Ilene Kristen (Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Deep Soap: ‘General Hospital’ Crosses Over to ‘Ryan’s Hope’

“General Hospital” Delves Into Soap History “General Hospital” opened up the soap history vaults this week when it featured a crossover to “Ryan’s Hope,” the ABC soap which last aired in 1989. Sam (Kelly Monaco) and Silas (Michael Easton), who were attempting to learn more about Julian (William DeVry), who Sam recently learned was her […]

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Katherine Kelly Lang, left, and Heather Tom of "The Bold and the Beautiful" (Photo: CBS)

Deep Soap: ‘Bold & the Beautiful’s’ Katie Declares Her Independence

Happy Independence Day, Katie Logan If you are looking for the perfect Day-After Independence Day activity, then you must watch Monday through Wednesday’s episodes of “The Bold & the Beautiful.” They were the recipe for the perfect soap cocktail: two parts scandalous secrets exposed, one part big family gathering, one part decades-long rivalry, three parts epic […]

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"The Bold and the Beautiful" Star Heather Tom at The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Daytime Emmy Nominees Cocktail Reception at Montage Beverly Hills on June 13, 2013 (Photo: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Deep Soap: Daytime Emmy Nominees Predict the Winners

The Daytime Emmys air this Sunday, June 16 at 8/7c on HLN. The network has posted all of the nominated actors’ reels online so you can decide who you think should win in each category. The stars shared their own opinions at Thursday night’s Emmy Nominees Reception, hosted by the Television Academy. Not surprisingly, most […]

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Deep Soap: ‘General Hospital’ Appeals to Younger Viewers With Older Actors

Young Viewers Like It Old “General Hospital” has brought back a ton of its biggest stars from past eras. Celebrities really are just like the rest of us. They age. Ian Buchanan and Finola Hughes  and the soon to return Tristan Rogers  and Lynn Herring are fifty-ish. Sean Kanan is in his forties. DVR the […]

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Deep Soap: Eileen Davidson on Her ‘Days’ Absence and What to Expect Now That She’s Back

Eileen Davidson on Her Return to “Days of Our Lives” Thursday, Eileen Davidson returned to “Days of Our Lives” in the role of Kristen Blake after a fourteen year absence. Kristen’s father, Stefano (Joseph Mascolo)  asked her to return to Salem to help bring the DiMera family back together. Kristen was one of five characters […]

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