One Life To Live Soap Digest
Actor updates from May 29 – June 4:
Soaps.com has the latest details surrounding what’s going on in the careers of the current and former “One Life To Live” actors. This week includes Primetime and film roles, new singles, a peek into scenes for a new character, a talk show appearance and more…
Jenni Farley’s reality series returns for season three:
Fans of Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley, who plays Shelter’s bartender Nikki, will get to see more of the former “Jersey Shore” star and her BFF Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi. MTV has renewed their reality series, “Snooki & JWoww,” for season three. Stay tuned for its premiere date.
Jason-Shane Scott to Anger Management:
Jason-Shane Scott (ex-Will Rappaport) is heading to Primetime to guest star on the FX series “Anger Management,” featuring Charlie Sheen. Look for Scott as one-half of a ‘hot couple’ in the Thursday June 6 9:30 PM episode titled “Charlie And Kate Start A Sex Study.”
Corbin Bleu and Austin Williams’ Sugar honored at Cinema On The Edge Film Festival:
Corbin Bleu (Jeffrey King) and Austin Williams’ (ex-Shane Morasco) film “Sugar” was honored at this year’s Cinema On The Edge Film Festival last Sunday June 2 in Santa Monica, California. Williams played Ronnie, with Bleu as Sketch, in the story about a homeless girl named Sugar (Shenae Grimes, “90210”) who suffered from post traumatic stress syndrome.
Tika Sumpter on The Wendy Williams Show:
Tune in to “The Wendy Williams Show” on Wednesday June 5 as Tika Sumpter (ex-Layla Williamson) talks to host Wendy Williams about her new series “The Haves And The Have Nots,” which airs Tuesdays at 9:00 PM. Visit The Wendy Williams Show to find out when it airs in your city.
Terri Conn at benefit reading of Deleted Scenes:
Terri Conn, who played Aubrey Wentworth from 2010 to 2011, will join Anthony Rapp ("RENT") and Patrick James Lynch ("Stop The Bleeding") for a reading of "Deleted Scenes." The reading, to benefit the Hemophilia Association of New York, will take place on Monday June 10 at 7:00 PM at The Mainstage Theater at 416 West 42nd Street in New York City, New York. There will be a Q&A following the performance, which surrounds two former friends who have to reunite to work on a follow-up to their hit indie film. Visit NY Charities for more information and to purchase tickets.
News 12 Connecticut visits One Life To Live set:
News 12 Connecticut visited the "One Life To Live" set last week and talked to various actors from the show. Kassie DePaiva (Blair Cramer) stated, "It's coming back stronger and better than ever." Watch the News 12 Connecticut OLTL video interview for a look behind the scenes, including a sneak peek at former "As The World Turns" star Paolo Seganti as Arturo Bandini, who's set to debut on June 27. Wait until you see who he's in scenes with!
Nathan Fillion in Much Ado About Nothing:
Nathan Fillion (ex-Joey Buchanan, "Castle") will appear as Dogberry in the new Joss Whedon film "Much Ado About Nothing." It opens in theaters on June 7 and is a modern day take on the Shakespeare classic surrounding two pairs of lovers with different outlooks on romance.
Matt Walton in It's Just Sex:
Matt Walton (ex-Eli Clarke) is taking part in the new Off-Broadway production titled "It's Just Sex." The story follows three typical couples who, during one fateful evening engaged in a "wildly hilarious partner swap." Performances run now through August 18 in New York City, New York. Visit Telecharge for venue information and tickets.
Just two more days before previews begin for my new play "It's Just Sex" off-broadway. @itsjustsexplayYes it's racy. But it's even funnier
— Matt Walton (@AnchormanMatty) June 2, 2013
Austin Peck takes baby girl for a swim:
Terri Conn (ex-Aubrey), who married her fellow "OLTL" castmate Austin Peck (ex-Rick Powers), posted a picture on Twitter of the proud daddy taking their daughter for her first swim.
Daddy's girl...first swim! twitter.com/terriconnactor…
— Terri Conn (@terriconnactor) June 3, 2013
Kassie DePaiva's No Regrets:
Last Thursday Blair Cramer sang her portrayer's song, "No Regrets," at Shelter. Of the song from her second album DePaiva stated, "I felt Blair and Todd's [Roger Howarth] new journey begins there. I can't wait to hear what y'all think."
Brittany Underwood's new singles:
With her new EP coming out on June 4 Brittany Underwood (ex-Langston Wilde) gives fans a preview of her new single "California Wild." The preview takes place while the actress is riding in a car with her boyfriend AJ, who can't help but move along to the beat! She later tweeted a preview of her other single titled "High Heels, High Hopes." Check them out…
Another Sneak Peak (Deedle) of one of my new songs High Heels High Hopes :D youtu.be/_fD3bmh5OoM
— Brittany Underwood (@britt_underwood) June 1, 2013
One Life To Live actor fun fact:
He may have played one of Llanview's most corrupt cops, Lee Ramsey, but actor Hunt Block earned an impressive degree of Fine Arts from Harvard University. Before he landed his first role in 1981 as Bill on "Waitress," Block sold Buick Centuries at the Chicago Auto show.
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