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Deep Soap: Soap Reasons to Be Thankful

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 […]

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Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo on Brenda’s Wedding: ‘It’s Pretty Shocking’

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 […]

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The Best of Daytime in 2010

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 […]

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Deep Soap: GH’s Steve Burton: Jason Has To Protect Brenda

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 […]

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