Soap Opera Digest

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Breakdown Writer Shelly Altman Named Co-Head Writer of ‘General Hospital’

    Yesterday afternoon, Soap Opera Digest reported that "General Hospital" has named breakdown writer Shelly Altman as its Co-Head Writer working alongside Head Writer Garin Wolf. Per the magazine's website Altman's new role is effective immediately.

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    Chris Haston/NBC

    James Scott Out? Not Everything Is As It Seems to Be

    Earlier today, Soap Opera Digest shocked the soap world when it reported that after five years on "Days of our Lives," actor James Scott (EJ DiMera) would soon be vacating Salem after a contract dispute with show producers Corday...

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC

    Lavoisier Lands Primetime Gig

    John-Paul Lavoisier (Rex) is branching out from his daytime role on "One Life to Live." In addition to co-starring alongside his real and reel life girlfriend Farah Fath (Gigi) in the upcoming E! series "Dirty Soap," Lavoisier has also...

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    SOAPnet Reveals Post ‘All My Children’ Schedule, Slots ‘Days of our Lives’ into Primetime for the First Time

    After a number of years being relegated to the 11:00 PM time slot (outside of the primetime hours of 8:00 to 11:00 PM), SOAPnet's same day re-airings of NBC's "Days of our Lives" are about to replace ABC's canceled...

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    The CW

    Sarah Michelle Gellar Returns to ‘All My Children’

    Soap Opera Network first reported that Sarah Michelle Gellar was interested in returning to her roots for a guest appearance in May. Today, the same day that film-star Josh Duhamel first aired on "All My Children" in his return...

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    ‘Guiding Light’ Alum Takes Over Llanview’s Highest Office

    With Dorian Lord (Robin Strasser) about to exit the Office of Mayor to reportedly move on to become a Senator, Llanview gets a new commander-in-chief this fall when Wendy Moniz debuts in the recurring role of Mayor Finn, according...

  • ‘One Life to Live’ August Casting Updates

    Llanview loses a Todd, Dorian moves on to a higher calling, Kelly makes her next move, and other casting changes for the month of August.

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    ‘One Life to Live’ Welcomes Back Fan Favorites Tina & Cord

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” fans can breathe a sigh of relief. After months of reports of old faces returning to sister soap “All My Children’s” for its ABC finale, “One Life” finally have something to cheer about,...

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    Albert L. Ortega/WireImage

    The ‘Gossip’ is True: Amanda Setton Returns to ‘OLTL’

    As we first reported last night, thanks to a tweet from a "One Life to Live" crew member, it was looking as if Amanda Setton, who currently plays Penelope Shafai on "Gossip Girl," was making her way back to...

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    Lynn Leahey

    Lynn Leahey Steps Down as Editorial Director of Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Weekly

    On Thursday, May 12, Soap Opera Network broke news when we reported that layoffs occurred earlier this week at Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Weekly after American Media, Inc. officially took over editorial, advertising, marketing and distribution control...