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The Television Academy, legally known as The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS), is a professional honorary organization dedicated to the advancement of the television industry in the United States.
AfterEllen.com, founded in April 2002, is a website that focuses on the portrayal of lesbian and bisexual women in the media.
All My Children (often shortened to AMC) is an American television soap opera that aired on ABC for 41 years, from January 5, 1970, to September 23, 2011, and on The Online Network (TOLN) from April 29 to September 2, 2013, via Hulu, Hulu Plus, and iTunes.
An alter ego (Latin, "the other I") is a second self, which is believed to be distinct from a person's normal or true original personality.
Amelia Marshall (born April 2, 1958) is an American soap opera actress.
American Media, Inc., is a publisher of magazines, supermarket tabloids, and books based in New York City.
An antagonist is a character, group of characters, institution or concept that stands in or represents opposition against which the protagonist(s) must contend.
Antonio Lopez-Fitzgerald is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera Passions.
The Archive of American Television is a division of the non-profit Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation in North Hollywood, Los Angeles that films interviews with notable people from all aspects of the television industry.
Ayn Rand (born Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum; – March 6, 1982) was a Russian-American writer and philosopher.
The Bay Area Reporter is a free weekly newspaper serving the LGBT communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Ben Masters (born May 6, 1947) is an American actor who is best known for his portrayal of Julian Crane in daytime drama Passions from July 8, 1999, to the show's final episode on August 7, 2008.
The Bennett family is a middle class family of Irish descent living in the fictional town of Harmony on NBC's daytime drama Passions.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, United States.
The Bermuda Triangle, also known as the Devil's Triangle, is a loosely-defined region in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where a number of aircraft and ships are said to have disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
Black History Month, also known as African-American History Month in the U.S., is an annual observance in Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and the United States.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
Botswana, officially the Republic of Botswana (Lefatshe la Botswana), is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa.
Brook Kerr (born November 21, 1973) is an American actress who is best known for her portrayal of Whitney Russell Harris on the television soap opera Passions.
Cathy Jenéen Doe (born November 13, 1970; Tallahassee, Florida), also credited as Cathy Doe, is an American actress.
CBS Corporation is an American mass media corporation focused on commercial broadcasting, publishing, and television production, with most of its operations in the United States.
CBS Interactive Inc. (formerly CBS Digital Media Group) is an American media company and is a division of the CBS Corporation.
Chad Harris-Crane is a fictional character on the American soap opera Passions, which aired on NBC from 1999 to 2007 and on DirecTV in 2007–08.
Charles Divins (born January 29, 1976) is an American actor who played the role of Chad Harris-Crane on the television soap opera Passions from 2002 to 2007.
Chrystee Pharris (born March 7, 1976) is an American actress, best known for her role as Simone Russell on the NBC daytime soap opera, Passions.
Complex is an American New York-based media platform for youth culture which was founded as a bi-monthly magazine by fashion designer Marc (Ecko) Milecofsky.
The Crane family is a fictional family on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera Passions.
Daphnée Lynn Duplaix Samuel (born August 18, 1976) is an American actress and model.
Daytime Confidential is a news website focusing on American daytime talk shows and soap operas.
The Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series is an award presented annually by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) and Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).
Digital First Media, formerly MediaNews Group, is a management company specializing in newspapers in the United States.
DirecTV (stylized as DIRECTV) is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider based in El Segundo, California and is a subsidiary of AT&T.
Donn Swaby (born August 20, 1973) is an American actor.
Down-low is an African American slang term that typically refers to a subculture of black men who usually identify as heterosexual, but who have sex with men; some avoid sharing this information even if they have female sexual partner(s) married or single.
E! (originally an initialism of Entertainment Television) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, all owned by Comcast.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Ethan Winthrop is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV daytime drama Passions.
Eve Russell is a fictional character on the American soap opera Passions, which aired on NBC from 1999 to 2007 and on DirecTV in 2007–08.
In fiction, a foil is a character who contrasts with another character - usually the protagonist— to highlight particular qualities of the other character.
Gender identity is one's personal experience of one's own gender.
GLAAD (formerly the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) is a U.S. non-governmental media monitoring organization founded by LGBT people in the media.
Gospel music is a genre of Christian music.
Guiding Light (known as The Guiding Light before 1975) is an American television soap opera.
HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C. is one of the world's largest publishing companies and is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies, alongside Hachette, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster.
A head shot or headshot is a specific type of portrait where the focus is on person's face.
A head writer is a person who oversees the team of writers on a television or radio series.
Hidden Passions: Secrets from the Diaries of Tabitha Lenox is a tie-in novelization released by HarperEntertainment in 2001, loosely based on the NBC soap opera, Passions.
In traffic laws, a hit-and-run is the act of causing a traffic accident and not stopping afterwards.
The Indiana State Library and Historical Bureau is a public library building, located in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Intersex people are born with any of several variations in sex characteristics including chromosomes, gonads, sex hormones, or genitals that, according to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, "do not fit the typical definitions for male or female bodies".
James E. Reilly (July 29, 1948 – October 12, 2008) was an American soap opera writer.
Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
Jet is a magazine, currently in digital format, marketed to African-American readers.
Joel Edward McHale (born November 20, 1971) is an American comedian, actor, writer, television producer, and television host.
Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. is an American publishing company founded in November 1942 by businessman John H. Johnson.
Julian Crane is a fictional character from the American soap opera Passions portrayed by original cast member, Ben Masters.
Justin Scott Hartley (born January 29, 1977) is an American actor.
Kay Bennett is a fictional character from the NBC/DirecTV soap opera, Passions.
Kimberly Kevon Williams (born October 8, 1985) is an American actress known for her recurring role as Shayne Thomas in the HBO series The Comeback.
A lesbian is a homosexual woman.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
This is a list of characters in soap operas who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender ("LGBT"), and the soap operas which feature them.
This is a list of significant characters that have appeared on the soap opera Passions.
The first annual ''Soap Opera Digest'' Awards were held in 1984, with the second being screened on NBC and Days of Our Lives winning every award in the daytime categories.
There are multiple media outlets which focus primarily on television soap operas and telenovelas.
This is a list of supercouples, fictional couples who have been titled supercouples by the media, usually with the addition of substantial fan support; they may have been referred to as power couples or dynamic duos, and are often defined by a standard set of criteria or circumstances; these circumstances include mania (significant press and media attention being placed on the couple, having to do with charm rather than negativity), the couple being labeled a supercouple by valid sources, the couple having notably impacted popular culture (such as by mania or by becoming a de facto symbol for its genre), and having been listed as an all-time top romance.
Liz Sanbourne is a fictional character from the American soap opera Passions, which aired on National Broadcasting Company (NBC) from 1999–2007 and on DirecTV from 2007–08.
The Lopez-Fitzgerald family is a fictional working class Mexican-Irish family in the fictional New England town of Harmony on NBC/DirecTV's daytime drama, Passions.
Marla Gibbs (born Margaret Theresa Bradley; June 14, 1931) is an American actress, comedian, singer, writer and producer, whose career spans five decades.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Miguel Lopez-Fitzgerald is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera Passions.
The following are minor fictional characters on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera Passions whose connections to the four major families are either weak or non-existent.
Mmegi is an English-language national newspaper in Botswana.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 as a bi-racial organization to advance justice for African Americans by a group, including, W. E. B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington and Moorfield Storey.
This page lists the winners and nominees for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series.
The NAACP Image Award is an annual awards ceremony presented by the American National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) to honor outstanding people of color in film, television, music, and literature.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NBCUniversal, Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate owned by Comcast, headquartered at Rockefeller Plaza's Comcast Building in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
One Life to Live (often abbreviated as OLTL) is an American soap opera broadcast on the ABC television network for more than 43 years, from July 15, 1968, to January 13, 2012, and then on the internet as a web series on Hulu and iTunes via The Online Network from April 29 to August 19, 2013.
Oprah Winfrey (born Orpah Gail Winfrey; January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
The Orlando Sentinel is the primary newspaper of Orlando, Florida and the Central Florida region.
Passions is an American television soap opera that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1999 to September 7, 2007, and on the DirecTV-exclusive The 101 Network from September 17, 2007 to August 7, 2008.
Phillip Kitsing Jeanmarie (born October 6, 1978 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actor best known for portraying Max Cooper, the Blue Shark Ranger in Power Rangers Wild Force and as intersex villain Vincent Clarkson—son of Julian Crane and Eve Russell—on the daytime soap opera Passions from December 2006 to the series finale in 2008.
A Playmate is a female model featured in the centerfold/gatefold of Playboy magazine as Playmate of the Month (PMOM).
Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes.
A public service announcement (PSA), or public service ad, is a message in the public interest disseminated without charge, with the objective of raising awareness, changing public attitudes and behavior towards a social issue.
Rachel Gannon is a fictional character on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live.
A retirement home – sometimes called an old people's home or old age home, although this term can also refer to a nursing home – is a multi-residence housing facility intended for the elderly.
Rodney Van Johnson (born February 20, 1961 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is an American actor known for portraying the role of T.C. Russell on the daytime soap opera Passions since its inception in 1999.
A running gag, or running joke, is a literary device that takes the form of an amusing joke or a comical reference and appears repeatedly throughout a work of literature or other form of storytelling.
Sam Bennett is a fictional character from the NBC/DirecTV soap opera, Passions, portrayed by James Hyde.
Sarah Warn is an American writer and the former editor of entertainment website AfterEllen.com.
A screen test is a method of determining the suitability of an actor or actress for performing on film or in a particular role.
Sexual identity is how one thinks of oneself in terms of to whom one is romantically or sexually attracted.
Sheridan Crane is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV soap opera Passions.
Siena Goines (born March 28, 1969) is an American film and television actress.
Simone Russell is a fictional character on the American soap opera Passions, which aired on NBC from 1999 to 2007 and on DirecTV in 2007–08.
A soap opera or soaper is an ongoing, episodic work of fiction presented in serial format on television, radio and in novels, featuring the lives of many characters and focusing on emotional relationships to the point of melodrama.
Soap Opera Digest is a weekly magazine covering American daytime soap operas.
The Soap Opera Digest Awards is an awards show held by the daytime television magazine Soap Opera Digest.
Soap Opera Weekly was a weekly magazine covering American daytime soap operas.
Soap Talk is a television talk show on SOAPnet hosted by Lisa Rinna and Ty Treadway.
Soapnet (stylized as SOAPnet) was an American basic cable and satellite television channel that was owned by the Disney-ABC Television Group division of The Walt Disney Company.
Source Interlink is an American magazine publishing and logistics company.
The South Florida Blade, formerly The Express Gay News, was a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) newspaper in the southern Florida area.
A stroke is a medical condition in which poor blood flow to the brain results in cell death.
Tabitha Lenox is a fictional character and one of the main antagonists from the NBC/DirecTV daytime drama Passions.
The Atlas Society (TAS) is an American 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that "promotes open Objectivism: the philosophy of reason, individualism, achievement, and freedom originated by Ayn Rand".
The Baltimore Sun is the largest general-circulation daily newspaper based in the American state of Maryland and provides coverage of local and regional news, events, issues, people, and industries.
The Fountainhead is a 1943 novel by Russian-American author Ayn Rand, her first major literary success.
The Free Lance–Star is the principal daily newspaper distributed throughout Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States, with a circulation area including the city of Fredericksburg and all or parts of the counties of Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George, Caroline, Culpeper, Fauquier, Louisa, Orange, Prince William and Westmoreland.
The GW Hatchet is an independent student newspaper at the George Washington University.
The Oprah Winfrey Show, often referred to simply Oprah, is an American syndicated talk show that aired nationally for 25 seasons from September 8, 1986 to May 25, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.
The Soup is an American television series that aired weekly on E! from July 1, 2004 until December 18, 2015.
The Three Faces of Eve is a 1957 American mystery drama film presented in CinemaScope, based on a book by psychiatrists Corbett H. Thigpen and Hervey M. Cleckley, who also helped write the screenplay.
Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald Crane is a fictional character and the main protagonist from the NBC/DirecTV soap opera, Passions.
A tie-in work is a work of fiction or other product based on a media property such as a film, video game, television series, board game, web site, role-playing game or literary property.
Time Inc. was an American worldwide mass media corporation founded on November 28, 1922 by Henry Luce and Briton Hadden and based in New York City.
Timmy Lenox is a fictional character from the NBC/DirecTV daytime drama Passions portrayed by Josh Ryan Evans.
Tokenism is the practice of making only a perfunctory or symbolic effort to be inclusive to members of minority groups, especially by recruiting a small number of people from underrepresented groups in order to give the appearance of racial or sexual equality within a workforce.
Linda Tracey Ross (born February 27, 1959) is an American television actress, known for her role as Eve Russell on the NBC daytime soap opera, Passions (1999–2008).
Tronc, Inc. (stylized as tronc; formerly Tribune Publishing) is an American newspaper print and online media publishing company based in Chicago, Illinois.
The Tulsa World is the daily newspaper for the city of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and primary newspaper for the northeastern and eastern portions of Oklahoma.
TV Guide is a bi-weekly American magazine that provides television program listings information as well as television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles, and, in some issues, horoscopes.
Verizon Hearst Media Partners (simply VHMP) is an American entertainment and media holding company jointly owned by Verizon Communications (50%) and Hearst Communications (50%).
Vincent Clarkson, also known by the alter ego Valerie Davis, is a fictional character from the American soap opera Passions, which aired on NBC from 1999 to 2007 and on DirecTV in 2007–08.
Windy City Times is an LGBT newspaper in Chicago.
17th Annual GLAAD Media Awards (2006) were presented at four separate ceremonies: March 27 in New York City; April 8 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles; May 25 in Miami; and June 10 in San Francisco.
The 34th Daytime Emmy Awards, commemorating excellence in American daytime programming from 2006, was held on June 15, 2007 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
The 37th NAACP Image Awards ceremony, presented by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), honored the best in film, television, music of 2005 and took place on February 26, 2006 at the Shrine Auditorium.
The 38th NAACP Image Awards ceremony, presented by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), honored the best in film, television, music of 2006 and took place on March 2, 2007 at the Shrine Auditorium.