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Stars of Canceled Soaps Reinvent Themselves in Daytime, Primetime, Theater and Blogging

Three years ago, there were eight American daytime soaps. Today, there are four. The cancellations of “Guiding Light,” “As the World Turns,” “All My Children,” and “One Life to Live” left hundreds of people who worked both in front of and behind the camera unemployed. The four canceled soaps all filmed in New York City […]

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‘All My Children’ Gets A Five Star Send Off

“All My Children” Commemorated With Book & TV Special This is going to be a tough two weeks for “All My Children” fans. With reports that production company Prospect Park may be putting its plans to continue the show on the internet on hold, there is a possibility that the show’s September 23rd ABC finale […]

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Deep Soap: Kourtney Kardashian Takes ‘One Life To Live’

‘One Life to Live‘ continues to be the soap that manages to stunt-cast people that are actually hip.  First there was Snoop Dogg.  Now reality star Kourtney Kardashian (‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians‘, ‘Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami‘) will appear on the show in March.  Instead of playing herself, she will attempt acting, appearing in scenes […]

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Soaps Skimp on Halloween Tricks and Treats

Soap Halloween 2010: Like Getting a Box of Raisins in Your Trick or Treat Bag Soaps did not make a big deal about Halloween this year.  The majority of characters did not acknowledge the holiday at all. Too bad.  I love it when shows come up with the perfect costumes that encapsulate characters’ personalities. 2010’s […]

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Deep Soap: Missed Opportunties

Michael Nouri Joins ‘All My Children’ Michael Nouri is the latest “primetime” actor to join daytime.  Nouri, who recently played a recurring role on the prestige cable drama ‘Damages,’ is well known to primetime soap fans as Summer’s Dad on ‘The O.C.’ He is also remembered for his role as Jennifer Beals love interest in […]

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Photo Of The Day: Amanda Setton

‘Gossip Girl‘ Amanda Setton attends the 2009 Parsons Fashion benefit honoring Calvin Klein, Inc.’s Tom Murry and Francisco Costa at the 2009 Fashion Benefit at Cipriani Wall Street on April 29, 2009 in New York City. Amanda’s character Penelope is usually up to no good; and judging by her dress, she may not be all […]

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