ABC News, The Impeachment of President Donald Trump, Donald Trump
Impeachment Trial Ratings Average Way Below Soap Opera Averages

The networks finally decided to return airing original episodes of their soaps, and now we know why: Ratings were that bad.

Christine Blair Williams, Lauralee Bell, The Young and the Restless
Lauralee Bell to Star in V.C. Andrews ‘Ruby’ Movie Series for Lifetime

“The Young and the Restless'” Lauraleee Bell to star in Lifetime’s upcoming V.C. Andrews movie series based on the prolific writer’s “Ruby” novels.

Mehmet Oz, Susan Lucci, The Dr. Oz Show, All My Children
FRIDAY: Susan Lucci to Co-Host ‘The Dr. Oz Show’ and Talk Posible ‘AMC’ Reboot

“All My Children” icon Susan Lucci (ex-Erica Kane) to co-host the Friday, January 31 episode of “The Dr. Oz Show” as celebrity superfan.

Maia Mitchell, Finola Hughes, Good Trouble
Finola Hughes Makes Directorial Debut with Tonight’s ‘Good Trouble’

“General Hospital” star Finola Hughes set to make directorial debut with the Wednesday, January 29 episode of Freeform’s “Good Trouble.”

The Bold and the Beautiful, Matthew Atkinson, Thomas Forrester
Soap Watch: Impeachment Edition — January 27, 2020

Breaking down the preemptions, interruptions and re-runs of the soaps due to impeachment trial coverage for Monday, January 27, 2020

Adam Driver, Saturday Night Live
‘SNL’ Parodies Soapy Drama with ‘Marrying Ketchups’

Watch Adam Driver and Cecily Strong play up the drama in “Marrying Ketchups,” a play on the drama found on daytime soap operas.

Robin Givens, Ambitions
OWN Cancels ‘Ambitions’ After Just One Season

OWN opts not to pick up “Ambitions” for a second season. The series starred Robin Givens and was created by Daytime Confidential’s Jamey Giddens.

Days of our Lives, Corday Productions, Sony Pictures Television, NBC
‘DAYS’ Cast Released from Contracts — Find Out What It Means

“Days of our Lives” cast released from their contracts. What does it mean for the future of the show?

Drew Barrymore, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
CBS Picks Up Drew Barrymore Daytime Talk Show for Fall 2020

CBS Television Distribution greenlights Drew Barrymore hosted talk show for Fall 2020. What will it replace?

Drew Barrymore, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
CBS Developing Drew Barrymore Daytime Talk Show

CBS is developing a daytime talk show to be hosted by actress Drew Barrymore planned for a fall 2020 launch.

‘Pride: The Series’ Names ‘GH’ Scribe Scott Sickles as Head Writer

“Pride: The Series” hires “General Hospital’s” Scott Sickles as its new head writer, names Maryam Myika Day as breakdown writer.

Chris Harrison, Who Wants to Be Millionaire
‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ Canceled, Tamron Hall to Replace It on ABC Stations

Disney announces the end of “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” after nearly 20 years on television (including ABC incarnation). Find out what’s replacing it and why.

Sarah Michelle Gellar, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, All My Children, Kunal Nayyar, The Big Bang Theory, The Crazy Ones
WATCH: Sarah Michelle Gellar’s Cameo in ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Finale

Watch “All My Children” and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” alum Sarah Michelle Gellar in the finale of “The Big Bang Theory.”

Eva LaRue, All My Children, The Young and the Restless, CSI: Miami
Eva LaRue Hosted ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales’ Renewed

Eva LaRue hosted “Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales” will continue telling magnificent stories of animal love and the impact the creatures have on our everyday lives.

Shannen Doherty, BH90210, Beverly Hills 90210, Charmed
Shannen Doherty Addresses ‘BH90210’ BTS Drama, Calls Out Published Reports

Shannen Doherty responds to allegations of interference that have led to multiple writers to quit and a new showrunner being named for “BH90210,” the revival of “Beverly Hills, 90210.”

General Hospital, Vernee Watson, Stella Henry
CBS Picks Up Comedy ‘Bob ♥ Abishola’ Co-Starring ‘GH’s’ Vernee Watson

CBS has ordered “Bob ♥ Abishola” for its fall schedule. Comedy co-stars “General Hospital” actress Vernee Watson (Stella Henry). What does this mean for the two-time Daytime Emmy Award winner?