Could "The Story of Soaps" lead to a soap opera resurgence? Big ratings for ABC primetime special may help wake up network executives.

DVR Alert: ABC has pushed "The Story of Soaps" to 9:00 p.m., slots "After the Dance" at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19.

"General Hospital" will soon welcome ESPN's Stephen A. Smith back to Port Charles. The host of "First Take" on ESPN2 will once again reprise his role as Brick, the surveillance expert working for Sonny Corinthos.

ESPN host Stephen A. Smith is returning to "General Hospital." Smith, who last appeared on the ABC soap in 2007 as a reporter, will appear on the Wednesday, March 30 episode in scenes opposite Maurice Benard (Sonny).