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Daphne Oz Reveals Baby's Name on The Chew


New mom Daphne Oz gave her first appearance since giving birth on February 26. She appeared via Skype on The Chew to announce the name of her daughter. 
So what moniker did the TV foodie and her husband decide on?  Philomena Bijou Jovanovic, or PBJ for short!  READ MORE

The Chew Celebrates 500 Episodes

The Chew was impossible to digest for ABC Daytime fans, when it first replaced All My Children, but is the foodie fest finally going down more smoothly? On Tuesday, The Chew celebrates its 500th episode. 

In an Associated Press interview, Mario Batali, Clinton Kelly, Michael Symon, Daphne Oz and Carla Hall talk about what their show has become.

"We have five distinctly different characters, versus a single-host show," notes Hall (a memorable past competitor on Bravo's "Top Chef" and the owner of an artisan cookie company). "That means we have five different ways of doing things. So we are saying to the viewer, 'If YOU have a sixth way, that's OK, too.' We empower the viewers to have their own perspectives." READ MORE

What Will The General Hospital Cast Cook Up on The Chew?

General Hospital is once again teaming up with the gang over at The Chew. GH stars Kelly Monaco, Tyler Christopher, Jason Thompson, Roger Howarth and Sean Blakemore will all stop by the cooking talk show on Oct. 24.


Are You "Feeling" ABC Daytime's New Promo? (VIDEO)

Bullets, butter and Babs, ABC’s latest promo featuring General Hospital, The Chew and The View has a little something for everyone. It features dramatic GH scenes, The Chew crew acting corny and Barbara Walters not letting Rob Lowe get too familiar on The View’s couch. Watch the promo after the jump!


General Hospital's Jason Thompson and The Chew's Carla Hall Head to CMA Music Festival Summer Block Party

General Hospital hottie Jason Thompson and The Chew's Carla Hall are headed south to Nashville for the Annual CMA Music Festival Summer Block Party June 7 and 8. Thompson and Hall will both hold a Q&A and autograph session for fans at the public event in downtown Nashville. 

DC #722: Bubble Guts

On today's Super-sized Daytime Confidential podcast Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe, Regan Cellura and Melodie Aikels dish the latest All My Children, The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, One Life to Live and The Young and the Restless headlines and storylines, including:

Prospect Park cuts All My Children and One Life to Live’s weekly episodes from four to two. One of the reasons given was that fans were watching one show or the other, but not both. AMC and OLTL are dropped from FX Canada. Do fans of the shows have reason to worry? Michael Nader returns to Pine Valley as Dimitri Marick.

The Bold and the Beautiful had a busy week of casting news. Hunter Tylo says she's off contract. Jacqueline MacInnes Wood is taking a hiatus. Former Days of Our Lives star Darin Brooks joins the soap and his character will be involved with Hope. Rena Sofer joins B&B as the mother of Brooks' character. Brooke tries to steal one of Taylor’s men, yet again.

Rafe is attacked on Days of Our Lives. Sami, EJ and Stefano find out about Kate and Rafe’s relationship. Is JJ the voice of DAYS viewers?

General Hospital debuts a slew of new characters, portrayed by Maura West, Kristen Alderson, Roger Howarth and Michael Easton. The DC gang weighs in on the arrivals with their First Impressions. Did GH miss a beat by not pairing Morgan with Ava Jerome in a "Mrs. Robinson" storyline? Did lightning strike a third time for Kelly Monaco and Michael Easton?

GH casts Samantha Logan as a sister for Felix. Is TJ being written as a stereotypical “angry black man?” Jane Elliot needs to submit Monday’s scenes opposite of Anthony Geary for an Emmy nomination next year. The DC crew gives thumbs up or thumbs down to The Chew and General Hospital’s crossover.

Michelle Stafford is leaving The Young and the Restless as Phyllis. Find out who the DC gang thinks would make a good recast. Y&R casts Mishael Morgan as a character who will interact with Cane and Lily. Why do Y&R regimes INSIST on making Cane the heir apparent to the Chancellor empire ,when fans so vocally oppose it?

Should Traci be there for Michael and revive her rivalry with Lauren? Not a single member of the DC gang believes Kevin or Chloe would steal from Katherine. Y&R is reviving the question about Summer’s paternity. Michael learns about Lauren and Carmine.

All this and MUCH more on today’s Daytime Confidential podcast.