By Angela Rosa

( — Love and tragedy in the afternoon.

Michael E. Knight


After finally connecting at the Hubbard wedding, Aidan tells Greenlee that what’s most important to him is being with her, with or without children in their future. Jack inadvertently reveals that Aidan and Kendall slept together after misinterpreting Greenlee’s emotional state. The depth of Kendall and Aidan’s betrayal sinks in for Greenlee who unleashes her anger on the two. Greenlee becomes even more furious when she realizes Zach knew the truth. Zach forces Greenlee to leave with him and urges her to accept what can’t be changed. A confrontational Aidan accuses Zach of sending him to Darfur with a death wish on his mind. Zach punches Aidan. Greenlee lets Aidan know just how deeply he hurt her and then asks Zach to take her home.

The Main Event: The Beginning and the End

Dixie urges Jake to stay in town for Tad’s sake. Tad is certain Adam is losing his mind when he claims to see Dixie. Dixie leaves Adam with a chilling warning and reminds him that time is running out. Angie is ecstatic when Jesse brings Greg home. Greg, Angie and Jesse visit Jenny’s grave. The Hubbard family anticipates Jesse and Angie’s wedding the following day. Stuart gives Adam some sound advice. JR takes Adam home after he’s released from Oak Haven. Jesse and Angie’s friends and family gather in the ballroom at the casino for the wedding. Jesse arranges for R&B singer Ne-Yo to serenade Angie. Angie and Jesse exchange heartfelt vows and are married once again. Dixie watches wistfully as Tad spends time with their daughter. Fretful over Dixie’s warning, a disruptive Adam desperately tries to get his children to leave the wedding reception with him. Tad and Jake threaten to get physical with Adam. Dixie dances with Kate.

Robert snaps Cassandra out of the hypnotic state he put her in and quickly sneaks away before being spotted. Robert spies Stuart and Little Adam returning the stuffed elephant to Cassandra. Jesse becomes suspicious when Cassandra explains the symptoms she’s experiencing. Angie warns Jesse not to look for trouble where none exists. Robert shoots and kills the FBI agent that arrives to question him and then arrives at the Hubbard wedding intent on finally getting what he wants. Robert drugs and locks up Opal. Jesse finally puts together that Robert is Papel and confronts him at gunpoint, but Mrs. Hubbard’s arrival changes fates. Robert exits the hotel room holding Angie at gun-point. In the hallway, Robert shoots at an oblivious JR. Robert makes his way to the crowded ballroom with Angie. Aidan fails to get a clear shot at Robert. Chaos breaks out in the ballroom as an unhinged Robert makes his presence dangerously apparent. Dixie protects Colby and Kathy. Tad, Jake and Frankie give chase as Robert heads to the helicopter on the roof with Angie. A horrified Dixie looks on as Robert takes aim at Tad.

Around Town:

Intent on getting pregnant, Annie tries to seduce Ryan but he gently rejects her; Zach wants JR’s help in trying to figure out who ran him over and framed JR for it; JR and Babe make love.


Monday: Encore Presentation.

Tuesday: Jesse is Angie’s knight in shining armor. A distraught Greenlee pulls Zach into a kiss. Dixie is grateful that Kate is safe.

Wednesday: Ryan reaches out to Greenlee. Everyone tries to cope with the tragic turn of events. Annie is determined to have a baby with Ryan.

Thursday: JR accuses Adam of being on a death watch as they wait for word on Tad. Greenlee would rather abandon Fusion than work with Kendall. Aidan and Jesse team up to locate Kate for Tad.

Friday: Dixie shows Tad what their lives would have been like if she had lived. Adam’s eyes are finally opened where Tad is concerned. Jesse comforts an emotionally drained Angie.

Y&R PreVUE: Week of May 12 Edition

Happily ever after?
Saturday, May 12, 2008 10:27 PM | By Venus Stone

( — A wedding takes place; business problems arise and a Hilton hits Genoa City…


Colleen packs her bags and heads for China, while Karen does the same thing and heads for the Big Apple. When Chloe gets tipsy, she locks lips with Cane. David loses another bet. Jill warns Katherine that Nikki is becoming a big problem for Jabot, however, Kay issues her own warning about her involvement with Jeff. Daniel introduces Amber as his girlfriend. Jeff serves Gloria with divorce papers but threatens her for a big payout to keep him quiet about her. When Gloria realizes that she could lose her money, she begs Michael for help, but he tells her what she’s getting is much deserved.


After learning of Victor’s proposal to Sabrina, Nikki ups her own wedding date. David says they should elope to Mexico. On their way there, however, their plane is delayed and wedding preparations fall through. The two eventually tie the knot and return back to Genoa City. Victor learns that his ex-wife married David and voices his concerns to Sabrina. Meanwhile, upon their arrival home, David and Nikki find themselves stuck in the elevator together.

Jack is instructed that Restless Style needs to find themselves a new cover model. Kathy Hilton comes to Genoa City and lends her hand to the magazine. Problems slowly develope that could cause the magazine from meeting it’s publishing deadline. When the website for the magazine crashes, all fingers point to Sharon. Jack begins to make decisions regarding the magazine that angers Phyllis, Nick and Sharon. Meanwhile, after much work, Restless Style’s first issue hits stands.

Pictured: Vincent Irizarry courtesy CBS

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GL PreVUE: Week of May 12 Edition

Could the honor of a cop be tarnished by the mistakes he’s made…
Saturday, May 12, 2008 10:15 PM | By Venus Stone

( — Mallet’s covering up someone’s secrets at the Springfield Police Department


Jeffrey isn’t too thrilled to share his home with Reva’s movie crew. Lizzie has a decision to make when Reva gives her a Mother’s Day card that includes the address for her to see Sarah. Ava wants her old job back at Spaulding. Alan gives Rafe a gift; along with strings attached. Josh takes RJ to the father/son baseball game but leaves early to confront the man he thinks Cassie is cheating on him with. Harley, however, manages to talk him out of it. During a girls day out, Blake confesses to Harley and Cassie that she has a crush on Coop; who wants Ashlee to be by his side for a book tour. Olivia once again refuses to let Rafe and Natalia have the house Gus bought for them. Cyrus, still being put at a distance with Harley finds himself being pursued by a lady at the gym.


Harley, who is trying to work out all of Gus’s past cases, begins to wonder if someone in the department was trying to prevent him from getting the cases done. Mallet meets with Harley and tells her that she needs to focus more on taking care of herself and being with her family, rather than focusing on Gus. When he’s alone in his office, he takes a file and shreds its contents. Harley finds Jeffrey and suggests he looks into possibility of there being a crooked cop on the force. Jeffrey takes her suggestion to Mallet, who waves Harley’s assumptions off as mere nonsense. During dinner with Marina, Mallet turns her offer to come back to her place down when he decides to meet Dinah for a favor. When he arrives, he informs Dinah that Gus, during the time at the police department, was taking in favors. Mallet then asks her if she can get Doris to force Jeffrey off of the case. When Dinah meets with Doris, she presents her with two tapes of her as the Mayor of Springfield; one that shows her in a positive light and the other that is damaging. Later that day, Dinah tells Mallet that she took care of everything for him.

Pictured: Beth Ehlers courtesy Robert Milazzo/PGP

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Being home doesn’t mean being together…
Saturday, May 10, 2008 9:30 PM | By Venus Stone

( — While one wants to reconcile, the other isn’t so sure they want to…


Chris learns that Alision is having trouble in the nursing program and offers to tutor her. When she is late for her exam, Brenda, who is conducting the exam, refuses to let Alison make it up, until Chris steps in. Janet continues to be a problem for Katie and Brad, when she comes to the set and eventually takes over a segment for the show. When Brad doesn’t dote on her, Janet opts to pack her bags to leave. Luke overhears a phone conversation between Ameera and Col. Mayer. When he confronts her, the two get into an argument, which eventually puts Luke and Noah at odds with one another.


Lily convinces Carly to help her get some serious alone time with Holden. When Holden comes home, she tells him that the kids are with Carly and that Lucinda’s plans for dinner fell through. Holden offers to cook dinner, however, Lily surprises him with a candlelit dinner of her own. During dinner, Holden ruins his shirt and when he removes it, the sexual tension between them is high. Immediately uneasy, Holden opts to go get the kids, but when he arrives at Carly’s, she convinces him that the kids are having a good time. Things heat up the minute Holden returns home to a seductive Lily. After love-making, Lily calls Carly to thank her for her role in her plans. Jack, who overhears the conversation, threatens to call Holden to tell the truth about Lily’s scheme and Carly’s role in the scheme. Carly convinces Jack to keep his mouth shut, but also jabs him for being unable to handle the fact that he enjoyed spending time at her house. The next day, Holden goes to Carly’s to pick up the kids and senses tension in the house on Jack’s part. Realizing that Lily asked Carly to help with their reunion, he hightails it back home to confront her. Despite Lily’s explanation, Holden is angry that she went to desperate measures to get what she wanted. Meanwhile, Carly has her own problems when she tells Sage that Jack will not be having any more sleepovers at their house.

Pictured: Jon Hensley courtesy CBS

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By Errol Lewis

( — CBS soaps “The Young and the Restless” and “Guiding Light” tied their lowest household ratings in history while “As The World Turns,” “The Bold and the Beautiful” and NBC’s “Days of our Lives” are the only soaps to increase their viewership year-to-year.


Continuing a trend it started earlier in the year, the ABC soaps continue to lose the most total viewers year-to-year with a combined loss of 1.7 million viewers. “General Hospital” lost the most with 642,000 viewers.

In Women 18-49, “The Bold and the Beautiful” was the only soap opera to increase year-to-year in Women 18-49, though “As The World Turns” and “Days of our Lives” also increased year-to-year in Women 18-49 viewers.

In Women 18-34, “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital” and “The Young and the Restless” all tied at #1 with a 1.0/7 rating. However, “GH” fell the most year-to-year with a loss of 0.3 Women 18-34′s. “The Young and the Restless” by contrast increased in rating by 0.1 year-to-year.

The following is the final ratings report for the Week of April 28, 2008:

HOUSEHOLD RANK/SHARE (change last week/last year)

1. Y&R 3.8/14 (same/-.3)

2. B&B 2.9/10 (+.2/same)

3. GH 2.2/7 (-.1/-.5)

4. DAYS 2.1/7 (same/+.2)

4. ATWT 2.1/7 (same/-.1)

6. AMC 2.0/7 (same/-.4)

6. OLTL 2.0/7 (-.1/-.4)

8. GL 1.7/6 (same/-.3)

TOTAL VIEWERS (change last week/last year)

1. Y&R 5,305,000 (-28,000/-99,000)

2. B&B 3,977,000 (+197,000/+238,000)

3. ATWT 2,949,000 (+33,000/+105,000)

4. GH 2,896,000 (-132,000/-642,000)

5. DAYS 2,699,000 (-185,000/+183,000)

6. OLTL 2,590,000 (-71,000/-486,000)

7. AMC 2,468,000 (+2,000/-562,000)

8. GL 2,352,000 (-22,000/-212,000)

WOMEN 18-49 RATING (change last week/last year)

1. Y&R 1.8/13 (+.1/same)

2. GH 1.5/9 (-.2/-.3)

3. B&B 1.4/9 (+.2/+.1)

4. DAYS 1.3/9 (-.2/same)

4. OLTL 1.3/9 (-.1/-.2)

6. ATWT 1.2/8 (+.1/same)

7. AMC 1.1/7 (same/-.3)

8. GL 1.0/7 (same/-.1)

WOMEN 18-49 VIEWERS (change last week/last year)

1. Y&R 1,181,000 (+85,000/-16,000)

2. GH 986,000 (-103,000/-194,000)

3. B&B 910,000 (+118,000/+27,000)

4. OLTL 878,000 (-52,000/-103,000)

5. DAYS 868,000 (-89,000/+33,000)

6. ATWT 792,000 (+87,000/+30,000)

7. AMC 708,000 (-40,000/-210,000)

8. GL 686,000 (+14,000/-34,000)

WOMEN 18-34 RATING (change last week/last year)

1. DAYS 1.0/7 (-.1/-.1)

1. Y&R 1.0/7 (+.1/-.1)

1. GH 1.0/7 (-.1/-.3)

4. OLTL 0.9/6 (Same/same)

5. B&B 0.8/5 (+.2/same)

6. AMC 0.7/5 (same/-.2)

7. ATWT 0.6/4 (+.1/-.1)

8. GL 0.5/3 (same/-.2)

“Passions,” which airs on DirecTV is not included due to ratings information not being available at press time. Ratings do not include SOAPnet airings for “All My Children,” “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital,” “One Life to Live,” and “The Young and the Restless.”

For the SEASON September 24, 2007 through May 4, 2008:

Households (change last week/last year)
1. Y&R 4.1

2. B&B 2.9

3. GH 2.4

4. ATWT 2.3

5. OLTL 2.1

5. AMC 2.1

5. DAYS 2.1

8. GL 1.9

Women 18-49 Rating (change last week/last year)

1. Y&R 1.9

2. GH 1.7

3. DAYS 1.5

4. OLTL 1.4

4. B&B 1.4

6. ATWT 1.3

6. AMC 1.3

8. GL 1.2

Source: NTI, Live + Same Day

By Errol Lewis

Tyler Christopher

( — “General Hospital” star Tyler Christopher seeks out new talent looking to make it big in Hollywood with new company.

With the help of Ric Beddingfield (Talent Representative/Film Producer, The Beddingfield Company, Inc.) and Taylor Sheridan (Acting Coach/Actor, “Veronica Mars”), Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine, “GH”) has formed Los Angeles based Hollywood Talent Group, whose mission is to help discover the next big star.

Hoping to help individuals learn more about life for an actor in Hollywood or how to enhance their craft, Hollywood Talent Group will be providing the first of many “Discover Me!” seminars starting this summer, where undiscovered talent will receive personal attention and advice on how to succeed in the world of Hollywood. The first of many seminar’s will begin with a 2-day event at the Governor’s Comedy Club in Levittown, NY on July 26 and 27, 2008.

Christopher, Beddingfield and Sheridan will “personally watch and critique attendees’ auditions and will answer questions about the art of the business of acting and the process of succeeding in Hollywood,” according to a press release provided to Soap Opera Network.

Beddingfield, who has discovered many of today’s top Hollywood actors, is looking for new clients and will provide information on how one can find an agent and educate individuals on various areas in the acting business. Christopher will discuss life as an actor in Los Angeles, CA. Sheridan will provide a set of tools and techniques that can be used to enhance different areas in one’s acting.

Every actor in attendance will be given a chance to audition in front of the trio of professionals.

The two-day seminar will cost $179.00 with an additional cost of $25.00 for an optional breakfast and lunch ticket on Saturday.

For more information, contact Sheri Evans at (800) 261-9142 or visit the Hollywood Talent Group Website.

Melissa Claire Egan

MONDAY, MAY 5, 2008

In the hope of getting fired and gaining Ryan’s sympathy, Annie sabotages Fusion’s presentation for the Japanese businessmen by inserting footage of Kendall and Greenlee pole dancing. Greenlee would fire Annie on the spot but to everyone’s dismay, and Annie’s disappointment, the businessmen are won over by the presentation and award Fusion a major contract. Annie kisses Ryan but then walks away frustrated over the fact they are “just friends.” Zach explains the situation in Darfur to Ryan. Ryan seems to be his old self as he and Zach work together to come up with a plan to help Aidan rescue Jake. Jake has a chance to escape but chooses to save the life of the rebel leader instead. Robert narrowly avoids being discovered by Colby and Cassandra as they pack up for a sleepover at the Chandler mansion. Robert finds Cassandra’s sketchbook and finds a drawing of a stuffed elephant. Adam thinks his medication is causing his hallucinations but Dixie makes it clear she’s a ghost who’s going to haunt him until he does the right thing and tells Tad the truth about Kate. Angie can clearly see that Krystal still cares about Adam. Tad gets a lead on Dr. Madden’s assistant, Hazel.

By Errol Lewis

( — A family says goodbye to a loved one.

Dylan Cash


Sonny accuses Kate of betraying him. Jax finds an emotional Kate in her office after her fight with Sonny. Sonny sees Claudia and admits that he finds her ability to not pretend that she’s something she’s not even though he finds her loathsome. Alexis can’t deny she’s jealous when she catches Jerry with Claudia. Lucky asks for Tracy’s help in getting Luke to realize the Zaccharas could destroy him. Johnny and Lulu forge a plan to make it appear as though they are a couple to catch Anthony in a trap.

Lucky and Sam find an unconscious and pale Nikolas in his hospital room after they go to visit him. Sam realizes the medication that Nikolas appears to have overdosed on is the same medication Elizabeth was reprimanded for giving to a patient that almost died. Spinelli freaks out after learning Maxie is spending a lot of time with a hot young male designer. He later turns to Patrick for advice on how to attract women. Robin starts an online blog about the struggles and triumphs of pregnancy. Jason rescues Spinelli from a hooker.

The Inside Story: Michael’s Family Says Goodbye

Carly turns to Jason after she finally comes to terms with sending Michael to the permanent care facility. Sonny has second thoughts about sending Michael away as his time with his son dwindles. After her talk with Mike, Kate goes to the facility and overhears Sonny voicing his guilt over saving her and not Michael. Jax suggests to Carly that Sonny should sign away his parental rights to both Michael and Morgan. Blaming herself for putting her children in harms way, Carly goes to see Sonny. Sonny accuses Jason of blaming him for Michael’s condition. Memories of Michael flood Sonny and Carly’s minds as they ride in the ambulance to the permanent care facility with Michael. Jason sees Michael and leaves him with the book of Africa. Sonny, Carly and Jason say their goodbyes to Michael.

Dylan Cash

A Closer Look: Alexis and Ric Discuss the Zaccharas

Alexis voices her concerns to Ric about his involvement with the Zaccharas. Ric tries to get Alexis to understand that he has changed ever since Trevor manipulated his and Marianna’s relationship. He now has a plan in motion that could rid himself of Trevor for good. Anothony gives Ric an order to keep Claudia in the loop on everything. Jason informs Claudia that he will not kill Anthony without proof that he is responsible for Michael getting shot.

What to Watch

  • Luke makes an impassioned appeal to Tracy.


Monday: Claudia confesses the truth to Nikolas; Elizabeth consoles Jason over his guilt about Michael; Sonny and Carly try to push aside their grief.

Tuesday: Sonny is flabbergasted when Carly asks him to stay away from Morgan; Jason and Elizabeth wish things could be different for them; Luke is arrested for money laundering.

Wednesday: Carly returns home only to find Jax missing; Nikolas comes to terms with his dealings with Ian; Luke opts to go on the run with Tracy by his side.

Thursday: Sonny pleads his case to Carly; Carly enlists Spinelli’s help in finding her husband; Johnny and Lulu rebel.

Friday: Jason and Carly are skeptical of Sonny’s about face; Nikolas threatens Claudia; Robin is stunned by Anna’s latest actions.

OLTL PreVUE: Week of May 12 Edition

A severe case of cold feet..
Thursday, May 8, 2008 12:24 AM | By Scotty Gore

( — It’s too late to turn back now, or is it?


After overhearing Jared state that he is not a Buchanan, David Vickers devises his latest scheme. Viki is shocked to find David in her kitchen. David meanwhile, gently probes for information on Jared, and later comes face to face with he and Natalie at Asa’s mansion. Jared and Natalie pale as David claims he knows everything, however he remains clueless to the fact that he is the true Buchanan heir. David proceeds to blackmail Jared and Natalie demanding money in exchange for his silence. Nigel worries that Natalie and Jared’s relationship won’t remain a secret for long.

Cole manages to win Starr a stuffed frog along the boardwalk. John demands answers from Winter. Stuck between a rock and a hard place, Langston confesses to Dorian that she’s not the one who’s pregnant. Dorian meanwhile, is unable to reach Blair on her cell phone. After scolding her for lying, Dorian praises Langston for her loyalty to Starr in her time of need, and breathes a sigh of relief upon learning that Langston is still a virgin. Blair receives a jolt when Todd joins her and John at Virginia Beach. Todd receives the third degree from Blair, who
warns him to change his attitude. Winter doesn’t give John much information to work with, however, he is successful in gathering enough data to run a background check on the guy. Blair demands separate motel rooms for her, John, and Todd as her anger reaches its boiling point. Addie finds out that Starr is pregnant. Blair accuses Todd of allowing his anger to get in the way of his concern for Starr. While suffering from a rough bout of morning sickness, Starr realizes just how much she misses her mother. Blair’s nerves are calmed when John informs her that he told Winter to provide Todd with false information so they could get to Starr and Cole before he did. Todd, meanwhile, discovers that he has been set up. Hot on her daughter’s trail, Blair is heartbroken to see how Starr has been living since running away. John discovers that Starr is pregnant, but decides not to tell Blair. While walking on the boardwalk, Starr and Cole come face to face with Todd.


Brody spies on Gigi through a window. Still in a drunken stupor, Rex seeks advice from Bo. Adriana communicates to Brody via text messages, urging him to reveal himself to Gigi. Brody informs Adriana that is unable to at the moment because Gigi is not alone. Meanwhile, an intoxicated Rex tries to tell Gigi something but is interrupted by Shane. After Gigi sends him home, Rex is surprised to find Adriana there waiting for him. Certain that he is lying about not visiting Gigi, Adriana asks Rex to make love to her. Trying to tone down the situation, both Rex and Adriana are dismayed by his sudden case of erectile dysfunction. Brody looks on as Gigi breaks down in tears, and leaves without revealing himself to her. As Rex and Adriana awaken on their wedding day, neither are as happy as they should be. Considering it a bad omen for them to be together before their wedding, Roxy goes into panic mode. Roxy exhibits strange motherly behavior when she reminds Rex that she has always loved him. Bo suspects Rex is suffering from more than a case of cold feet. Marcie receives a surprise when Gigi informs her that Rex is Shane’s father. As Gigi is leaving for the wedding, Marcie urges her to tell Shane the truth, but Gigi feels that it is best for everyone if it stays a secret. Marcie and Gigi rush to Llanfair is search of Shane’s inhaler following a severe asthma attack. While there, they encounter Rex, who is searching for Charlie. Adriana reminds Brody of their agreement. Adriana and her bridal party make their way to the church for the wedding. Back at Llanfair, Rex gives Shane mouth-to-mouth resuscitation just before he and Gigi rush him to the hospital. Charlie and Bo are concerned when by Rex’s absence as the wedding is about to begin. Dorian reverts to her old ways when she pays Brody is disappear. Rex and Gigi nearly give in to their feelings. A heartbroken Gigi successfully urges Rex to leave for the church. Adriana is relieved by Rex’s arrival. Although secretly troubled, Rex assures Bo that everything is fine. Dorian tries to manipulate Gigi in order to get what she wants. As Brody recalls the day he said goodbye to Gigi, he remains conflicted on what to do next.


- Antonio and Talia’s kiss at Capricorn is interrupted by Cristian who warns them that they are placing their plan in jeopardy.

- Antonio assures his brother that he and Talia are playing it safe.

- Alone together in a closed Capricorn, Antonio and Talia find it difficult to keep their hands to themselves.

- Antonio and Talia are disciplined by a priest who finds them making out in the church.

- Sarah and Cristian enjoy a little play time.

- My View of Llanview: April 30 Edition. READ MORE

- Evans Brings Tina Back to Llanview. READ MORE


Monday: Gigi has something to say at the wedding; Blair orders Todd to stay away from Starr; David places Jared on the hot seat in front of Clint and Nora.

Tuesday: Starr opens up to Blair; Gigi is floored to see Brody alive and well; Jared will stop at nothing to silence David.

Wednesday: Blair wants to keep Todd in the dark about Starr for as long as possible; Natalie and Jared realize they must confess before David outs them; Natalie works to keep Clint from spotting David.

Thursday: Blair tells Todd to find a new place to live; Lindsay vows to make Nora suffer for coming between her and Bo; a scorned RJ warns Lindsay that her secrets will be exposed.

Friday: Todd has a trick up his sleeve concerning Blair and his kids; Viki’s world is rocked by Charlie’s confession; Gigi informs Adriana of Dorian’s latest actions.

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