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Deep Soap: Fearless Daytime Emmy Predictions

The Daytime Emmys are just one day away, which means it’s time for my annual Daytime Emmy predictions. After watching all of the nominees reels, I have some strong opinions about who should win and who will win. At least half of them will inevitably be wrong. So without further ado, here are my picks. […]

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Deep Soap: 2012 Daytime Emmy Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 39th Annuals Daytime Emmy Awards were announced today. “General Hospital” was the most nominated Daytime Show, scoring 23 nominations, followed by “Sesame Street” and “The Young & the Restless” with 16. The nominations for Outstanding Drama Series are “All My Children“, “Days of Our Lives“, “General Hospital” and “The Young & […]

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Deep Soap: Crystal Chappell to Play Lesbian on ‘The Bold & the Beautiful’

Now here’s some smart casting: “The Bold & the Beautiful” has cast Crystal Chappell as Karen’s (Joanna  Johnson) girlfriend, Danielle. Yes, that’s right, girlfriend. Entertainment Weekly reports that the show’s new instant It Girl Caroline (Lindsay Godfrey) has two mommies. Chappell became a lesbian icon when her “Guiding Light” character Olivia fell in love with […]

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Deep Soap: Three Days of Our Lives Stars Fired

Last week, “Days of Our Lives” executive producer Ken Corday announced that multiple actors would be let go from the show to make room for the returns of several stars, including Deidre Hall and Drake Hogestyn. Soap Opera Digest has learned that Nadia Bjorlin, who plays Chloe, Tamara Braun (Taylor) and newcomer Bren Foster (Quinn) […]

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