The Daytime Emmys are just one day away, which means it’s time for my annual Daytime Emmy predictions. After watching all of the nominees reels, I have some strong opinions about who should win and who will win. At least half of them will inevitably be wrong. So without further ado, here are my picks. […]
The nominations for the 39th Annuals Daytime Emmy Awards were announced today. “General Hospital” was the most nominated Daytime Show, scoring 23 nominations, followed by “Sesame Street” and “The Young & the Restless” with 16. The nominations for Outstanding Drama Series are “All My Children“, “Days of Our Lives“, “General Hospital” and “The Young & […]
Lisa Rinna is the latest 1990s cast member to return to “Days of Our Lives.” The original Billie Reed first appears in the March 8 episode. The entire Roberts family will be on the canvas together for the first time in years.
Sometimes, bad characters happen to good actors. That was true of Nathan Parsons who tried his best in the role of “General Hospital’s” Ethan. Soap Opera Digest reports that his character will be departing the show in early 2012.
It’s Halloween, the greatest of soap holidays. It’s the chance for characters to don elaborate expensive costumes that reveal aspects of their personality and attend masquerade parties where anything can happen. With the holiday falling on a Monday, Halloween became a four day extravaganza this year in both real life and on television. It’s unfair […]
A Real Contest ABC President Anne Sweeney has made it explicit that “General Hospital” is battling ABC’s two upcoming daytime talk/reality shows, “The Chew” and “The Revolution” for its survival after Katie Couric’s talk show debuts. She told Deadline, “”We are not announcing the cancellation of General Hospital. It is important to look at daytime […]
Ever since “General Hospital’s” Luke (Tony Geary) learned that he accidentally ran over and killed his grandson, Jake, he has been on a downward spiral. In an attempt to prove that he does not have a drinking problem, he has drank a distillery’s worth of liquor, contemplated setting the bar he owns on fire, and […]
Spring has sprung — at least in California — and my thoughts have turned to soap romance. It is in regrettably short supply these days, with most couples too busy scheming and procreating to spend time on their actual relationships. But there are a few potential couples that I think could blossom into true love […]
Balkan Theory Number 7000 A friend of mine is convinced that Theo, the hypochondriac played by former ‘Murder One‘ star Daniel Benzali, who showed up on ‘General Hospital‘ this week, is the enigmatic Balkan. She was operating on the ‘Law & Order‘ theory: the special guest star is always the one who did it. She […]
I just spent four and one half days in the crush of humanity that was San Diego Comic-Con. That means I need to get caught up on three days worth of soaps. I have a terrible confession to make: I barely missed them. It’s not that I am ready to quit daytime. I was happy […]