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  • HLN Announces Lead Actor and Actress Award Presenters

    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    The 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards will be a star-studded night with appearances from some of televisions brightest stars — some of which will also be presenting awards on stage during the big night. But just who are the lucky personalities who will be handing the Outstanding Lead Actor winner and the Outstanding Lead Actress winner their coveted awards? Read on to find out! READ MORE
  • HLN’s Emmy Broadcast to Feature Live On-Stage Interviews With Winners

    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    HLN, the network hosting the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards, announced today that the format of the beloved awards celebration is about to be made over: For the first time in the ceremony’s history, the winners of the top seven categories will be interviewed on stage immediately following their acceptance speeches! READ MORE
  • Soap Stars’ Kid Hits the Stage!

    TeleNext Media, Inc.
    TeleNext Media, Inc.
    “As the World Turns’” alums Scott DeFreitas (ex-Andy Dixon) and Maura West (ex-Carly Tenney; Ava Jerome, “General Hospital;" ex-Diane Jenkins, “The Young and the Restless") have been in the spotlight for years, and their son, Joe West, seems to be following in his parent’s footsteps! READ MORE
  • Grant Aleksander Joins The Cast of ‘Tainted Dreams’

    NYC Brand Productions, LLC
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    NYC Brand Productions, LLC
    The web series “Tainted Dreams” already has a long list of soap star talent, and now one more has been added to the roster: “Guiding Light” alum Grant Aleksander (ex-Phillip Spaulding)! The Maryland native, who also played “All My Children’s” Alec McIntyre, has signed on to play Adam Clark, the executive producer of “Painted Dreams,” the fictional show within the series. READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’ and ‘Edge of Night’ Actress Maxine Stuart Dies

    Disney/ABC Television Group (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    Disney/ABC Television Group (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    Longtime actress Maxine Stuart (Mary Anderson, “The Young and the Restless,” Grace O’Keefe, “Edge of Night,” Mrs. Dawson, “General Hospital”) died of natural causes in her Beverly Hills home on Thursday, June 6, reports her daughter, Chris Ann Maxwell. READ MORE
  • Roger Howarth Headed To ‘Californication’

    Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    As if work life wasn’t already busy enough for daytime veteran Roger Howarth (Franco, “General Hospital,” Todd Manning, “One Life to Live”), the fan favorite actor is heading to primetime! According to a Showtime representative, the New York native has signed on for a two episode arc on the networks comedic series, “Californication.” READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’s’ Julia Pace Mitchell Becomes a Mom!

    Sony Pictures Television
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    Sony Pictures Television
    Julia Pace Mitchell (ex-Sofia Dupre, “The Young and the Restless”) and her husband, Stephen L. Hightower, have great news: They just welcomed a new son into their lives! READ MORE
  • WATCH: Susan Lucci Dishes On ‘Devious Maids’ Plus Addresses ‘AMC’ Return

    Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Been missing seeing the wonderful Susan Lucci (ex-Erica Kane, “All My Children”) onscreen? Well fret not, pretty soap fans. The legendary lady has taken to the cameras and revealed a few teases about her upcoming series, “Devious Maids,” which premieres on Lifetime Sunday, June 23. What’s more, she further discusses a possible return to the soap that made her famous! READ MORE
  • WATCH: First Two Episodes of ‘THE INN’ Season 2

    Soap Opera Network
    Soap Opera Network
    Crystal Chappell (Gina Brogno, “Venice;” ex-Carly Manning, “Days of our Lives;” ex-Olivia Spencer, “Guiding Light”) stars as Jane in Steve Silverman’s Alfred Hitchcock-inspired series, “The Inn,” which premiered with its new season on Monday, June 3. Soap Opera Network recently had the opportunity to chat with Chappell to discuss her work on the series as well has her numerous contributions to the web series world, including "Venice" and "The Grove: The Series." Before we post the interview, we wanted to make sure viewers got a chance to catch up on "The Inn." READ MORE
  • Lindsay Price and Curtis Stone Tie the Knot

    Former soap star Lindsay Price (ex-An Li Chen, “All My Children,” ex-Michael Lai, “The Bold and the Beautiful”) and celebrity chef Curtis Stone already share a child (seven-month-old Hudson), and they now officially share a life together, as well! READ MORE