Online magazine celebrating the world of soaps
Monthly Archives

January 2011

AMC Recap: Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, January 26, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... As Colby tries to deal with the fact that Damon is leaving town, Asher discovers that Liza was the woman he slept with. When Colby asks Liza what she meant about hurting her, Tad steps in and says it was because Liza was the one who helped Damon get the job in California. As Annie continues to spiral downward Marissa becomes suspicious. Scott tells Annie that…

Former ‘DAYS’ Star Joins ‘OLTL’

Photo: NBC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Best known for his roles on "Days our Our Lives" and "As the World Turns," controversial daytime heartthrob Austin Peck lands a role on "One Life to Live." Soap Opera Digest is reporting that the soap vet, who was abruptly fired from "ATWT" in 2009 amid rumors he was having an affair with a co-star, has joined the cast of "OLTL" is an undisclosed role. Scheduled to begin taping scenes on Monday, January 31, Peck tells SOD that "In a…

Ilene Kristen Goes ‘Gay’ for Off-Broadway Return

Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- By day Ilene Kristen plays Llanview's lovable eccentric, alcoholic hair dresser Roxy Balsom. And by night she returns to her theater roots -- this time in the off-Broadway production of "My Big Gay Italian Wedding." Beginning Thursday, February 3, and running for a limited engagement through Saturday, March 12, Kristen will play the role of Aunt Toniann (which is currently portrayed by Carla Marie Mercun) in the production at St. Luke's Theatre in New…

Erika Slezak Celebrates 40 Years of ‘Life’

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 6:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- She may not have been the first actress to step into the character of Victoria Lord on ABC's "One Life to Live," but on March 17 Erika Slezak will mark four decades in the role of the daytime drama's sole remaining original character. And, with the milestone anniversary less than two months away, fans have the opportunity to send the actress their congratulations and share their favorite Viki moments from the past…

GH Recap: Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 25, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... The Balkan welcomes a mercenary to Port Charles to help him avenge his son. Lulu mourns the loss of her relationship and Dante arrives to take her to the opera. He pitches reconciliation, but she turns him down even after he tells her the truth about him and Brenda. Spinelli begs Carly not to reveal the damning evidence that proves Brenda and Dante shared a child.…

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 25, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Blair’s thrown when Tomas produces a photo of her and Todd at their 1995 wedding which he found by chance. Tomas suggests she can embark on a new adventure to find even greater happiness. Blair returns the painting to Tomas and leaves with the photo. Todd and Téa put together an album of photos from their wedding and come across photos from Todd and Blair’s gold…

AMC Recap: Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, January 25, 2011 . IT HAPPENED TODAY... As Liza helps Colby get ready for Damon's going away party, she tells her mom the plan she has to fix things between her and Damon and wonders who the "whore" is that he slept with. At the party, Colby tells Damon about the hotel room she booked in NYC but he says he's not in love with her anymore. Damon sees Liza crying from afar and Colby asks her mom what she…

OLTL Recap: Monday, January 24, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 5:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, January 24, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Blair’s surprised when Tomas seems to know her. He confirms that he painted her portrait from a photo. Starr’s thrown when her father encourages her to be with James. Todd surprises her by telling her that he can’t stand seeing her unhappy and lonely. Clint quickly figures out Inez is wearing a wire, trying to get him to implicate himself in Eddie’s murder. Nora…

‘One Life to Live’s’ ‘The Sound of a Kiss’

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 4:30 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Cast members from the long-running ABC soap record a new Valentine's Day album for iTunes. While details on the new album are scarce, David A. Gregory (Ford) announced on January 18 on his Facebook page that he had "recorded a song for 'OLTL's' Valentine's Day Album with Ms. Underwood (soon to be on iTunes!) Good times. Its not a musical but the album is called 'The Sound of a Kiss' released next month..." Gregory's recently fired…

SOAPnet Celebrates Valentine’s Day

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 4:30 PM ET by Angela Rosa Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) – SOAPnet celebrates Valentine's Day by revisiting old vows from ABC Daytime. ABC Daytime has taken to heart the most romantic day of the year with their Valentine Day's weekend. On Sunday, February 13, in a block entitled the "Valentine Vows Marathon", SOAPnet will air repeats of "All My Children", "One Life to Live" and "General Hospital" from 3PM to 7PM ET. In addition to that, ABC will air a classic wedding episode from each soap -…

GH Teasers: Week of January 24 Edition

Photo: ABC Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 2:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Teasers for the Week of January 24, 2011. GENERAL HOSPITAL: Teasers Monday: (Episode #12227) -- Lulu can't forgive Dante.  Brandon gets tough with Abby.  Michael and Kristina talk about the bus crash. (Rated: TVPG L, V) Tuesday: (Episode #12228) -- A mercenary arrives in Port Charles.  Lulu is depressed.  Spinelli asks Carly to keep quiet. (Rated: TVPG L) Wednesday: (Episode #12229) -- Johnny is attacked.  Ethan…

OLTL Teasers: Week of January 24 Edition

Photo: ABC Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 2:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers for the Week of January 24, 2011. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Teasers Monday: (Episode #10854) -- Todd surprises Starr by pushing her to be with James.  Layla shocks Cristian by admitting she cheated on him.  Darren needs help to win back Destiny. (Rated: TVPG) Tuesday: (Episode #10855) -- Dorian and Viki renew their pact to get rid of Echo.  Rex and Gigi are concerned after getting a letter from Shane's school. …