Deep Soap: Will ‘General Hospital’s’ New Time Period Hurt the Show?

“General Hospital” Prepares to Time Travel Daytime is an oasis of stability in the desert of television. Every year, returning primetime shows change time periods. Networks trust that fans of, say, “Revenge” will follow the show to a different night and time and will then stay tuned for the program that follows. Next Monday, September […]

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Gordon Ramsay Named Highest Earning Chef in U.S.

(Reuters) – With 24 restaurants around the world, 11 Michelin stars, numerous cookbooks, and TV shows, Gordon Ramsay is the top earning chef in the United States, with an estimated global income of $38 million, according to a new list by Forbes.com. Scottish-born Ramsey, known to U.S. television audiences for his acerbic comments on “Master […]

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Paula Deen Surprises ‘Chew’ Crew, Shows Off Dramatic Weight Loss

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Chew/171601/2250987192/Paula-Deen-Surprises-the-Chew-Crew/embed 580 476] A new slimmed-down Paula Deen made a surprise visit to “The Chew” on Wednesday. Deen, who covers this week’s People magazine, popped by to show off her recent 30-lb.weight loss.  “I feel great,” Deen enthused, joking that she couldn’t believe People would ever agree to put her on the cover.  “There’s […]

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Maurice Benard on 'General Hospital' (Photo: ABC)

ABC Saves ‘General Hospital’ and Ends ‘The Revolution’

Finally, some good news for soap fans. ABC has opted to renew its sole remaining soap opera, “General Hospital,” for another year, and cancel its struggling talk/lifestyle show, “The Revolution.” GH’s fate has been in question since ABC announced that it was launching “Katie,” a talk show hosted by Katie Couric, this September and would […]

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