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July 2008

Night Shift: Season Two Cast Photos

Night Shift: Season Two Cast Photos What: Second Season Cast Photos of SOAPnet's "General Hospital: Night Shift" https://www.soapoperanetwork.com//slideshows/network/soapnet/nightshift/gh-nightshift_castphoto.swf

Genie Francis Brings Laura Back to ‘GH’

Friday, July 11, 2008 5:00 PM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Beginning Tuesday, August 26, look for actress Genie Francis to reprise her iconic role of Laura Spencer on the daytime soap opera "General Hospital." "This is a short visit," Francis said in an interview with the The Associated Press on Friday. "It's a mother-daughter story. Years ago when I started playing the character as a 14-year-old girl, it was a mother-daughter story, only I was the daughter. So it's kinda cool this is full circle. It's nice to…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of July 14 Edition

Friday, July 11, 2008 1:13 AM | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Tess' quest for revenge claims an innocent victim. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Todd and Cole form an unholy alliance as they team up against Starr and Marcie. Across town, Marcie informs Starr that adopting the baby could cause her to lose Michael. Regardless, Starr remains confident that giving Marcie the baby is the right thing to do. Todd and Cole encounter Marcie and Starr at the courthouse. Michael confesses to John that he doubts his marriage…

Two Roles Cast on ‘General Hospital’

Thursday, July 10, 2008 5:30 PM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC's "General Hospital" adds two new recurring roles to its roster. Beginning with the Wednesday, July 23 episode of the soap, look for actors Rolando Molina and Kristin Herrera to join the cast in the recurring roles of Sal and Lourdes, who will have a connection to Johnny (Brandon Barash) and Lulu (Julie Berman). While on the run from the police, Johnny and Lulu encounter Sal, a neighbor of Johnny's former piano teacher. Sal agrees to let Johnny…

AMC PreVUE: Week of July 14 Edition

Wednesday, July 9, 2008 5:00 PM| By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Honesty is (not) the best policy. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Krystal has misgivings about how Tad is handling Kathy. Carmen visits Krystal looking for pointers on how to handle Mr. Chandler. Angie stands up to Randi's pimp Fletcher when he comes looking for Randi, who is later brought into the precinct on solicitation charges. Samuel and Erica continue to dance around their growing feelings for each other when he shows up to give her the news that…

My View of Llanview: June 30 Edition

Monday, July 7, 2008 4:14 PM | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Tina Lord's history and connections to Llanview. Greetings! I hope everyone had a wonderful and safe 4th of July holiday. Independence Day has always been one of my favorite holidays. In what seems to have become a broken record with me, this column is late again as usual. I'm starting to get lazy in my old age (I'm pushing 30), so you can imagine how bad I'll be by the time I'm really old. Anyway, here is my column. I thought this go around I would…

Rick Springfield Re-Joins ‘GH’

Monday, July 7, 2008 10:05 AM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Rick Springfield is returning to ABC's "General Hospital" as both Dr. Noah Drake and musician Eli Love. Beginning Tuesday, July 8, Rick Springfield will reprise his role of Dr. Drake, who learns his son Patrick (played by Jason Thompson) is going to be the father to Robin Scorpio's (Kimberly McCullough) baby. Patrick and Robin are in a legal fight for the unborn baby due to Robin's inability to commit to Patrick or allowing him access to their child…

GH PreVUE: Week of July 7 Edition

Monday, July 7, 2008 9:30 AM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Covering up a murder brings a town closer together. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Jason warns Carly that bad things will happen if she continues with her plan to destroy Sonny and Kate's relationship, in particular her marriage to Jax could be in jeopardy. Anthony throws Claudia's past mistakes in her face, which brings back old wounds for Claudia who seduced Trevor when she was sixteen. Robin questions Sonny's reasons for marrying Kate. Jax and Kate…

Daytime Getting Older Not Younger

Thursday, July 3, 2008 1:20 AM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The average age of a daytime viewer has increased tenfold on the ABC, CBS, and NBC Broadcast Networks. According to data released last week by Steve Sternberg, executive vice president, audience analysis at Magna Global, one of the world's largest media services firms, the average age of an individual watching daytime programming on the broadcast networks has increased season-to-season to 54 years-old from 50 years-old. ABC jumped four years to 53…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of July 7 Edition

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 6:47 PM| By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Karma has a way of coming back to bite you when you least expect it. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Tina and Cain, overjoyed to be reunited, explain how they tricked the people of Mendorra into believing that Cain was actually Prince Heinrich, the rightful heir to the throne. Tina remains concerned for Sarah's safety; however, Cain isn't ready to give up the good life just yet. Carlo Hesser keeps Sarah and his daughter Talia imprisoned in the dungeon,…

AMC PreVUE: Week of July 7 Edition

By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) – What lies beneath. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN JR is extremely upset to see a drunken Colby. Dre surprises Cassandra with a kiss. Adam challenges Krystal to embrace her true feelings. Babe decides to remain at the mansion. Erica and Samuel continue their flirtation. Frankie is desperate to protect Randi who fights her growing feelings for Dr. Hubbard. Erica and Kendall share an emotional moment as Erica is allowed to hug her daughter for the first time since her incarceration.…

New Mafia Kingpin hits Port Charles

Monday, June 30, 2008 7:20 PM | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC's "General Hospital" is bringing in a new mafia lord to Port Charles in an effort to up the ante in the drama surrounding the Corinthos and Zacchara family organizations. Ilia Volok, 42, is joining the cast of "GH" in the recurring role of Karpov beginning with the Friday, July 18 episode of the soap, confirms a show spokesperson. Karpov is a Russian mob kingpin who tries to tempt Sonny into conducting business with him, essentially bringing Sonny…