Hollywood’s obsession with soap operas just won’t quit, with the latest cross-over being Academy Award-winning writer-director Francis Ford Coppola making “The Young and the Restless” an offer they couldn’t refuse: A visit to the sudser’s set!
Hollywood and politics have gone together like peanut butter and jelly since the original rise of onscreen entertainment, and it looks like soap operas will be the next to join in on the fun. Colleen Bell, producer of “The Bold and the Beautiful” and wife of the show’s executive producer, Bradley P. Bell, is reportedly on track to become the next U.S. ambassador to Hungary!
Not much can top seeing “All My Children’s” Cady McClain (Dixie Cooney) receive an onscreen proposal by a guy in a chicken suit, but her latest venture just might come close. The actress, who has spent more than 30 years in front of the camera, has flipped to the other side of the camera to direct a short film called “Flip Fantasia.” And lucky for you, she’s made the entire film available for online viewing — for free!
Get ready to hit the dance floor — or rather the dance path — with “The Young and the Restless’” Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman),Angell Conwell (Leslie Michaelson), Max Ehrich (Fenmore Baldwin), Hunter King (Summer Newman) and Ignacio Serricchio (Alex Chavez), because all five have signed up to participate in the 1st annual The Beat MS Dance Walk, honoring director/producer/choreographer Adam Shankman.
The annual Tails N Tots event is set to take place on Saturday, October 12, and it looks like this year’s event, benefitting The Kids Wish Network, will be featuring not one but TWO former Jake Martins from “All My Children!”
“So excited that the 2 gorgeous ‘Jakes’ from ‘AMC’… will be joining me at this event!” tweeted attendee Alicia Minshew (ex-Kendall Hart Slater, “AMC”) of both Ricky Paul Goldin (ex-Gus Aitoro, “Guiding Light;” ex-Gary Dawson, “The Young and the Restless”) and Michael Lowry (ex-Ross Rayburn, “One Life to Live”) signing on to the event.
“All My Children’s” Jordan Lane Price (Celia Fitzgerald) may be an actress, but it seems singing is another of the girl’s passions. How do we know? Well, as it turns out, she auditioned for “The X-Factor!”
The actress appeared on the Wednesday, September 18 episode of the reality series with her group, Drama Drama. Unfortunately, the fivesome’s performance, which you can watch below, failed to impress judges Simon Cowell, Kelly Rowland, Demi Lovato and Paulina Rubio. But that’s good news for “AMC” fans, as crooning won’t be taking the actress out of Pine Valley — at least not yet!
“General Hospital’s” 50th Anniversary commemoration episodes have been bringing the sudser some of its highest ratings in months, and the numbers haven’t stopped soaring! According to a press release sent out by the network, the show’s recent baby and legal drama powered it to a five-month high of 2.78 million total viewers. In addition, the episodes propelled the show to its 2nd-most-watched week in five months in Women 18-49 (665,000/1.0 rating) and Women 25-54 (917,000/1.5 rating), respectively.
Calling all New Mexico residents: “The Young and the Restless’” Kristoff St. John (Neil Winters) is headed to Albuquerque for a music festival you’re not going to want to miss!
The talented actor has been named host of SeptemberFIESTA, a new music festival debuting on Saturday, September 28, at the Civic Plaza in The Duke City. He’ll be MCing for a variety of musical guests, including Frankie J and Pitbull’s artist, Sensato, Marques Anthony (Jamie Foxx’s artist), The Classics, Cody Jones, Until Chaos, Nikki Jonet, Something Underground, Nostros, DJ Brandi Garcia, Young Twinn and Frank Piombo.
Adam and Chelsea’s baby drama is just now heating up on “The Young and the Restless,” but that hasn’t stopped Chelsea’s portrayer, Melissa Claire Egan, from pulling double duty as of late: The actress just landed a guest-starring gig on CBS’s new comedy, “We Are Men!”
“One Life to Live’s” Kelley Missal (Danielle Manning) may have had to say goodbye to Llanview, but that doesn’t mean it’s the end of her television days. In fact, you can catch the actress in a new role as early as next month!