James Franco Returning to ‘General Hospital’

Franco Will Crash Another Wedding Oscar nominee, graduate student and tattoo artist James Franco is returning to “General Hospital” to reprise his role as Franco, the artist/serial killer who uses murder as a canvas. TV Guide reports that Franco will first appear on the September 20th episode. According to the magazine, Franco will once again […]

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‘Days of Our Lives’ Launches Its First Gay Storyline

Days Takes a Baby Step Out of the Closet “Days of Our Lives” officially dipped its toe in the gay pool this week. It’s a bold step for what is, despite its numerous bizarre, over-the-top storylines, a show that espouses conservative values. More characters on “Days” consult priests for advice than on every other television […]

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Huge Changes Mark A Chaotic Week For Soaps

This has been the craziest week in daytime since “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” were canceled. The headwriters of “General Hospital” and “Days of Our Lives” were fired within twenty-four hours of each other.  The Los Angeles Times reports that Katie Couric is close to signing a deal with ABC for a […]

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Deep Soap: Days of Our Lives Replaces Headwriter Higley With Passions Scribes

“Days of Our Lives” has replaced headwriter Dena Higley with Marlene Clark Poulter and Darrell Ray Thomas Junior, effective immediately. In a press release, Executive Producer Ken Corday stated, “”McPherson and Thomas will bring ‘Days of our Lives’ back to its core values by telling exciting stories with a fresh and contemporary approach including beloved […]

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