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Soap Operas

  1. soap operas
    All My Children to Get Primetime Reboot in Sequel Series, Pine Valley, on ABCIt’s being produced by former All My Children cast members and current married couple Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos.
  2. soaps
    Actress Kristian Alfonso Leaves Days of Our Lives After 37 YearsThe actress first joined NBC’s long-running soap in 1983.
  3. love in the time of corona
    The Bold and the Beautiful Resumes Production With the Help of Blow-up DollsA creative way to combat the coronavirus.
  4. tv history
    How Soap Operas Changed TV ForeverThe ABC special The Story of Soaps makes a strong case for soaps as a legitimate but underappreciated and influential art form.
  5. daytime tv
    Even Soap Operas Are Running Out of Episodes Because of the CoronavirusIn a few days, it’ll be all reruns for The Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful.
  6. snl
    RuPaul Brings Plenty of Soap to the Coal Mines In Cut for Time SNL SketchAlexis and Dominique would never set foot in that filthy pit, but they would be proud.
  7. icons
    Fiji Water Girl’s Second Act Will Be Soap-Opera WomanThe Bold and the Beautiful, here she comes.
  8. curving toward justice
    Michael B. Jordan and Chadwick Boseman Played the Same Role on All My ChildrenBoseman was fired after a week for complaining about racism.
  9. tv history
    Remembering TV’s Day of Compassion, 25 Years LaterIn June 1993, AIDS and HIV-related story lines took over daytime TV. Here’s how it happened.
  10. Twin Peaks Was Famously Surreal - But That’s Not What Made It Great▶️ What is Twin Peaks without the ‘80s?
  11. deaths
    Days of Our Lives Star Joseph Mascolo Dead at 87He first joined the cast in 1982.
  12. roll clip!
    People Are Going Nuts Over This National Geographic Soap Opera About PenguinsMore like National Geographic. Damn!
  13. Conan O’Brien Is a Total Dreamboat in His Korean Soap Opera CameoWhile visiting South Korea this week for an upcoming episode of his TBS show, Conan O’Brien had the distinct honor of guest starring in the […]
  14. the young and the o. russell
    David O. Russell Loves Soap ActorsHe loves a good catfight.
  15. r.i.p.
    Former One Life to Live Actor Nathaniel Marston Has DiedHe was 40.
  16. soap operas
    Soap Opera Tips for Faking Cancer on Reality TVWhy is everyone on Real Housewives faking cancer?
  17. farewell antiheroes
    How TV Fell Back in Love With SoapsLet’s all slap each other and fall in love.
  18. days of our lives
    Days of Our Lives Killed Its Gay Legacy CharacterWill Horton, who famously came out the closet in 2011, was murdered by a serial killer.
  19. The Beauty of Soap Opera ParodiesEven if I wanted to, there is no way I could possibly watch General Hospital in its entirety. Earlier this year, the daytime soap aired its […]
  20. micro oral histories
    ‘Omigod, That’s Crazy!’: The Oral History of MTV’s UndressedThe steamy late-night serial gave us Christina Hendricks and Adam Brody, but its writers also have a story to tell.
  21. the walking dead
    George Romero Calls The Walking Dead a Soap Opera With Zombies“Basically, it’s just a soap opera with a zombie occasionally.”
  22. fact-check
    One Life to Live’s Erika Slezak on Megan Draper“My advice is don’t marry somebody in advertising.”
  23. soap operas
    Read an Infographic Detailing Gay Soap Opera Characters Throughout TimeSoap operas have always been gay.
  24. soap operas
    Why It Doesn’t Matter That the Second Season of Downton Abbey Was MediocreLast night’s episode excepted, obviously.
  25. kudos
    Jeopardy! and Ellen Score Daytime Emmy AwardsFinally: ‘Jeopardy!’ gets its due.
  26. fat lady singing
    ABC Cancels All My Children and One Life to LiveA dying genre dies some more.
  27. clickables
    See a Gratuitious Photo of James Franco on the Set of General HospitalFranco as Franco. In a tux!
  28. the industry
    Industy Roundup: The Nanny ReturnsTV Land has greenlighted “Happily Divorced,” written and executive produced by “The Nanny” co-creators, Fran Drescher and Peter Marc Jacobsen.
  29. sendera
    Eva Longoria Working on Texas-Based Soap OperaShe’s bouncing back.
  30. clickables
    Watch 23 Seasons of The Bold and the Beautiful in Seven MinutesWith pretty sex charts!
  31. copycats
    Snoop Dogg Wants to Do Like James Franco, Appear on a Soap OperaThe British ‘Coronation Street.’
  32. franco-phile
    James Franco’s Character on General Hospital Gets a First NameBobby!
  33. franco-phile
    James Franco Barely on General Hospital Today!Fingers crossed for more tomorrow.
  34. franco-phile
    James Franco’s Glorious Return to General HospitalFranco poses a homeless man on ‘GH’ today.
  35. franco-phile
    James Franco’s Performance Art Is Never DoneHe’s coming back to ‘General Hospital.’
  36. franco-phile
    Daytime Emmys Fail to Nominate James FrancoBig mistake. Huge.
  37. suds
    Another Recognizable Actor to Appear on a Soap OperaThat is, if you can recognize Sean Young.
  38. tv
    Watch a Sneak Peek of Julianne Moore’s Return to As the World TurnsThat’s some genuine “this is all super weird and nice!” laughter.
  39. soaps
    Julianne Moore Preparing for Her Return to Daytime TVJames Franco appears to have started a trend.
  40. tv
    Watch Soap-Opera Stars Saying ‘Daddy,’ Throw Up a LittleAs straightforward as it is revolting.
  41. soaps
    Real Daytime Drama: On the Set of All My Children’s Last Day in New YorkWith the soap-opera biz mortally wounded, the L.A.-bound cast is lucky to still have a show. Their NYC crew, not so much.
  42. my stories!
    CBS Canceling As the World Turns After 54 YearsThat leaves six soap operas on the air, not counting The Hills.
  43. franco-phile
    James Franco Debuts on General HospitalJames Franco lent his talents to General Hospital today, and we were there to watch just the parts that he was in.
  44. francowatch
    The Fug Girls Applaud James Franco’s Decision to Join General Hospital“This latest move not only takes the cake, but frosts it with awesome.”
  45. soaps
    James Franco Couldn’t Look More Like a Soap Opera CharacterThe actor’s first ‘General Hospital’ photo is released.
  46. soaps
    Passion for Performance Art Led James Franco to General HospitalLet’s just hope he’s growing out a man-perm mullet like Luke did in the early eighties.
  47. soaps
    James Franco Soon to Be Slumming It on Daytime TelevisionWe’re well aware that the cost of going to college has skyrocketed, but this is getting ridiculous!
  48. my stories!
    CBS Looks to Cancel Septuagenarian Soap Guiding Light; What Will Replace It?Hopefully it’s another soap and not some stupid judge show.
  49. apropos of nothing
    Days of Our Lives Ups the Ante for Daytime Sex ScenesMemo to Skinemax: You better Drumline!
  50. sadness
    Hard Times Hit ‘Days of Our Lives’But the economy, not Stefano, is the villain here!
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