Will ‘General Hospital’ Star Steve Burton Join ‘The Young & the Restless’?

Does Fenmore’s need to stock up on black-T-shirts? TV Guide reports that Steve Burton, who recently departed “General Hospital,” is joining ‘The Young & the Restless.” Burton was GH’s biggest star for much of his tenure, with his stoic hit man character Jason Morgan appearing in almost every episode and getting the lion’s share of […]

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Deep Soap: ‘Bold & Beautiful’ Producer Invites Obama to Dinner

Brad Bell Hosting Obama Fundraiser President Obama may think twice about holding his next press conference during the soaps. “The Bold & the Beautiful” executive producer Brad Bell is hosting a $38,800 a plate fundraising dinner for the President at his Holmby Hills estate, according to The Hollywood Reporter. If that’s a little too pricy […]

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Deep Soap: Fearless New Year’s Predictions

2011 was the year that daytime soaps died — again and again and again.  What will 2012 bring to daytime television? Will CBS and NBC decide to axe their surviving soaps? Will “All My Children” and “One Life To Live” miraculously come back from the dead for a second time?  Will The Powers That Be […]

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Welcome Home, Nikki Newman

Nikki Newman Makes Everything Better Can the presence of one character really change a soap? Yes, if that characters is “The Young & the Restless’s” Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott). The show has been much improved since she returned to Genoa City, drunk as a skunk, and convinced she murdered Diane. The audience knows she […]

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Shocking Firing – and Hiring – on Two Soaps

“General Hospital’s” Lexi Ainsworth Fired “General Hospital” has let actress Lexi Ainsworth (Kristina) go. Ainsworth tweeted a farewell to her fans on Friday, “Sorry it seems that I wasn’t responding I was asked by Jill and again by Mitch the publicist not to say anything but since it appears to be officially out there I […]

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