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Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 3:09 PM by Errol LewisPhoto: NBC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Just when you think only "All My Children" felt the effects of President Obama's press conference, NBC has pointed out to us that "Days of our Lives" is also now a day behind. "Due to special news coverage, 'Days of our Lives' is not airing today (5/27). The new episode will instead air tomorrow (5/28). This will push all episodes over one (1) day," said a Days of our Lives representative. We expect to hear from CBS soon at this point... "Days of our Lives" airs Weekdays on NBC. Anytime on NBC.com.Days of our LivesPresident Obama
Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 2:45 PM by Errol LewisPhoto: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to a presidential press conference, "All My Children" is now a day behind. ABC has just informed us that due to today's press conference by President Obama, today's originally scheduled airing of "All My Children" will now be broadcast tomorrow. "All future episodes of 'All My Children' will bump forward one day on the schedule accordingly," said an ABC representative. An encore episode of "The View" will air today to replace "All My Children" in its timeslot in the mountain time zone, while today's episode of "The View" will air in the pacific time zone. The change only effects new episodes of the soap beginning with today's episode. The May 31, Memorial Day, re-broadcast airing of "All My Children" episode #10331 will remain on schedule according to ABC. "All My Children" airs Weekdays on ABC. Anytime on ABC.com.All My ChildrenPresident...

‘Soapdish’ Gets a Makeover

Thursday, May 27, 2010 1:00 PM EDT
Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 2:00 PM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: Paramount Pictures(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Paramount Pictures announces plans to re-make the 1991 satire film about soap operas. The comedic spoof poked fun at the behind-the-scenes drama of the daytime serial with the fictional soap "The Sun Also Sets," and featured an ensemble cast which included Sally Field, Whoopi Goldberg, Kevin Kline, Kathy Najimy, Robert Downy, Jr., Carrie Fisher, Teri Hatcher, Garry Marshall, Paul Johansson, Cathy Moriarty, and Elizabeth Shue. The film was co-produced by the late Aaron Spelling. Now, nearly two decades later, the film giant is planning to remake the iconic film in the the form of a telenovela. It will be produced by Rob Reiner and his partner Alan Greisman (who produced the original film). A script for the remake is currently being written. It is unknown if any of the original cast will reprise their roles, or if...

Scott Clifton’s ‘Bold’ New Character

Thursday, May 27, 2010 12:00 PM EDT
Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 1:00 PM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One week after the former ABC soap star jumped ship to CBS, the name of the character Scott Clifton will play on "The Bold and the Beautiful" is revealed. Best known to soap fans for the roles of Dillon Quartermaine on "General Hospital" (2003-2007) and Schuyler Joplin on "One Life to Live" (2009-10), Clifton will makes his "B&B" debut on Monday, July 19th, in the newly created role of Liam Cooper. Earlier this month, Clifton was nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor for his work on "OLTL." He was also nominated in the same category in 2004, 2005, and 2006, while still on "GH." And in 2005 he received a Soap Opera Digest Award for the role of Dillon. "The Bold and the Beautiful" airs weekdays on CBS. Anytime on CBS.com. Check local listings.

OLTL Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Thursday, May 27, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCThursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTSMonday (encore of the 04-12-10 episode): Custody of Sierra Rose is decided.  Bo and Nora talk marriage.  Starr tells Cole about Langston and Ford. Tuesday: Nora wants Viki to be her maid of honor.  Todd pays someone to watch Hannah.  Starr stands up for her father.Wednesday: Bo and Nora have an interesting wedding day.  Roxy makes an error.  There is a big stink at the church.   Thursday: Bo and Rex receive an unexpected visitor.  Foxy Roxy's catches fire.  Destiny issues Danielle a warning. Friday: Bo see red, literally.  Who will officiate the wedding?  Bo and Nora's nuptials have an old school look. "One Life to Live" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Anytime on ABC.com and SOAPnet.com. Check local listings.

AMC Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Thursday, May 27, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCThursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTSMonday: Encore Presentation of "All My Children's" February 15, 2010 Episode. This episode deals with the aftermath of a back from the dead Greenlee's wedding day unveiling.Tuesday: Colby wants Tad's help. Jack continues to look for Erica. Brot has flashbacks from Iraq.Wednesday: Is Annie stealing from JR? Erica's fever causes hallucinations. Ryan and Madison grow closer.Thursday: JR spreads gossip about Annie. Greenlee collapses. Caleb is hiding something from Erica.Friday: Scott tells Annie to move in with him. Colby offers Liza a truce. Liza hires an exotic dancer."All My Children" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings. "AMC" also airs online at ABC.com and can be accessed 24/7.

GH Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Thursday, May 27, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Jeff Katz/ABCThursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTSMonday: Encore Presentation of "General Hospital's" May 4, 2010 Episode. In this episode Michael confesses in open court to the murder of Claudia Zacchara.Tuesday: Does Sam want to get married? Dante and Lulu get intimate again. Carly tells Sonny to do whatever it takes.Wednesday: Kristina dreams about Kiefer. Luke's worries grow about Tracy. Claire tries to strike a deal with Sonny.Thursday: Will Brook take up an offer to live at the Quartermaines? Michael warns that Carter is dangerous. Kristina learns some haunting similarities between her father and Kiefer.Friday: Sonny goes to therapy. Jason gives Dante an ultimatum. Carter visits Michael in his cell."General Hospital" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings. "GH" also airs online at ABC.com and can...

Llanview Casting Gossip: May 27 Edition

Thursday, May 27, 2010 2:45 AM EDT
Photo: Lisa Rosa/JPIThursday, May 27, 2010 3:45 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest "One Life to Live" comings and goings for the month of June. Nicholas Robuck has been cast in the contract role of James, who will cross paths with Starr and be revealed as Ford's younger brother.  His first airdate is Wednesday, June 9th.  Two days later, a thug (remember the recent audition script for "Bull") wants to settle the score with the Llanview newcomer.  Jessica Leccia debuts as Nate's mother Inez Sallinger on Friday, June 18th.  Head Writer Ron Carlivati tells Soap Opera Digest that "We'll see a lot of her" as the summer progresses.  The role is recurring. Despite rumors to the contrary, a show rep tells SOD that Matt Walton (Elijah) has not been bumped up to contract status with "OLTL," and remains a recurring player.  Ada Maris returns as Markko's mother Aurelia Rivera on Wednesday, June 9th when she...

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 8:27 PM EDT
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 9:27 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Upon hearing about Ford, Dorian covers for Langston afraid she might be involved and later confronts her about the situation. Cristian comes to the hospital to see how Ford’s doing and encounters Markko. Cristian tells him that he and Layla had to give a statement to the cops about Markko and how upset he last they saw him. Cristian warns him that if Ford dies Markko could be arrested for murder. During Todd’s arraignment, things get heated when Téa tries to get the charges against Todd dropped. Nora is vehemently opposed. The judge doesn’t drop the charges but agrees to let Todd out on bail. Rex and Gigi locate the cabin from the picture and find a cache of letters that give clues as to who Rex’s parents are. On...
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Weeknights on SOAPnet" is no more as Disney/ABC has opted to pull the plug on SOAPnet. In the biggest shocker to hit daytime since the cancellations of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns," Disney/ABC Television Group announced today that they have decided to discontinue SOAPnet, the 24-hour cable network devoted to daytime and primetime soaps. The news was first reported by the New York Times."The launch of Disney Junior in the U.S. is the next step in our global preschool strategy, which began 10 years ago with the premiere of our first dedicated preschool channel in the UK. The decision to ultimately transition SOAPnet to accomplish this was not arrived at lightly," said Anne Sweeney, co-chair, Disney Media Networks and president, Disney/ABC Television Group."SOAPnet was created in 2000 to give daytime viewers the ability to watch time-shifted soaps, before multiplatform viewing and DVRs were part of our...