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Soap Opera Pulse Poll Results: July 28-August 1 Edition

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New number ones take over in the battle for top actor and actress! Find out who TVSource Magazine readers voted for number one actor, actress and couple in the Soap Opera Pulse Poll results for July 28-August 1, 2014.

TVSource Magazine’s Soap Opera Pulse Poll results are are determined by TVSource visitors casting their votes for favorite actor, actress and couple for the previous week. The stars who received the most votes are listed from #1-10. A total of 7,046 ballots were submitted for the week of July 28-August 1, 2014.

The Bold and the Beautiful’s Thorsten Kaye and Heather Tom were voted top actor and actress, with their alter egos Ridge and Katie as the top couple.

ITEMS OF NOTE

  • This week mark’s Y&R’s Amelia Heinle 30th total week in the Top 5. It also makes her the first and only soap star this year to appear in the Top 5 for 30 consecutive weeks.
  • GH’s Bryan Craig makes his Top 10 debut
  • Y&R’s Mishael Morgan makes her Top 5 debut.
  • DAYS’ Freddie Smith returns to the Top 10 for the first time since the week of July 14-18.
  • DAYS’ Greg Vaughan returns to the Top 10 for the first time since the week of June 23-27.
  • DAYS’ Arianne Zucker returns to the Top 10 for the first time since the week of June 30-July 4.
  • Y&R’s Melissa Claire Egan returns to the Top 10 for the first time since the week of July 14-18
  • GH’s Rebecca Herbst returns to the Top 10 for the first time since the week of July 7-11.

reACTION Survey Results:

The full results for the Soap Opera Pulse Poll are below. Voting for the week of August 4-8 begins Saturday at 10:00 PM/EST.

CHART LEGEND

  • “DNC” Did not chart the previous week
  • “–” No change from previous week
  • “*” Denotes a tie

SOAP OF THE WEEK AS VOTED BY TVSOURCE MAGAZINE VISITORS
RANK
LOGO
SHOW
LAST WEEK
TOP 2
#1
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
15
#2
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
3
13
#3
GENERAL HOSPITAL
2
26
#4
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
4

 


TOP 10 ACTORS AS VOTED BY TVSOURCE MAGAZINE VISITORS
RANK
STAR
NAME
SHOW
LAST WEEK
TOP 5
#1
THORSTEN KAYE
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
2
16
#2
MICHAEL EASTON
GENERAL HOSPITAL
1

26

#3
WILLIAM DEVRY
GENERAL HOSPITAL
6

3

#4
SEAN CARRIGAN
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
3
16
#5
JASON THOMPSON
GENERAL HOSPITAL
4

3

#6
BRYTON JAMES
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
7
0

#7

JOSHUA MORROW
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
9
20
#8
FREDDIE SMITH
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
DNC

5

#9
GREG VAUGHAN
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
DNC

4

#10
BRYAN CRAIG
GENERAL HOSPITAL
Top 10 Debut

 

TOP 10 ACTRESSES AS VOTED BY TVSOURCE MAGAZINE VISITORS
RANK
STAR
NAME
SHOW
LAST WEEK
TOP 5
#1
HEATHER TOM
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
2
19
#2
KELLY MONACO
GENERAL HOSPITAL
1
29
#3
AMELIA HEINLE
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
30
#4
NANCY LEE GRAHN
GENERAL HOSPITAL
6
2
#5
MISHAEL MORGAN
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
8
Top 5 Debut
#6
KATE MANSI
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
4
15
#7
ALISON SWEENEY
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
5
25

#8

KIM MATULA
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
7
2
#9*
REBECCA HERBST
GENERAL HOSPITAL
DNC
5
#9*
ARIANNE ZUCKER
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
DNC
0
#10
MELISSA CLAIRE EGAN
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
DNC
2

TOP 10 COUPLES AS VOTED BY TVSOURCE MAGAZINE VISITORS
RANK
COUPLE
SHOW
LAST WEEK
TOP 5
#1
RIDGE AND KATIE
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
2
18
#2
SILAS AND SAM
GENERAL HOSPITAL
1
28
#3
BEN AND VICTORIA
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
14
#4
JULIAN AND ALEXIS
GENERAL HOSPITAL
5
3
#5
EJ AND ABBY
DAYS OF OU RLIVES
4
18
#6
DEVON AND HILARY
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
7
0
#7
WILL AND SONNY
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
DNC
6
#8
NICK AND SHARON
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
6
9
#9
SAM AND PATRICK
GENERAL HOSPITAL
DNC
1
#10
BILLY AND VICTORIA
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
9
18

Editor’s Note: The Soap Opera Pulse Poll is always a work in progress and thus we take all feedback seriously. If anyone has any suggestions on how to improve our weekly poll or think we should add additional features, feel free to email us at tvsource@sosourcemedia.com.

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  • 12Feliciene

    Becky & Melissa, my two favorites, on the top 10 which is great.

  • novaknycole29

    The results of this week’s pulse poll SUUUCCCKSSS no
    1. Melody Thomas Scott
    2. Doug Davidson
    3. Steve Burton
    4. John Aniston
    5. Katherine Kelly Lang
    6. Sean Kanan