General Hospital’s Laura Wright, Sean Blakemore, Haley Pullos and Jen Lilley (pictured above) were among the soap stars and industry members who celebrated the 2012 Daytime Emmy nominees at the Daytime Emmy Nominee Reception on June 14 by the Daytime Emmy Nominee Reception presented by the Television Academy (or Academy of Television Arts & Sciences).
Held at the SLS Hotel, the reception helped kick off the festivities leading up to daytime’s biggest night on June 23. See more photos after the jump!
Soap queen Genie Francis is quickly becoming to the Hallmark Channel what the Housewives franchise is to Bravo. The actress is reuniting with Ted McGinley for Notes From The Heart Healer, the third installment in the popular series of TV movies, which began with 2007's The Note.
In the feel good flicks, Francis portrays journalist Peyton MacGruder, who is forever solving romantic and sometimes tragic mysteries, always connected to some sort of central note. McGinley plays her husband in the films.
Notes From The Heart Healer airs Mother's Day Weekend (Saturday, May 12 and Sunday May 13) on the Hallmark Channel. Check your local listings. Watch a behind-the-scenes clip from the movie below!
Is the Hallmark Channel about to jump into the scripted series game? According to Ad Week they are!
While no decisions have been finalized, the network is at least considering adding a scripted series to the all-important 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. slot, according to a company executive. An announcement could be ready as soon as the network's upfront presentation to marketers in March. READ MORE
SOAPnet is giving a special gift to fans of General Hospital's Lucky Spencer (Jonathan Jackson). On Nov. 25, viewers can tune into "Lucky Friday", a five-hour marathon of episodes featuring Luke (Anthony Geary) and Laura's (Genie Francis) first born, starting at 7 pm EST. Check out the details after the jump!
Get ready for soap star power to light up the third season of Pretty the Series, beginning November 1. Soap icon Genie Francis, former As the World Turns star Martha Byrne, ex-General Hospital, Days of Our Lives and Another World star Denise Alexander and Law & Order’s Anthony Anderson bring the heat to the laugh-out-loud web series. Watch the season 3 trailer for Pretty after the jump! READ MORE
It looks as though Tristan Rogers (Colin) may not be the only one leaving The Young and the Restless. According to sources, Genie Francis (Genevieve) could be on her way out as well. Meanwhile, according to CBS Soaps In Depth, Sean Patrick Flannery (Sam), Eden Riegel (Heather) and Darius McCrary (Malcolm) are also being let go. Last night, Rogers announced on Twitter his character was departing Genoa City.