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    Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images

    R.I.P. Deborah Blackwell, Former SOAPnet General Manager

    Deborah Blackwell, the former general manager of Disney/ABC Cable Network Group's SOAPnet from 2001-2007, has died at the age of 63, reports Deadline Hollywood. She died yesterday, January 31, after a seven-year battle with Pick’s disease, a rare neurodegenerative...

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    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.

    Exterior of Genoa City Now Leading Into Character Interactions on ‘Y&R’

    Fans love it when their show goes on location, but whatever happened to exterior shots - images of outdoor locations inserted before a scene takes place between characters - which were heavily utilized on "Passions," the now defunct NBC...

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    SOAPnet, LLC

    SOAPnet Ends Broadcast Run With ‘General Hospital’ And ABC/ABC Family Commercials

    After nearly 14 years on the air, SOAPnet ended its broadcast run at the stroke of midnight with the final 2013 episode of ABC's "General Hospital" (originally aired on Monday, December 30) taking it out in style.

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    ABC

    THE FINAL DAYS OF SOAPnet: How To Watch ‘General Hospital’ Post Cable Network Demise

    One thing we'll soon find out is how much of an effect SOAPnet's demise will have on "General Hospital," if any at all. In a new promo touting the multi-platform availability of ABC's sole remaining daytime soap opera, the...

  • THE FINAL DAYS OF SOAPnet: The Rise and Fall of A Cable Network

    From re-runs of soap classics "Dallas," "Dynasty," "Another World," "Port Charles," and "Falcon Crest," to the launches of original series "SoapCenter," "Soap Talk" and "General Hospital: Night Shift," SOAPnet was defined as the "new way to watch soaps" for...

  • Disney Executive: ‘SOAPnet Had A Great Run’; Future of ‘DAYS’ On Cable Uncertain

    On Friday, November 8, Soap Opera Network reported that SOAPnet, now the old way to watch soaps, would cease operation on December 31, 2013 at 11:59:59 ET. In a piece by the Los Angeles Times, Ben Pyne, president of...

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Bye, Bye SOAPnet? Network Finally Ceasing Operations By Year’s End?

    The ABC Cable Networks Group, a division of Disney/ABC Television Group, has informed cable and satellite operators across the United States that they will cease operating SOAPnet, the cable network devoted to airing same day episodes of "Days of...

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    SOAPnet Releases ‘DAYS’ Equivalent Promo for ‘GH’

    Earlier today SOAPnet posted a new promo featuring intriguing moments and mystery on "Days of our Lives" (‘Everyone’s Dark Side Will Be Exposed in the Light of DAYS’) and now the network has published the "General Hospital" equivalent.

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Power, Honor, Family and Love Hits ‘GH’ This Summer

    What would a summer on "General Hospital" be like if not for a triangle involving two women wanting a piece of Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard)? Have no fear, SOAPnet has released a promo covering the upcoming summer adventures of...

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    Corday Productions, Inc.

    PROMO: ‘Everyone’s Dark Side Will Be Exposed in the Light of DAYS’

    In addition to the SOAPnet promo highlighting "General Hospital" and "Days of our Lives" airtimes, the cable network has released a promo touting that "Everyone's Dark Side Will Be Exposed in the Light of DAYS."