Monthly Archives: February 2011
Saturday, February 5, 2011 11:02 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On "Superbowl" Sunday, February 6, actress Tracey Bregman (Lauren Fenmore on CBS' "The Young and the Restless") will find herself selling her new collection of jewelry, dubbed "Glamorous Gems in Luxury Settings," on Canadian television courtesy of The Shopping Channel, Canada's only nationally televised shopping service.With items ranging from a 14K Gold Multicolored Diamond Ring (priced at $1,600) to a Sterling Silver 'I Love You' Round Diamond Pendant (priced at $69.99), Bregman will appear on the network through out the day starting at 9:00 AM, then again at 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM and lastly at 9:00 PM. If you are unable to watch Bregman you can still shop online anytime at www.theShoppingChannel.com/traceybregman.The Young and the RestlessTracey BregmanSuperbowl
Saturday, February 5, 2011 3:03 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Former "One Life to Live" star Kamar de los Reyes is currently living it up in Los Angeles, California these days and he's even got a "Firehouse" to prove it."Firehouse" for those whose minds were just in the gutter, is a play based on a true story where honor and loyalty clash with "doing the right thing" when a rookie fireman saves the life of a fellow firefighter instead of a 12 year-old girl, who is also in the burning building during a disastrous night in the South Bronx. Based on the fireman's decision, the community at large is outraged. "Firehouse" is a powerful drama that deals with race, the code of honor and even love.In a tweet before opening night (which was last night), de los Reyes revealed that he was "feeling butterflies."The play also stars Gerald Downey ("Leverage"), Jossara Jinaro ("Passions"), Ed Morrone ("The Fugitive...
Saturday, February 5, 2011 2:38 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- NBC has pulled low rated Texas drama "Chase" from its schedule effective immediately after seeing how cheap game show "Minute to Win It" pulled in triple the numbers "Chase" had been scoring in its new Wednesday at 9:00 PM timeslot. The Jerry Bruckheimer produced series from Warner Bros. Television stars "All My Children's" Kelli Giddish and "Passions"/"Desperate Housewives" alum Jesse Metcalfe as U.S. Marshals chasing down America's most wanted. Officially "Chase" is on "hiatus," but there are no plans to air the remaining episodes at this time according to NBC sources. In October, NBC ordered a full 22-episode season for the series, but cut the order down to 18 in December. Only 13 episodes have aired through January 26, leaving five episodes in the NBC vault.All My ChildrenPassionsJesse MetcalfeDesperate HousewivesKelli GiddishJerry BruckheimerChaseMinute to Win It
Saturday, February 5, 2011 1:00 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork) -- Although it may not seem like it now, spring is just around the corner. And so is the next "One Life to Live" fan event. On Saturday, April 9, fans can get up close and personal with some of their favorite "One Life" cast mates at the Downtown Marriott in New York City.The day kicks off with a special breakfast with Llanview newcomers Terri Conn (Aubrey) and Austin Peck (Rick) from 9:00 am until noon ET. Tickets are $90.00 each, and a continental breakfast will be available.Up next is an afternoon with Ted King (Tomas). From 1:00 until 4:00 pm ET, the actor will discuss a number of topics including his "OLTL" character, relocating to the East Coast, and becoming a dad. Tickets are $70.00 a piece and food and drinks will be provided.Then as the day comes to an end, fans can spend the evening (6:00-9:00...
Friday, February 4, 2011 11:43 PM EDT
Friday, February 4, 2011 10:22 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Deadline.com is reporting that former "All My Children" and "Summerland" actor/musician Jesse McCartney has been tapped to topline potential series "Locke & Key," which was just given a pilot order by FOX for contention on the networks 2011-2012 primetime schedule."Locke & Key" is based on the Joe Hill comic book of the same name and tells the story of Nina Locke (Miranda Otto) and her three children, Ty (McCartney), Kinsey (Sarah Bolger) and Bode (Skylar Gaertner), who return to Massachusetts after the brutal murder of patriarch Rendall Locke. As Ty, McCartney will be able to utilize his singing abilities as the character finds solace in his music while grieving the loss of his father who he was closest to.McCartney can currently be heard in the Cartoon Network animated series "Young Justice" as the voice of Robin. He also voices the role of Roxas in the "Kingdom Hearts"...
Friday, February 4, 2011 9:02 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Next week ABC's "Castle" begins filming a "One Life to Live" inspired episode entitled "One Life to Lose" in which a soap opera head writer is murdered on the set of the fictional soap opera "Temptation Lane," one of New York's longest running soap operas (ala "One Life to Live" itself). The soap themed nod to "One Life" hails from "Castle" himself, Nathan Fillion, who portrayed the role of Joey Buchanan on the ABC Daytime drama series from 1994 to 1997 and again for two episodes in 2007. "All My Children's" Rebecca Budig and Cameron Mathison are set to portray roles in the episode, one as a soap star and the other as a director.Budig will portray Mandy Bronson, the young and gorgeous diva/lead actress on the soap opera, who is said to be very aware of her sexuality and uses it to her advantage any chance...
Friday, February 4, 2011 6:50 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In an update to a report we did earlier this week, Soap Opera Network has learned that Oprah Winfrey and her talk show "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will not only be dedicating an entire episode to the legends of daytime soaps, but she'll be reuniting "General Hospital's" Luke and Laura Spencer (Anthony Geary and Genie Francis) for the first time since Laura's portrayer departed the soap in 2008.Joining Francis and Geary will be "All My Children's" Susan Lucci (Erica Kane), Darnell Williams (Jesse Hubbard), Debbi Morgan (Angie Hubbard), Michael E. Knight (Tad Martin) and "The Young and the Restless'" Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor). In fact, Lucci opened up the doors to her New York estate and provided the show with a rare glimpse into the personal life of the woman behind Erica Kane.The soap themed edition of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" airs Wednesday, February 9. Check your...
Friday, February 4, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, February 4, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Carly tells Sonny the truth about Michael. Michael implores Jason not to tell his father – only to discover that Sonny already knows. Lucky makes plans to head to Ireland, but Jason tries to stop him. Brenda discovers that her wedding dress has been torn to shreds. Sam commiserates with Maxie about the road she did not take, admitting she has been thinking about having Jason’s child. Sam becomes nauseous and dizzy – and Maxie thinks Sam may be pregnant. Luke returns home only to witness Tracy getting arrested for Luke’s gem stash. On the Next General Hospital...Sonny assures Michael of his love, no matter what happened in Pentonville. Brenda accuses Carly of trashing her wedding gown and they face off. Maxie pushes Lulu and Dante to get back together. General Hospital
Friday, February 4, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, February 4, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... As the double wedding fast approaches, Marty tells John it was Natalie who kidnapped her. John thinks Marty is still in the throes of derangement, but Marty insists it was the other way around. Marty’s foggy, though, about why Natalie abducted her, saying only that it had something to do with Brody.Natalie convinces Brody to keep quiet about their one-nighter. Rama plots her husband’s revenge on Clint Buchanan. Aubrey and Cutter freak out about the camera, fearing that Clint knows everything. Joey arrives and is forced to tell Aubrey that he and Kelly were locked up together in a storage closet all night. Kelly tells Blair about the night with Joey. Bo threatens to expose Clint’s wrongdoings to the rest of the family. On the Next One Life to Live...Bo and Clint have a confrontation. Viki and...