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OLTL Recap: Friday, February 18, 2011

Friday, February 18, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, February 18, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... John and Kelly wake up together, hungover. John insists Kelly was trying to get back at Joey by sleeping with him, just as John was doing the same to Natalie. Natalie finds John as Kelly walks out of the shower in a towel. Charlie frets about cheating on Viki with Echo. Cutter tells Dorian about Joey’s wedding. Dorian realizes Kelly's bed is un-slept in and she worries that Kelly has done something stupid. Joey goes to tell Clint that he’s married Aubrey. Aubrey panics, thinking Clint might show Joey the damning DVD and she goes to confront him. Aubrey offers to get Clint off the legal hook (through Rama) if he doesn’t show Joey the DVD and Clint agrees. Joey tells Viki he’s married. Joey and Rex have a brotherly bonding moment. Rex confronts Clint. Téa and Nora finish drafting...

AMC Recap: Friday, February 18, 2011

Friday, February 18, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, February 18, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Ryan continues to look for Emma and combs through security footage with Greenlee by his side. Jesse gives Ryan a photo of David talking to Annie before she fled. In the park, Diane tells Ricky that he was sent to PV to find out the evidence Zach had on the casino/mob situation not play “footsies” with his wife. Ricky tells Diane he'll do what he has to do if Kendall gets on to him. Opal walks in on the pairs ominous conversation. Back at the hospital, Ricky insinuates that Griffin is keeping Kendall in the hospital longer than necessary. Kendall asks Griffin if she can go home. Kendall consoles Bianca when she says that she and Reese are divorcing. Marissa says she will be Bianca’s lawyer but going...

‘B&B’ Places Sarah Brown on Recurring Status

Friday, February 18, 2011 5:32 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Weeks after it was revealed that "The Bold and the Beautiful" had placed Kyle Lowder (Rick Forrester) on recurring status, news broke today that the show has done the same to Sarah Joy Brown who portrays Agnes 'Aggie' Jones on the drama series. Ironically, Brown is celebrating her 36th birthday today.According to Nelson Branco in his latest Suds Report at TVGuide.ca, the actress has been placed on recurring status after being on the show for little over a year. This would explain why the actress wasn't in the soaps newest opening sequence, which premieres during the Monday, February 21 broadcast of the soap.Prior to joining "B&B" in late 2009, Brown won several Daytime Emmy Awards for her portrayal of Carly Corinthos on ABC's "General Hospital" and was nominated in 2010 for her portrayal of Claudia Zacchara on the soap as well. She's also appeared in such shows...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- If you watched today's episode of "The Bold and the Beautiful," you may not have known that you were getting your final look at the soaps current opening sequence, which was released in 2004, because on Monday, February 21 daytime's youngest soap opera will debut its third opening sequence since the show premiered on March 23, 1987.In an interview with TV Guide Magazine, Executive Producer/Head Writer, Bradley Bell, revealed that the new sequence was created with the use of CGI."This is pretty monumental for us," said Bell. "We've always taken the if-it-ain't-broke-don't-fix-it approach to our opening credits. The first one was so good we kept it from 1987 until 2004 — unlike a lot of things from the '80s it never seemed dated. Our current one has been running for six and a half years. It's beautiful and still works, but now we want to let viewers...

Ratings: B&B Hits New Lows in Viewers

Friday, February 18, 2011 3:39 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While the February sweeps period began on Thursday, February 3, it is the first full week of sweeps that tells the true story of how a show is doing. So how did the soaps perform during the first full week of sweeps? What follows is the daytime ratings report for the week of February 7-11, 2011.Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)Total Viewers 1. Y&R 5,117,000 (-216,000/-123,000) 2. B&B 2,950,000 (-254,000/-317,000) <----- new low 3. OLTL 2,692,000 (-158,000/same) 4. GH 2,671,000 (-222,000/-215,000) 5. DAYS 2,630,000 (-400,000/-695,000) 6. AMC 2,570,000 (-83,000/-401,0000)Households 1. Y&R 3.6/12 (-.2/-.2) 2. B&B 2.1/7 (-.2/-.3) <----- ties low rating 3. GH 2.0/6 (same/-.1) 3. OLTL 2.0/6 (same/same) 5. DAYS 1.9/6 (-.2/-.4) 5. AMC 1.9/6 (-.1/-.3)Women 18-49 Viewers 1. Y&R 987,000 (-91,000/-253,000) 2. GH 758,000 (-100,000/-218,000) 3. DAYS 716,000 (-123,000/-137,000) 4. OLTL 657,000 (-35,000/-126,000) 5. AMC 552,000 (-47,000/-250,000) 6. B&B 522,000 (-116,000/-209,000) <----- new lowWomen 18-49 Rating 1. Y&R 1.5/10 (-.1/-.4) 2. DAYS 1.1/7 (-.2/-.2) 2. GH 1.1/7 (-.2/-.2) 4. OLTL...

Rebecca Herbst Staying? All Signs Point to Yes!

Friday, February 18, 2011 2:48 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As previously reported, "General Hospital" star Rebecca Herbst (Elizabeth Webber) was fired by the ABC soap in late January due to what was said to be "storyline dictated" reasons, but now Soaps In Depth is reporting that the actress is actually staying. So what's the deal?After tweeting to their followers earlier today that the actress was staying, In Depth instilled hope into the hearts of Herbst fans who were boycotting the show after they originally learned their favorite actress had been fired. "They’ve been incredibly organized,” said Richard M. Simms, executive editor of the mag in an interview posted on TheTVAddict.com. "A lot of times, fans react and for a few days, it’s all anyone can talk about. But Becky Herbst fans really refused to let this drop. It probably doesn’t help that over the past few years, "GH" has gotten a bad reputation for either sidelining...

‘DAYS’ Fires Chris Whitesell

Friday, February 18, 2011 11:40 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork) -- In a surprising move, “Days of Our Lives” has fired Co-Head Writer Christopher Whitesell. Whitesell joined the show in fall of 2008 when newly installed Co-Executive Producer Gary Tomlin brought him in to assist Head Writer Dena Higley.Whitesell’s previous Co-Head Writer stints were at “As The World Turns” (2005-2007), “One Life To Live” (2001-2003), “Sunset Beach” (1998-1999) and “General Hospital” (1997).Days of our LivesGary TomlinChristopher WhitesellDena Higley

GH PreVUE: Week of February 21 Edition

Friday, February 18, 2011 8:00 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "General Hospital" during the week of February 21, 2011.THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITALJohnny and Lisa get very close on Monday, February 21. Lisa comforts Johnny. Maxie enlists Matt's help. Tracy & Lulu don't hold their punches with Dante. Luke faces Tracy's wrath, again. On Wednesday, February 23, a driven Kristina inches closer to the object of her affection. Michael and Abby are honest with each other. Patrick makes a very romantic profession to Robin on Thursday, February 24. Steve and Olivia have a serious discussion.The Inside Story: 'Til "Death" Do Us Part Carly's revenge against Brenda impedes Theo from carrying out his. Sam ends up in a jam after putting the pieces together about Shawn. Brenda beats Carly to the punch. Dante & Brenda detail the secret they've been keeping to Sonny and the wedding guests. On Tuesday, February 22, Sonny stops...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of February 21 Edition

Friday, February 18, 2011 8:00 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork) -- A look at what's happening on "One Life to Live" during the week of February 21, 2011.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEClint tells Rex he isn't sorry for changing his DNA test.  Clint dares Rex to tell Bo about David.  Dorian hurls accusations at Echo, and comes close to figuring out another secret on Monday, February 21.  Viki gets a report on Echo from Dorian, who leaves out one important detail.  Dorian lets Echo know she's on to her.  And Aubrey and Cutter try to reason with Rama.The Inside Story: Twisted Relationships Natalie realizes that John and Kelly had sexual relations on Monday, February 21.  Brody figures out that Tess has returned.  Tess and Ford prepare to get married in Vegas.  Starr makes an admission to Langston, and comes to a conclusion.  On Tuesday, February 22, Viki and Clint are brought up to speed on Jessica.  Langston...

AMC PreVUE: Week of February 21 Edition

Friday, February 18, 2011 8:00 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "All My Children" during the week of February 21, 2011. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Colby tries to digest her mother's shocking admission on Wednesday, February 23. Erica decides to cut ties with Caleb to save her relationship with Jackson; will she follow through? Ryan updates Kendall on the latest news about the investigation into Zach's accident on Thursday, February 24. Ricky tells Diane that he will do what it takes to find the evidence Slater left behind. Kendall makes a disturbing discovery as Ricky looks on. On Friday, February 25, will Madison accept Scott's invitation? The Inside Story: Federal Case Amanda tells Tad what she did. Jake is shocked when Cara is accused of being a terrorist. On Monday, February 21, Cara explains everything to Jake who manages to convince the FBI agents that they're wrong. Tad beats Jake to Cara's rescue....