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July 2011

OLTL Recap: Thursday, July 21, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Thursday, July 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... John’s reading of Vimal’s letter telling him he’s Liam’s father is pre-empted when Rex arrives demanding Echo’s release from jail. With so much evidence against her, John refuses and Rex reminds him he let Jack Manning go free despite having killed Gigi. John is concerned about the lengths to which Rex will go for revenge, having figured out Origami Cogs, the company that scooped Todd, is an anagram for Gigi Morasco.…

GH Recap: Thursday, July 21, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Thursday, July 21, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jax says goodbye to Michael, Morgan and Josslyn. Meanwhile, Brenda returns their rings to Sonny. Devastated and heartbroken, Sonny finds little comfort from Carly or Robin. Brenda jets off on a plane with two surprising passengers. Unflappable, Jason moves forward with the rooftop proposal. Sam makes a heartfelt decision. On the Next General Hospital... Mac assigns Lucky a serious case with missing prescription drugs.…

‘One Life to Live’ Welcomes Back Fan Favorites Tina & Cord

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" fans can breathe a sigh of relief. After months of reports of old faces returning to sister soap "All My Children's" for its ABC finale, "One Life" finally have something to cheer about, with two big returns of its own. This fall, Andrea Evans (Tina) and John Loprieno (Cord) will be finding their way back home to Llanview to reunite with friends and family. According to both Soap Opera Digest and ABC Soaps in Depth the actors, who were last seen in 2008 for "One Life's" 40th…

AMC Alerts: Week of July 25 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 25, 2011. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTS Monday: Erica attacks David. Janet returns. Will Dixie and JR reunite? Tuesday: David assures Kendall that he’s done with Erica and she belongs to Jackson. Jesse gets back the DNA test results for Lucy. Amanda learns the results of her biopsy. Wednesday: Brot runs into Dixie and takes her to Oak Haven. Jesse tells Frankie he discovered something Maya hasn’t told them. Cara offers Amanda her support. Thursday:…

OLTL Alerts: Week of July 25 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 25, 2011. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTS Monday: Tomas makes a shocking admission to Téa. Someone is after John and the man with the scar. Dani tells Nate she's sorry for not trusting him. Tuesday: Natalie and Brody decide their future. John and the man with the scar try to unravel the mystery of the two Todds. Téa arrives to see John. Wednesday: Dorian and David ready for the "Vicker Man" movie premiere. Will Vimal continue to keep the secret about…

GH Alerts: Week of July 25 Edition

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 25, 2011. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTS Monday: Determined to help Lucky, Elizabeth fights to keep working at the hospital as he investigates his drug case. Helena goes cougar on Dante. Patrick tries to divert Robin’s attention from her Chief of Staff duties. Tuesday: New head writer Garin Wolf’s first episode. Lucky is tempted by his old drug dealer. Helena physically threatens Lulu. Jason and Sam discuss their engagement. Wednesday: Helena eggs…

AMC Recap: Wednesday, July 20, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Frankie doesn’t believe Asher when he says he needs another bottle of pills because Colby lost the ones he had. Instead he’s convinced Asher is developing a serious problem. Asher threatens to find a doctor who will give him the pills. Caleb overhears Asher and Frankie and agrees his son needs help. JR tells Amanda he can relate to some of what she's feeling because of his own situation. He tells Amanda that Marissa…

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, July 20, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... John, in search of Sam, bursts into the Minute Man Motel room. Sam isn’t there, but evidence of the man with Todd’s original face is. Meanwhile, at Todd’s house, the man with Todd’s original face, bent on coercing the truth about what he believes to be his stolen life, marches Todd at gunpoint right up to the door of his own house. But before he can reveal them to the family inside, they are set upon by Baker and one…

GH Recap: Wednesday, July 20, 2011

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 20, 2011. IT HAPPENED TODAY... With Maxie’s help, Jason picks out an engagement ring for Sam. As preparations are made, Sam confides in Alexis the possibility she is getting married. But there is a snafu - Maxie accidentally drops the ring off the balcony! Jax levels awful insults Carly’s way as Sonny fights to hold onto the woman he loves. Jax makes plans to leave Port Charles, and Brenda catches Carly and Sonny in a situation. When Lucky steps…

Real-Life Husband and Wife Duo Returning to ‘All My Children’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Tuesday, ABC Daytime announced that Justin Bruening and Alexa Havins will be making a return to "All My Children" before shop closes on ABC Daytime. The duo who played Jamie Martin and Babe Carey on the ABC soap from the Fall of 2003 to the Fall of 2007 will return for a handful of episodes scheduled to air in September. Bruening and Havins met on the cast of the ABC soap in 2003 and were officially married on June 5, 2005. The couple welcomed daughter Lexington Grace into the fold on August 9,…

Inside The Writers Room: July Edition

On May 18, 2011, Robert Guza Jr. was fired as head writer of "General Hospital" and Garin Wolf was named the new head writer. With Guza leaving, it's not surprising that his wife, breakdown writer Meg Bennett, was also let go from the show. Breakdown writer David Goldschmid was also fired. Replacing them on the breakdown team will be Shelly Altman, who's been writing breakdowns for "One Life to Live" for the past 11 years, and current "GH" script writer Tracey Thomson (though she may only be helping out with breakdowns…