Deep Soap: ‘Bold & Beautiful’ Producer Invites Obama to Dinner

Brad Bell Hosting Obama Fundraiser President Obama may think twice about holding his next press conference during the soaps. “The Bold & the Beautiful” executive producer Brad Bell is hosting a $38,800 a plate fundraising dinner for the President at his Holmby Hills estate, according to The Hollywood Reporter. If that’s a little too pricy […]

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Deep Soap: Will ‘One Life To Live’ Characters Work on ‘General Hospital’?

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/One-Life-to-Live/97348/2186435969/Thu%2C-Jan-12%2C-2012/embed?skipTo=1018 580 476] Watch “One Life To Live’s” Emotional Tribute to Soaps The penultimate episode of “One Life To Live” (it is killing me to write that) contained a beautiful love letter to soaps and its fans. In what has got to be the most meta scenario in television history, everyone gathered to watch […]

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Deep Soap: Fearless New Year’s Predictions

2011 was the year that daytime soaps died — again and again and again.  What will 2012 bring to daytime television? Will CBS and NBC decide to axe their surviving soaps? Will “All My Children” and “One Life To Live” miraculously come back from the dead for a second time?  Will The Powers That Be […]

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ABC Daytime Prez Frons Leaving the Network

Just one day after he handed the reigns of ABC’s sole surviving soap “General Hospital” to current “One Life to Live” headwriter Ron Carlivati and executive producer Frank Valentini, ABC Daytime President Brian Frons is leaving the network. It’s a pyrrhic victory for soap fans who have been calling for his ouster since he canceled […]

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