‘Bold & The Beautiful’ Storyline Becomes a Reality

B&B Practices What It Preaches Kudos to ‘The Bold & The Beautiful.’ Not only does the current storyline abut Stephanie (Susan Flannery) battling cancer and attempting to help the homeless focus attention on the plight of residents of Los Angeles’ Skid Row, casting actual homeless people in supporting roles, but the show sponsored the annual […]

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Deep Soap: A Tale of Two Daytime Emmys

There were two Daytime Emmys this year.  There were the Emmys that the people who attended the ceremony in Las Vegas experienced.  I can’t speak for anyone else, but I had a blast.  Then there were the Daytime Emmys that everyone watched on TV.  The infomerical for Las Vegas interspersed with the occasional awards  for […]

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Deep Soap: Actual Love In The Afternoon

Hump Day came on Tuesday this week as daytime suddenly took a turn for the Cinemax.   As a big advocate of tastefully steamy scenes between consenting adults who actually care about each other, I wholeheartedly approve of this day of actual love in the afternoon.  Though I am not sure why it happened on a […]

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Betty White Makes a Splash, Over and Over Again

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — In 1951, a newspaper hailed Betty White as “TV’s Busiest Gal” in a headline that merits recycling. Consider her latest itinerary: The actress flew from Los Angeles to Washington to attend the White House Correspondents Association dinner last Saturday; traveled to New York to host this […]

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Deep Soap: Daytime Emmys to Air on CBS

In a surprise move, CBS will air the 2010 Daytime Emmys on Sunday, June 27 at PM .  CBS chose not to air the telecast last year.  After numerous broadcast and cable networks turned it down, the production company ATI convinced the CW to air it in the late summer, to terrible ratings.  When a […]

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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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