Monthly Archives: May 2011

ABC's "General Hospital" has announced that effective immediately Garin Wolf will replace outgoing Robert Guza Jr. as its head writer. The announcement was made by Brian Frons, President, Daytime, Disney/ABC Television Group.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Port Charles drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Thursday's episode of "General Hospital," courtesy of ABC.com. Patrick suspects Lisa is behind his credit card problems. Kristina confronts Lisa. And Ethan tries to convince Johnny that Lisa is behind Kristina's drug problem.General HospitalSneak Peek

on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 @ 7:57 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Tuesday, May 17, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Sofia tried to call Tucker but was unable to get in contact with him. She, Malcolm and Phyllis shared lunch together, where they shared the good news of her pregnancy. Phyllis in turn shared that she was going to get Daniel's daughter back. Meanwhile, at the church, Victoria and Billy prayed that he bless them with the return of their daughter.Ashley, still with Abby, tried her best to get her to wake up when Daniel arrived to pay her a visit. He told her...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- CBS Television Distribution's daily strip of medical series/talk show "The Doctors" has given soap opera fan Lisette Davila the ultimate makeover just in time for next months Daytime Emmy Awards set to be broadcast on CBS on Sunday, June 19.In the episode airing Thursday, May 19, television personality Maria Menounos joins 'Doctors' co-hosts Dr. Andrew Ordon, Dr. Jim Sears, Dr. Lisa Masterson and Dr. Travis Stork as they talk with her about how she keeps in shape without going to the extreme. Afterward, Menounos goes one step further when she gives Davila, who is a "Days of...

on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 @ 6:10 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 18, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Things remains tense between Ryan and Greenlee. Emma lashes out at Greenlee. Greenlee informs Emma about all that is going on with her baby sister and promises to be by her side. Later, she brings Emma to the hospital to see her sister and Emma tells Ryan not to mad at Greenlee for bringing her there. When Griffin calls to tell Kendall what he's found out she blows him off since she’s with Ricky. A concerned Griffin tells Ryan that Ricky wiped the hard drive of his...

on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 @ 6:05 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 18, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Brody and John discover Dr. Buhari’s dead body. Natalie realizes that Liam isn’t at home sleeping as she’d been told. Clint appears on TV, offering a million dollar reward for information leading to Liam’s return. While we see the tape is in Angel Square, Marty’s flipping out over its absence. To make matters worse, Liam’s crying. Rick, the porn-producer, shows up to complain about the noise. He pushes his way in and quiets the baby. When he returns to his room he sees Marty’s photo on...

on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 @ 6:00 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 18, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Lisa makes a series of suggestive purchases on Patrick’s credit card – sending him credit alerts. Robin mistakenly chalks up the charges to her recent Jacuzzi purchase. Ethan discovers that Kristina has been taking an addictive drug, courtesy of Lisa. Later Ethan confronts Johnny as Kristina tries to get the truth from Lisa. Anthony eggs on Lucky with unkind words of Jake, goading Lucky to punch him. Luke witnesses how much Lucky continues to hurt over the loss of Jake and Luke’s alcoholism. Lucky almost succumbs to his...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As summer begins to heat up in Port Charles, ABC's "General Hospital" has cast a number of recurring characters. One is dangerous, another is slick and cocky and the last is an Asian attorney.Beginning Friday, June 24, actor Kurt Caceres joins the cast in the recurring role of Javier. The character is described as a shady, dangerous and charming man.Caceres appeared in the 2006 film "World Trade Center" as a Fireman. The film starred Nicholas Cage. Caceres' television credits include roles in such dramas as "American Family" and "Threat Matrix." More recently he appeared in an episode...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Shenell Edmonds, who has played the sassy, outspoken Destiny Evans on "One Life to Live" since 2009, has been nominated for her first BET Young Star Award. The 17-year-old actress faces some stiff competition for the award, including  Will Smith's actor/musician offspring Willow and Jaden Smith, Run-DMC co-founder Joseph Simmons (aka Rev Run) rapper son Daniel "Diggy" Simmons, and Keke Palmer, star of the Nickelodeon show "True Jackson, VP." Evans thanks her fans for their support on her Facebook page, and says that she is "still totally excited" about being nominated. Hosted by comedian Kevin Hart, the 2011 BET Awards...
Long before ABC's Upfront presentation got underway at around 3:45 PM on Tuesday, May 17, when invited guests began scuttling into the Avery Fisher Hall, the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) looked to take attention off of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) by promoting its new fall programming with a rotation of more than a dozen Grayline and CitySearch NYC buses that were filled with wide open spaces or a lack of passengers in this case. While the seats may have been empty, no one could miss the colorful brand making its presence known while its competitor seeks a piece of the $9.2 billion pie during a crucial television season that lies ahead for the Disney/ABC Television Group. Insert the NBC peacock now featured on billboards in newly stylized glossy graphics.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Brian Frons, President, Daytime, Disney/ABC Television Group (pictured right wearing sun glasses), went into the ABC Upfront on Tuesday, May 17 knowing he was the most hated man in television today. Frons inherited the title from former NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker and all it took was a bunch of protesting fans to get the message across as they booed the executive while he walked across the street from Lincoln Center to an ABC After party at the Atlantic Grill restaurant. So how does the man that canceled a collective 83-years of daytime drama respond to angry...
On Tuesday, May 17, fans of ABC's recently canceled "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" protested outside of the Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City as the ABC Television Network presented its 2011-2012 broadcast television schedule to its owned & operated stations, affiliates, advertising partners, and the dozens of press outlets gobbling up everything said during the networks upfront presentation. Joining protesting fans were Colleen Zenk (ex-Barbara Ryan, "As The World Turns"), Mimi Torchin (founding Editor in Chief of Soap Opera Weekly), and "One Life to Live's" Ilene Kristen (Roxy Balsom). Also making their presence known was the Broadcast Television Union NABET CWA Local 16.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" issues a new casting call for a character who appears to have risen from the dead. The newest audition script is for the role of "Irene." The scene opens with Mr. Baker (played by Jonathan Earl Peck, who debuted last Friday, in scenes opposite Roger Howarth) visiting a visibly upset Mrs. Irene Williams at her office. Baker tries to explain what happened, saying the situation had gotten seriously out of control. Irene laments that she should have sent someone else to do the job, and that all the years they have spent covering up...

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