ABC's summer breakout hit, Mistresses, scored big in the ratings Monday night. The season finale saw a rise in total views from the previous week by almost one million, and tied the series high in the coveted adult 18-49 demographic. The primetime soap opera also claimed the top spot in the hour in women 18-49. READ MORE
Could there be more steamy affairs in store for ABC’s Mistresses? According to TVLine, the alphabet network has given the show’s core cast members an extension of their contract through the end of September. The article also teases the possibility such a move could be because the network is contemplating a second season for the summer series.
While not a spectacular ratings performer, Mistresses — which stars Milano, Jes Macallan, Rochelle Aytes and Yunjin Kim as a quartet of pals grappling with infidelity, stalkers, reappearing presumed-dead spouses and other juicy soap-opera tropes — has been holding its own on Mondays at 10/9c opposite CBS’ mighty Under the Dome READ MORE
It's one thing to adore a principled, do-gooder, "Gladiator" in love with a married president (Hi, Scandal's Olivia Pope!), but is America actually ready to embrace a soap opera where several female protagonists are homewreckers? Apparently not, judging from the ratings for ABC's Mistresses. READ MORE
Julianne Moore (ex-Frannie Hughes, As the World Turns) and Amanda Seyfried (ex-Joni Stafford, All My Children) were among the former soap actresses who sparkled on the 70th Annual Golden Globes red carpet on January 13, in Los Angeles. See more red carpet photos after the jump!
General Hospital’s Bradford Anderson and Brandon Barash (pictured above), Nancy Lee Grahn, Sean Blakemore, Sean Kanan and Emily Wilson were among the ABC-TV stars who participated in the alphabet network’s 2013 Television Critics Association Press Tour event in Pasadena, CA on January 10.
From General Hospital to Revenge and the preview of the midseason drama Mistresses, ABC’s event featured a lot of daytime and primetime soapy goodness. See more photos from ABC’s 2013 Winter TCA Press Tour after the jump!