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Live Total Solar Eclipse Coverage to Impact Soaps

For the first time in 38 years, America will experience a total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21. In anticipation of the historic event, the broadcast networks, or in some instances, a number of their affiliated stations, will pre-empt regularly scheduled programming for live coverage.

Soap Star Talent Manager Shutters L.A. Offices

Michael Einfeld shutters L.A. offices after reports of death threats and the social media response to his alleged remarks to a former assistant who quit after receiving an email saying "Uppity selfish c---" and "Someone should sew her vagina shut."

NBC Exec on ‘DAYS’: “We Hope It Stays on the Schedule Forever”

During NBC's portion of the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Thursday, Jennifer Salke, president, NBC Entertainment, was asked questions about the upcoming 2017-18 television season and the success of the network's primetime lineup -- the network finished #1 in the key sales demo. But one question on the minds of many was the status of "Days of our Lives," which was renewed through September 2018 earlier this year.

‘GH’s’ Kin Shriner Plans to Stay Until the End

For nearly a decade fans have wondered which soap might go next after the departures of "All My Children," "As The World Turns," "Guiding Light," "One Life to Live" and "Passions," but no matter what happens in the future, "General Hospital" star Kin Shriner (Scott Baldwin) plans to stick with his soap until the end, or as long as they'll have him.

CBS Daytime Promotes Three Veterans

Veteran CBS Daytime executives Margot Wain, Ray Paolantonio and Laurie Seidman have been given a promotion, it was announced today by Angelica McDaniel, Executive Vice President, Daytime Programs and Syndicated Program Development, CBS Entertainment and CBS Television Distribution. Wain has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Daytime Programs, and Paolantonio and Seidman have been promoted to Vice Presidents, Daytime Programs.

CBS Renews Daytime Lineup for 2017-18 Season; ‘Y&R’ Gets Three-Year Renewal

With a successful lineup consisting of soap operas, game shows and a hit talk show, CBS announced today that it has renewed its full daytime lineup for the 2017-18 television season. Additionally, "The Young and the Restless" received an overall three-year commitment from the network, keeping it on the air through at least the 2019-2020 television season. "The Price is Right" was renewed through the 2018-19 television season.

NBC Renews ‘DAYS’ For 2017-18

With the Megyn Kelly drama now behind the network following news of the former FOX News Channel journalist taking over the third hour of "The Today Show" with her own new morning program, NBC has finally made a decision on the future of NBC's "Days of our Lives" and it's a positive one.