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  • ‘GH’ Time Slot Switch: 7 ABC Owned Stations Returning Soap to Original Time

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    WABC-TV
    Seven of the eight ABC Owned and Operated (O&O) television stations will be returning "General Hospital" back to its 3:00 PM ET/2:00 PM PT slot beginning Monday, September 8, the network confirmed today. Those stations include WABC in New York, KABC in Los Angeles, WLS in Chicago, WPVI in Philadelphia, KGO in San Francisco, KTRK in Houston, WTVD in Raleigh-Durham and KSAT in San Antonio, which is the sole non-ABC O&O station making the change. READ MORE
  • Charles L. Dages Elected New NATAS Chairman of the Board

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    The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    The governing Board of Trustees of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) earlier this week announced the election of Charles (Chuck) L. Dages as its new Chairman of the Board. Dages was previously Executive Vice President, Emerging Technology, for Warner Bros., a position he held for nearly twenty years. As part of his job at NATAS, Dages will work in conjunction with the Executive Committee and the Board of Trustees on all major programming, sponsorship and marketing of the non-profit organization and securing its mandate of recognizing excellence in the television and media industry. READ MORE
  • Investigation Discovery Returns Soap Themed Block With Several Daytime Stars

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    Investigation Discovery
    In conjunction with the new season launch of "Deadly Affairs" starring Susan Lucci ("All My Children," "Devious Maids") on Saturday, August 16 at 10:00 PM ET/9:00 PM CT, Investigation Discovery has announced the return of its daytime soap block hosted by several adored past and present soap stars. The block consists of encore episodes of some of the network's most scandalous series, such as "Wives with Knives," "My Dirty Little Secret," "Scorned: Love Kills" and "Evil Twins." Taking in the soap block as hosts are "General Hospital’s" Lynn Herring and Kin Shriner, "Days of our Lives’" Mary Beth Evans... READ MORE
  • Ratings: GH and DAYS Up in Women 18-49 Viewers

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Ratings Report for the Week of August 4-8, 2014 READ MORE
  • Michael Muhney Breaks Silence on ‘Y&R’ Firing Allegations: ‘It Was Only A Salacious Rumor’

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    Robert Voets/CBS
    More than eight months since TMZ reported that Michael Muhney had been fired by Sony Pictures Television from his contract role as Adam Newman on CBS' "The Young and the Restless" following allegations of groping a co-star's breasts, the actor has finally broken his silence! READ MORE
  • Michael Muhney Reveals He Was Close To Returning to ‘Y&R’

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    Robert Voets/CBS
    Despite allegations of inappropriate behavior against one of his co-workers, which is said to have led to his firing from CBS' "The Young and the Restless" last December, Michael Muhney revealed earlier this evening that he was this close to returning to the daytime drama series to reprise his role of Adam Newman. READ MORE
  • Top Rated ABC O&O Stations WABC and KABC Part of ‘GH’s’ Time Slot Move

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    Twitter/KABC
    With the new television season kicking off in just a few weeks, ABC stations that signed up to air the no longer in production daytime talker "Katie" in 2012, following ABC's decision to secede the 3:00 PM ET/2:00 PM PT network time slot to their affiliates in hopes that most of them would choose to pick up the talk show, has resulted in some of those stations deciding to move the network's "General Hospital" back to where it aired for more than 25 of its 51+ year run, it was confirmed today by ABC. READ MORE
  • Billy Flynn Joins ‘Days of our Lives’ As New Chad DiMera

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    Yann Bean Photography
    With NBC's "Days of our Lives" currently filming 4-5 months ahead of airdate, one has to wonder how the daytime drama series manages to keep storyline and casting secrets under wraps before the world begins chattering. Well one such secret is finally out of the bag. The drama series has cast daytime newcomer Billy Flynn in the contract role of Chad DiMera, who was previously portrayed by Casey Deidrick. READ MORE
  • ‘GH’ Set to Switch Time Slots

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Some major news is in the works regarding ABC’s sudser, “General Hospital:” The soap opera is switching time slots! READ MORE
  • ‘AMC’ Alum Sarah Michelle Gellar Remembers Robin Williams

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    John P Iblis/JPI Studios
    The world was shocked by the news of actor Robin Williams’ suicide on Monday, August 11, and his “The Crazy Ones” co-star, Sarah Michelle Gellar (ex-Kendall Hart, “All My Children”) was no exception. The actress released a statement to People.com about the actor, calling him the father she “always dreamed of having.” READ MORE