Soap Opera Network

OLTL Alerts: Week of January 25 Edition

Thursday, January 21, 2010 8:00 AM EDT
Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABCThursday, January 21, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of January 25, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTSMonday: Danielle refuses to have any contact with Todd.  Blair threatens Ford by telling him to stay away from Langston.  Brody's nightmare becomes a reality.Tuesday: Jessica's loved ones begin searching for her.  Schuyler's special evening with Gigi hits a snag.  Bo and Nora make love.Wednesday: Jessica is terrified to learn what Mitch has in store for her.  Marty is unnerved by John and Natalie's growing closeness.  Schuyler is forced to go along with Kim and Stacy.Thursday: Mitch vows to break Jessica one way or another.  Schuyler lays down some ground rules with Stacy and Kim.  Rachel keeps mum about Schuyler's big secret.Friday: John and Brody leap into action.  Mitch goes to great lengths to get what he wants.  Dorian...

SOAPnet Joins ‘Hope for Haiti’ Telethon

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 11:30 PM EDT
Photo: SOAPnetWednesday, January 20, 2010 11:30 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The Network for Soaps joins more than three dozen other broadcasters scheduled for air the "Hope for Haiti: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief" fund-raising telethon on January 22nd. The event, organized by MTV and actor George Clooney, will air on January 22nd beginning at 8:00 PM ET/PT.  All proceeds will be evenly distributed between The Clinton-Bush Haiti Fund, United Nations World Food Programme, Oxfam America, Partners in Health, The Red Cross, UNICEF and the Yele Haiti Foundation. The two-hour, commercial-free telethon will be co-hosted by Clooney in Los Angeles, Hatiti-native Wyclef Jean in New York City, and Anderson Cooper, who will be broadcasting live from Haiti.   Musical performers scheduled to perform include Bono, Bruce Springsteen, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay, Keith Urban, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, and more. Dozens of stars will be answering phones and taking donations to help Haiti’s earthquake victims. Other broadcasters that have...

Ex-‘Children’ Star Finds a New ‘Life to Live’

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 7:00 PM EDT
Photo: ABCWednesday, January 20, 2010 7:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Miss New York Teen USA 2009 and former "All My Children" cast member Taylor Gildersleeve, joins the cast of "One Life to Live." The 18-year-old actress, who portrayed Sydney Harris on "AMC" in 2006, tweeted yesterday afternoon (January 19th) that she had just "just booked a role on 'One Life to Live!!!' :D " The exact role in which Gildersleeve was cast cannot be confirmed at this time, however, one possibility is "Hannah," who is expected to interact with Starr and Cole.  A casting call for that role was issued back in mid-December.  Other possibilities could be "Leah," a stripper friend of Stacy and Kim's, or "Teen Jessica," who will be appearing in flashback scenes.  Gildersleeve appears to have beaten out fellow actress Samii Ryan, who revealed earlier this month that she recently auditioned for an unidentified role on "One Life" as well, and was...

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 20, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Father Knows Worst"... Todd’s taken by surprise when Téa tells him that Ross is alive and was the one responsible for convincing Danielle to return to Llanview. Todd dreads the thought of having to explain his sordid past to Danielle. Meanwhile, Danielle has already learned all about Todd’s misdeeds after researching him on the internet. Matthew’s surprised to find Danielle at Rachel’s. Danielle voices her despair to Matthew over the fact that Todd is her father. Téa returns to Rachel’s only to find the apartment empty. Fish is flabbergasted to think it’s possible he could be the father of Stacy’s baby. Kyle and Fish confront Kim and Stacy threatening to go to Rex and Schuyler with their suspicions. Kim and Stacy, however, force Fish and Kyle to...

AMC Recap: Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 20, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Tad and Liza have an awkward encounter with Krystal and Rob when both couples are planning on engaging in a little hanky-panky. Amanda stops Jake from beating the life out of David but Jake has no intention of letting David off the hook for all the trouble he’s caused and asks Liza to file a civil suit against him. Liza convinces David it would be in his best interest if he left Pine Valley for good. Amanda hopes Jake can move past his vendetta against David and focus on the good things. JR comforts Marissa, who’s upset over David’s treachery. Marissa and JR look forward to starting a family of their own. Natalia and Brot have a busy night following up on several break-ins around town, first at...

GH Recap: Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 20, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dominic and Lulu face a difficult dilemma with both realizing that they probably won’t be able to have a future together once Dominic busts Sonny. Lulu admits to Maxie that she loves Dominic while he makes the same admission about her to Johnny. Carly asks Lulu and Jason to be Josslyn’s godparents. Jason is initially reluctant to have Josslyn drawn closer into his life but Carly refuses to take no for an answer. Kristina turns to Sam for advice about Kiefer and the conversation leaves Sam slightly troubled for her younger sister. Patrick and Lisa are reminded of their own past while tending to a young couple who’ve been injured in a car accident. Edward informs Monica and Tracy he’s going to invite his great granddaughter Maya Ward and her...

Does Barbara Garrick Have New ‘Life’ in Llanview?

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 10:37 PM EDT
Photo: Heidi Gutman/ABCTuesday, January 19, 2010 11:05 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Barbara Garrick spotted outside the "One Life" studios in New York. Garrick, who is best known for her realistic portrayal of nutjob Allison Perkins, was photographed on Monday (January 18th) with co-star Melissa Archer (Natalie Banks) by Steven Bergman, who routinely snaps images of the "OLTL" cast and crew as they enter and exit the show's studios. Rumors have persisted in recent months that the actress was reprising her signature role, despite the fact that representatives for "One Life" have had no comment on the speculation. When viewers last saw Allison, she had lapsed into a coma after suffering a fall, but not before teasing that she knew a huge secret involving Jessica Brennan (Bree Williamson). SON will continue to follow this story and bring you more details as they develop. "One Life to Live" airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights...

More Ghostly Encounters in Llanview?

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 9:39 PM EDT
Photo: Marina Chavez/ABCTuesday, January 19, 2010 10:11 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Natalie Banks once again has visions of the dead. When John McBain is arrested by Police Commissioner Lowell's inept men in blue for allowing Brody to flee the scene of the crime after attacking Mitch (so he could attempt to rescue his beloved Jessica from certain doom), Natalie is frantic as the former cult leader continues to terrorize her family and friends. However, she refuses to simply set back and allow her former lover take the rap. Instead, she catches John off guard by driving the getaway car when Brody comes to bust the him out of jail. But their run of good luck comes to an abrupt end when their car is inadvertently forced off the road by two other vehicles, one of which is being driven by someone with murderous intentions. With their car stuck in...

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 19, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Manning the Flames of Doubt"... Téa and Danielle arrive at Rachel’s after returning from Tahiti. Téa tells Rachel that Danielle learned Todd’s her father but doesn’t mention the fact that Ross is alive. Meanwhile, Blair takes a sullen Todd to visit Starr on her birthday but nothing can get his mind off of missingTéa. Téa goes to see Todd, who’s happily surprised by her return. Téa reveals that Danielle knows the truth that Todd is her father. Rachel’s evasive when Danielle questions her about Todd. Once alone, Danielle decides to start doing some research on Todd online. Schuyler balks when Kim asks him to get her oxytocin to induce Stacy’s early labor but she makes a strong argument as to why he should do so. After learning that Fish...

AMC Recap: Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 6:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 19, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Ryan’s buoyed when Annie has Emma call and invite him over for a quick visit on his birthday. With Opal’s help, Erica arranges a surprise birthday dinner for Ryan at his loft. Erica thinks Opal’s gone overboard at first with all her romantic touches but ultimately decides to keep them. Ryan’s happy to be home alone with Erica on his birthday. Adam returns home from the hospital and assures his family that he’s perfectly fine. Colby remains protective of Adam. Annie’s taken aback when she overhears Adam on the phone with Barry talking about making some changes to his estate. Greenlee’s thrilled to realize she’s getting more sensation in her legs. Jake and Amanda’s prayers are answered when Angie announces that Jake is Trevor’s father. Greenlee urges David to...