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February 2007

‘DAYS’ Actress Becomes ‘Loser’ for NBC

Become a 'Loser' with Sweeney Saturday, February 24, 2007 11:53 AM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- NBC is banking on "Days of our Lives" heroine, Alison Sweeney, to revive its ailing "Biggest Loser" competition series as it goes through a transition. Sweeney, who plays Samantha 'Sami' Brady on the popular soap, has been tapped to replace former "Sabrina, The Teenage Witch" actress Caroline Rhea as host of "The Biggest Loser." The reality series aired its third season finale in December. "Alison is an incredible…

ABC Marries ‘Wives’ Through 2011

By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In what can only be called the biggest TV marriage in recent memory, the ABC Television Network has extended the contracts of its "Desperate Housewives" and their creator, Marc Cherry. Marcia Cross (Bree), Teri Hatcher (Susan), Felicity Huffman (Lynette), Eva Longoria (Gabrielle) and Nicollette Sheridan (Edie) may soon become the richest women on television as the stars have signed a new four-year deal with ABC Television Studio to continue their work on the ABC comedy-drama. The…