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Tristan Rogers to leave The Young and the Restless?

According to reports Tristan Rogers could be leaving CBS’s daytime soap The Young and the Restless. The actor, who plays Colin Atkinson on the daily saga, joined the cast only last year in December 2010 but could be bowing out already. The actor hinted to his followers on Twitter than he was leaving the soap tweeting “Colin is leaving GC“. As yet the actor hasn’t expanded on his comments and

The Royal to be released on DVD

The first season of ITV medical drama The Royal is set to be released on DVD. The 1960s based medical drama was a spin-off from the long-running Heartbeat and like its parent show aired on Sunday evenings on ITV. The Royal launched in 2003 with crossovers between the two dramas often occurring in its early years with Bill Maynard reprising his role of Claude Greengrass in the medical drama. As

EastEnders wins big at TV Choice Awards

BBC One soap EastEnders won three awards at the TV Choice Awards. At the 15th annual TV Choice Awards the London based soap went home with three awards. It was named Best Soap beating off rivals Emmerdale, Hollyoaks and Coronation Street. There will doubtless be grumbles from some soap fans who feel their favourite saga should have won especially given the 50th anniversary of Coronation Street last year. Earlier this

All My Children to dedicate episode to Mary Fickett

ABC soap All My Children will dedicate one of its last episodes to the actress Mary Fickett who passed away earlier this month. The actress passed away on 8th September and to millions of fans will forever be known as Ruth Parker Brent in All My Children. Fickett was an original cast member on the ABC soap appearing in 1970 and remaining with the soap until 1996 when she announced

EastEnders hoping to lure back Nick Berry and Michael French

EastEnders are hoping to lure Nick Berry and Michael French back to the BBC One soap for the exit of Pat Butcher (Pam St Clement) later this year. Producers are said to be keen to lure back the two actors to reprise their roles of Simon and David Wicks for the departure of their on-screen mother Pat over the Christmas period. “Producers are working flat out to get Nick and

SoapWorld: Newswrap EastEnders Coronation Street and Emmerdale

News from Weatherfield today includes Michelle Collins having a grilling and the real life problems of Johnny Briggs’ family, while it’s a bit fishy for one Walford resident, and a former Emmerdale favourite could be finding herself with new neighbours. News from Weatherfield today includes Michelle Collins having a grilling and the real life problems of Johnny Briggs’ family, while it’s a bit fishy for one Walford resident, and a

Joan Collins up for Dynasty revival

Dallas has been revived so could its 1980s rival Dynasty glam up for the 21st century? Well according to reports Joan Collins is hoping so. The ABC drama ran from 1981 to 1989 and was far more OTT than its rival, Dallas. Even some of the smaller plots earlier on in Dynasty’s run raise eyebrows such as poison paint. Joan Collins joined Dynasty at the beginning of its second season

Old Bill meets Emmerdale

Trudie Goodwin, famous for her role as Sgt June Ackland in defunct ITV cop show The Bill, is to join the cast of Emmerdale as Georgia Sharma. “With Jai and Charity’s engagement announced, Mr and Mrs Sharma and their stunning daughter Priya are set to arrive in Emmerdale, keen to meet their future daughter-in-law.” Emmerdale’s press office say. Georgia Sharma is described as a formidable and demanding yet witty mother.

Soapworld Newswrap: Emmerdale Coronation Street Brookside and EastEnders

The latest stories from the world of UK soap opera including, an old face returns to Coronation Street while another is to say goodbye, a Brookside sign is up for grabs and the fictional E20 postcode of Walford is no longer confined to just EastEnders while Emmerdale proves a ratings hit with its Monday hour-long outing. The latest stories from the world of UK soap opera including, an old face