The Blend: Kathy Griffin To ‘Fashion Police?’ Barbra Breaks Another Record And Is Daryl Dixon ‘prison gay?’

Kathy Griffin to “Fashion Police?”: Rumors started kicking up this week that Kathy Griffin was a frontrunner to take over for the recently deceased Joan Rivers on the E! series “Fashion Police.” Griffin replied on Twitter that it’s simply not true, at least at this point but it sounds like a good fit and I personally think Griffin would be […]

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‘Nashville’ Is the Best New Primetime Soap: Here’s Why

If you have watched more than two minutes of ABC in the past month, you have seen the promos for “Nashville.” But the incessant advertisements don’t tell the whole story. It’s the sophisticated portrait of both the country music scene and an often misrepresented region of the United States written with as much authenticity as […]

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Deep Soap: Fearless Daytime Emmy Predictions

The Daytime Emmys are just one day away, which means it’s time for my annual Daytime Emmy predictions. After watching all of the nominees reels, I have some strong opinions about who should win and who will win. At least half of them will inevitably be wrong. So without further ado, here are my picks. […]

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Deep Soap: Daytime Emmys to Air on HLN June 23

Daytime Emmys Move to Cable The Daytime Emmys finally have an official television home. Wednesday the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced that HLN, CNN’s sibling Headline News Network, will air the awards live nationwide on Saturday June 23 at 8PM Eastern/5PM Pacific, with additional encore broadcasts. This is the first time the […]

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Deep Soap: 2012 Daytime Emmy Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 39th Annuals Daytime Emmy Awards were announced today. “General Hospital” was the most nominated Daytime Show, scoring 23 nominations, followed by “Sesame Street” and “The Young & the Restless” with 16. The nominations for Outstanding Drama Series are “All My Children“, “Days of Our Lives“, “General Hospital” and “The Young & […]

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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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