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  • Victoria Rowell Launches ‘The Rich and the Ruthless’ Kickstarter Campaign

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    Kickstarter
    "We're going to bring you fresh faces, other faces, familiar faces...primetime, daytime, film stars...you're gonna be so excited! I'm bringing you bubblicious, soapalicous, down and dirty, evil dressing room dalliances, sexy, steamy...wow, I lost myself there," says Victoria Rowell enthusiastically and physically to viewers in a promo highlighting her Kickstarter campaign to help fund "The Rich and the Ruthless," a primetime pilot she hopes will placate fans of "The Young and the Restless," who for a number of years have been clamoring for her to return as Drucilla Winters. The potential series follows Rowell's success with her books "Secrets... READ MORE
  • John Reilly on Possible ‘GH’ Return: ‘If ABC Wants To Do It, Then They [Need] To Talk To Me About It’

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    After a Twitter hoax raised, then dashed the hopes of "General Hospital" fans looking to see John Reilly return to the ABC Daytime drama series as Sean Donnelly, rumors have continued to persist, but the actor has set the record straight via Soap Opera Network. READ MORE
  • Deadline Extended in CBS and Time Warner Cable Dispute; Which Side Are You On?

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
    CBS Corporation and Time Warner Cable (TWC) have been embroiled in a carriage dispute since the expiration of their contract on June 30, and as a result the two sides gave Wednesday, July 24 as their deadline to come to an agreement before millions of CBS viewers were left in the dark. Thankfully, the two companies continued discussions and were able to extend their deadline several times since. Last night was the latest scheduled deadline, but both parties failed to come to an agreement yet again and have now set Friday, August 2 at 5:00 PM ET as the... READ MORE
  • OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Finally Turns A Profit

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    OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
    In May of this year, David Zaslav, CEO, Discovery Communications, stated that OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network would turn a profit for the first time at some point later this year. The network, which launched January 1, 2011 as a replacement of the Discovery Health Channel, has done it ahead of schedule. READ MORE
  • GH FAN CLUB WEEKEND: Laura Wright Renews Contract; Emma Samms Returns; Connie Dies!

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    It's been an eventful "General Hospital" Fan Club Weekend thus far and so far we've learned that Laura Wright (Carly Jacks) has renewed her contract with the ABC Daytime soap as the actress tells Soap Opera Network, "I just recently signed a four year contract." The actress joined the "GH" cast in November 2005. READ MORE
  • ‘DAYS’ Kristian Alfonso Sticking To Salem

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    Corday Productions, Inc.
    With more than 30 years under her belt portraying Hope Brady on NBC's "Days of our Lives," Kristian Alfonso has signed a new contract with the daytime drama series that'll keep her in Salem for the foreseeable future, reports Soap Opera Digest. READ MORE
  • RATINGS: ‘The Talk’ Delivers Largest Audience Ever

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
    While the soaps are all up year-to-year in total viewers and key sales demos, CBS' "The Talk" is also showing signs of solid growth. Last week (week of July 15-19, 2013), the daytime talk show, hosted by Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler, Sara Gilbert, Julie Chen and Sheryl Underwood, recorded its largest weekly audience ever as the program averaged 2.62 million viewers. READ MORE
  • Kelly Sullivan Tapes Her Last Episode of ‘GH’ Today

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Shortly after it was announced that Kelly Sullivan would be departing ABC's "General Hospital," as a result of the soap opting to write her characters (Kate Howard/Connie Falconeri) off the canvas, the actress stated on her Facebook page, "I am not returning to 'GH' after August. This is not a contract issue, I have been written off the show.” It was unclear at the time whether August meant airdate or tape date. Things have since become clear as the actress has revealed on her Twitter page that she will be taping her last episode of the daytime drama series... READ MORE
  • Ratings: Good Week For GH/B&B

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    Ratings Report for the Week of July 15-19, 2013 READ MORE
  • OWN Ratings Revealed: Are ‘AMC’ and ‘OLTL’ Soaring or Falling Flat?

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    Soap fans were thrilled when Oprah Winfrey’s network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, announced that it would be airing a summer soap opera fling in which the first 40 episodes of the online soaps “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” would broadcast over a 10 week period. And with the possibility of the network… Read More » READ MORE