— Days of our Lives released its “extended fall preview” at this past weekend “Day of DAYS” fan event. In the preview (below), look for the return of Hattie (with Deidre Hall in double role), who joins Hope in prison! Adrienne collapses after Justin (Wally Kurth) arrives at her wedding to Lucas as well as Abigail’s return to Salem.
— Days of our Lives (@nbcdays) November 13, 2016
— This week on Days of our Lives (NBC/Global): Abigail (now played by Marci Miller) is discovered on Monday (Nov. 14). Friends and family rally around Hope (Kristian Alfonso) as she awaits the judge’s decision on Tuesday (Nov. 15) — she’s sent to jail!
Brady (Eric Martsolf) finds Theresa (Jen Lilley) is a compromising situation on Wednesday (Nov. 16). Philip (John Paul Lavoisier) reconsiders confiding the truth about Chloe’s (Nadia Bjorlin) pregnancy to Nicole (Arianne Zucker) on Thursday (Nov. 17).
Lucas (Bryan Dattilo) and Adrienne’s (Judi Evans) wedding day arrives. Theresa spends her finally day in Salem as Jen Lilley exits on Friday (Nov. 18). Coming soon: Kayla (Mary Beth Evans) is upset when Joey (James Lastovic) reveals that Jade (Paige Searcy) is pregnant.
— My Christmas Dream, the Hallmark Channel film starring Deidre Hall (Marlena) and Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years) will air in Canada on Bravo on Sunday, November 27 at 9 p.m. The movie airs in the U.S. this Saturday (Nov. 19).
— This week on The Young and the Restless (CBS/Global): Nick (Joshua Morrow) receives an unexpected surprise on Monday (Nov. 14; Canadian episode) while Hilary (Mishael Morgan) challenges Mariah (Camryn Grimes). On Tuesday (Nov. 15), Victor (Eric Braeden) and Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott) clash over Dylan’s (Steve Burton) role in Sharon’s (Sharon Case) deception. Nick holds Sharon’s fate in his hands. Billy (Jason Thompson) suspects a rat.
Traci (Beth Maitland) returns to town on Wednesday (Nov. 16). Phyllis (Gina Tognoni) gains an ally while Ashley (Eileen Davidson) turns the tables on Travis (Michael Roark). Victoria (Amelia Heinle) is forced to make a life-changing decision on Thursday (Nov. 17). Victor opens up to Chelsea (Melissa Claire Egan). Dylan and Sharon receive bad news. Cane (Daniel Goddard) becomes impatient.
— Look for Eileen Davidson’s Real Housewives of Beverly Hills co-star Erika Girardi guest star on Y&R on Dec. 14 (Canadian airdate). Entertainment Weekly reports that Girardi will portray businesswoman Farrah Dubose.
— Is it December yet? Y&R fans won’t want to miss Michael Logan’s interview with newly appointed Y&R head writer and co-executive producer Sally Sussman Morina, where she previews what went wrong on the soap and what she’ll begin to fix! Read it here.
— This week on General Hospital (ABC/City): Sonny (Maurice Benard) makes a stunning confession on Monday (Nov. 14). Carly (Laura Wright) asks to meet with Andre (Anthony Montgomery) to discuss Morgan’s treatment. Kiki (Hayley Erin) thanks Dillon (Robert Palmer Watkins) for his patience and friendship. Ava (Maura West) asks Scotty (Kin Shriner) to help her out. Laura (Genie Francis) has a tense encounter with Valentin (James Patrick Stuart). Nina (Michelle Stafford) spends time with Charlotte. Anna (Finola Hughes) challenges Valentin’s claims on Tuesday (Nov. 15). Sonny is determined to get some answers. Dante observes the impact that Jason (Billy Miller) has on his father. Liz (Rebecca Herbst) discovers Franco’s intentions. Nelle (Chloe Lanier) comforts Michael (Chad Duel).
Max (Ingo Rademacher) confess his concerns about Nelle to Alexis (Nancy Lee Grahn) on Wednesday (Nov. 16). Later, someone offers to buy Alexis a drink. Nelle makes her intentions clear to Michael. Liz is called upon to help Hayden (Rebecca Budig). Lucy (Lynn Herring) makes it clear to Scotty that he cannot fool her. Carly is faced with conflicting emotions admit new information. Max and Alexis come to a mutual understanding on Thursday (Nov. 17). Bobbie (Jacklyn Zeman) has reason to be suspicious of Nelle. Alexis receives glimmer of hope. Franco (Roger Howarth) and Liz plan for a special night together. Anna and Griffin (Matt Cohen) face off against a cool and calculating adversary.
Liz stands her ground on Friday (Nov. 18). Franco attempts to make amends with Sam (Kelly Monaco). Josslyn (Eden McCoy) cooks up a plan. Sam and Jason follow-up on a critical lead. Griffin loses his cool. Anna has a déjà vu. Coming soon: Alexis hosts a Thanksgiving dinner.
— Don Harvey will begin to play Liz’s rapist, Tom Baker, on General Hospital this week. The role was last played by James Sloyan in 1998.
— Claire Labine has passed away at the age of 82. Laine is a nine-time Daytime Emmy-winning creator and head writer of Ryan’s Hope and also served as head writer on General Hospital, One Life to Live and Guiding Light. ABC has released the following statement: “We are sad to learn of the death of our friend and former colleague Claire Labine. As creator of Ryan’s Hope and head writer of both General Hospital and One Life to Live in the 90s, Claire was an imaginative storyteller who inspired hope and sparked conversations through her stories and characters paving the way for a new generation of writers who would follow in her footsteps. We are proud and honored she was part of our ABC Daytime family. We send our deepest condolences to her family and those closest to her.”
— This week on The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS/CTV Two): Ridge (Thorsten Kaye) is upset when his attempt to sabotage Quinn (Rena Sofer) has backfired on Monday (Nov. 14). Zende (Rome Flynn) gives Sasha (Felisha Cooper) a word of warning to stay away from Nicole (Reign Edwards). Quinn becomes jealous of Eric (John McCook) and Katie’s (Heather Tom) friendship on Tuesday (Nov. 15). Rick (Jacob Young) assists Katie in moving forward with her life.
Bill (Don Diamont) suggests to Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) that they elope on Wednesday (Nov. 16). Eric finds out about Quinn’s phone call to Katie. Bill and RJ (Anthony Turpel) reluctantly spend an uncomfortable day together at Spencer Publications on Thursday (Nov. 17). Brooke questions Ridge about why he is trying so hard to win her over.
Quinn attempts to hide her hanger from Eric when he informs her that Katie is buying the house next door on Friday (Nov. 18). Ridge takes Brooke to a location where much of their history together is buried.
— I had a chat with Don Diamont (Bill, B&B) last week while he was in Toronto for a fan appearance and press day. We spoke about his transition from Y&R to B&B, what’s coming up on the show this week and which pairing he’d like to revisit. Click here to read the interview.