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Y&R PreVUE: Week of June 14 Edition

Photo Courtesy:CBS Monday, June 14, 2010 at 12:45 AM ET by Venus Stone (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The big bang theory. THIS WEEK ON: THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Daniel finds himself served with divorce papers, then getting hot and heavy with Abby. Monday, June 14, Billy and Vikki share romance in Japan but find themselves running into Ashley and Tucker who arrive as well. Phyllis and Nikki get an eyeful when the stumble upon Daniel and Abby making out; that same day, Phyllis gives her son a stern warning about messing…

Taylor Spreitler’s Last ‘DAYS’ Are Set

Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 11:07 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Jill Johnson/JPI (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Nearly two months after it was announced that Taylor Spreitler would be departing NBC's "Days of our Lives" in the role of Mia McCormick, a last airdate for the actress has been set. According to sources, look for Spreitler to last air on Wednesday, June 23, when Mia shares an emotional goodbye with Sami (Alison Sweeney) and Will (Chandler Massey). The character is expected to head off to New York, as she…

One Life At a Glance: June 14 Edition

Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC Sunday June 13, 2010 at 11:00 PM ET by Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Starr is kidnapped this week on "One Life to Live."           ONE LIFE TO LIVE: At a Glance Will Ford be able to identify his attacker?  Monday: (Episode 2009231/42231/231) -- Starr and Hope are carjacked.  Dani and Nate find a full bag of cash.  Todd rushes to Téa's side.    Tuesday: (Episode 2009232/42232/232) -- Ford corroborates Markko and Langston's story.  Jess wonders if her alternate personalities hurt Ford. …

How Does Daytime Rank in Adults 18-49? We Got the Numbers

Saturday, June 12, 2010 at 6:20 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: CBS/Sony Pictures Television (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- You may have heard that Adults 18-49 is the most important sales demographic for primetime and cable television, but how do the daytime soaps along with "The View" and "The Price is Right," despite their ad sales being based on performance in Women 18-49, rate in comparison in Adults 18-49? Not as bad as one might think. In today's television market, what might be considered a hit and…

Crystal Hunt’s Real Life Soap Opera

So you are considered one of daytime's most popular stars thanks to roles on "Guiding Light" and "One Life to Live," but what happens when your real life is more of a soap opera than the reel-life you had on one? Crystal Hunt knows what it's really like as the actress got engaged to Dr. Philippe Spiess - a cancer surgeon on Christmas Eve, 2008. So what could possibly have gone wrong? More than you could imagine.

First Batch of Emmy Presenters Announced

Friday, June 11, 2010 at 9:48 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: CBS (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- CBS has announced the first group of presenters for "The 37th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards," which includes Emmy Award nominees Rachael Ray ("The Rachael Ray Show"), Zack Conroy ("The Bold and the Beautiful"), Jonathan Jackson ("General Hospital") and from "The Doctors," Dr. Travis Stork, Dr. Drew Ordon, Dr. Jim Sears and Dr. Lisa Masterson. "All My Children's" Rebecca Budig,…

Ask & Answer: How Long is Vanessa Marcil Back For?

Friday, June 11, 2010 at 7:49 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Soap Opera Network (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- So you have a question about your favorite soap and you have no clue how to get the answers you're looking for? Introducing Soap Opera Network's newest column, Ask & Answer - where you ask the questions and we get the answers. Ask & Answer will be posted every Friday evening exclusively on SoapOperaNetwork.com. In this weeks inaugural edition, we answer questions relating to Vanessa Marcil's return…

OLTL Recap: Friday, June 11, 2010

Friday, June 11, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Friday, June 11, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Markko is thrown by Langston’s confession. Knowing Langston’s lying to save Markko John decides to release both teens from custody. John visits Ford and asks if he knows who assaulted him. Kelly hires Jessica at the newspaper. James explains to Ford that he was the victim of an attempted murder. James gets nervous when he sees an imposing man at the hospital circulating…

GH Recap: Friday, June 11, 2010

Friday, June 11, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Friday, June 11, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Jason finds out that Carter showers at a regular hour and plans his attack. Michael tries to convince Jason not to retaliate. Jason and Carter have a stand off at the showers and Jason stabs him in the stomach. As Carter crumples to the floor dying, he tells Jason, "Franco says hi." Dante receives a photo from Franco. Lulu establishes some ground rules for Brooks…

AMC Recap: Friday, June 11, 2010

Friday, June 11, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Friday, June 11, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Liza tells Damon what Tad did to her all those years ago (slept with her mom) and doesn't want him hurting Colby the same way. Tad admits to Colby that he wants the same happiness as Jake and says he has feelings for Liza. Sexual tension is high between Tad and Liza and they kiss. They agree to give things a shot. Greenlee tells Ryan that she knows where Erica is but won't…