Daytime Emmy Awards 2011: Live Blog

7:42 PM The press room is closing. Thanks to those of you who stuck with me. On the whole, I thought it was much better than last years ceremony from a production standpoint, even though I am mystified by a couple of the results. Oh. Daytime Emmys, I hope this isn’t the last time I […]

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Daytime Emmy Predictions

The Daytime Emmys air this Sunday, June 19th (8PM, CBS). I will be in Vegas to cover the festivities. To get in the mood, I am offering my predictions based on the reels that the nominees submitted. A single episode is used to judge a year of work. It’s unfair, but that’s the the rules. […]

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Daytime Emmy Nominations Shockers

The nominations for the 38th annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced this morning. There were plenty of surprises. Some outstanding actors who had never been nominated before were finally recognized. On the other hand, the flawed nomination process, in which nominees are chosen on the basis of one or two episodes, resulted in some selections […]

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Is Sony Planning to Poach ABC Soap Stars?

Actors on the canceled ABC soap operas “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” may not have much trouble finding their next jobs. According to Deadline, Sony plans to cast several of them in roles on the two soaps it produces, “The Young & the Restless” and “Days of Our Lives.”  Apparently Steve Mosko, […]

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‘All My Children’ Delivers Devastating Baby Swap

When Great Acting Happens to Bad Storylines Sometimes a storyline I hate has scenes that I love. That’s the case with “All My Children’s” latest baby switch storyline. I hate, hate, hate that Jesse and Angie’s baby was stillborn. Given that she sacrificed her eyesight to have this child, it crosses the line from tragic […]

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ABC Daytime Asks: What’s The Worst That Can Happen?

GH Shocker “General Hospital” actually shocked me Friday when Luke (Tony Geary) turned out to be the driver that ran over and killed little Jake.  Suddenly the storyline is about somebody other than Jason (Steve Burton). Who could have seen that coming? On a serious note, it’s gutsy to make the show’s most famous character […]

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