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  • Actor Johnny Palermo dies in car accident

    Actor Johnny Palermo dies in car accident

    Wednesday, June 10, 2009 8:58 PM ET | The Hollywood Reporter (HollywoodReporter.com) — Actor Johnny Palermo, who appeared in more than 30 television shows in his brief career, died June 8 in an early morning car accident in North Hollywood. He was 27. His girlfriend, Alessandra Giangrande, who was driving at the time, was also… Read More »

  • Lynn Herring Heads to Oakdale

    Lynn Herring Heads to Oakdale

    Tuesday, June 9, 2009 8:37 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Lynn Herring (ex-Lucy Coe, “General Hospital”; “Port Charles”) is making her highly anticipated return to daytime television next month when she joins the cast of CBS’ “As The World Turns” in the recurring role of Audrey, reports TV Guide Magazine. Audrey is… Read More »

  • Ronnie Marmo Brings Fun to ‘GH’

    Ronnie Marmo Brings Fun to ‘GH’

    Tuesday, June 9, 2009 7:44 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The entertaining Ronnie Marmo is heading to Port Charles next month as the actor joins the cast of “General Hospital” in the recurring role of “Ronnie” on the ABC Daytime Drama series. Marmo first airs on Thursday, July 9. While character details… Read More »

  • Will Gina Tognoni Find New ‘Life’ in Llanview?

    Will Gina Tognoni Find New ‘Life’ in Llanview?

    Saturday, June 6, 2009 12:10 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Daytime Emmy-Award winning actress Gina Tognoni is ‘thisclose’ to signing a contract to return to “One Life to Live” when “Guiding Light” bites the dust this fall, according to TVGuide Canada’s The Suds Report.   Tognoni, a former Miss Rhode Island Teen USA and Miss… Read More »

  • Stars Attend ‘Taking of Pelham 123′ Premiere

    Stars Attend ‘Taking of Pelham 123′ Premiere

    Friday, June 5, 2009 1:46 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Stars from daytime and primetime attended the premiere of summer’s highly anticipated film, “The Taking of Pelham 123,” starring Denzel Washingston and John Travolta. The film hits theaters on Friday, June 12. {igallery 10} Discussion:

  • Brooks’ ‘DAYS’ End for ‘State’ College

    Brooks’ ‘DAYS’ End for ‘State’ College

    Thursday, June 4, 2009 11:24 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Actor Darin Brooks is headed out of Salem when he takes his “Days of our Lives” character, Max Brady, to London after Max thinks over Chelsea’s (Rachel Melvin) idea of him moving in with her seriously. In a recent interview with Soap Opera Digest, Brooks… Read More »

  • It’s Martha’s ‘World’ on ‘General Hospital’

    It’s Martha’s ‘World’ on ‘General Hospital’

    Thursday, June 4, 2009 10:43 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — After exiting CBS’ “As The World Turns” after tough contract negotiations, Martha Byrne is ready to hit the ground running this month when she debuts as Andrea Floyd on ABC’s “General Hospital.” Andrea is the wife of the town’s prestigious Mayor Garrett… Read More »

  • It’s Official: Tuc Watkins Returning to Llanview

    It’s Official: Tuc Watkins Returning to Llanview

    Thursday, June 4, 2009 9:58 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” is now confirming that Tuc Watkins will reprise the role of David Vickers this summer, and interact with “several of the show’s core families.”  In an update to a story SON first brought you on Wednesday, Tuc Watkins will… Read More »

  • Hapka’s Steamy Surprise Welcoming on ‘DAYS’

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    Mark Hapka marks his steamy debut on Wednesday, June 17 as Nathan Jannings on NBC's "Days of our Lives." In this photo released by JPI Studios, Hapka gives actress Molly Burnett and her character Melanie Layton a welcoming surprise after the two meet under unusual circumstances. READ MORE
  • SOAPnet Audience Continues to Grow

    SOAPnet Audience Continues to Grow

    Thursday, June 4, 2009 2:37 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Primetime viewership for SOAPnet, the network for soaps, increased in May for the fourth straight month, and reached a new high in several key demos. In a press release issued Tuesday by the upstart cable/satellite network dedicated to the daytime drama, viewership for… Read More »