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  • The Behind the Scenes Drama at ABC Daytime Keeps on Popping as Network is Now Being Sued!

    The Behind the Scenes Drama at ABC Daytime Keeps on Popping as Network is Now Being Sued!

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Oh ABC, ABC, ABC…or should I say ABC Daytime? In the two weeks since you opted to cancel the soaps citing poor financial returns and low ratings at "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," which caused backlash within the television community, a major advertiser pulls their ads off your network and… Read More »

  • Roger Howarth’s First ‘One Life’ Airdate Revealed

    Roger Howarth’s First ‘One Life’ Airdate Revealed

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — As we previously reported, Roger Howarth is set to return to “One Life to Live” this spring. And, while it isn’t clear if he will be reprising his signature role as Todd Manning, or if he’ll be playing someone else, fans can expect to see Howarth back in Llanview sooner than previously expected.… Read More »

  • ‘Precious’ Star Barret Helms Joins Cast of ‘One Life to Live’

    ‘Precious’ Star Barret Helms Joins Cast of ‘One Life to Live’

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — It seems that not even cancellation can stop the long-running ABC soap from introducing new characters. With less than nine months left until the final episode is set to air, “One Life to Live” has cast Barret Helms in the newly created contract role of “Baz.” Fans may remember Helms from his role… Read More »

  • Cady McClain Returning to ‘AMC’ to Usher Out Another Canceled Soap?

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    ABC
    Earlier today, Soap Opera Digest posted breaking news on their website when they reported that actress Cady McClain would be returning to ABC's "All My Children" in the role of Dixie Cooney. Shortly afterward, Soaps in Depth posted their own version of the news. Who to believe? At this point, it doesn't matter as long as Dixie's back! Then again, Cady did return in early 2010 when Dixie, who died via poisoned pancakes (what were the writers thinking?), and her ghost/spirit was used to usher out Palmer Cortlandt, who had "died" on the soap a few months after his... READ MORE
  • What You Talkin’ Bout Chrishell (Stause)?

    What You Talkin’ Bout Chrishell (Stause)?

    UPDATE POSTED @ 12:49 PM ET: Chrishell Stause has updated her twitter page and noted that she's hearing confirmation on the rumors that we've all been talking about (which  rumor is that exactly?). Meanwhile, she denied tweeting the picture of the Easter Eggs as posted by an anti-executive twitter account. Soap Opera Network apologizes for attributing that… Read More »

  • ‘General Hospital’ Casts Brenda’s REAL Kid?

    ‘General Hospital’ Casts Brenda’s REAL Kid?

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — You got to love ABC Daytime for its usage of the word REAL in its on air promos when touting the return of Rebecca Budig as the REAL Greenlee Smythe on "All My Children" back in 2008, but this isn't about Greenlee so let's have none of that. On the networks "General Hospital,"… Read More »

  • From ‘Madea’ to ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘AMC’ Starlets Hit the Big Screen

    From ‘Madea’ to ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘AMC’ Starlets Hit the Big Screen

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The talented Shannon Kane played Natalia Fowler on “All My Children” from October 2008 to February 2011, and recently returned for a week long visit in late March. Socialite in training turned actress Leven Rambin played the sweet autistic Lily Montgomery from June 2004 to June 2008 and the dual role of the… Read More »

  • Disney Insider: ‘SOAPnet: We’re Not Done With You Yet’

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Could the incompetence of a network executive get any uglier? Why yes, it can! The latest in a series of blunders by Brian Frons, President, Daytime, Disney/ABC Television Group, since the announcement that he has decided to "evolve" ABC Daytime by canceling "All My Children and "One Life to Live" by replacing them with "The Chew" and "The Revolution," while sticking his foot in his mouth in interview (Deadline.com), after interview (Entertainment Weekly), after interview (The Wrap), comes a scathing report by another Disney Insider that paints Frons as an executive without much imagineers (Disney speak for imagination). READ MORE
  • ‘AMC’s’ Bianca Set to Make Time For Romance?

    ‘AMC’s’ Bianca Set to Make Time For Romance?

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children’s” has cast a date for their resident lesbian. Will her romantic drought finally come to an end? Michelle Rose will debut on “All My Children” this week. She will be portraying Louise, the beautiful blind date JR Chandler (Jacob Young) sets up Bianca Montgomery (Christina Bennett Lind) with. Unfortunately, with… Read More »

  • ‘One Life’ Casting a Couple of New Minor Characters

    ‘One Life’ Casting a Couple of New Minor Characters

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” may be going off the air in nine months, but that is stopping the show was casting more characters. Earlier this week, the soap put out two new audition scripts for upcoming minor roles. The first script is for the role of “Mr. Baker.” The scene opens in with… Read More »