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On Friday, ABC Daytime finally announced the return to the canvas that "All My Children" viewers were most anticipating since the news of the 41-year old daytime drama's cancellation on ABC back in April. David Canary is returning to the 41-year old daytime drama as the one and only Adam Chandler. His return will coincide with the returns of long-time veterans Julia Barr, Ray MacDonnell and Lee Meriwether. The foursome will return to the Los Angeles studio to tape their scenes next month and are slated to air in approximately a handful of episodes this September

Y&R Recap: Friday, July 15, 2011

Sunday, July 17, 2011 1:59 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Friday, July 15, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Chloe's win was bittersweet when she headed back to the Chancellor mansion with Esther and Delia. Esther gave Chloe some time alone to gather her thoughts. While sitting in the living room, Katherine entered and started to talk to Chloe about the custody case. Katherine pointed out that Chloe went for the jugular against Billy due to her own past of not having a father in her life. Chloe didn't want to hear what Katherine had to say, but Katherine was relentless. She wanted to know if Chloe was planning to eliminate Billy from Delia's life for good. Chloe admitted to her that she was going to drop the whole custody case until she discovered that Billy had resorted back to his old habits; drinking and his arrest from the night before. Katherine couldn't...

Y&R Recap: Thursday, July 14, 2011

Sunday, July 17, 2011 1:52 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Thursday, July 14, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Victoria found herself fast asleep on Billy's couch. When she woke up she realized that he wasn't anywhere around. At the courthouse, Chloe and her lawyer were also wondering where Billy was. As for Billy; he was at the jail visitation room talking to Rafe about how he was not soliciting a prostitute. Rafe explained to him that with his arrest, it could prove costly in getting Delia.Noah showed up at Gloworm to talk to Adam. Noah wanted to know the progress of the memory chip; hoping that it would clear Sharon's name. Adam told Noah that he didn't have any proof of clearing her name; that nothing panned out as he had hoped. Adam soon thought on his tossing the memory card in the water. Noah was crushed that Adam didn't have what...

Y&R Recap: Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Sunday, July 17, 2011 1:45 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 13, 2011.IT HAPPENED TODAY...While busy at work at Fenmore's, Jill and Jack were happy when Daniel and Lily arrived wit hthe twins. Jill gave Lily a array of Jabot products when she learned from her that it was her birthday. The moment was ruined when Colin arrived, shortly followed by Genevieve, each focusing their attentions on the twins. At Lily's request, Daniel left with the twins and Lily lashed out at Colin to stay away from her. She stormed off. Jill, in turn, took a verbal swipe at Genevieve. She decided to leave, shortly followed by Jack, stating he had some more business to see after. Alone with Colin, she questioned why he was there; he said he needed to get some new suits since Katherine got rid of his. Jill wasn't buying it; nor was Colin...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Despite the fact that Cristian Vega (David Fumero) will be leaving Llanview before the show airs its final episode on ABC, fans shouldn't expect a visit from his big brother Antonio (Kamar de los Reyes) to help usher him out of town. According to ABC Soaps in Depth, rumors of the actor "making a final appearance are not true." On a related note, de los Reyes recently hung out with his former co-star, tweeting on June 25 that he was "Chillin' with Fumero while he eats granola and yogurt and drinks Cuban coffee." De los Reyes originated the role of the former gang leader Antonio in 1995. After leaving "OLTL" in 1997, he returned again in 1998, and most recently from 2000-2009. He has also appeared in "Love and Suicide," "Law & Order," "CSI: Miami," the film "Nixon," and on Broadway in "Firehouse." He is married to "One Life" alum...

AMC Recap: Friday, July 15, 2011

Friday, July 15, 2011 6:10 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, July 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Mookie finds Maya in the Chandler parlor and wants to know what’s going on and he grabs her by the wrist and asks why she’s hiding stuff for JR. In need of another job now that Mookie is working at the Chandler Mansion, Maya asks Frankie if his parents still need a babysitter. Frankie realizes her boyfriend must be the father of the baby she gave up. Jesse expresses his fears to Brot that if Angie gets her sight back she will realize Lucy is not theirs. David tells Angie her stem cells are accepting the treatment and she thanks David and says he may have saved more lives than he’s destroyed. David says he didn’t save the people he loved the most. Angie tries to get him to open up but a phone call ends...

OLTL Recap: Friday, July 15, 2011

Friday, July 15, 2011 6:05 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, July 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dressed as a superhero, the man with Todd’s original face infiltrates Sam’s birthday party, covertly interacting with Todd, Blair, Téa and their children as well as Tomas and Baz. Sam’s family plans to surprise him with a cake, but they discover Sam gone. Meanwhile, the man with Todd’s original face ushers Sam into a motel room, where Sam discovers the super hero is the line-faced man everyone else presumes to be his imaginary friend. Natalie delivers to John the results of the fingerprint analysis done on the dead body found by Dorian’s pool. The results yield an encrypted file, similar to the one the CIA had on Tomas as well as the one found in Todd’s possession. John puts together that all three men have some connection to pre-reconstructed Todd Manning. Destiny is forced to tell Dani...

GH Recap: Friday, July 15, 2011

Friday, July 15, 2011 6:00 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, July 15, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... In a surprise attack, Javier’s men compromise Dante as Javier attempts to harm Lulu. Jax is arrested for assault and drugs, to his shock and anger and Brenda is horrified that Sonny framed Jax. Meanwhile, the children hideout at the vacant pizza shack and Carly receives a ransom note from Anthony Zacchara (written by Molly and Morgan, who hope this action will cause Carly and Jax to reconcile). Ethan’s plan backfires when Kristina makes big plans to join him in Vegas! On the Next General Hospital...Carly, Kristina and Ethan set out to find Morgan, Molly and Josslyn. Will Dante rescue her? Kristina remains set to accompany Ethan to Vegas. Lulu struggles against Javier. General HospitalRecaps

‘One Life to Live’ Celebrates 43 Years

Friday, July 15, 2011 3:42 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" celebrates 43 years of delivering drama, passion, and romance to millions of viewers.Editors Note: I first wrote the following article in celebration of "One Life to Live's" 39th anniversary in 2007. I am re-posting it again this year, in honor of the show's 43rd anniversary. Only slight revisions to the article have been made since it was first posted four years ago. Forty-three years ago today, a new soap named "One Life to Live" debuted on ABC. On July 15, 1968, the mythical town of Llanview, Pennsylvania was born as ABC Daytime brought millions of viewers a drama centered around the culturally diverse suburb of Philadelphia. Romance, adventure, racial relations, interracial marriage, AIDS, gang violence, child abuse, split personalities, mental disorders, homosexuality, rape, heart disease, breast cancer, and more have been featured as the soap gained many loyal viewers and fans. Over the...