In the TV Source Podcast’s new Week in Soaps episode for May 13-17, 2019: Grace is paralyzed on Hollyoaks; Adam and Sharon seem to be gearing up again on The Young and the Restless; Johnathon is still suffering through The Bold and the Beautiful; Molly is back on General Hospital; Jack wins his campaign to make Salem great again on Days of our Lives.
Taped: May 19, 2019
Producer: Johnathon K.
Emmy winner, Vernee Watson books new CBS sitcom. Eva La Rue joins YR as Celeste Rosales. Goldie McQueen will be given a new love this summer. Keith Rice’s Finn O’Connor returns to Hollyoaks.
A huge umbrella story begins impacting so many people: Mercedes and Liam mow down Grace who is now paralyzed. Is Breda gonna go after her again? Laurie is reinstated after the investigation finds no evidence to support Sienna sexual harassment claim. Imran’s school investigation turns up nothing but Sid vows to make his school life hell. Ste and Jonny move in next door to the Maalik’s to keep their eye on them. Who is targeting whom?
The Young and the Restless (40:02)
Adam Newman is back with a new face. Should he go back with Sharon or is the return of Chelsea going to be his romantic story? Phyllis is stomping through Genoa City looking for revenge even though everyone tells her to let it go. This is setting up for a classic Michelle Stafford type of Phyllis – unhinged, loud and raving. Is a Trane is coming and are we hoping on board?
The Bold and the Beautiful (56:30)
Katie decides to test Bill’s loyalty towards her and their family. Hope hears the name Beth and goes crazy. Steffy is returning next week to hopefully breathe life back into this show.
General Hospital (1:03:43)
Molly returns with a vengeance! She’s happy Kristina is out of DOD but wants to expose Shiloh in print and pitches a story to Peter. Will this get Molly caught up in danger now? Nurses Ball fluff was a nice break from the depressing show. Chandra Wilson guest starred as Sydney Val Jean, NYC Editor of Crimson.
Days of Our Lives (1:16:10)
Nicole is revealed to be Xander’s partner in crime! If Victor steps down, Xander could be a great villainous head of the Kiriakis family. He’s also still showing an interest in Sarah. Jack wins the mayoral race in an anticlimactic end. Melinda wants to shoot Jack in the face for her daughter. Eve wants Hope’s job. And gets it.
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