The “Days of Our Lives” cast purge continues. Ian Buchanan, who first appeared as Madison’s (Sarah Brown) Machiavellian husband Ian just a few short months ago will be leaving the show at the end of the summer.
Daytime Emmys Move to Cable The Daytime Emmys finally have an official television home. Wednesday the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced that HLN, CNN’s sibling Headline News Network, will air the awards live nationwide on Saturday June 23 at 8PM Eastern/5PM Pacific, with additional encore broadcasts. This is the first time the […]
Reports of Robin Scorpio’s Death Are Greatly Exaggerated You can’t keep a Scorpio down. The big soap plot news this week is that “General Hospital’s” Robin Scorpio (Kimberly McCullough) is alive and on the way to being well. The writers gave themselves an out with Robin’s body being burned beyond recognition. Monday’s episode ended with […]
There are two characters on daytime right now whose personalities, though they have been on their respective shows for months right now, remain mysteries to me.
Merry Chrismakwanzukkah. It’s the time of the year when soap characters visit Christmas tree lots, have holiday themed weddings that would doom them to a lifetime of combined anniversary/Christmas presents if their marriages lasted, and give each other elaborate, expensive gifts. If I were Santa Claus, these are the gifts that I would give each […]
Has Prospect Park Abandoned Plans to Take “All My Children” to the Internet? Soaps In Depth is reporting that Prospect Park has abandoned its plans to continue “All My Children” on its fledgling The On-Line Network. According to the magazine, the production company “has decided that they only need one soap opera for their new […]
“Days of Our Lives” is pulling out all the stops for its September revamp. This week, the show held a press junket featuring many of the actors who will be returning to Salem next month, as well as Emmy-winning newcomer, Sarah Brown. Everyone seemed excited about the show’s new storylines and leadership team. Deidre Hall, […]
Sarah Brown Joins The Cast of Days of Our Lives The new and improved “Days of Our Lives” will include three time Daytime Emmy winner Sarah Brown. Soap Opera Digest broke the news that the actress will be joining the show’s cast. According to Entertainment Weekly, “she’ll play Madison James, a powerful CEO who takes […]
Latest Casting Shenanigans: Tamara Braun Replaces Natalia Livingtson on DOOL A mere few weeks after she debuted as Taylor, “Days of Our Lives” is replacing Daytime Emmy winning “General Hospital” alumna Natalia Livingston with Daytime Emmy winning “General Hospital” alumna Tamara Braun. Here’s where it gets really strange. Braun, best known as GH’s Carly #2, […]
“General Hospital” finally dared to go there, “Degrassi” style. For months, the show left viewers uncomfortably speculating about whether Michael (Chad Duell) had been sexually assaulted. This week, Michael confirmed what the audience has suspected for months when he admitted that he was raped in prison. Done right, this has the potential to be a […]