December 2013 - Page 14 of 15 - Soap Opera Network
  • While ‘The Chew’ Celebrated Episode 500, Soap Fans Continue To Mourn Loss of ‘All My Children’

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    Ida Mae Astute/ABC
    On Monday, September 26, 2011, ABC premiered a new daytime talk show that brought food back to the table and into our everyday lives. Now in its third season, "The Chew" is currently enjoying one of its highest rated on record in both total viewers and key women sales demos. As the talk show celebrated its 500th episode yesterday, fans of the ABC version of "All My Children" continued to mourn the loss of their favorite daytime soap opera, which made Susan Lucci and her character Erica Kane a household name to mainstream viewers. READ MORE
  • A Closer Look At HBO’s ‘Looking’ Starring Former ‘Guiding Light’ and ‘One Life to Live’ Actors

    HBO
    HBO
    Detailing relationship woes, roommate drama, reaching a certain age and much more, "Looking" seeks to provide viewers with a different perspective on daily life for gay men in San Francisco when it premieres on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 10:30 PM ET/9:30 PM CT on HBO. Starring former soap actors Jonathan Groff (ex-Henry, “One Life to Live;” Jesse St. James, “Glee”) and Murray Bartlett (ex-Cyrus Foley, “Guiding Light”), along with actor Frankie Alvarez (“Kitchen Confidential”), the series follows 29-year-old Patrick (Groff), a video game designer getting back into the dating world in the wake of his ex's engagement, 39-year-old... READ MORE
  • ‘OLTL’ Alum Trevor St. John Lands Bloody New Role

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    Blake Tyers/The CW
    Fans of daytime “bad boy” Trevor St John (ex-Victor Lord Jr./Todd Manning, “One Life to Live”) knew it was only a matter of time before the actor landed a primetime gig, and it seems his latest role is just as dark — or maybe even more so — than his former soap gig! READ MORE
  • CENTER STAGE: ‘DAYS’ Kate Mansi Teases ‘Unexpected’ New Love Interest Is On the Way for Abigail!

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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    Poor Abigail has been living the single life since the Chad/Cameron debacles on “Days of our Lives,” but her portrayer, Kate Mansi, says that won’t last for long! In fact, during a recent interview with Soap Opera Network, the gracious actress revealed a few details regarding her alter ego’s future love life as well as some insight into what makes Abigail tick. Read on to find out what’s in store! READ MORE
  • Rebecca Budig Lands Guest Spot on ‘Blue Bloods’

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Former “All My Children” actress Rebecca Budig (ex-Greenlee Smythe) may be co-hosting “The Better Show,” but that doesn’t mean she’s retired from scripted acting. In fact, the actress will be guest starring on an upcoming episode of the CBS drama “Blue Bloods!” READ MORE
  • Jeff Kwatinetz Takes Prospect Park to Court; Non-Compete Clauses Spark Complaint

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    Alex J. Berliner/Berliner Photography
    The multi-million dollar battle between Prospect Park and ABC over “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” isn’t the only soap opera drama the Los Angeles courts have been dealing with as of late: Apparently, Prospect Park co-founder Jeff Kwatinetz has taken his own company to court over non-compete clauses! READ MORE
  • ABC Preparing To Unleash ‘Bachelor’ Juan Pablo Galavis On America

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    While Juan Pablo Galavis wasn't the lucky fella to win the final rose and the heart of Desiree Hartsock during last season's edition of "The Bachelorette," the former Venezuelan soccer player instead won the hearts of countless viewers across America and ultimately landed the coveted role as ABC's next bachelor. On Sunday, January 5 and Monday, January 6, 2014, the network has scheduled the two-night season eighteen premiere of "The Bachelor" with Galavis gearing up to take center stage while 27 women vie for his attention. Starting with Sundays edition titled "The Bachelor: Countdown to Juan Pablo," America will... READ MORE
  • Former ‘GH’ Star Does Comedy On Cruise Heading to Mexico

    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Disney/ABC Television Group
    From Friday, March 14 through Monday, March 17, former "General Hospital" star Ronnie Marmo (ex- Ronnie Dimestico) will be MC'ing a weekend of comedy on Princess Cruises Lines' SAPPHIRE as it heads down to Mexico. Joining the actor as performers will be comedians French Stewart ("The Middle," "3rd Rock From the Sun") and Mo Collins ("MADtv," "Parks & Recreation"), among many others. READ MORE
  • LIVE TWEET With ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’s’ Scott Clifton and Heather Tom

    Bell-Phillip Television Productions
    Bell-Phillip Television Productions
    As previously reported, TVGN (TV Guide Network) will begin airing encore episodes of CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" weeknights at 6:30 PM ET/PT starting today. In celebration, the network will be hosting a live Twitter chat with "B&B" stars Heather Tom (Katie Logan) and Scott Clifton (Liam Spencer). Using hashtag #BBonTVGN, fans can interact with the duo beginning at 6:00 PM ET/3:00 PM/PT as they answer fan questions just before TVGN's airing of their show. The actors will be using their twitter handles @BBheathertom and @CliftonsNotes to interact so make sure to follow both actors on the social... READ MORE
  • Debbi Morgan Not Submitting Name For Emmy Consideration For Her Work on ‘All My Children’

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    With "All My Children" not moving forward, and word that the show along with sister soap "One Life to Live" would be eligible for Emmy consideration in all categories for next year's awards presentation, actress Debbi Morgan (ex-Dr. Angela Hubbard) has decided to not put her name up consideration in either Supporting or Lead Actress categories. In a tweet on Saturday, November 30, Morgan said, "I've decided not 2 have my name submitted 4 emmy consideration this year cuz I just really, really want 2 move on." READ MORE