It’s been a long road for that romantic pairing of Lucas Spencer (Ryan Carnes) and Brad Cooper (Parry Shen) on ABC’s “General Hospital” but, in true soap opera fashion, just when we thought they were finally going to wed at the altar (during the annual Nurse’s Ball, no less!), obstacles got in the way and Lucas never showed […]
In this series of stories, I break down some of the key nominations as well as omissions in this year’s GLAAD Media Awards and Daytime Emmy Awards. It’s no surprise that the daytime serial game has been diminished greatly over the past decade. What was once a plentiful landscape of soapy stories and heightened drama […]
Last week, the new reality series, “Queens of Drama,” kicked off with six soap stars joining forces to create a female-run production company in hopes of revitalizing the soap genre and some too-quiet careers. Front and center is Donna Mills, the still-striking actress who is probably best known for playing Abby Cunningham Ewing Sumner on the […]
By THE DEADLINE TEAM As the citizens of Port Charles reel from learning Robin is alive, and AJ’s murder trial continues, ABC’s “General Hospital” overtook CBS’ “The Young And The Restless” for the first time in more than six years to rank No. 1 in Daytime among women 25-54 (1.18 million/1.9 rating) the week of […]
A few years ago, “General Hospital” was in critical condition. Today, it is in fine health and its prognosis is positive.
Our soap columnist has some advice for “The Young and the Restless”: Lighten up, and try and be more like “General Hospital.” Read: A Tale of Two Soaps …
The ratings are in for the first week of the new television season, and all four network soaps gained viewers compared to a year ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — Life is imitating art for Kirsten Storms of ABC’s “General Hospital.” The actress’ character on the daytime drama is in labor this week with her daughter. In real life, 29-year-old Storms is also pregnant with her first child, due in January, and says it’s a baby girl. Dad is 33-year-old Brandon […]
Maksim Chmerkovskiy talks with “Access Hollywood” about the “amazing ride” he’s had on “Dancing with the Stars.” He also discusses how well his brother, Val Chmerkovskiy, is doing on the ABC reality series.
It started simply enough, when “General Hospital’s” Maxie agreed to be a surrogate mother for her best friend Lulu’s child. Now the storyline has grown into an umbrella. Maxie discovered she was pregnant with her ex-boyfriend, Spinelli’s child and is passing off her own baby as Lulu’s. Lulu has amnesia. Maxie’s doctor, Britt, may have […]