OLTL Recap: Monday, July 6, 2009

Monday, July 6, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore


(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” Episode Recap – Monday, July 6, 2009.

IT HAPPENED TODAY…

“Or 4ever hold your peace”

Blair is infuriated by Téa’s presence when she arrives for Starr’s wedding after having been invited by Todd. Cole eases Starr’s doubts, assuring her they are nothing like her parents. Neither Todd nor Blair want Starr to get married but have no choice but to go along with it once the Justice of the Peace arrives.

Meanwhile, John pleads his case to Judge Runyon, who finally agrees to let him use Cole to try and bust the drug ring in Llanview. John interrupts Starr and Cole’s wedding just as they’re about to be pronounced husband and wife.

Rex tells Gigi he hasn’t been able to find the bag of donor blood that could save Shane and get them out from under Stacy’s thumb. Rex avoids Stacy’s attempts to get him into bed. Schuyler decides not to tell Gigi that Stacy told him she and Rex slept together, at least for the time being.

Natalie apologizes to Jessica for having misjudged Brody. Bo encourages Brody to apply to the Police Academy.

On the Next One Life to Live…

  • Viki gives Clint some insightful pearls of wisdom.
  • Rex shares his plan to take down Stacy with Gigi.
  • Cole learns that he’s not going to prison.

“One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.



Monday, July 6, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa


(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children” Episode Recap – Monday, July 6, 2009.

IT HAPPENED TODAY…

Annie stops short of choking the life out of Erica. Erica seethes when Adam takes Annie’s side over hers. JR tries to convince Adam that Annie probably killed Stuart but he staunchly defends her. Kendall turns to Ryan for help with her plan but hides when Erica arrives. Kendall goes to see Adam, saying she has a plan to prove Annie’s guilt. Kendall hides in the tunnel as Adam tells a panicky Annie that he remembers exactly what happened the night Stuart was shot.

North becomes violent as he forces himself on Randi, who smashes a bookend into his head to defend herself. Randi runs from the room, leaving North crumpled on the floor. North thinks Madison will help him when she arrives in the room but she has something else in mind. Realizing her earring fell off in the room, a shaky Randi returns there and fears she killed North when she finds him dead. Jesse walks in to see Randi kneeling beside North’s dead body.

On the Next All My Children…

  • Adam tests Annie.
  • Jesse goes to great lengths to protect Randi.
  • JR tries to make amends with Marissa.

“All My Children” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.



Monday, July 6, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa


(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “General Hospital” Episode Recap – Monday, July 6, 2009.

IT HAPPENED TODAY…

Dominic asks Kristina to help him get into Sonny’s house so he can learn more about his organization. Sonny orders Jason and Johnny to eliminate the Zacchara gunman who menaced Carly and the boys. Johnny leads Jason to a Zacchara hideout in the woods and they kill the two gunmen who are there but Dominic has already left. Dominic grabs Olivia.

Carly surprises Michael when she doesn’t throw a fit about him having taken Morgan for a drive. Sonny tells Michael he’s forbidden to drive until he gets his license and is thrown for a loop when Carly presents Michael with a temporary permit.

Andrea eavesdrops on Robin as she tells Patrick that she’s come to believe that Andrea is the person who killed Brianna. After coming up with a plan, Andrea sneaks into Alexis’ house but is unaware that Kristina is still home.

Spinelli overhears Maxie asking Patrick to get Coleman to abandon Karaoke Night so that Spinelli won’t embarrass himself with his horrible singing voice.

On the Next General Hospital…

  • Sonny has a closer tie to his enemy than he could ever imagine.
  • Carly and Sonny reach an agreement about Michael.
  • Kristina believes the worst about Alexis.

“General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.



Sunday, July 5, 2009 10:37 PM ET | By Venus Stone


alt (SoapOperaNetwork.com) –Out of control…

THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS

Tom begins to dig into Riley’s background on Monday, July 6. That same day, Liberty and Parker slowly rebuild their friendship. Lily and Dusty work together to get the goods on what happened to Damian’s boat, Thursday, July 9.

The Inside Story: Hitting Rock Bottom

With her wedding quickly approaching, Carly is a basket of nerves when she can’t come up with an idea on how to design her dress. Desperate, Carly heads to Fashions and buys a dress, quickly cutting the tags in order to pass it off as something she made. Shortly after, Rosanna arrives at Carly’s and spots the dress. Carly quickly covers but is later busted when they head back to Fashions where Rosanna spots the exact same dress. Rosanna realizing that Carly is not being honest with her begins snooping at her house and finds the cut tags along with alcohol hidden throughout her home. When confronted Carly quickly lies and tells her it’s only on ocassion but Rosanna tells her she doesn’t believe her. Upset by this, Carly hustles her sister over to Margo and Tom’s to join everyone else for the wedding. The minute Ro leaves, however, Carly puts on her dress and instantly starts in on the drinking; even knocking more back inside the limo. At Tom and Margo’s Rosanna lays into Craig for turning a blind eye to Carly’s drinking, unaware that she has arrived and has heard everything. Upset and humiliated at being discussed, Carly turns back around and gets into the limo and starts drinking again. Everyone realizes that Carly hasn’t arrived and Craig covers his feelings. Carly, in the meantime, has found her way over to Lily’s but finds herself face-to-face with Holden, who tries his best to be there for her. Upon her request, Holden takes her to the Wagon Wheel where she comes on to him and it is then Holden realizes how drunk she is Things get bad for Carly when she passes out and has to be taken to the hospital by Holden and Jack, who he called for assistance, and learn that her stomach had to be pumped due to alcohol poisoning. Rosanna and Craig arrive shortly after to see about her. While there, Rosanna pulls Jack asside and tells him that he needs to be the one to help her with Carly. Jack, unfortunately doesn’t want to get in the middle since Janet has fussed in the past about his being Carly’s knight in shining armor.

A Closer Look: Letting Go
After dealing with everything going on with his father, Noah and Luke both agree that it is time to move in with one another. While packing Noah discovers a box of things belonging to Col. Mayer and he freaks out leaving Luke concerned. Damian arrives and talks to Luke about what’s going on with Noah and the two go in search for him. When they find him, Noah confides in Damian, letting him know that it’s hard to forget his dad and all the things he has done. Feeling for the young man, Damian makes the suggestion that he burn his father’s belongings as a ritual to him.

What To Watch

  • Hunter’s meeting with Susan hits a huge snag
  • Katie has had enough of Henry’s antics

As the World Turns News and Headlines

  • Congratulations to Maura West (‘Carly’) and husband Scott DeFreitas newest edition to the family. Birdie West DeFreitas arrived, Tuesday, June 16 at 5:33 PM, weighing 7 lbs 13 oz.
  • Vanessa Ray will come to the show as ‘Teri Ciccone’, Janet’s sister. She will arrive on the show at the end of July
  • Lynn Herring will join the show as ‘Henry Coleman’s’ mom, Audrey. Herring’s first airdate is Friday, July 24
  • Michael Woods will appear on the show as ‘Jay’, the boyfriend of ‘Audrey’. His first airdate on teh show will be Friday, July 31
  • Austin Peck and Julie Pinson will join other daytime stars as they set sail on Soap Cruise, The Third Voyage on Thursday, January 28 throughMonday, February 1, 2010. Please visit Soap Cruise or call 1-888-381-4654 for more detailed information.
  • SON Top 10: Who was the best of the best on “ATWT” during the week of June 29 – July 3, 2009? You decide! The SON Top 10 is back! Voting begins Friday’s at 4:00 PM, EST.

SON ALERTS: WEEK OF JULY 13, 2009

  • Meg sees Paul in a new light
  • Bonnie is the one to give Dusty hope
  • Rosanna and Craig come to Sage’s aid

“As the World Turns” airs Weekdays on CBS. Check local listings.



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Discussion: ATWT PreVUE: Week of July 6 Edition



Sunday, July 5, 2009 10:00 PM ET | By Errol Lewis

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — After weeks of speculation and reports of backstage drama, this is the week to watch CBS’ “The Young and the Restless” as fans of Adam Newman (Michael Muhney) and Rafe Torres (Yani Gellman) get their first look at the two getting intimate. How far will they go? Tune in to find out!


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Discussion: Rafe and Adam Get Intimate on ‘Y&R’


  • The Young and the Restless
  • Y&R
  • Michael Muhney
  • Yani Gellman
  • Adam Newman
  • Rafe Torres
  • Spoilers
  • Soap Opera

    Sunday, July 5, 2009 5:00 AM ET | By Errol Lewis

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Lynn Herring is joining the cast of CBS’ “As The World Turns” as Audrey, mother of Henry Coleman (Trent Dawson), beginning Friday, July 24. Soap Opera Network has your first look at the actress whose return to daytime has sparked significant interest from fans of her work on ABC’s “General Hospital” and “Port Charles.”


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    Discussion: ATWT First Look: Lynn Herring



    Sunday, July 5, 2009 4:20 AM ET | By Errol Lewis

    Lisa LoCicero (SoapOperaNetwork.com) – Just three months after bumping Megan Ward (Kate Howard) to recurring status, ABC’s “General Hospital” has upgraded Ward’s onscreen sister cousin, Lisa LoCicero (Olivia Falconeri), to contract status.

    Since joining the cast of “General Hospital” in 2008, LoCicero’s Olivia has enjoyed a taudry affair with Johnny Zacchara (Brandon Barash) and a flirtation with Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard). Recently, it was revealed that Olivia’s son with Sonny, Dante, has come to Port Charles in the form of hired hitman Dominic (Dominic Zamprogna).

    LoCicero got her start in the 1994 short-film “Murder Too Sweet.” She would later join the cast of ABC Daytime’s “Loving” as Jocelyn Roberts Brown, a character which she took to “Loving” spin-off “The City” in 1995. Upon that soaps cancellation in 1997, the actress began appearing in a number of high profile primetime dramas including NBC’s “Law & Order” and ABC’s “NYPD Blue.” From 2004 to 2007, she appeared as Maria Storm in the Comedy Central series “Reno 911.”

    Fans of Megan Ward don’t fret, you can next see the actress on the soap on Wednesday, July 15, when Kate gives Maxie some financial assurance.

    “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.


    Discussion: Who Needs Kate? Lisa LoCicero Placed on Contract


    • General Hospital
    • GH
    • Megan Ward
    • Lisa LoCicero
    • Loving
    • The City
    • NYPD Blue
    • Law & Order
    • Reno 911

      Sunday, July 5, 2009 3:30 AM ET | By Errol Lewis

      Christian Alexander (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — If you thought you saw the last of Christian Alexander and his character Keifer Tate on ABC’s “General Hospital,” think again!

      Soap Opera Network has learned that Alexander has been bumped to recurring status and will return for a series of episodes in July beginning with the Tuesday, July 14 episode of the soap. In the episode, Michael (Drew Garrett) senses something is off with Keifer and tries to protect his sister, Kristina (Lexi Ainsworth), from harms way. Will he be too late? Tune in to find out!

      Christian Alexander has been making a name for himself since marking his television debut on the Nickelodean series “Zoey 101″ in 2006. Since then he has appeared in such programs as NBC’s “Medium” (2007), ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” (2008), ABC Family’s “Lincoln Height’s”(2008) and Disney Channel’s “The Suite Life on Deck” (2008). Come fall, look for Alexander to appear in the new ABC Primetime series “Eastwick,” which stars former “General Hospital” starlet Jaime Ray Newman (ex-Kristina Cassadine). He will portray a character by the name of Gus.

      Recently, Alexander starred in the film “Half Truth” along-side “GH’s” Carolyn Hennesy (Diane Miller). The film is a quirky coming-of-age indie film set in the rural south and centered around an insecure, teenaged outcast, Donell (James Earl), an enigmatic wonder-boy, Johnny (Alexander), and the intimate relationship they forge while on a madcap escape from their oppressive lives. The film was written and directed by Wade Gasque.

      “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.


      Discussion: Who’s That Boy? ‘GH’s’ Christian Alexander


      • General Hospital
      • GH
      • Drew Garrett
      • Lexi Ainsworth
      • Christian Alexander
      • Carolyn Hennesy
      • Jaime Ray Newman
      • Zoey 101
      • Grey’s Anatomy
      • Medium
      • The Suite Life on Deck
      • Eastwick
      • Half Truth

        Y&R PreVuE: Week of July 6 Edition

        Sunday, July 5, 2009 1:18 AM ET | By Venus Stone


        alt (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A return worth explaining…

        THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS

        Heather gets the taste slapped out her mouth by a furious Phyllis, on Tuesday, July 7. That same day Nick decides to break the law. Phyllis decides to go to Sharon for a listening ear on Wednesday, July 8.

        The Inside Story: A Homecoming Unexplained
        After the shock of learning that Cane has lied to all about being Jill’s son, they are even further floored when the real Phillip enters very much alive and well. Katherine filled with shock and disbelief falls to the ground and is quickly rushed to the hospital. Olivia, who’s on call instantly takes charge and learns that Katherine has had a stroke. Meanwhile back at the Chancellor estate, everyone still wants answers from both Phillip and Cane. Phillip explains that at the time of his ‘accident’ he was not only an alcholic but also in a depressed/suicidal state; deciding to end it all by arranging to kill himself in the car. He goes on to tell all how he came upon Cane in Australia and made arrangements for him to pretend to be him. Billy, who has happened upon the revelation with Chloe, decks Cane. Cane soon admits to Billy and Chloe that he knew that Billy was always the father of Cordelia; stating that at the time of the paternity test, he used Phillip’s blood when making the determination of who the baby’s father was. Lily, along with Neil, is furious that Cane has been lying to her for years. Cane tries in vain to get Lily to understand that in all the times that he has been with her, he not once lied about his feelings for her. Unwilling to listen to anything he has to say, Lily snatches off her wedding ring and gives it to him, while Neil warns him to stay away from his daughter; or else. Once alone with Phillip, a furious Cane demands to know why Phillip suddenly decided to come back to Genoa City after all.

        A Closer Look: Demented and Dangerous
        Doing her best to keep her true identity underwraps, Mary Jane works hard at keeping her enemies in line. Mary Jane, arriving at the hospital, peeks in on a comatose Summer and sits by her bedside ‘talking’ to her on how everything will work out as she hopes. Victor, who is also at the hospital spots Mary Jane in his granddaughter’s room and instantly tells the woman to leave her alone. Back at her office, Heather, thanks to Mary Jane’s lies, works hard to figure out how she intentionally came in contact with peanuts. Victor, who is beginning to wonder about Mary Jane, heads over to her suite at the G.C.A.C. When he arrives he finds himself looking at a collage of photos of Jack, Sharon and Phyllis. The minute Mary Jane returns to her suite she is stunned to find him there and begins to question why he snuck into her room. Keeping his cool, Victor announces to her that he thinks that a trip out of town for a bit would do her some good.

        What To Watch

        • Sharon is plaqued by a guilty conscious
        • Someone may be on to Victor
        • Amber may not like her past coming back to life

        The Young and the Restless News and Headlines

        • “Ed Stanley will appear on the show as ‘Summer’s’ doctor on on Friday, July, 10
        • Steven Richard Harris will reprise his role as ‘Aidan’ the bartender that had a tryst with Jill. His airdates are Tuesday, July 14 and Wednesday, July15. For more information on Steven Richard Harris, go to the latest news here on Soap Opera Network.
        • John Driscoll will appear as the long awaited ‘Phillip Chancellor IV’ on Thursday, July 16
        • Actress Vail Bloom, who plays legal eagle ‘Heather Stevens’ will make an appearance on the hit HBO series ‘Entorage’ Sunday, July 26.
        • Congratulations are in order for onscreen and offscreen married couple Thad Luckinbill, ‘JT Helstrom’ and Amelia Heinle, ‘Victoria Newman Helstrom’ who are expecting another addition into their family. Word is that the couple will be welcoming a baby girl this time around.
        • SON Top 10: Who was the best of the best on "Y&R" during the week of June 29 – July 3, 2009? You decide! The SON Top 10 is back! Voting begins Friday’s at 4:00 PM, EST.

        SON ALERTS: WEEK OF JULY 13, 2009

        • Adam and Mary Jane join forces
        • Colleen comes back home and finds herself in close quarters
        • Nina’s son comes back home

        "The Young and the Restless" airs Weekdays on CBS. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings .


        Discussion: Y&R PreVUE: Week of July 6 Edition


        • The Young and the Restless
        • Y&R
        • CBS
        • John Driscoll
        • Jeanne Cooper
        • Thom Bierdz
        • Jess Walton
        • Spoilers

          Happy Independence Day from SON

          Saturday, July 4, 2009 12:00 AM ET| By Soap Opera Network


          (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Happy Independence Day to one and all.

          On behalf on the staff and management of Soap Opera Network, we hope that everyone has a safe and wonderful 4th of July.  Celebrate the day with cookouts, fireworks, and honoring the brave sacrifices made by our service men and women in order to protect the freedoms we enjoy here in the United States.

          Thank you for protecting our great nation, and ensuring that we remain the land of the free and the home of the brave.  Drive safely this Independence Day weekend, and be sure to wear your seat belt while on the road.  So have a great 4th of July holiday weekend and God Bless America!