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Deep Soap: Stars Return to ‘General Hospital’ and ‘Days of Our Lives’

Drake Hogestyn, Jacklyn Zeman & Michael Saucedo Return to Daytime After seven months away from Salem, Drake Hogestyn is returning to “Days of Our Lives.” His character, John, separated from his wife Marlena after he admitted to being attracted to Kristen (Eileen Davidson). With Kristen about to marry his son Brady, it would seem like an […]

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Deep Soap: Genie Francis & Marcy Rylan & Debbi Morgan Fired from ‘Y&R’

Update: Debbi Morgan Also Out at Y&R A third actress has been let go from “The Young & the Restless”.  Debbi Morgan, who played Harmony will also be leaving the show. She tweeted, “”To all my twitter fans,wanted to B the first to tell you the new regime has let me go from Y&R. Will […]

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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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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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‘Dirty Soap’ Takes Twitter By Storm

“Dirty Soap” A Hit on Twitter E!’s new reality show about soap stars, “Dirty Soap,” premiered Sunday night. Though the ratings are not available yet, based on the tremendous amount of positive buzz the show generated on Twitter, it looks like a hit. During the show’s East Coast telecast, it trended worldwide. Those singing its […]

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Soap Stars Land E! Reality Series

E! Picks Up Soap Reality Series Are Kelly Monaco, Kristen Storms, Nadia Bjorlin and Farrah Fath the next Kardashians? Since they are all talented people with real jobs, I think they are far superior. But, like the family that built a sex tape into an empire, the four soap actresses are starring on a reality […]

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