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Judith Light Talks Transparent As Amazon Prime Series Scores Golden Globe Nominations!

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Judith Light was the very special guest this morning on FOX New York morning show where she was discussing the hit Amazon Prime, now Golden Globe nominated series, Transparent!

Transparent received nominations this morning for Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical and for series star Jeffrey Tambor in the Best Actor, TV Series Comedy,

The former One Life to Live Daytime Emmy winner, recent Dallas cast member, and two-time Tony Award winning actress talked about the message of Transparent which is a story of man transitioning as a woman.

Light who has been a huge advocate for the LGBTQ community plays the ex-wife to lead Jeffrey Tambor said “It’s an extraordinary piece. It is her story. It is the story of what it means to be an authentic person who chooses to live an authentic life and a courageous life and what that does to everybody else.”

Light went on to say “What we found in the gay community is that they were teaching the world about sexuality. The transgender community is teaching people about gender presentation and gender fluidity.”

Transparent will film a second season according to Light in June of 2015!  Watch the segment with Judith after the jump! Then let us know if you have caught Transparent on Amazon Prime and let us know your thoughts on the series.

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Thank you, love Judith Light, love Transparent–a brilliantly funny, yet poignant, series.
I cannot wait for the next season. I am totally hooked.

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awwww 🙁
I do not have Amazon Prime ..
I never could rationalize the 100$ for it..
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it looks very good !!!!

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I didn’t pay a hundred dollars for it- I cannot remember what I paid for Amazon Prime.
I did pay 100.00 for Apple TV though.

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A great interview. Thank you for posting this Michael. Judith Light is a force of life. I love her.

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Love Judith Light. Loved Transparent, can’t wait for season 2….just wish her and Erika Slezak could do something together again…

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Where is Erica? Millions of fans want to know. She is sorely missed.

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‘Soap Opera Know-It-All’ Virtual Game Show Debuts

This week, the Michael Fairman Channel dropped the premiere episode of the first-ever virtual soap opera game show, Soap Opera Know-It-All.  

The game features four soap fans from around the country who test their knowledge against each other for prizes and the bragging rights to be the “Ultimate Know-It-All” come seasons end.

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With the coronavirus pandemic still among us and life not fully back to normal, the game show is produced and hosted by Michael Fairman that brought fans from different parts of the country together for the kick-off.  They are: Marni Ockene, Floyd Elwell, Nicholas Hess and Gina Patterson.

 

The game is played in two rounds, and the players receive points for each correct answer as they choose questions from 2 game board categories which are all soap operas; either primetime or daytime in a ‘Jeopardy’-like format.

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However, come the knock-out round we are left with two players who try to answer the final question from this week’s guest performer, The Young and the Restless‘, Sharon Case (Sharon).  If no one is eliminated, the game goes into “Sudden Death”.

On each new episode, different soap operas will be featured on the game board and/or in different amalgamations, plus you never know just which of your favorite soap stars might pop up!

Check out the premiere of “Soap Opera Know-It-All” below.  Then, let us know what you thought of it via the comment section below.

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Dallas and B&B Favorite, Patrick Duffy Finds Love Again at 71 with Actress Linda Purl

It’s never to late to fall in love again and Dallas star, Patrick Duffy (Ex-Bobby Ewing) is proof positive of that.  Duffy, who was married for 48 years to ballet dancer Carlyn Rosser till 2017, when she passed away due to cancer, has reconnected with Happy Days and motion picture and TV actress, Linda Purl whom he first met knew years ago.  Soap fans also remember Duffy’s turn from 2006-2011 on The Bold and the Beautiful as Stephen Logan.

According to PEOPLE and as it has turned out, the Covid-19 pandemic was actually the impetus for Duffy and Purl reconnecting after being casual friends for years, who had simply lost touched with one another..  However, during the Covid-19 lockdown, they happened to be on the same group text chain with other friends that eventually wound up with just the two of them chatting.

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Duffy shared,  “At that point, I loaded up my car and drove 20 hours and ended up on her doorstep just to see if it was real.  We haven’t been apart since.” He added, “I never thought for a minute this would happen again. I never thought I’d feel this way again.”

 

The actor who is going to be in the upcoming Lifetime holiday movie, People Presents: Once Upon a Main Street debuting on November 29th, noted on his relationship with Purl, that he know his beloved late wife would want him to be happy, expressing: “I  feel quite honestly, that it is keeping with the desires of my wife, the fact that we are intended to be happy.  So when it’s offered, think about it, do whatever you do, but don’t let it pass you up if it’s the right thing.”

So,  happy for Patrick that he has found love again after his enduring romance and life with his late wife? Comment below.

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Bradford Anderson, Melissa Fumero & Juan Pablo Di Pace To Appear In Virtual ‘Ballots Over Broadway’

Some of your favorites who have been in both daytime and primetime soaps will be participating in this Friday August 7th’s virtual event, “Ballot Over Broadway” to benefit Higher Heights for America and Field Team 6.

Look for General Hospital’s Bradford Anderson (Spinelli), and former Dallas and Fuller House star, Juan Pablo Di Pace (Ex-Nicolas Trevino, Dallas) to join the likes of Laura Benanti, Andre De Shields and so many more from Broadway, TV and Film in an intimate evening songs.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine and former One Life to Live star, Melissa Fumero (Amy and Ex-Adriana, respectively), will be speaking during the event.

Field Team 6 is a national volunteer army with a simple mission: Register Democrats. Save the world. By targeting places that need Democrats most, we aim to take the White House, flip the Senate, and expand our House majority.

Higher Heights is the only national organization providing Black women with a political home exclusively dedicated to harnessing their power to expand Black women’s elected representation and voting participation, and advance progressive policies.

The event kicks-off at 8PM PST/11 PM EST and to be able to view make sure to get your tickets or to donate by going to this link here.

So might you join the virtual event and watch Bradford, Melissa and Juan Pablo? Comment below.

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