General Hospital’s Robin Mattson and daytime’s greatest moments

April 6, 2012
Hosted by Dan J. Kroll

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Episode Description

If you've watched a soap opera in the past 30 years, it's a pretty good bet that you're familiar with the work of Robin Mattson. On Friday, April 6, just four days after she makes her much-anticipated return to General Hospital, the Emmy-nominated actress makes her first appearance on Soap Central Live. Robin started her incredible daytime career as Hope Bauer on Guiding Light. She became even more of a household name as General Hospital's Heather Webber, a woman who sold her newborn on the black market! In 1983, Robin earned her first Daytime Emmy nomination -- but it wouldn't be her last. During an eight-year-run on Santa Barbara, Robin earned three consecutive Daytime Emmy nominations in the Outstanding Supporting Actress category. All My Children fans know Robin as Janet "From Another Planet" Green. Robin has also had short but memorable roles on As the World Turns and Days of our Lives. Plus, author Alina Adams returns to SCL to discuss her latest soap opera release, Soap Opera 451: A Time Capsule of Daytime Drama's Greatest Moments. What moments were selected as the greatest moments in daytime history? What are your choices for the best soap moments of all time? Call in and discuss it with us on-air!

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Hosted by Dan J Kroll, KROLL CALL is a weekly, multi-platform infotainment show that features everything from celebrity interviews to expert advice. Listen to fun and engaging interviews with your favorite stars of film, television, and music, and then stick around for expert advice and tips on topics ranging from parenting to relationships, fashion trends to saving money, food to workouts, and more. KROLL CALL also allows the audience to become part of the show and come away with not just a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to talk to their favorite stars, but also the chance to receive a makeover, incredible advice, or some amazing surprise gifts. The show will also feature video clips to help listeners delve even further into detail on each episode’s topics.

Dan J. Kroll

For more than 15 years, Dan J Kroll has been covering the ins and outs, and the ups and downs of your favorite soaps on the web site. Now, he’s taking those experiences and bringing them to you every week on Soap Central Live.

Dan has had the opportunity to talk to the biggest names in daytime and he’s gone behind-the-scenes of all your favorite shows. When the stars have something to say, you can be sure that Dan is there to get you, the soap fans, the whole story – it isn’t just about being first, it’s about being fair and accurate.

When media outlets need a soap expert, they call on Dan. Because more than just being someone who talks about the soaps, Dan truly is a soap fan. Mixing praise, critique, and laughs, Dan provides the perfect way for soap fans to wrap up the work week and kick-off the weekend.

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