Hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving (or a nice Thursday, if you live outside of the US). Many people are heading out to the stores bright and early so here are a few TV items you can talk about while waiting in line. A new As the World Turns DVD is being released for the holidays, some familiar faces are returning to Desperate Housewives, a tragedy on the set of the G.I. Joe sequel, the owners of Lassie are suing, and the sequel to JJ Abrams’ Star Trek movie has a release date. Plus, a few interesting bits of TV history.
As the World Turns
Missing the classic soap opera? If so, then Soap Classics has a holiday gift for you. The company has announced the release of “Christmas in Oakdale,” a compilation of five memorable holiday episodes from ATWT’s 54 year history. It sells for $12.95 and includes select episodes 1985 through 2007. Soap Classic recently released 20 ATWT Classics which includes 20 of the soap’s most memorable programs.