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  • How Important Are the Daytime Emmys? Industry Insiders Speak Out!

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    Cliff Lipson/CBS
    There’s no doubt that the Daytime Emmy Awards play a large part of the daytime industry, but just how prevalent is the golden statue when it comes to the every day work lives of the people who make up the genre? Soap Opera Network spoke with performers, writers, producers and more to get their take on how often and how much the Emmys impact their work lives. Does the event and its promised accolades inspire them to work harder? Do they keep the Emmys in mind when filming, writing and performing scenes? And are the Emmy awards really necessary... READ MORE
  • DAYTIME EMMYS: ‘Y&R’s’ Hunter King Reacts to Second Emmy Nomination

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    John Paschal/JPI Studios
    While many other Daytime Emmy nominees might celebrate being honored with a special dinner or something of the like, “The Young and the Restless’” Hunter King (Summer Newman) celebrated in a much different way: By going to math class! READ MORE
  • Support a Good Cause with ‘Y&R’s’ Ignacio Serricchio

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    Francis Specker/CBS
    “The Young and the Restless’” Ignacio Serricchio (Alex Chavez) has most recently been seen on Fox’s hit series, “Bones,” but that’s not the only place fans of the actor can see him: He’ll be performing at Hark in the Park-ing Lot, a Children’s Hospital charity event that he organized, this weekend! READ MORE
  • The 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Pre-Nominations Announced

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    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    Earlier today the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, in cooperation with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, announced the Drama Performer Pre-Nominations for this year's Daytime Emmy Awards. READ MORE
  • UP2LATELY: Lilly Melgar Talks Possible ‘GH’ Return, Her ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Moment and First Spanish Acting Role!

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Long gone but never forgotten characters are popping up left and right on ABC’s “General Hospital,” leaving many fans wondering which fan favorite could be next. The recent reveal that Julian’s (William DeVry) henchmen, Carlos Rivera (Jeffrey Vincent Parise), is from Puerto Rico had many under the impression that he was related to Sonny’s (Maurice Benard) late wife, Lily Rivera (Lilly Melgar), which then lead fans to wonder if Melgar could be headed back to Port Charles! READ MORE
  • Michelle Stafford Goes Behind The Scenes of ‘The Stafford Project'; Plus Watch Every Season One Episode

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    DYZ, Inc/New Slant Productions
    Ever wonder what it all took to make "The Stafford Project" come together? In a new behind the scenes video, creator Michelle Stafford (ex-Phyllis Summers, "The Young and the Restless") informs fans of the hit web series that it all came about from a script in her head, how co-creators Paige Dorian and Paige Long helped evolve the idea from her head to the screen, and much more. Plus, if you haven't been exposed to the series until now, we've got every episode available for your viewing pleasure! READ MORE
  • PATH TO PERFECTION: ‘B&B’ and ‘Y&R’ Stars Set Spectacular New Year’s Resolutions!

    Soap Opera Network
    Soap Opera Network
    We’re guessing you’re sad that Christmas is over. So are we! But don’t fret, because there’s one more gift to come: New Year’s resolutions from some of your favorite “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” stars! Several of the sister sudser’s actors let Soap Opera Network in on the ways they hope to achieve perfection (or at least near perfection) in the year to come. And guess what? They also spilled the deets on how their characters should tackle 2014, as well! Read on for the fun, and happy New Year from Soap Opera... READ MORE
  • Billy Miller/Michael Muhney: ‘Y&R’s’ Cast & Crew Provide Video Tributes To Departing Male Stars

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    Greg Edwards/Vimeo
    With "The Young and the Restless" losing its leading men in a one-two punch, as both Billy Miller (Billy Abbott) and Michael Muhney (Adam Newman) filmed their last scenes on Thursday, December 19, cast and crew of daytime's most watched drama series have put together video tributes to honor the departing stars. READ MORE
  • Cast and Crew of ‘Y&R’ Celebrates 25 Years At #1

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    CBS
    CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is in a celebratory mood today as the soap is enjoying 25 consecutive years as daytime television's most watched drama series. As part of its continued success, the soap is also enjoying its best season average in total viewers since the 2011-2012 television season. To show their appreciation to fans for their support, cast and crew took the time to pose with a banner that states: "The Young and the Restless: #1 For 25 Years." To honor this feet, Soap Opera Network has gathered all the images published on social media for your... READ MORE
  • Charles Shaughnessy Joins Horror Series!

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    Corday Productions, Inc.
    “Days of our Lives” Charles Shaughnessy (Shane Donovan) has been a busy bee as of late! Not only is the former “The Nanny” actor popping up in Salem beginning Monday, November 18, he’s also appearing in an episode of the Christian LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin, “The Young and the Restless”) produced Nickelodeon children’s show, “Deadtime Stories!” READ MORE