One Life to Live
Former One Life to Live star John Brotherton (ex-Jared Banks) has joined the cast of Vin Diesel and Paul Walker's next installment of the blockbuster Fast & Furious franchise. According to Deadline, Brotherton will portray Sheppard, the right hand man of Kurt Russell's recently added character, in Fast & Furious 7. Details about Russel's character have not been released.
On today's Daytime Confidential podcast Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dish the latest The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless headlines and storylines, including:
Eric and Quinn kiss on The Bold and the Beautiful? Is there anyone who actually wants to see Quinn end up in bed with the Forrester Paw Paw? Liam, Hope and Wyatt continue to cause drama for the Spencer, Forrester and Fuller families.
EJ sacrifices everything to save Sami from going to prison. Stefano makes EJ kiss his pinky ring and sign over every asset before he helps Sami. Abigail gets her V-Card swiped by Chad. JJ searches for a place to live. Jennifer discovers Theresa's embezzlement and fires her.
Sonny gets verbal diarrhea and splats Morgan's secret all over the wedding party. Will Lante learn the truth about Spixie's baby this week on General Hospital? Scrubs fans haven't had it easy with Kimberly McCullough off screen. With her return, the next time McCullough leaves General Hospital should she take Jason Thompson with her, so that Robin and Patrick can ride off into the sunset?
The Young and the Restless debuts Jonathan Jackson and Steve Burton's new song "You Killed Romeo." Dyldumb has a PTSD break from reality and kidnaps Adam and Chelsea's baby. Cane and Lily plot against Hilary. Nikki searches for her son. READ MORE
Have you ever wondered how Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels wind down after a Daytime Confidential podcast? Here's a treat from when we finished recording this week's episode, which will be published Tuesday.
On the brief installment, the gang discusses Steve Burton and Jonathan Jackson's musical debut on The Young and The Restless and have a brief sing-a-long of potential Genoa City-inspired songs. READ MORE
Perhaps The Mighty O isn't so mighty after all? In an all-too-human moment, Oprah Winfrey revealed she experienced symptoms of emotional overload, while trying to save OWN and filming The Butler. Here's what she said to Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson:
“In the beginning, it was just sort of speeding and a kind of numbness and going from one thing to the next thing to the next thing. I will tell you when I realized that I thought, ‘All right, if I don’t calm down I’m gonna be in serious trouble.’ I was in the middle of doing voiceovers, you know? And I remember closing my eyes in between each page because looking at the page and the words at the same time was too much stimulation for my brain.” READ MORE
If you thought former One Life to Live star Nathan Fillion looked good singing and dancing at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmys, it will equally warm your heart to know the actor is still a fan of soaps!
"It really made me sad to hear that One Life to Live was cancelled again," said Fillion. "I had such an incredible time on that show. It was my very first job. I am very sad that daytime is a dying breed; not just because we are going to be denied that source of entertainment, but because, for actors like myself, anybody who has ever done a soap can tell you it is the most incredible intense work experience you can ever put yourself into.Truly, the only people who don't respect daytime are the people who haven't worked in it. It's incredibly hard work and I learned from the best. I was very well cared for on that show, people who became my friends....I consider them to be the best in the biz." READ MORE