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Phyllis Diller returning to The Bold and the Beautiful

Comedy actress Phyllis Diller is to return to the CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful later this year. CBS Soaps in Depth report the actress will reprise her role of Gladys Pope for two episodes in March; B&B‘s 25th anniversary month. The Los Angeles fashion based soap launched on the 23rd March 1985 as a replacement for the cancelled soap Capitol. Diller played make-up artist Gladys Pope on

Dallas: More original series characters to return

Producers on Dallas have teased that more characters from the original series of the oil-based drama will return over the course of its first season on TNT. Speaking at the Television Critics Association’s winter tour producers revealed that other characters from Dallas‘ original run would return during the first season of the revived drama. So far five characters have been confirmed as returning on either a full time or recurring

EastEnders surprise attracts 9.1 million viewers

EastEnders attracted 9.1 million viewers last night as the Square said goodbye to Pat Evans. EastEnders attracted 9.1 million viewers last night as the Square said goodbye to Pat Evans (Pam St Clement). The 40-minute special last night on BBC One also featured a special scene once the end credits had rolled. After 22 years away, Simon Wicks (Nick Berry, pictured) made a brief appearance at the graveyard to pay

Hillary B. Smith joining The Bold and the Beautiful

It’s been revealed that actress Hillary B. Smith is to join the cast of CBS soap The Bold and the Beautiful. The news comes after yesterday’s final episode of ABC soap One Life to Live in which the actress was a regular cast member. Smith played the role of Nora Buchanan in the popular ABC saga having joined the cast in 1992 and remained with it until the end. The

The Sun spoils EastEnders surprise returnee

Tabloid trash The Sun have revealed who is to make a cameo return at the end of tonight’s 40-minute EastEnders, which contains the funeral of legendary Walford resident Pat Evans. EastEnders press had last night teased that there would be a special sequence AFTER the closing credits of tonight’s episode. Fans went into over drive pondering what could possibly be the extra footage with igneous suggestions such as a ‘heavenly

EastEnders: Special scene teased for Pat’s funeral

EastEnders have confirmed that viewers should keep watching until the credits roll tonight for ‘something special’. EastEnders have confirmed that viewers should keep watching until the credits roll tonight for ‘something special’.   The funeral of the Albert Square icon Pat Evans (Pam St Clement) takes places tonight and a special scene is expected once the credits have rolled tonight. “Make sure to keep watching ’til the very end, because there will

EastEnders: Pat’s funeral preview

Albert Square pays tribute to one of Walford’s most colourful and memorable residents. Albert Square pays tribute to one of Walford’s most colourful and memorable residents. The death of Pat Evans (Pam St Clement) on New Year’s Day took everyone in EastEnders by surprise and in tonight’s extended episode the residents come together to pay their last respects.   When Ricky (Sid Owen) struggles with the eulogy, Janine (Charlie Brooks) rushes

Emma Samms returning to General Hospital

British actress Emma Samms it to return to ABC soap General Hospital. Warning: Contains some spoilers TVLine reports that Emma Samms is heading back to General Hospital to reprise her role of Holly Sutton Scorpio. The news of Samms return to the medical soap comes after it was revealed that Tristan Rogers would also return to reprise his role of Robert Scorpio. However, TVLine reports the actress will not be

One Life to Live actors heading to General Hospital

Several One Life to Live actors are heading to fellow ABC soap General Hospital but will not be playing new characters in the medical soap. The city of Port Charles will be welcoming several former Llanview residents as a string of One Life to Live characters crossover to medical soap General Hospital – which after Friday will be ABC’s last remaining soap. TVLine report that four actors are set to

Casualty planning riot storyline

A forthcoming storyline on BBC One’s Casualty will involve a riot, it has been revealed. Producers on the long-running medical drama are planning to explore the issues surrounding riots in a forthcoming storyline. However, the storyline was reportedly conceived before the riots that broke out in London and other cities such as Birmingham and Salford, over several nights, last Summer. ‘We’re building up to a major storyline about the effects