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Angelica McDaniel
  • Is ‘B&B’ Looking to Woo Melody Thomas Scott Away From ‘Y&R?’

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    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
    Now that “General Hospital’s” Sean Kanan (ex-A.J. Quartermaine) is headed back to "The Bold and the Beautiful” to reprise his role as sleazy con-man Deacon Sharpe, “The Young and the Restless” fans are wondering if the character will be swinging by Genoa City to visit his former lover, Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott). And while that may be an eventuality, “B&B’s” headwriter, Bradley P. Bell, admits that instead of loaning out Deacon to "Y&R," he’d rather steal Nikki for his own sudser! READ MORE
  • CBS’ ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ Celebrates 27 Years On Air

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    Today marks the 27th anniversary of CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful," which was created by the late William J. Bell and his wife Lee Phillip Bell as a sister soap to the widely popular and successful, "The Young and the Restless." "B&B" now joins an exclusive club of scripted broadcast dramas, which includes "Y&R," "General Hospital," "Days of our Lives," "All My Children," "Another World," "One Life to Live," "As The World Turns" and "Guiding Light," into the top ten list of the longest running scripted dramas broadcast on network television. READ MORE
  • BREAKING NEWS: Cady McClain to Replace Cynthia Watros as Kelly Andrews on ‘Y&R’

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios; Chapman Baehler/TOLN
    Earlier tonight, Watros confirmed our suspicions by tweeting to her fans that she will indeed be leaving the CBS soap. But CBS wasted no time in recasting the role - an hour later Senior Vice President of CBS Daytime Angelica McDaniel announced that former "All My Children" veteran Cady McClain (ex-Dixie Martin) will be replacing her! READ MORE
  • Rival Networks Congratulate ‘DAYS’ On Renewal

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    Cliff Lipson/CBS
    Several “Days of our Lives” actors have tweeted short congratulatory messages in support of today’s news that NBC has renewed their series until the 2015-2016 season, but they’re not the only people celebrating the exciting news: Major personalities from the rival soaps have jumped aboard to give shout outs to the iconic soap, as well! READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’ Stars React to Renewal News

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc./Sony Pictures Television
    The recent behind-the-scenes drama over at “The Young and the Restless” has created quite a storm, but a little bit of sunshine broke through the clouds today when CBS announced it has renewed the 40-year-old soap opera through 2017. Fans of the show have taken to Twitter to congratulate the cast and crew, and they’re not alone in the celebration: The actors are also thrilled that the sudser they call home received the official extension. READ MORE
  • Exterior of Genoa City Now Leading Into Character Interactions on ‘Y&R’

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
    Fans love it when their show goes on location, but whatever happened to exterior shots - images of outdoor locations inserted before a scene takes place between characters - which were heavily utilized on "Passions," the now defunct NBC and DirecTV daytime soap opera? READ MORE
  • FUNNY BUSINESS: Does Blatant Comedy Have a Place In Soaps?

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    Francis Specker/CBS
    When thinking of daytime dramas like “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless,” extreme drama, intrigue, love and romance probably come to mind. But how about comedy? Is laughter an important component within daytime dramas? READ MORE
  • RATINGS: ‘The Young and the Restless’ Celebrates 25 Straight Years as Daytime’s Most Watched Drama Series; Best Season Since 2011-12

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc./Sony Pictures Television
    CBS' "The Young and the Restless" has officially clocked 25 consecutive years as daytime's #1 drama series. The soap is pacing for its largest audience to begin a season since the 2011-2012 television season with 5.1 million viewers tuning in on average to the trials and tribulations of Genoa City's elite. "I am so proud of the talented cast and crew, past and present, for making 'The Young and the Restless' #1 for 25 years," said Angelica McDaniel, Senior Vice President, CBS Daytime. "A special thank you to our loyal and passionate fans for helping us reach this incredible... READ MORE
  • CENTER STAGE: Ignacio Serricchio Opens Up About His ‘Y&R’ Status, Possible Romance With Chloe, Not Impressing His CBS Boss and More!

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    Robert Voets/CBS
    It’s been exactly one year since Argentinian actor Ignacio Serricchio first aired as “The Young and the Restless’” Alejandro “Alex” Chavez, and there are a few things fans of the show have learned about the actor in that year: He’s incredibly talented, he’s incredibly sexy, and he’s incredibly kind. But when Soap Opera Network recently caught up with him at one of his stand-up comedy performances (yes, he does stand-up comedy), we learned that he’s much more talented, sexy and kind than anyone even imagines. And we’ve got the quotes to prove it! READ MORE
  • The Billy Abbott Switcheroo Kicks Off February Sweeps on ‘Y&R'; Actor Film Dates and Airdates Now Known

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    Sony Pictures Television
    As previously reported, Billy Miller is departing CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and the role of Billy Abbott, which garnered him two Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. After the actor and Sony Pictures Television failed to reach an agreement on a new contract, the studio and CBS opted to replace Miller with David Tom, who actually originated the role of an adult Billy Abbott in 1999. READ MORE