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AMC Recap: Monday, January 25, 2010

Monday, January 25, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Monday, January 25, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Adam’s new will doesn’t sit well with Annie, Colby and JR as they all see it as a way for him to try to control them indefinitely. Adam bequeaths Annie the mansion and property, along with a large financial settlement, but includes the provision that she’ll lose practically everything should she ever get involved in a serious relationship after his death. Annie’s…

GH Recap: Monday, January 25, 2010

Monday, January 25, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Monday, January 25, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Sonny fears Maxie will crack under Mac’s questioning and incriminate Michael but she manages to hold her own. Dominic lets Olivia know that Sonny will soon be arrested and admits he felt honored when Sonny asked him to take over the business one day. Although torn up with guilt, Dominic plans on following through with bringing Sonny down. Michael tells Sonny that…

Stephen Nichols Joins ‘The Young and the Restless’

Monday, January 25, 2010 1:25 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: John Paschal/JPI Studios (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Stephen Nichols debuts this week on CBS' "The Young and the Restless" as a recast Tucker McCall, taking over from the departing William Russ. His first airdate is scheduled for Wednesday, January 27. On his first day on the job look for Nichols' Tucker to butt heads with numerous corporate sharks in Genoa City including Victor Newman (Eric Braeden). Prior to his joining "Y&R," Nichols enjoyed a…

The 21st Annual GLAAD Media Award Nominations

Photo: "One Life to Live's" popular 'Kish' storyline earns the soap a GLADD Media Award nomination, pitting it against three other daytime drama series. Sunday, January 24, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC and CBS soaps compete for top honors. "The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives," according to the organization's website.  "The Gay…

The 41st NAACP Image Award Nominations

Photo: CBS Daytime leads the way with 6 NAACP Image Award nominations, compared with only 4 for ABC. Sunday, January 24, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- African-American actors from the ABC and CBS serials compete for top honors. "Established in 1967, at the height of the civil rights movement, the NAACP Image Awards is the nation's premier event the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts (motion picture, television, recording, and literature), as well as those…

The 62nd Annual DGA Award Nominees

Photo: CBS's "The Young and the Restless" picks up two Director Guild of America Award nominations. Sunday, January 24, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC and CBS serials compete for top directing honors. In releasing the 62nd Annual Director Guild of America nominations, DGA President Taylor Hackford best described the director contribution to the production process, "directors play a crucial role in eliciting performance, advancing the story and establishing the look and feel in all genres of…

The 2010 WGA Award Nominees

Photo: CBS's "As The World Turns" was the 2009 Writers Guild of America Award winner for Outstanding Achievement in a Daytime Serial. Sunday, January 24, 2010 8:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- ABC and CBS serials compete for top writing honors. Every year since 1949, The Writers Guild of America has awarded the best in scripted media. In 2010, writers will be rewarded for their work in movies (screenplays), television (primetime and daytime), radio, news, promotional writing, and graphic animation. For…

Kreizman & Swajeski In at ‘AMC’! Is Broderick Staying?

Photo: ABC Sunday, January 24, 2010 2:00 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The latest news on "All My Children's" writing team scramble. On Wednesday, January 20, ABC confirmed the news Soap Opera Network administrator Xavier Toups broke on Wednesday, January 13, David Kreizman and Donna Swajeski are "All My Children's" new Head Writing Team. This left a lot of fans a little bit concerned ... and wondering what the news meant for esteemed, long-time "AMC" writer and current interim Associate Head Writer…

Dahlia Salem: United States v. Sonny Corinthos

Sunday, January 24, 2010 12:15 AM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: IMDb (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) is going down, albeit not for long (we all know that!). "Generall Hospital" has cast the recurring role of Federal Prosecutor Claire Walsh with actress Dahlia Salem, who begins taping on Thursday, January 28. According to sources, Walsh will represent the United States v. Sonny Corinthos, who is being prosecuted for the murder of Claudia Zacchara. Salem's first airdate is scheduled for Wednesday,…

GH Casting: Comas, Burns and Officers

Saturday, January 23, 2010 11:20 PM ET | By Errol Lewis Photo: Ron Tom/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Dante Falconeri (Dominic Zamprogna) is having a little nightmare next month on "General Hospital" thanks to his mobster daddy, Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard), who shoots his son during the all important February Sweeps period. On Tuesday, February 2, fans will get a glimpse into a comatose Dante's childhood when the character has a nightmare. Youngster Matthew Johnson will play the "Kid," who plays with a young Dante in…