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    ABC

    GH PROMO: ‘In The Mob World, Where There’s Betrayal, There Will Be Blood!’

    In a promo for this week's "General Hospital" ABC highlights the mob war between the Corinthos family and the Jeromes. "In the mob world, where there's betrayal, there will be blood!" states the announcer as guns are drawn by...

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    Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

    ‘American Hustle’ Director’s Untitled Primetime Soap Gets Straight to Series Order at ABC

    Deadline Hollywood is reporting that Oscar nominated director David O. Russell ("American Hustle" and "Silver Linings Playbook") has received a straight to series 13-episode order from ABC for his newest drama project, "an upstairs/downstairs soap set at a...

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    Cliff Lipson/CBS

    Rival Networks Congratulate ‘DAYS’ On Renewal

    Several “Days of our Lives” actors have tweeted short congratulatory messages in support of today’s news that NBC has renewed their series until the 2015-2016 season, but they’re not the only people celebrating the exciting news: Major personalities from...

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    ABC Renews ‘General Hospital’ for 2014-2015 Television Season

    While it doesn't come as much of a surprise, Deadline Hollywood is reporting that ABC is renewing its commitment to "General Hospital" for the upcoming 2014-15 television season. The "GH" renewal follows the recent two-year "Days of our Lives"...

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    Pan Macmillan/Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Inc.

    ALERT: First Two of Eight ‘Bold and the Beautiful’ Themed Novellas Release Date Announced

    As previously reported, CBS’ “The Bold and the Beautiful” announced a new partnership with Pan Macmillan and its digital-first imprint, Momentum, in which the publishing company will release a series of novellas surrounding several characters from the daytime soap...

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios

    William deVry On ‘GH’s’ Success: ‘It’s Survival of the Fittest!’

    There have been a slew of stories celebrating soap operas’ recent turnaround in the ratings game as of late, but it’s an unexpected trend worth repeating: Soaps are back, baby! And “General Hospital,” which was marching toward an ABC...

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    Venevision

    REAL-LIFE: Are Soap Operas Too Dangerous For Viewers?

    The debate over whether violent television and movies cause violent behavior in real life has been raging for years. After every unimaginable violent act in this country, the question of whether or not the perpetrators were influenced by what...

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios

    Details on ‘Y&R’s’ Major Casting Shakeup!

    With many casting changes in place and new faces set to arrive in Genoa City, the next few weeks on “The Young and the Restless” may be a bit of a flurry. But no worries, because Soap Opera Network...

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    Syd/Visual/JPI Studios

    TRAILER: ‘Child of God’ Directed by James Franco

    In perhaps his biggest directorial effort yet, James Franco adapts "Child of God," a film based on a Cormac McCarthy novel of the same name. A teaser trailer for the film was released last August, but today we get...

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    Corday Productions, Inc.

    NBC Renews ‘Days of our Lives’ Through September 2016; Soap Will Celebrate 50 Years On-Air in 2015

    After much anticipation, NBC announced today that it has renewed “Days of our Lives” through the 2015-16 television season. The renewal ensures the soap will celebrate its 50th year on television. The series debuted on November 8, 1965. “‘Days...