Connect with us

As The World Turns

ATWT Replacement "The Talk" debuts Monday. Are you going to check it out? – Video

Photo Credit: JPI Studios

Photo Credit: JPI Studios

Monday is the day that The Talk premieres on CBS Daytime in the timeslot long designated to As the World Turns. We are sure for long time fans who miss the residents of Oakdale and are still grieving, it will be like ripping open a fresh wound.

Needless to say, in the last few days the hosts of the new mommie gabfest, Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Leah Ramini, Holly Robinson Peete, Marrisa Jaret Winokur and Sharon Osbourne have been making the PR rounds.  Today they appeared on CBS’s The Early Show to peddle the show.

Watch the new video promo for the series after the jump.  After seeing this, and if you are mom, does this hold any interest for you?  Let us know.

Click to comment
Advertisement

avatar
tahonia
Guest
tahonia

I have never watched the show that replaced Guiding LIght, and I will never watch the show that replaces As The World Turns. I’m bitter about losing my stories.

Devoted Fan
Guest
Devoted Fan

Could not have said it better myself.

mmc
Guest
mmc

Never!To take atwt away, and put this in it’s place is really sad!

Tee Monique
Guest
Tee Monique

This could make for an interesting show, but not in the 2 p.m. slot and would perhaps be best served on a cable channel like TLC or Lifetime… definitely not in the time slot where my As the World Turns should be.

No, I won’t watch. Please join us in boycotting The Talk & BBOS (Bring Back Our Soap) by writing to CBS. Here’s the form letter http://worldturns.webs.com/Moonves%20form%20letter.pdf

Just click, sign and send. It’s that easy.

Diana
Guest
Diana

I won’t be watching this show either. If ATWT were still on, and this came on afterwards, I might have…but since it canceled the only soap I watched, not a chance!

Stefanie
Guest
Stefanie

I most definitely will NOT be checking it out.

Ruth
Guest
Ruth

Will not watch the talk anymore. Do not like the replacemen ts. Get the original
cast back.

As The World Turns

ATWT Alum Michael Park Joins The Cast of Hulu Drama ‘Saint X’

Great news! Fans who have missed Michael Park (ex-Jack, As the World Turns) on the small screen will get a chance to see him once again in the new psychological drama series, Saint X.

The series will stream on Hulu and in it the two-time Daytime Emmy-winning actor will play the part of Bill Thomas, in the eight-episode series adapted from Alexis Schaitkin’s novel.

In story, Bill and his wife Mia Thomas (Betsy Brandt) are upper middle class parents of two, enjoying a family vacation in a Caribbean resort until one of their daughters goes missing.

According to Deadline, the series is told via multiple timelines and perspectives, explores and upends the girl-gone-missing genre as it explains how a young woman’s mysterious death during an idyllic Caribbean vacation creates a traumatic ripple effect that eventually pulls her surviving sister into a dangerous pursuit of the truth.

No further details have been been made available as to when the show will premiere on the streamer, but stay tuned for more updates.

So, excited to see Michael in Saint X? Comment below.

Continue Reading

As The World Turns

ATWT Alum Julianne Moore to Star In New Limited-Series

In casting news, Academy Award-winner and As the World Turns alum, Julianne Moore (Ex-Frannie and Sabrina Hughes) will star in a new period-piece drama for Sky and AMC.

Moore, who won a Daytime Emmy for her work on the beloved CBS soap back in 1988, will play Mary Villiers, Countess of Buckingham, in Mary & George.

Villers in 17th Century England moulded her  son, George, to seduce King James I and become his all-powerful lover. Through outrageous scheming, the pair rose from humble beginnings to become one of the richest, most titled, and influential mother and sons England had ever seen.

According to Deadline, the series is due to begin filming in early 2023 and is slated for an 8-episode run.

Mary & George will mark only the second time, Moore has starred in a TV drama, after her appearance in the 2021 Apple mini-series Lisey’s Story.

Julianne won her Oscar for Lead Actress back in 2014 for Still Alice, where she played a woman battling Alzheimer’s disease.

Intrigued to see Julianne in Mary & George? Comment below.

Continue Reading

As The World Turns

ATWT Alum Colleen Zenk Joins Tony Award-Winner, Michael R. Jackson For ‘As The Musical Turns: A Soap Inspiration’

Circle Friday Night, October 21st beginning at 6PM EST.  That’s when you can join a virtual event featuring former As The World Turns star, Colleen Zenk (ex-Barbara) who will join Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winner, Michael R. Jackson (A Strange Loop), for a very special discussion and more of his upcoming new musical to bow in 2023, White Girl in Danger.

The Zoom event is brought to you by The Hermitage Artist Retreat in partnership with Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe.

In As the Musical Turns: A Soap Inspiration, Michael will chat on how his new musical satire, White Girl in Danger was inspired by the soap opera genre that Zenk was front and center on for more than 30 years on the beloved CBS daytime drama.

Look for, White Girl in Danger to have its Off-Broadway production at Second Stage Theatre and The Vineyard Theater in the early part of the new year.

To register for As the Musical Turns: A Soap Inspiration’s virtual program click here.

Now, you can get inside scoop on this brilliant musical concept, and soon to be must-see theatre piece, that any soap fan will love!

So, looking forward to seeing Colleen and Michael virtually on October 21 and finding out more about ‘White Girl in Danger’ and its soapy inspirations? Comment below.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Video du Jour

DAYS Billy Flynn (Chad), Greg Rikaart (Le0) and Mary Beth Evans (Kayla) talk with Michael Fairman on the series move to Peacock and their latest storylines.. Leave A Comment
Advertisement

The Michael Channel

Advertisement

Recent Comments

Advertisement

Power Performance

Kelly Thiebaud as Britt

General Hospital

Airdate: 11-21/22/23-2022

Advertisement
Advertisement

Popular