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As previously reported, “The 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" will be streamed live online for the first time beginning at 8:00 PM EST/5:00 PM PST on Sunday, June 22, when fans of programming airing between the hours of 2:00 AM and 6:00 PM can tune into www.daytimeemmys.net for the telecast, which will be streamed from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.This is the first time in its history that the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) will be utilizing the online platform to broadcast the awards show, and it does so in the hopes that audiences around the world will be able to engage in an event which celebrates programs that are known internationally and boast a global fan base.“We are so thrilled to be sharing 'The 41st Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards' with a global audience in such an innovative and contemporary fashion,” said Malachy Wienges, Chairman of NATAS,...
While a host(s) for "The 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" has yet to be named, The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) recently put out a casting call for hosts of its red carpet/social media presentation, which will be executive produced by Paul Colichman and Stephen Jarchow of Here Media.
If you feel like your memory has gone bad after hearing earlier this year that former "One Life to Live" star Kassie DePaiva (ex-Blair Cramer) had joined the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives," you're not alone. The actress, who began filming at the soap in early February, will begin airing on Wednesday, June 18 in the contract role of Eve Donovan (previously portrayed by Charlotte Ross), when the character comes face-to-face with Dr. Daniel Jonas (Shawn Christian).
You heard it here first last month when Soap Opera Network reported that should the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) not secure a television deal in time for the Sunday, June 22 awards telecast of the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, the program will be streamed online.
Famous for her red hair, Phyllis Summers on CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is about to get a new face. As previously reported, Gina Tognoni ("Guiding Light," "One Life to Live") is set to take on the role previously portrayed by Michelle Stafford, who is now appearing on ABC's "General Hospital." For fans wondering if Tognoni will be bringing back the fiery red look, the actress recently tweeted a response using an interesting hair quote/factoid.
On Wednesday, June 4, the official "General Hospital" fan club announced on Twitter (@OfficialGHFC) that Wally Kurth will return as emcee for this year's "Blast from the Past" event, which provides fans with a rare opportunity of seeing past stars from the 51 years of the show together on stage. "It's true. I'm back for another year!" said Kurth on Twitter following the announcement."Blast from the Past" is one of several events taking place during the popular "General Hospital Fan Club Weekend," which gives attendees up close and personal time with many of the show's popular stars. The event is scheduled for Sunday, August 3.Last year the event was a roaring success, as the show celebrated its 50th anniversary, but for those thinking they might not attend this year for whatever reason, keep in mind that the event does not typically happen annually. Under normal circumstances, the event occurs every five years,...

‘GH’s’ Teresa Castillo Delivers Baby Girl

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 11:09 PM EDT
On Thursday, May 29, "General Hospital's" Teresa Castillo (Sabrina Santiago) delivered her first child – a girl – with husband Shane Aaron. The actress tweeted yesterday, "My husband and I are happy to announce the arrival of our baby girl, Victoria Milani. She was born on May 29th. We are in LOVE."
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) is set to formally announce a list of individuals scheduled to attend as presenters for the 41st Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards later today, Soap Opera Network has learned. The list includes several of daytime's biggest and brightest stars, past and present, and a number of behind the scenes talents from "All My Children," "The Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of our Lives," "General Hospital," "One Life to Live" and "The Young and the Restless," among other forms of daytime programming.

R.I.P. Lee Chamberlin (1938-2014)

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Sunday, June 1, 2014 9:56 PM EDT
On Sunday, May 25, Lee Chamberlin, an actress and playwright, died at the age of 76 after a battle with cancer.Born February 14, 1938, soap fans will recall Chamberlin for her portrayal of Pat Baxter on ABC's "All My Children." The character was Dr. Angela Hubbard's (Debbi Morgan) mother and appeared on the daytime soap from 1982 to 1991. The character also appeared on an episode of "Loving."

Michael Muhney Returning to ‘Y&R’?

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Friday, May 30, 2014 9:01 PM EDT
While keeping relatively silent since being let go from CBS' "The Young and the Restless" in early December, actor Michael Muhney (ex-Adam Newman) was reportedly spotted on the CBS Television Studios based set of the daytime drama series recently, reports Soap Opera Digest in its June 9 issue.