Port Charles

  • Barry Morgenstein
    Barry Morgenstein

    Barbara Esensten Passes

    On Wednesday, November 14, 2012, the world of soaps lost a true legend in Barbara Esensten, who passed at age 75. Esensten co-created "The City" along with her more than 20 year long writing partner James Harmon Brown. The...

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    Photo Credit: Yolanda Perez/ABC

    Huffington Post Names ‘Port Charles’ One of TV’s Worst Spinoffs

    With anticipation high for the recently introduced TNT Original Series "Major Crimes," ​The Huffington Post​ compiled a list of the 30 Best and Worst TV Spinoffs Ever. "Port Charles" was listed as one of televisions worst.

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    Paul Skipper/JPI

    Jean Bruce Scott Returns to ‘Days of our Lives’ After 30 Year Absence

    A "Days of our Lives" representative has confirmed to ​Soap Opera Network​ that when Blake Berris returns to the drama series beginning with the Monday, August 27 episode, his character, Nick Fallon, will not only be up for parole,...

  • Gary Tomlin (Photo: Aaron Montgomery/JPI)
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    Gary Tomlin (Photo: Aaron Montgomery/JPI)

    Multiple Emmy Award Winning Writer Lorraine Broderick Joins ‘DAYS’

    With news of Gary Tomlin and Christopher Whitesell's ascension to the top of the "Days of our Lives" writing team after the NBC daytime soap let go Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr., less than a year after...

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    Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.

    By The Numbers: The Demise of Soap Opera Weekly

    Although the likelihood was expected thanks to the loss of long-time soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" in 2011 and 2012, which were preceded by the departures of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns" in...

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    Sean Smith/JPI

    Michele Val Jean Joins Writing Team of ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’

    On Thursday, October 20, it was announced that longtime "General Hospital" writer Michele Val Jean would be joining the Emmy Award winning writing team of CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful." Also on that day Val Jean was given...

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    Soap Opera Network

    Soap Opera Network: 10 Years of Soap Opera Discussion, News and Much More

    October 8, 2011 marks the tenth anniversary of Soap Opera Network, an online magazine celebrating the world of soaps past, present and future.

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC

    Debbi Morgan Heading to ‘Y&R’ Set Next Thursday!

    As previously reported, with "All My Children" wrapping production in less than a week, actress Debbi Morgan (Dr. Angela Hubbard) will be heading to CBS' "The Young and the Restless." Although her "Y&R" role has not been revealed,...

  • EXCLUSIVE! What If… Promo: Sam McCall Meets John McBain

    Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 5:32 AM ET by Errol Lewis Photo:Rick Rowell/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "What If…" John McBain (Michael Easton) from "One Life to Live" and Sam McCall (Kelly Monaco) from "General Hospital" met in an elevator? Would...

  • ATWT First Look: Lynn Herring

    Sunday, July 5, 2009 5:00 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Lynn Herring is joining the cast of CBS’ “As The World Turns” as Audrey, mother of Henry Coleman (Trent Dawson), beginning Friday, July 24. Soap Opera...