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BenDeLaCreme Presents Capitol Hill, Episodes 4-6

Wes Hurley | Posted 04.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Wes Hurley

If you can't get enough of BenDeLaCreme on RuPaul's Drag Race, make sure to catch up on Capitol Hill. Inspired by '70s and '80s TV shows, Capitol Hil...

BenDeLaCreme Presents Capitol Hill, Episode 3

Wes Hurley | Posted 03.26.2014 | Gay Voices
Wes Hurley

On the heels of his winning performance in the Snatch Game episode of RuPaul's Drag Race, drag genius BenDeLaCreme presents Episode 3 of Capitol Hil...

'The Young And The Restless' Celebrates 41 Years

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 03.26.2014 | TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Young and the Restless" took a break from love, deception and backstabbing to celebrate the soap's 41st anniversary on Tuesd...

General Hospital's Amazing 50th Anniversary Celebration Ends With a Few Troubling Story Choices

Ed Martin | Posted 03.17.2014 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Suffice it to say that it was one of the most offensive and most poorly written storylines in the history of GH -- one that rewrote much of the show's history with reckless abandon.

Emmy Award Winning Designer Pens Sci-Fi Novel

Gregory G. Allen | Posted 03.07.2014 | Books
Gregory G. Allen

If people believe they are meant to do one thing in life, they obviously haven't met Bud Santora. The former costume designer went on to be a book illustrator and now has penned his first novel.

Living Successfully With Host Jacqueline M. Wood of E!'s Party On

Nova Lorraine | Posted 02.28.2014 | Entertainment
Nova Lorraine

After receiving critical acclaim for her portrayal of strong-willed vixen Steffy and two Daytime Emmy Nominations, Wood gave up what seemed to be a career on fire to host E! Television's new series, Party On.

What Happens When the Soap World and the Metal World Collide?

Andrew Benkovic | Posted 02.18.2014 | Entertainment
Andrew Benkovic

Metal music have passionate fans. Soap operas have passionate fans. To an outsider these two groups might look like complete opposites. They might be right in some cases. However, one metal band brought these two unlikely groups together.

The Bold and the Beautiful's Brooke to Ridge: "I'm Yours!"

Lonna Saunders | Posted 03.11.2014 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

What do you say when the leading man leaves your favorite soap? When Ronn Moss, the actor playing Ridge Forrester, abruptly left, we fans felt cheated and heartbroken. Would his character ever return from Paris? Would another actor take on the role? Fans had no clue.

Actress Eden Riegel Discusses Acting, Her Career, and Lesbian Kisses on 'All My Children'

Ilana Rapp | Posted 03.08.2014 | Gay Voices
Ilana Rapp

I chatted with one of the most popular actresses who has portrayed a gay character: Eden Riegel (Bianca Montgomery) of soap opera "All My Children". Eden Riegel did not know her character Bianca was a lesbian when she won the role.

Gumush

Jasmina Tesanovic | Posted 01.25.2014 | World
Jasmina Tesanovic

"Gümüş, known in Arabic as "Noor," is one of the world's most popular soap operas. Released in Turkey by the MBC network, "Gümüş" won an estimated 85 million viewers throughout the Arab World during its first season in 2008."

Why I Wrote a Grammar Book

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
William B. Bradshaw

People often ask me why I wrote a grammar book. During most of my professional career, I worked with not-for-profit institutions in various parts of ...

Watch Out, Harvard

Kalup Linzy | Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

installation shot of my work in the Visiting Faculty Exhibition at The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard. Fall 2013 This Fall I am teac...

James Franco: Comedy Central Roast Packs Some Punch (VIDEO)

Greg Archer | Posted 10.31.2013 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

Revelers and roasters hit the Red Carpet for The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco with spunk and fervor recently and their target was clear: To poke fun at the eclectic Oscar nominee/filmmaker/artist/Yale student/teacher/esoteric, creative beast.

Curtis M. Wong

LOOK: Soap Operas Get Skewered (And Really Gay) In New Parody Musical

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.21.2013 | Gay Voices

Putting a cheeky and occasionally gay spin on the world of daytime soaps, the new musical “Legacy Falls” has the added benefit of a leading man wi...

With All My Children, One Life to Live and The Haves And The Have Nots, Will OWN Own the Soap Genre?

Ed Martin | Posted 09.11.2013 | TV
Ed Martin

Beginning next week, the first 40 episodes of the online versions of All My Children and One Life to Live that have been playing since late April on Hulu, HuluPlus and iTunes will run in afternoon time periods on OWN.

The Latest Soap Drama Is Behind The Scenes

Posted 06.06.2013 | TV

"All My Children" and "One Life to Live" have gone on hiatus. According to The Wrap, the two soaps started a planned hiatus early amid a labor dis...

Bold & Beautiful Kay Alden: Putting Words in Other People's Mouths

Lonna Saunders | Posted 08.05.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

It started with her dissertation for her Ph.D. at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Encouraged by her college advisers to write about dead people because their body of work is complete, Kay instead decided to write about her passion, soap operas, hooked on since age twelve.

Actor Freddie Smith of Days of Our Lives Has a New Passion Project!

Ilana Rapp | Posted 07.24.2013 | TV
Ilana Rapp

What do you get when you mix passion with love, dedication and commitment? Freddie Smith!

Are the Online Versions of All My Children and One Life To Live TV Game-Changers?

Ed Martin | Posted 07.09.2013 | TV
Ed Martin

As far as soap operas go, the new AMC and OLTL look like the real deal: handsomely executed television series that just happen to be produced for online viewing.

Welcome Back To Pine Valley & Llanview

Posted 04.29.2013 | TV

"One Life to Live" and "All My Children" are finally back! The two beloved soaps are officially back from the dead as of 5 a.m. ET on Monday, April...

All My Children's Jesse and Angie Open Up About the Soap's Online Reboot and Their On-Screen Chemistry

Greg Archer | Posted 06.27.2013 | TV
Greg Archer

Ever since Prospect Park announced several months back that it did, indeed, have funding in place to revive AMC after ABC brutally forced it to fade to black a couple of years ago, soap fans have had themselves in a lather over the online reboot on Hulu, premiering Monday, April 29.

How ABC's Loss is Prospect Park's Gain

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 06.26.2013 | TV
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Seeing all the hubbub at Tuesday night's premiere, one really begins to wonder why ABC cancelled these beloved soap operas in the first place.

Chris Harnick

You Can't Keep A Good Soap Down

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Harnick | Posted 04.25.2013 | TV

It's the ultimate soap story, complete with twists and turns: "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" were killed, left for dead with legions of fans...

Emmy Winner Cady McClain on the Return of All My Children

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 06.10.2013 | TV
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

The real life soap opera that has been going on behind the scenes at All My Children has sent the viewers as well as the cast and crew on an emotional roller coaster that has lasted for nearly four years.

Soap Opera Milestones: General Hospital Turns 50 and The Young and the Restless Turns 40

Lesleyann Coker | Posted 06.01.2013 | TV
Lesleyann Coker

The longevity of GH and Y&R is a rarity in this day and age when television is struggling with declining viewership. A show with a 40 or 50 year run is remarkable for its very survival.