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  • AARP Celebrates Blair Underwood’s 50th Birthday!

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    AARP
    Before becoming a highly sought television and film star, Blair Underwood got his acting chops wet with his role as Bobby Blue on ABC's "One Life to Live" in the mid-1980s. Today, August 25, the actor turns the big 5-0, which makes him an official member of AARP. To celebrate his joining the exclusive club, the magazine has created a special edition mock cover of AARP: The Magazine (shown above). READ MORE
  • ‘GH’s’ Sebastian Roche Joins Forces With Liam Neeson in New Thriller

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    Howard Wise/JPI Studios
    Sebastian Roche experienced quite a lot of excitement as “General Hospital’s” Jerry Jax, but even his Port Charles stint couldn’t have prepared him for his latest ride: The French/Scottish actor will be starring opposite Liam Neeson in Universal Picture’s latest thriller, “A Walk Among the Tombstones!” READ MORE
  • Celebrated Comedian Visits ‘B&B’ as Eric Forrester’s Brother!

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    Jennifer Graylock/JPI Studios
    CBS’ dramatic series, “The Bold and the Beautiful,” may be getting a shot of comedic relief: Famous funnyman Fred Willard is heading to the sudser for a four-episode arc as the younger brother of Eric Forrester (John McCook)! READ MORE
  • South African Soap ‘Generations’ Fires Entire Cast Over Salary Dispute! Plans to Cast New Actors Underway; Could American Soaps Handle This?

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    SABC
    Fans of "The Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of our Lives," "General Hospital" and "The Young and the Restless" are very vocal online and social media talking about wanting to see more of the veteran characters and actors of their favorite soap after claims that more attention is being given to the new actors and/or characters, but could they handle an entirely new cast of actors and the introduction of new characters all in one fell swoop? That's what fans of the South African based SABC soap "Generations," not to be confused with NBC's "Generations," will have to get... READ MORE
  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: ‘B&B’s’ Scott Clifton Shows The Classy Way To Do It

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    YouTube
    If you ever thought that "The Bold and the Beautiful's" Scott Clifton (Liam Spencer) had a James Bond type style about him, but couldn't figure out why, the actor donned an elegant suit with a martini glass and cigar in hand after being challenged by friends and "B&B" co-star Darin Brooks (Wyatt Spencer) for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which definitely explains things. READ MORE
  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Hayden Panettiere Confirms Pregnancy Rumors

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    AFF/CH/Steven Bergman
    For weeks gossip sites and celebrity magazines have been left wondering if former "Guiding Light" star Hayden Panettiere was indeed pregnant after pictures of the "Nashville" actress surfaced with what would appear to be a baby bump. As part of the social phenomenon known as the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Panettiere put those pregnancy rumors to rest while challenging her unborn child to take part. READ MORE
  • Justin Hartley Was Almost Not ‘Y&R’s’ New Adam Newman?

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    JPI Studios
    As they celebrated their first anniversary as hosts of "Soap Box with Lilly & Martha" on Thursday, August 21, former daytime soap stars Lilly Melgar ("General Hospital") and Martha Madison ("Days of our Lives") had soap journalist Michael Maloney, talent manager Michael Bruno and online soap reporter Michael Fairman on as guests as they discussed the week's biggest soap opera news. No story was bigger this past week than the news of Justin Hartley ("Passions," "Revenge," "Mistresses") returning to daytime television to portray a recast Adam Newman on CBS' "The Young and the Restless." According to Bruno, however, there... READ MORE
  • ABC Announces Celebrity Presenters for ‘MDA Show of Strength Telethon'; Includes Soap Star Susan Lucci

    ABC
    ABC
    via Press Release Now in its 49th year, ABC will air the annual “MDA Show of Strength Telethon,” which benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association, on Sunday, August 31. Celebrity presenters taking part include Alyssa Milano, Brad Paisley, Charles Esten, Chris Powell, Jann Carl, Jordin Sparks, Josh Groban, Kesha, Kevin Frazier, Laila Ali, Ludacris, Nancy O’Dell,… Read More » READ MORE
  • Ratings: Good Week For GH

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Ratings Report for the Week of August 11-15, 2014 READ MORE
  • More on Bob Barker’s Return to ‘B&B’ + TMZ Goes Behind the Scenes

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    Gilles Toucas Photography
    As previously reported, former game show host Bob Barker is returning to CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful" on Thursday, August 28. The episode finds Barker once again playing a version of himself when he goes to check up on new pal Liam Spencer (Scott Clifton). The friendly visit, however, goes south when an argument between Barker and Wyatt Spencer (Darin Brooks) ensues following Wyatt's choice words about animal lovers. Having enough of Wyatt's antics, Barker unleashes the smackdown on his candy you know what. The scene is reminiscent of Barker's classic fight scene from the 1996 Adam Sandler... READ MORE