Deep Soap: ‘The Young & the Restless’ Celebrates 24 Years as the No. 1 Soap

Y&R Celebrates 24 Years at the Top This week, “The Young & the Restless” hit an unprecedented milestone. It has now been the number one daytime show every week for the past 24 years, or 1248 consecutive weeks in Household Ratings. DVR the Next Episode of “Y&R” It has also been number 1 in women […]

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Deep Soap: ‘General Hospital’s’ Wild Wedding Week

This week’s column is going to be all about “General Hospital” because a couple zillion things happened in Port Charles this week, while the other three soaps were so boring. “The Young & the Restless” has the excuse of transitioning from one headwriter to another. “The Bold & the Beautiful” ought to change its name […]

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Deep Soap: ‘General Hospital’s Maurice Benard Heartened by Show’s New Direction

Maurice Benard, who plays teflon mobster Sonny Corinthos, has been the Alpha Dog on “General Hospital” since the 1990s. Sonny evolved from a likeable villain with a heart to a less than sympathetic “hero” who committed felonies on a regular basis.  The show’s new regime has began the task of making Sonny three dimensional again. […]

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Will All Three ABC Soaps Move to the Internet?

Prospect Park Update: “All My Children” to Premiere in January 2012? This week in Prospect Park rumors: according to Daytime Confidential, as everyone suspected, the news that “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” were moving to the Internet broke before the production company that bought the shows worked out any of the details. […]

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