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  • Sony Pictures Television
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    Sony Pictures Television

    Former ‘Y&R’ Executive Producer and Head Writer, Maria Arena Bell, Talks Emmy Nominations and Online Soaps

    In an interview published in the newest issue of Soap Opera Digest, Maria Arena Bell, the former executive producer and head writer of "The Young and the Restless," shares that the soap submitted episodes #9,999 and #10,000 as part...

  • Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    THIS WEEK: ‘General Hospital’ Executive Producer and Head Writer Tease Multiple Surprises

    With no original episode of "General Hospital" airing on Monday, May 27 (a re-run of the Tuesday, April 2 50th anniversary episode will air instead), the soaps executive producer and head writer, Frank Valentini and Ron Carlivati, respectively, are...

  • Soap Opera Network
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    Soap Opera Network

    MEMORIAL DAY: Scheduling the Soaps

    Monday, May 27 is memorial day and while CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful" will air original episodes (which aren't expected to count in the weekly Nielsen ratings), NBC's "Days of our Lives"...

  • Amazon.com, Inc.
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    Amazon.com, Inc.

    Amazon Picks Up Mark Consuelos and John Goodman Comedy ‘Alpha House’

    In mid-April, Amazon Studios launched the 2013 "Watch the Shows. Call the Shots." campaign in which viewers get to decide which pilot got picked up to series based on feedback and total views. This method differs from the traditional...

  • Sony Pictures Television
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    Sony Pictures Television

    Camryn Grimes Returning to ‘The Young and the Restless’

    With a first airdate set for Monday, July 8, a CBS spokesperson has confirmed to Soap Opera Network that Camryn Grimes is returning to "The Young and the Restless." The actress began filming her first scenes earlier today, details...

  • Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Bradford Anderson Bumped to Recurring Status at ‘GH’

    In a message posted today on his Twitter page, "General Hospital" star Bradford Anderson announced that he has opted to not renew his contract with the ABC Daytime drama series. As a result, he will continue portraying Damien Spinelli,...

  • The OnLine Network/TOLN
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    The OnLine Network/TOLN

    ‘One Life to Live’ Casts Matthew Buchanan’s Online Girlfriend, Michelle, and Jack Manning’s Attending Summer School!

    Newcomer Amber Skye Noyes, whose brother, Tyler, portrayed a young CJ Roberts back in the early 1990's on "One Life to Live," has been cast as Michelle, Matthew Buchanan's (Robert Gorrie) online girlfriend. Viewers will recall that Matthew and...

  • The OnLine Network/TOLN
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    The OnLine Network/TOLN

    Former ‘Guiding Light’ and ‘As The World Turns’ Stars Joining ‘One Life to Live’

    "As The World Turns" alums Paolo Seganti (ex-Damien Grimaldi) and Marnie Schulenburg (ex-Alison Stewart) along with "Guiding Light" alum Ron Raines (ex-Alan Spaulding) are joining the cast of The OnLine Network's "One Life to Live," the network announced today....

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN

    SOURCES: ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’ Head Writers Were Released from Contracts

    According to sources, the "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" head writing team changes occurred with Prospect Park deciding to release Marlene McPherson and Elizabeth Snyder ("AMC") and Thom Racina ("OLTL") from their contracts. This is in...

  • The OnLine Network/TOLN
    The OnLine Network/TOLN

    Cady McClain Speaks Out About ‘AMC’ Episode Reduction

    “All My Children” stars Vincent Irizarry (David Hayward) and Jill Larson (Opal Cortlandt) have both sent messages to fans via social media sites about Prospect Park’s decision to cut the frequency of both ‘AMC’ and “One Life to Live”...