Errol Lewis

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Errol Lewis is the Publisher and Editor in Chief of Soap Opera Network.

on Monday, December 15, 2008 @ 1:40 AM
Monday, December 15, 2008 2:13 AM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While she portrayed the face of Carly Corinthos for five years (1996-2001) and won three Emmy Awards for her portrayal, Sarah Brown is ready to once again claim Port Charles and Prospect Studios her permanent home. Nearly a year after re-joining the cast of ABC's "General Hospital," but this time as mob princess Claudia Zacchara, Brown has re-upped with the drama series for an additional year, bringing her time with the show through January 2010. Her one year contract with "GH" was due to expire in...

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on Monday, December 15, 2008 @ 12:52 AM
Monday, December 15, 2008 1:13 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- You know how a daytime newcomer by the name of Brett Claywell was supposed to join ABC's "One Life to Live" in the contract role of Schuyler? Yeah, he isn't. Scott Clifton apparently can act better.Clifton, best known for his role as Dillon Quartermaine on ABC's "General Hospital" from 2003-2007, is joining the show in the now re-contracted role of Schuyler (pronounced "sky-lar") beginning January 9. Schuyler is a Llanview High School Teacher, who mixes it up with the resident teen set...

on Sunday, December 14, 2008 @ 7:35 PM
Monday, December 15, 2008 12:11 AM ET | By Errol Lewis  (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The economy is a bust and we're in a recession. Advertisers are pulling ad dollars from network television and have instead decided to spend less and fire thousands. With daytime's audience trending down for more than a decade, 2008 will forever be remembered as the year the daypart finally received its reality check. So, instead of bringing you a what's up and what's down ratings report, we at Soap Opera Network have decided to launch a new feature where we pit soap against...

on Tuesday, December 2, 2008 @ 3:21 PM
The instantly recognizable “Days of Our Lives” theme song has regularly accompanied the hit soap opera’s opening sequence as it has aired nearly every weekday since November 8, 1965 on the NBC network in the United States. Introduced by the famous spoken lines, “like sands through the hourglass, so are the Days of Our Lives,” the song was composed by Tommy Boyce, Bobby Hart and Charles Albertine. The tune’s original recording was arranged in the C Major key for a small chamber string ensemble augmented by woodwinds, guitar and glockenspiel, and was updated only once with a...

on Thursday, October 23, 2008 @ 2:12 PM
Thursday, October 23, 2008 3:44 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A wedding to remember begins and ends with a twist.A Closer Look: The New Tracy and EdwardYou know a show is recycling storylines when the Quartermaine family story arcs are being used to further Zacchara family drama.Sonny and Anthony are coming to terms of a united organization, but Ric wants Sonny to leave Claudia out of any deal he makes with the elder Zacchara. Meanwhile, Jason becomes concerned over what might happen if Sonny were to marry Claudia. Claudia taunts Kate with her wedding prospects, but...

on Thursday, October 23, 2008 @ 12:51 PM
Thursday, October 23, 2008 2:22 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Alison Sweeney, who portrays Samantha Brady on NBC "Days of our Lives," is on the hunt for the shows biggest fan for talk show "The Bonnie Hunt Show."Sweeney has teamed with the Warner Bros. distributed daily talk show to find "DAYS'" biggest fan. Said fan will serve a a special correspondent to the "Bonnie Hunt Show" during the "Days of Days" event at Universal Studios Hollywood CityWalk on November 1. The event includes a Meet & Greet, Q&A and other activities with "Days of our Lives" cast...

on Thursday, August 28, 2008 @ 10:02 PM
Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:12 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- New "All My Children" Head Writer, Charles Pratt Jr., shakes up canvas with a natural disaster hitting Pine Valley.Just in time for the all important November sweeps period, ABC's "All My Children" is looking to entice new viewers with a major tornado that will hit Pine Valley in October. Soap Opera Network can also confirm, as reported by TV Guide Canada's Nelson Branco, that two major characters will die during the tornado and that there will be a number of guest appearances from past "All My Children"...

on Wednesday, August 27, 2008 @ 2:24 PM
Wednesday, August 27, 2008 3:49 PM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While CBS' "The Young and the Restless" turned 35 years-old in March 2008, its 20th Anniversary on French television is a time to really celebrate.The show is heading to Paris, France in October to film on-location scenes for an upcoming storyline involving the likes of Nicholas Newman (Joshua Morrow), Sharon Abbott (Sharon Case), Ashley Abbott (Eileen Davidson) and Victor Newman (Eric Braeden). No other actors will be attending, according to a spokeswoman for Sony Pictures Television, producers of the soap. While specific storyline information won't be...

on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 @ 5:55 AM
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 7:24 AM ET | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The little girl that grew up on ABC's "General Hospital" is not so little after all. In fact, she's the toughest thing to hit ABC since "NYPD Blue." Nathan Fillion ("One Life to Live") is also jumping onto the police beat.Amber Tamblyn, 25, who portrayed Emily Bowen-Quartermaine on "GH" from 1995-2001, has found herself with an "Unusual" dramedy that the ABC Entertainment Division (that is primetime tv for us daytime folk) thinks is the next great procedural. The network has given a mid-season order to "The...

on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 @ 3:35 AM
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 6:32 AM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In the 1980's, ABC Daytime generated 3/4's of the entire ABC networks revenue, making the lineup the most lucrative in all television. Since then ABC Daytime has become what fans call the "wicked step-child" of the ABC Television Network, a division of the Walt Disney Company. Now the network is showing some love to its most loyal and avid audience. Consisting of popular talk-show "The View" with Barbara Walters and her crew of co-hosts, soap operas "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "One Life to...

on Monday, August 25, 2008 @ 12:24 PM
Monday, August 25, 2008 1:28 PM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to time constraints, GH PreVUE: Week of August 25 Edition will not be posted at this time. In its place, please note GH Today. GH PreVUE will return tomorrow.TODAY ON: GENERAL HOSPITALLucky takes Lulu back to Shadybrook after her breakdown at the police station. Lainey admits to Lucky that Lulu’s condition is rapidly deteriorating. Lulu gets quite a surprise when she goes to Laura's room. Spinelli gets hit by a car while on his stakeout with Maxie and is rushed to the hospital....

on Monday, August 25, 2008 @ 5:06 AM
Monday, August 25, 2008 6:13 AM EST | By Errol Lewis(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- New York is the center of the universe.THIS WEEK ON: GUIDING LIGHTBlake and Cassie have a fun girl’s night out but when Cassie goes home she cries as she goes upstairs alone. Cyrus sees Cassie through the window and goes inside to comfort her. She tells him the only way he can help is by leaving town with Grady.Natalia hears a radio report that Rafe is surrounded by police with orders to shoot to kill. Rafe surrenders to the police. Natalia arrives at the police...

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