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  • ‘OLTL’s’ August Casting Notes

    ‘OLTL’s’ August Casting Notes

    Tuesday, July 14, 2009 1:50 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” casting happenings for the month of August. With the cancellation of “Guiding Light” all but certain come September, it appears that “One Life to Live” may be interested in more than just their former castmember Gina Tognoni. It now… Read More »

  • ‘AMC’s’ July Casting Notes

    ‘AMC’s’ July Casting Notes

    Monday, July 13, 2009 4:20 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Casting happenings for the month of July on “All My Children.” Now that the District Attorney has been murdered too, look for Assistant District Attorney Andrew Willis to take over Stuart Chandler’s (David Canary) murder investigation and trial. A.D.A. Willis, played by Lorenzo Pisoni, was… Read More »

  • Amid Jackson Drama, Daytime is Left Scrambling

    Amid Jackson Drama, Daytime is Left Scrambling

    Saturday, July 11, 2009 7:21 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The memorial service for Michael “The King of Pop” Jackson on Tuesday, July 7 resulted in six of the remaining eight soap operas not airing, which has pushed five soaps behind schedule and one canceled soap airless. ABC’s “All My Children,” “General… Read More »

  • David Kreizman Joins ‘World Turns’ Writing Team

    David Kreizman Joins ‘World Turns’ Writing Team

    Saturday, July 11, 2009 6:01 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Further confirming that “Guiding Light” will truly come to an end when it last airs on Friday, September 18 on CBS, TeleNext Media, producers of the soap, announced on Wednesday, July 8 that “Guiding Light” Head Writer David Kreizman will join the… Read More »

  • Melody Thomas Scott Re-Ups with ‘Y&R’

    Robert Voets/CBS
    Robert Voets/CBS
    After months of speculation that Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman) was getting the shaft by CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and its producer Sony Pictures Television, TV Guide Magazine's Michael Logan sat down with the actress who confirms that she has signed a new deal with the soap after contract negotiations hit a stand-still. READ MORE
  • Greg Vaughan Discusses Rumors and Fans

    Greg Vaughan Discusses Rumors and Fans

    Saturday, July 11, 2009 4:03 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The rarely seen Greg Vaughan (Lucky Spencer) of ABC’s “General Hospital” addresses rumors of his being dropped to recurring status by the soap and his desire to hear what his fan’s think should happen on the drama series. On Wednesday, July 8,… Read More »

  • Robin Strasser Ponders if Her ‘Life’ is Worth Living

    Robin Strasser Ponders if Her ‘Life’ is Worth Living

    Saturday, July 11, 2009 1:06 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — After being asked to take a huge paycut, Robin Strasser delays making a “big announcement” on her hotline concerning her future with “One Life to Live,” in the role of Dr. Dorian Cramer Lord. “Just in case my paranoia is correct and… Read More »

  • Michael Jackson Memorial Service Schedule

    Michael Jackson Memorial Service Schedule

    Monday, July 6, 2009 10:51 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The celebration of Michael Jackson’s life and death will interrupt programming on several broadcast and cable networks on Tuesday, July 7 as friends, family and fans pay their respects to the pop icon whose death on Thursday, June 25, shocked the world… Read More »

  • SOAPnet Ready to Break Out

    SOAPnet Ready to Break Out

    Monday, July 6, 2009 7:05 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — As we entered the 2nd half of 2009 last week and we gear up for a new television season in September on the broadcast networks, you’d think no network would be thinking ahead of the pack and setting its sights on what’s… Read More »

  • Who Needs Kate? Lisa LoCicero Placed on Contract

    Who Needs Kate? Lisa LoCicero Placed on Contract

    Sunday, July 5, 2009 4:20 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) – Just three months after bumping Megan Ward (Kate Howard) to recurring status, ABC’s “General Hospital” has upgraded Ward’s onscreen sister cousin, Lisa LoCicero (Olivia Falconeri), to contract status. Since joining the cast of “General Hospital” in 2008, LoCicero’s Olivia has enjoyed a taudry affair with Johnny… Read More »