Jared Kaplan, Contributing Editor - 4/4 - Soap Opera Network
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Jared Kaplan, Contributing Editor
  • Tweet This, Tweet That: #TBT Edition! (1/24/14)

    Throwback Thursday, or #TBT as its known on Twitter, is a chance for social media users to offer a look at their past through pictures every Thursday. This week, some popular soap stars past and present participated and revealed some amazing throwbacks!
  • WATCH: Corbin Bleu on OWN & CHILLER TONIGHT!

    Former "One Life to Live" actor turned "Dancing with the Stars" superstar Corbin Bleu (ex-Jeffrey King) appears in not one, but two places on TV tonight!
  • REAL-LIFE: Are Soap Operas Too Dangerous For Viewers?

    The debate over whether violent television and movies cause violent behavior in real life has been raging for years. After every unimaginable violent act in this country, the question of whether or not the perpetrators were influenced by what they saw in entertainment is asked. Soaps aren't necessarily known for being extremely violent. Recently, however, foreign soap operas from two different countries have come under fire for promoting dangerous behavior.
  • TRAILER: ‘Child of God’ Directed by James Franco

    In perhaps his biggest directorial effort yet, James Franco adapts "Child of God," a film based on a Cormac McCarthy novel of the same name. A teaser trailer for the film was released last August, but today we get a first full-length look at the film.
  • Ilene Kristen Returning to ‘GH’

    As first reported by Soap Opera Digest, Ilene Kristen (ex-Roxy Balsom, "One Life to Live") will again be reprising her "Ryan's Hope" role of Delia Ryan on ABC's "General Hospital."
  • RETURNING FEATURE: ‘Tweet This, Tweet That’

    Not on Twitter? Following too many people that you're afraid you missed out on some of the best tweets? Do not fear, because "Tweet This, Tweet That" has returned! This week, your favorite soap actors past and present weigh in on the Golden Globes results and reveal their favorite Best Picture Oscar nominees!
  • Daytime Emmys Without A Home; Industry Vets Weigh In

    HLN, the cable network that has broadcast the Daytime Emmy Awards for the previous two years, has decided not to make a commitment for the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards this year.
  • ‘Beacon Hill’ to Utilize Subscription-Based Model

    We've been hearing a lot about the talented cast that Open Book Productions and Bella Productions have assembled for "Beacon Hill" (see above), but today we finally learned how we'll be able to watch the show when it premieres Wednesday, March 5th!
  • TWO YEARS LATER: A Look Back at ABC’s ‘One Life to Live’

    Two years ago today the final television broadcast of "One Life to Live" aired on ABC. While the show would go on to have an additional forty episodes in 2013 via Prospect Park's The OnLine Network, this day marks the end of a 43 year run on ABC.