| May 9, 2015
| 7:01 AM
"General Hospital" just keeps making headlines. The ABC soap, which marked its 52nd anniversary on April 1, is going live with telecasts on Friday and May 18.
Fans can expect a Port Charles wedding, shocking revelations and a citizen who's determined to...
| May 8, 2015
| 12:56 PM
Actor Anthony Geary, whose character Luke Spencer's marriage to Laura in 1981 on "General Hospital" was the biggest moment in daytime television history, is leaving the soap opera after nearly three decades in the role.
It was Geary's decision to leave,...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 10:37 PM
Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.
"General Hospital" and "The Young and the Restless" were the...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 2:21 AM
You'll find weekend suspense on "Game of Thrones," on "The Good Wife" and at the Daytime Emmys. You'll be hearing a lot of reports about Bruce Jenner's big interview.
There should be a misery index for some Sunday night dramas.
"Game of Thrones," at 9...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 10:11 AM
How to cap off a big week for "General Hospital"? With a big announcement.
The ABC drama, which turned 52 on Wednesday, will offer live broadcasts from Los Angeles on May 15 and 18, the network announced Thursday.
Do you flash to "Tootsie" when you...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 1:38 PM
The Daytime Emmy Award nominations landed Tuesday, with usual suspects such as Ellen DeGeneres and "General Hospital" getting plenty of attention.
But there were also quite a few nods for Amazon and Netflix, in yet another sign of the growing clout of...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 2:19 PM
While the Spanish-language channels such as Telemundo and Univision have received much attention for their telenovela serial dramas, Nickelodeon has had success of its own with the daily scripted series for kids.
The channel just renewed "Every Witch...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Pop, the new fan-oriented entertainment cable outlet set to launch in 2015 out of what is currently known as TVGN, said it would launch six new original series when it debuts in 2015, along with live red carpet specials during the awards season, and a...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:09 AM
"The Chair" (Starz, Saturdays). Reality shows sometimes bill themselves as "experiments," to sound as if something surprising were going to happen, some new thing would be learned that the producers hadn't already accounted for in their memos and pitches....
| Aug 19, 2014
The History channel is promoting its upcoming "Houdini" miniseries with interactive bus shelters challenging Chicagoans to hold their breath for three minutes — duplicating one of the magician's legendary tricks.
The two-day series will run...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Between his gigs in front of the camera as an actor and increasingly behind the camera as a director, not to mention his writing career and a highly anticipated Comedy Central roast, James Franco will find the time to host a new art-related series for the...