James Franco Returning to ‘General Hospital’

Franco Will Crash Another Wedding Oscar nominee, graduate student and tattoo artist James Franco is returning to “General Hospital” to reprise his role as Franco, the artist/serial killer who uses murder as a canvas. TV Guide reports that Franco will first appear on the September 20th episode. According to the magazine, Franco will once again […]

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‘General Hospital’s Bus Accident Crashes and Burns

Get on the Bus ABC Daytime’s promo department deserves an Emmy for their marketing of the great “General Hospital” bus crash of 2011.  Thanks to all of the hype, I was prepared for a dramatic accident scene, high risk rescues, and lives hanging in the balance. Instead, the accident happened off screen.  One moment, Morgan […]

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Daytime TV’s New Year’s Resolutions

It’s New Year’s Eve, a day filled with drinking, football and soap repeats.  It’s also the day when everyone writes down their New Year’s resolutions.  Though daytime is very good about remembering to go the gym and sticking to a budget, it needs to make some changes.  Here are my suggestions for how soaps, and […]

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Deep Soap: Were Soap Christmases Naughty or Nice?

With Christmas falling on a Saturday this year, most soaps have already aired their Christmas episodes.  Which shows deserved a lump of coal, and which ones were the perfect holiday gifts? “General Hospital’s” Christmas Makes My Heart Grow Three and A Half Sizes I have a confession: I have always disliked Luke (Tony Geary) and […]

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‘All My Children’ Makes an Unintentionally Naughty Video

‘All My Children’s Accidental Porn Sometimes daytime budget cuts result in accidental hilarity.  Once upon a time a lighting problem that resulted in an actor casting an unattractive shadow on the wall during a scene would mandate a reshoot.  ‘All My Children’s‘ shooting schedule mandates that it use nearly every take where the actor gets […]

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