Passions - Soap Opera Network
ALL ARTICLES ABOUT
Passions
  • FIRST LOOK: Jesse Metcalfe Guest Stars on ‘2 Broke Girls’

    J Graylock/JPI Studios
    J Graylock/JPI Studios
    As Soap Opera Network previously reported, former “Passions” and “Desperate Housewives” star Jesse Metcalfe will be appearing on an upcoming episode of CBS’ “2 Broke Girls,” and a photo from his guest appearance has surfaced! READ MORE
  • POP (Formerly TVGN) Developing ‘Queens of Drama’ Docu-Series With Vanessa Marcil, Donna Mills, Lindsay Hartley, Hunter Tylo and More!

    Gilles Toucas; ABC; JPI Studios
    Gilles Toucas; ABC; JPI Studios
    With soap stars Eileen Davidson (Ashley Abbott, "The Young and the Restless"; Kristen DiMera, "Days of our Lives") and Lisa Rinna (ex-Billie Reed, "DAYS"; ex-Taylor McBride, "Melrose Place") currently filming the fifth season of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," it was only a matter of time before a network greenlit a new reality series/docu-series comprised solely of the divas of daytime and primetime soap operas. READ MORE
  • TNT Cancels ‘Dallas’ After Just Three Seasons

    TNT
    3
    TNT
    Just two weeks after the dramatic season finale of "Dallas," which found one of its lead characters killed after the car they were in exploded, TNT has opted to cancel the series after just three seasons, the network announced today. READ MORE
  • EXCLUSIVE: Justin Hartley’s First ‘Y&R’ Airdate Revealed + The 10 Things Adam Has Missed (Or Maybe Not) Since He Was Presumed Dead!

    Nicole Wilder/ABC
    21
    Nicole Wilder/ABC
    It’s been almost eight months since “The Young and the Restless’” Adam Newman was declared dead following a horrific showdown and subsequent car crash with Billy Abbott. And since most of the town believed he’d perished in the fiery accident, they’ll be getting quite a shock when the very-much-alive CEO — now played by former “Passions” star Justin Hartley — makes a surprise return to Genoa City, which Soap Opera Network has exclusively learned will take place on Wednesday, November 5! READ MORE
  • ‘Dallas’ Star Books Role on ‘2 Broke Girls’

    J Graylock/JPI Studios
    J Graylock/JPI Studios
    “Dallas’” Jesse Metcalfe (Chistopher Ewing) is one lucky man: He had the opportunity of romancing “Desperate Housewives’” Gabi (Eva Longoria), and now he’s in the running to land “Two Broke Girls’” Max (Kat Dennings)! READ MORE
  • Justin Hartley Was Almost Not ‘Y&R’s’ New Adam Newman?

    JPI Studios
    72
    JPI Studios
    As they celebrated their first anniversary as hosts of "Soap Box with Lilly & Martha" on Thursday, August 21, former daytime soap stars Lilly Melgar ("General Hospital") and Martha Madison ("Days of our Lives") had soap journalist Michael Maloney, talent manager Michael Bruno and online soap reporter Michael Fairman on as guests as they discussed the week's biggest soap opera news. No story was bigger this past week than the news of Justin Hartley ("Passions," "Revenge," "Mistresses") returning to daytime television to portray a recast Adam Newman on CBS' "The Young and the Restless." According to Bruno, however, there... READ MORE
  • BREAKING NEWS: Justin Hartley is ‘Y&R’s’ New Adam Newman

    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    50
    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    He's been prancing around Genoa City only showing his hands to viewers, while the rest of the town thinks he's dead, but Adam Newman is most certainly returning to CBS' "The Young and the Restless" in the coming months with a new face after supposedly dying in a fiery explosion in late January as played by actor Michael Muhney. TV Guide's Michael Logan is reporting that "Smallville" and "Revenge" star Justin Hartley is returning to daytime television to assume the role of the devilish Adam just in time for the all important November sweeps ratings period. Hartley, who will... READ MORE
  • Former ‘Passions’ and ‘Chuck’ Star Ryan McPartlin Joins NBC’s ‘Bad Judge’

    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Best known to soap fans for his role as Hank Bennett on NBC's "Passions," actor Ryan McPartlin has signed on for an arc on NBC's "Bad Judge," reports Deadline Hollywood. Per the publication, McPartlin will appear opposite series star Kate Walsh in the single-camera comedy series as Billy the Fireman, a love interest for Walsh's character, Rebecca. While the series is scheduled to premiere on Thursday, October 2 at 9:00 PM ET/8:00 PM CT, there is no set airdate for McPartlin's appearance on the series. READ MORE
  • ‘Passions’ Stars Tie the Knot

    Lisa Rose/JPI Studios
    Lisa Rose/JPI Studios
    Congratulations are in order for former “Passions” stars Natalie Zea (Gwen Winthrop) and Travis Schuldt (Ethan Winthrop): The couple got married last week! READ MORE
  • DAYTIME EMMYS: Fresh Out of the Shower, ‘DAYS’ Star Eric Martsolf Learns of His First Nomination

    Mitchell Haaseth/NBC (left); Howard Wise/JPI Studios (right)
    4
    Mitchell Haaseth/NBC (left); Howard Wise/JPI Studios (right)
    On Thursday, May 1, nominations for the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced, and "Days of our Lives" star Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) received the happy news that he'd received his first ever nomination, although in the most unusual of ways. "I had forgotten that they were announcing it. I had an early call time and I'm in the shower at 6:00 AM," the actor recalls of the time news began rolling in. "I get out and my phone's just going nuts. There I am soaking wet standing there in the bathroom. I look at my Twitter, and... READ MORE