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GL PreVUE: Week of October 27 Edition

Saturday, October 25, 2008 10:54 PM EDT
Sunday, October 26, 2008 12:02 AM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The truth is... THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHTOlivia gives Natalia a list of things to do, and leaves the hospital to do her webcast. Olivia tells Natalia how much she appreciates all her help. Daisy finds a badly bruised Rafe who pleads with her not to tell Natalia. Desperate to help Rafe, Daisy turns to Grady who takes bitterly to her new interest.The Inside Story: Plot TroubleDinah promises Grady she'll get him his money in exchange for returning Lizzie safely. Over Alan's protest, Mallet helps Bill out of a jam when he explodes after running into another dead end in the search for Lizzie. Lizzie stabs into the van, which causes a leak. Dinah fails at her attempt to steal the ransom and later finds Grady reeling outside the house after a tense exchange with Lizzie. Dinah...

‘AMC’s’ Latest Casting Tidbits

Friday, October 24, 2008 10:39 AM EDT
Friday, October 24, 2008 11:49 AM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Who's heading to Pine Valley in the latter section of Fall 2008?Frank Runyeon has been cast in the recurring role of Forrest Williams on "All My Children." Forrest is the disapproving father of Bianca's (Eden Riegel) fiancé, Reese Williams (Tamara Braun).Runyeon is a veteran to daytime television; his defining daytime roles were on CBS's "As the World Turns" and on NBC's "Santa Barbara." The 55 year old actor began his career on "ATWT" in 1980, where he played Steve Andropoulos, half of the super couple of Steve and Betsy (Meg Ryan). In 1988, Runyeon moved on to "SB" where he played Michael Donnelly until 1991. The actor has also appeared on NBC's "Another World" and ABC’s "General Hospital." Runyeon's prime-time credits include guest-star stints on FOX's "Melrose Place," NBC's "L.A. Law" and CBS's "Falcon Crest."Runyeon...

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 27 Edition

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 12:18 AM EDT
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 5:00 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Bad never looked so good. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENAmanda realizes Jake has feelings for Taylor. Bianca surprises Erica when she tells her about Gabrielle's father. Kendall's condition continues to deteriorate. Angie meets Natalia's mother, Rebecca (Laura Koffman). Joe reluctantly consents to David operating on Kendall's heart. David coldly explains that he doesn't believe Kendall will ever wake up. Joe tries to reassure Jake. Frankie wants nothing to do with Jesse. Rebecca collapses. Jake uses tough love to motivate Taylor. Reese (Tamara Braun) proposes to Bianca. Kendall's finger moves slightly as Zach prays in the chapel.The Inside Story: Dr. StrangeloveDavid blames Krystal and the Chandler men for coming between him and Babe and violently pummels JR. Despite Krystal's best efforts, David remains intent on making JR and Adam pay. JR resists the temptation to...

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 20 Edition

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 10:51 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 5:00 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Love's labor lost. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENRyan saves Aidan from certain death. Zach and Bianca discuss her pregnancy. Fearing the end is near, Adam sings like a canary. Erica insists that Adam will live to be persecuted and begins clawing her way out when a hand suddenly breaks through the rubble and grabs her. Zach helps Bianca deliver a baby girl. Annie tries to convince Ryan that Emma really has been kidnapped. Jesse and Taylor work together to try to get the hospital generator working again. Bianca and Zach press Greenlee to stay quiet after she figures out their secret. Pete, Colby, Ryan and Annie join forces to search the Chandler tunnels for their loved ones. Ryan and Annie receive chilling news.The Inside Story: Primum non nocereZach manages to get a lifeless Kendall breathing again. Frankie...

GL PreVUE: Week of October 13 Edition

Friday, October 10, 2008 10:28 PM EDT
Saturday, October 11, 2008 2:37 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Captive audiences. THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHTMallet and Marina take action after realizing they can't afford the house. Jeffrey's arrival at Towers proves to be a buzz kill for a frustrated Reva. Reva explains to Jeffrey that she needs to find a life of her own. Cassie and Cyrus vehemently deny they're dating when confronted by RJ. Olivia accuses Natalia of only caring about Gus' heart after Rick gives them bad news. Olivia storms off after Natalia gives her a piece of her mind. Olivia sees Natalia in a new light. Frank surprises Marina.The Inside Story: Hot Under the CollarThe administrator at Mallet and Marina's new part-time job informs them that Cassie donated the entertainment system they suspect is stolen. Mallet and Marina then find Cyrus and Cassie breaking into a car but soon realize it belongs...

Budig Says Good-bye Again

Friday, October 10, 2008 7:29 AM EDT
Friday, October 10, 2008 8:40 AM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Aidan and Ryan's (Aiden Turner and Cameron Mathison) favorite lady checks out.Rebecca Budig has elected to do what many suspected she would do from the start of her return and leave "All My Children" when her one-year contract expires in January.Budig, of course, plays Greenlee Smythe on "AMC." The Emmy nominated actress originated the role on August 11, 1999 and played the role until November 30, 2005. Budig elected to return to the soap with a one year contract on the heels of the 2007-2008 writers' strike and made her "AMC" return on January 16, 2008 as "the real Greenlee" (noting ABC's controversial promotional onslaught for the return of the popular actress). Sabine Singh played the second incarnation of Greenlee from April 2007 until the episode before Budig's return.During her two years away...

‘AMC’s’ Brightest Light Goes Out

Thursday, October 9, 2008 2:25 PM EDT
Thursday, October 9, 2008 3:34 PM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" loses one of the greats.Eileen Herlie, a legend, passed away yesterday, October 8, 2008, at the age of 90.Herlie was born on March 8, 1918, in Glasgow, Scotland. Before starting her career on television, Herlie was an accomplished theatre and film actress. Herlie starred opposite Laurence Olivier in his 1948 film adaption of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," and later reprised her role of Hamlet's mother, Queen Gertrude, opposite Richard Burton on Broadway. Other plays Herlie appeared in include "The Matchmaker," which was an early adaptation of "Hello Dolly," and "Take Me Along," opposite Jackie Gleason, which earned her a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical in 1960.Herlie made the move to television in 1976 on the ABC daytime drama "All My Children," where she played the irreplaceable Myrtle...

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 13 Edition

Wednesday, October 8, 2008 3:17 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 4:30 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The wind of change blows through Pine Valley. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENAdam forces Colby and Pete to do his bidding. Erica and Carmen have a honest and long overdue discussion on the topic of Jackson. Kendall has a change of heart after realizing Zach is helping Annie for Emma's sake. Zach and Kendall make love. Adam gets what he wants when his subpoena forces JR, Babe and Little Adam back home. Kendall tells a disappointed Zach that she wants them to wait to have another baby. Colby warns Adam that there will be consequences if he turns on Pete. Annie fears the stalker will go after Emma. Jesse continues to deceive his family about Natalia. Adam and Erica make a surprising discovery in the Chandler tunnels.The Inside Story: The Pangs of LoveRealizing the truth...

Latest ‘AMC’ Casting Tidbits

Tuesday, October 7, 2008 11:25 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 12:30 AM EST | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Who's in and who's out this October.THE IN'SLaura Koffman joins the cast of "All My Children" as Rebecca, the ex that Jesse Hubbard (Darnell Williams) kept himself very, very busy with during his twenty long years on the run.Koffman is best knows for the role of Cassie Callison, one of the famed Cramer woman, on "One Life to Live." The actress played the role from March 1991 thru June 1999.A medical crisis brings Rebecca to Pine Valley, and face to face with Jesse's current life and wife, Angie (Debbie Morgan), on Tuesday, October 28.Shannon Kane joined the cast of "AMC" on Friday, October 3 as Natalia, the young woman we'll soon discover is Jesse and Rebecca's child. The role is contract.Eden Riegel returns on Friday, October 17 as Bianca Montgomery....

AMC PreVUE: Week of October 6 Edition

Wednesday, October 1, 2008 2:42 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 5:00 PM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Dealing with the consequences. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENTaylor shuts down on Jake after things get too close for comfort. Somebody is having Taylor secretly investigated. Noting the tension between the Slater's, a concerned Ryan gives Kendall some advice. Ryan kisses Greenlee. Annie continues to insist that she's being stalked. Natalia beseeches Jesse to visit her mother. A furious Greenlee walks out on Aidan after learning he's been monitoring her. Erica reaches out to a reeling Adam.The Inside Story: BattlegroundKendall is confronted by a groom who claims his fiancé became ill from Bella. Angie's test confirms the groom's angry accusation. A furious Kendall heads to Adam's mansion where she accuses him of sabotaging Bella. Kendall is appalled when Erica defends Adam. Once alone, Erica assures Kendall that she'll handle Adam; Adam meanwhile holds a...