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Errol Lewis, Editor in Chief
  • RATINGS: Did Shemar Moore Help Boost ‘Y&R’?

    Featuring the long-awaited return of Shemar Moore as Malcolm Winters, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" posted its largest weekly audience and best Women 18-49 rating since March, per Nielsen Media Research ratings data. Did Moore help boost the soap?
  • Chuck Pratt Named Head Writer of ‘The Young and the Restless;’ Receives Executive Producer Credit Too!

    CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is getting a new head writer in the form of Charles 'Chuck' Pratt, Jr., who is best known for his writing stints at "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "Santa Barbara." The news was first reported by Highlight Hollywood. Thanks to the power of social media, Pratt has already updated his Twitter profile to reflect his writing duties at "Y&R" while also indicating he will receive an executive producer credit.

    Although the network and Sony Pictures Television, producers of the series, have yet to issue comment on the matter, Daytime Confidential is reporting that Pratt will lead the writing team of daytime's number one drama series beginning in November.
  • EXCLUSIVE: Jaymes Vaughan, Real-Life Chippendales Dancer, Heads to ‘Y&R’ For Sharon’s Bachelorette Party!

    If you looked closely at the newly released promo highlighting the fall stories on CBS' "The Young and the Restless," you may have noticed Sharon (Sharon Case) with all her girls, including daughter Mariah (Camryn Grimes), partying it up at a club. If you're wondering why, we've got the answer!
  • Billy Miller Officially Joins Cast of ‘General Hospital’

    It's been the hottest rumor of the summer, but now it is official, Billy Miller (ex-Billy Abbott, "The Young and the Restless") is joining the cast of ABC's "General Hospital" in the contract role of Jason Morgan.
  • ABC’s Reinvention Plan For ‘The View’ Continues With the Naming of New Senior Executive Team

    As previously reported, ABC's "The View" is currently in reinvention mode. While it gets ready to launch its new season on Monday, September 15, the show will not only have a new studio, new color scheme and logo, it'll also have a new behind the scenes executive team who will spearhead the production of the talk show with c0-hosts Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell leading the way in front of the camera. The network officially announced that Bill Wolff, previously of "The Rachel Maddow Show," will take over as executive producer. He succeeds Bill Geddie, who helmed the show from its beginnings in 1997 until this past season. Brian Balthazar, who helped launch the fourth hour of "The Today Show" has been appointed co-executive producer.
  • A&E Cancels ‘Longmire’ Co-Starring ‘ATWT’ Alum Bailey Chase

    After just three seasons on the air, A&E has canceled "Longmire," its highest rated original drama series of all time, reports Deadline's Nellie Andreeva. Based on the Walt Longmire Mystery novels by best-selling author Craig Johnson, the series followed its central character, Walt Longmire (Robert Taylor, "The Matrix"), the charismatic, dedicated and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. It co-starred "As The World Turns" alum Bailey Chase (ex-Chris Hughes) as Branch Connally, a deputy with political aspirations.
  • ‘Y&R’ Alum Luke Kleintank Joins Amazon Pilot ‘The Man In The High Castle’

    Best known for his portrayal of Noah Newman on CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and Elliot Leichter on The CW's "Gossip Girl," actor Luke Kleintank has booked a role in the Amazon Studios pilot "The Man in the High Castle," reports Deadline. The series hails from "The X-Files'" Frank Spotnitz and Scott Free Productions and is based on the Philip K. Dick novel of the same name.
  • ‘Free Carlos’ Chant Was Heard! Jeffrey Vincent Parise Returning to ‘GH’

    During the Jason Thompson and Dominic Zamprogna “General Hospital” Fan Club Weekend event earlier this month, Jeffrey Vincent Parise (Carlos Rivera) stopped by and started a revolution when he began chanting, “Free Carlos!” Looks like the show heard him loud and clear as he’s set to appear on the Friday, August 29 episode, per a… Read More »
  • Daytime Soaps Taking a Rest on Labor Day

    With the final days of summer upon us, many across the nation are gearing up to head to the beach or have one last BBQ before returning to the office or school to tackle responsibilities of the mind next week, with Labor Day being the official holiday of rest for the working class in America. Unfortunately, for those staying home on Monday, September 1, in order to catch up on their favorite soaps, you'll either be seeing a repeat of "General Hospital" on ABC or no soaps at all on CBS and NBC.
  • Alison Sweeney Set For ‘DAYS’ Return!

    Since it was first announced that Alison Sweeney would be departing NBC's "Days of our Lives" after more than 22 years portraying Sami Brady on the daytime soap opera, Sweeney has made it clear that she'd always welcome a return visit to Salem when the timing is right. Well, she's back!