Monday, December 22, 2014

The Story of 'Days of our Lives' Baseball Player Paul Narita (Part 4)

Paul meets Will, who is writing a story about the mysterious baseball player.
Christopher Sean made his Days of our Lives debut on Friday, November 7 in the role of Paul Narita. Paul arrived at University Hospital to secretly get his torn rotator cuff fixed, and instantly charmed the women of Salem. Later, he ran into former love, Sonny Kiriakis (Freddie Smith) and it was obvious Paul still had feelings for him. Now, Sonny's husband, Will Horton (Guy Wilson), is writing a top-secret article on Paul.

Watch Part 1 (November 7-14, 2014), Part 2 (November 18-26, 2014) and Part 3 (December 1-11, 2014) of Paul's story, and then watch it continue below with episodes from December 16-19, 2014.

'Days of our Lives' Promo: No Place Like Salem For The Holidays

The extended Horton family celebrates Christmas.
A new promo for NBC soap opera Days of our Lives during the week of December 22-26, 2014, says "there's no place like Salem for the holidays."

Watch below for a sneak peek:

'The Young and the Restless' Promo: Hot! Hot! Hot!

"Gabriel" meets Billy while trying to come to an understanding with Jack.
CBS daytime soap opera The Young and The Restless is hot, hot, hot, with jaw dropping twists and turns

Watch the new Y&R promo below for a sneak peek.

'One Life to Live' and 'Desperate Housewives' Star Tuc Watkins Calls 'Modern Family' Couple Gay Equivalent to Blackface, Jesse Tyler Ferguson Responds

Tuc Watkins, Jesse Tyler Fergus

Former One Life to Live and Desperate Housewives actor Tuc Watkins, who came out publicly last year, shared his feelings about Modern Family's gay characters, Mitch (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) and Cam (Eric Stonestreet), in a Facebook post on Thursday:

Hmm. I think "Modern Family" is clever, hilarious, even terrifically subtle at times. But, for the most part, I have a hard time laughing at the gay guys. In fact, I kinda cringe. It feels a little bit like the gay equivalent of "blackface." It doesn’t feel "modern" at all.

Sure, people come in all shapes, sizes, etc. So why are we fed such 80s stereotypes every week?
Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson responded on Saturday:

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Larry Auerbach Dead at 91

Larry Auerbach on the set of Love of Life with Sammy Davis Jr. i n 1975.
Emmy-winning director Larry Auerbach died on Saturday from complications of glioblastoma in La Jolla, California He was 91.

Auerbach began his career in the late 1940s in Chicago, where he was a stage manager on such early shows as Kukla, Fran and Ollie, Studs' Place and the daytime drama Hawkins Falls.

Following a short stint on Zoo Parade, a live program from the Chicago Zoo with Marlon Perkins, Auerbach went on to become the first director of NBC’s Watch Mr. Wizard.

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Syfy Movie 'Christmas Icetastrophe' Premieres Tonight, Victor Webster. Jennifer Spence

Christmas Icetastrophe premieres December 20 on Syfy.

Syfy Original Movie Christmas Icetastrophe premieres on Saturday, December 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The film stars Victor Webster (Days of our Lives) and Jennifer Spence (Stargate Universe). The cast includes Mike Dopud (Cedar Cove) and Richard Harmon (Bates Motel).

An asteroid strikes a small town preparing for Christmas, triggering an explosive wave of ice crystals that threatens to freeze all life on Earth.

Watch a sneak peek of Christmas Icetastrophe below: