Deep Soap: Does Daytime Need A Makeover?

B&B Fashions A New Look “The Bold & the Beautiful” has decided to revamp its image. The show, which is set in the fashion industry, has hired executive producer Brad Bell’s wife, Colleen Bell, to be its fashion consultant, as well as a new costume designer, Danielle King. Colleen Bell told TVGuide that, “B&B shouldn’t […]

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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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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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Y&R’s Newman Family Feud Finally Scores

The Newman Family Feud Finally Scores Is it just me or has the aftermath of “The Young & the Restless’s” Newman family lawsuit storyline been must-see TV?  I hated the build-up, but from Tuesday’s episode onwards, when Victor’s (Eric Braeden) house of cards came tumbling down, I have been riveted to the screen.  I loved […]

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Why Are Soap Legal Storylines So Ridiculous?

Soap Law Last Friday, on “One Life To Live’s” Tea (Florencia Lozano) managed to prove her client innocent — at a sentencing hearing after he confessed.  New evidence was also submitted — by private citizen Todd (Trevor St. John), who just barged into open court and announced that Nate’s (Lenny Platt) fingerprints had been found […]

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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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Y&R Newcomer Makes A Great First Impression

Angell Conwell Makes A Big Impression in a Small Role Every now and then an actor debuts on a soap in a small role and makes a big impression.  It happened last week when Angell Conwell first appeared on ‘The Young & the Restless‘ as attorney Leslie Michaelson. I initially thought she was just going […]

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