On this date in...
1918: Future soap opera legend Helen Wagner was born. She died on May 1, 2010 at the age of 91.
1951: SEARCH FOR TOMORROW premiered on CBS. It ran 35 years until December 26, 1986. The show moved from CBS to NBC in 1982.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Valerie Perrine (ex-Delores, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - 68
Trevor St. John (Todd, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) - 40
Ashley Jones (Bridget, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL; ex-Megan, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS) - 34
Chris Fountain (ex-Justin, HOLLYOAKS) - 24
Brianna Fischette (ex-Belle, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 18
Chalice Fischette (ex-Belle, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 18
Haley Evans (ex-Miranda, ALL MY CHILDREN) - 7
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INTERVIEWS: AMC Cast Red Carpet Lynn Herring (Part 2) OLTL Stamford Robin Mattson Kristian Alfonso
CASTING NEWS: Darin Brooks joining B&B Michael Nader returns to AMC Hunter Tylo leaving B&B Samantha Logan joins GH
UPFRONTS: NBC FOX Univision Telemundo ABC CBS TBS/TNT CW USA
Daytime Emmy Nominations Revealed! Jeanne Cooper dead at 84 - Tribute planned
Schedule change for ALL MY CHILDREN & ONE LIFE TO LIVE