Last Thanksgiving was bleak for daytime fans. The day before the holiday, “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” were canceled for a second time when plans for the… More
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“The Young & the Restless” filmed its 10,000th episode this week. Thursday night the Paley Center honored the number one soap’s accomplishment by hosting a retrospective and panel discussion in… More
There’s another major shake-up rocking the soap world. “Young and the Restless” showrunner Maria Bell has been replaced by for “General Hospital” executive producer Jill Farren Phelps, while Josh Griffith returns to the role of the soap’s headwriter.
The late, great soap writer Douglas Marland famously wrote that all story comes from backstory. Both “The Young & the Restless” and the awesome new “Dallas” are proving his adage right.
Brad Bell Hosting Obama Fundraiser President Obama may think twice about holding his next press conference during the soaps. “The Bold & the Beautiful” executive producer Brad Bell is hosting… More
Trevor St. John Leaving Every now and then, some soap news breaks that makes absolutely no sense to me. Trevor St. John’s announcement Monday night, via his website, that he… More
They Say Luke’s Got to Go To Rehab, But Did He Say No, No, No? Wednesday’s episode of “General Hospital” featured one of Tony Geary’s most powerful performances of all… More
The Rumor Mill Screenwriter William Goldman famous summed up the movie industry in three words: nobody knows anything. That applies doubly to daytime right now. In the past few weeks,… More
Please Let There Be An Awesome Pay-off To This Storyline Jeff Branson recently debuted as Detective Ronan Malloy on ‘The Young & The Restless.’ All we know so far is… More
Why I Am Not Heartbroken Over Stacy Haiduk’s Departure From ‘The Young & The Restless’ I have read several articles decrying the departure of Stacy Haiduk (Patty/Emily) from ‘The Young… More