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  • Steve Richard Harris Tends on ‘Y&R’ Elite

    Steve Richard Harris Tends on ‘Y&R’ Elite

    Monday, June 29, 2009 1:45 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — After two short-term gigs on ABC and NBC soaps, will CBS’ “The Young and the Restless” give Steve Richard Harris the chance to break into daytime once and for all? Steve Richard Harris made his debut on the soap earlier this year… Read More »

  • Sebastian Roche Brings Evil Back to Port Charles

    Sebastian Roche Brings Evil Back to Port Charles

    Monday, June 29, 2009 12:39 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Sebastian Roche is bringing Jerry Jacks back to Port Charles for another go around of violence and mayhem on ABC’s “General Hospital.” Roche, who took over the role of Jerry in 2007 after originator Julian Stone was not asked back, is said… Read More »

  • ‘OLTL’ Star Fired for Not Being ‘Gay Friendly’

    ‘OLTL’ Star Fired for Not Being ‘Gay Friendly’

    Saturday, June 27, 2009 11:29 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Patricia Mauceri, who has portrayed Carlotta Vega on “One Life to Live” since 1995, has been fired from the show for what is said to be her refusal to participate in the soap’s upcoming gay storyline. Daytime Confidential broke the news of Mauceri’s… Read More »

  • Gina Tognoni OUT! Actress Bolts from ‘GL’

    Gina Tognoni OUT! Actress Bolts from ‘GL’

    Saturday, June 27, 2009 10:18 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — TV Guide Canada‘s Nelson Branco is reporting that Gina Tognoni’s last tape date as Dinah Marler on CBS’ “Guiding Light” was Friday, June 26. It is understood that despite the cancellation of “Light” in April, the actresses contract was set to expire… Read More »

  • John Driscoll’s ‘Y&R’ Debut Set

    John Driscoll’s ‘Y&R’ Debut Set

    Friday, June 26, 2009 5:57 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Just one day after pondering when John Driscoll would make his long-awaited “Young and Restless” debut as Phillip Chancellor IV, Soap Opera Network has learned that a date has been set. According to sources, Driscoll’s first airdate is set for Thursday, July… Read More »

  • ‘One Life to Live’ Welcomes Two New Cast Members

    ‘One Life to Live’ Welcomes Two New Cast Members

    Wednesday, June 24, 2009 11:59 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The invasion of new characters into Llanview continues as “One Life to Live” cast two recurring roles. Best known for his 1997-2000 stint in Pine Valley as “All My Chidren’s” Dr. Jake Martin, Michael Lowry has been cast by sister soap “OLTL”… Read More »

  • Bruce Weitz Brings Anthony Back to ‘GH’

    Bruce Weitz Brings Anthony Back to ‘GH’

    Wednesday, June 24, 2009 8:57 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Bruce Weitz returns to ABC’s “General Hospital” as Anthony Zacchara. Nearly five months since he was sent to prison for his crimes, Anthony Zacchara is ready for a visit from one of his enemies on the Friday, July 10 episode of “GH”… Read More »

  • Sean Kanan Lands in Genoa City

    Sean Kanan Lands in Genoa City

    Wednesday, June 24, 2009 3:51 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Sean Kanan is heading to CBS’ “The Young and the Restless” as Deacon Sharpe is resurrected on daytime’s number one drama series. Soap Opera Network has learned that Kanan, last seen as Adam McNeil in the independent movie “Jack Rio” in 2008,… Read More »

  • Tuc Watkins Shows His ‘Sentimental’ Side

    Tuc Watkins Shows His ‘Sentimental’ Side

    Tuesday, June 23, 2009 10:57 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — When he’s not rubbing elbows with “Desperate Housewives” or enjoying his “One Life to Live,” Tuc Watkins turns to the popular website “Funny or Die” for help releasing his comedic talents. Founded in 2007 by Adam McKay and “Saturday Night Live” alum Will… Read More »

  • ‘OLTL’ July Casting Report

    ‘OLTL’ July Casting Report

    Tuesday, June 23, 2009 1:35 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — With summer upon us, here are a few casting tidbits for “One Life to Live.” Chris Stack (Michael McBain) appears to be heading back the hallways and operating rooms of Llanview Hospital later since summer, albeit briefly.  The actor only last Wednesday departed… Read More »