Deep Soap: Shocking Death on ‘General Hospital’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/General-Hospital/97378/2177271876/Thu%2C-Dec-15%2C-2011/embed?skipTo=390 580 476] I have to hand it to “General Hospital“: for once, the show kept a major plot point under wraps. I was surprised by the sudden death of Abby (Andrea Bowen) via off-screen construction crane.  I am not sure why the show decided to kill her off. I was not a big […]

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Welcome Home, Nikki Newman

Nikki Newman Makes Everything Better Can the presence of one character really change a soap? Yes, if that characters is “The Young & the Restless’s” Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott). The show has been much improved since she returned to Genoa City, drunk as a skunk, and convinced she murdered Diane. The audience knows she […]

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Will Ex-‘Idol’ Strike a Chord With ‘Young & the Restless’ Viewers?

Today “American Idol’s” third season runner up Diana DeGarmo joins “The Young & the Restless” in the contract role of Angelina, a mobster’s daughter who dreams of being a singer. The character has been described as similar to the cast of “Jersey Shore,” with tacky clothes and an abrasive personality. DeGarmo told The Hollywood Reporter, […]

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Soap Casting Mayhem Runs Rampant on Y&R, GH

Tuesday, it was announced that four actors were leaving “The Young & the Restless.” That was just the beginning of a week of big soap casting news.Which star is returning to Y&R? Who is taking a leave of absence from “General Hospital“? Will the online version of “All My Children” actually happen? Here’s the scoop. […]

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Four Stars Leave ‘The Young & the Restless’ in Casting Shake-Up

Four Actors Leaving “The Young & the Restless”; Diana DeGarmo Joining Cast “The Young & the Restless” has let four actors go, according to Soaps In Depth. Eden Riegel (Heather), Darius McCrary (Malcolm), Sean Patrick Flanery (Sam) and Tristan Rogers (Colin) will be leaving Genoa City. Rogers announced his departure via Twitter yesterday saying, “seems […]

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Daytime Emmy Awards 2011: Live Blog

7:42 PM The press room is closing. Thanks to those of you who stuck with me. On the whole, I thought it was much better than last years ceremony from a production standpoint, even though I am mystified by a couple of the results. Oh. Daytime Emmys, I hope this isn’t the last time I […]

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Genie Francis Debuts on ‘The Young & The Restless’

Genie Francis Is One of Many Awesome Aspects of Friday’s Y&R Friday, soap superstar Genie Francis debuted on “The Young & the Restless” as Australian mobster Colin’s (Daniel Goddard) seemingly evil ex-wife Genevieve. She predictably did not appear as more than a silhouette in a hat until the final thirty seconds of the episode, telling […]

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