The TV Source crew is running down the hot topics, casting news and story developments for three of the US soaps for the week of May 14. In this week’s Week in Soaps segment, as rumors swirl of an exit for GH’s Dominic Zamprogna, frustration boils over regarding the show’s apparent refusal to invest in the future; Y&R’s featuring geriatric daddy issues with Jack and JT may not be dead; over on DAYS, the soap overtakes GH in the ratings and we defend Gabi’s anger towards Abigail.
Taped: May 20, 2018
Days of our Lives: Kyle Lowder (ex-Brady) is back at DAYS, but who is he playing? Is Lindsey Godfrey the next to head to Salem? What about the role Ashley Jones tested for? In on-screen developments – Theresa and Xander make a fiery pairing even through the storyline isn’t that great; Why we’re team Gabi. Period.
General Hospital (29:45): With rumors that the criminally underutilized and underrated precious cinnamon roll Dominic Zamprogna could be turning in his badge at GH, we vent our frustrations about his usage, or lack thereof through numerous regimes. What is GH’s issue with refusing to invest in the future? After losing Tyler Christopher, Jason Thompson and Ryan Paevey, and sidelining Billy Miller, is doubling down on characters from twenty years ago and a screen time eating retcon really the way to go? #ButWeDontCriticizeHuh
The Young and the Restless (44:16): Jack Abbott’s identity crisis at 60+ years old; Billy, aka the only male Abbott heir, takes the reigns at his daddy’s company; JT may not be dead?
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