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Days of Our Lives to become the first daytime soap to feature marrying men

April 1st, 2014 3:10am EDT
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U.S. drama Days Of Our Lives will make TV history this week (beg31Mar14) by becoming the first daytime soap to feature a wedding between two gay men.

The character of Will Horton, played by Guy Wilson, will marry on screen partner Sonny Kiriakis, portrayed by Freddie Smith, in a storyline which will take place over the course of three consecutive episodes later this week.

It is not the first same-sex wedding to be part of a U.S. soap - lesbians Bianca Montgomery and Reese Williams, played by Eden Riegel and Tamara Braun respectively, exchanged vows on All My Children in 2009.
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Actress McKenzie Westmore engaged

January 17th, 2014 3:20am EST
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Actress Mckenzie Westmore is engaged to marry reality TV star Patrick Tatopoulos.

The former All My Children and Passions star and host of U.S. TV competition series Face Off shared her happy news on Facebook.com on Tuesday (14Jan14) after changing her relationship status to 'Engaged'.

Fans sent their congratulations to the 36 year old, and Westmore replied, "Thank you everyone so much!! XO."

The pair met while Tatopoulos, who is a French-Greek film production designer, served as a judge on the first two seasons of the prosthetic make-up competition his new fiancee hosts.

Westmore was p...
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U.S. soap All My Children cancelled for a second time

November 12th, 2013 3:20am EST
All My Children
U.S. soap opera All My Children has been cancelled for a second time in as many years.

The long-running series came to an end in 2011, after 41 years on air, but TV bosses opted to revive it in a new Internet format on America's The Online Network (TOLN) earlier this year (13) following a passionate campaign by fans.

But it appears the reincarnation is also heading for cancellation, according to some of the show's stars.

Veteran cast member Debbi Morgan took to Twitter.com on Monday (11Nov13) and wrote, "My manager was given the news that we were officially done by PP's (production compa...
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Sexy Soap Stars (& JWoww!) Step Out For 'One Life To Live' & 'All My Children' Premiere

April 24th, 2013 12:52pm EDT
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The "One Life To Live" and "All My Children" premiere took place in New York City on Tuesday, and several popular daytime soap stars attended the red carpet event.

Former "Jersey Shore" star Jenni "JWoww" Farley turned up in a curve hugging black dress with pink flowers on the bodice. She landed a recurring role as a bartender on ABC's "One Life To Live," which returned with new episodes last month.

She told E! News last week: "I originally found it pretty hysterical and I was like, 'Oh my god, it would be awful.' But now I'm madly in love with it. I'm totally obsessed. I want to live, di...
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'General Hospital' Leads 2012 Daytime Emmy Award Nominations

May 9th, 2012 3:13pm EDT
General Hospital
Soap opera General Hospital has been tipped for glory at the 2012 Daytime Emmy Awards after scooping a whopping 23 nominations.

The long-running medical drama, which is up for the highly-coveted Outstanding Drama Series trophy, also landed nods in the best lead actor and actress categories for Maurice Bernard, Anthony Geary and Laura Wright.

Tying for second place were children's show Sesame Street and TV soap The Young and the Restless, which received 16 nominations a piece, while Days of Our Lives is up for 15.

Also receiving mentions were All My Children, One Life to Live, The Bold...
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J.R. Martinez Welcomes Baby Girl

May 3rd, 2012 8:59am EDT
J.R. Martinez
Dancing With The Stars champion J.R. Martinez has become a first-time father.

The war hero-turned-actor and his soap star girlfriend Diana Gonzalez-Jones welcomed a daughter called Lauryn Anabelle on Wednesday night.

The little girl, already nicknamed Belle, weighed in at seven pounds, 13 ounces.

Martinez tells People.com, "She has a couple of cute little freckles on her cheeks, a full head of hair and the cutest little lips. It's just amazing to see her, finally. She's beautiful."

The couple has been dating since 2009 after meeting on the set of All My Children.
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'Supernatural' 7.19 Recap: The Odds Aren't Ever In Their Favor

April 21st, 2012 8:30am EDT
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It’s probably inappropriate if I say I’d like to be a “fancy lady.” The moniker makes it seem alluring, like a woman who wears the finest dresses detailed with gold buttons and a bustle and rides side-saddle. It sounds like the heroine in Keira Knightley’s next movie. Only an old-timey ghost on “Supernatural” could make the world’s oldest profession sound romantic and cool.

“Of Grave Importance” is a decent installment that finally reunites Bobby’s ghost with the Sam and Dean.

The episode begins, not with the massacres of teenagers, but with Dean stress-eating on the hood of their l...
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'The Hunger Games' Actress Leven Rambin Poses In S&M Shoot

March 12th, 2012 2:54pm EDT
Leven Rambin
Levin Rambin from The Hunger Games seems so hungry she’s taking a bite out of a whip.

PICTURES: Levin Rambin By Tyler Shields

In what appears to be a S&M photo shoot with celebrity photographer Tyler Shields, the actress is seen being submissive while a whip is in her mouth.

Another very provocative shot shows the former All My Children actress wearing in a beautiful black dress, while a man in a tux puts a whip to her neck.

Tyler says, “Leven is someone I have shot many times and she said this is her favorite shoot we have ever done.”
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Susan Lucci To Host Crime Show

January 14th, 2012 1:30pm EST
Susan Lucci
"All My Children" star Susan Lucci is returning to TV as the host of a new crime investigation show.

Lucci starred on the long-running soap opera until September, when TV bosses axed the program as part of a cost-cutting initiative.

And now the veteran actress is set for a career revival after signing on to front "Deadly Affairs," a new series which will explore real-life cases of love gone wrong when it premieres on the Investigation Discovery channel this autumn.

Lucci will begin filming in March.
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Katy Perry Slams Latest Divorce Rumors

December 1st, 2011 9:44am EST
Katy Perry
Pop star Katy Perry has dismissed the latest rumors of a split from her husband Russell Brand; insisting reports which suggest she has filed for divorce are untrue.

The I Kissed A Girl hit-maker and the British funnyman have been dogged by speculation their marriage is in trouble ever since they exchanged vows in India last October.

Reports emerged on Wednesday suggesting Perry had filed divorce papers in Los Angeles, but the singer has taken to her Twitter.com page to laugh off the story.

Perry even jokingly compares herself to All My Children character Erica Kane, who has been marri...
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Planned 'All My Children' & 'One Life To Live' Web Series Canceled

November 24th, 2011 8:00am EST
Susan Lucci of All My Children
It's going to be a miserable Thanksgiving holiday for fans of beloved soaps All My Children and One Life To Live - plans to resurrect the long-running TV shows online have been scrapped.

All My Children wrapped up its 41-year run in September and One Life to Live will shut down in January - but fans were hoping both soaps would live on as web series.

However, bosses at Hollywood production company Prospect Park have abandoned plans for an online-only resurrection of the shows, despite signing deals with many leading cast members.

Prospect Park boss Jeff Kwatinetz says, "In the end, the c...
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Susan Lucci Not To Blame For 'All My Children' Cancellation

November 17th, 2011 12:51pm EST
Susan Lucci
Susan Lucci has defended herself against allegations she's to blame for the cancellation of long-running soap opera All My Children, calling the rumors "simply untrue".

Bosses at production company Prospect Park announced earlier this year that they would make new episodes of the cancelled daytime series for an online TV network. However, fans were let down when the plans were scrapped, amid rumors Lucci had refused to commit to the project.

Now, Lucci has dismissed the speculation, insisting she was more than willing to revive her role as Erica Kane for the web reboot.

In a post on h...
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BBC's 'Spooks' Signs Off After Nearly A Decade

October 23rd, 2011 3:26am EDT
Spooks
Today sees the final hour of Spooks, the BBC's long-running and critically acclaimed espionage drama. After ten series and almost a decade on the air, the show signs off after its 85th episode on BBC One at 9 PM tonight.

The show first aired on May 13, 2002, telling the stories of a crack team of agents for Britain's elite spy agency MI5. It rose to become an institution of British TV, its ten series (seasons) virtually unheard of for a serial drama and more than that of other feted shows like Waking The Dead and Wire In The Blood.

Along the way, it showcased a number of talented actors...
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Susan Lucci Slams ABC Chief Over 'All My Children' Cancellation

September 5th, 2011 10:31am EDT
Susan Lucci
Veteran actress Susan Lucci has taken aim at ABC chief Brian Frons in her new autobiography for axing legendary soap opera All My Children.

TV bosses announced earlier this year that the longrunning beloved show would come to an end later this month as part of a cost-cutting initiative.

And now Lucci, who has played Erica Kane in the series since it launched in 1970, has blasted executives for ruining the program.

In the epilogue to her new tome, "All My Life: A Memoir," the actress slams Frons and his colleagues for moving the show from New York to Los Angeles and replacing writers to p...
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Sarah Michelle Gellar To Return To 'All My Children'

August 4th, 2011 7:30pm EDT
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar will return to her TV roots for a guest appearance on All My Children before the popular U.S. soap ends in September.

In a cost-cutting move, ABC TV bosses axed the beloved show earlier this year, sparking an outcry from a number of devoted fans and celebrities who got their big breaks on the program.

The Buffy the Vampire Slayer star launched her acting career in 1993 as Kendall Hart Lang on the long-running daytime drama and now she's set to return for a cameo.

She tells UsMagazine.com, "When I heard that the show was canceled, I didn't understand. It j...
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Carol Burnett To Make TV Return For 'All My Children' Sendoff

June 25th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Carol Burnett
Legendary comedienne Carol Burnett is to reprise her role as Verla Grubbs on daytime soap All My Children.

The beloved star first appeared on the show in 1983 and teamed up with Elizabeth Taylor for ratings bonanza episodes in 1984.

Burnett also returned as Grubbs for the show's 35th anniversary episode in 2005, and now she'll be back for the soap's final episodes before the drama ends for good in September.

She's not the only big name returning to the show - Josh Duhamel has revealed he'll also be back as con man character Leo du Pres.
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38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Light Up Vegas!

June 20th, 2011 7:54am EDT
Lisa LoCicero
The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards invaded Sin City and SheKnows' very own Joel D. Amos was on hand to catch all the action and snap some photos of the big night. Big winners included General Hospital who took home Outstanding Supporting Actor and Outstanding Lead Actress and The Bold and Beautiful who captured the Outstanding Drama award.

The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards opened with a fresh feel as host Wayne Brady dance-battled against famed dance group the Jabbawockeez. But it was all about the winners like General Hospital's Laura Wright and those who make the daytime world the mag...
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Josh Duhamel Returns To 'All My Children'

June 7th, 2011 8:06am EDT
Josh Duhamel
Transformers star Josh Duhamel is returning to the daytime soap where he launched his acting career as the long-running show films its final episodes.

The actor will reprise his role as conman Leo du Pres in All My Children for two episodes in August, according to EW.com.

Duhamel's character was 'killed off' on the soap in 2003 - but his body was never found.

The star won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor on All My Children in 2002.

The soap, which premiered in 1970, will end in September.
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'All My Children' And 'One Life To Live' Lead 2011 Daytime Emmy Nominations

May 11th, 2011 11:18am EDT
All My Children
Axed soaps All My Children and One Life To Live are set to go out with a bang after scoring a combined total of 25 nominations for the 2011 Daytime Emmy Awards.

Earlier this year, ABC network bosses announced All My Children will come to an end in September after 41 years on air, while One Life To Live will also be scrapped following a 43-year run.

However, the shows look set to dominate the 38th annual Daytime Emmys - All My Children, which has 13 nominations, is up for Outstanding Drama Series, competing against The Bold and the Beautiful, General Hospital and The Young and the Restle...
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Don't Mess With Daytime Soap Fans!

April 19th, 2011 10:30am EDT
One Life To Live
After last week’s announcement by ABC Daytime about the cancellation of long running and beloved soaps, 'All My Children' (AMC) and 'One Life to Live' (OLTL), I posted an article to the soap fans on my site, Red Carpet Closet entitled: 'Soap Fans, What the Heck Happened?' Well, they came out in droves and I heard them loud and clear. It is no secret that fans of the genre are notoriously supportive of the shows and the actors. So how did such a rapid decline in the ratings happen? One name kept coming up again and again as a reason for their demise: Brian Frons, president of Daytime f...
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Kelly Ripa Heartbroken Over 'All My Children' Axe

April 15th, 2011 8:25am EDT
Kelly Ripa
Actress-turned-TV personality Kelly Ripa is devastated about the cancellation of her former show All My Children, calling the shock axe "like losing a member of your family."

The blonde beauty was a series regular from 1990 until 2002 and met her husband Mark Consuelos on the long-running series, after he joined the drama in 1995. They have since had three children together. TV bosses at ABC announced on Thursday that the show, along with One Life to Live, would not be renewed - and Ripa admits she's sad about the cancellation, as the series holds so many fond memories for her.

She tell...
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ABC Cancels 'All My Children' and 'One Life to Live'

April 14th, 2011 3:24pm EDT
Susan Lucci, Jill Larson | Photo Credits: Rick Rowell/ABC/Getty
The reports are true: ABC has canceled All My Children and One Life to Live. Children will be abandoned in September, while One Life will die in January 2012. Both soaps are being replaced by health-related talk shows...

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Knight Rider's Justin Bruening To Romance Wonder Woman

March 25th, 2011 11:15am EDT
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Former Knight Rider star Justin Bruening has joined NBC's Wonder Woman pilot, TV Line reports.

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The reboot, penned by David E. Kelley, stars Adrianne Palicki as the titular ...

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Jesse McCartney Lands TV Role

February 4th, 2011 1:13pm EST
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Singer/songwriter Jesse McCartney is heading back to the small screen in a new TV role.

The pop star enjoyed numerous acting stints before shooting to fame in the music industry, winning two Daytime Emmy Award nominations for his part in soap opera All My Children, while he also appeared in short-lived 2004 TV series Summerland.

His later work includes 2008 independent film Keith and a voice role in 2009's Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel.

McCartney has now signed a deal to return to TV with a regular role in new series Locke & Key, which is based on the comic book of the same ...
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Notable 2010 Celebrity Deaths

December 31st, 2010 8:00am EST
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Fortunately, 2010 wasn't a big one for celebrity deaths. In 2009, several notables died, including Michael Jackson, Patrick Swayze and Farrah Fawcett.

May was a particularly bad month, in which stars such as Gary Coleman and Dennis Hopper passed away.

Casey Johnson, Johnson & Johnson heiress and fiancee of reality star Tila Tequila, died January 4 from diabetic ketoacidosis.

"All My Children" patriarch James Mitchell died on January 22, weeks shy of his 90th birthday. The cause was chronic obstructive pulmonary disease complicated by pneumonia.

"Poltergeist" star Zelda Rubenstein di...
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Vince Neil Confirmed For 'Skating With The Stars'

November 3rd, 2010 9:41am EDT
Vince Neil
Vince Neil has confirmed he's set to swap rock 'n' roll for ice dancing in new reality TV contest Skating With The Stars.

The Motley Crue frontman is leading the line-up for the first season of the Dancing With The Stars spin-off show, which will see celebrities pair up with professional figure skaters to compete against each other every week. Neil is joined by All My Children actress Rebecca Budig, Blade Runner star Sean Young, reality TV's Bethenny Frankel, Disney's Brandon Mychal Smith and former Olympic ski champion Jonny Moseley.

And the rock star has made a shock confession - he's...
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Lea Michele Relationship Rumors Ended Matthew Morrison's Engagement

May 12th, 2010 2:45pm EDT
Lea Michele
Matthew Morrison's fiancée Chrishell Stause called off their engagement after suspecting the actor was cheating on her with his Broadway pal Lea Michele.

The 31-year-old actor, who now co-stars with Michele in hit TV show Glee, proposed to All My Children star Stause in 2006 after dating for two-and-a-half years. However, their romance hit a stumbling block in June, 2007 when tabloid reports suggested Morrison was enjoying a fling with Michele.

The pair both dismissed claims of a romance, and while Stause insists it was a "false rumor," she admits Morrison did little to calm her fears o...
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Josh Duhamel Eyes Another Soap Stint

February 10th, 2010 5:11pm EST
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Josh Duhamel would love to revisit his soap opera roots - because he enjoyed his stint on "All My Children" so much. The "Transformers" star got his big break playing con artist Leo du Pres on the daytime program from 1999 to 2002, and even won a Daytime Emmy for Best Supporting Actor before his character was killed off.

But he insists he isn't too famous to revisit the small screen - especially because his on-screen demise was left open-ended.

He tells radio station 104.3 MYfm, "You know what? I would love to do that (return), actually. I would.

"I had so much fun on those shows f...
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Eva La Rue Engaged To Former Fiancé

January 6th, 2010 11:48am EST
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CSI: Miami star Eva La Rue is engaged to ex-boyfriend Joe Cappuccio again - nearly a year after they first called off their wedding plans.

The actress broke off her engagement to the seafood businessman in February and the couple then decided to part ways, according to RadarOnline.com. They reconciled in November and now they're once again hoping to exchange vows - after Cappuccio proposed for the second time during an island vacation.

She says, "It's a new one (ring)! We just got engaged a few days ago. We got engaged in Bora Bora just last week. It was just awesome. He had a table...
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Susan Lucci's L.A. Move For 'All My Children'

October 1st, 2009 3:01pm EDT
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Veteran actress Susan Lucci is abandoning her native New York for Los Angeles to keep her job - as the longtime star of hit TV series All My Children.

The 62-year-old has played seductress Erica Kane in the soap opera for nearly 40 years and is now uprooting her life for the series. Lucci will move west when the show leaves its longtime New York studios and begins production across the country early next year.

Her co-stars Thorsten Kaye and Ray MacDonnell, who has starred as Dr. Joe Martin in the series since its inception, have retired from the show and will not be making the cross...
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