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Genie Francis
  • Genie Francis Live Tweet During ‘GH’ Return

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    “General Hospital” legendary star Genie Francis makes her grand return to the famed soap opera, which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary this April. Francis (@geniefrancis #GH50) will be live tweeting on Monday, February 11, from 2:00-3:00 p.m., ET in celebration of her return. READ MORE
  • GH Casting News: ‘Port Charles’ Invades Port Charles

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    With Lynn Herring returning last month as the ever spectacular Lucy Coe, now head of CoeCoe Cosmetics, many were left wondering if her return would solely be for the purpose of resurrecting the Nurse's Ball on ABC's "General Hospital." Thanks to the creative writing of head writer Ron Carlivati and his team, that doesn't appear to be the case. In a welcome twist of fate it looks as though Lucy's return has actually helped open up a string of storylines tied to ABC's canceled "General Hospital" spin-off "Port Charles." READ MORE
  • 12/12/12: Maria Arena Bell’s Day of WIN

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    Sony Pictures Television
    Maria Arena Bell, who was let go as Executive Producer and Head Writer of CBS' "The Young and the Restless" earlier this year, was honored on Wednesday, December 12 with a Humanitarian Award for her dedication to arts advocacy during the 14th Annual Women's Image Network (WIN) Awards, which recognizes and honors exemplary men and women in the entertainment industry including those from the television, film and advertising worlds. READ MORE
  • UPDATE: Graham Shiels Heading to ‘The Young and the Restless’

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    Sony Pictures Television
    Soap Opera Network has learned that actor Graham Shiels, who most recently appeared in an episode of TNT's "Leverage," has booked a recurring role on CBS' "The Young and the Restless." READ MORE
  • Jonathan Jackson Ends His Second ‘General Hospital’ Stint

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    Craig Sjodin/ABC
    On Monday afternoon, TV Guide Magazine revealed news that "General Hospital" actor Jonathan Jackson has decided to exit the role of Lucky Spencer on the ABC daytime drama. Sources indicate to the magazine that Jackson was denied a lighter schedule following two years of non-stop drama for his beleaguered character and that ultimately played into his decision to get out of Port Charles. Jackson was also apparently disappointed that his character never got the opportunity to properly reunite with his former love interest Elizabeth Webber played by Rebecca Herbst. The four-time Daytime Emmy Award winner will last tape on... READ MORE
  • SOAPnet: The Definition of “Classic” Made Clear

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    On Friday, August 12, both Soap Opera Network and Soap Opera Digest reported SOAPnet's post "All My Children" schedule (Monday, September 26), which included the insertion of "Brothers & Sisters" re-runs and the shuffling of more than 80% of the schedule into different time periods. Other than "Days of our Lives" picking up a primetime spot (8:00 PM ET/PT), nothing caught reader attention more than the network announcing classic episodes of "All My Children," "General Hospital" and "One Life to Live." So what is a classic episode according to the network? READ MORE