Deep Soap: ‘General Hospital’ and ‘Bold & the Beautiful’ Say Goodbye to Their Stars

Requiem for a Black T-Shirt I have so many mixed emotions about the death of “General Hospital’s” Jason Morgan. Love him or hate him — and I did both, often simultaneously over the course of what will be looked back upon as the Jason Morgan decades  — his departure forever changed the show. I was […]

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Deep Soap: Will ‘Queer Eye’ Alum Jai Rodriguez Help a ‘Days’ Character Come Out?

“Days of Our Lives” Will (Chandler Massey) is having a rotten winter. He’s grappling with two big secrets: he witnessed his mother cheating on her husband with her ex, and his realization that he is gay. On January twelfth, he finds himself drawn to a handsome older man played by “Queer Eye For the Straight […]

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‘Days of Our Lives’ Launches Its First Gay Storyline

Days Takes a Baby Step Out of the Closet “Days of Our Lives” officially dipped its toe in the gay pool this week. It’s a bold step for what is, despite its numerous bizarre, over-the-top storylines, a show that espouses conservative values. More characters on “Days” consult priests for advice than on every other television […]

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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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