Connect with us

News

Susan Flannery named Greatest Soap Actress of All Time!

Photo Credit: JPI Studios

Photo Credit: JPI Studios

We Love Soaps countdown of the 50 Greatest Soap Actresses of All Time is now complete when it was revealed this morning that The Bold and the Beautiful’s Susan Flannery (Stephanie) was in at the number one slot!  The panel including: Damon Jacobs, Mimi Torchin, Roger Newcomb, Marlena De LaCroix and a host of other soap pundits in a point- voting system gave the four-time Daytime Emmy winner top honors.   Flannery’s legendary career started with her first Daytime Emmy wining performance as Laura Horton on Days of our Lives, and later she returned to daytime in the late 1980’s, with the then new soap, B&B as the matriarch of the Forrester clan, Stephanie.

As the results were posted over the last few days, here were the runner-ups to Flannery.  Tough choices to make between all these ladies!  In at number two, Guiding Light’s Kim Zimmer, and at number three, One Life to Live’s Erika Slezak.  In the fourth spot, Another World, Texas and GL legend, Beverlee McKinsey, and rounding out the top five, OLTL’s, Dorian, Robin Strasser.

READ MORE
The Bold and the Beautiful Ratings Winner With Phoebe is Beth Reveal
Click to comment
Advertisement

Leave a Reply

avatar
patrick
patrick

Given her remarkable run as B&B’s cornerstone, a strong argument can indeed be made for Flannery at #1. In centrality to a soap’s success, no other actress can match Flannery over the last quarter century. And she is perhaps the only remaining “diva” who did top-tier work (DOOL) in the 1960’s. But any such list that actually includes Sarah Felder and Patricia Pease over, say, Ruth Warrick or Eileen Fulton cannot be taken seriously. Was Felder’s brief stint at RH really that significant?

News

Mishael Morgan Returns To The Young and the Restless And Shares: “I Hope To Create Something New But Just As Special As That Girl You All Loved To Hate”

Big news was shared today as Daytime Emmy nominee, Mishael Morgan is back on CBS’ The Young and the Restless!

Morgan, who played the role of Hilary Curtis from 2013-2018 ,and then was killed-off the show is now back in Genoa City in a new role.  As fans of Y&R know, Mishael along with Bryton James (Devon) became part of the very popular duo known as “Hevon”.

Back in April of this year, Mishael reappeared on Y&R as a special guest in several episodes where she played Hilary’s ghost.  Since, Hilary was killed, Devon has begun a relationship with Elena (Brytni Sarpy).

In a post today via social media, Y&R announced the return of Morgan to the daytime drama series in a brand new role. (See below)

On her Instagram account, Morgan shared: “That’s right… I’m back!! This has been the hardest secret to keep! I am so happy & honoured to return to #YR. The time off was such a welcomed blessing, as I learned to juggle life, family & career, but I am so happy to be home! I want to take a second and thank all you diehard fans out there, who supported me so fiercely. This opportunity only came about because of YOU. I am so excited to be back home, doing what I love, with all of you cheering me on. I look forward to this new adventure and I hope to create something new but just as special as that girl you all loved to hate. Cheers to this new chapter, with old friends. Now let’s do the damn thing!

READ MORE
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL: Hope To Steffy, "I'm Taking My Daughter & Don't You Dare Try To Stop Me"

Check out the announcement of Mishael being back on Y&R.  Then, let us know if you are excited that she has returned to the series, but this time in a new role via the comment section below.

 

Continue Reading

General Hospital

GH Head Writers: Chris Van Etten and Dan O’Connor Reveal More Details On Michael E. Knight’s New Soap Role

When daytime favorite Michael E. Knight debuts on General Hospital on September 30th, he will not be coming to Port Charles as his former All My Children alter-ego Tad Martin; but instead will be playing a different character.

EW.com has first look photo of Knight in his new role and spoke directly to General Hospital co-head writers, Chris Van Etten and Dan O’Connor for the scoop on the ever-popular Knight’s return to ABC.  On GH. Michael will indeed play a new role.

According to the scribes: “There are a number of people in Port Charles who are in trouble and his character will have an impact on how their stories are solved or further complicated.”

Both Van Etten and O’Connor shared: “As we were writing his character, we found out that oh, we have even more use for him! It’s helpful to know who the actors are in this situation. We have lots of ideas on how we can expand his character and cross-pollinate his character.”

As to how long Knight will be sticking around Port Charles, that was not offered-up, but what was is that Michael’s new character will mix it up with Valentin Cassadine (James Patrick Stuart) with whom Knight worked with on All My Children when James played Will Cortlandt.

READ MORE
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL: Hope To Steffy, "I'm Taking My Daughter & Don't You Dare Try To Stop Me"

Because ABC now has the rights back in their possession to use the characters from One Life to Live and All My Children, Van Etten expressed: “We have conversations when we have these actors come back about whether it’s more useful or not to resurrect their characters. “=We’ll continue to have these as the opportunity arises.”

So, what do you think Michael E. Knight’s role will be based on these tidbits from the GH scribe? Share your theories via the comment section below.

 

Continue Reading

News

Peter Weber Is Revealed To Be The Next ‘Bachelor’

On the season finale of Bachelor in Paradise, the big question was finally answered.  Who would be the next star of the upcoming season of The Bachelor.  Well the wait is over and it turns out to be one of the runner-ups from Hannah Brown’s season of The Bachelorette.

Pilot Peter Weber has nabbed the spot of the next ‘Bachelor’ when the reality-competition series returns for its 24th season in January of 2020.  Weber follows Colton Underwood as the guy who will hopefully hand out a final rose to one woman that steals his heart from the bevy of contestants.

Weber and Hannah Brown’s chemistry was undeniable during this season of The Bachelorette.

After expressing his love to her and spending a memorable night in a windmill together, America was left shocked and heartbroken with Hannah’s decision to end the relationship. making him the second runner-up for her season.  Returning back to his home from Greece, Peter was forced to confront his pain and pick up the pieces of his broken heart.

Now, Peter is back to look for love a second time.   He said of the opportunity during a brief appearance on the Bachelor in Paradise finale: “I feel so grateful right now just to have this opportunity. “This is life-changing.”

So, are you glad Peter was named the next ‘Bachelor’? Comment below.

READ MORE
Matt Cedeno Debuts Tonight On 'Ambitions'
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Video du Jour

GH icon Genie Francis chats with Michael Fairman about her return to the soap as Laura after being taken off-contract earlier this year. Leave A Comment

The Michael Channel

Recent Comments

  • Lodi: “You have been in my prayers! Wishing you nothing but the best out out come & best in life.…
  • KMB: “Tori I so agree about Stefan and Laura!
  • KMB: “Cracks me up so many people assumed that Billy Miller was going to immediately go to Young and the Restless…
  • gh#1: “Actually pretty sure Drew would have gone through with having his old memories transferred if there had not been the…
  • dzzdee: “I hate that show, its so phoney and faux! Go away!
Advertisement

Power Performance

Stacy Haiduk as Kristen and Susan

Days of our Lives

Airdates: 8-22/23-2019

Advertisement

Popular