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April 2011

OLTL Alerts: Week of May 2 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 2, 2011. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTS Monday: Todd and Téa are reunited. Marty cozies up to John. Deanna confides in Starr and James. Tuesday: Todd blames someone for shooting him. Dorian tries to get information from Cutter. Ford is ordered to give up his son. Wednesday: Todd gets a cryptic phone call. Brody realizes Tess has gone on the run. Clint has grim news for Bo about his condition. Thursday: Tess says "I do" once again. Matthew makes a…

AMC Alerts: Week of May 2 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 2, 2011. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTS Monday: Madison faces Greenlee's ire following another situation with Emma. Ryan asks Greenlee to remarry him. Scott's upset when JR informs him that he plans on tearing down Stuart's gatehouse. Tuesday: Greenlee contemplates telling Ryan the truth. David taunts Greenlee about Ryan. Ryan puts the pieces together. Jesse continues to struggle with the memories of his dead baby. Wednesday: Erica fakes passing out.…

GH Alerts: Week of May 2 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of May 2, 2011. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTS Monday: Brenda unravels with Lucian's disappearance, accusing Sonny of not giving a damn about her son. Jason breaks into Johnny's penthouse only to discover a suspicious woman in the doorway. Jason asks Sam what she wants to do about the fertility procedure. Tuesday: The identity of Lucian is revealed. Jax threatens to take Carly to court to win custody of Josslyn. Jason and Abby have a heart to heart about…

Erika Slezak Finally Gets ‘Bumped’ by ‘One Life’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" fans received a pleasant, yet unexpected surprise in the midst of Erika Slezak's (Viki) special episode Wednesday celebrating the six-time Daytime Emmy winner's 40th anniversary with the recently canceled ABC soap. After months of the same dozen or so mid and end show "bumpers" for other cast members being regurgitated and airing repeatedly in episode after episode, "One Life's" longest-running cast member finally gets her due.  The show unveiled Viki's new bumper today, airing it…

Y&R Recap: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Wednesday, April 27, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Billy, Victoria and Chloe arrive at the church to find Katherine and Murphy with Delia and Lucy. They are thankful that they have kept them safe and soon begin to wonder where Jana has gone. They all find out from Delia that Kevin was with Jana. Billy instantly assumes that Kevin and Jana must be working together in the kidnapping. Chloe defends him telling him that Kevin most likely is a victim,…

Kaye In-Talks with “All My Children,” Too

(SoapOperaNetwork) -- With "All My Children" scheduled to end production permanently in just a little over three months, news of the expected casting shake-ups at the soap are being revealed every day. Forty-eight hours after reports leaked that Cady McClain is in-talks to return as Dixie Cooney, the love of Tad Martin's (Michael E. Knight) life, comes the report that Thorsten Kaye is also in-talks to return as Zach Slater, the love of Kendall Hart's (Alicia Minshew) life. Just as many fans speculated after the April 14…

Air-Date Set for Lorraine Broderick’s Return to the Top at ‘AMC’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Following much speculation on the topic, a spokesperson for "All My Children" has revealed that Lorraine Broderick's first official script as Head Writer will air on Monday, June 27. "AMC" and "One Life to Live" creator Agnes Nixon will assist Broderick in scripting the shows final months. Broderick's promotion to the position was announced on April 2. The 41-year old serial drama is scheduled to air its final episode before the 2011-2012 television season officially debuts in September. Production…

AMC Recap: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, April 27, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Marissa agrees to the double date for Bianca’s sake, believing her friend needs the distraction. After lunch JR’s called away on business leaving the girls to hang out. Alone for a moment with Bianca, Louise points out that maybe the date was a mistake because it’s clear she has feelings for someone else. Affected by her feelings for Marissa, Bianca decides to back out of going to the play. Seeing how upset he is over…

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, April 27, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY (Erika Slezak 40th Anniversary Episode)... Joey and Natalie want to know if Viki is Niki as the fight for Ryder's custody is decided. Ford and Tess don't want Niki revealed. Niki takes the stand and says she's giving up the fight for custody. Meanwhile, inside Viki's mind, the struggle for dominance plays out between Jean and Viki. Viki wants Jean to release her but Jean tells her she's only as strong as Viki herself.…

GH Recap: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, April 27, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Luke, ready to leave Port Charles behind him, visits Elizabeth and Siobhan to tie up loose ends. Tracy discovers Luke is on the run and intends not to come back. Kristina supports Ethan as he struggles with his father’s alcoholism. Lulu, Nikolas and Ethan are hesitant to participate in an intervention, but Lucky and Tracy rally the Spencer family. Lucky cold-cocks Luke. Robin advises Brenda to get a DNA test to put…

‘DAYS’ Sets Bren Foster’s First Airdate and It’s Sexylicious

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As previously reported, NBC's "Days of our Lives" has cast actor Bren Foster in the contract role of Quinn, a "charming businessman with an edge. He can be clean cut or not. He is sexy, mysterious and savvy, has an easy way with the ladies but can be formidable if crossed." According to sources, Foster's first scenes will be with Nadia Bjorlin's Chloe Lane. The two will meet at the Cheatin' Heart, where Quinn offers to buy Chloe a drink and one thing leads to…

More on the ‘GH’ Lawsuit That Rocked ABC Daytime and Other Court Drama

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- So you heard the story about ABC being sued for unpaid residuals owed to the estate of "General Hospital" creators Frank and Doris Hursley? Did you know that their children are Bridget Dobson, Deborah Hardy and Polly Keusnik? Why is that important? According to The Hollywood Reporter, two of the three women were writers on "GH" way back when and in the case of Bridget Dobson, she and her husband, Jerome, co-created NBC's cult classic "Santa Barbara." During the…