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June 2010

An Interview with Ken Corday: Part One

Monday, June 7, 2010 at 1:48 AM ET by Errol Lewis Updated Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 4:03 PM ET Photo: Ken Corday (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Tuesday, May 25, Soap Opera Network sat down with "Days of our Lives" Executive Producer Ken Corday at the NBC Experience Store in New York City in conjunction with his book signing for his latest release, "The Days of our Lives: The True Story of One Family's Dream and the Untold History of 'Days of our Lives.'" "The book is about the story of…

Ratings: Pre-Emptions Cause Disastrous Week

Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 11:30 PM ET by Xavier Toups Photo: CBS (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Ratings Report for the Week of May 24-28, 2010. ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week May 24-28, 2010 Note: President Obama's news conference pre-empted some soaps on Thursday May 27 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers 1. Y&R 4,787,000 (-308,000/-207,000) 2. B&B 2,972,000 (-274,000/-394,000) <----- new low (Previous low: June 8-12, 2009…

One Life At a Glance: June 7 Edition

Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC Sunday June 6, 2010 at 10:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- David saves the day this week on "One Life to Live."           ONE LIFE TO LIVE: At a Glance Will Bo and Nora finally make it down the aisle?  Monday: (Episode 2009226/42226) -- David Vickers makes an offer to Bo and Nora.  Natalie and Brody make a pact.  Rex and Gigi continue to reconnect.  Tuesday: (Episode 2009227/42227) -- Lindsay has an offer for Bo and Nora.  Three couples make love.  Rex and Gigi agree to start over.…

Arianne Zucker’s Lowd Suga Gets Book Mention

Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 4:16 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Arianne Zucker (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Arianne Zucker's (Nicole Walker, "Days of our Lives") Lowd Suga line of jewelry and accessories gets a mention in new book, "Young, Restless & Broke" by Michelle Yu and Blossom Kan, which hit stores in April. In an interview with Soap Opera Digest, Zucker says "I always appreciate when people think of me to write about. There are many people to choose from and in Michelle Yu's case, she…

Bruce Davison Brings Oscar® Cred to ‘GH’

Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 3:28 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Jill Johnson/JPI (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" has upped the ante on the Franco (James Franco) storyline as the ABC soap has cast Academy Award ® nominated actor Bruce Davison in a three-episode-arc starting in July, reports TV Guide Magazine's Michael Logan. Davison will appear as Wilhelm Van Schlagel, Franco's art dealer. According to an ABC representative speaking to Logan, Franco's return will "wreak havoc on Jason…

Singh Leads a Hooker’s ‘Life’ in Llanview

Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 1:30 AM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Perhaps best remembered for her controversial exit from sister soap "All My Children," Sabine Singh lands a recurring role on "One Life to Live." For most of 2007 Singh portrayed Greenlee Smythe on "AMC," replacing the original Greenlee (Rebecca Budig) in the role.  However, less than a year later, she was fired so the show could bring Budig back to Pine Valley, even running promos touting Buding as "the real…

AMC PreVUE: Week of June 7 Edition

Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 1:00 AM ET by Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Love and marriage. THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDREN Annie taunts JR. JR challenges Annie to deny that she wants him on Monday, June 7. Ryan and Greenlee share a moment as Jake and Amanda's wedding is about to get underway. Greenlee makes a confession to Ryan on Thursday, June 10. Erica finds a photo of a woman in Caleb's bag. Krystal and Jackson head to West Virginia to find Erica. Angie collapses in Jesse's arms. The Inside…

OLTL Recap: Friday, June 4, 2010

Friday, June 4, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, June 4, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Roxy restores Nora’s hair to its natural red color. Viki and Gigi return with the wedding dress she wore to her first wedding to Bo. Jessica brings in a dental student to fix Nora’s tooth. Nora takes off her eye patch and she can see and is able to walk without crutches. The storm ends and the sun comes out. Dani tries to tell Matthew she doesn’t love him, but they keep…

AMC Recap: Friday, June 4, 2010

Friday, June 4, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, June 4, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... After Scott appears on the cover of a magazine for an article on Chandler Enterprises, he and Annie share a celebratory lunch. In an effort to try and destroy Annie, JR tells a blogger she is a liar and a murder suspect. Scott and Annie hear the gossip, and JR admits to Annie that he’s responsible for it. Marissa warns Annie not to go near her husband again. Annie tells…

GH Recap: Friday, June 4, 2010

Friday, June 4, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, June 4, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jason gives Dante an ultimatum: the day Dante shows up with a release is the day he will see his brother again. Spinelli visits Jason in Pentonville and Jason quickly realizes that Carly has dragged Spinelli into her revenge plans. As Michael practices self-defense alone, Carter visits his cell. Dante invites Brook to stay for dinner and Lulu uncomfortably realizes Dante…

Chace Crawford Busted for Marijuana Possession

Friday, June 4, 2010 at 5:47 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Wireimage (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Another celebrity drug problem means just another day in the crazy world called Hollywood. TMZ.com is reporting that Chace Crawford, who currently stars on the CW series "Gossip Girl," was busted early this morning in Plano, Texas for possession of marijuana under 2 ounces. It is understood that the actor was in a car with a friend in the Ringo's Pub parking lot when they were discovered by police. Crawford was charged with a…

GH PreVUE: Week of June 7 Edition

Friday, June 4, 2010 at 3:20 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A look at what's happening on "General Hospital" during the week of June 7, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: GENERAL HOSPITAL Dante and Brook continue to reminisce on their past together, which includes a moment they were caught in a compromising position, which spurs multiple questions from Lulu on Monday, June 7. Jason questions Spinelli on Carly's revenge plan, while Carly continues her plot with Brook to make Lulu jealous. Carly rents the…