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February 2010

Bradley Cole Joining the Cast of ‘General Hospital’

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 8:44 PM ET | By Errol Lewis UPDATED: Friday, February 12, 2010 3:47 PM ET Photo: TeleNext Media (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Bradley Cole, best known for his role as Jeffrey O'Neill on the CBS daytime drama series “Guiding Light” is joining the cast of ABC’s "General Hospital" in the role of Carlton Bauer, Kiefer’s (Christian Alexander) father. UPDATE: The soap has renamed Cole's character to Warren Bauer according to ABC sources. According to ABC, the actor will make his debut sometime in March. His…

‘General Hospital’ To Debut New Opening Sequence

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 7:58 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As first reported on Soap Opera Network's Twitter page on Monday afternoon, ABC's "General Hospital" will debut its all-new opening sequence on Tuesday, February 23, the same day the soap celebrates its 12,000th episode. Initially, ABC insiders were unclear as to when the new opening would debut and could only tell us that it would be "soon," however, we have since learned that with the upcoming celebration, production on the opening…

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Shiver Deep, Mountain High"... Gigi manages to get Stacy back to the cabin after finding her in the snow. Gigi begins to question whether or not Rex is the father of Stacy’s baby after Stacy slips up while trying to explain everything that’s happened. Meanwhile, Rex comes to Schuyler’s aid. Rex badgers Schuyler about why Stacy would name him the baby’s guardian…

AMC Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Erica confides to Opal that she’s questioning her relationship with Ryan and has come to the conclusion that by being together, they’re both holding each other back from finding the person they’re truly meant to be with. Erica later tells Ryan that she can’t go away with him as planned and breaks things off. Marissa angrily confronts David after receiving his…

GH Recap: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, February 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Ronnie tries to convince Dante to tell the truth about the shooting but he sticks to his story, saying he can’t be the reason Sonny goes to prison. Jason warns Sonny that Dante still has the power to destroy him. Sonny, still clinging to the belief he can have some sort of relationship with Dante, demands that Jason not make any moves against him. Carly refuses to…

Amber Tamblyn and James Franco Team Up ‘127 Hours’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital's" Amber Tamblyn (ex-Emily Quartermaine) has signed on to star along-side James Franco (Franco) in the upcoming film "127 Hours" by "Slumdog Millionaire" Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle. The film is about Aron Ralston (Franco), a mountain climber who is forced to cut off his arm with a dull knife in order to save his life after being unable to free the lim from under a boulder. According to Deadline.com's Nikki Finke, Tamblyn will portray his girlfriend, whose…

One Life to Live Bids Adieu to Studio 17

Photo: ABC Tuesday, February 9, 2010 4:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- After 32 years and roughly 8,000 episodes, "One Life to Live" tapes at their current Manhattan studios for the last time. ABC Television's Studio 17, located in the Big Apple, is empty for the first time since the ABC soap moved in more than three decades ago. During "One Life's" time at the studio, nearly three-fourths of the show's 10,617 episodes (which have aired as of February 8th, 2010) were filmed. From the show's debut in 1968…

General Hospital Celebrates Show 12,000

Monday, February 8, 2010 8:47 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Tuesday, February 23, 2010, Emmy Award Winning Daytime Drama “General Hospital” will celebrate its 12,000th show on the ABC Television Network. Debuting on April 1, 1963, “General Hospital” has tackled numerous social issue storylines including breast cancer, HIV/AIDS, sexual assault and heart disease. The series has launched the careers of some of today’s hottest stars including Demi Moore, Ricky Martin, Rick Springfield, Vanessa…

OLTL Recap: Monday, February 8, 2010

Monday, February 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, February 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY "Fire and Ice and Brimstone"... Mitch explains to a docile Jessica that they will create a child together. Mitch drugs Jessica when she struggles against him and prepares to carry out his twisted plan. In her weakened state after the explosion, Natalie hallucinates that John is Jared. John goes along with a delusional Natalie to give her the will to live. In her…

AMC Recap: Monday, February 8, 2010

Monday, February 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, February 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jack surprises Erica when he appears on her doorstep unexpectedly. Erica’s relieved at first when she comes to believe Jack’s visit is in response to the attack on Fusion but he quickly lets her know he’s concerned about her relationship with Ryan. David taunts Ryan, leading him to believe that the attack on Fusion was directed at Ryan himself. A hidden Greenlee…

GH Recap: Monday, February 8, 2010

Monday, February 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, February 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dante makes it clear to Sonny that he lied to protect him because of Michael, Morgan and Kristina, not because he feels for Sonny as a father. Sonny insists he and Dante can forge a relationship but Dante wants nothing to do with him. Dante admits to Lulu he’s conflicted about his feelings for Sonny. An ominous looking Jason arrives to confront Dante. Olivia takes…

‘AMC’ Mid-February Casting Report

Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC Monday, February 8, 2010 5:37 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Find out what's in store as "All My Children" ushers February out and March in.  Nurse Gayle returns to "All My Children" on Tuesday, February 23. Late last month, Anna Koonin took a flight out to Los Angeles to reprise the role she began playing on the soap in February of 2009. Look for a spurned Gayle to cause some problems for her boss Dr. David Hayward (Vincent Irizarry). The actress will return for approximately two…