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  • ‘B&B’s’ Jennifer Gareis Returning to ‘Y&R!’

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Remember the sizzling summer appearance “The Bold and the Beautiful’s” Jennifer Gareis (Donna Forrester) made on “The Young and the Restless?” Well, so did the Genoa City powers that be, as they’ve asked the actress to come back for more! READ MORE
  • WATCH: ‘OLTL’s’ Sean Ringgold Cleared of Sexual Abuse Charges; Actor Opens Up About Horrific Ordeal

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    Steven Bergman
    The last year for former “One Life to Live” actor Sean Ringgold (ex-Shaun Evans) has unfolded almost as if his real life is a daytime soap opera: First, the actor-turned-bodyguard was accused of sexual abuse and rape, and now he’s finally putting the ordeal to rest after a New Jersey court cleared him of the serious charges. READ MORE
  • Justin Hartley Finally Speaks Up About Taking Over the Role of ‘Y&R’s’ Adam!

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    When Soap Opera Network broke the news that Justin Hartley’s first airdate as Adam Newman would be Wednesday, November 5, it felt like the actor’s Genoa City premiere date couldn’t come fast enough. And now that the actor has finally spoken up about joining the sudser in a new interview, the anticipation is even greater! Some fans have expressed their fear that taking over the role — which was previously played by Michael Muhney — will be an uphill battle for the actor, and guess what? He’s not only aware of the challenges, but is tackling them... READ MORE
  • Judge Slaps Crystal Hunt With Three Years Probation For Attacking Bar Patron

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    J. Graylock/JPI Studios
    As Soap Opera Network previously reported, former “Guiding Light” and “One Life to Live” star Crystal Hunt (ex-Lizzie Spaulding; ex-Stacy Morasco) was facing up to four years in prison after allegedly attacking a woman in a West Hollywood bar in December of 2013, but a sentencing in court on Friday, October 17, left her with a much lesser punishment for the crime: Three years of formal probation and 45 days working for the California Department of Transportation. READ MORE
  • Ratings: Good Week For Y&R

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    Sony Pictures Television
    Ratings Report for the Week of October 6-10, 2014 READ MORE
  • ‘Criminal Minds’ Episode Featuring Eden Riegel Powers Show to Primetime Win

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    CBS/Criminal Minds
    The Wednesday, October 15 episode of CBS' "Criminal Minds" featuring former "All My Children" and "The Young and the Restless" actress Eden Riegel found the primetime series growing week-to-week in Total Viewers and the key Adults 18-49 sales demo. READ MORE
  • RATINGS: Growth Is The Word for CBS Daytime; ‘The Talk’ Matches ‘The View’ in Key Demos

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    CBS
    As previously reported, everyone loves CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and the year-to-year growth in Total Viewers, Women 25-54 and Women 18-49 during the week of October 6-10, 2014 continues to prove that point. In addition to "Y&R," CBS is experiencing overall growth with "The Bold and the Beautiful," "The Price is Right," "Let's Make a Deal" and "The Talk." In the case of "B&B," the soap is seeing plenty of women enjoying the storyline surrounding Ridge Forrester (Thorsten Kaye) and Caroline Spencer Forrester (Linsey Godfrey) along with the happenings of Hope Logan (Kim Matula) following the recent... READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’ Brings Back Julianne Morris as Amy Wilson; Will Character Spell Trouble for Nick and Sharon?

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Get ready for a blast from the past, “The Young and the Restless” fans: The sudser is bringing back Julianne Morris Polaha to play Amy Wilson! READ MORE
  • DAYTIME RATINGS: Should Advertisers Consider Men Over Women?

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    Peter Kramer/NBC
    Each Monday, we plan to publish our weekly Daytime Ratings Report, which covers the broadcast soaps, game shows and talk shows. Unfortunately, due to an arm injury I sustained last Thursday, my typing skills have been put to the test and the report was delayed. Alas, I'm feeling a lot less pain than I did for much of the past week so here now is the daytime ratings report for the week of September 29-October 3, 2014. Better late than never, right? This week we highlight how the broadcast shows ranked overall in Total Viewers, Men 18+, Adults 18-49 and... READ MORE
  • EVERYONE WATCHES CBS DAYTIME: Network Honors Lineup With Plaque Commemorating 28 Years at #1

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    CBS Daytime
    On Thursday, September 25, Soap Opera Network reported that CBS completed its 28th year as the most watched network in daytime with its highly ranked lineup consisting of soap operas "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful," game shows "The Price is Right" and "Let's Make a Deal," and growing talker "The Talk." In honor of their continued success the network has bestowed upon the cast and crews of each program a plaque that highlights key reasons everyone watches CBS Daytime. READ MORE