Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo on Brenda’s Wedding: ‘It’s Pretty Shocking’

This Friday, the wedding “General Hospital” fans have been waiting years to see finally happens.  Sonny and Brenda are getting married, and this time nobody’s getting left in the rain. That doesn’t mean that everything’s going to go as planned.  Brenda herself, Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo, previewed the week-long epic and also revealed why she thinks […]

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‘General Hospital’s Big Confession: Michael Was Sexually Assaulted

“General Hospital” finally dared to go there, “Degrassi” style.  For months, the show left viewers uncomfortably speculating about whether Michael (Chad Duell) had been sexually assaulted. This week, Michael confirmed what the audience has suspected for months when he admitted that he was raped in prison.  Done right, this has the potential to be a […]

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Why Are Big Soap Stars Taking On Small Roles?

A Martinez is The Latest Soap Star Taking on a Short Term Role This week, Daytime Emmy winner A Martinez, who will always be best known as Cruz on “Santa Barbara” but also played major roles on “General Hospital” and “One Life To Live,”  signed on to appear as a doctor named Ramon Montgomery for […]

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‘General Hospital’s New Plot is a Blast From the Past

Congratulations, “General Hospital.”  You’ve progressed from ripping off Bob Guza’s mob and disaster storylines to ripping off the awesome mid-1990s Claire Labine storylines.  I am being completely sincere here. Since I’ve accepted that GH will never come up with anything new (nor, in all fairness are there many completely original possible storylines under the daytime […]

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Daytime TV’s Biggest Blunders of 2010

As 2010 draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the year of soaps.  It was, to crib from the true king of serialized drama, Charles Dickens, the best of years and the worst of years.  This column is about the worst: the biggest storyline flops, the worst behind-the-scenes decisions, and the just […]

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Deep Soap: Why Does GH Lack Cliffhangers?

Why Has ‘General Hospital’ Jettisoned Cliffhangers? Friday’s ‘One Life to Live‘ ended with Eli (Matt Walton) blowing up a warehouse with numerous people inside.  Yes, I will be tuning in Monday to make sure that everyone but the actor whose departure has already been announced will be fine.  ‘The Young & The Restless‘ ended with […]

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Deep Soap: ATWT Alums Turn To Other Soaps

Terri Columbino Joins ‘One Life To Live’ Terri Colombino is the latest ‘As The World Turns‘ alumna to land a part on another soap. According to SoapNet, she will be playing Aubrey on ‘One Life To Live.‘  Aubrey will first appear in late November. Look for her to be connected to the Buchanan family. Soaps.com […]

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