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(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Weeknights on SOAPnet" is no more as Disney/ABC has opted to pull the plug on SOAPnet. In the biggest shocker to hit daytime since the cancellations of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns," Disney/ABC Television Group announced today that they have decided to discontinue SOAPnet, the 24-hour cable network devoted to daytime and primetime soaps. The news was first reported by the New York Times."The launch of Disney Junior in the U.S. is the next step in our global preschool strategy, which began 10 years ago with the premiere of our first dedicated preschool channel in the...

on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 @ 2:00 PM
Photo: ABCWednesday, May 26, 2010 3:05 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" travels to Jersey for an exciting summer location shoot.  This week, the ABC sudser as started filming on location in and around Hopewell Township in Mercer County, New Jersey.  According to The Trentonian newspaper, "Yesterday's (Tuesday) action took place at the beautfiul Quarry Swimming club, 'The Old Swimming Hole since 1928' at 180 Crusher Road...in a dark leafy glade above the scenic quarry." Today's filming will take place at Palmer Square in Princeton, followed by a Pennington roadside, which will feature car stunts and fighting scenes. "One Life to Live" publicist Lauri Hogan tells the paper that the backdrop...

on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 @ 11:00 PM
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCWednesday, May 26, 2010 12:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The popular "One Life to Live" actress will attend a reading of Jennifer Egan's new book "A Visit from the Goon Squad."  On Thursday evening, June 10th, Lozano (who plays Téa Delgado on "One Life to Live") will join television and film actor, and Tony Award winning Broadway performer, Malcolm Gets in reading passages from the book, which is scheduled to be released a earlier the same week.  Another leading actor who will be attending the event is expected to be announced shortly.  In addition to the readings, the evening...

on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 @ 10:30 PM
Photo: ABCTuesday, May 25, 2010 11:30 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- For the second time in a week, ABC has decided to air a different encore episode of one of their daytime soaps on Memorial Day than what was originally scheduled.  This time around, the network has opted to re-air the May 4th, 2010 episode of "General Hospital," in which Michael admits in court that he murdered Claudia, in place of the earlier announced encore of the January 29th, 2010 episode (in which Sonny shoots his own son).  Last week, ABC has changed their mind about which episode of the soap to...

on Monday, May 24, 2010 @ 12:00 PM
Monday, May 24, 2010 at 1:00 PM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: Donna Svennevik/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of May 24, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: TeasersMonday: Title Not Available -- John explains to Natalie what she saw between him and Marty.  Natalie dosen't tell John about her fling with Brody.  Jessica tells Brody her memory has returned.  Markko tries to calm down.  Ford is beaten and left for dead.  Penny gets Rex and Gigi out of jail.   Tuesday: Title Not Available -- Cristian and Layla discover Ford...
Photo: ABCMonday, May 24, 2010 at 12:30 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Quick Peeks for the Week of May 24, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Quick PeeksMonday: (Episode #10692) -- John explains his feelings to Natalie; Jessica tells Brody she remembers everything. (Rated: TV14 L, S, V)Tuesday: (Episode #10693) -- Cristian and Layla make a horrific discovery; Markko suffers a sprained wrist. (Rated: TV14 S, V)Wednesday: (Episode #10694) -- Rex and Gigi get more clues; Dorian covers for Langston. (Rated: TVPG S)Thursday: (Episode #10695) -- Todd hires someone to find Hannah; John questions Markko....
Photo: CenterStageNY.comSaturday, May 22, 2010 11:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Spend an afternoon with your favorite TV and Broadway stars and help celebrate their success. On Sunday, May 23rd, Florencia Lozano (Téa) and Terrell Tilford (Greg) will appear at the "Roots of Success Symposium" sponsored by the Developing Artists Theater Company in New York City.  They will be joined by other television and stars, who will "share their experiences moving on up through the branches of the tree of success in this intimate setting at Center Stage, New York."  The moderator will be Broadway star Russell G. Jones (OBIE Award winner for...

on Saturday, May 22, 2010 @ 1:30 PM
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCSaturday, May 22, 2010 at 2:30 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Markko is arrested this week on "One Life to Live."           ONE LIFE TO LIVE: At a GlanceWill Natalie and Brody be able to keep their tryst a secret?Monday: (Episode 2009217/42217) -- John makes a surprising declaration to Natalie.  Langston may finally tell Starr the truth.  Rex and Gigi look inside a mysterious box.Tuesday: (Episode 2009218/42218) -- Cristian and Layla come upon a shocking scene.  Téa insists on representing Todd.  Markko ends up in the ER with a sprained wrist.Wednesday: (Episode 2009219/42219) -- Dorian covers for Langston. Téa tries to get the...

on Saturday, May 22, 2010 @ 2:00 AM
Photo: Chris Haston/PeopleSaturday, May 22, 2010 2:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Marcia! Marcia! Marcia!" Soap Opera Digest reports that "Brady Bunch" star Eve Plumb recently auditioned for a role on "One Life to Live."  Best known as awkward middle child Jan Brady (who was ever jealous of her older sister Marcia) on the 1969-74 sitcom "The Brady Bunch," the 52-year old Plumb tells SOD that she wouldn't object to returning to daytime soaps.  In 2003, she played June Landau on "All My Children," which she described as "Such a treat.  I've been a long-time 'AMC' fan, and to appear opposite...

on Friday, May 21, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Photo: ABCFriday, May 21, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Settling the score. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Penny helps get Rex and Gigi released from jail. They find old photos in the box, which leads them to Sangre De Cristo Range in Wheeler Park. On Wednesday, May 26, Rex and Gigi locate the cabin from picture and find a stack of letters. Later they discover that his parents where named Rick and Lili, and that they parted ways after a short romance in Sante Fe. Elsewhere in Llanview, Blair takes Téa to get her first...

on Friday, May 21, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABCFriday, May 21, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Revenge is a dish best served cold. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Jason finds Michael physically battered and unresponsive in his jail cell on Monday, May 24. Michael begins to open up to Jason. Jason works on teaching Michael self defense techniques. Michael presses Jason to drop the topic when he continues to try to pry the truth out about who hurt him. Kristina's ire towards Sonny returns after visiting Michael. Nikolas accuses Elizabeth of purposely trying to lose their child on Tuesday, May 25. Helena confides...

on Friday, May 21, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Photo: Steve Fenn/ABCFriday, May 21, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The trouble with trouble. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Tad, Krystal, Colby and Damon celebrate Krystal's new venture together as a jealous Liza watches on from afar. Liza's tactics to keep Damon and Colby apart bring the pair closer than they've ever been on Wednesday, May 26. Amanda plans her wedding. Annie bristles when Greenlee shows up at Emma's birthday party. On Thursday, May 27, Angie takes Jesse's advice on how best to deal with Hayward. Ryan agrees to go out on a date with a delighted...

on Thursday, May 20, 2010 @ 11:00 PM
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCFriday, May 21, 2010 12:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live's" Jessica Brennan wants to hear from you. Ever wanted to ask Bree Williamson a question about life in Llanview, Jessica's tumultous relationship with Brody, or her recent Daytime Emmy nomination?  If so, here's your chance.  On Wednesday, May 26th, ABC.com is hosting a live chat with the actress from 3:30 to 4:30 pm ET.  In order to participate, you must be registered at ABC.com and visit the "Bree live chat" page any time during the designated hour and sign in.  Also, during the chat you can sign into your Facebook, MySpace, and/or Twitter accounts,...

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