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( -- As previously reported, Thorsten Kaye and "All My Children" had started talks to negotiate a return coinciding with the resolution of the soap on ABC. Through his Official Web Site Messageboard, on Monday May 9, Kaye revealed that he will be bringing back Zach Slater, in the flesh, to Pine Valley this summer to tape "a good number of shows." The Emmy-nominated actor relates that although the official papers remain to be signed, a deal has been reached. Kaye first aired in the role of casino owner Zach Slater on May 20, 2004. The actor became one-half of one of "AMC's" most popular pairings of the last decade paired opposite Erica Kane's (Susan Lucci) first born Kendall Hart (Alicia Minshew). Kaye last aired on contract on December 29, 2009. The four-time Daytime Emmy nominee, twice for his role on "AMC," has returned for several short stints on...
( -- On Friday, April 29, Cady McClain reported on her official Twitter feed that her discussions to return to "All My Children" had reached their conclusion - and that she would be returning to the soap she started her daytime career on. On Tuesday, May 10, McClain will return to the "AMC" set in California to begin taping what will likely be her last run on the ABC soap that is expected to cease production for good in August. McClain, a two-time Daytime Emmy Award winner, debuted as the naive Dixie Cooney on "AMC" in October 1988. Alongside the talented Michael E. Knight, McClain would go on to leave her mark on the soap by becoming one-half of arguably "AMC's" biggest super-couple, Tad & Dixie. Needing a break, McClain exited the show by the spring of 1996. Rested, she returned in July 1998 and remained on the show until...

AMC Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 12:10 AM EDT
( — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Pine Valley drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "All My Children," courtesy of Tad and Cara discuss Jake's condition. Marissa stands up for Bianca. And Ricky has plans for Kendall.  All My ChildrenSneak Peek

OLTL Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 12:05 AM EDT
( — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Llanview drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "One Life to Live," courtesy of Natalie makes a shocking discovery. Cutter reveals his motives. And Brody arrests Tess.One Life to LiveSneak Peek

GH Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 12:00 AM EDT
( — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Port Charles drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "General Hospital," courtesy of Liz plots to destroy Robin and Patrick. Abby warns Anthony to stay away from Michael. And Lucky asks a favor of Jason.  General HospitalSneak Peek
( — In her first fan club newsletter following ABC's cancellation of "One Life to Live," Erika Slezak reflects on her 40 years on the show and previews what may lie ahead for both her and Viki. Just hours after ABC announced they were pulling the plug on "OLTL" as of January 2012, Slezak released a statement to her fans, describing her sorrow that the soap will be coming to an end after more than 43 years on the air, which read "Please tell all our fans how deeply sorry I am to be losing this wonderful show that has so much heart and so much life. I will miss my work, my friends, my 'OLTL' family so very much. I consider this to be a terrible loss to the television community and especially to the New York community." In a bit of irony,...

Y&R Recap: Monday, May 9, 2011

Monday, May 9, 2011 10:12 PM EDT
( -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Monday, May 9, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...As Michael, Gloria and Katherine are talking about trying to find Kevin, Kevin and Chloe find themselves staring at homicide charges against them in the death of Jana. Chloe tells the police officer that Kevin was not a part of kidnapping Delia and Lucy. The police officer isn't interested in what they have to say, but rather interested in why the two of them are the only ones able to collaborate each other's stories. He tells them that until otherwise, he's looking at his two prime suspects.Ashley and Tucker are having a night out at Gloworm, both discussing the troubles of Billy and Victoria when Abby and her group of friends enter rather loudly. Abby, who is already buzzed passes over her credit card to Jeffrey, cheering that they party has to get started....

AMC Recap: Monday, May 9, 2011

Monday, May 9, 2011 6:10 PM EDT
( -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, May 9, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Opal tells Amanda she sees something blooming between Tad and Cara. Amanda clues Opal in to her plans to have another child with Jake. Despite Jake’s initial protest, Cara wants to see Mackenzie, the sick little girl, to reassure her about her ‘isolation’. Tad tells Jake he shouldn’t encourage Cara with Mackenzie and needs to let go of her, he’s married. Jake wonders why Tad’s even bothered since the marriage between him and Cara is one of convenience. When Mackenzie’s father sees Cara in his daughter’s room he yells at Jake and shoves him. Jake winds up falling, hitting his head and going unconscious. Cara rushes to his side and when he comes to reassures him that he’ll be ok, they’ve been through worse. As Cara exits off with Tad she looks back to the close...
( -- If you've been living under a rock, you may not have known that Roger Howarth was returning to ABC's "One Life to Live" beginning Friday, May 13. The only question was whether or not he'd be playing the role of Todd Manning or some new character that just happens to look like Todd pre-2003, when Trevor St. John took over the role after it was revealed his initial role as Walker Laurence was really Todd with a face lift. In "The Tale of Two Todd's," Howarth marks his triumphant return to the drama series with the infamous scar and all, so what's the deal? Who is truly Todd?Based on images released today by the network, it looks like St. John has in fact been portraying an impostor Todd, while Howarth's Todd looks to have been locked away in some sort of psyche ward for the past eight...

OLTL Recap: Monday, May 9, 2011

Monday, May 9, 2011 6:05 PM EDT
( -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, May 9, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Natalie is about to play the tape that will reveal John is really Liam’s father, when Brody enters, upset off of Tess’ latest stunt. Natalie encourages him to fight for Jessica and he leaves. Natalie listens to the tape and hears Marty confess to changing Liam’s paternity test. John finds Kelly in his office. She’s amorous, trying to forget about Joey. Marty overhears them making plans to meet at his place later. Tess and Cutter call each other out on their feelings for Ford and Aubrey. They realize that getting Tess divorced and then married to Cutter was accomplished out of spite. Now they’re broke, everyone hates them and they’re stuck in a motel room. Cutter tells Tess not to worry, he has a plan. Brody arrests Tess. Joey and Aubrey grow closer over Ryder....