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ABC and Prospect Park continue down the rabbit hole. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ABC has countersued Prospect Park for breach of contract damages to the tune of $5 million dollars! This lawsuit comes on the heels of Prospect Park's Chapter 11 Bankruptcy news.
What do you think of the latest in the ABC/Prospect Park saga?
INTERVIEW: John-Paul Lavoisier on Beacon Hill, Spending Time With Tuc Watkins' Twins and Missing OLTLBy Melodie on February 18, 2014
One Life to Live's resident bad boy is back! John-Paul Lavoisier (ex-Rex Balsom) is making a return to soapdom in the highly-anticipated web sudser Beacon Hill. I caught up with the sexy actor, who revealed what he's been up to since saying goodbye to Llanview. He also provided insight into his new character, political heir Eric Preston.
Daytime Confidential: We haven’t seen you around in a while. What have you been up to since One Life to Live ended it’s run on ABC?
John-Paul Lavoisier: Since OLTL, I've been busy with babies! Really. My friend Tuc [Watkins] had twins last year, a boy and a girl, and I spend almost everyday with them. They're great. Tuc and I also do a really great 100 minute workout at Runyon Canyon called "The Full Dolores" three times a week. We have T-shirts. You get one once you complete "her." READ MORE
The hardest-working soap star on the web is at it again! In a partnership with lesbian-themed book publisher, Bella Books, Crystal Chappell is set to debut her latest web soap, Beacon Hill.
We caught up with Chappell to get all the dish on her latest venture. She also reveals which of her many daytime soap screen partners she misses smooching...
Daytime Confidential: Where did the idea for Beacon Hill come from?
Crystal Chappell: The idea for Beacon Hill came from the ladies at Bella Books. After years in the book distribution business, they decided to break into web series. They contacted Open Book in January of 2013. We loved the script! Formed a partnership and now here we are.
DC: What can you tell us about Claire Preston? What drives her?
CC: Claire is the daughter of a powerful Senator played by Ron Raines. She's lived her life in the public eye, and, of course, her father has very suffocating expectations of her. She lives in her own world drowning her pain in booze, but she also has a secret....a secret that if any one knew, would blow up the political world in Beacon Hill. READ MORE
Crystal Chappell doesn't know the meaning of the phrase "slow down". The ever-talented actress and producer has created what is certain to be another soapy, addictive and just plain sexy web series titled, Beacon Hill.
The series is based in the political arena and stars several daytime soap veterans. Alicia Minshew, Sarah Brown, Ricky Paull Goldin, Tina Sloan, Louise Sorel, Ron Raines, Melissa Archer, John-Paul Lavoisier, Scott Bryce, Jessica Morris, Rebecca Mozo and Chappell herself round out this stellar cast. Check out a synopsis and the trailer for Beacon Hill after the jump! READ MORE