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Bree Williamson & Melissa Archer to Appear on ‘The Wendy Williams Show’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live's" Buchanan girls Bree Williamson (Jessica/Tess/Bess) and Melissa Archer (Natalie) are scheduled to be guests on Wendy Williams' show on Tuesday, March 22.  The episode will be headlined by R&B Musician Bobby Brown and will also feature a segment with Williams discussing her "Dancing with the Stars" debut.  On Monday, March 28, the talk show diva makes her second appearance on "One Life" as "Access Llanview" host Phyllis Rose. Williams made her "OLTL" debut on Wednesday, March…

‘Yes, it’s true’ Tyler Christopher is Leaving ‘GH’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Over the weekend news broke that ABC's "General Hospital" had informed actor Tyler Christopher on Friday, March 18 that his contract would not be renewed. Christopher's contract was up for renewal in June and the soap had until last week to inform Christopher whether or not they had plans of renewing it, which they chose not to. In a statement released to ABC Soaps in Depth, Christopher answered the question everyone wanted to know with a simple "Yes, it's true."…

CBS to Air Daytime Emmy’s for Second Consecutive Year

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- UPDATE: "All of us are excited to once again show America just how great and relevant daytime television is to all of us. We look forward to a fabulous evening of television that will delight, entertain and enlighten," said Darryl Cohen, chairman of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in a statement in a CBS press release. “We are delighted to be working again with NATAS and CBS after last year’s great success,” said David…

‘All My Children’ On Chopping Block?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- UPDATE 8:28 PM ET: "The piece is just another story in a long line of stories about this same topic," said an ABC rep commenting on Deadline.com's article. PREVIOUS 9:08 AM ET: Talk of ABC canceling one of its daytime dramas in favor of a new talk show has escalated today thanks to Deadline.com reporter Nellie Andreeva, who is reporting that the network may cancel "All My Children" in order to debut a new talk show in the fall according to industry speculation. The…

Former ‘AMC’ Hunk Hits the Big-Screen

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Colin Egglesfield leaves his past disappointments behind him and hits the big-screen with Kate Hudson this May. "All My Children" fans best know Colin Egglesfield as the back-from-the-abortion son of Dr. Jeff Martin and Erica Kane (Susan Lucci), Josh Madden. In the fall of 2008, the model turned actor was let go from the role he began playing in September 2005; he would return for a brief run in January 2009 to facilitate the controversial character's death. Following his run on the…

Shannon Kane Returns to ‘AMC’

(SoapOperaNetwork) -- The Hubbard's latest delivery delivers budding film-star Shannon Kane back to "All My Children". Shannon Kane is set to make a brief return to "All My Children" during the week of March 28. Kane played Officer Natalia Fowler, daughter of Police Chief Jesse Hubbard (Darnell Williams) and Dr. Rebecca Fowler (Laura Koffman), on "AMC" from October 2008 to February 2011. The actress who enjoyed a noteworthy role opposite Richard Gere in the 2009 cop-film…

It’s Child’s Play for Brenda as ‘GH’ Casts New Character

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As posted on our Twitter page, ABC's "General Hospital" has cast child actor Elvis Martinez in the role of Lucian. The actor will share scenes with Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo (Brenda Barrett Corinthos) and Laura Wright (Carly Jacks) that are set to air during the week of April 4. The length of the characters stay on the show is not known at this time, therefore making it unclear as to whether the character is the long thought to be dead child of Brenda's or what brings him into…

The Instability of Lily’s Mind on ‘Y&R’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Since the death of her husband last month, after he was murdered on CBS' "The Young and the Restless," Lily Winters (Christel Khalil) has been seeing what appears to be his ghost in various places - not to mention also hearing his voice. Lily's mind will continue to play tricks on her when actor Daniel Goddard returns to the CBS soap as the "ghost" of Cane in the coming weeks, but is it possible he's not a ghost after all? In Lynette Rice's report on the…

Is Tyler Christopher the Latest ‘GH’ Star Set to Depart?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Late Saturday night, Soap Opera Digest posted, via their twitter page, news that "General Hospital's" Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine) had been let go from the ABC Daytime soap. The news came soon after Soap Central posted on their twitter page that they were hearing another big name "GH" star was on their way out. The possibility of Christopher's exit comes as no surprise as the actor recently learned his ABC Family pilot "The Lying Game" was picked up…

DEVELOPING STORY: Was Soap Opera Digest Right? Is Guza Out?

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- You had to know there was something afloat when Soap Opera Digest posted on their website Friday that Robert Guza Jr. was out as "General Hospital's" head writer. While the news was later refuted by network insiders and a "GH" spokesperson, numerous sources have since come forward and revealed that while Guza is not expected to leave the show when his contract expires next month, thereby him not being out as the magazine's website had stated, his relations with network…

Egan Takes Her Final Bow at ‘AMC’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children's" Melissa Claire Egan bids adieu as her loose cannon character takes a final bow in Pine Valley this week. Melissa Claire Egan wraps up her "All My Children" stint as Annie Novak is slated to end on Monday, March 21. The Emmy-nominated actress started on the soap as the warmly received but rather docile blond in July of 2006 and turned into a much more popular but crazy, and we do mean crazy, brunette bombshell by 2008. For Annie, the stint included no…

Second Look: Kourtney Kardashian on ‘OLTL’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As we previously reported, Kourtney Kardashian makes her presence known in Llanview, when she appears as lawyer Kassanda Kavanaugh on Monday, March 28. Now Soap Opera Network gives you another sneak peek at her day on the set. From punching a creep at Serenity Springs, to kissing one of the show's leading men, to finding herself in handcuffs, the reality television socialite will certainly leave a lasting imprint on the sleepy Pennsylvania hamlet when she breezes through town early next…