March 2014 - Page 6 of 7 - Soap Opera Network
  • More Details on Prospect Park Networks Bankruptcy; Company Owes ABC $1.7 Million

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    Prospect Park
    As we reported yesterday, Prospect Park Networks — the company behind the online re-launch of soaps “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” — has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. And as news of the latest PPN vs. ABC twist spread, further details were revealed: The production company reportedly owes ABC $1.7 million, and it also owes some big name actors large sums of money, as well! READ MORE
  • ‘Soap Life’ Documentary Now Available!

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    Ghost Pepper Entertainment, Inc.
    Cancel your evening plans and grab some popcorn, because ‘Soap Life,’ a documentary chronicling the rise and fall of the American soap opera, was released today! READ MORE
  • Joanna Johnson IS Headed Back to ‘B&B!’

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    As we previously reported, Johanna Johnson had teased that she may be returning to “The Bold and the Beautiful” as Karen Spencer — and it turns out, her mysterious comments were rooted in absolute fact! READ MORE
  • BREAKING: Prospect Park Networks Files for Bankruptcy

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    Prospect Park
    The war between ABC and Prospect Park Networks over "One Life to Live" and "All My Children" continues to rage on, but today Prospect Park Networks took an expected step: filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. READ MORE
  • Eileen Davidson and Beth Maitland Back to ‘Y&R’

    Eileen Davidson and Beth Maitland Back to ‘Y&R’

    Eileen Davidson may have just returned to the set of “Days of our Lives” to reprise her role as Kristen DiMera (to air later this summer), but that’s not the only sudser she’ll be appearing on: She’s heading back to “The Young and the Restless” as Ashley Abbott later this month — and Beth Maitland (Traci Abbott) will be joining her!

  • WATCH: Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong’o on Kenyan Soap Opera ‘Shuga’

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    Jason Merritt/Getty Images
    Newcomer Lupita Nyong'o was unknown to American audiences before her scene-stealing role as slave Patsey in Best Picture Oscar winner "12 Years A Slave." Now, after winning the Best Supporting Actress Oscar (the first African actress to do so) and giving an incredibly moving speech, Nyong'o is on her way to becoming a household name. But did you know that before being cast in "12 Years A Slave," Nyong'o played the lead role on a ground-breaking Kenyan soap opera? READ MORE
  • Josh Duhamel Lands Lead in CBS’ ‘Battle Creek;’ Series Written by ‘Breaking Bad’ and ‘House’ Creators

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    Angela Weiss/Getty Images
    Former “All My Children” star Josh Duhamel (Leo DuPres) is making a triumphant return to television as a lead in CBS’ new drama series, “Battle Creek!” READ MORE
  • Is Elizabeth Hendrickson Leaving ‘Y&R’?

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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    “The Young and the Restless” has seen a lot of actors go as of late, and Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe Abbott) may be the next to depart the canvas! READ MORE
  • CBS Slays February Sweeps

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    Last week’s ratings for soaps may have been a little low (as Soap Opera Network reported here), but as for February Sweeps? “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” kicked some major you-know-what! READ MORE
  • Ratings: Bad Week For Soaps

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    Ratings Report for the Week of February 24-28, 2014 NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you. Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers 1. Y&R 4,839,000 (-387,000/+225,000) 2. B&B 3,585,000 (-212,000/+27,000) 3. GH 2,877,000 (-162000/+112,000) 4. DAYS 2,686,000 (-150,000/+169,000) Households 1.… Read More » READ MORE