Vinessa Antoine To Leave ‘General Hospital’

Super Soap: ‘General Hospital’ Turns 55

Just as there have been advances in the field of medicine over the past 55 years that have resulted in people living longer, so, too, have there been changes and improvements at General Hospital that have kept the long-running soap opera thriving in today’s crowded TV landscape.

Melissa Claire Egan Exits ‘Young And Restless’

Genie Francis Exits ‘General Hospital’

Jacklyn Zeman’s 40 Years On ‘General Hospital’

‘Young & The Restless’ Vet Rikaart Joins ‘Days’

Lisa Rinna Returns to ‘Days of Our Lives’

Days Of Our Lives: Louise Sorel To Return

Ian Buchanan Returns To ‘Bold And The Beautiful’

Greg Rikaart Leaving CBS’s ‘Y&R’ After 14 Years

Alison Sweeney Returning To ‘Days Of Our Lives’

Agnes Nixon Autobiography Hits Stores On Tues.

Arianne Zucker Leaving ‘Days Of Our Lives’

More Days In Store For ‘Days Of Our Lives’

Despite rumors that Days of Our Lives was nearing extinction, NBC has renewed the venerable soap opera for a record 52nd season. The pickup comes a month after the sudser fired co-head writer Dena Higley and replaced her with General Hospital vet Ron Carlivati.

‘One Life’ Character Joining ‘General Hospital’

NBC’s ‘Days Of Our Lives’ Taps Veteran Soap Writer

Greenblatt Offers Hope For ‘Days Of Our Lives’

The long-running NBC daytime soap was rumored to be on the chopping block earlier this month after the network signed Fox News alum Megyn Kelly and offered her a daytime news program. But on Wednesday, NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt cautioned soap fans that the fate of Days hasn’t been settled yet.

Barbara Tarbuck Of ‘General Hospital’ Dies At 74

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barbara Tarbuck, a stage and screen actress who played Jane Jacks on “General Hospital” and Mother Superior Claudia on “American Horror Story: Asylum,” has died. She was 74. Tarbuck died Monday at her Los Angeles home, said her daughter, producer Jennifer Lane Connolly. Tarbuck suffered from Creutzfeldt-Jakob disorder, a rare, degenerative […]

Soap Actress Patricia Barry Dies At 93

NEW YORK (AP) — Patricia Barry, a mainstay of daytime television who appeared on “Days of Our Lives,” ”Guiding Light” and “All My Children,” has died. She was 93. Barry died at her home in Los Angeles on Tuesday, a publicist for the actress said Wednesday. The Iowa-born Barry amassed more than 100 appearances in […]

‘Young And The Restless’ Star Steve Burton Leaving

Soap Legend Agnes Nixon Dies At 93

Nixon created, wrote and produced the long-running ABC daytime serials One Life to Live and All My Children, which were canceled in 2011 as the network bowed to the reality that soaps had faded as a daytime TV force. All My Children aired for nearly 41 years, while One Life to Live made it to 44 years.

Tyler Christopher Leaving ‘General Hospital’

Justin Hartley Leaving ‘Young And The Restless’

Jen Lilley Leaving ‘Days of Our Lives’ After 3 Years

Jen Lilley Quits ‘Days Of Our Lives’

‘Days Of Our Lives’ Renewed By NBC

Days Of Our Lives, which marked its 50th anniversary this season, has been renewed for next season, which will be the long-running daytime drama’s 51st. The pickup, which may include an option for an additional year, keeps NBC in the daytime soap game as Days is the last remaining afternoon drama on its schedule.

Michael Easton Set To Return To ‘General Hospital’

‘Days Of Our Lives’ Renewal Ahead?

It’s looking good that the sands in Days of Our Lives‘ iconic hourglass will continue to flow. NBC is hopeful that it will successfully renew its contract with surviving soap, which celebrated its 50th anniversary last November.

‘Days Of Our Lives’ Star Kate Mansi Leaving In May

‘TY&TR’ Top Daytime Drama For 27th Straight Year

‘General Hospital’ To Go Live In May

ABC’s General Hospital will present not one but two episodes live. The special broadcasts will air Friday, May 15, and Monday, May 18, just as the May sweeps rating period is drawing to a close.

‘Bold And Beautiful’ Begins Transgender Story Line

‘Young And The Restless’: 26 Years As No. 1 Soap

Alison Sweeney Wraps Run On ‘Days Of Our Lives’

‘General Hospital’ Nabs Former ‘Y&TR’ Star Stafford

Bob Barker To Appear On ‘Bold And The Beautiful’

NEW YORK (AP) — The cause is right for Bob Barker, whose love of animals is returning him to TV on Wednesday as a guest star on “The Bold and the Beautiful.” Appearing as himself, the longtime animal rights activist will be interviewed by Liam Spencer, played by series regular Scott Clifton, for a feature […]

‘Days of Our Lives’ To Feature Gay Male Wedding

‘Young And The Restless’ Celebrates 41 Years

Led by longtime stars Eric Braeden, Melody Thomas Scott and Peter Bergman, the cast and crew gathered to celebrate a day early. The CBS show has been daytime’s top-rated soap since December 1988 and was recently renewed through 2017. “We’ve been very fortunate that we’re still number one and our ratings are even higher than they have been,” Scott said.

Prospect Park Expands Soap Suit Against ABC

50 Years Looks Good On ‘General Hospital’

NEW YORK (AP) – A few years ago, ABC’s “General Hospital” was in trouble. “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” had been given their series’ end dates and the “GH” cast and crew worried their show would be next. “You’d be on set and you’d hear little things like, ‘Oh, we’ve got maybe […]