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May 2011

GH Recap: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, May 24, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny juggles mob business alongside Brenda, but cracks are beginning to show. Ethan comforts Kristina as she suffers through symptoms of withdrawal, and she falls even harder for him. Later, Kristina goes to Brenda for help to dress “older” as Sonny overhears. Elizabeth is distracted by a vision of Jake and makes a potentially fatal mistake. Meanwhile, Lucky, Nikolas and Aiden bond together at Kelly’s, unaware of the…

EXCLUSIVE: ABC Drops Previously Planned Tornado Rerun from Memorial Day Schedule

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In light of recent events, ABC has confirmed exclusively to Soap Opera Network that the previously scheduled Memorial Day rerun airing of the 2008 Tornado that hit Pine Valley on "All My Children" has been scrapped. The network has not announced what episode they will air in its place. On Monday, May 9, the network had announced they would re-air the October 17, 2008 episode of "AMC" in which "Zach barely cheats death when his car is swept up in the tornado. After making it…

TheWrap Incorrectly Reports the News…Again!

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As we reported on Friday, May 20, fans of canceled "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" took the news of ABC's upcoming Affiliates Board meeting to heart and called in to their local ABC stations in droves in response to our story demanding that the network change course in its plans for a "Brand New Day" in daytime starting this fall with "The Chew" and "The Revolution." Organizers of the fan inspired campaign to save the two soaps issued…

ABC Soap Uses Vintage Theme to Acknowledge Cancellation Onscreen

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The recently cancelled ABC soap "One Life to Live" does what it does best again this week, by taking a tongue-in-check approach in addressing its own impending demise. Tuesday's (May 24) episode begins with Blair Cramer (Kassie DePaiva) reciting a few bars from the show's 1986-91 "Tour of Llanview" opening theme song, which has arguably become one of the show's most revered openings among fans, only to stop midway through the Paebo Bryson theme to remark that it was "too sad" to continue. This comes…

AMC Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 24, 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. Kendall is backed into a corner. Krystal gets Tad to open up. And Cara and Jake lament on the state of their love lives.All My ChildrenSneak Peek

OLTL Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 24, 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. Starr gives Blair some food for thought. Todd threatens to shoot Tomas. And Ford volunteers at the hospital.One Life to LiveSneak Peek

GH Video Sneak Peek: Tuesday, May 24, 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. Lucky and Lulu discuss their father's recent intervention. Luke continues to spiral out of control. And Dante visits Luke.General HospitalSneak Peek

Ricky Paull Goldin Retiring from Soaps following ‘All My Children’ Finale

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- In an exclusive interview with Michael Fairman from On-Air, On-Soaps, actor Ricky Paull Goldin reveals that following the news of "All My Children's" cancellation and its last airdate in September that he has decided to retire from acting in daytime. When asked if he was ready to say goodbye to his character Jake Martin, Goldin stated  "yeah, because I honestly feel right now that this is my farewell tour. I feel like the door for me is going to close now on this chapter of my life. Having had a…

Sony Pictures Television Responds to Rumors Surrounding ‘All My Children’ & ‘One Life to Live’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- It has been a little over a month since Disney's ABC Television Network canceled daytime soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live." As is the case with most primetime series upon their cancellation notices, there had been hope that another network would pick up one or both daytime programs. In fact there were rumors that NBC was interested in airing the programs with Sony Pictures Television producing. The rumor, which began shortly after Deadline.com reported that the…

OLTL Recap: Monday, May 23, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, May 23, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Todd is released from the hospital and is not pleased to discover that Tomas has been living at his house in his absence. Téa gets the charges against Tomas dropped and expects Tomas to move out, but after Téa leaves, Tomas tells Todd he’s not going anywhere. He reminds Tomas he has no choice in the matter, but Todd presents an alternative in the form of a gun. Bo and Nora aren’t convinced Tomas is innocent, despite…

AMC Recap: Monday, May 23, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, May 23, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jack tells Bianca he has a feeling something’s up with Erica. Based on the footage he saw of Diane and Ricky, Griffin searches for more evidence. Kendall learns that Ricky killed Diane and now she’s unsettled. Griffin consoles Kendall and they share a moment. Cara’s surprised when she sees Kendall’s engagement ring. Without revealing much Kendall downplays the engagement. After Tad spots Griffin questioning someone outside…

GH Recap: Monday, May 23, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, May 23, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Michael breaks into Johnny’s penthouse in search of info that will exonerate Abby – but finds himself staring down the barrel of Anthony’s shotgun. Johnny returns home and gets Michael out, flipping on his father. Robin and Patrick turn the tables on Lisa! Johnny gets a desperate call from Lisa, but he refuses to help her. Brenda thanks Carly. Sonny assures Brenda that he can keep their family safe. Anthony plots to use…