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August 2009

New ADA Hits ‘GH’ and Dominic’s a Cop!

Saturday, August 8, 2009 12:56 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Ron Tom/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The secret is out, Dante Falconeri (aka: Dominic Pirelli), is a cop and is in Port Charles to take down the infamous Corinthos/Zacchara organization headed by Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard). Only problem is, Dominic/Dante doesn't know that Sonny is really his daddy courtesy of a high school romp mommy Olivia (Lisa LoCicero) had with Sonny when she was young. On the Tuesday, August 11 episode of "General Hospital," after…

Steve Burton Renews Contract, Denies Kelly Out!

Friday, August 7, 2009 11:28 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Bob D'Amico/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Despite a "no comment" from ABC Daytime, "General Hospital's" Steve Burton (Jason Morgan) is speaking out on Kelly Monaco's status on the soap and breaks news that he's renewed his contract with the drama series for an unspecified duration. When news broke earlier today that Kelly Monaco was possibly being replaced in her role as Sam McCall on the drama series, fans began wondering what happened. According to sources,…

‘More Life to Live’: August 7 Edition

Friday, August 7, 2009 11:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what you didn't see the past few weeks on "One Life to Live." BONUS SCENES: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Clint and Charlie are celebrating their upcoming nuptials to Nora and Viki with Jared in one of the rooms at St. Jarmes Church. Clint offers each of them an expensive cigar, prompting Charlie to ask if they should be smoking inside the church. Clint responds that they are not real cigars, but instead made out of Swiss chocolate which is supposed…

Jessica Rey Appears on ‘GH’

Friday, August 7, 2009 10:14 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Jill Johnson/JPI (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Jessica Rey, the former White Ranger of "Power Rangers: Wild Force," will be appearing on ABC's "General Hospital" on the Monday, August 17 episode as Marita, a French tourist vacationing at the resort Michael (Drew Garrett) and Kristina (Lexi Ainsworth) are staying at in Cancun, Mexico. Michael will become instantly smitten with Marita when he spots her upon her arrival at the resort. Marita was originally named Marie…

AMC Recap: Friday, August 7, 2009

Friday, August 7, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, August 7, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Kendall learns her fate in court as the judge announces his sentence. Marissa is the unintended victim of Marian’s quest for revenge against Kendall. Krystal is taken aback by David's vehemence in his desire to protect Marissa. Liza's heart breaks for Marian as she's led off to a psychiatric facility. JR gets a rise out of Annie, who slaps him across the face. Colby…

OLTL Recap: Friday, August 7, 2009

Friday, August 7, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, August 7, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me" John arrives in the nick of time to stop Cole from blowing his cover while talking to Starr on the phone. John later tells Starr that she and Cole can’t see or talk to each other until this ordeal is completed. Todd suspects Cole is up to something. Téa is loaded for bear after Matthew reluctantly tells her about Bo and Nora’s kiss…

GH Recap: Friday, August 7, 2009

Friday, August 7, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, August 7, 2009. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jerry comes to Michael and Kristina's rescue. Jerry works to gain Michael and Kristina's trust as part of his plan to use them as bait to get to Jason. Sam closes in on Michael and Kristina. Jax supports Carly's decision to have Michael move back in with them once he comes home. Dominic reveals his true agenda while arguing with Olivia about her involvement with Johnny.…

BREAKING NEWS: ‘GH’s’ Kelly Monaco Out?

Friday, August 7, 2009 3:00 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Just when you thought it was safe for Jason (Steve Burton) and Sam fans, Soap Opera Digest is reporting that ABC's "General Hospital" has put out a casting call for Sam McCall, a role currently portrayed by popular actress Kelly Monaco. An ABC spokesman issued a "no comment" to both Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Network when pressed for answers. This can only mean bad news for Monaco fans. The casting call is as follows:…

Not Coming Back: Alexa Havins

Friday, August 7, 2009 12:33 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Yeah, Babe Chandler may have died after last years devastating tornado hit Pine Valley, but that was Amanda Baker's Babe. Alexa Havins' Babe went to California after the actress opted not to renew her contract in 2007 shortly after real-life husband Justin Bruening (ex-Jamie Martin) left the soap with hopes of making it big in Hollywood. He starred in the NBC series "Knight Rider," which lasted for one season during the…

‘AMC’ Cast Given One Week to Ship Out

Friday, August 7, 2009 10:39 AM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC Daytime has given the cast and crew of the network's daytime drama series "All My Children" one week to decide whether they will uproot their lives and families to Los Angeles, CA when the show moves production in January, says Thorsten Kaye (Zach Slater) in an exclusive interview with New York Daily News reporter Carolyn Hinsey. "I'm not sure what I'm going to do. I'm not the kind of dad who wants to be 3,000 miles away from my…

‘AMC’s’ Lucci: ‘I don’t know what I’m going to do’

Friday, August 7, 2009 10:35 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Susan Lucci's future with "All My Children" is up in the air. On today's "Regis & Kelly," Susan Lucci shocked former "All My Children" co-star Kelly Ripa by announcing that she's not sure if she'll make the decision to move to Los Angeles with the production of the soap she helped make. Lucci, who has been with "AMC" since it's first air-date in January 1970, told Ripa, "I don't know what I'm going to do" in reference to leaving New York to…

Susan Lucci Does ‘Regis & Kelly’

Friday, August 7, 2009 8:08 AM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Susan Lucci, who portrays the iconic character, Erica Kane, on ABC's "All My Children" will be appearing today on "Live with Regis & Kelly." The actress is expected to discuss "AMC's" move to Los Angeles, CA in January and might give light on whether she'll still be part of the soap on moving day. All My ChildrenSusan LucciAMCSOAPnetABCABC.comSOAPnet.comLive with Regis & Kelly