• ‘The Doctors’ Gives Soap Fan Style Makeover and Trip to Vegas for Daytime Emmy’s

    ‘The Doctors’ Gives Soap Fan Style Makeover and Trip to Vegas for Daytime Emmy’s

    (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'… Read More »

  • AMC Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    AMC Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    (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… Read More »

  • OLTL Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    OLTL Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    (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… Read More »

  • GH Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    GH Recap: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

    (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… Read More »

  • Kurt Caceres, DaJuan Johnson and Michelle Krusiec Join ‘General Hospital’ Cast in Recurring Roles

    Kurt Caceres, DaJuan Johnson and Michelle Krusiec Join ‘General Hospital’ Cast in Recurring Roles

    (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… Read More »

  • ‘Life’s’ Good for Edmonds Following BET Award Nom

    ‘Life’s’ Good for Edmonds Following BET Award Nom

    (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)… Read More »

  • NBC Takes Attention Off of ABC Upfront With Clever Advertising Platform

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    Soap Opera Network
    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.
  • Brian Frons Spotted Chuckling as Soap Fans Protest His Decision to Change Daytime Television

    Brian Frons Spotted Chuckling as Soap Fans Protest His Decision to Change Daytime Television

    (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… Read More »

  • Fans Protest ABC’s Decision to Cancel ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’

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    Soap Opera Network
    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.
  • ‘OLTL’ Casting Call: ‘Life’ After Death?

    ‘OLTL’ Casting Call: ‘Life’ After Death?

    (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… Read More »