(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – - A look at what’s happening on “The Bold and the Beautiful” during the week of November 21, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
Jackie takes a page out of Sally Spectra’s book and passes Eric’s designs off as her own. Steffy attempts to prove to Hope that her marriage to Liam is solid. Hope notices Liam struggling with his feelings. Brooke and Taylor note how Hope and Steffy are fighting the same way they did in the past. Pam and Stephanie have it out again. Stephanie hopes to fix her relationship with Taylor over the holidays. Brooke and the rest of the Forresters are surprised by the animosity between Rick and Thomas.
- Monday, November 21 - Jackie becomes inspired by the legacy that Sally Spectra left behind; Pam confronts Stephanie and angrily blames her sister for her own misfortune.
- Tuesday, November 22 - Thorne surprises everyone with his guest at Thanksgiving; Steffy must choose between the lesser of two evils: spending Thanksgiving with Katie or with Hope.
- Wednesday, November 23 - Thanksgiving at the Forrester mansion comes with a side dish of drama; Ridge implements his unconventional plan to mend the rift between his family.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of November 21, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL
Maxie and Matt mix business with unexpected pleasure on Monday, November 21. Sparks fly between Delores and Johnny as the pair discuss crime and punishment. On Tuesday, November 22, effected by her discussion with Olivia, Lulu finally seems to get back on track with Dante. Will fate soon impede upon Lulu’s progress? Luke slips out when Lucky arrives to reunite with Aiden. Lucky and Tracy worry about Luke’s next move. Tracy’s disappointed by the suitor who arrives to keep her company on Thanksgiving on Wednesday, November 23.
NOTE: On Thursday, November 24, “General Hospital will air an encore presentation. “GH” will not air on Friday, November 25.
The Inside Story: Forget You Not
Sam tries to distract herself by focusing on Michael’s problems. Jason warns Carly that Franco still poses a real threat to her and Josslyn. Shawn’s single-minded focus agitates Carly. Franco prepares another surprise. Monica, meanwhile, invites Jason and Sam to the Quartermaine Thanksgiving. Shawn prepares a special feast for Carly. Jason and Sam remain profoundly haunted despite their efforts to move forward. Jason flips out at the Quartermaine Thanksgiving celebration on Wednesday, November 23. Franco leaves a gift for Josslyn.
A Closer Look: I Love You (Not)
On Monday, November 21, Kate realizes Sonny is going away to officially end his marriage to Brenda. Sonny makes a slight alteration to his plans and arrives to see Kate with a surprise. Dante confronts Kate about her involvement at the warehouse where he was shot. Sonny orders Dante to back off. Kate and Sonny arrive at a special destination. Later, Sonny is surprised to find Kate’s hotel room empty.
GH ALERTS: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28, 2011
- Sam tries to calm Jason down.
- Kate helps Sonny face the past.
- Mac finds a distraught Robin.
- Dante is assigned a new partner.
- Elizabeth’s reaction to Luke shocks everybody.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what’s happening on “One Life to Live” during the week of November 21, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE
On Monday, November 21, Brody threatens John and Natalie at gunpoint. John manages to reason with Brody. John and Natalie return home with the infant. Roxy continues to push John to talk to Natalie. Jessica, Roxy, and Shane each try to cheer up Brody. Elsewhere in Llanview, Mayor Finn reminds Bo of their deal. Still in a coma, Matthew narrates the tale of Thanksgiving 2011. Bo and Nora spend the holiday at their son’s bedside. Rick plants a rumor that Nate and Starr are having an affair on Tuesday, November 22. The teens pounce on Rick. Jessica and the children have fun with Ford. Natalie and Jessica share a sisterly moment on Wednesday, November 23. Clint tells Shane he’s sorry. Viki and Clint share a wishbone. And someone dies.
NOTE: On Thursday, November 24, “One Life to Live” will air an encore presentation of the September 2, 2011 episode, where Kim learns her brother is in Llanview, Cutter receives a surprise visit from his sister, and Viki talks to Todd about Victor’s murder. “OLTL” will not air on Friday, November 25.
The Inside Story: Unwelcome Guests
Todd catches Tomas by surprise at the warehouse on Monday, November 21. Blair talks to Starr about the men in her life. Dani learns her mother is pregnant. Jack is still claiming that Todd killed Victor. On Tuesday, November 22, Todd and Baker team up against Tomas. Blair learns that Tomas on the trial of Victor’s killer. Téa warns Blair not to break her brother’s heart. Tomas appeals to Todd’s guilty conscience. And Blair invites the Delgados to Thanksgiving dinner.
A Closer Look: Familiar Faces
Rex and Aubrey just miss Stacy and Cutter at Dr. Fascinella’s office on Monday, November 21. Stacy convinces Cutter not to strangle Alex. Rex and Aubrey work to coax information out of the doctor’s receptionist, and wonder if Cutter’s friend had surgery to look like Gigi. Rex comes to a realization and comes up with a plan. Meanwhile, Cutter involves his mother in his latest scheme on Tuesday, November 22. Rex and Aubrey put their plan in motion, only to find someone unexpected waiting for them. And on Wednesday, November 23, Shane tells Roxy he knows why Rex went to Brazil.
OLTL ALERTS: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28, 2011
- The lives of one family are changed forever.
- John and Natalie makes plans to talk about their relationship.
- Rick’s actions could prove disastrous for someone close to Starr.
- Todd cozies up to Blair by supporting Tomas.
- Is Jack’s attitude toward Todd starting to soften?
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – A look at what’s happening on “Days of Our Lives” during the week of November 21, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: DAYS OF OUR LIVES
Will and Rafe find Johnny hiding in the Brady pub on Monday, November 21. Rafe and Johnny share a loving reunion. Unaware that Johnny has already been found, Nicole helps Brady and Madison put up posters for missing Johnny. Nicole defends EJ to Brady and confides in Madison about her confusing feelings for EJ. Nicole is elated when she finds out Johnny has been found, and goes to tell EJ. Madison and Brady share an embrace but Madison backs off yet again. Abigail and Austin bump into each other on Tuesday, November 22 and strike up an easy rapport despite their age difference. When Carrie texts to say she’ll come and meet Austin, Abby leaves but realizes she enjoyed her evening more than she expected. Jack visits Jennifer and tells her he understands her anger. He goes into more detail about his captivity and how it changed him. Jennifer is deeply affected by his honesty. Jack admits he needs help. Hope confronts Stefano about the phoenix paperweight on Wednesday, November 23. Stefano artfully sidesteps by paying tribute to Hope’s tenacious attitude and their shared history. He cautions Hope to let the secret of dead people lie because she might not like what she finds out. John and Marlena try to be optimistic, believing their love will see them through this nightmare as it always has. Carrie delivers a persuasive speech to the judge for leniency, but John refuses to speak on his own behalf. Marlena is crushed as John is led away to spend the rest of his life behind bars.
“Days of our Lives” will be pre-empted on Thursday, November 24, 2011 and Friday, November 25, 2011.
The Inside Story: Guilty Conscience
Believing Johnny is dead, Sami and EJ come together in their grief and have animalistic sex to block out their despair on Monday, November 21. Will goes to the DiMera mansion and spies his mother and EJ making love. Stunned and disgusted over her betrayal of Rafe, Will backs away without making his presence known. Sami and EJ come to their senses and are horrified by what they have done. Sami gets the message from Rafe that Johnny is alive. They both want to rush to see their son, but Sami warns EJ can’t come with her because no one can ever find out they had sex. Sami returns home and is reunited with Johnny. Sami apologizes to Rafe, who mistakenly assumes she’s referring to blaming him for Johnny’s disappearance. Will looks at his mother, bitter over her shameful behavior. Nicole arrives at the DiMera mansion where EJ’s still grappling with what happened with Sami. He’s stunned when Nicole declares her love for him. In the aftermath of Johnny’s homecoming, Sami and EJ feel nothing but private guilt and self loathing on Tuesday, November 22. Unsettled Sami doesn’t know why Will’s acting the way he is. Rafe is protective of Sami when she becomes upset with Will’s questions. Sami feels guiltier as Rafe showers her with love. Later, she can’t bear looking at herself in a mirror and breaks it. EJ is wracked with guilt especially now that Nicole has decided to give their relationship another chance. They go to the loft, where EJ is reunited with his son. Only Will knows why Sami and EJ are uneasy around each other but keeps mum.
A Closer Look: Thanksgiving in Salem
Jennifer, Jack, Abe, Lexie, Chad and Abigail gather at the pub to make Thanksgiving food boxes for the homeless on Wednesday, November 23. Abigail is pleased when Austin shows up without Carrie. After Abigail leads Chad to believe she’s preoccupied because her father is watching them, Chad appeals to Jack for a truce. Jack shakes his hand, but will reserve judgment. Jack reveals he’s been offered a job teaching journalism at Salem U. Abigail isn’t sure she wants her father working on campus, but is more enthusiastic when she hears Austin has also been offered a job teaching forensic accounting. Maggie brings Victor, Daniel and Melanie to her old kitchen to prepare Thanksgiving dinner. Daniel and Melanie are touched to be included, especially after Daniel discovers Maggie made a recipe his mother used to make. Maggie wants Daniel and Melanie to get tested to see if they are preconditioned to also get myasthenia gravis. Daniel talks to Melanie and Victor about his stalled relationship with Jennifer. Victor cautions all is fair in love and war. Melanie admits to Daniel there is someone she likes (Chad) but it will never happen.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – A look at what’s happening on “Days of Our Lives” during the week of November 14, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: DAYS OF OUR LIVES
The search is on for a missing Johnny DiMera on Monday, November 14 as Sami blames John and EJ blames himself. Ashamed, John decides to plead guilty despite Marlena’s wishes. Jennifer feels guilty herself when Daniel tells her he saw her kissing Jack. On Tuesday, November 15, Brady is upset over his nephew’s disappearance and reassures Sami that he’s going to plaster Johnny’s photo on TV. Madison offers Sami support. Brady appreciates her concern and later takes her in his arms when he finds her in tears over a missing Johnny. Jennifer comforts Sami and Sami is surprised when Kate also unexpectedly reaches out to her. Nicole helps EJ search for Johnny on Wednesday, November 16. Quinn shows up and offers help from old underworld connections. Nicole tries to protect EJ by warning off Quinn, but EJ accepts his help — he’ll do anything to bring his son back. Roman spots Quinn and is angry to see him back in Salem. Jack, still experiencing subtle symptoms of his PTSD, arrives at Jennifer’s, where she’s in the middle of trying to help with the search for Johnny. She reacts strongly when Jack assumes they’re now back together after their bonding experience at the cabin. On Thursday, November 17, while the search for Johnny continues, Austin tells Bo he’s been working on a trace of Alice’s mystery money accounts. Hope and Bo fear Stefano is involved, despite his denials. Will is worried Sami won’t forgive John. Carrie tells John she’s working on a plea bargain off his insistence on a guilty plea but later, word arrives from a super-confident prosecution–no deal. On Friday, November 18, John decides he’ll still plead guilty to avoid a long, drawn out trial. Carrie sets up the meeting, and they all head to the courthouse. Once there, John pleads guilty and a devastated Marlena watches as he’s hauled off in cuffs.
The Inside Story: Blame and Search
Sami, Rafe and the rest of the family desperately search for Johnny on Monday, November 14. Nicole and EJ track down Sami, who breaks the news to them that Johnny disappeared amidst the chaotic aftermath of the shooting. EJ has choice words for Roman and Bo as he threatens to bring in his own people. Nicole, thinking of the election, convinces him to play by the rules. Sami goes ballistic and blames John. Sami’s tirade against John spills over to include Marlena. Rafe tries to console his wife. Despite Nicole’s wishes, EJ calls in his own men to find his son. Bo and Roman learn the state police are in hot pursuit of the shooter and the perp is headed for the center of town. Sami and EJ confront the man who shot up the pub on Tuesday, November 15. Sami fears for her son’s life, knowing the longer he’s missing, the worst the outcome could be. Kate questions EJ about Stefano’s possible involvement in John’s shooting. EJ denies Stefano was involved and blames the police and Abe for not having better security. Abe makes a statement about the shooting and Sami’s missing son. Lexie reaches out to comfort her brother. Roman, Rafe and EJ pursue a lead that a boy resembling Johnny was seen on a country road near a cabin, but later reveal to Sami that the lead didn’t pan out. None of them understand how Johnny could just vanish. On Wednesday, November 16, Sami, Rafe, Bo, Hope, Will and Gabi go to the loft to wait for news on Johnny. Will and Gabi try to keep Sami from losing her mind. Rafe’s frustration grows when he realizes he can’t do much to help with the search since he’s no longer on the force. John and Marlena visit Sami. Sami tells John that Johnny wouldn’t be missing if it weren’t for him and his trial. When Marlena tries to step in, Sami turns all her emotional unraveling on her mother. Roman arrives with EJ and Rafe and reluctantly reveals a piece of a bloody shirt that’s just been found. Sami screams!
A Closer Look: Grief Takes Over
An anguished night passes and there’s still no sign of Johnny on Thursday, November 17. Sami lashes out at Rafe, blaming him for convincing her to take Johnny to see John in the first place. Rafe is wracked with guilt and doesn’t fight Sami’s assessment. Later, Bo and Hope arrive, having gotten news… the body of a child has been found. Sami, devastated, prays it isn’t Johnny but fears those prayers will go unanswered. EJ is no less worried than Sami, having spent a sleepless, guilt-ridden night trying to crawl out of the dark place this news has deposited him. Stefano tries to get his son to see reason but allows him to vent, knowing he needs it… and vows if Johnny is harmed, their family will have their vengeance. Full of agony, he stares at a picture of his little boy, unaware of the potentially crushing news Sami has just been delivered. Sami breaks down on Friday, November 18 fearing Johnny’s body was the one found dead. Bo, Hope and Rafe go to identify the body. Meanwhile, Sami goes to EJ, who has heard the same news. They bond in their grief until they hear an erroneous media report that the body has been positively identified as Johnny. The two parents are destroyed. Rafe suddenly realizes Allie may be able to help them.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – - A look at what’s happening on “The Bold and the Beautiful” during the week of November 14, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
Nick gets a surprise while in the Jackie M steam room. Stephanie wonders if Pam is going off the deep end again after they argue. Pam vents her long-kept animosity towards Stephanie to Jackie, who then uses the situation to her advantage. Stephanie finds information that uncovers what Eric has been hiding from her. Hope and Thomas grow closer. Ridge and Brooke give Hope conflicting advice. Katie tells Liam he should divorce Steffy. Thorne increases his efforts to win Taylor.
- Monday, November 14 - Liam tries to intervene when Katie calls Steffy out; Thomas and Hope share an intimate moment as the Veterans Day party winds down.
- Tuesday, November 15 - Bill and Nick pressure Jackie into merging Jackie M with Spencer Publications; A recently dumped woman sets her sights on a new man.
- Wednesday, November 16 - Hope asks a simple yet complicated question of Liam; Stephanie confronts Jackie about her covert relationship with Eric.
- Thursday, November 17 - Ridge interrupts Hope and Liam’s private conversation; Jackie pulls a hesitant Nick into her scheme to get Jackie M on track.
- Friday, November 18 - Thomas tries to get Hope to forget about Liam and concentrate on him; Pam and Nick strike a deal and seal it in an unusual way.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of November 14, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL
On Monday, November 14, Maggie gets comfortable with her surroundings. Spinelli senses something is off with Sam on Tuesday, November 15. Jason snaps when Sonny questions him about Franco. Sam and Jason continue struggle as the hitman makes it his mission to track down Franco. Maxie receives a familiar gift. Maxie has a proposition for Matt. Ethan questions Alexis after several more odd occurrences at Wyndemere. Multiple people lurk the halls of the dark castle on Friday, November 18. Michael tells Carly what his condition is for attending her Thanksgiving feast. Sonny tells Alexis what he wants from her. Sonny makes a big decision after another argument with Carly.
The Inside Story: Tortured Souls
Delirious with fever, Elizabeth insists to a visiting Jason that their son is still alive as Matt and Monica look on. Meanwhile, one of Elizabeth’s other children, Aiden, gets a visit from his grandfather. Luke receives an urgent call from Lucky. Lulu and Tracy fear the worst when they realize Luke and Aiden are missing. Luke has a thought provoking conversation … with himself on Wednesday, November 16. Will it distract him from the figurative and literal road ahead? Lucky boards a plane back to the states. Tracy and Lulu are shocked when they learn what Lucky requested of Luke. On Thursday, November 17, Steve, Monica, Robin and Maggie grow concerned after examining Aiden. Maggie has Aiden’s diagnosis. Tracy confronts Luke after he suffers a setback.
A Closer Look: True Crimes
Mac questions Robin and Patrick about the last time they saw Lisa. Dante steps in after finding Delores questioning his mother about Lisa. Sonny and Luke discuss the relationship between Dante and Lulu. Meanwhile, Dante returns home where he ends up leveling his frustrated and wary fiance with his announcement about the murder investigation. Steve and Matt discuss Lisa. Patrick confronts Anthony and Johnny about the part they played in the whole Lisa debacle. Dante arrives and observes the dynamic between the Zacchara men. On Friday, November 18, incriminating evidence is found against a suspect in the Lisa Niles murder investigation.
GH ALERTS: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 21, 2011
- Sonny has a surprise for Kate.
- Things take an interesting turn when Delores pays the Zacchara men a visit.
- Jason freaks out.
- The annual Quartermaine Thanksgiving feast.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what’s happening on “One Life to Live” during the week of November 14, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE
Jessica expresses her guilt about keeping Natalie in the dark about Liam to Ford. On Tuesday, November 15, they realize they are falling for one another and give into their true feelings. Elsewhere in Llanview, Blair overhears Tomas talking to Calmar on the phone. By Friday, November 18, Todd and Baker put their plan in motion. Tomas and Téa are happy for each another. And later Tomas encounters someone unexpected. Also, Rama and Vimal talk to the police about the fire at The Sun, Neela urges Jack to turn himself in, and a beloved couple gets married in an impromptu ceremony on Tuesday, November 15.
The Inside Story: I Do?
Roxy is unable to hold her tongue at Natalie and Brody’s wedding on Monday, November 14. Natalie remembers what Jessica told her. At Llanfair, Tina searches for doggie David Vickers, and makes an interesting find. Later, she crashes the wedding with her discovery. Will Natalie and Brody still tie the knot? John encounters Nigel when he arrives at Llanfair to tell Liam good-bye. On Tuesday, November 15, Natalie arrives at a decision. John finally learns the truth. Brody takes drastic action as his world crumbles around him. Natalie and John’s happiness is short-lived however, as they are forced to act fast to save their son. And Jessica, Ford, Viki, Clint, Shane, Nigel, and Roxy come together as a family to rally around John and Natalie on Thursday, November 17.
A Closer Look: Letting Go of the Past
Cutter locates Stacy at airport just as she is about to buy a plane ticket to Brazil on Monday, November 14. Cutter is moved when says she wants her old life back, and persuades her to let him go with with her to see Dr. Fascinella. Later, Cutter bumps into Rex, who briefly locks eyes with Stacy. By Wednesday, November 16, Cutter talks Stacy into staying on the plane, and opens up about his past. Meanwhile, Rex discovers information about Cutter’s lady friend, and buys a plane ticket. Aubrey worries about Rex, and goes with him to Rio. At the same time. Cutter encounters a familiar face while at the doctor’s office. Rex confides in Aubrey, and the pair soon arrive at the same office on Friday, November 18.
OLTL ALERTS: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 21, 2011
- John and Natalie have a run-in with Brody.
- Todd goes to great lengths to get what he wants.
- Rex encounters Alex Olanov while in Rio.
- Bo and Nora spend Thanksgiving with Matthew.
- Someone in Llanview dies.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – - A look at what’s happening on “The Bold and the Beautiful” during the week of November 7, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
After learning the truth from Steffy, Liam can’t keep his mind off Hope. Thomas reveals his new line to someone he trusts. Later, Ridge doesn’t respond to them well. Thomas and Hope begin a relationship together and share a kiss. Steffy encourages Thomas to keep pursuing Hope. Thorne and Taylor talk about their relatiopnship. Rick and Amber reminisce about their first kiss. Dayzee does all she can to make Veteran’s Day special.
- Monday, November 7 - Hope is made aware that she has a new ally and romantic suitor; Steffy is forced to face the consequences of her actions.
- Tuesday, November 8 - Torn when it comes to matters of love, Liam searches his heart for answers; Amber delivers an unexpected proposition to Rick.
- Wednesday, November 9 - Hopeful for some understanding, Liam makes an unforeseen admission; Hope shocks Brooke with news of her new relationship with Thomas and their kiss.
- Thursday, November 10 - Brooke attempts to enlist Katie to help her keep Liam and Hope together; Thomas and Steffy conspire to keep Liam and Hope apart.
- Friday, November 11 - Thomas is joined by Dayzee, Marcus, Oliver, and Hope at Dayzee’s Cafe where they celebrate the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces. Country singer Beau Davidson performs for the troops.
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of November 7, 2011.
THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL
Someone watches over Lucky on Monday, November 7. Lucky questions if his mind is playing tricks on him. Spinelli embarks on a new venture. On Wednesday, November 9, Franco’s surprise leaves Jason and Sam reeling. Husband and wife regain their bearings and look for clues on the location of their nemesis. Robin questions what Patrick’s hiding. Patrick, Robin, Matt, Maxie, Steve and Olivia are all suspect as Mac opens an official investigation into the death of Lisa Niles on Thursday, November 10. Lulu is disappointed as her newly released fiance takes an immediate interest in the case. Tracy fills Luke in on what he’s missed. Maxie is left out in the cold as Matt tends to Elizabeth. Elizabeth’s life continues to hang in the balance on Friday, November 11; will it be Matt or … Jason that pulls her from the edge?
The Inside Story: Surprise Visitors
Olivia is unable to shake her symptoms and decides it’s time to take a pregnancy test. Steve arrives at Olivia’s unexpectedly. After a run in with Olivia’s pregnancy test, the doctor heads to Jake’s to digest the potential implications. Sonny checks on Olivia. On Thursday, November 10, Olivia and Steve end up tending to Cameron and Aiden together. General Hospital’s new pediatric doctor, Maggie, arrives in town. Olivia learns that Steve shares a past with Maggie.
A Closer Look: The Dating Game
Carly uses Johnny to get under Sonny’s skin. Kate and Carly pull no punches. Shawn tries to defuse the situation. Carly questions Shawn’s lack of interest in her. Later, Carly and Shawn make a surprising discovery. Johnny watches as Kate and Sonny share a close moment on Tuesday, November 8. Later, Johnny offers to lend a hand when he passes Kate and her stalled car. Sonny and Olivia find the pair together. Carly manages to get some more personal stories out of Shawn on Veteran’s Day.
GH ALERTS: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 14, 2011
- Mac questions the suspects in Lisa’s death.
- Sam and Jason are haunted.
- Luke leaves on a surprising mission.
- Steve and Maggie discuss their past/
- Ethan discovers something during his investigation of the portrait.