on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 @ 7:39 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As we previously reported here, here and here, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will be presenting the legends of daytime (at least those legends from "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "The Young and the Restless") in a special episode episode dedicated to "All My Children's" Susan Lucci (Erica Kane), Darnell Williams (Jesse Hubbard), Debbi Morgan (Angie Hubbard), Michael E. Knight (Tad Martin), "General Hospital's" Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer) and Genie Francis (ex-Laura Spencer) and "The Young and the Restless'" Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor). Now thanks to Harpo Studios, here is a quick look at what you can...
on Monday, February 7, 2011 @ 6:44 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Friday, February 4, word from Soap Opera Digest's Carolyn Hinsey via her Twitter page indicated that ABC was looking to drop soap repeats from its lineup after introducing them in October 2010. Now Soap Opera Network has received word from an ABC representative that they have indeed dropped the repeats from their schedule."Our viewers like the original episodes better so we are eliminating the non-holiday encore episodes after the 2/11 encore broadcast," the ABC rep said.All My ChildrenOne Life to LiveGeneral Hospital
on Monday, February 7, 2011 @ 6:30 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- So you watched last nights Super Bowl on FOX and cheered when the Green Bay Packers won their fourth Vince Lombardi Trophy by beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25, but for many viewers it wasn't just about the game but the commercials that played during the game. No commercial grabbed as much attention as the one that featured "Young and the Restless" star named Max Page.Page, known to us soapers for his role as Reed Hellstrom, the son of Victoria Newman Abbott (Amelia Heinle) and JT Hellstrom (Thad Luckinbill) on CBS' "The Young and the Restless," has become...
on Monday, February 7, 2011 @ 11:06 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Daytime TV's youngest soap opera will air its 6,000th episode today on CBS and as a special treat to its fans, "The Bold and the Beautiful" will host a special online streaming event just for its fans at boldandbeautiful.com live at the shows Hollywood studio.The the online streaming event starts at 9:30 AM Pacific Time with actual event festivities starting at 10:00 AM Pacific Time."The Bold and the Beautiful" debuted on March 23, 1987 and still mainstains some of its original stars including Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester), Ronn Moss (Ridge Forrester), Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke Logan) and...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While we all wait to see what happens on the Wednesday, February 9 episode of talk show "The Oprah Winfrey Show," which is being billed as an hour long sit down with soap opera legends Susan Lucci, Anthony Geary, Genie Francis, Debbi Morgan, Darnell Williams, Michael E. Knight, and Jeanne Cooper, we at Soap Opera Network thought you'd like to see a clip of Lucci with all her men (six husbands at the time) from their appearance on the talk show in the early 1990's.Special thanks goes to the power of YouTube and poster Jonathan on the...
on Saturday, February 5, 2011 @ 11:37 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- What has been years in the making finally happens beginning Friday, February 18 when fans and the citizens of Port Charles are invited to the wedding of Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) and Brenda Barrett (Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo) on ABC's "General Hospital."According to ABC, while the nuptials of super couple Sonny and Brenda begins on February 18, you can expect a long celebration throughout the following week, but "will they make it to their honeymoon?"Tune in to find out as "General Hosital" airs Weekdays at 3:00 PM ET/2:00 PM PT on the ABC Television Network or anytime on...
on Saturday, February 5, 2011 @ 11:02 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On "Superbowl" Sunday, February 6, actress Tracey Bregman (Lauren Fenmore on CBS' "The Young and the Restless") will find herself selling her new collection of jewelry, dubbed "Glamorous Gems in Luxury Settings," on Canadian television courtesy of The Shopping Channel, Canada's only nationally televised shopping service.With items ranging from a 14K Gold Multicolored Diamond Ring (priced at $1,600) to a Sterling Silver 'I Love You' Round Diamond Pendant (priced at $69.99), Bregman will appear on the network through out the day starting at 9:00 AM, then again at 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM and lastly at 9:00 PM....
on Saturday, February 5, 2011 @ 3:03 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Former "One Life to Live" star Kamar de los Reyes is currently living it up in Los Angeles, California these days and he's even got a "Firehouse" to prove it."Firehouse" for those whose minds were just in the gutter, is a play based on a true story where honor and loyalty clash with "doing the right thing" when a rookie fireman saves the life of a fellow firefighter instead of a 12 year-old girl, who is also in the burning building during a disastrous night in the South Bronx. Based on the fireman's decision, the community at...
on Saturday, February 5, 2011 @ 2:38 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- NBC has pulled low rated Texas drama "Chase" from its schedule effective immediately after seeing how cheap game show "Minute to Win It" pulled in triple the numbers "Chase" had been scoring in its new Wednesday at 9:00 PM timeslot. The Jerry Bruckheimer produced series from Warner Bros. Television stars "All My Children's" Kelli Giddish and "Passions"/"Desperate Housewives" alum Jesse Metcalfe as U.S. Marshals chasing down America's most wanted. Officially "Chase" is on "hiatus," but there are no plans to air the remaining episodes at this time according to NBC sources. In October, NBC ordered a full 22-episode season for...
on Friday, February 4, 2011 @ 11:43 PM
"One Life to Live" fans, who also happen to watch CBS' "CSI: Miami," should pay close attention to the Sunday, February 20 episode of the primetime drama as David Fumero (Cristian Vega) is set to play the role of Armando Salazar in the episode entitled "Last Stand." "General Hospital's" Robert LaSardo (ex-Manny/Mateo) is also set to return as Memmo Fiero, the man who killed Horatio Caine's (David Caruso) wife.
on Friday, February 4, 2011 @ 10:22 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Deadline.com is reporting that former "All My Children" and "Summerland" actor/musician Jesse McCartney has been tapped to topline potential series "Locke & Key," which was just given a pilot order by FOX for contention on the networks 2011-2012 primetime schedule."Locke & Key" is based on the Joe Hill comic book of the same name and tells the story of Nina Locke (Miranda Otto) and her three children, Ty (McCartney), Kinsey (Sarah Bolger) and Bode (Skylar Gaertner), who return to Massachusetts after the brutal murder of patriarch Rendall Locke. As Ty, McCartney will be able to utilize his...
on Friday, February 4, 2011 @ 9:02 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Next week ABC's "Castle" begins filming a "One Life to Live" inspired episode entitled "One Life to Lose" in which a soap opera head writer is murdered on the set of the fictional soap opera "Temptation Lane," one of New York's longest running soap operas (ala "One Life to Live" itself). The soap themed nod to "One Life" hails from "Castle" himself, Nathan Fillion, who portrayed the role of Joey Buchanan on the ABC Daytime drama series from 1994 to 1997 and again for two episodes in 2007. "All My Children's" Rebecca Budig and Cameron Mathison are...
on Friday, February 4, 2011 @ 6:50 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In an update to a report we did earlier this week, Soap Opera Network has learned that Oprah Winfrey and her talk show "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will not only be dedicating an entire episode to the legends of daytime soaps, but she'll be reuniting "General Hospital's" Luke and Laura Spencer (Anthony Geary and Genie Francis) for the first time since Laura's portrayer departed the soap in 2008.Joining Francis and Geary will be "All My Children's" Susan Lucci (Erica Kane), Darnell Williams (Jesse Hubbard), Debbi Morgan (Angie Hubbard), Michael E. Knight (Tad Martin) and "The Young and...