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August 2008

‘AMC’s’ Billy Becomes ‘Restless’

Monday, August 11, 2008 4:02 PM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Has "The Young and the Restless" found the perfect Billy? Billy Miller, 28, has been cast in the role of Billy Abbott, son of Jill Foster Abbott (Jess Walton) and the late John Abbott (Jerry Douglas), on CBS's "The Young and the Restless." The role of Mr. Abbott was most notably played by David Tom, 30, sister of soap legend Heather Tom (ex-Victoria Newman, Y&R; ex-Kelly Buchanan, OLTL; and current Katie Logan, B&B), from 1999 to 2002.…

Five Young Soap Stars to Watch

Monday, August 11, 2008 11:28 AM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- New York Magazine profiles five young soap stars to watch on website. "Five Young Soap Stars to Watch" is an online feature currently on the website of New York Magazine, in which the mag profiles young stars from New York based soaps that they believe are ready for super-stardom. The magazine enlisted the aide of well-known soap journalists Connie Passalacqua Hayman, a longtime soap journalist and professor of journalism at Marymount Manhattan;…

GH PreVUE: Week of August 11 Edition

Monday, August 11, 2008 10:30 AM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Questioning of the minds. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Lulu's path to destruction continues as visions of Logan escalate. Jason manages to save Carly and Claudia from danger, but is unable to learn who was shooting at them. Fearing for Lulu, Johnny contacts Claudia in hopes of finding out a little more about Laura Spencer and what she was like before she had her breakdown years ago. Karpov orders Jerry to kill Jason or else. While trying to…

Vincent Pastore Comes to Port Charles

Monday, August 11, 2008 9:30 AM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After shooting a set of new promos for ABC Daytime last month, "Sopranos" star Vincent Pastore has agreed to mentor the people of Port Charles on what mob life is truly like. According to EW.com's Abby West, Pastore will join the cast of ABC's "General Hospital" in the guest-role of Maximus Giambetti, a well-known mobster who comes to Port Charles in order to reunite with sons Max (Derk Cheetwood) and Milo (Drew Cheetwood). Maximus comes to town…

Y&R PreVUE: Week of August 11 Edition

Power struggles... Sunday, August 10, 2008 8:30 PM | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Adam gets trumped when Neil becomes the chosen one... THIS WEEK ON:THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS The results for the DNA testing on Chloe's baby come in. As Nikki's guilt consumes her, she's tempted to go back to the bottle.Another fight breaks out between Phyllis and Sharon of Restless Style. Brad relishes in kicking Nikki when she's already down. Traci comes home for a visit. Daniel and Colleen both try their best to overcome their…

ATWT PreVUE: Week of August 11 Edition

Sunday, August 10, 2008 8:10 PM EST | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A madman plays with the lives of many... THIS WEEK ON:AS THE WORLDS TURNS Neal returns to Oakdalefor business and a chance to woo Carly again. Lily and Holden have a run in and seem to have a pleasan exchange until Holden announces that he's moved back to the farmhouse. Lily angrily insults him by rubbing Carly in his face. Holden leaves and soon finds himself at the Lakeview. While he is there, he sees Carly and Neal having lunch and immediately…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of August 11 Edition

Wednesday, August 6, 2008 5:36 PM | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A love that transcends time. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Nora confronts Dallas about her feelings for Clint. After meeting with a contractor, Tess' plan for revenge against Jared and Natalie is full steam ahead. Antonio prepares to return to Mendorra to bring Talia home. And Cord and Tina are reunited.... but for how long? The Inside Story: Will Lightning Strike Twice? Professor Del Fina warns Bo and Rex that their one chance at leaving 1968 is…

AMC PreVUE: Week of August 11 Edition

Wednesday, August 6, 2008 5:00 PM | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Love and war. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Jesse turns a blind eye as Tad breaks into Annie's garage and searches her car on Monday, August 11. Tad and Jesse theorize that the tire iron that's missing from Annie's trunk could be the murder weapon that did in Novak. Krystal tells Adam that she doesn't love him anymore. Kathy dismay is obvious when Krystal's efforts to repair her marriage to Tad prove successful. JR enlists Adam in his plan to get…

GH PreVUE: Week of August 4 Edition

Monday, August 4, 2008 11:29 AM EST | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Accusations running wild. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Carly warns Kate to stay out of her relationship with Jax. Lulu admits to Johnny that she is having unsettling visions of Logan. Robin and Patrick do not like the idea that Anna and Noah are getting romantically involved, after catching the two in a closet making out, but they make every effort to accept the decision. Anna and Noah have a heartfelt conversation. Lulu visits a catatonic…