Steve Burton, Cobie Smulders
As the year draws to its end, it's time to reflect on just how 2012 will be remembered.
Will it forever be known as the year that "TomKat" called it quits? Or maybe as the year that Glee 2.0 successfully survived graduation? (Eat your heart out, 90210!)
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A quick sampling of the most popular stories on TVGuide.com from the past year reveals...
One Life To Live
One Life to Live is one step closer to coming back.
The daytime soap's former coordinating producer Jennifer Pepperman has named the new showrunner, Soap Opera Digest reports.
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All My Children
Rejoice, soap fans!
Canceled daytime soaps All My Children and One Life to Live may be returning as soon as next year, Deadline reports.
Prospect Park, which made a licensing deal with ABC back in 2011 to resurrect both shows online, has signed deals with the actors union and the directors guild to begin production in the first quarter of...
The Bold and the Beautiful's Heather Tom and her husband James Achor welcomed a baby boy on Sunday, People reports.
In a moment of life imitating art, Tom named her son...
Michael O'Hare, who played Commander Jeffrey Sinclair on Babylon 5, died Friday after suffering a heart attack five days earlier. He was 60.
Mark Margolis, who was nominated for an Emmy for his turn as wheelchair-bound, bell-dinging Hector "Tio" Salamanca on Breaking Bad, is joining the cast of another cable drama: American Horror Story: Asylum.
Justin Bartha; Jackie Hoffman
The New Normal has tapped One Life to Live alum and comedienne Jackie Hoffman to play the mother of Justin Bartha's character, David, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
The New Normal centers on gay couple David and Bryan (Andrew Rannells) who use a surrogate, young mom Goldie (Georgia King), to have their first child.
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Hoffman, 51, will appear on...
666 Park Avenue is getting a few new residents.
Without a Trace alum Enrique Murciano and One Life to Live's Wendy Moniz have landed multi-episode arcs on the new ABC drama, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
In 666, an innocent Midwestern couple (Dave Annable and Rachael Taylor) get hired as resident managers of an Upper East Side apartment building in New York owned by Gavin (Lost's Terry O'Quinn) and Olivia Doran (Vanessa Williams). Unbeknownst to them, the residents have all made deals with the devil to have their desires fulfilled.
666 Park Avenue's Terry O'Quinn plays a "sharecropper on the plantation of evil"
Murciano (CSI, NCIS) will play...
If the stars and negotiations align, Modern Family should continue as planned.
"I expect the season to start on time," ABC chief Paul Lee told reporters at the Television Critics Association fall TV previews on Friday. "We're in the middle of negotiations. We're hopeful and optimistic to resolve it."
When General Hospital's Anthony Geary won his record seventh Daytime Emmy Award last month, he was understandably emotional — not just over his win, but because of the soap's rise from near-death.
"We were so shaky about a year ago until Frank [Valentini] came on to shore us all up," Geary told reporters at ABC's Television Critics Association fall TV previews Thursday. "We'd been living on Death Row. I think we were all pretty thrilled and excited about being acknowledged for the hard work."
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General Hospital — ABC's last remaining soap on the air — won five awards out of a leading 23 nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series, an achievement the cast credits to new executive producer Valentini. Valentini, who came over from the now-defunct One Life to Live, said he didn't rebuild the show but rather remodeled it.