I recently attended a screening of Starz’s new series “Power” in Chicago and let me tell you, attendees loved it. Omari Hardwick, who stars in the lead role as James “Ghost” St. Patrick, and Chi-Town native Joseph Sikora, who stars as Ghost’s childhood friend and business partner Tommy, were also on deck to get the […]
It’s not uncommon for soap opera characters thought dead to spring back to life. Now, a pair of soap operas thought dead are being resurrected.
After weeks of rumors and speculation, production company Prospect Park has finally confirmed that it is producing online versions of canceled ABC soap operas “All My Children” and “One Life to Live.” Company heads Rich Frank and Jeff Kwatinetz issued a joint statement announcing that they have secured financing for the shows and plan to […]
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 […]
Since former “General Hospital” executive producer Jill Farren Phelps took the reins of “The Young & the Restless,” fans have been wondering if she was going to cast any GH actors.
“General Hospital” Time Change Has Negligible Impact on the Ratings The first full week of national ratings for “General Hospital” since it moved to a new time period one hour earlier are finally available. As I predicted last week, the move did not have much of an impact. GH dropped one tenth of a ratings […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 & […]
“All My Children’s” Jesse and Angie are reuniting on “The Young & the Restless.” According to Soap Opera Digest Darnell Williams will be joining his longtime co-star Debbi Morgan on the soap.