HBO redefined how America looks at single women in New York with Sex and the City and Girls. Will it be able to do the same with Frisco gays? The cabler has announced the pick-up of an untiled, eight-episode dramedy about gay men in San Francisco.
If Hulu, Netflix, Amazon and DirecTV can all dive into original scripted programming, why not XBox? TVLine's Michael Ausiello is hearing MSN is in talks to reboot superhero sudser Heroes for its gaming console.
Details remain sketchy, but sources confirm that MSN is interested in relaunching the once red-hot NBC Universal franchise with new stories and heroes, while mixing in cameos from the original series’ cast (schedules and interest permitting). The talks are said to be in the preliminary stages. READ MORE
One of the most talented stars ever to grace daytime television is on her way to Port Charles, New York, according to several sources. We're hearing As The World Turns and The Young and the Restless alum Maura West is joining the cast of ABC Daytime's General Hospital in a top secret role. Keep checking back with Daytime Confidential as this casting bombshell develops!
More familiar faces are being tapped for the new All My Children. Guiding Light alum Paula Garces will play the character of Lea Marquez on the sudser. Lea is described as "a smart, savvy, beautiful woman who's devoted her life to a career of fighting crime and bringing down the bad guys." READ MORE
Former Guiding Light star Karla Mosley is enjoying some time on the front burner as troubled-yet-earnest Maya Avant on CBS Daytime's The Bold and the Beautiful. In the April 8 issue of Soap Opera Digest, the starlet offered up some insight into her character. Said Mosley:
"Maya is a force of nature," she enthuses. "She's got a lot of dreams, but she's naive in a lot of ways. She's very trusting, or she has been, and what I'm learning about her life is her Achilles' heel is these men who come into her life. She falls in love easily and she often gets burned. She's had this absolute train wreck of occurences over the past few years. Now, she's picking up the pieces of her life again."