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Wrath actress joins Emmerdale

As part of Anita Turner’s plans to turn around the flagging fortunes of the once mighty Emmerdale, a much hyped super-bitch character has been created. The serial has been lacking a real bitch since the departure of Sadie King and, more recently, Rosemary King, but bosses have created a new character in their plans to stop declining ratings. The new character, Anna De Souza, will arrive in Emmerdale for her

Friday News File: Exclusives

Welcome to another Friday News File. This week, Charlie’s grabbing is apparently an exclusive, Emmerdale wants to get more down south and some actresses are just desperate for more roles. And much more too! Vivian Summers shares her views on the latest soap news…

Hilda Braid dies

Hilda Braid, who played Nana Moon in the BBC soap EastEnders, has died at the age of 78. The actress died peacefully after a period of ill health, a spokesperson for the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton has confirmed. “Hilda was a lovely actress who brought great humour and wit to the role of Nana Moon which earned her many fans, young and old alike,” said Carolyn Weinstein, the

New addition to Holby Blue

There will be a new addition to the cast of ‘Holby Blue’ for the forthcoming second series… Oliver Milburn who has starred in shows such as ‘The Forsythe Saga’ and ‘Born and Bred’ has joined the cast to play DCI Scott Vaughan. The show’s Executive producer, Karen Wilson said: “Scott certainly creates a stir and is sure to perpetuate some intriguing goings-on at the station! However, he has big shoes

Soapwrap: Bumper Edition

Its been a while since we last wrapped up some soapy news in brief – mainly due to the lack of any decent soap news happening, but we have pulled the best bits off the grapevine. Another EastEnder For The Bill Its fast becoming the home for old soap stars, yes Sun Hill, is becoming Over The Hill as the years roll on. And the lastest old soap sud to