Is Soap Opera Digest still published?
|Publisher:||American Media Inc|
|# of issues/year:||52|
|Current Issue:||August 29, 2022|
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Are there any daytime soap opera’s left? The move left just three soap operas remaining on network TV: ABC’s “General Hospital,” and CBS’s “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful.”
What is the longest running soap opera? Coronation Street, the quintessentially British soap opera, holds the official Guinness World Record for being the longest-running / oldest television soap opera in history. The show first premiered in 1960, and has since aired over 10,200 episodes.
Why do they call it a soap opera? soap opera, broadcast dramatic serial program, so called in the United States because most of its major sponsors for many years were manufacturers of soap and detergents.