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May 2010

‘All My Children’ Gets Presidential Bump Forward

Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 2:45 PM by Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to a presidential press conference, "All My Children" is now a day behind. ABC has just informed us that due to today's press conference by President Obama, today's originally scheduled airing of "All My Children" will now be broadcast tomorrow. "All future episodes of 'All My Children' will bump forward one day on the schedule accordingly," said an ABC representative. An encore episode of "The View" will air today to replace "All My…

‘Soapdish’ Gets a Makeover

Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 2:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Paramount Pictures (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Paramount Pictures announces plans to re-make the 1991 satire film about soap operas. The comedic spoof poked fun at the behind-the-scenes drama of the daytime serial with the fictional soap "The Sun Also Sets," and featured an ensemble cast which included Sally Field, Whoopi Goldberg, Kevin Kline, Kathy Najimy, Robert Downy, Jr., Carrie Fisher, Teri Hatcher, Garry Marshall, Paul Johansson, Cathy Moriarty, and Elizabeth…

Scott Clifton’s ‘Bold’ New Character

Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 1:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- One week after the former ABC soap star jumped ship to CBS, the name of the character Scott Clifton will play on "The Bold and the Beautiful" is revealed. Best known to soap fans for the roles of Dillon Quartermaine on "General Hospital" (2003-2007) and Schuyler Joplin on "One Life to Live" (2009-10), Clifton will makes his "B&B" debut on Monday, July 19th, in the newly created role of Liam Cooper. Earlier this month, Clifton was…

OLTL Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC Thursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTS Monday (encore of the 04-12-10 episode): Custody of Sierra Rose is decided.  Bo and Nora talk marriage.  Starr tells Cole about Langston and Ford.  Tuesday: Nora wants Viki to be her maid of honor.  Todd pays someone to watch Hannah.  Starr stands up for her father. Wednesday: Bo and Nora have an interesting wedding day.  Roxy makes…

AMC Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC Thursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTS Monday: Encore Presentation of "All My Children's" February 15, 2010 Episode. This episode deals with the aftermath of a back from the dead Greenlee's wedding day unveiling. Tuesday: Colby wants Tad's help. Jack continues to look for Erica. Brot has flashbacks from Iraq. Wednesday: Is Annie stealing from JR? Erica's fever causes…

GH Alerts: Week of May 31 Edition

Photo: Jeff Katz/ABC Thursday, May 27, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 31, 2010. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTS Monday: Encore Presentation of "General Hospital's" May 4, 2010 Episode. In this episode Michael confesses in open court to the murder of Claudia Zacchara. Tuesday: Does Sam want to get married? Dante and Lulu get intimate again. Carly tells Sonny to do whatever it takes. Wednesday: Kristina dreams about Kiefer. Luke's worries grow about…

Llanview Casting Gossip: May 27 Edition

Photo: Lisa Rosa/JPI Thursday, May 27, 2010 3:45 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest "One Life to Live" comings and goings for the month of June. Nicholas Robuck has been cast in the contract role of James, who will cross paths with Starr and be revealed as Ford's younger brother.  His first airdate is Wednesday, June 9th.  Two days later, a thug (remember the recent audition script for "Bull") wants to settle the score with the Llanview newcomer.  Jessica Leccia debuts as Nate's mother Inez…

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 9:27 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Upon hearing about Ford, Dorian covers for Langston afraid she might be involved and later confronts her about the situation. Cristian comes to the hospital to see how Ford’s doing and encounters Markko. Cristian tells him that he and Layla had to give a statement to the cops about Markko and how upset he last they saw him. Cristian warns him that if Ford dies Markko…

BREAKING NEWS: Disney Drops SOAPnet, ABC Broadcast Network Next?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "Weeknights on SOAPnet" is no more as Disney/ABC has opted to pull the plug on SOAPnet. In the biggest shocker to hit daytime since the cancellations of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns," Disney/ABC Television Group announced today that they have decided to discontinue SOAPnet, the 24-hour cable network devoted to daytime and primetime soaps. The news was first reported by the New York Times. "The launch of Disney Junior in the U.S. is the next step in our…

GH Recap: Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Olivia sees Carly and Brook having breakfast together and is suspicious at the pairing. Carly and Brook plot their next move. Sonny makes a deal with Claire to help him bring down Johnny Zacchara before a mob war breaks out. After breaking into the Cassadine residence, Luke runs into Thor who reunites him with Tracy in the dungeon. Patrick falls prey to jealousy from…

AMC Recap: Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, May 26, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... After JR informs Scott and Annie that someone leaked a story to the press about betrayal in the family, an interviewer shows up and Annie confesses the rumor is true. Annie admits to betraying Adam because of her feelings for Scott. Scott offers Annie a place back in the mansion and the two kiss. JR sees the two kissing and is jealous. Liza offers Damon money in…

‘One Life’ Hits the Road This Summer

Photo: ABC Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3:05 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" travels to Jersey for an exciting summer location shoot.  This week, the ABC sudser as started filming on location in and around Hopewell Township in Mercer County, New Jersey.  According to The Trentonian newspaper, "Yesterday's (Tuesday) action took place at the beautfiul Quarry Swimming club, 'The Old Swimming Hole since 1928' at 180 Crusher Road...in a dark leafy glade above the scenic quarry." Today's filming…