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May 2011

GH Recap: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, May 10, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Elizabeth decides not to tell Lucky so that she can set him free to be happy. Siobhan is poised to tell Lucky the truth. Maxie is about to explode with the secret, but Matt distracts her. Lucky asks Jason not to take revenge on Luke. Robin and Patrick’s loving banter triggers a lethal idea in Lisa’s head. Kristina wonders why her “herbal supplements” don’t match the online images. Carly warns Anthony to stay away from…

Fan Event Celebrating ‘One Life’s’ Matt Cavenaugh’s New CD Canceled!

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to a scheduling conflict, fans of Matt Cavenaugh will not be able to meet the former "One Life to Live" (ex-Mark Soloman) star in New York City as previously reported. According to representatives for the actor, the event has been canceled and there are currently no plans to reschedule. For those that have already purchased tickets, please check with http://www.broadwayspace.com/page/master-class-with-matt. Should organizers reschedule, we have been told you will be the first to…

Soap Fans Plan Protest Outside Lincoln Center During ABC’s Presentation of Its 2011-2012 Schedule

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Fans of ABC's recently canceled "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" have set Tuesday, May 17 as their next protest day, which just happens to be the day the ABC Television Network announces its Fall 2011 Daytime and Primetime schedule to advertisers and press outlets. On this day, the network is expected to provide a preview of "The Chew" and "The Revolution," alongside the numerous pilots the network is expected to order to series for the 2011-2012…

Emmy Day is Wednesday for CBS and NATAS

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Wednesday, May 11, is one of the most important days in daytime television as the day marks the announcement of nominees for "The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" airing Live on CBS on Sunday, June 19. Soap Opera Network has learned that the official announcement will be made tomorrow morning promptly at 9:00 AM ET through a joint press release from the CBS Television Network and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). As previously reported, the "38th Annual…

Inside The Writers Room: May Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- There's just one staff writer change for the May edition. Script Writer David Cherrill is leaving the writing staff of "Days of our Lives." He's been with the show since late 2008. For discussion, please join us the Writers/Directors Thread.Days of our LivesComings & GoingsDavid Cherrill

David Canary and Julia Barr Headed Back to ‘AMC,’ Too?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In the latest issue of Soap Opera Digest, the publication reports that multiple insiders have confirmed the news that legions of "All My Children" fans have been hoping to hear since April 2010. The power's that be at the 41-year old daytime serial are eager to lure back David Canary and Julia Barr to the canvas for a run before shop closes at ABC. Canary, a five-time Daytime Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Lead Actor, joined the cast of "AMC" in 1983 as tycoon Adam Chandler. The male equal to…

Thorsten Kaye to Report Back to ‘All My Children’ this Summer

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As previously reported, Thorsten Kaye and "All My Children" had started talks to negotiate a return coinciding with the resolution of the soap on ABC. Through his Official Web Site Messageboard, on Monday May 9, Kaye revealed that he will be bringing back Zach Slater, in the flesh, to Pine Valley this summer to tape "a good number of shows." The Emmy-nominated actor relates that although the official papers remain to be signed, a deal has been reached. Kaye first aired in the role of casino owner…

‘All My Children’ Set to Whistle Dixie One More Time; First Air-Date Announced

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Friday, April 29, Cady McClain reported on her official Twitter feed that her discussions to return to "All My Children" had reached their conclusion - and that she would be returning to the soap she started her daytime career on. On Tuesday, May 10, McClain will return to the "AMC" set in California to begin taping what will likely be her last run on the ABC soap that is expected to cease production for good in August. McClain, a two-time Daytime Emmy Award winner, debuted as the naive Dixie…

AMC Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Pine Valley drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "All My Children," courtesy of ABC.com. Tad and Cara discuss Jake's condition. Marissa stands up for Bianca. And Ricky has plans for Kendall.  All My ChildrenSneak Peek

OLTL Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Llanview drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "One Life to Live," courtesy of ABC.com. Natalie makes a shocking discovery. Cutter reveals his motives. And Brody arrests Tess.One Life to LiveSneak Peek

GH Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Port Charles drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Tuesday's episode of "General Hospital," courtesy of ABC.com. Liz plots to destroy Robin and Patrick. Abby warns Anthony to stay away from Michael. And Lucky asks a favor of Jason.  General HospitalSneak Peek

Erika Slezak Discusses ‘One Life’s’ Cancellation & 40 Years in Llanview

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — In her first fan club newsletter following ABC's cancellation of "One Life to Live," Erika Slezak reflects on her 40 years on the show and previews what may lie ahead for both her and Viki. Just hours after ABC announced they were pulling the plug on "OLTL" as of January 2012, Slezak released a statement to her fans, describing her sorrow that the soap will be coming to an end after more than 43 years on the air, which read "Please tell all our fans how deeply sorry I am to be losing this wonderful…