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‘AMC’ Finds Riegel’s Replacement

Thursday, May 13, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Photo: Laura-Marie DuncanThursday, May 13, 2010 7:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children's" Bianca returns to Pine Valley with a new face. On the heels of Eden Riegel making it clear that she isn't returning to "All My Children" by joining the cats of time-slot competitor, "The Young and the Restless," the ABC soap has stuck to its word and hired a new actress to play the role of Erica Kane's (Susan Lucci) youngest child. TV Guide Magazine is reporting that stage-actress Christina Bennett Lind will be playing daytime's most iconic gay character, Bianca Montgomery, starting next month. "AMC" executive producer Julie Hanan Carruthers acknowledges that the search for a new Bianca was extensive and difficult, but "when Christina came in to read for the part she was Bianca." The executive appear to mean that in a literal sense. Lind bears a strong resemblance to Riegel and according to...

OLTL Recap: Thursday, May 13, 2010

Thursday, May 13, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Thursday, May 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Thursday, May 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Natalie slips away unnoticed after leaving the letter she wrote for John to find. John opens the envelope but gets called away before he can read the letter and doesn’t realize it came from Natalie. Alone in John’s office, Marty reads Natalie’s letter and slips it into her purse. Jessica accuses Cristian of having been jealous when Ford flirted with her. Although he denies it, Cristian’s unable to swear he wasn’t jealous. Clint and Viki feel better about Jessica going to the prom after consulting with Marty. Ford wants Langston to skip the prom and hook up with him. Dorian picks up on Langston’s lack of enthusiasm about going to the prom. Kelly’s surprised to discover Dorian hired Shaun to act as her bodyguard. Shaun tags along...

AMC Recap: Thursday, May 13, 2010

Thursday, May 13, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Thursday, May 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Thursday, May 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Although consumed with guilt over what she's doing, Madison leads Ryan to believe the man he saw her with gave her a black eye. Ryan tells Madison he knows she's been sneaking into the empty hotel rooms and offers to let her stay in one of them. Erica's unrepentant when Jack confronts her over sabotaging Greenlee’s latest business deal. JR wears his heart on his sleeve when Marissa stops by to visit AJ. Marissa insists JR keep his doctor’s appointment but decides not to stay with him once they arrive at the office. Scott angers JR when he offers to let Annie move into the gatehouse. On the Next All My Children...Will Madison fess up to Ryan? Greenlee lays down the law with David. Marissa tells JR how she feels...

GH Recap: Thursday, May 13, 2010

Thursday, May 13, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Thursday, May 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Thursday, May 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jason decides he needs to take drastic action to guarantee Michael's safety in prison. Sam understands why Jason feels the need to sacrifice his freedom for Michael. Jason goes to try and make a deal with Claire. Luke and Sonny commiserate over the failures they made with their kids. Sonny's taken aback when Morgan agrees it's probably for the best if they didn't spend time together anymore. Alexis learns her fate in court but the Bauers aren't through with her yet. Tracy's furious to learn Luke was off helping Skye. Helena sees Tracy as a problem that needs to be dealt with. On the Next General Hospital...Sonny goes toe to toe with Jax. Is Michael in jeopardy? Carly's stunned by Jason's decision."General Hospital" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local...

OLTL Alerts: Week of May 17 Edition

Thursday, May 13, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCThursday, May 13, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 17, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTSMonday: "Starr X'd Lovers: The Musical" continues.  Marty has a guilty conscience.  Starr's prom night dream becomes a reality.Tuesday: "Starr X'd Lovers: The Musical" comes to an end.  Markko learns the truth.  Jessica is disappointed.  Marty knows what the future holds for her and John.Wednesday: Natalie has second thoughts.  Brody has some surprising news for Jessica.  Layla gives Starr advice.Thursday: Natalie receives a kiss.  Ford puts the moves on Jessica.  Blair helps Téa.  Friday: Jessica experiences a breakthrough.  Rex and Gigi find what they've been searching for.  John is determined to fight for the woman he loves."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 17 Edition

Thursday, May 13, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABCThursday, May 13, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 17, 2010. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTSMonday: Greenlee lays down the law with David. JR pours his heart out to Marissa. Jake tries to ease Amanda's fears.Tuesday: Liza vows to get even with Tad. Greenlee and David are birds of a feather. Will Marissa give JR another chance?Wednesday: How far will Colby take things with Damon? Tad gets some unexpected news. Is Amanda following in her mother's footsteps?Thursday: Amanda gets an unexpected surprise. Greenlee sets Erica up for a fall. Liza has it out with Damon.Friday: Erica makes the wrong choice. JR can't get his mind off Annie. Greenlee furthers her plot to win Fusion."All My Children" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings. "AMC" also airs online at ABC.com and can be...

GH Alerts: Week of May 17 Edition

Thursday, May 13, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
Photo: Bob D'Amico/ABCThursday, May 13, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 17, 2010. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTSMonday: Jason and Sam lose themselves in each other. Lulu voices her faith in Dante. Sonny puts Morgan's needs above his own.Tuesday: Dante loses his temper with Michael. Nikolas goes to bat for Alexis. Lisa plays on Patrick's jealousy.Wednesday: Jason and Sam realize their time is running out. Nikolas shows his true nature. Tracy is at Helena's mercy.Thursday: Michael's in peril. Ethan joins forces with Johnny. Carly is out for revenge.Friday: Sonny tries to work his charms on Olivia. Michael faces a tough road. Carly digs into Dante's past."General Hospital" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings. "GH" also airs online at ABC.com and can be accessed 24/7.

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Cole and Todd clash after being placed in jail cells opposite each other. Todd tells John about the deal Hannah tried to make with him. Cole defends Hannah to John. Todd asserts his innocence, claiming that Marty’s attacker is still on the loose. Starr faces off with Hannah. John notices Hannah wearing a jacket with the same kind of fibers he found at the crime scene. Roxy correctly points out that Natalie’s real reason for wanting to move to London is because she’s running away from John. Roxy suggests Natalie write John a letter stating how she feels and leave it up to him to decide if he wants to stop her from going. Natalie writes the letter and plans to drop it off at...

AMC Recap: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Marissa's patience wears thin with both Krystal and David when they try to give her advice about how to handle the situation with JR. JR drops by to see Krystal, who grows concerned about his health. JR clearly wants Marissa back and wonders if she still loves him. Marissa surprises JR when she shows up at the mansion. Liza informs Annie that Adam obtained a court order stating she must vacate the mansion effective immediately. After arranging for Emma to stay with Ryan for a while, Annie finds herself facing off with a mugger in the park. Greenlee and David are on totally opposite sides of the fence where the issue of having children is concerned. After taking the home pregnancy test, Greenlee discovers she's not pregnant...

GH Recap: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Carly convinces Jason not to kill Dante because she wants to make him, as well as Lulu, suffer for a long time. Sonny and Carly fall back into old habits as they both blame themselves for Michael's ordeal. After finding temporary relief in each other’s arms, Carly asks Sonny not to have any further contact with Morgan. Jason realizes he needs to do more to make sure Michael is safe behind bars. Dante beats himself up for the way things turned out and wishes he would have made different choices. Patrick feels out of sorts when Robin loses herself in her memories of Stone. On the Next General Hospital...How far will Jason go to help Michael? Carly makes a surprising move. Helena makes her move against Tracy."General Hospital" airs Weekdays on...