Katie Couric Talk Show Will Launch September 10 Katie Couric’s new talk show, “Katie” now has a premiere date: Monday, September 10. That means that Friday, September 7 will be the final telecast of either “General Hospital,” “The Revolution” or “The Chew.” The cancellation of GH seemed like an inevitability a month ago, but if […]
I was skeptical that “Days of Our Lives” would allow its gay characters Will (Chandler Massey) and Sonny (Freddie Smith) to have a love life that was comparable to those of the straight characters.
It turns out that “General Hospital’s” Robin Scorpio could survive HIV, gunshots and psychopaths, but not Maxie’s purse. Ever since Kimberly McCullough decided that she was going to leave the show that she has starred on since childhood, fans have wondered how she was going to be written out.
It’s both the best of times and the worst of times for “General Hospital’s” Kimberly McCullough and Finola Hughes. The two actresses have played mother and daughter for over 25 years, as McCullough grew up.
Break out your legwarmers. “General Hospital” is bringing the 1980s back. Robin Mattson, who played bad girl Heather Weber from 1980 to 1983, is returning to Port Charles in late March.
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 […]
Anna Devane is coming back to “General Hospital.” Finola Hughes will once again play the stylish super spy, who was last seen attending her daughter Robin’s wedding in 2008. This time the occasion is not as happy. Kimberly McCullough, who has played Robin, since 1985 is leaving the show. Fans learned yesterday that Robin’s HIV […]
Best Fakeout Ever Matthew is alive! Long live Matthew! Never have I been so glad to be fooled by what was, in retrospect, an obvious soap red herring. I cried buckets of tears over Matthew’s (Eddie Alderson) death on the pre-Thanksgiving episode of “One Life To Live.” It contributed to the Thanksgiving malaise that I, […]
Kimberly McCullough, who has played Robin Scorpio since she was eight years old, has decided to leave the show. According to Soap Opera Digest, her final scenes will air in early 2012. A show spokesperson told the magazine, “Kimberly McCullough has decided to pursue her dream of directing full time so she has decided to […]
Lisa Rinna Allegedly Returning to “Days of Our Lives” Is Lisa Rinna returning to “Days of Our Lives,” the show that launched her career? A writer for the Huffington Post claims that she is. According to Naughty but Nice Rob, Rinna will once again play Billie Reed. Rinna was the original Billie, playing the role […]