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General Hospital
  • Is Kassie DePaiva Headed to ‘DAYS?’

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    Patrick Harbron/The OnLine Network
    “Days of our Lives” may be losing actress, Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady) later this year, but an equally powerhouse actress may be swooping into Salem: Former “One Life to Live” actress Kassie DePaiva (ex-Blair Cramer)! READ MORE
  • ‘GH’ Head Scribe Signs New Contract

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Fans of “General Hospital’s” headwriter, Ron Carlivati, have something to be very happy about today: The scribe announced that he’s signed a new contract with the ABC soap opera! READ MORE
  • GH PROMO: ‘In The Mob World, Where There’s Betrayal, There Will Be Blood!’

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    ABC
    In a promo for this week's "General Hospital" ABC highlights the mob war between the Corinthos family and the Jeromes. "In the mob world, where there's betrayal, there will be blood!" states the announcer as guns are drawn by Sonny (Maurice Benard), Julian (William deVry), Morgan (Bryan Craig) and even Ava (Maura West). 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
  • ABC Renews ‘General Hospital’ for 2014-2015 Television Season

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    While it doesn't come as much of a surprise, Deadline Hollywood is reporting that ABC is renewing its commitment to "General Hospital" for the upcoming 2014-15 television season. The "GH" renewal follows the recent two-year "Days of our Lives" renewal by NBC, which was announced today, and last week's renewal of "The Bold and the Beautiful" and "The Young and the Restless" by CBS. Historically, as the network owns "GH" outright, ABC won't necessarily make an "official" announcement as CBS and NBC have for their daytime soaps. READ MORE
  • William deVry On ‘GH’s’ Success: ‘It’s Survival of the Fittest!’

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    There have been a slew of stories celebrating soap operas’ recent turnaround in the ratings game as of late, but it’s an unexpected trend worth repeating: Soaps are back, baby! And “General Hospital,” which was marching toward an ABC death similar to “All My Children” and “One Life to Live,” is doing particularly well. Soap Opera Network sat down with the sudser’s very own William DeVry (Julian Jerome), who discussed some particulars of why “GH” is on such an upswing. And while he was at it, he revealed some details on what’s to come in Julian’s life, as well! READ MORE
  • Details on ‘Y&R’s’ Major Casting Shakeup!

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    With many casting changes in place and new faces set to arrive in Genoa City, the next few weeks on “The Young and the Restless” may be a bit of a flurry. But no worries, because Soap Opera Network has got all the upcoming casting deets right here in one handy-dandy reference place! READ MORE
  • TRAILER: ‘Child of God’ Directed by James Franco

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    Syd/Visual/JPI Studios
    In perhaps his biggest directorial effort yet, James Franco adapts "Child of God," a film based on a Cormac McCarthy novel of the same name. A teaser trailer for the film was released last August, but today we get a first full-length look at the film. READ MORE
  • Dominic Zamprogna on ‘GH’ Baby Drama: ‘Just When You Think It’s Going to Be Concluded, It Won’t Be!’

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    As “General Hospital’s” executive producer, Frank Valentini, recently revealed to Soap Opera Network, the next few months of the iconic soap opera are going to be filled with can’t-miss-television. And Dominic Zamprogna (Dante Falconeri) says that part of the excitement to come will definitely include some twists and turns in the complicated baby situation his alter ego is caught in with Britt Westbourne (Kelly Thiebaud) and Lulu Spencer (Emme Rylan). READ MORE
  • Soap Secrets Revealed: ‘GH’s’ Anthony Geary, ‘B&B’s’ John McCook, ‘DAYS’ Casting Director and More Discuss 2013’s Resurgence of The Soaps!

    It seems like just yesterday that the world was ready to nail the lid on the coffin of daytime soap operas. Ratings were low across the board, and a slew of sudsers — “Guiding Light,” “As the World Turns,” “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” — were cancelled, leaving only “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital,” “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” on the air. But to the surprise of critics and many soap fans, 2013 saw a drastic turnaround: All four remaining soap operas saw a significant increase in ratings, and... READ MORE