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'General Hospital' Sneak Peek: Ava, Nina and the Needle of Doom

Ava (Maura West) and Nina (Michelle Stafford). Photo Credit: ABC During the week of November 3-7, 2014 on ABC soap opera General Hospital , Nina (Michelle Stafford) spirals out of control. Alone with Ava (Maura West), Nina threatens to inject her very pregnant enemy for a second time. "A liquid drug works at lot faster and stronger than pills," Nina explains to Ava. "I know from personal experience because my mother injected me with a liquid form of anti-depressants to give me a miscarriage." "How ironic, a needle to my baby away," Nina goes on to say, "but this needle will give me my baby back." Watch a GH sneak peek below:

'General Hospital' Sneak Peek: Liz Tells Jake He'll Never Be Able To Pay His Hospital Bills Unless He Remembers He's a Rockefeller, or a Quartermaine

Liz (Rebecca Herbst) and "Jake" (Billy Miller). Photo Credit: ABC During the week of November 3-7, 2014 on ABC soap opera General Hospital , Elizabeth (Rebecca Herbst) is outraged when she looks at Jake's (Billy Miller) hospital bills and finds he owes "hundreds of thousands of dollars" that are due in 10 days. "This isn't right," Liz declares. "Short of remembering you're a Rockefeller or a Quartermaine you're never going to be able to pay this." But that's not even Jake's biggest problem. Where is he going to go once he leaves the hospital? Watch a GH sneak peek below:

'Days of our Lives' Sneak Peek: Marie Wilson Debuts as Bree

After saying goodbye to Hope, Bree runs into Aiden.  Actress Marie Wilson ( As the World Turns , Port Charles ) makes her first appearance on NBC soap opera Days of our Lives tomorrow. Wilson plays the character of Bree, an old acquaintance of Hope's (Kristian Alfsonso) who turns out to be someone from Aiden's (Daniel Cosgrove) dark past. Watch a sneak peek Bree scene from the Friday, October 31 episode of Days below:

33 'Hawaii Five-0' Hidden Nods to the Original CBS Series

Through the past five years, Hawaii Five-0 has often honored the original series, which ran on CBS from 1968-1980, with references to its predecessor hidden within the episodes. In celebration of the 100th episode that airs Friday, November 7 (9 p.m. ET/PT), below is a list of those nods to the legendary original series hidden within the current one. 1. Pilot – McGarrett’s 1974 Mercury Marquis is the actual car from the original series. It was owned by Jack Lord himself and is seen several times throughout the series. 2. Pilot – "Book’em Danno" - The most famous line from the original series was said for the first time in the pilot and often repeated throughout the series. 3. Pilot – Danny (Scott Caan) is the only member of Five-0 to wear a shirt and tie – similar to how the original Five-O team always wore suits to the office.

'The Bold and the Beautiful' Stars Ashleigh Brewer, Darin Brooks, Scott Clifton and Kimberly Matula Will Appear on 'The Talk' November 5

Four stars from CBS daytime drama The Bold and the Beautiful will appear on The Talk , Wednesday, November 5. Ashleigh Brewer (Ivy Forrester), Darin Brooks (Wyatt Spencer), Scott Clifton (Liam Spencer) and Kimberly Matula (Hope Logan Spencer) will talk about their show's recent location shoot in the Netherlands, which airs in November. RELATED: * 'The Bold and the Beautiful' Releases Details of Amsterdam Location Shoot, Ferry Doedens to Guest Star * 'The Bold and the Beautiful' Amsterdam Spoilers: One Couple Finds Love, Another Falls Apart * 'Cedar Cove' Star Dylan Neal Recalls his 'Bold and the Beautiful' Stripper Days

'How to Get Away with Murder' Sneak Peek: Freakin-Whack-A-Mole

How to Get Away with Murder airs Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. The ends may justify the means on tonight's new episode of ABC's smash hit How to Get Away with Murder , airing at 10 p.m. ET/PT. In "Freakin-Whack-A-Mole," a case gets personal for Annalise and the team when their client is a man from the projects who was sentenced to death by Asher’s father several years ago. Meanwhile, Wes is still angry at Annalise for hiding information about Lila’s case, so Annalise must convince him to get back in line. In flash-forwards, we find out exactly where Asher was on the night of the murder. Watch a sneak peek video below:

'Scandal' Preview: Olivia Defends a Convicted Assassin, Mellie Bonds With a Former First Lady

Scandal airs tonight at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Olivia finds herself defending a convicted assassin in this week's new Scandal , airing Thursday, October 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. In the episode, titled "An Innocent Man," Olivia is summoned by a convicted assassin who claims he was wrongly accused, and Mellie becomes intrigued by a former first lady whose stories seem to be strikingly similar to her own. Meanwhile, Elizabeth inches closer to corrupting the White House and Fitz makes a shocking move. Watch a sneak peek video below:

'Days of our Lives' Star Deidre Hall Featured on the Next 'Oprah: Where Are They Now?'

Days of our Lives star Deidre Hall is featured on the November 2 episode of Oprah: Where Are They Now? In the next all-new episode of the popular series Oprah: Where Are They Now? , Oprah Winfrey sits down with actress Melissa Gilbert who talks about growing up on Little House on the Prairie , her life away from the spotlight and opens up for the first time about a private family tragedy. Deidre Hall will talk about playing Dr. Marlena Evans on Days of our Lives since 1976. Hall will also share about the close bond she still shares with the surrogate mother to her two sons. Plus, the first-ever Star Search Grand Champion Sam Harris, and find out where The Drew Carey Show's Kathy Kinney is today. Watch a sneak peek below:

ABC Shifts 'The View' to News Division

ABC announced Thursday that it is shifting The View from the network's entertainment division to its news division. In a note to his staff on the matter, ABC News President James Goldston wrote that The View "has always operated at the intersection of opinion and news." This season is hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O'Donnell, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace.

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Unveils 'Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas' Holidy Programming Event

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries unveils its blockbuster annual holiday-themed programming event, "Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas," on October 31 with 1300 hours of the most sought-after, traditional and cherished Christmas programming, including an exclusive lineup of the highest-rated Holiday Original Movies of all time from Crown Media Family Network's robust library, airing exclusively on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. The 24/7 holiday schedule will also feature the World Premiere of two brand-new Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Originals, Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas and The Christmas Secret, celebrated movies from the Hallmark Hall of Fame Christmas Collection, the annual Yule Log burning brightly from Christmas Eve through Christmas morning and timeless seasonal favorites every Thursday night, embarking on the biggest holiday programming event the network has ever seen. "Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is the exclusive home of traditional a

EXCLUSIVE: Emmy Winner Eileen Davidson To Guest Star On 'Youthful Daze'

Emmy winner Eileen Davidson will guest star in Youthful Daze . Hit teen soap Youthful Daze has scored yet another Season 3 casting coup with the addition of Emmy winner Eileen Davidson, currently starring in daytime dramas The Young and the Restless and Days of our Lives . Davidson was named Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her brilliant performance as Kristen DiMera on NBC's Days of our Lives last year. In September, she returned to her original daily serial, The Young and the Restless , full-time as Ashley Abbott. In addition to two concurrent daytime roles, Davidson is also an eagerly anticipated addition to the upcoming season of Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills .

'Nashville' Ratings Up For Second Week in a Row, Equals Season High

Sara Evans and Luke Wheeler perform "Put My Heart Down" on ABC's Nashville Last night's episode of Nashville on ABC was up for the 2nd week in both Total Viewers (+4% - 5.6 million vs. 5.4 million) and Adults 18-49 (+7% - 1.5/4 vs. 1.4/4) to match season highs and equal its best numbers since last December (since 12/4/13). Nashville caught CBS' Stalker in the hour for the first time among Adults 18-49. In addition, the third-year drama grew over its year-ago telecast (5.2 million and 1.4/4) in Total Viewers (+8%) and Adults 18-49 (+7%).

Hulu Gives 'Casual' Ten Episode Straight-to-Series Order

Hulu has given a ten episode straight-to-series order to Casual , a single-camera, half-hour comedy series from Lionsgate Television to be executive-produced by Oscar nominated director Jason Reitman ( Up in the Air , Juno ), series writer Zander Lehmann and Reitman's production partner Helen Estabrook ( Whiplash , Young Adult ), the company announced today. Casual will debut on Hulu in 2015, with Reitman set to direct the premiere episode. Casual follows the story of a dysfunctional family with a bachelor brother and his newly divorced sister. Together, they coach each other through the crazy world of dating (on-line and off), while living under one roof again and raising a teenager.

Sami Leaves Salem Today, Alison Sweeney Says Goodbye to 'Days of our Lives'

Alison Sweeney leaves Days of our Lives today after more than 21 years on the iconic soap opera. Watch her farewell interview below which includes some memorable moments from the life of Sami Brady.

'General Hospital' November Sweeps Teasers

Buckle up and get ready for addictive, can't miss November episodes of General Hospital on ABC. Dirty little lies always have a way of coming out and impacting the residents of Port Charles, and now multiple lives are at stake as everyone seems to want revenge. Below are some of the exciting stories happening over the next month (Warning: Spoilers ahead): * Franco (Roer Howarth) and Carly (Laura Wright) plan to get married on October 31, but what tricks does Franco have up his sleeve?

'Nashville' Preview: CMA Award Nominations Are Announced Pitting Rayna Against Luke, Sara Evans Performs

Sara Evans and Luke Wheeler perform "Put My Heart Down" on ABC's Nashville On this week's new Nashville , Juliette bravely faces her new reality and the CMA Awards nominations are announced pitting Rayna against Luke. Sara Evans, Robin Roberts and Amy Robach guest star as themselves. Nashville airs Wednesday, October 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. In the episode, titled "Nobody Said It Was Going to be Easy," after a health scare, Juliette decides to ask Avery if he wants to be a part of her life as the baby’s father. Then, Gunnar deals with some recent life changing news and seeks advice from Scarlett. Meanwhile, Rayna sweeps the nominations for the CMA Awards but is up against her fiancĂ© Luke for the most prized "Entertainer of the Year" category. Her glory is abruptly interrupted when she finds out Maddie and Daphne have been misbehaving back at home. While out on tour, Deacon finds his purpose in music thanks to the help of Pam, a backup sin

Stephen Schnetzer and Alexandra Neil Played Parent's of Murder Victim in 'Forever'

Former soap stars Stephen Schnetzer and Alexandra appeared in ABC's Forever on Tuesday night. Stephen Schnetzer, who starred for over 16 years as Cass Winthrop on NBC soap opera Another World , was a guest performer on Tuesday night's episode of Forever on ABC. Schnetzer, who also starred in Days of our Lives and One Life to Live , brought the character of Cass to As the World Turns and Guiding Light following the cancellation of Another World . Also appearing was Alexandra Neil, who starred in many daytime dramas, including Guiding Light , Texas , Search for Tomorrow and Another World .

Judith Light to Serve as National Ambassador of 2015 'Kids' Night on Broadway'

Two-time Tony Award winner Judith Light will serve as the 2015 "Kids' Night on Broadway" National Ambassador. The 19th "Kids' Night on Broadway" will take place Friday, January 9, 2015 to Thursday, January 15, 2015. "Broadway has always been and always will be such an important part of my life. I love the magic that happens on the stage, the joy of bringing unique and creative stories to life, and the opportunity to participate in such a welcoming, friendly community that shares a deep passion for the art of theatre," said Light. "I'm also thrilled that we can bring a focus to LGBT equality through the collaboration with Point Foundation, an organization deserving of recognition for their efforts to promote the continued education of LGBT students."

42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Will Be Held On April 26, 2015; Guest Performer Category Added

The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2015, with the Creative Arts ceremony taking place on Friday, April 24. Nominations will be revealed on Thursday, March 26. New Categories: * Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series recognizes the work of an actor or actress who has made a limited number of appearances on a Daytime Drama during the 2014 Calendar year. * Outstanding Performer in a New Approaches Drama Series recognizes the work of an actor or actress only appearing on a New Approaches Drama Series. The award will be for a lead or supporting role. * Talk Show Hosts have been separated out into two categories: Outstanding Host in an Entertainment Talk Show and Outstanding Host in an Informative Talk Show. * Outstanding Directing in a Game Show is returning. Game show writers will enter in to Outstanding Special Class Writing, as they did in the past. Category Changes and Adjustments: * Drama Performers will submit a Pre-N

Jake Silbermann to Star in New Production of Steve Martin’s 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile'

Former As the World Turns star Jake Silbermann will make his next stage appearance in Steve Martin's "Picasso at the Lapin Agile." Long Wharf Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein and Managing Director Joshua Borenstein and in association with Jonathan Reinis Productions and Stephen Eich, presents "Picasso at the Lapin Agile," directed by Edelstein, running November 26 through December 21, 2014 on the Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck Mainstage Theatre. Tickets are $25-75. The press opening is Wednesday, December 3 at 7:30 pm. The cast includes Penny Balfour (Germaine), Grayson DeJesus (Picasso), Tom Riis Farrell (Freddy), Ronald Guttman (Sagot), David Margulies (Gaston), Dina Shihabi (Suzanne/Countess/Female Admirer), Jake Silbermann (A Visitor), Jonathan Spivey (Schmendiman), and Robbie Tann (Einstein.)

21 Years After Debuting as Lucky Spencer, Jonathan Jackson's Star is Still on the Rise

Jonathan Jackson first appeared as Lucky Spencer on ABC daytime drama General Hospital on October 27, 1993. Five Emmy Awards and 21 years later, Jackson's career is still on an upward trajectory with a starring role in primetime and a brand new album. Jackson plays Avery Barkley in Nashville , currently in its third season on ABC. Avery fell in love with feisty country music diva Juliette Barnes (Hayden Panettiere) but dumped her after learning she had sex with slimy Edgehill boss Jeff Fordham (Oliver Hudson). Avery hit the bottle and his life fell apart, and now he's dealing with the fact that Juliette is pregnant with his baby. In a recent episode, the troubled character alters the verses to "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World," changing the tune from a happy love song into a bitter breakup ditty, showing off Jackson's range as both an actor and singer. As Avery's downward spiral continues, Jackson is turning in one mesmerizing performance after a

Elizabeth Norment Dead at 61

Elizabeth Norment, who played Frank Underwood's ever-faithful executive secretary, Nancy Kaufberger, in House of Cards , died on October 13. Norment passed away at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, but no other details about her death are available at this time. She was 61. Her co-star Kevin Spacey was among the first to honor the actress.

'EastEnders' Praised for LGBT Domestic Violence Storyline

EastEnders Tosh hits Tina. Tuesday night's episode of the British soap opera EastEnders featured another clash between Tina Carter (Luisa Bradshaw-White) and Fiona 'Tosh' Mackintosh (Rebecca Scroggs), which saw the latter punch her girlfriend after being slapped. The storyline is earning praise for its realistic portrayal of domestic violence. "As an organization we were thrilled to be asked to advise on the Tosh and Tina storyline, and saw it as a great opportunity to get the subject of LGBT domestic violence into the public domain," Jo Harvey Barringer, managing director of Broken Rainbow UK, told the official EastEnders website. "We were very conscious that the storyline needed to portray the very real experiences our service users tell us about. Although there are a number of similarities to women experiencing abuse in heterosexual relationships - the ways they can all experience psychological, sexual, physical and financial violence and abuse

Indie Comedy 'Flip and Glib... And The Theory of Everything' Premieres November 10

Annie Abrams and Stephanie Erb star in Flip and Glib... And The Theory of Everything . Discover the meaning of the Universe, why we are here and if those lights coming from your garbage disposal are aliens - or not - when the brand new web comedy Flip and Glib... And The Theory of Everything , premieres on Monday, November 10. "Writing and producing this web series has been an entirely new and exciting challenge for me," reveals Stanley Drama Award winning writer, Richard Hirsch, "as well as a ton of fun. As with a play I might write for the stage, my goal is to have audiences be entertained as they contemplate matters of substance." Starring Stephanie Erb (recently seen as Sharon's therapist on The Young and the Restless ), Annie Abrams ( Without A Trace ), and Patrick J. Rafferty ( Phineas & Ferb ). The project is directed by veteran character actor/voice over artist, Mark L. Taylor. Watch the Flip and Glib trailer below:

'Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove' Renewed for Third Season on Hallmark Channel

Andie MacDowell stars in Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove on Hallmark Channel. Photo Credit: Copyright 2014 Crown Media United States, LLC/Photographer: Katie Yu Hallmark Channel has given a third season renewal to its first-ever original scripted primetime series, Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove , based on the New York Times bestselling author’s beloved book series and starring internationally renowned actress Andie MacDowell, . “Debbie Macomber’s Cedar Cove” finished its second season as the #1 Primetime Drama on Saturday Nights at 8 p.m. " Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove has captivated millions of viewers week after week with emotional, riveting and poignant stories of romance, family and friendships in an idyllic seaside town," said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President, Programming, Crown Media Family Networks. "It is not surprising that Cedar Cove is touching so many viewers, and we owe that success to our star Andie MacDowell and this phenomenal cas

Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Not 'On The Same Page' as 'The Bold and the Beautifiul'

Jacqueline MacInnes Wood still appears in the opening credits of CBS daytime drama The Bold and the Beautiful but schedule conflicts are preventing her from returning to the role of Steffy Forrester. the actress explains in a new post on her Facebook page. "As much as I love The Bold and The Beautiful and still wanted to be apart of it. Unfortunately we weren't on the same page contractually/scheduling etc.," she wrote. "These things happen in this industry and I hope all my fans can understand that. I am a huge supporter of Brad Bell and the entire cast and crew. Love and kisses to all of my fans. I really do care about you all.... Hey! If characters can be recast, shot, fall down elevator shafts and come back to life months/years later lol then never say never. XOXO Love u all and will DEFINITELY keep u posted on future projects."

'The Young and the Restless' Star Eric Braeden Visits 'AfterBuzz TV' (Video)

Eric Braeden has played Victor Newman on The Young and the Restless since 1980. On Monday, October 27, Daytime Emmy Award and People's Choice Award winner Eric Braeden (Victor Newman on CBS' The Young and the Restless ) stopped by Maria Menounos' online broadcast network, AfterBuzz TV , to talk with host Yael Tygiel about his career, the future of "Nictor" and the importance of healing the reputation of Germans. Best known for his performance on a top rated soap opera for over 34 years, it's surprising to hear Braeden express that he did not initially intend on sticking. "I thought I was going to do it for three months," he explained. "I couldn’t stand the medium. It was too fast. It was too – it was simply too fast." Braeden goes on to add, "They introduced one storyline that I liked very much, when they explained why Victor Newman was who he was, he had grown up in an orphanage, and that explained his character. And I knew

Jake Silbermann Guest Stars in 'Person of Interest' November 18

Jake Silbermann guest stars in Person of Interest on November 18 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. As the World Turns alum Jake Silbermann is among the guest stars in the November 18 episode of CBS drama Person of Interest . He will be playing Phil Lamm. In the episode, titled "Point of Origin," Reese (Jim Caviezel) volunteers as an NYPD police academy instructor in order to keep an eye on a talented young officer whose suspicious actions make him question her motives. Meanwhile, Martine (Cara Buono) – armed with information from Samaritan – hunts a member of the team. Watch a sneak peek below:

MTV Orders 'Scream' Adaptation Series to Premiere October 2015

MTV has given a full series order to its TV adaptation of Scream , the 1996 slasher film and subsequent box office-busting horror franchise. The show will premiere in October 2015 with 10 episodes. The co-production with Dimension TV was first announced in May 2013, including a pilot order with Ravenswood writer Jill Blotevogel running the show and Jay Beattie and Dan Dworkin ( Criminal Minds ) penning the script. The series found its cast and director ( Jamie Travis ) in August. Harvey and Bob Weinstein will executive produce alongside Wes Craven, Tony DiSanto, Liz Gateley, Marianne Maddalena, and Cathy Konrad. The high school-set series will follow a slew of not-yet-slain students: shy popular girl Emma (Willa Fitzgerald), artsy loner Audrey (Bex Taylor-Klaus), computer geek Noah (John Karna), all-American athlete Will (Connor Weil), ferocious socialite Brooke (Carlson Young), and mysterious new kid Kieran (Amadeus Serafini). The show also stars Joel Gretsch as Sheriff Clark Hu

VH1 Original Movie 'Drumline: A New Beat' Draws 3.3 Million Viewers

Drumline: A New Beat was watched by 3.3 million viewers on Monday night. Last night's premiere of the VH1 Original Movie Drumline: A New Beat did not miss a beat drawing in 2.4 million total viewers and averaging a 1.4 in the key Adult 18-49 demo during its 9 p.m. premiere. When combined with the 11:30 p.m. encore, 3.3 million total viewers tuned in to watch the Atlanta A&T drumline burn up the field Monday night.

Hallmark Channel Original Movie 'The Good Witch's Wonder' Averages 2.5 Million Viewers, Network's Most Watched Film of 2014

The Good Witch's Wonder premiered to strong ratings. Photo Credit: Copyright 2014 Crown Media United States, LLC/Photographer: Russ Martin The world premiere of the Hallmark Channel's original movie, The Good Witch's Wonder , spellbound audiences Saturday night averaging 2.5 million total viewers and becoming the network's most watched film of 2014 to-date. The 7th installment in Hallmark Channel's longest running original movie franchise, the film debuted on October 25, 2014 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, as the network gears up to transition The Good Witch into a weekly original series. The series will launch in February 2015, with Catherine Bell reprising her signature role as Cassie Nightingale and Bailee Madison ( Just Got With It , Trophy Wife , Northpole ) and James Denton ( Desperate Housewives ) joining the cast in supporting roles.

Corbin Bleu and Colleen Zenk Headline World Premiere of 'Family Shots' at The Human Race Theatre in Dayton

Colleen Zenk, Corbin Bleu. Photo Credits: Deborah Feingold, Blackwell Photography Actors Corbin Bleu and Colleen Zenk have joined the cast of Michael Slade's newest play, "Family Shots," making its world premiere with The Human Race Theatre Company in January 2015 at The Loft Theatre in downtown Dayton. Charming family patriarch Sam Baker lies in a hospital bed, recovering from an apparent heart attack, but his wife, Marsha (Zenk), won’t stop making the crisis all about her—much to the dismay of their son, Aaron (Bleu). The young photographer wonders why his parents even stay together while he and his husband, Malcolm, deal with their own issues as newlyweds. Intimate, yet universal, "Family Shots" is a wildly funny and touching comedy about marriage—its joys, challenges and responsibilities—and what's worth fighting for. The production runs January 22 – February 8, 2015 and will be directed by The Human Race's producing artistic director, Kevin Moo

Lifetime Movie "Wally Lamb's Wishin' and Hopin'" Premieres December 6, With Narration by Chevy Chase and Starring Molly Ringwald

Molly Ringwald stars in Wally Lamb's Wishin' and Hopin' . Photo by Pietro Camardella Copyright 2014 Lifetime original movie Wally Lamb's Wishin' and Hopin' premieres Saturday, December 6 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Based on the New York Times best-selling Christmas novel by Wally Lamb comes the new Christmas classic, starring Molly Ringwald and featuring narration by Chevy Chase as the narrator.

'Dynasty' Legend Joan Collins to Guest Star in 'Queens of Drama'

'80s primetime soap stars Donna Mills and Joan Collins on the set of Queens of Drama . Dynasty legend Joan Collins will guest star on an upcoming episode of Pop's new series Queens of Drama , according to The Wrap . Queens of Drama is a docu-series featuring daytime and primetime soaps stars as they attempt to produce a new primetime serial drama to star in. The cast will need to work in front of and behind the cameras as they develop, pitch, and produce this new steamy series hoping to land a pilot deal by the end of the season. The all-star cast includes Lindsay Hartley ( All My Children, Days Of Our Lives ), Crystal Hunt ( Guiding Light, One Life To Live ), Vanessa Marcil ( Beverly Hills, 90210, General Hospital ), Chrystee Pharris ( Passions, General Hospital ) and Hunter Tylo ( The Bold and The Beautiful ). Mills, an alum of Knots Landing and Melrose Place currently starring in General Hospital , will make special appearances on the program. The show is pr

Charles Shaughnessy To Guest Star in 'Revenge' on November 9

Gabriel Mann and Charles Shaughnessy on the set of Revenge . Photo Credit: Twitter (@C_Shaughnessy) Former Days of our Lives star Charles Shaughnessy will guest star in the November 9 episode of ABC's Revenge. His character's name is Charles Dawson. Shaughnessy is currently starring in indie web series The Bay .

'The Straight Out Report' Premieres November 7 on Logo, Hosted by Stephen Guarino and Mike E. Winfield

The Straight Out Report premieres November 7 on Logo. Logo TV will debut a new comedic/satirical program, The Straight Out Report , on Friday, November 7 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Hosts Stephen Guarino, who's gay, and Mike E. Winfield, who's straight, agree, disagree, and agree to disagree on a week’s roundup of everything from high culture to low. This marks the first time that two men of different sexual orientations and races have co-hosted a weekly television show focused on their perspectives around the news of the day. For a sneak peek at the series, click here. "By spotlighting each host’s distinct and hilarious viewpoint, The Straight Out Report not only offers a fresh perspective on the headlines and newsmakers of the day, but also underscores that comedy is the perfect device to emphasize our similarities and differences," said Pamela Post, Vice President of Programming of Logo TV.

Ratings: 'Jane The Virgin' and 'The Original' Hold Steady

Jane (Gina Rodriguez), Xo (Andrea Navedo) and Alba (Ivonne Coll) in Jane The Virgin . Photo Credit: The CW In its third week of the new season, The Originals held even week to week in A18-34 (0.5/2), A18-49 (0.6/2), and was essentially flat in total viewers (1.27M). Jane The Virgin gained +25% in A18-34 (0.5/2) over last week and held even in W18-34 (0.6/2). Jane continues to significantly improve its time period versus last season, +31% in total viewers, +67% in A18-34, +50% in W18-34, +33% in A18-49 over this same week last year. The Originals has also boosted its new time slot, +24% in total viewers, +67% in A18-34, +20% in W18-34, and +50% in A18-49. For the night, The CW was up over a year ago by +27% in total viewers (1.19M), +67% in A18-34 (0.5/2), +50% in W18-34 (0.6/2), and +67% in A18-49 (0.5/2). Last week both Jane The Virgin and The Originals saw significant increases in delayed Live + 3 Day viewing. JANE grew by +37% in total viewers, +61% in A18-34, +4

'General Hospital' Halloween Promo: Chillers, Thrillers and One Wicked Water Cooler Worthy Wedding

"It's showtime," Franco (Roger Howarth) says before his wedding to Carly (Laura Wright). This Halloween week on ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital , there will be chillers, thrillers and one wicked water cooler worthy wedding. Watch the new GH promo below for a sneak peek:

Nigel Cox-Hagan Joins ABC Family as Senior Vice President, Marketing, Creative and Branding

Nigel Cox-Hagan has been named Senior Vice President, Marketing, Creative and Branding, ABC Family. It was announced today by Tom Ascheim, President ABC Family, to whom he will report. An award-winning marketing executive and accomplished brand builder, Cox-Hagan joins the network with extensive experience revitalizing brands and launching franchises. In his new position, Nigel will lead the creative marketing vision for the network. He will be responsible for the strategic execution of all marketing activities across multiple platforms and oversee all on-air and off-air marketing in addition to integrated marketing, audience development, franchise and brand management, and promotional partnerships. He will also manage marketing operation functions.

Watch 'General Hospital' Star Kristen Alderson Sing National Anthem At Eagles-Cardinals Game

Kristen Alderson sings National Anthem at Eagle-Cardinals game. On Sunday, General Hospital actress Kristen Alderson (Kiki Jerome) and her real life boyfriend Chad Duell (Michael Corinthos) were in Phoenix, Arizona to enjoy an NFL game involving two first place teams, the Arizona Cardinals and Philadelphia Eagles game. Before the game started, Alderson sang the National Anthem. Alderson posted this on the chance to sing at the game: "One of the best moments of my life. Incredibly grateful to the Arizona Cardinals for giving me the opportunity of a lifetime! I got to sing the National Anthem in front of my favorite team, the Philadelphia Eagles." Watch Kristen singing the National Anthem below:

Watch 'Neighbours vs Zombies' Part 2: Toadie Reunites with Stingray

Australian soap opera Neighbours has released the second episode of the soap's Halloween-inspired web series Neighbours vs. Zombies . Toadie Rebecchi (Ryan Moloney) face-to-face with his cousin Stingray Timmins (Ben Nicholas), who died in 2007. Watch Neighbours vs. Zombies Part 2 below:

'The Young and the Restless' Sneak Peek: Kelly Sullivan Debuts as Sage Warner

Kelly Sullivan plays Sage Warner on The Young and the Restless . Former General Hospital star Kelly Sullivan makes her first appearance as Sage Warner on CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless at the end of the Tuesday, October 28 episode. Watch her debut below:

CBS Gives Full Season Orders to 'NCIS: New Orleans,' 'Scorpion,' 'Madam Secretary' and 'Stalker'

CBS has given full season orders to all four of its new dramas, including the #1 and #2 new series of the season, NCIS: New Orleans and Scorpion , Sunday's #1 scripted broadcast, Madam Secretary , and the time period-winning suspense thriller Stalker . These pick-ups include three of the top four new shows launched on television this season, and three series that rank among the top 15 of all prime time programs. The four freshman dramas, along with the Network's returning hit series and NFL Thursday Night Football , have helped CBS win the first four weeks of the season for the sixth consecutive year, with growth of +5% over the comparable period a year ago.

Watch 'Neighbours vs Zombies' Part 1: Zombies Invade Ramsay Street

Australian soap opera Neighbours has released the first episode of the soap's Halloween-inspired web series Neighbours vs. Zombies . Ramsay Street joker Stingray Timmins (Ben Nicholas), Harold Bishop's son David (Kevin Harrington) and bad boy Robbo Slade (Aaron Jakubenko) are all seen back from the dead in the first installment of the mini-series. The story begins when Mason Turner (Taylor Glockner) returns home to Erinsborough for a visit and is shocked to come face-to-face with Robbo. Although Mason struggles to make his sister Amber (Jenna Rosenow) believe what he saw, he later meets Hope Gottlieb (Louna Maroun) and is surprised to hear that Robbo isn't the only face from the past who has made a shocking return from the dead. Toadie and Sonya Rebecchi (Ryan Moloney and Eve Morey) also feature in the first episode and receive a spooky surprise of their own while at home. Watch Neighbours vs. Zombis Part 1 below:

Kate Burton and Katie Lowes to Host 2014 Ovation Awards

Kate Burton and Katie Lowes have been set to host the 2014 LA STAGE Alliance Ovation Awards Ceremony on Sunday, November 2, at the historic San Gabriel Mission Playhouse in San Gabriel, it was announced today. Red carpet arrivals begin at 5:30 and the ceremony starts at 7 p.m. Kate Burton is a three-time Tony Award nominee and a three-time Emmy Award nominee. On the stage, her critically acclaimed work includes productions of "The Elephant Man," "An American Daughter," "The Cherry Orchard," "The Constant Wife," "Hedda Gabler," "Spring Awakening," "Doonesbury," "The Grand Manner," "The Water's Edge," and "The Beauty Queen of Leenane," among many others. In 2002, she portrayed two roles on Broadway and was nominated for a Tony Award for both -- nominations for Best Actress in a Play ("Hedda Gabler") and for Best Featured Actress in a Play ("The Elephant Man") made

VH1 Movie 'Drumline: A New Beat' Premieres Tonight, Stars Alexandra Shipp

Drumline: A New Beat premieres October 27 on VH1. VH1 original movie Drumline: A New Beat premieres Monday, October 27 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The film stars Alexandra Shipp ( House of Anubis , Days of our Lives ) as Danielle "Dani" Bolton, a brilliant drummer whose goal is to become the first female percussion section leader in the famous Atlanta A&T drumline. Also starring are Leonard Roberts, reprising his role as Sean Taylor--Sean comes on board as the new A&T Band Director looking to make a mark; Jordan Callowa as the (extremely gifted, yet cocky freshman Jayven Lapierre, and Dani's love interest; LeToya Luckett as the beautiful, determined Atlanta A&T Dean of Students, Dr. Nia Phillips, who has former romantic ties to Sean Taylor); and Nick Cannon who is executive producing the movie and reprising his role as Devon Miles in a cameo. Drumline: A New Beat will capture the sound and spirit of the first film while welcoming a whole new class to the Atla

'The Flash' Premiere Is Now the CW's Most Watched Telecast Ever

Grant Gustin stars as Barry Allen in The Flash . The series premiere of The Flash rises to 6.8 million total viewers, becoming The CW's most watched telecast of any series in the history of the network, in final Live + 7 Day Nielsen ratings data. The Flash premiere is also the highest-rated telecast among Men 18-49 (3.2) ever on the network.

'Jane The Virgin' Chapter Three Sneak Peek: A Tangled Web

Jane (Gina Rodriguez), Xo (Andrea Navedo) and Alba (Ivonne Coll). Photo Credit: The CW The story of Jane Villanueva and her complicated life continues tonight on a new episode of Jane The Virgin , airing at 9 p.m. ET/PT on The CW. In "Chapter Three," Jane (Gina Rodriguez) considers making a life-changing decision about her and Michael's (Brett Dier) relationship. Alba (Ivonne Coll) is disappointed in Xo's (Andrea Navedo) handling of Rogelio (Jaime Camil), so Alba takes it into her own hands to stop Rogelio from trying to see Jane. Meanwhile, Jane continues to question whether Petra (Yael Grobglas) will be a fit mother, and her pursuit of the truth leads to an unexpected change in their relationship. Michael's on-going murder investigation leads to an unexpected discovery. Watch a sneak peek of the episode below:

Barbara Bowman Alleges Bill Cosby Raped Her In Her Teens

The journal kept by Barbara Bowman in 1990 contains stories of Cosby's alleged abuse. Barbara Bowman, a former actress, told the Mail Online that Bill Cosby, who played loveable patriarch Dr. Huxtable in the hit comedy The Cosby Show, manipulated her into believing he was a father figure before drugging and raping her on more than one occasion. "I was drugged and raped by that man," she told the newspaper. "He is a monster. He came at me like a monster. My hope is that others who have experienced sexual abuse will not be intimidated into silence by the famous, rich and powerful. If I can help one victim, then I've done my job."

Molly Burnett Returning to 'Days of our Lives' as Melanie Jonas (Spoilers)

Molly Burnett is returning to Days of our Lives . Actress Molly Burnett is returning to NBC soap opera Days of our Lives as Melanie Jonas on Friday, November 21. "I'm moving back to Salem," Melanie reveals to Maggie (Suzanne Rogers). Melanie comes home after making a "big mistake" in Europe. "She made a very typical Melanie mistake," Burnett explains in an interview with TV Guide Magazine . "I'm serious when I say she's grown and evolved but a person doesn't change too much. Maggie hasn't been there to smack her around. The people who really know her — Daniel, Maggie, Brady — are suspicious. They love her and trust her but something seems off. She's not lying to them to be conniving. She did some dumb things while she was away and doesn't want her loved ones to know. She really hates letting people down." Watch a sneak peek of Melanie's return in the clip below: Burnett has been nominated for two

James Pritchett Remembered, Emmy-Winning Actor Was Born 92 Years Ago Today

Dr. Matt Powers can been seen running Hope Memorial (and smoking his pipe) weekdays on Retro TV. During his 19 year run on NBC soap opera The Doctors (1963-1982), actor James Pritchett received critical praise, passionate fan support, and even a Daytime Emmy Award in 1978. His Dr. Matt Powers was Chief of Staff at Hope Memorial, the leader of a group of talented but flawed doctors, husband to Maggie, friend and confidant. Pritchett is now winning over a whole new generation of fans who are tuning in for The Doctors repeats on Retro TV, with episodes from 1968 currently airing weekdays from 12-1 p.m. ET. Two months of story is in the books and Matt is regularly sharing memorable moments with Maggie (Bethel Leslie), Althea (Elizabeth Hubbard), Nick (Gerald Gordon) and more.