Stephanie Forrester (Susan Flannery) succumbed to cancer on Monday’s episode of “The Bold & the Beautiful,” as her best frenemy Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) told her a story about their complex relationship.
Last Thanksgiving was bleak for daytime fans. The day before the holiday, “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” were canceled for a second time when plans for the shows to continue online fell apart. There was every expectation at at least one more soap would be canceled in 2012. What a difference a […]
Ingle had been ill for several months and unable to make many appearances on “GH.” Last week, his final episode aired.
Glass Half Full Maybe it’s just Daytime Emmy fever, but I am optimistic about the future, creatively speaking, of the four surviving daytime soaps. Hearing how excited the casts of “Days of Our Lives” and “General Hospital” are about the stories their new headwriters are penning has gotten me excited too. When straightshooters like Nancy […]
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 […]
There were a lot of good things that happened in daytime in 2010. Really, there were. Ratings may have declined, but the mainstream visibility of soaps rose. From James Franco’s role on “General Hospital,” to Neil Patrick Harris’s Twitter fight with Eric Braeden, the media remembered that soaps exist. Several beloved actors returned to their […]
Balkan Theory Number 7000 A friend of mine is convinced that Theo, the hypochondriac played by former ‘Murder One‘ star Daniel Benzali, who showed up on ‘General Hospital‘ this week, is the enigmatic Balkan. She was operating on the ‘Law & Order‘ theory: the special guest star is always the one who did it. She […]
Steve Burton plays Jason Quartermaine, the hit man who always seems to save the day on ‘General Hospital.’ The funny, outgoing Burton is the opposite of the humorless, taciturn Jason. Burton revealed why Brenda (Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo) will turn Jason’s life upside down, why he’d like more scenes with the Quartermaine family and the true […]