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May 2009

ABC Previews Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 5, 2009 4:06 AM ET | Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Yes, it was created as a day off to remember deceased friends and loved ones, or the official start of summer according to many, but Memorial Day is also a day where ABC Daytime gets to remember the good stuff they've aired in the recent past.On Monday, May 25, instead of showing first-run episodes of your favorite ABC Daytime dramas like "All My Children," "General Hospital" or "One Life to Live," the network has opted to air repeat episodes of the…

GH Recap: Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Tuesday, May 5, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, May 5, 2009.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Claudia reluctantly accepts help from Ric and allows him to take her to the hospital when she keels over with abdominal pains. Claudia fears she's losing the baby. Sonny opens up to Olivia about his complicated relationship with Claudia. Sonny heads to the hospital after being informed that Claudia has been admitted and both are relieved to learn nothing is wrong with the…

Disney-ABC Partners with Hulu to Stream Programming Online

Tuesday, May 5, 2009 12:50 AM ET | Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The Walt Disney Corporation, the parent company of the ABC Television Network, has joined forces with NBC Universal, News Corporation, and Providence Equity Partners to become joint owners of the popular video content website 'Hulu.' The deal, which is currently in the process of being finalized, will add significantly to the programming schedule of the Internet's third largest video streaming website. The venture opens up the vast Disney vault of…

DAYS Recap: Monday, May 4, 2009

Monday, May 4, 2009 11:59 PM ET | By Jermetria T. Lacey (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Days of Our Lives" Episode Recap - Monday, May 4, 2009.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Sami sees Rafe and Arianna in a close moment and confronts Rafe about his "other woman." Rafe finally apprises Sami that Arianna is his sister. Feeling embarrassed from her accusation, Sami continues her conversation with Rafe about EJ and the wedding. At long last Sami admits that she has feelings for EJ that won't go away, and as much as she hates them, she's aware…

‘One Life’ Looks for the ‘Wright’ Person for New Role

Monday, May 4, 2009 11:33 PM ET | Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" has just released a casting call for the role of 'Dr. Wright.'  As is common policy for the sudser concerning auditon scripts, character names and other easily identifiable information have been changed in an attempt to confuse viewers.  In addition, 'Dr. Wright' could potentially only be a codename for the another role being cast.  That being said, the script begins with Dr. Wright (no specific mention is made of gender, although the…

‘OLTL’ May Casting News

Monday, May 4, 2009 9:57 PM ET | Scotty Gore SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Jessica Brennan's state of mind is about to become even more fragile when the news concerning baby Chloe sees the light of day.  This and other casting news concerning "One Life to Live" for the month of May.  First gatekeeper Bess, the overprotective gatekeeper of Jess' mind reappears first in flashback form on May 19th, when details are recalled about the night of Chloe's birth.  A few days later Bess returns 'in the flesh' to take control of the…

OLTL Recap: Monday, May 4, 2009

Monday, May 4, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, May 4, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Alone in Starr's room, Cole battles his demons while suffering through the first phases of withdrawal and envisions Matthew urging him to jump out the window. Meanwhile, Starr stands up to Todd and demands he allow her to go to Cole. Starr returns to Cole, vowing to stay by his side. Although barely able to stand on her own, Blair makes her way to Todd's determined to reclaim…

GH Recap: Monday, May 4, 2009

Monday, May 4, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, May 4, 2009.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Olivia refuses to tell Sonny where he can find Carly. Claudia is miffed when Sonny leaves her to go and return Olivia's cell phone in person. Claudia is hit with severe abdominal pain. Jason shares his dilemma with Sam as he explains he believes Claudia was involved in Michael's shooting but doesn’t think he should share this knowledge with Sonny.Johnny comes to Maxie's rescue…

AMC Recap: Monday, May 4, 2009

Monday, May 4, 2009 8:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, May 4, 2009.IT HAPPENED TODAY...Krystal comes upon Tad as he's searching for evidence linking Adam to Dixie's murder. Tad breaks the combination to Adam's safe and discovers a file with information about Krystal. Realizing the file contains the damaging information Adam is holding over Krystal, Tad gives in to her pleas and hands it over to her without looking at its contents. Krystal later burns the envelope…

ATWT PreVUE: Week of May 4 Edition

Monday, May 4, 2009 1:15 AM ET | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A lie is discovered... THIS WEEK ON: AS THE WORLD TURNS Paul suspicious of Meg, puts her on the spot, Monday, May 4 . On Tuesday, May 5, Holden catches Lily in a lie. Lucinda continues to have her suspicions about Damien, Thursday, May 7. The Inside Story: A Friendship Damaged Kim approaches Katie and Brad about doing a child birthing class at the hospital and have it taped for a segment on their program. Katie, out of concern for Henry, tells Vienna…

Y&R PreVUE: Week of May 4 Edition

Sunday, May 3, 2009 11:57 PM ET | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One woman; three possible fathers... THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Jill's behavior gets her tossed into a closet during Kay and Murphy's wedding, Monday May 4. Paul begins to ponder the familiarity of Mary Jane. On Tuesday, May 5, Victor give Nick an offer that could put him in further odds with Phyllis. That same day, Jill finds herself back at the Chancellor Mansion. The Inside Story: One Father Too Many Sharon, realizing something is…

‘Y&R’ Wedding of Lifetime Reaches Semi-Finals

Sunday, May 3, 2009 10:08 PM EST | By Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- 'Young and the Restless' A Las Vegas Wedding of a Lifetime moves into the semi-finals with twenty-five lucky hopefuls.The #1 daytime drama partnered up with Las Vegas Convention and Visitor's Autority and MGM Grand Las Vegas to offer one lucky couple a wedding, vow renewal or commitment ceremony that will be witnessed by "Y&R's" Christian Jules LeBlanc ('Michael Baldwin') and Tracey E. Bregman ('Lauren Fenmore Baldwin').The contest, which ran…