Deep Soap: A Tale Of Two Frustrating Females

Crash Into You I cannot think of a character I have less sympathy for right now than Abby (Marcy Rylan) on “The Young & the Restless.” First of all, she drove drunk and critically injured Tucker (Stephen Nichols). Unlike most soap sins, drunk driving is a real life problem. Unlike Luke (Tony Geary) on “General […]

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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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Y&R’s Sharon is Dyeing to Escape Prison

Suddenly Hannah Montana Looks Like A Master of Disguise I apologize if any of you don’t recognize me. My hairstylist convinced me to try some subtle red highlights for spring. What? You think I look exactly the same? You must not live in Genoa City, Wisconsin. “The Young & the Restless’s” Sharon (Sharon Case), wrongly […]

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‘General Hospital’ Takes A Strange Path to A Tragic Accident

“General Hospital’s” Weird Week Thursday, East Coast “General Hospital” fans screams intermingled with those of NCAA basketball fans who picked wrong in their tournament pool as the heavily promoted episode in which little Jake gets hit by a car was interrupted by a presidential press conference. As I would rank informing Americans about whether dangerous […]

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General Hospital’s Sonny & Brenda Finally Get Married

GH’s Marital Bliss Okay, “General Hospital“, you got me. Three days into Sonny (Maurice Benard) and Brenda’s (Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo) wedding and I am hooked. The writers threw in everything but the kitchen sink: confessions, threats, heartfelt speeches, an evil lair inside a cave. It’s ludicrous and over the top, but it is damn entertaining. […]

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Fan Campaign Gives ‘General Hospital’ Star New Life

Becky Herbst Is Staying on General Hospital Sometimes fan campaigns do work. Friday both Soaps In Depth and Soap Opera Digest reported that Becky Herbst, and the character she plays Liz Weber, will not be leaving “General Hospital” after all. When news that Liz was being written off the show broke last month, there was […]

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