It's the month for Valentine's and taking big leaps. Yup. It's a Leap Year February. Got any plans for February 29? One that we have is to be sure to tune in to Days of our Lives for Lucas' return. And we've got plenty more Buzz to share. Got Buzz? Contact us.
Soap Opera Buzz February 7, 2012
Can it be true? General Hospital's Kassie dePaiva (Blair -- hehe, it's so fun now saying that Blair is part of General Hospital), has just tweeted congrats to David Gregory (ex Ford, One Life to Live) who has landed a new gig on Gossip Girl! "GO BE A STAR DAVID!!!!! I'm proud of you! #DavidGregory To GOSSIP GIRL." We are, too! Speaking of Gossip Girl, did you guys know that the producer of Gossip Girl used to work for me on Law & Order! Small world.
Kim Zimmer (ex Reva, Guiding Light; ex Echo, One Life to Live) is starring in a play in Connecticut. It's called "Odysseus D.O.A." and runs from February 23 through March 24 at the Nafe Katter Theatre, Storrs Campus, University of Connecticut! For tickets call 860-486-4226 or visit http://www.crt.uconn.edu
Bold and the Beautiful fans you are in for a treat and some new intrigue. TV Guide is reporting that Fan fave Joanna Johnson is returning to the role of Karen Spencer this Spring. But she's not coming alone. She's got a daughter, Caroline, who is a young fashion student who will apply for a job at Forrester Creations. So who is Caroline's daddy? We hear it's NOT Ridge. Caroline is played by newcomer Linsey Godfrey. Both she and Johnson make their first appearance in the LA fashion world on Friday, March 27th.
She's back! At least that is what SOD is reporting. We speak of Robin Mattson who is on her way back to General Hospital as Heather Webber, Steve's mom. Mattson has played Heather Webber on and off since the early 1980s. Watch for her to hit Port Charles in the early Spring.
Soap Opera Buzz February 6, 2012
“Days of our Lives” actors James Scott (EJ), Galen Gering (Rafe), Eric Martsolf (Brady), Shawn Christian (Daniel), Wally Kurth (Justin), Matt Ashford (Jack) and Patsy Pease (ex-Kim) will be in attendance at the Days Charity Event on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, 2012 at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia. The weekend will start with a “Kick Off Party” on Friday at 7pm, where some of the actors may attend. Then on Saturday, the Questions & Answers Session will be held from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, the Meet & Greet will be held from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM and the Cocktail Reception will be held from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Here's what the Days stars are saying about this event...
“I have the great privilege of being invited to many different charity events, but I’ve always considered the events coordinated by “Days Charity Events” to be the most worthwhile and the most fun.” James Scott (EJ, “Days of our Lives”) “I love being with the fans and the best part is when it’s something you believe in and you know that the events are run by good people.” Brandon Beemer (Owen, “Bold and the Beautiful”) Tickets prices start as low as $20 per person and the events will have novelties, raffles, and auctions available. For more information please go to www.dayscharityevents.com. The events are coordinated and organized by Days Charity Events Inc. Please note: All celebrity guests have agreed to and confirmed their appearance on the date listed above but if unforeseen circumstances do arise and the celebrity cancels or is replaced this is beyond our control and beyond the control of the actor. We will do everything we can so this does not happen but we thank you for your understanding if it does. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.
General Hospital's Laura Wright (Carly) is bringing her Standing Sun Wines to Cleveland. She recently tweeted: "March 24th We r coming to Cleveland-- Wine Tasting Event at Hilarities Pickwick & Frolic Restaurant Cleveland, Ohio 1-4pm $75 -216-241-7425"
Young and the Restless Christian LeBlanc (Michael) is heading to Eugene, OR on Feb 9th for a luncheon and meet & greet. Tickets are $75 for VIP seating, and $35 for the cheap seats. Get yours now!
In some fun news, your Soapdom QueenRuler (namely yours truly, Linda Marshall-Smith) shares a birthday with As the World Turns Marie Masters and Trent Dawson! Yup. The three of us were born February 4th. How cool is that?
One Life to Live's Catherine Hickland (Lindsay) has a new YouTube channel. Go visit!
General Hospital's Jen Lilley (Maxie) is keeping herself quite busy. She just tweeted: "Today I: taped GH, had a feature film audition, and 2 callback auditions. I think it's safe to say I'll be asleep by 8. Haha" Stay tuned for Soapdom's very telling interview with Lilley coming this week!