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On the Wednesday, October 1 episode of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," entitled "American Disgrace," former "One Life to Live" star Kelley Missal (ex-Dani Manning) will appear as an alleged rape victim of pro basketball star Shakir “The Shark” Wilkins (guest star Henry Simmons; "NYPD Blue," "Another World"). In the episode, Orion press rep Carla Cannon (Missal) tells reporters she was raped by Wilkins. When more women come forward, Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Detective Carisi (guest star Peter Scanavino) disagree on the authenticity of each woman’s story, and Barba (Raul Esparza) takes a shaky case to court.

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on Saturday, September 27, 2014 @ 3:43 PM
With a 13-episode order, Lifetime has renewed "Devious Maids," executive produced by Marc Cherry and Eva Longoria ("Desperate Housewives"), and starring Ana Ortiz, Dania Ramírez, Roselyn Sánchez, Edy Ganem, Judy Reyes and Susan Lucci ("All My Children"), for a third season.
While Halloween season itself isn't necessarily in style just yet for much of the land, the Halloween themed episodes of CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" has already been planned and will include several "Big Brother" contestants new and old, reports TV Guide's Michael Logan. Per the publication, "Big Brother" contestant Donny Thompson will be joined by fellow season 16 houseguests Amber Borzotra, Cody Calafiore, Zach Rance, Hayden Voss, Nicole Franzel, Caleb Reynolds and Devin Shephard, Season 11 & 13's Jeff Schroeder and Jordan Lloyd, Season 12 & 13's Rachel Reilly and Brendon Villegas, and Season 15's Elissa Slater as they all appear in the Halloween themed episodes of the soap, airing Thursday, October 30 and Friday, October 31, that promises to be boatloads of fun!
While it has yet to even be confirmed that "The Young and the Restless'" Eileen Davidson (Ashley Abbott) has joined the cast of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," much less the rumored $750,000 payday she's reportedly said to be receiving for working on the reality series - a record for a new cast member - Radar Online is reporting that Davidson is already feuding with co-star Kim Richards.
All we can say about the season three finale of TNT’s primetime soap, “Dallas,” is holy sheep sh*%#t! A promo for the popular series teased that an Ewing was going to die in last night’s September 22 episode, and by golly, the show followed through: Christopher Ewing (played by former “Passions” star Jesse Metcalf) died in a fiery car explosion, much to the horror of audiences everywhere!
Well, it looks like the cat is out of the bag: “Dancing With the Stars” judge Julianne Hough accidentally let it slip that “DWTS” contestant Jonathan Bennett (ex-J.R. Chandler, “All My Children”) is gay!
Exactly 20 years ago today, NBC premiered a sitcom about a circle of friends living in Manhattan. Little did the network know, “Friends” would skyrocket in ratings, becoming one of the most popular sitcoms in television history. The show made David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, Courtney Cox and Jennifer Aniston (real-life daughter of “Days of our Lives’” John Aniston [Victor Kiriakis]) household names. But do you remember The One (or rather five) “DAYS” stars that appeared on the Emmy-winning show? Soap Opera Network sure does, so read on for a super sudsy blast from the past!
He’s tackled popular series like “True Blood,” “The Originals,” and “General Hospital,” and now Nathan Parsons (ex-Ethan Lovett) is moving on to conquer Internet television as the lead of Amazon’s new pilot, “Point of Honor!"
“Days of our Lives” Salem has moved on with a brand new Chad (Billy Flynn), but if that wasn’t enough to convince you that previous portrayer Casey Deidrick isn’t returning to the role, maybe this will help: He’s just been cast on MTV’s new drama series, “Eye Candy!”

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on Thursday, September 11, 2014 @ 2:42 PM
When Soap Opera Network recently caught up with “One Life to Live’s” David Fumero (ex-Christian Vega), he revealed that he’s been the putting the pedal to the metal in his race to find primetime success, and it looks like his hard work has finally paid off: He’s been cast as a series regular on Starz’ drama series, “Power!”
Hot on the heels of the news that “General Hospital’s” Kelly Monaco (Sam McCall) will be guest-starring on ABC Family’s “Baby Daddy” early next year comes news that another daytime star will be visiting the sitcom: Former “Days of our Lives” star Matt Cedeno (ex-Brandon Walker)!
Say goodbye to “The Bold and the Beautiful’s” Katherine Kelly Lang and her alter ego, Brooke, because the actress is leaving the show to take part in the Italian version of “Dancing With the Stars!”
“General Hospital’s” Kelly Monaco (Sam McCall) is heading to primetime in an interesting cross-promotional move: The ABC actress will be guest starring on ABC Family’s sitcom, “Baby Daddy,” as an over-the-top version of herself!
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