Jonathan Jackson Leaving ‘General Hospital’

“General Hospital” is losing one of its most popular actors. Multiple Daytime Emmy winner Jonathan Jackson, who played Lucky Spencer, has opted to leave the soap. Jackson returned to the show with great fanfare in late 2009. Since then, his character has discovered that his childhood love was cheating on him with his brother, lost […]

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‘All My Children’ Creator Agnes Nixon to Return

Agnes Nixon to Play Aggie on “All My Children” Again “All My Children’s” creator Agnes Nixon will again play Aggie, a Pine Valley Hospital board member, and local historian, during the final week of the show’s ABC run. Nixon first played the role in 2005, for the show’s 35th anniversary. She will first appear on […]

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Deep Soap: Does Daytime Need A Makeover?

B&B Fashions A New Look “The Bold & the Beautiful” has decided to revamp its image. The show, which is set in the fashion industry, has hired executive producer Brad Bell’s wife, Colleen Bell, to be its fashion consultant, as well as a new costume designer, Danielle King. Colleen Bell told TVGuide that, “B&B shouldn’t […]

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Daytime Emmy Awards 2011: Live Blog

7:42 PM The press room is closing. Thanks to those of you who stuck with me. On the whole, I thought it was much better than last years ceremony from a production standpoint, even though I am mystified by a couple of the results. Oh. Daytime Emmys, I hope this isn’t the last time I […]

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Daytime Emmy Predictions

The Daytime Emmys air this Sunday, June 19th (8PM, CBS). I will be in Vegas to cover the festivities. To get in the mood, I am offering my predictions based on the reels that the nominees submitted. A single episode is used to judge a year of work. It’s unfair, but that’s the the rules. […]

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Three More Actresses Return to ‘All My Children’

Three More Actresses Return to All My Children The “All My Children” farewell reunion tour is bringing back three more fan favorites. TV Guide reports that Jennifer Bassey (Marian), Melissa Claire Egan (Annie) and Kate Collins (Janet) will appear the week of July 25th. Pine Valley’s three wildest and craziest gals are currently residing at […]

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Daytime Emmy Nominations Shockers

The nominations for the 38th annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced this morning. There were plenty of surprises. Some outstanding actors who had never been nominated before were finally recognized. On the other hand, the flawed nomination process, in which nominees are chosen on the basis of one or two episodes, resulted in some selections […]

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