Special Report: Lying to Her Face, ABC Sets Susan Lucci Up for Embarrassment; Plus Timeline to Demise of ABC Daytime Soaps
on Sunday, May 15, 2011 @ 5:35 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After beginning her press tour in promotion of her new memoir "All My Life," Susan Lucci vehemently denied rumors of "All My Children's" demise as anything but and that said rumors were not coming from ABC. While ABC didn't publicly create the rumor, they sure didn't deny it either...except to Lucci and the cast members and crews at "AMC" and "One Life to Live" after the idea of the two being canceled escalated beyond the networks control in the press. So why did the network leave Lucci to look like a fool on national television for weeks,...
on Saturday, May 14, 2011 @ 1:58 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" fans have yet to learn if Roger Howarth is indeed playing his old alter ego Todd Manning, or if he is playing someone else entirely. However, one thing is for certain. On the same day that Howarth made his much anticipated return to Llanview after a decade's long absence, his character has already been credited with a less-than-subtle name. Upon close inspection of Friday's on-air closing credits of "One Life to Live," Howarth's on-screen persona was referred to only as "Man with Scar." And if you think that has all the subtly as Jessica's...
Exclusive First Look: ‘It’s a Brand New Day’ at ABC Daytime this Fall When Network Debuts ‘Chew’ and ‘Revolution’
on Saturday, May 14, 2011 @ 12:41 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Pine Valley drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Monday's episode of "All My Children," courtesy of ABC.com. Scott, Ryan, and Greenlee await news regarding the condition of Madison's baby. Kendall tells Griffin she was worried about him. AndAll My ChildrenSneak Peek
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Llanview drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Monday's episode of "One Life to Live," courtesy of ABC.com. Matthew asks Destiny why she has been so distant from him since they had sex. Marty encounter the teens as she tries to escape with Liam. And John asks Natalie if she remembers what happened.One Life to LiveSneak Peek
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Port Charles drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Monday's episode of "General Hospital," courtesy of ABC.com. Carly keeps Luccian safe. Dante takes Suzanne into custody. And Brenda vents to Spinelli.General HospitalSneak Peek
on Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 9:53 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In its latest issue on newsstands now, Soap Opera Digest is reporting that there are rumors that "All My Children's" Chrishell Stause (Amanda Martin) will be leaving the recently canceled soap opera prior to its January 2012 finale, even though the soap last airs on Friday, September 23, 2011 and yes, they wrote that in their magazine, not I. Either which way, Soap Opera Network spoke with Stause herself right after the Twitter controversy that sparked Digest's report.The story, first reported by Soap Opera Network on Monday, April 25, goes that Stause had tweeted Ryan Basford, a...
on Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 8:37 PM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "All My Children" during the week of May 16, 2011. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Tad confides his "romantic" dilemma to Angie. Cara asks Tad to tell her about Dixie. On Tuesday, May 17, Liza cautions Angie that Jesse is in trouble after spotting him in another suspicious situation. Angie confronts Jesse. Maya is affected when Opal fills her in on the history between Asher & Caleb. Frankie questions if Maya is having second thoughts. Greenlee & Emma offer each other support. Madison softens towards Scott. Ryan & Madison touch their baby...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "One Life to Live" during the week of May 16, 2011. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Todd attempts to secure a confession from Tomas on Monday, May 16. However, Tomas warns Todd that he knows what he's been hiding. Téa is shocked when Todd claims he was wrong about her brother. Both Téa and Blair are puzzled by the sudden change in Todd's story. Calmar advises Tomas that his fate is connected to Todd's. Téa tells Tomas about Todd's change of heart. Elsewhere in Llanview, Aubrey...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "General Hospital" during the week of May 16, 2011. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Elizabeth falls apart when history appears to be in the process of repeating itself on Tuesday, May 17. Luke is unable to ignore how much his son is still suffering because of him. Lucky struggles after a chance encounter with Kristina. Anthony goads Lucky. Steve & Olivia make time for romance on Wednesday, May 18. Spinelli & Sam spend some quality time together. On Thursday, May 19, a drunk (and self-destructive) Luke gets inside Jason's head. Sam & Alexis...
on Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 4:39 AM
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Currently appearing on The CW's "90210," rumors persist that actor Freddie Smith will be joining the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" in a contract role. Some of the rumors are going as far as to say that he will portray the love interest of Will Horton (Chandler Massey), who is also rumored to be the character the soap will reveal as being gay. When contacted by Soap Opera Network, a "DAYS" representative confirmed that it is indeed a rumor, but could not confirm published reports. A representative for Smith was unable to provide any details on...
on Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 3:37 AM
Additional reporting by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While it was widely expected to happen, ABC is now confirming that Thorsten Kaye has indeed signed on to return to "All My Children" in the role of Zach Slater, the presumed dead husband of Kendall Hart Slater, as the daytime soap begins counting down to its final episode. Kaye is "coming back sometime later this summer" reports an ABC representative to Soap Opera Network in confirming the news. Based on a posting on his official website the actor will begin filming in late June, which would place his first airdate as late July...