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OLTL: Behind the Scenes with Snoop Dogg

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 3:00 AM EDT
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 3:00 AM ET | Scotty GoreA sneak peek at Snoop Dogg's February 24th appearance in Llanview.  [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsIc2PF6xCc&hl=en_US&fs=1&][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gucSIaPtu3I&hl=en_US&fs=1&] "One Life to Live" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Anytime on ABC.com and SOAPnet.com. Check local listings.

‘OLTL’s’ Lavoisier & Fath Narrate Special Episode

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 1:30 AM EDT
Photo: Heidi Gutman/ABCWednesday, February 10, 2010 1:30 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC offers fans a special treat next week with a special online version of the February 15th episode of "One Life to Live." With a blizzard blowing through Llantano Mountain and several characters on thin ice (both literally and figuratively), Monday's episode of the popular ABC sudser will offer up much drama for several Llanview residents, including Rex, Stacy, and Gigi. In conjunction with the special episode, ABC.com will provide interested viewers with two options on the website's Full Episode Player. Starting on the morning of Tuesday, February 16th, you can watch the episode as it aired the day before on ABC. However, you can also view the same episode, but with special added commentary throughout the show from John-Paul Lavoisier (Rex) and Farah Fath (Gigi), who will share their thoughts and insights into the writing and filming...
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 8:44 PM ET | By Errol Lewis UPDATED: Friday, February 12, 2010 3:47 PM ETPhoto: TeleNext Media(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Bradley Cole, best known for his role as Jeffrey O'Neill on the CBS daytime drama series “Guiding Light” is joining the cast of ABC’s "General Hospital" in the role of Carlton Bauer, Kiefer’s (Christian Alexander) father. UPDATE: The soap has renamed Cole's character to Warren Bauer according to ABC sources. According to ABC, the actor will make his debut sometime in March. His character is expected to go toe to toe with Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) whose daughter Kristina (Lexi Ainsworth) is dating his son. Kristina and Kiefer are currently involved in a teen abuse storyline in which Kiefer has been abusing Kristina on numerous occasions. Cole’s appearance on "General Hospital" marks a reunion of sorts for Laura Wright (Carly Corinthos Jacks), who portrayed the other half of...

‘General Hospital’ To Debut New Opening Sequence

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 7:58 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 7:58 PM ET | By Errol LewisPhoto: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As first reported on Soap Opera Network's Twitter page on Monday afternoon, ABC's "General Hospital" will debut its all-new opening sequence on Tuesday, February 23, the same day the soap celebrates its 12,000th episode. Initially, ABC insiders were unclear as to when the new opening would debut and could only tell us that it would be "soon," however, we have since learned that with the upcoming celebration, production on the opening was fast-tracked in order to meet the special deadline. Look for the show to finally remove old (and mostly dead) characters from the opening sequence including the appearances of Justus Ward (M'fundo Morrison), Alan Quartermaine (Stuart Damon), Ned Ashton (Wallace Kurth), Dillon Quartermaine (Scott Clifton), Lorenzo Alcazar (Ted King) and actor Greg Vaughan, who portrayed the role of Lucky Spencer until his dismissal upon the return...

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Shiver Deep, Mountain High"... Gigi manages to get Stacy back to the cabin after finding her in the snow. Gigi begins to question whether or not Rex is the father of Stacy’s baby after Stacy slips up while trying to explain everything that’s happened. Meanwhile, Rex comes to Schuyler’s aid. Rex badgers Schuyler about why Stacy would name him the baby’s guardian until Schuyler reaches his breaking point and reveals Rex isn’t the baby’s father, he is. Brody bursts into the cabin just as Mitch is about to carry out his diabolical plan. Nurse Charles attacks Brody after he gets the upper hand on Mitch but Fish arrives in time to come to Brody’s rescue. Jessica doesn’t recognize Brody. Roxy confronts Kim, who threatens to ruin Kyle’s...

AMC Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Erica confides to Opal that she’s questioning her relationship with Ryan and has come to the conclusion that by being together, they’re both holding each other back from finding the person they’re truly meant to be with. Erica later tells Ryan that she can’t go away with him as planned and breaks things off. Marissa angrily confronts David after receiving his wedding invitation. Greenlee, meanwhile, reveals herself to Jack. Annie flirts with Scott as she ponders what would happen if Adam were to terminate the merit trust he’s put into effect. Colby remains determined to get Annie out of Adam’s life. Adam embraces JR when he learns JR’s cancer has returned. On the Next All My Children...Jack can't believe that Greenlee's alive. David pushes Ryan's buttons. Colby gets the goods on...

GH Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Ronnie tries to convince Dante to tell the truth about the shooting but he sticks to his story, saying he can’t be the reason Sonny goes to prison. Jason warns Sonny that Dante still has the power to destroy him. Sonny, still clinging to the belief he can have some sort of relationship with Dante, demands that Jason not make any moves against him. Carly refuses to accept Jax’s reasoning for doing what he did. Jax tells Carly he’ll move out of the house to prevent her from taking the kids and living at Jason’s. Lucky stops himself from shooting Johnny. Losing control like he did causes Lucky to gain new insight into what happened between Luke and Laura. On the Next General Hospital...Johnny makes a bold move. Elizabeth breaks...

Amber Tamblyn and James Franco Team Up ‘127 Hours’

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 12:18 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital's" Amber Tamblyn (ex-Emily Quartermaine) has signed on to star along-side James Franco (Franco) in the upcoming film "127 Hours" by "Slumdog Millionaire" Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle.The film is about Aron Ralston (Franco), a mountain climber who is forced to cut off his arm with a dull knife in order to save his life after being unable to free the lim from under a boulder. According to Deadline.com's Nikki Finke, Tamblyn will portray his girlfriend, whose relationship with Aron will be played out in flashbacks which helps him keep going.Production on the film is scheduled to begin in March in the state of Utah. The film will be distributed by FOX Searchlight Pictures, a division of News Corporation. In addition to directing, Boyle also co-wrote the screenplay along-side "Slumdog" writing partner Simon Beaufoy.Since leaving "General Hospital" in 2001, Tamblyn has had starring roles in...

One Life to Live Bids Adieu to Studio 17

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 4:00 AM EDT
Photo: ABCTuesday, February 9, 2010 4:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After 32 years and roughly 8,000 episodes, "One Life to Live" tapes at their current Manhattan studios for the last time. ABC Television's Studio 17, located in the Big Apple, is empty for the first time since the ABC soap moved in more than three decades ago. During "One Life's" time at the studio, nearly three-fourths of the show's 10,617 episodes (which have aired as of February 8th, 2010) were filmed. From the show's debut in 1968 until it expanded from 45 to 60 minutes a decade later, "One Life to Live" was taped at the old TV18 at 101 West 67th Street in New York City. For much of that time (1970-78), "OLTL" taped alongside their sister soap, and fellow Agnes Nixon creation, "All My Children" (which would continue to call the studio home until 1990). TV18 has since been...

General Hospital Celebrates Show 12,000

Monday, February 8, 2010 8:47 PM EDT
Monday, February 8, 2010 8:47 PM ET | By Errol LewisPhoto: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Tuesday, February 23, 2010, Emmy Award Winning Daytime Drama “General Hospital” will celebrate its 12,000th show on the ABC Television Network. Debuting on April 1, 1963, “General Hospital” has tackled numerous social issue storylines including breast cancer, HIV/AIDS, sexual assault and heart disease. The series has launched the careers of some of today’s hottest stars including Demi Moore, Ricky Martin, Rick Springfield, Vanessa Marcil, and John Stamos. Numerous others have guest-starred including Elizabeth Taylor, who appeared during Luke and Laura’s (Anthony Geary and Genie Francis) Wedding in 1980. That appearance helped the soap garner the highest ratings for a daytime drama series ever with an audience of 30 million viewers. The event is considered to be one of the most memorable moments in television history. Film star James Franco ("Milk," "Pineapple Express" and "Freaks...