to Rice, "a source close to the sudser said that Goddard remains a paid employee of 'Y&R' until further notice." Meaning, he hasn't left the building. "He’s not only set to reprise his role as Cane in the Feb. 18 and 23 episodes, but he’ll make additional appearances in March and April. What’s more, no one on the show will even acknowledge whether his character is actually six feet under," Rice continued.What this means is that the show might just be playing the same tired switcheroo they've been...
As previously reported, "One Life to Live's" Kim Zimmer (Echo DiSavoy) is starring in the Off-Broadway play "Love, Loss and What I Wore" beginning tonight. Ticket prices for the play, which was written by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron and is based on the best-selling book by Ilene Beckerman, currently goes for $79 but for fans of Zimmer you can receive a special discount.

‘Y&R’ Casting a Number of Roles

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 11:56 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In addition to the previously reported search for a name actor to portray the contract role of Clay, "The Young and the Restless" is also seeking actors to portray minor roles for what appears to be an upcoming court case.According to information we've obtained, the show is looking for a Judge, a Bank Teller, a Juror and a Man mistaken for someone else. In that particular case, an educated guess would be someone mistaking the person for the recently "deceased" Cane Ashby (Daniel Goddard). 40s to 50s, LATINA, FEMALE. She is experienced, firm, and in total control of her courtroom. MULTIPLE EPISODES 30s, FEMALE, any ethnicity. Professional and friendly, she tries to help a customer. ONE EPISODE Late 20s, FEMALE, any ethnicity. Pleasant, but a little tired, she is a single mother of 2-year-old twins. MULTIPLE EPISODES 30s, 6'3", approx. 220 lbs., dark brown hair. He reassures...

‘Y&R’ Looking for a Name Actor for Contract Role

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 11:24 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is actively seeking a Caucasian or Latino actor with "experience or a name" and in the age range of 35-47 for a contract role they are looking to cast.According to a breakdown provided to Soap Opera Network, the characters name will be Clay. "Clay is grizzled and sexy, he is a cowboy living on a ranch in a rural western town. A strong but silent, salt of the earth type, he is a smart guy who chooses to live a simple life working with his hands."According to Soap Opera Digest, the role is set to begin in early March.The Young and the RestlessComings & Goings

GH Recap: Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny realizes the true identity of the wedding saboteur, Suzanne, and rights the situation. Sonny vows to marry Brenda and prove all naysayers wrong. Luke and Carly discuss Brenda’s wedding, and he advises her to confront Brenda with the truth before the wedding. Jason considers that the Balkan has a relationship to Theo. Suzanne is revealed to be the Balkan's wife. Theo and Suzanne are out for revenge. Lucky and Siobhan find a clue. Despite making him work for it, Lulu gives into Dante’s romantic advances, and they build to reunion sex. Michael and Abby announce to Johnny that Abby is quitting as a stripper. On the Next General Hospital...Jason and Sam discuss their suspicions of Theo with Dante. Lucky is in grave danger. Lulu helps short-handed Luke run Kelly's Diner for the day. General Hospital

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jessica struggles against the takeover by Tess. Brody and Ford argue over who's Ryder's daddy. Ford is late for his date with Langston, whom Starr keeps company at Capricorn. Starr recounts the story of her and James as James does the same. Dani and Nate go to her house to have sex. Natalie tells Viki that Logan is Brody's baby, not John's. John commiserates with Kelly, gets drunk and leaves the bar with her. Blair and Cristian commiserate about their loveless state at Capricorn. Blair tells Cristian about Tomas visit, saying she's almost sorry she sent him away. On the Next One Life to Live...Ford meets Tess for the first time. Todd is furious at what he sees. John and Kelly are caught in a bar fight. One Life to Live

AMC Recap: Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... JR rescues Marissa from the attic and when they search Annie’s room at the Yacht Club, Marissa realizes that JR was staying there with her. He admits to a relationship with Annie and she realizes the lengths he went to in order to get custody. Marissa’s sick over the fact she believed in him. Annie convinces Emma to leave the wedding with her and claims they are going on an adventure. David helps her get away and says he will take care of everything. Ryan freaks out when he realizes his daughter is missing and demands JR tell him where Annie went. Liza tries to avoid having a drink with David on Valentine’s Day; he tells her that he’s turned over a new leaf and is no longer holding onto people who don’t love him. Bianca...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Soap Opera Digest is reporting that NBC's "Days of our Lives" has let actress Natalia Livingston go after just three weeks on the air portraying the role of Taylor Walker and replaced her with her former "General Hospital" co-star (and "DAYS" alum herself) Tamara Braun."It was decided to take the character of Taylor in a new direction," said Co-Executive Producer Gary Tomlin. "Natalia Livingston is an amazing actress and a consummate professional. She is a class act and everyone at the studio adores her."According to Digest, Braun began taping today and will first air in late April. Ironically, Braun won an Emmy award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2009 for her portrayal of vixen Ava Vitali on "DAYS." In addition to her time on "DAYS," Braun is best known for her take on the character of Carly Corinthos on ABC's "General Hospital" and...

My View of Llanview: February 15 Edition

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 12:01 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Does, at the end of the day, "One Life to Live" show that it cares for its viewers? The answer may surprise you. Given the show's often stagnant ratings and high volume of viewer complaints, it may seem hard to imagine that "OLTL" might actually care what their fans think and want.  However, I really do think that they do care -- at least to an extent; however not so much in terms of characters and writing, then in terms of the small things that provide a little wink to the audience to say, "hey here's a little somethin' special for ya." Granted those small gestures can only go so far, but they are a sign that perhaps at least someone behind-the-scenes is still listening to "One Life's" ever vocal fanbase.  And in this day and age, when the soap genre is on life support, a little is better...