Naturi Naughton as Tasha St. Patrick  and Omari Hardwick as James "Ghost" St. Patrick . (Photo: Starz)

Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson On Why You’ll Love ‘Power’s’ Male Lead

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 […]

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It’s Official: ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’ Will Be Revived Online

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 […]

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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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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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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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