‘All My Children’ Delivers Devastating Baby Swap

When Great Acting Happens to Bad Storylines Sometimes a storyline I hate has scenes that I love. That’s the case with “All My Children’s” latest baby switch storyline. I hate, hate, hate that Jesse and Angie’s baby was stillborn. Given that she sacrificed her eyesight to have this child, it crosses the line from tragic […]

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Meet ‘All My Children’s New Matriarch

Elena Campbell Martinez just debuted on “All My Children” as Cara and Griffin’s mother, Leticia. Leticia understandably takes issue with her daughter’s decision to marry her ex-husband’s brother.  Martinez, has been a dayplayer on other soaps including “The Bold & the Beautiful” and “General Hospital“, and played small roles on numerous primetime shows. She is […]

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Lindsay Hartley Gets Her Claws Into ‘Smallville’s Clark, ‘All My Children’s Jake

Fate is smiling on Lindsay Hartley. ‘Days of Our Lives’ viewers just watched her character, Arianna, die in a tragic car accident. Hartley had barely finished cleaning out her dressing room when she booked a guest-starring role on her husband Justin’s series, ‘Smallville‘ (airing this Friday at 8/7c on The CW). Then, she landed a […]

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Deep Soap: The Week Of Delayed Gratification

Treading Water This has been a week full of the soap equivalent of the filibuster.   The quest for a big Friday cliffhanger or a story that lasts throughout a sweeps period sometimes leaves soaps with episodes where the story does not advance at all. ‘Days of Our Lives‘ has been an exercise in treading water […]

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‘Smallville’s Final Season: Reader Questions Answered, Part 1

All of your favorites from The CW’s ‘Smallville‘ (Fridays at 8/7c) gathered in Vancouver this past weekend evening to celebrate the Warner Bros. TV-produced series’ 200th episode, which will air October 15. With the main cast and executive producers Kelly Souders and Brian Peterson on hand, I arrived on the red carpet armed with a […]

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