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TV Guide Brings Back The ’80s With Soap Hunks That Ruled

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016 12:49 AM EDT
Kin Shriner, Stephen NIchols, A Martinez, Doug Davidson, Don Diamont, Michael E. Knight
In honor of ABC's "The Goldbergs" receiving its first ever TV Guide Magazine cover, the publication has turned back the dial with an all '80s-themed issue, due out on newsstands later this week. As part of the celebration, several of daytime's biggest hunks from the decade will be featured in the upcoming issue, including Kin Shriner (as Scotty Baldwin, "General Hospital"), Stephen Nichols (as Steven "Patch" Johnson, "Days of our Lives"), A Martinez (as Cruz Castillo, "Santa Barbara"), Doug Davidson (as Paul Williams, "The Young and the Restless"), Don Diamont (as Brad Carlton, "The Young and the Restless") and Michael E. Knight (as Tad Martin, "All My Children").

‘UnREAL’ New Role for ‘B&B’ Alum Kim Matula

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Friday, February 19, 2016 11:33 PM EDT
Kim Matula
Kim Matula (ex-Hope Logan, "The Bold and the Beautiful") has landed an "UnREAL" new role in primetime. The actress has been cast in the upcoming second season of the Lifetime drama that gives a fictitious behind-the-scenes look at the chaos surrounding the production of a dating competition show.

Soap Alum Sarah Buxton To Appear on ‘Shark Tank’

Friday, February 19, 2016 5:46 PM EDT
Sarah Buxton, TUTUblue
On the Friday, February 19 edition of ABC's "Shark Tank," former soap star Sarah Buxton (ex-Morgan DeWitt, "The Bold and the Beautiful"; ex-Annie Douglas Richards, "Sunset Beach") will appear as she tries to get the sharks -- Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner, Barbara Corcoran, Robert Herjavec and Kevin O’Leary -- to make a deal over her one-piece swimsuit line that not only keeps things in the right places, but can keep you sun-safe and stylish at the same time.
CBS Daytime
CBS Daytime is showing across the board ratings growth compared to one week prior and the same week last year, according to newly released Nielsen Media Research ratings data for the week of February 8-12, 2016. The network held the top six programs in Total Viewers and the top four in both Women 25-54 and Women 18-49, the key sales demos that determine ad rates for daytime programs. The network remains the industry leader throughout the February Sweeps ratings period that began Thursday, February 4.
Ron Carlivati
As previously reported, the "General Hospital" writing team consisting of former head writer Ron Carlivati, and writers Anna Theresa Cascio, Andrea Archer Compton, Suzanne Flynn, Kate Hall, Elizabeth Korte, Daniel James O’Connor, Elizabeth Page, Jean Passanante, Katherine Schock, Scott Sickles and Chris Van Etten, took home the Writers Guild Award on Saturday, February 13 in the category of Daytime Drama. The soap beat out CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful," the only other series nominated in the category. At press time, Carlivati's acceptance speech was unavailable. That has since changed.

The Bold and the Beautiful Credits

Monday, February 15, 2016 3:33 PM EDT
CreatorsWilliam J. Bell and Lee Phillip BellProduction TeamBradley P. Bell, Executive ProducerRhonda Friedman, Supervising Producer Ed Scott, Supervising ProducerCynthia J. Popp, Producer Casey Kasprzyk, ProducerMark Pinciotti, Coordinator ProduerWriting TeamBradley P. Bell, Head WriterMichael Minnis, Co-Head WriterPatrick Mulcahey, Consultant  

‘DAYS’ Star Jordi Vilasuso Talks Daytime Return

Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:50 PM EDT
Jordi Vilasuso
After portraying Griffin Castillo on "All My Children" and Tony Santos on "Guiding Light," actor Jordi Vilasuso decided the timing was right for another turn in daytime. Lucky for him, "Days of our Lives" was looking to expand the Hernandez clan with the return of Dario (last played by Francisco San Martin). After meeting with executive producer Ken Corday, co-executive producer Albert Alaar and co-head writer Josh Griffith last summer, Vilasuso responded well to the idea of portraying a "very intelligent" character on the soap.