Canary and Barr Return to ‘All My Children’

Four Fan Favorites Return to “All My Children” This September Carol Burnett and Eva LaRue are far more famous, but for “All My Children” fans the news that David Canary, Julia Barr, Ray McDonnell and Lee Meriwether are returning in September is more exciting. Canary and Barr were last seen in 2010, when magazine editor […]

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Deep Soap:Monday Morning Quarterbacking the Daytime Emmys

The 38th Annual (and possibly last televised) Daytime Emmys aired last night. Some wins were expected: “The Bold & the Beautiful” won Best Show for the third consecutive year for a storyline focusing on the plight of the homeless on L.A.’s Skid Row. Other victories were complete surprises. “All My Children‘s” Brittany Allen won Younger […]

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Y&R’s Very Full Friday

Thirty Pounds of Plot in a Ten Pound Bag Is it just me, or did Friday’s episode of “The Young & the Restless” have a week’s worth of story crammed into one episode? In the space of 37 minutes of actual content, Malcolm (Darius McCrary) and Sophia (Julia Pace Mitchell) found Cane’s (Daniel Goddard) long-hidden […]

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Genie Francis Debuts on ‘The Young & The Restless’

Genie Francis Is One of Many Awesome Aspects of Friday’s Y&R Friday, soap superstar Genie Francis debuted on “The Young & the Restless” as Australian mobster Colin’s (Daniel Goddard) seemingly evil ex-wife Genevieve. She predictably did not appear as more than a silhouette in a hat until the final thirty seconds of the episode, telling […]

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‘The Bold & the Beautiful’ Gets Berry Berry Crazy

The Island of Misfit Berries There is a fine line between bad and so bad it’s good. Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) and Thomas’s (Adam Gregory) psychedelic berry trip on “The Bold & the Beautiful” classifies as the latter. Yes, Brooke is once again committing accidental adultery. Last time the culprit was masks and reggaeton music. […]

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Is Sony Planning to Poach ABC Soap Stars?

Actors on the canceled ABC soap operas “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” may not have much trouble finding their next jobs. According to Deadline, Sony plans to cast several of them in roles on the two soaps it produces, “The Young & the Restless” and “Days of Our Lives.”  Apparently Steve Mosko, […]

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The Soap World is Heavy on Rumors, Light on Facts

The Rumor Mill Screenwriter William Goldman famous summed up the movie industry in three words: nobody knows anything. That applies doubly to daytime right now. In the past few weeks, several credible sources have published rumors that “All My Children” and “One Life To Live” are on the verge of being canceled. This week, AMC […]

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