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June 2011

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, June 22, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, June 22, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Tomas and Blair and Yvette have spent the night looking for Sebastian, who finally returns and admits he went to Llanview to check it out. Yvette tells Tomas he has to take Sebastian now if he wants her to sign the divorce papers, which Tomas does. Yvette leaves, first giving Blair another veiled warning about Tomas. Blair entices Sebastian to go stay with his father by promising access to the equipment at Capricorn,…

GH Recap: Wednesday, June 22, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, June 22, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dante tries to soothe Lulu over her family’s self-destruction. Dante and Tracy discover Lulu has left to find Luke herself. Siobhan reveals she also knew the truth about Aiden. Elizabeth stings over Lucky and Siobhan’s loving reunion at the hospital. Lucky and Elizabeth confront Nikolas about Aiden – and are surprised by his reaction. Sonny and Diane discuss whether or not he should officially adopt Alec. Meanwhile,…

The ‘Gossip’ is True: Amanda Setton Returns to ‘OLTL’

As we first reported last night, thanks to a tweet from a "One Life to Live" crew member, it was looking as if Amanda Setton, who currently plays Penelope Shafai on "Gossip Girl," was making her way back to Llanview as the former stripper and Buchanan wife Kimberly Andrews. This afternoon, both Soap Opera Digest and ABC Soaps in Depth confirmed the news, stating that the actress was indeed returning to Llanview.

The Big Talk: Has ABC Declined Offers for All My Children and One Life to Live?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Daytime's biggest night was Sunday, June 19, but before the star studded "Daytime Emmy Awards" got underway there was talk around the Hilton that ABC had received offers from multiple unnamed production companies seeking to purchase the rights to "All My Children" and/or "One Life to Live" from the Walt Disney owned television network nearly three months since it canceled the dramas. This despite the network making it clear there was no longer a wide enough…

DePaiva Reflects on Her Time in Llanview

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Kassie DePaiva has spent nearly two decades on "One Life to Live" in the role of Blair Cramer. Earlier this month, the Kentucky native sat down with a local newspaper to talk about the show's cancellation and the next step in her career. The Union County, KY native (whose hometown is roughly 130 miles from that of yours truly), told the Evansville (Indiana) Courier Press on June 13  what it was like when he first took over the role of Blair from Asian-American actress Mia Korf back in 1993,…

Nationwide EAS Test Scheduled During ‘One Life to Live’ Timeslot

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — This is only a test. Repeat, this is only a test. On Wednesday, November 9, the Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, is scheduled to have its first ever nationwide test of the fourteen year old Emergency Alert System. The planned time for the test is 2:00 pm ET, which will leave many soap fans, especially those of "One Life to Live," feeling a sense of déjà vu. The system, which has existed in its current form since 1997, has most recently been used by the National Weather Service, state and…

Is a Buchanan Bride on Her Way Back to Llanview?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — More than a year after her character divorced Clint Buchanan (Jerry verDorn) and was blackmailed into leaving town by David Vickers (Tuc Watkins), could "Gossip Girl" actress Amanda Setton be returning to "One Life to Live" as the jilted Kimberly Andrews? While the speculation has yet to be confirmed, its source lies with one particular "OLTL" crew member. Julia Davis (of Julia Jovone Beauty), who has been a make-up artist on "OLTL" since October 2005, tweeted on June 13 that she had "Just finished…

AMC Recap: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jake questions Amanda on where she’s been. Amanda cries on Angie’s shoulder. She knows how hard things have been for the couple and Angie spills the beans on the trip Jake was planning. She encourages Amanda to go and tell her husband that she needs him. “Erica” makes the announcement that David is the perfect partner to help her guide PVH. Jackson wants to look at the contract and find a way to break it but she insists…

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Natalie is caught in the middle of Clint and Rex’s war. Natalie and Viki confront Clint over his tactics. Todd and Téa defend Jack from John. Todd takes Jack home but John promises he’ll be seeing the kid real soon. Ford learns that Jessica has sent Tess packing and retaken control. Jessica makes it clear that she is not going anywhere, but he is – she wants no part of him and won’t stand for him to take part in Ryder’s…

Y&R Recap: Monday, June 20, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "The Young and the Restless" Episode Recap - Monday, June 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Kevin, Chloe and Abby are at Crimson Lights, wondering on the outcome of the custody case regarding Lucy. When Daniel walked in, they knew that things didn't go as they had hoped. Meanwhile, back at the Abbott home, an upset Billy vented with Rafe on how they could have lost custody of Lucy to a woman that did more dastardly deeds than he's ever done. As they talked, back at Phyllis's,…

GH Recap: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Patrick manages to push Robin from Lisa’s deadly grip. Spinelli awakens from surgery ... not like himself. Jason is relieved to find Sam safe and unharmed in General Hospital. Robin arrives with the test results. Lucky and Elizabeth discuss the truth about Aiden, Jake’s death, Luke and how they will approach Nikolas with the news. Leaving the alcohol behind, they go see Siobhan. On the Next General Hospital... Dante…

‘One Life’ July Comings and Goings

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" issues a new casting call, and other casting changes for the month of July. "One Life to Live" has released a new audition script for the small role of "Colleen." The scene opens with "Lisa" saying that she is "Billy's" sister. Colleen tells her that is she is really is sister, then she wouldn't have a problem with her giving Billy a private lap dance in the Champagne Room. Billy asks what her name is, to which she responds that it is Colleen with two e's. Lisa states that she is…