‘General Hospital’s New Plot is a Blast From the Past

Congratulations, “General Hospital.”  You’ve progressed from ripping off Bob Guza’s mob and disaster storylines to ripping off the awesome mid-1990s Claire Labine storylines.  I am being completely sincere here. Since I’ve accepted that GH will never come up with anything new (nor, in all fairness are there many completely original possible storylines under the daytime […]

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Deep Soap: GH’s Brendapalooza Is Three Hours of Awesome

Wow. All of a sudden ‘General Hospital‘ is brilliant!  It’s like it’s a whole different show.  The dialogue is rich.  The characters are flawed and multi-dimensional.  The show is balanced. The mob no longer dominates the show, nor is it glorified.  The production values are lush.  Wait a minute.   These are reruns.  ABC’s Brendapalooza […]

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Deep Soap: The Younger Actor Daytime Emmy Nominees Tell All

The Younger Leading Actor category is one of the most interesting slots at this year’s Daytime Emmys.  Four of the five nominees are no longer playing the roles for which they were nominated. I spoke to the three frontrunners, Drew Garrett (Ex-Michael ‘General Hospital‘), Zack Conroy (ex-James ‘Guiding Light‘/Oliver “The Bold & The Beautiful‘) and […]

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Sarah Brown Checking Into Another Soap

By Lynn Elber LOS ANGELES (AP) – Sarah Brown will be checking out of ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ and into CBS’ ‘The Bold and the Beautiful,’ and she won’t get a moment’s rest in between. The actress’s last appearance on the ABC daytime soap as Claudia Zacchara, the sexy daughter of a mobster, is set for […]

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