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OLTL Recap: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:05 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Natalie is caught in the middle of Clint and Rex’s war. Natalie and Viki confront Clint over his tactics. Todd and Téa defend Jack from John. Todd takes Jack home but John promises he’ll be seeing the kid real soon. Ford learns that Jessica has sent Tess packing and retaken control. Jessica makes it clear that she is not going anywhere, but he is – she wants no part of him and won’t stand for him to take part in Ryder’s life. Ford refuses to give up on Ryder or Tess. Blair is surprised to find out that Tomas isn’t visiting New York to meet with a gallery owner – he’s meeting with his wife, Yvette. Tomas arrives and admits this is true but quickly explains to Blair that he and Yvette have been over years, despite her...

Y&R Recap: Monday, June 20, 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:01 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Monday, June 20, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Kevin, Chloe and Abby are at Crimson Lights, wondering on the outcome of the custody case regarding Lucy. When Daniel walked in, they knew that things didn't go as they had hoped. Meanwhile, back at the Abbott home, an upset Billy vented with Rafe on how they could have lost custody of Lucy to a woman that did more dastardly deeds than he's ever done. As they talked, back at Phyllis's, she tried her best to soothe a crying Lucy, telling herself that she did the right thing by having her with her real family.Victor is in his office on the phone with Michael, issuring that the SEC comes in search of Adam and Diane for their set up to swipe stock. Back at Gloworm, Adam and Diane are quietly celebrating their victory against...

GH Recap: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Patrick manages to push Robin from Lisa’s deadly grip. Spinelli awakens from surgery ... not like himself. Jason is relieved to find Sam safe and unharmed in General Hospital. Robin arrives with the test results. Lucky and Elizabeth discuss the truth about Aiden, Jake’s death, Luke and how they will approach Nikolas with the news. Leaving the alcohol behind, they go see Siobhan. On the Next General Hospital...Dante tries to soothe Lulu over her family’s self-destruction. Lucky and Elizabeth confront Nikolas. Sonny and Diane discuss whether or not he should officially adopt Alec. General HospitalRecaps

‘One Life’ July Comings and Goings

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 4:44 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" issues a new casting call, and other casting changes for the month of July. "One Life to Live" has released a new audition script for the small role of "Colleen." The scene opens with "Lisa" saying that she is "Billy's" sister. Colleen tells her that is she is really is sister, then she wouldn't have a problem with her giving Billy a private lap dance in the Champagne Room. Billy asks what her name is, to which she responds that it is Colleen with two e's. Lisa states that she is confident that he isn't supposed to be getting a lap dance from her. Offended, Colleen fires back and tells Billy that the two of them can still have a little fun right after she is finished with her act. Peeking out on stage, she notices that very few people are in the audience....
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Sunday, June 19, the Daytime community celebrated the work of many of the men and women who work both in front of the camera and behind the scenes writing and directing the various programming on daytime television. The 38th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards Gala was held at the Las Vegas Hilton in Las Vegas, Nevada and was hosted by Wayne Brady, host of the game show "Let's Make a Deal." It was broadcast live on CBS from 8:00-10:01 pm ET, except on the West Coast, where it was recorded. CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" won 4 of the 7 nominations they earned at the 38th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards. "The Young and the Restless" and "General Hospital" came in second, each winning 2 of the 9 nominations they had earned ("Y&R" and "B&B" each won the Drama Series Directing Category, the result of a...

Daytime Emmy Awards Sees Decline in Ratings

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 7:35 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On a night that found CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" nearly sweeping every category it was nominated for including Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team, Outstanding Supporting Actress (Heather Tom) and Younger Actor (Scott Clifton) in a Drama Series, the "38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" found itself lacking in viewers when compared to its year-ago telecast. The awards show, which took place Sunday, June 19 from the Las Vegas Hilton Hotel and aired on CBS for the second consecutive year, averaged a mere 0.8/3 in Adults 18-49 and just 5.4 million viewers throughout its two-hour broadcast. The program was down 37% in Adults 18-49, while shedding 4% of its viewership compared to its year-ago telecast on June 27, 2010 (0.8/3 vs 1.1/3 in Adults 18-49; 5.4 million vs 5.6 million in total viewers).Wayne Brady of CBS' "Let's Make a Deal" hosted the awards show...

Mark Derwin Gets ‘Hot in Cleveland’

Monday, June 20, 2011 11:55 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Veteran actor and soap star Mark Derwin will guest star on this week's episode of the popular TV Land sitcom "Hot in Cleveland," entitled "How I Met My Mother." Derwin, who most recently appeared on ABC Family's "The Secret Life of the American Teenager," will play Victoria's (Wendy Malick) pen pal, who was just released from prison and is looking to met up with her. The episode also features Matthew McMillian, who will appear as Joy's (Jane Leeves) long-lost son. From 1999-2002, and again briefly in 2004 and 2008, Derwin portrayed Ben Davidson on "One Life to Live." He also played Jeremiah Brown on "Day of our Lives" in 1988, Adrian Hunter on "The Young and the Restless from 1989-1990, and A.C. Mallet on "Guiding Light" from 1990-1993. In primetime, he appeared opposite Bonnie Hunt in "Life with Bonnie" from 2002-2004, and in "The Secret Life of an American Teenager"...

Erika Slezak Talks About Life After ‘Life’

Monday, June 20, 2011 9:21 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Columnist Liz Smith of the website wowOwow (The Women on the Web) sets down with "One Life to Live" matriarch and six-time Dayime Emmy Winner Erika Slezak to find out what the future holds for both her and the legendary Victoria Lord. Slezak, who recently celebrated her 40th anniversary on the show, which had not quite been on the air three years when she joined the cast on St. Patrick's Day, 1971, becoming the third actress to take on the role of Viki. When asked what it has been like playing the same character for four decades, Slezak tells Smith that "You know, nobody has ever asked me that before! I know Viki very well. She is so familiar to me. The minute I get to the soundstage, I go into Viki mode. She's not like me at all, but I love her. She's a wonderful, flawed woman, who...

AMC Recap: Monday, June 20, 2011

Monday, June 20, 2011 6:10 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, June 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jane seeks advice from Erica on how to be her. She wants to know how to cope with the pressure and demands put on her by everyone. Erica warns Jane that she is no match for David. She tells Jane she knows about the accident and points out that being her will not take away her pain.Jackson asks “Erica” what David wants from her. "Erica" says she just got information from him, nothing more. Jane signs the papers for the purchase of the hospital and Greenlee’s glad she sold it to “Erica.” David tells Jane now that she’s bought the hospital she must find a way to sell it to him. Jackson is shocked when "Erica" makes an announcement; she and David are now co-owners of the hospital. Believing Jake and Cara had a...

OLTL Recap: Monday, June 20, 2011

Monday, June 20, 2011 6:05 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, June 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jessica’s horrified to learn that she doesn’t have custody of her own son. She’s forced to leave Ryder in Aubrey’s care a little longer when Brody informs her of the situation with Clint and she goes to the hospital. Aubrey learns that Jess came home to find Brody in bed with Natalie and commiserates with Brody since she, too, may be the victim of the bad timing of Jessica’s return. Indeed, Joey comes home and tells Aubrey they’re over for good now that Jessica has come home to take care of her son.Ford enlists James’ help to track down Tess. James suggests Tess was only using Ford to break her out of St. Ann’s, but Ford insists he and Tess are in love. Having checked everywhere else, Ford shows up at Llanfair where he comes face...