Deep Soap: Will ‘General Hospital’s’ New Time Period Hurt the Show?

“General Hospital” Prepares to Time Travel Daytime is an oasis of stability in the desert of television. Every year, returning primetime shows change time periods. Networks trust that fans of, say, “Revenge” will follow the show to a different night and time and will then stay tuned for the program that follows. Next Monday, September […]

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Deep Soap: Holiday Soap Wishes

Merry Chrismakwanzukkah. It’s the time of the year when soap characters visit Christmas tree lots, have holiday themed weddings that would doom them to a lifetime of combined anniversary/Christmas presents if their marriages lasted, and give each other elaborate, expensive gifts. If I were Santa Claus, these are the gifts that I would give each […]

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Welcome Home, Nikki Newman

Nikki Newman Makes Everything Better Can the presence of one character really change a soap? Yes, if that characters is “The Young & the Restless’s” Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott). The show has been much improved since she returned to Genoa City, drunk as a skunk, and convinced she murdered Diane. The audience knows she […]

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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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Soap Casting Mayhem Runs Rampant on Y&R, GH

Tuesday, it was announced that four actors were leaving “The Young & the Restless.” That was just the beginning of a week of big soap casting news.Which star is returning to Y&R? Who is taking a leave of absence from “General Hospital“? Will the online version of “All My Children” actually happen? Here’s the scoop. […]

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‘All My Children’ Gets A Five Star Send Off

“All My Children” Commemorated With Book & TV Special This is going to be a tough two weeks for “All My Children” fans. With reports that production company Prospect Park may be putting its plans to continue the show on the internet on hold, there is a possibility that the show’s September 23rd ABC finale […]

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Will All Three ABC Soaps Move to the Internet?

Prospect Park Update: “All My Children” to Premiere in January 2012? This week in Prospect Park rumors: according to Daytime Confidential, as everyone suspected, the news that “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” were moving to the Internet broke before the production company that bought the shows worked out any of the details. […]

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Clues to ‘All My Children’s Online Premiere Date?

Will “All My Children” Premiere Online September 26th? There is still no confirmed information about “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” moving from ABC to the Internet. However, TVGuide is reporting that AMC may not go on hiatus at all. According to the magazine, production company Prospect Park plans to debut the first […]

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