Wednesday, December 18, 2013

NEWS: Stephen Schnetzer, Marlee Matlin, Ashlyn Pearce, Amy Andrews, ABC's Female Viewers

Stephen Schnetzer reflects on play ANOTHER WORLD's Cass Winthrop
"I really never felt typecast as Cass because I had the opportunity to play such a wide range of situations: comical, farcical, serious, dramatic, tragic."

ABC Viewers Tilt Female for a Network Light on Sports
About 62 percent of the ABC audience is female. (CBS is the next most female-skewed at 57 percent.) More strikingly, the top five most popular shows among women are on ABC, as well as seven of the 10 most popular. All of those shows have an audience that is more than 70 percent female. (No. 1 is GREY'S ANATOMY with an audience just under 76 percent female.)

Paul Lee, ABC’s top entertainment executive, has consistently said that ABC should be judged under a different standard — one that excludes sports. “More Americans in the 18-49 category are watching ABC than any other network,” Mr. Lee said, adding “if you take sports out.”

GLEE Books Marlee Matlin as a Nationals Judge
The SWITCHED AT BIRTH star will play herself, as a judge during the Nationals competition.

The actress tweeted a photo of herself on set with Skylar Astin, Chord Overstreet and Darren Criss on Tuesday, adding that the actors are, “Gentlemen all!”

Julia Roberts on GLEE? "Wouldn't That Be Fun!" Oscar Winner Says
"If [Ryan Murphy] came up with a some funny soap opera back from the dead moment for the last vestiges of the entire series, wouldn't that be fun!" she said.

Matt Willis joins EASTENDERS
The actor and singer has joined the BBC One soap for a short stint as newcomer Luke (Stacey Branning's latest boyfriend) and will film his first scenes this week.

Amy Andrews discusses writing the upcoming THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL novels
Play mp3 audio file here.

Kelly Rutherford's Request for Custody of Her Two Kids Denied
A judge has ruled that though Rutherford and her ex-husband, Daniel Giersch, technically have joint custody, their children – son Hermes, 7, and daughter, Helena, 4½ – will continue to reside in Monaco, where he lives.

DAYS OF OUR LIVES stars heading to Canada for May 31, 2014 event
DOOL Canada Events invites you to spend the day with your favorite DAYS stars, including Shawn Christian (Daniel), Galen Gering (Rafe), Eric Martsolf (Brady), James Scott (EJ), Greg Vaughan (Eric) and Arianne Zucker (Nicole) in Toronto, Canada on Saturday, May 31, 2014. Limited tickets are available.

Mill Creek actress Ashlyn Pearce makes it big on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL

1 comment:

  1. In other EASTENDERS casting news, actor Sam Strike will be making his debut on Boxing Day as Mick Carter's 19-year old son, Johnny Carter.

    Article includes intriguing spoiler about the youngest member of the new family in Walford: Sam Strike as Johnny Carter