Deep Soap: Soaps Serve Up A Holiday Treat

Friday was an anxious day for anyone who covers daytime. The day before Thanksgiving brought the news that Prospect Park was abandoning plans to continue “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” online. Would the ultimate news dump day, the last weekday before a three-day Christmas weekend, bring something equally terrible? Fortunately the answer […]

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Lisa Rinna Returning to ‘Days of Our Lives’

Lisa Rinna will once again play Billie Reed on “Days of Our Lives.” The news, originally reported by a Huffington Post blogger in October, has been confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter. Rinna has signed a longterm contract with the show. She will first appear in the March 8th episode. The show is not releasing details […]

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‘Days of Our Lives’ Stars Preview Upcoming Gay Storyline

“Days of Our Lives” 2.0 has now fully launched. Tuesday’s episode, featuring Victor (John Aniston) and Maggie’s (Suzanne Rogers) wedding, as well as the aftermath of both Nicole (Arianne Zucker) and E.J. (James Scott) making love, was one of the show’s best episodes in years, with sophisticated, poignant dialogue and lots of character development. If […]

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‘Days’ Stars Promise Surprising Twists

Saturday, “Days of Our Lives” held its annual fan event, Day of Days. The stars were eager to discuss the show’s reboot. If you think you know where all the stories are going, you are wrong. November is going to be a month of surprising twists, and unexpected personal connections. This week, daytime’s most unlikely […]

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Which Soap Had the Best Halloween?

It’s Halloween, the greatest of soap holidays. It’s the chance for characters to don elaborate expensive costumes that reveal aspects of their personality and attend masquerade parties where anything can happen.  With the holiday falling on a Monday, Halloween became a four day extravaganza this year in both real life and on television. It’s unfair […]

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