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Elizabeth Taylor: A Life In Film

Dame Elizabeth Taylor has passed away at the age of 79. Known in later life for her charity work and love of tweeting, it was her glittering film career as one of the cinema's most...

23rd March 2011

James Franco Likes To Vary Roles

James Franco likes to mix-up his roles. The 32-year-old actor doesn't like to stick to one genre of movie or TV show and wants to be able to do whatever he wants, when he wants...

20th December 2010

Franco Returning To General Hospital

Hollywood star JAMES FRANCO is returning to the small screen - he's signed on to reprise his role on U.S. soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL next year (11).The Spider-Man star made a huge departure from his...

9th December 2010

Monaco: 'Franco Proved Soap Actors Have Talent'

Actress KELLY MONACO has heaped praise on JAMES FRANCO for turning his back on Hollywood to appear on TV drama GENERAL HOSPITAL - because he proved soap actors are just as talented as movie stars.The...

21st July 2010

Franco Felt Like 'Impostor' On General Hospital

Actor JAMES FRANCO struggled with his stint on U.S. soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL, insisting he felt like "an impostor" on the set.The Spider-Man star stunned fans when he announced he'd accepted a role on the...

10th July 2010

Franco Turns General Hospital Finale Into Art Show

Actor JAMES FRANCO has turned his TV soap finale into an odd art exhibition after shooting his last episode of GENERAL HOSPITAL at Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA).The Spider-Man star persuaded TV bosses...

28th June 2010

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JAMES FRANCO has recruited his mum to make a cameo appearance alongside him when he returns to U.S. soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL this summer (10). BETSY FRANCO will play the mother of his villainous character.

10th June 2010

Franco Heading Back To Hospital

SPIDER-MAN star JAMES FRANCO is heading back to the small screen to play a villain on U.S. soap GENERAL HOSPITAL.The actor had a brief stint on the long-running daytime show last year (09), and he's...

19th May 2010

General Hospital Leads Daytime Emmy Nominees

Long-running U.S. soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL is leading the charge for this year's (10) Daytime Emmy Awards after landing a whopping 18 nominations.The series, which Spider-Man star James Franco joined for a brief stint last...

12th May 2010

Franco Heading Back To General Hospital

Hollywood actor JAMES FRANCO is set to return to U.S. soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL for a one-off episode this spring (10), which will be filmed in a New York gallery as part of his ongoing...

7th January 2010

Franco's Grisly New Role

JAMES FRANCO is following up his stint on GENERAL HOSPITAL with a more adventurous role - he's signed up to play a real-life mountaineer who amputated his own arm.The actor has been cast in Danny...

7th January 2010

Franco Explains General Hospital Role

Actor JAMES FRANCO has explained the real reason behind his decision to take a role on U.S. daytime soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL - it was all part of a "performance art" experiment.The Spider-Man star surprised...

16th December 2009

Franco Stunned By Massive Soap Script

SPIDER-MAN star JAMES FRANCO realised his two-month stint on GENERAL HOSPITAL would be a challenge when soap opera bosses asked if he needed an autocue to feed him his lines.The actor surprised daytime TV devotees...

11th November 2009

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"I never watched a soap before!" JAMES FRANCO has been introduced to a whole new world of cheesy daytime TV after signing up for a stint on GENERAL HOSPITAL.

8th November 2009

Franco Set For 30 Rock Role

JAMES FRANCO will follow up his stint on soap opera GENERAL HOSPITAL with another small-screen venture - he's the latest star to take on a role in 30 ROCK.The 31-year-old actor is currently busy shooting...

4th November 2009

Franco Heads To Hospital

SPIDER-MAN villain JAMES FRANCO has stunned U.S. TV soap fans by signing up for a two-month stint on cheesy daytime drama GENERAL HOSPITAL.The super-serious method actor reportedly asked the producers of the show if there...

2nd October 2009

Tv Star Conley Dies

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL star DARLENE CONLEY has died of stomach cancer at her Los Angeles home. She was 72. The veteran actress, who played flamboyant SALLY SPECTRA in the US soap from 1988,...

16th January 2007

Degeneres Triumphs At Daytime Emmys

Gay funnywoman ELLEN DeGENERES triumphed at the Daytime Emmys yesterday (28APR06) for a second year running, scooping two gongs for her talk show ELLEN. The TV award ceremony, held in Los Angeles for the...

29th April 2006

Stamos Joins Er Full-time

Former FULL HOUSE actor JOHN STAMOS is set to become a permanent member of hit medical drama series ER. Stamos will make his debut as full-time ER 'resident' TONY GATES, in the opening episode of...

4th April 2006

Gloria Monty Dies

GENERAL HOSPITAL executive producer GLORIA MONTY died of cancer on Thursday (03MAR06) in Rancho Mirage, California. She was 84. Monty took over US daytime soap opera in 1978, at a time when the show was...

3rd April 2006

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"To my parents, if I did a movie with AL PACINO, it wouldn't be as big as my being on GENERAL HOSPITAL." Actress EVA LONGORIA's family is addicted to daytime soap operas.

21st March 2006

Young + The Restless Leads Daytime Emmy Nominations

Top US soap THE YOUNG + THE RESTLESS will be leading the way at America's Daytime Emmys in April (06) after grabbing an astonishing 18 nominations yesterday (08FEB06). Despite failing to land any of...

9th February 2006

Brokeback Mountain Wins Lee Dga Honour

ANG LEE has won another award for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN after his controversial movie was named Best Feature Film at the Directors Guild Of America (DGA) Awards last night (28JAN06). Brokeback Mountain is now the...

29th January 2006

Samms Back In Hospital Soap

British actress EMMA SAMMS is returning to the US soap she quit to become a DYNASTY star. Samms played HOLLY SUTTON SCORPIO on GENERAL HOSPITAL from 1982 to 1985 and again, briefly, in the...

21st January 2006

Soap Star Sues Abc Bosses Over Alleged Pregnancy Dismissal

Former US soap star KARI WUHRER is suing TV bosses at ABC claiming they sacked her from hit show GENERAL HOSPITAL after she told them she was pregnant. Wuhrer has filed suit in Los...

14th January 2006

Longoria Wanted To Be Married By Elvis

EVA LONGORIA missed out on her lifelong dream to be married by ELVIS PRESLEY when she tied the knot in Las Vegas, Nevada, because her ex-husband was vehemently against the idea. The DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES...

2nd November 2005

Springfield Goes Back To The Hospital

Eighties pop hunk RICK SPRINGFIELD is to return to the US TV show where he launched his acting career. The JESSE'S GIRL singer will reprise his character DR NOAH DRAKE for a series of...

13th October 2005

Rosenberg Replaces Gilbert As Sag Head

LA LAW star ALAN ROSENBERG is the new president of America's Screen Actor's Guild (SAG), replacing actress MELISSA GILBERT's four years as head of the union. The New Jersey-born actor, married to CSI star...

25th September 2005

Baywatch Babe Monaco's Rape Ordeal Revealed

Former BAYWATCH babe and DANCING WITH THE STARS winner KELLY MONACO has stunned fans by revealing she was once drugged by a rapist. The actress, who now stars in US soap GENERAL HOSPITAL, admits...

27th August 2005

Degeneres Crowned Queen Of Daytime Tv

ELLEN DeGENERES was crowned queen of daytime TV on Friday night (20MAY05) - picking up two DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS for her chat show THE ELLEN DeGENERES SHOW. DeGeneres attended the New York ceremony at...

22nd May 2005

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