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The documentary film, "An Affair of the Heart," follows the life of
actor/musician Rick Springfield from the perspective of his fans who share
details on when they first discovered him and what makes him such an icon in
their lives. It is available on DVD/blu-ray and also features Y&R's Doug
Davidson (Paul) along with GH's Jacklyn Zeman (Bobbie), Kimberly McCullough
(Robin), Jason Thompson (Patrick), & Brandon Barash (ex-Johnny).
The Writers Guild of America (WGA) announced its nominees in Daytime Drama
which aired between October 1, 2012 and September 30, 2013.
NBC's Days of Our Lives, Written by Lorraine Broderick, David Cherrill, Carolyn
Culliton, Richard Culliton, Rick Draughon, Christopher Dunn, Janet Iacobuzio,
David A. Levinson, Ryan Quan, Dave Ryan, Melissa Salmons, & Christopher J.
ABC's General Hospital, Written by Michelle Altman, Ron Carlivati, Anna Theresa
Cascio, Suzanne Flynn, Kate Hall, Elizabeth Korte, Daniel James O’Connor, Jean
Passanante, Elizabeth Page, Katherine Schock, Scott Sickles, & Chris Van Etten.
Y&R's The Young and the Restless, Associate Head Writers: Shelly Altman, Tracey
Thomson; Written by Amanda Beall, Jeff Beldner, Brent Boyd, Susan Dansby, Janice
Ferri Esser, Jay Gibson, Beth Milstein, Lisa Seidman, Natalie Minardi Slater,
Anne Schoettle, Linda Schreiber, Teresa Zimmerman.
CBS's The Bold and the Beautiful chose not to enter a submission this year.
The 2014 Writers Guild of America Awards will be presented live on Saturday,
February 1, 2014, from the JW Marriott in LA.
Enjoy the "I'm
A Soap Star" comedic rap video starring Sean Kanan (AJ, GH; ex-Deacon, B&B &
Y&R), Ronn Moss (ex-Ridge, B&B), Joshua Morrow (Nick, Y&R), Patrika Darbo
(ex-Nancy, Days), Kim Matula (Hope, B&B), and more.
Tristan Rogers is returning to Y&R as Aussie crime lord, Colin Atkinson in
"an exciting story planned with him and Jess Walton [Jill] that will begin in
early 2014." According to GH head writer Ron Carlivati, he had no idea Tristan
Rogers was leaving GH and now has one day to write Robert Scorpio out of a big
February sweeps storyline, but you will see lots of him until then.
Lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter Jonathan Jackson (ex-Lucky) and his
band Enation, with his brother drummer Richard Lee Jackson and bassist Daniel
Sweatt, have signed a record deal with Loud & Proud Records.
After 14 years on the air, SOAPnet will go dark on Tuesday, December 31, 2013
when Walt Disney Co. will no longer provide programming for the channel in favor
of Disney Junior, a channel for toddlers.
Click here for the full story.
Martha Madison (ex-Belle, Days; ex-Elizabeth, GH; ex-Lola, Passions) and
husband AJ Gilbert, had a baby girl named Charley Elizabeth on November 3, 2013.
Rebecca Herbst (Elizabeth) is helping Alex, a Los Angeles girl with epilepsy,
by joining Team Alex and participating in the Walk To End Epilepsy on Sunday,
November 17, 2013, which is her 13th birthday. Becky is recruiting her castmates
and fans to help her out by either joining Team Alex or donating to the cause.
Funds raised support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles. You can
either sign up for the team or donate by clicking
Read Michael Logan's
TV Guide 10/9/13 interview with Tony Geary (Luke). Very enlightening -- he
sure is never boring!
GLSEN, The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, has unveiled its
charityBUZZ online auction for a walk-on role on "General Hospital." Proceeds
from the auction will help support GLSEN's efforts to end harassment and
discrimination in K-12 schools nationwide.
bid for a chance to appear on GH until Wednesday, October 30!
Carolyn Hennesy (Diane, GH) has signed on to "Acting Dead," an independent
television series about zombies. She will
guest star as Dr. Ivana Wurshter, the mysterious woman behind the zombie-actor
producing company, Flatline Inc. Production begins on Saturday,
October 12. Other stars and guest stars include John J. York (Mac, GH), Eric
Martsolf (Brady, Days; ex-Ethan, Passions), Jillian Clare (ex-Abigail, Days),
and Patrika Darbo (ex-Nancy, Days). The semi-dark comedy about the world of
Hollywood Zombies has until Wednesday, October 16 for their crowd funding
campaign, with perks beginning at just $4. To join the campaign team, or learn
more about the show, visit
Steve Burton (Dylan, Y&R; ex-Jason, GH), wrote a song called "You Killed
Romeo" with Jonathan Jackson (ex-Lucky, GH), which aired on the Monday,
September 23 episode of Y&R and is available on iTunes on Tuesday, September
See the montage on YouTube.
Watch Full GH Episodes Online on
Michael Easton (Silas, GH; ex-McBain, OLTL; ex-Caleb, PC; ex-Tanner,
Days) and his wife, Ginevra Arabia, have a new baby boy, Jack Boru, born on
Saturday, September 7, 2013. He joins big sis, Lilah Bell, who was born on April 15, 2011.
Stephen Kay (ex-Reginald) is engaged to the star of USA's "Covert Affairs"
Jacob Young (Rick, B&B; ex-JR, AMC; ex-Lucky, GH) and wife Christen
welcomed a daughter, Molly Lynn, on August 28. They have a 4-year-old son, Luke.
Kirsten Storms (Maxie, GH) and former co-star Brandon Barash (ex-Johnny) were
married in June 2013 and are expecting their first child, a girl, in late January,
"Days of Our Lives," "General Hospital," & "The Young and the Restless" were
nominated for Artios Awards by the Casting Society of America. The awards for
casting in television and film will be distributed simultaneously at the Beverly
Hilton and New York's XL Nightclub on Monday, November 18, 2013.
Erin Hershey Presley (ex-Alison) and husband Brian Presley (Jack, Port Charles
& GH) had their third child together in June 2013. They also have 6-year-old Jackson and 3-year-old Emma.
Watch an 8-minute documentary by the son of Chris Robinson (ex-Rick). "Bankrupt
by Beanies" discusses his $100,000 investment in the furry collectibles.
Check out Nikki's personal account of this
year's GH Fan Club Weekend!
Todd Davis, who played Bryan Phillips on GH and Dr. Josh Hall on OLTL, has
passed away at 61. Bryan was a social worker who was Scotty's best pal and
former roommate from 1978-87. He and Claudia, played by Bianca Ferguson, were a
There's another real-life romance on the set of GH. Bryan Craig (Morgan) and
Kelly Thiebaud (Britt) are an item.
See a cozy pic of them here!
GH's Molly Lansing-Davis has written a follow-up to "Love In Maine," the
romance novel Connie tried to pass off on her own. "Maine Squeeze" will be
released as an E-book on Tuesday, August 13, and follows the courtship of
Stephanie and Jeff, the best pal and brother of "Love In Maine's" heroine,
Maddie. To pre-order the Kindle edition, visit Amazon.com
Jack Wagner (ex-Frisco, GH) is not happy with the way Frisco left GH and
regrets not standing up for the character. He apologized to all his fans on
Michael Easton (Silas Clay, GH; ex-Stephen Clay, GH; ex-John McBain, OLTL)
gave a revealing interview to Michael Logan about his controversial recasting.
Read it here!
Historical Museum, in the Sierra Nevada town of Raymond, California, near
Yosemite, is owned and operated by Lynn Herring (Lucy, GH & PC; ex-Audrey,
ATWT; ex-Lisanne, Days) and Wayne Northrop (Roman, Days; ex-Rex, PC). It is
in the 1886 Charles Miller House, containing historical items from the area,
from wagons to a restored train caboose, Native American artifacts to granite
and gold mining tools. You can sit on the old board and batten home's porch or
in the original kitchen filled with antique cooking utensils and be transported
back in time.
Rick Springfield (ex-Noah Drake) will be honored with a Hollywood Walk of
Fame star in 2014.
HLN (Headline News) presented the 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards live
from The Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 16. Go to our Daytime news page
to find out who won!
At the Young Artist Awards on Sunday, May 5, 2013, GH's Brooklyn Rae Silzer
(Emma) won the award for Young Actress 10 and Under in a TV Series.
Check out our new GH fan fiction by
Camille! A great escape
and lots of fun!
Ted King (ex-Luis/Lorenzo) and his wife, Maya, became parents to new daughter
Vivienne Aurelia King on April 17, 2013. Vivienne joins big sister Ava Celeste,
Prospect Park has filed a $25 million breach of contract lawsuit against ABC,
claiming that the network has violated the licensing agreement it forged with PP
two years ago and
has been sabotaging the company's attempt to relaunch AMC and OLTL online.
PP claims that ABC has actively caused problems, including refusing to
transfer the website addresses for the shows and failing to consult on
storylines involving OLTL characters "borrowed" by GH.
Read the full complaint here.
The song "You're Not Alone" sung at the end of this year's Nurses' Ball is
iTunes. The opening number is also available
With too much material to squeeze into the Nurses' Ball shows, some scenes
ended up on the cutting room floor, but they're available now on
GH's Hulu page. Watch the
emotional moments between
GH's 50th Anniversary Cast Photo
In celebration of GH's 50th anniversary, ABC has released prints capturing
moments from GH's past decades, including the 50th Anniversary cast photo above
Recent interview with Mark Hamill (ex-Kent) mentioning GH. Also, check
out this nice photo of him, back then, and a quote.
Sean Blakemore (Shawn) and wife Nadyia Jones are expecting their first
child, a girl.
Jaime Ray Newman (ex-Kristina) and hubby Guy Nattiv are expecting their first
child, a daughter, this summer.
People celebrates "General Hospital" with a
50th Anniversary Tribute Issue out now.
ABC.com has created a
for GH's 50th anniversary with highlights and rare photos from every
decade, beginning with the '60s with a classic shot of Jessie and Steve!
James Franco on "The Tonight Show" 3/14/13
Part 1 James Franco talks about his days as a graffiti artist.
Part 2 James Franco on wearing a grill
and cornrows for Spring Breakers.
On March 7, 2013, James Franco (ex-Franco, GH) received a star on on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6838 Hollywood Boulevard in front of the El Capitan
Drew Cheetwood (Milo) and wife Jenna had a baby girl, Grace Alexandria, on March 3, 2013.
See a picture of her
here with dad and Uncle Derk.
Brittany Underwood (ex-Langston, OLTL) collaborated with Kristen Alderson
(Starr, OLTL/GH) and Chad Duell (Michael, GH) on a music video for her new
single "Flow," which was released last night on YouTube.
Check out the video
Annie Wersching (ex-Amelia) is expecting her second child with husband
Stephen Full. They are already parents to a 2-year-old son, Freddie.
Patrick Is Torn! The drama ramps up this week when Robin makes a big
request of Sabrina and Patrick realizes that choosing between his two ladyloves
won’t be easy. When Patrick sees Carlos hanging around Sabrina, he warns her ex
to back off. Sabrina and Robin are also wrestling with their own emotions.
Naturally, Sabrina is also confused, especially after an emotional talk with
Robin. Patrick is going to have a big choice to make.
Ratings for 11/11: 2.3
Anders Hove put in his final appearance, for now, as Cesar Faison last
Sebastian Roche put in his final appearance, for now, as Jerry Jacks on
*Hot Plots Preview* The Verdict Is In For AJ! AJ’s trial comes to a
close this week, but not before the defendant takes the stand. The verdict comes
back very quickly, and it will leave everyone with mixed emotions.
Heather finds Carly in the shower on 12/9, while Shawn and Sonny appear
at Carlos’s door. Franco scrambles to hide a body on 12/10. Nikolas is
conflicted, while Kevin searches for Lucy on 12/11.
What Will Happen: Franco urges Kevin to see him as a patient. Sonny has
advice for a grieving Dante. Spinelli delivers life-changing news. Nikolas and
Britt get into the holiday spirit.
Robin Returns In Full Force! Last week, Robin was joyously reunited
with her parents, then rushed to the church just as Sabrina and Patrick were
poised to marry - and heading into this week, it’s safe to assume that the
secret that she’s alive is about to become public knowledge. Once Patrick sees
his presumed-dead wife, there is another arc to play.
Ratings for 11/4: 2.2
Tristan Rogers (Robert Scorpio) will leave the show in February 2014.
*Hot Plots Preview* Jerry Holds Bobbie Hostage! Bobbie’s surprise
reunion with ex-lover Jerry in Luke’s hotel room is far from cordial. Desperate
for the cure to his deadly polonium poisoning, he holds her hostage and tells
Luke he’ll spare his sister’s life only in exchange for the elixir.
Emma spots an uninvited guest at Sabrina and Patrick’s wedding on 12/2.
A shocking revelation leaves the citizens of Port Charles reeling on 12/4, while
Sonny makes Duke an offer he can’t refuse. A distraught Maxie is swallowed up by
her grief on 12/5.
What Will Happen: Sabrina and Carlos discuss the events of her wedding
day. Sonny encounters Ava at the courthouse.
Michael Saucedo Visits! This week, Michael Saucedo will pop in to Port
Charles to reprise the role of Juan Santiago, Sabrina’s cousin, who he played
from 1999-2001.Saucedo appears on 11/25.
Will Robin Stop Patrick And Sabrina’s Wedding? Sabrina and Patrick’s
wedding day arrives and Port Charles’s most burning question is whether there
will be an extra attendee: Patrick’s very-much-alive wife, Robin. Patrick’s day
gets underway with a visit from an uninvited guest of a different sort: Ava.
Patrick is dubious - but intrigued. Meanwhile, the action back at Wyndemere is
Ratings for 10/28: 2.2
Jacklyn Zeman returns on 11/27 as Bobbie Spencer.
Genie Francis (Laura Spencer) will not be returning to the canvas at
*Hot Plots Preview* Bobbie Is Back! Bobbie returns to Port Charles this
week. Expect Jerry and Bobbie to face off sooner rather than later.
A long-awaited reunion takes place on 11/25, while Ava makes a shocking
claim to Patrick. Someone advises Patrick to call off the wedding on 11/26,
while rumors about Robin being alive circulate across Port Charles.
What Will Happen: Sabrina walks down the aisle - but will she be Mrs.
Patrick Drake when all is said and done? Someone attempts to get the upper hand
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