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June 2009

Steve Richard Harris Tends on ‘Y&R’ Elite

Monday, June 29, 2009 1:45 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After two short-term gigs on ABC and NBC soaps, will CBS' "The Young and the Restless" give Steve Richard Harris the chance to break into daytime once and for all? Steve Richard Harris made his debut on the soap earlier this year as a bartender at the Genoa City Athletic Club when his then unknown character bed Cougar Jill Abbott (Jess Walton). Now the actor speaks out on how life's changed since his days on "Another World" and "One Life to Live."…

Sebastian Roche Brings Evil Back to Port Charles

Monday, June 29, 2009 12:39 AM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Sebastian Roche is bringing Jerry Jacks back to Port Charles for another go around of violence and mayhem on ABC's "General Hospital."Roche, who took over the role of Jerry in 2007 after originator Julian Stone was not asked back, is said to be returning for a "short-term" gig according to Soap Opera Digest's website. According to sources, Roche's first airdate is tentatively set for Friday, July 17.Also according to Soap Opera Digest, daytime…

‘OLTL’ Star Fired for Not Being ‘Gay Friendly’

Saturday, June 27, 2009 11:29 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Patricia Mauceri, who has portrayed Carlotta Vega on "One Life to Live" since 1995, has been fired from the show for what is said to be her refusal to participate in the soap's upcoming gay storyline. Daytime Confidential broke the news of Mauceri's firing earlier this afternoon, claiming they were informed by a 'setside source' that the actress reportly flat-out refused to play a small role in the in gay-themed plot involving Oliver Fish (Scott…

Gina Tognoni OUT! Actress Bolts from ‘GL’

Saturday, June 27, 2009 10:18 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- TV Guide Canada's Nelson Branco is reporting that Gina Tognoni's last tape date as Dinah Marler on CBS' "Guiding Light" was Friday, June 26. It is understood that despite the cancellation of "Light" in April, the actresses contract was set to expire in June 2009 and the two sides failed to meet an agreement where the actress would remain on the soap until the shows final airdate in September. A last airdate has not been set, however, the soap is…

OLTL Recap: Friday, June 26, 2009

Friday, June 26, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, June 26, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY..."Thicker Than Blood"Gigi opens Rex’s eyes as to the person Stacy really is. Schuyler slaps Stacy with some cold, hard truths. Blair beats Todd at his own game by giving her consent for Starr to marry Cole. Starr is livid when Téa exposes Todd’s true colors and challenges him to prove his love for her. Desperate to keep her son out of jail, Marty asks John to help make her…

AMC Recap: Friday, June 26, 2009

Friday, June 26, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, June 26, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY...Liza feigns going into labor when Amanda appears ready to expose the truth at her baby's memorial service. Jake and Tad whisk Liza away to allegedly give birth. Back at home, Liza bonds with Colby, who truly believes her mother's in labor as Tad leaves to go pick up the baby at the address Jake gave him. Amanda's arrival could put Jake and Liza's plan in jeopardy.David asks…

GH Recap: Friday, June 26, 2009

Friday, June 26, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, June 26, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY...Michael accuses Sonny of not allowing him to join the organization because he's brain damaged. Sonny overcompensates trying to make up with Michael when he when he buys him a sports car.Carly surprises Monica and Edward by announcing she wants Michael to come live with them. Jason apologizes to Michael for the way he behaved after his accident. Edward suggests that Jason…

John Driscoll’s ‘Y&R’ Debut Set

Friday, June 26, 2009 5:57 PM ET | By Errol Lewis (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Just one day after pondering when John Driscoll would make his long-awaited "Young and Restless" debut as Phillip Chancellor IV, Soap Opera Network has learned that a date has been set. According to sources, Driscoll's first airdate is set for Thursday, July 16, when Phillip IV returns to Genoa City after taking a leave from the U.S. Army. Yes, Phillip is "Army Strong." His first scenes are with the Chancellor clan, including on-screen mother Tricia…

OLTL Teasers: Week of June 29 Edition

Friday, June 26, 2009 4:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of June 29, 2009. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: TeasersMonday: "Killing Me Softly" -- Kyle doesn't give Natalie and Jared the information they seek, although he does point them in the right direction. Roxy finds herself in a battle with Nurse Gayle Collins from the Boutet Clinic. Tuesday: "There Might Be Blood" -- Rex explains to a heartbroken Gigi why he must pretend to love Stacy for the time being.…

AMC PreVUE: Week of June 29 Edition

Friday, June 26, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Truth or dare.THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENAn apologetic JR tells Marissa that he was thinking of Babe when he kissed her. Tad runs into a roadblock or two on his way to deliver the baby to Liza's birthing session. Jake, Liza and Tad manage to fool everybody but then run into another situation when the paramedics arrive on Monday, June 29. Scott and JR come to an understanding. Colby tells a thrilled Liza that she wants to help her raise her baby…

GH PreVUE: Week of June 29 Edition

Friday, June 26, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Making adjustments.THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITALAlexis faces Kristina's wrath in the wake of the Mayor's reveal. Diane proves to be a good friend to Alexis on Wednesday, July 1. Kristina accuses Alexis of being a hypocrite for having slept with a married man. Dominic turns to Kristina for an assist after Johnny refuses to help him get a foot into Sonny's organization. Robin admits to Alexis that she doesn't believe the Mayor is guilty of murder but…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of June 29 Edition

Friday, June 26, 2009 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- If you can't be with the one you love, then love the one you're with. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Clint suprises Bo by asking his brother to be his best man on Tuesday, June 30. Greg's web of lies to little sister Destiny continue when he cancels their dinner plans. Pretending to be examining Matthew's case file, he is actually out on a date with his new associate, Dr. Wright. Later, Shaun blasts Greg for disappointing Destiny. Meanwhile, Matthew…