Alexandra Chando to Channel Miley Cyrus on Castle

As the World Turns and The Lying Game grad Alexandra Chando will be popping up on ABC's Castle, in a role that is a blend between Lindsay Lohan and Miley Cyrus. According to TVLine, Chando will appear in Castle's 11th episode of the season as "somebody who has turned from America’s sweetheart into the kind of person who might twerk on MTV."

Chuck Pratt Named New Showrunner For ABC Family’s Twisted


Chuck Pratt isn't wasting any time crying over the cancellation of his doppelganger drama The Lying Game. The veteran daytime and primetime soap scribe has been named new showrunner of ABC Family's teen thriller TwistedTwisted was recently renewed by the cabler, along with soaps Switched at Birth and The Fosters.

INTERVIEW: Kimberly McCullough Talks #GH50, ABC Directing Program and Her Desire to Return as Dr. Robin Scorpio-Drake


As a huge part of General Hospital history, Kimberly McCullough (Dr. Robin Scorpio-Drake) was on hand to celebrate the show’s past and help look into its future at the recent Paley Center event.  I was lucky enough to steal time with the very fun McCullough, who told me about the ABC Directing program, a GH alum she recently spent time with and of course I asked her about her adorable on-screen daughter Brooklyn Rae Silzer (Emma).

The General Hospital fan in McCullough is up-to-date on all the happenings in Port Charles , while the director in her had a tip for the Nurse’s Ball.  McCulloiugh also dished about the possibility of a Robin return.


Daytime Confidential: Just a little bit on your directing. I know you’re out there doing that, how’s it going?

Kimberly McCullough: It’s going really well. I just did my first episode of Shake it Up called "Halloween it Up".

DC: My nieces are going to be ecstatic when I tell them!

KM:
Oh I was ecstatic! It was so fun and Zendaya is doing so great on Dancing with the Stars right now. So I did that and right now I’m an ABC Director Fellow, so I'm in the program and shadowing different shows.I'm actually going to shadow on Homeland in two weeks which I'm very excited about.

INTERVIEW: General Hospital’s Tyler Christopher on The Buckeyes, Cartini, The Lying Game and Reclaiming Liz From AJ


The Prince was present and what a gentleman he was!  Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine) took a royal pause and spoke with me at the Paley Center’s "General Hospital: Celebrating 50 Years and Looking Forward" event.

Christopher and I chatted about our beloved Buckeyes, his ABC Family series The Lying Game, General Hospital's resurgence and what's next for Nikolas, Elizabeth (Rebecca Herbst) and AJ (Sean Kanan)


Daytime Confidential: We have one thing in common that I have to mention, we're both huge Ohio State fans.

Tyler Christopher: Oh man, that game was a bummer. That was a huge bummer, that day was not a good day for me.