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‘OLTL’ Scribe Starts Blog

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 10:35 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Breakdown Writer Shelly Altman takes you inside the mind of a soap scribe as the current blogger for The Writers' Guild of America, East's (WGAE) new member-written blog "Write On."  According to Soap Opera Digest, "the blog will be written by members, sharing their experiences about writing and their careers." In her latest entry, Altman discusses how it's all in the name when it comes to creating a new soap…

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, July 14, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... The judge and Nora agree to drop the charges against Todd. Marty asks Hannah why she confessed to pushing her and attacking Ford. Starr and Cole consider that Bull was responsible for trashing the apartment, not Hannah. Nate apologizes to Starr for taking the money he found, which led to the shootout. Marty confides in Nora that she isn’t sure if Hannah’s breakdown…

OLTL Recap: Wednesday, July 13, 2010

Tuesday, July 13, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, July 13, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Brody reads The Sun headline that Hannah has pled insanity. John is upset that Jessica wrote the article. David offers Bo muffins and Bo says David needs to move out. Elijah offers his legal services for James. Dorian says Markko is choosing not to care for Langston because it’s easier than risking her letting him down again. Blair confides in Langston that Elijah…

‘General Hospital’ Takes Over ABC Daytime

Tuesday, July 12, 2010 at 3:16 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC is hoping to capitalize on Vanessa Marcil's return to "General Hospital" as Brenda Barrett by replacing their entire soap line-up on August 10th with three of the character's most memorable episodes. That's right "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" fans, prepare to be disappointed on Tuesday, August 10th when the network plans to air three consecutive encore episodes of "GH" dedicated to key Brenda moments from her previous…

OLTL Recap: Monday, July 12, 2010

Monday, July 12, 2010 9:40 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Monday, July 12, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Cris and Layla are shocked to find Evangeline in the hospital on a ventilator. Layla is faced with a tough decision about keeping her sister on life support. Blair tells Todd that Eli proposed and he tells her she should accept. Blair calls Eli and leaves him a message that she’s ready to give him an answer. Starr rushes into James hospital room with Cole after hearing…

OLTL Teasers: Week of July 12 Edition

Monday, July 12, 2010 2:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Teasers and Episode Titles for the Week of July 12, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Teasers Monday: Title Not Available -- Layla must decide whether or not to keep her sister on life support.  Blair calls Eli to tell him she has an answer to his marriage proposal.  Hannah suffers a breakdown.  Ford promises to protect his brother from their father.  Cole senses Starr's connection to James.  Nora can't promise that…

GH Quick Peeks: Week of July 12 Edition

Photo: ABC Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 10:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Quick Peeks for the Week of July 12, 2010. GENERAL HOSPITAL: Quick Peeks Monday: (Episode #12097) -- Dante, Jason, and Spinelli locate Franco's mansion.  Claire issues a threat.  Michael gets a confession out of Kristina. (Rated: TVPG L, S) Tuesday: (Episode #12098) -- Jason finds some clues.  Franco takes Sam by surprise.  Kristina freaks out. (Rated: TVPG L) Wednesday: (Episode #12099) -- Franco is held at gunpoint…

OLTL Quick Peeks: Week of July 12 Edition

Photo: ABC Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 10:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Quick Peeks for the Week of July 12, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: Quick Peeks Monday: (Episode #10725) -- Layla has a terrible decision to make.  Blair has an answer to Eli's proposal.  Hannah has a mental breakdown. (Rated: TVPG) Tuesday: (Episode #10726) -- Bo throws David to the curb.  Natalie and Jessica grow ill.  John's suspicions of Hannah grow. (Rated: TVPG) Wednesday: (Episode #10727) -- Langston hopes Markko will…

AMC Quick Peeks: Week of July 12 Edition

Photo: ABC Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 10:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Quick Peeks for the Week of July 12, 2010. ALL MY CHILDREN: Quick Peeks Monday: (Episode #10413) -- Annie has a job offer.  Colby works to prove Damon is cheating.  Tad doesn't believe Liza. (Rated: TVPG) Tuesday: (Episode #10414) -- Erica makes an admission to Caleb.  Greenlee discovers she didn't get an invitation to her father's wedding.  Madison confides in Frankie. (Rated: TVPG) Wednesday: (Episode #10415) -- Ryan…

One Life at a Glance: July 12 Edition

Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 3:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Several marriage proposals are slated this week on "One Life to Live."           ONE LIFE TO LIVE: At a Glance Will Layla decide to keep her sister on life support? Monday: (Episode 2009250/42250/250) -- Layla makes a heartbreaking decision.  Blair tells Eli she has made a decision about his wedding proposal.  Hannah has a breakdown. Tuesday: (Episode 2009251/42251/251) -- Bo throws David out.  Jessica and Natalie become…

OLTL Recap: Friday, July 9, 2010

Friday, July 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, July 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Cole’s relieved to discover Starr’s okay and tells her Hannah’s been lying to him about everything and he apologizes. A nurse delivers news about James to Star and Cole senses her connection to him. Eli threatens Hannah not to tell what she knows about Marty and Ford. Todd admits the intense shoot-out brought him and Dani closer, but blames Nate for getting Dani into this…

OLTL PreVUE: Week of July 12 Edition

Friday, July 9, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — A look at what's happening on "One Life to Live" during the week of July 12, 2010. THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVE Cristian and Layla are shocked to see Evangeline, who has been hooked up to a ventilator on Monday, July 12. Layla is forced to decide whether or not to keep her sister on life support. Elsewhere in Llanview, Bo is unswayed when David offers him a muffin basket and kicks him out of his and Nora's loft on…