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#Soap Opera

# soap-opera - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

Poll: Do you watch the soaps?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you watch the soaps?

Apr 19th 2022, 10:27 AM 35,199 Views 35 Comments

Fun fact: the term ‘soap opera’ comes from radio dramas that were sponsored by soap manufacturers.

# soap-opera - Friday 21 May, 2021

Claudio Ranieri to end managerial 'soap opera'
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Claudio Ranieri to end managerial 'soap opera'

May 21st 2021, 11:28 PM 12,644 Views 3 Comments

The veteran manager announced on Friday he will not coach Serie A club Sampdoria next season.

# soap-opera - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Dundalk refuse to address reports coach Filippo Giovagnoli set for exit after day of turmoil
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

Dundalk refuse to address reports coach Filippo Giovagnoli set for exit after day of turmoil

Updated Apr 17th 2021, 10:00 PM 61,281 Views 28 Comments

Fans protested that the club is ‘run like a circus’ and manager Shane Keegan resigned earlier today with the club amid a wretched run of results.

# soap-opera - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets
# Manchester
# Manchester

Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets

Sep 25th 2016, 1:45 PM 51,648 Views 77 Comments

Marc Anwar has played the character of Sharif Nazir on the soap since 2014.

# soap-opera - Monday 25 July, 2016

Chaotic, shambolic and humiliating pre-season is an ominous sign for Manchester United
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

Chaotic, shambolic and humiliating pre-season is an ominous sign for Manchester United

Jul 25th 2016, 3:32 PM 15,437 Views 43 Comments

Preparation has been far from ideal for an easily-irritated Jose Mourinho.

# soap-opera - Monday 17 August, 2015

Eastenders' funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog
# Cushty
# Cushty

Eastenders' funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog

Aug 17th 2015, 4:36 PM 22,213 Views 23 Comments

Two characters were half naked in a funeral parlour.

# soap-opera - Friday 31 July, 2015

Now you can stay on Ramsey Street thanks to Airbnb
# Everybody Needs...
# Everybody Needs...

Now you can stay on Ramsey Street thanks to Airbnb

Jul 31st 2015, 6:30 AM 12,092 Views 8 Comments

A new competition even includes the opportunity to have dinner with Dr Karl Kennedy.

# soap-opera - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Everyone's talking about THAT final scene on tonight's Red Rock From The Daily Edge

Everyone's talking about THAT final scene on tonight's Red Rock

Jun 4th 2015, 10:00 PM 12,142 Views 3 Comments

Adrijan, our love :(

# soap-opera - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street
# Deirdre Barlow
From The Daily Edge
# Deirdre Barlow

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street

Jan 20th 2015, 9:28 AM 26,109 Views 7 Comments

KEN!

# soap-opera - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?
# Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Drama

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?

Jan 7th 2015, 3:12 PM 16,181 Views 38 Comments

We look into what makes a soap worth watching.

# soap-opera - Monday 8 December, 2014

9 things we learned behind the scenes of TV3's new soap Red Rock
# Red Rock
From The Daily Edge
# Red Rock

9 things we learned behind the scenes of TV3's new soap Red Rock

Dec 8th 2014, 8:48 AM 9,875 Views 3 Comments

The first new Irish-produced soap in years begins in January.

# soap-opera - Sunday 14 September, 2014

An ode to Fair City, Ireland's longest-running (and most reviled) soap
# Fair Sh*tty
From The Daily Edge
# Fair Sh*tty

An ode to Fair City, Ireland's longest-running (and most reviled) soap

Sep 14th 2014, 6:00 PM 24,110 Views 55 Comments

The soap turns 25 this week. Let’s give it a break, for once.

# soap-opera - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Every important TV soap theme tune, ranked from worst to best
# Closer Each Day
From The Daily Edge
# Closer Each Day

Every important TV soap theme tune, ranked from worst to best

Apr 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 24,709 Views 60 Comments

THAT’S WHEN GOOD NEIGHBOUUUUURS BECOME GOOOOOD FRIIIIEEEEEEENDS.

# soap-opera - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Turkish soap opera bringing Suleiman back from the dead
# Ottoman
# Ottoman

Turkish soap opera bringing Suleiman back from the dead

Dec 15th 2013, 5:30 PM 11,544 Views 11 Comments

Here’s one way to reconcile people to a controversial period in history – make it into a smash TV hit.

# soap-opera - Friday 19 July, 2013

David Moyes hoping for good news on Fabregas bid but Rooney not for sale
# Cesc Please
From The42
# Cesc Please

David Moyes hoping for good news on Fabregas bid but Rooney not for sale

Jul 19th 2013, 8:32 AM 3,602 Views 16 Comments

The Manchester United manager confirmed the club’s official bid for the former Arsenal midfielder.

# soap-opera - Friday 12 July, 2013

The funniest soap opera moment of all time
# Up In Flames
From The Daily Edge
# Up In Flames

The funniest soap opera moment of all time

Jul 12th 2013, 10:21 AM 1,777 Views 0 Comments

It involves a urinating doll being thrown onto a flaming barbecue.

# soap-opera - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Home & Away’s Romeo loves Waterford, heavy winds cancel Minor match
# Romeo Is Heaving
From The42
# Romeo Is Heaving

Home & Away’s Romeo loves Waterford, heavy winds cancel Minor match

Apr 17th 2013, 9:07 PM 3,156 Views 0 Comments

The two incidents may not be linked.

# soap-opera - Friday 5 October, 2012

Ferguson relieved at Rio's England omission
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

Ferguson relieved at Rio's England omission

Oct 5th 2012, 5:04 PM 975 Views 1 Comment

Roy Hodgson ignored Ferdinand in his latest selection and the United manager is clearly happy that he will not be playing additional games.

# soap-opera - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Fair City finally reaches RTÉ Player after negotiations with union
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Fair City finally reaches RTÉ Player after negotiations with union

May 2nd 2012, 7:15 AM 7,631 Views 33 Comments

The soap has been running for so long that actors’ contracts did not include the possibility of showing it online.

# soap-opera - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Shake on it... Tiger and Steve Williams face off at President's Cup
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

Shake on it... Tiger and Steve Williams face off at President's Cup

Nov 17th 2011, 11:34 AM 637 Views 2 Comments

But it’s Adam Scott’s bagman that has the last laugh as Woods and Striker suffer heavy defeat.