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The Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers, April 17, 2014

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Lang and Diamont

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Brooke sets out to get Bill back what he wants most, his company.

Katie puts Donna smack in the middle of her fight with Brooke.

If you missed any of this week's episodes, read the recap.

Devious Maids Premieres Season 2 on Sunday night

Wednesday April 16, 2014

eva longoria

When Lifetime's primetime soap Devious Maids returns for its second season, we will be saying goodbye to several characters, but our five central ladies  -- Marisol (Ana Ortiz), Rosie (Dania Ramirez), Carmen (Roselyn Sanchez), Valentina (Edy Ganem) and Zoila (Judy Reyes) -- will all be back, but not necessarily as we knew them in Season 1.

"I had to say good‑bye to some people I just loved," says Executive Producer Marc Cherry. "But, you know, to keep the show fresh and to make sure I'm providing these terrific gals with obstacles and new story lines that's the kind of thing you have to do.  So, you'll see some new faces, and we'll say good‑bye to some other faces."

Want to know what else we can look forward to in Season 2? Check out my chat with Roselyn and Dania here to get the scoop!

Scandal Finale and Grey's Anatomy Spoilers, April 17, 2014

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Tony Goldwyn, Scott Foley, Kerry Washington

Grey's Anatomy: Go It Alone
Thursday, April 17 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC

Cristina enlists Meredith to help her prepare an acceptance speech for her possible Harper Avery win. Owen offers to attend the ceremony with her, but she insists on going alone. Meanwhile, Derek feels overwhelmed between his responsibilities at home and at the hospital. April and Jackson come to a disagreement on children and religion, and Callie and Arizona try to reconnect in their marriage.

Scandal: The Price of Free and Fair Elections
Thursday, April 17 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on ABC

Election Day has arrived and nothing is off limits as the candidates try to capture votes. Meanwhile, Olivia tries to understand Maya's motives and Charlie makes a very surprising move, on the season finale.

Photo courtesy: ABC/Ron Tom

Melody Thomas Scott Gets Boozy Again on The Crazy Ones

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Melody Thomas Scott

Is it type casting or what? Melody Thomas Scott, who plays recovering alcoholic Nikki Newman on The Young and the Restless, will make a guest star appearance on the CBS comedy The Crazy Ones -- as a tipsy librarian!

"I play this kookie, drunk -- there I go again -- librarian," Melody said in a phone chat. "It's just a crazy plot. It was one of the few auditions I went on, where I actually watch the show. They want to have me back, so I hope it becomes semi-regular. It's on CBS, so everybody's happy."

The Crazy Ones stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar as a father and daughter, who work together in an advertising agency.

So what was it like to go toe-to-toe with such a famed comedian as Williams?

"He was absolutely normal like you and me," Melody says. "When he needs to be on, he's on. That was such a fun thing out of the blue. I actually got sent over there for an episode to play his ex-wife. Then, they decided -- and this was not bad -- that [I was] too young. I accepted that as a reason. They really liked the way that Robin and I carried on together [when I tested], so they wrote a role for me in the very next episode."

Melody's episode will air on Thursday, April 17 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.

Where Are They Now: Days of our Lives' Mark Valley is in Crisis

Tuesday April 15, 2014

Rebecca Spence and Mark Valley

Mark Valley, who played Jack Deveraux on Days of our Lives from 1994 to 1997, has gone on to have a stellar TV career, starring in series including Body of Proof, Harry's Law, Human Target, Pasadena, and Boston Legal, and has now added NBC's Crisis to his resume.

He will guest star again this Sunday in his role as CIA Director Widener, who is not such a good guy despite his exalted position at the agency.

For those interested in tuning in to catch up with Mark, here are the spoilers for Sunday's night episode: When Finley (Lance Gross) and Dunn (Rachael Taylor) plot to lure the kidnappers out of hiding with a CIA file as bait, Finley comes face to face with one of the kidnappers (Max Martini) looking to settle a score. Beth Ann (Stevie Lynn Jones) fears for Kyle (Adam Scott Miller) as he plots a way to escape. Meanwhile, Meg (Gillian Anderson) betrays someone close to her in exchange for information. Elsewhere, Widener (guest star Mark Valley) connects with a mysterious asset (guest star Fred Dryer) to monitor Gibson's (Dermot Mulroney) plot.

Crisis airs Sunday nights at 10 p.m. on NBC.

The Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers, April 16, 2014

Tuesday April 15, 2014

Rena Sofer

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Karen returns to Los Angeles and quickly gets involved in a Spencer Publications board meeting.

Quinn lets Liam know exactly how she feels about his interference with Hope and Wyatt.

If you missed any of this week's episodes, read the recap.

Helen Slater Checks into The Young and the Restless

Tuesday April 15, 2014

Helen Slater

The Young and the Restless is getting a super new cast member when Helen Slater, who starred as Supergirl in the eponymous film, joins the cast of the CBS soap in the role of OB/GYN Dr. Chiverton, TV Guide reports.

Dr. Chiverton will be handling the pregnancy of one Genoa City woman, but the website speculates that it might not be Lauren Fenmore's. More will be revealed about Lauren's pregnancy after today's episode in which Michael rushed her to the ER after she kept fainting at the fashion show.

Slater's first day is May 2 with more to come.

Photo courtesy: Getty Images/Toby Canham

Santa Barbara's Phyllis Frelich Dead at 70

Monday April 14, 2014

Phyllis Frelich

Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich, who played Sister Sarah on Santa Barbara, died on Thursday, April 14 at her home in Temple City, Calif. She was 70.

Frelich, who was deaf, played Sarah Norman in Children of a Lesser God, for which she won the aforementioned Tony in 1980.

Her death was reported by her husband Robert Steinberg, who told the Associated Press, "She was extraordinary, the finest sign language actress there ever was. We were married for 46 years. I would have been happy with 46 more."

Frelich's other credits include CSI, ER, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye, Hunter, L.A. Law and Gimme a Break!

Photo courtesy: Getty Images/Andrew Kent

The Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers, April 15, 2014

Monday April 14, 2014

Scott Clifton

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Liam hijacks Wyatt's plans in order to convey a message to Hope.

Brooke and Katie bring their sibling rivalry to a heightened level.

If you missed any of this week's episodes, read the recap.

Photo courtesy: Gilles Toucas

Julie Gonsalo Interview & Dallas Mid-Season Finale Spoilers

Saturday April 12, 2014

Julie Gonzalo and Josh Henderson

Dallas: Where's There's Smoke
Monday, April 14 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on TNT

In the electrifying mid-season finale, Pamela's discovery that John Ross has been sleeping with Emma ignites a firestorm at Southfork threatening not only their relationship, but Bobby and Ann's.  Christopher and Heather (guest star AnnaLynne McCord) must deal with a drastic action taken by Bo (guest star Donny Boaz); Elena and Nicolas' relationship is tested as Drew's (guest star Kuno Becker) arrival in Dallas continues to threaten their plans; and Emma takes a page out of her grandmother's playbook that ends in disaster.  As cliffhangers mount, lives and relationships are brought to the brink, setting the stage for a summer of showdowns.

For more on the Dallas winter finale, check out the complete interview with Julie Gonsalo, who plays Pamela Barnes Ewing.

Photo courtesy: TNT/Skip Bolen

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