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General Hospital Stars and Soap Grads Party at 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party


Nancy Lee Grahn and Anthony Geary were among the General Hospital stars who celebrated at the 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 27. Their costar Kelly Monaco, who will be competing in the upcoming season of Dancing with the All-Stars against Pamela Anderson and Drew Lachey, also attended. 

Former soap stars Jonathan Jackson and Hayden Panettiere, who star in ABC’s country drama Nashville also joined in the festivities.  See more photos of current and former soap stars at the 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party after the jump!


Daytime Emmy Winners to Appear on The Talk This Afternoon!

The ladies of The Talk are showing some love to the daytime soap genre, by hosting a special, live post-Daytime Emmys show today. The hour will feature some of the winners of the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

Look for the chatfest to feature Outstanding Lead Actress winner Heather Tom (Katie, The Bold and the Beautiful), Oustanding Supporting Actor winner Jonathan Jackson (ex-Lucky, General Hospital) and Outstanding Younger Actress winner Christel Khalil (Lily, The Young and the Restless). READ MORE

General Hospital's Jonathan Jackson Wins Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series!

Former General Hospital star Jonathan Jackson earned the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. Jackson thanked the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost as well as monks praying in Athos. Congratulations to Jackson!

VOTE: Which Soap Hunk Will Win The Daytime Emmy For Outstanding Supporting Actor?


The multigenerational, ensemble storylines that daytime soap operas do best hinge upon the genre heavily utilizing supporting actors. This past TV season saw several soap hunks do a bang up job supporting their canvases. Tonight, one of those thespians will take home the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor.

Who will it be, General Hospital's Jonathan Jackson (Lucky), Bradford Anderson (Spinelli), Sean Blakemore (Shawn) or Jason Thompson (Patrick); or Days of Our Lives' Matthew Ashford (Jack)? 


Hayden Panettiere and Jonathan Jackson Get Their Honky Tonk Suds on in Nashville Teaser!

ABC has released a first look at their highly-anticipated country music soap Nashville. The freshman series revolves around Rayna (Connie Britton), a country superstar who starts to lose her luster, while younger singing sensation Juliette (Hayden Panettiere) is on the rise.

General Hospital alum Jonathan Jackson also stars as Avery, an aspiring musician, who is a bit of a bad boy. Check out the preview after the jump! READ MORE

Guiding Light, One Life to Live Alum Hayden Panettiere to Get Her Honky Tonky on in 'Nashville' Pilot

As if soap fans didn’t have a good enough reason to tune into ABC’s pilot Nashville, thanks to the news former General Hospital star Jonathan Jackson will be in the potential series. According to Deadline, former Guiding Light, One Life to Live and Heroes star Hayden Panettiere has joined the pilot’s cast as teen sensation Juliette Barnes, whom the show’s lead character, 40-year-old fading country queen Rayna James, is forced to tour with or lose her tour altogether.