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February 2009

OLTL PreVUE: Week of February 23 Edition

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The Prodigal Son.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVENatalie and Jared continue to investigate why Tess was at Llanview Hosital the night of Chloe's birth. Lansgston discovers Markko's UCLA acceptance letter on Monday, February 23. Michael and Marcie continue to find their way back toward one another. Gigi observes her nearly naked sister comforting Rex following a nightmare on Tuesday, February 24. Stacy breaks the heart of Oliver Fish, who is…

My View of Llanview: February 15 Edition

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 2:12 AM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Life outside Llanview. Sometimes if it wasn't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all. That statement perfectly fits my life so far in 2009. When the clock struck midnight on January 1st, I was eagerly looking forward to resuming this column. The holidays were over and things seemed to be finally getting back to normal in my household. I published the January 1st edition of 'My View of Llanview" on time and was already tossing around topics in…

Y&R PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Sunday, February 15, 2009 11:58 AM ET | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- History repeats itself... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Karen gets an eyeful,Wednesday, February 18 when she sees Neil and Tyra getting down with some serious lip-locking. Jill and Amber get into it over the DNA results. Victor gives Ashley the opportunity to sit on the board at Newman Enterprises but she instantly becomes wary. Victor isn't the only thing that is troubling Ashley; Brad's will is read on Thursday, February 19, and…

ATWT PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Sunday, February 15, 2009 10:51 AM ET | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- So long, farewell.... THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Luke and Noah go on a witch hunt when they begin searching for evidence to nail Elwood for the death of Reg on Thursday, February 19. When Kevin pushes some vital information about Elwood, they begin working harder to trap him. Matt continues to get closer to Alison, to the disappointment of Casey. Liberty and Parker take Johnny on a special Valentine's Day trip when they read stories to…

Diary of a ‘One Life’ Extra

Sunday, February 15, 2009 12:55 AM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- An aspiring actor describes his day in Llanview, and offers a glimpse into an upcoming storyline.  Wayne Chang, an acting major who is awaiting his big break into show business, recently (February 11th) paid a visit to the "One Life to Live" studios, where he made his soap debut as a Llanview Hospital orderly. In the February 12th entry in his blog, Chang takes fans through a hectic day on the set of the long-running daytime drama.  Arriving…

Samuel Leaves Harmony For Llanview

Thursday, February 12, 2009 2:41 AM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" hires former Playboy centerfold Daphnée Duplaix Samuel as the next Rachel Gannon. Less than a month after "OLTL" releashed a casting call for Hank and Nora's bi-racial daughter Rachel, the long-running ABC daytime drama has found their woman. Daphnée Duplaix Samuel, ex-Hugh Heffner model and July 1997 Playboy Playmate, has become the fourth actress to tackle the reformed character, whose teenage years were consumed with…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Scotty Gore  (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- 'Till Death Do Us Part.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEStacy tells Gigi that their parents died in a tragic car accident. Starr reacts impulsively to Cole's news regarding Llanview University on Wednesday, February 18. Stacy keeps her one night stand with Fish a secret. Natalie and Jared continue their quest to uncover the details of the night Chloe was born. On Thursday, February 19, Markko decides not to tell Langston that he's been accepted…

AMC PreVUE: Week of February 16 Edition

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 5:00 PM EST | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Fallout.THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENJR takes notice of how jumpy Amanda seems in front of Frankie, Jake and Randi whenever he's around. A lucid Annie finally comes to grips with the finality of her and Ryan's relationship and vows to get better for her daughter on Monday, February 16. David continues to put the pressure on Amanda. Aidan turns the tables on Sinclair, who angrily confronts Annie. Aidan comes to Annie's rescue just in time and…

Will ‘One Life’ Be ‘Born’ Again?

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 11:22 PM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Will Roscoe Born be bringing former cult leader Mitch Laurence back to Llanview? Is he, or isn't he? That is the question countless "One Life to Live" fans have been asking themselves in recent weeks. The answer depends on which source you choose to believe. According to ABC Soaps in Depth, Born will return to "OLTL" for a short stint in the coming months to tie up loose ends to a storyline sidetracked by last year's writers strike. That…

Purdee, Gannons Get New ‘Life’ in Llanview

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 8:05 PM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" brings diversity back to Llanveiw by resurrecting the African-American Gannon family. Throughout the 1990s, the Gannon's made quite a splash in Llanview. Patriarch Hank was the ex-husband of the town's noted Caucasian defense attorney Nora Hanen; creating one of daytime television's only interracial couples of the time. They also brought along their daughter Rachel and Hank's brother R.J., whom it was later revealed had once…

‘One Life’ February Casting Notes

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 4:45 PM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest casting tidbits for "One Life to Live." Who's Coming? Musician Rachael Yamagata comes to Llanview on April 2nd, and will perform a song from her album "Elephants...Teeth Sinking Into Heart" at Capricorn. The 31-year-old vocal artist began her solo career in 2002, following a stint with the Chicago funk-fusion band "Bumpus." In 2004, Yamagata released her first album "Happenstance." Several of her songs, including "Be Be Your Love,"…

‘One Life’ Suffers Another Loss

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 12:43 AM EST | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life" mourns the death of Phil Carey. Only days after losing long-time cast member Clint Ritchie (ex-Clint Buchanan) following heart surgery, the "One Life to Live" family is hit with yet another shocking loss. On February 6th, Phil Carey lost his hard fought three-year battle with lung cancer. He was 83-years-old. Phil Carey brought Asa Buchanan and his oil empire to Llanview in January 1980, as "One Life" cashed in on the buzz…