General Hospital fan favorite, actor Steve Burton is celebrating 5 decades of living. The popular actor was born in 1970 and turned 50 on June 28. He originated the role of Jason Quartermaine Morgan in 1991, but the character had a major personality disruption following a car accident that left him with severe brain damage. He changed his last name from Quartermaine to Morgan and began working for mob boss Sonny Corinthos. In 2007, Jason crossed over to the short-lived General Hospital Night Shift and later left Jason and Port Charles behind in 2012.
Ulrich Alexander Fox was born on July 24, 1969, and had an impressive sports career prior to retiring. He now portrays the dashing Darius Nash, on the OWN series Greenleaf. This character is an investigative journalist who had been involved in a romantic relationship with Grace Greenleaf, (Merle Dandridge). The couple went their separate ways last year but on the season 5 premiere on Tuesday, June 23 they spent some time together. Grace needed help from her ex, related to the young man who looked like AJ who recently died. The chemistry between this duo is undeniable and fans are hoping they get back together before the series finale.
Deborah Joy Winans portrays the troubled Charity Greenleaf Satterlee on the hit series Greenleaf, that airs on Oprah Winfrey's network, OWN. The program is about a wealthy family who runs an Atlanta megachurch while dealing with personal issues. It became an instant hit but unless something changes Greenleaf just began its fifth and final season. There is talk of a spinoff but no one knows for certain if or when this will take place. There also has been no news as to which characters will be a part of the new venture. Here are a few things that fans may not know regarding Charity's portrayer, Deborah J0y Winans.
Soaps She Knows just revealed that Tamera Price will return to Days of Our Lives for her daughter's wedding. Actress Marilyn McCoo will reprise her role as the former love of Abe Carver who gave birth to his daughter. McCoo's real life husband Billy Davis Jr. will join her for the marriage of Lani to Eli. Spoilers from Soap Dirt indicate that Gabby may show up so there will probably be some fireworks. McCoo's first appearance as Tamera on Days of our Lives was on August 21, 1986. She had been a college roommate of Marlena Evans and surprised her by showing up in Salem for Dr. Evans' wedding to John Black.
"The Dixie Chicks" announced on Thursday June 25, tht they have changed their name to "Chicks." Like the former Lady Antebellum, the country trio no longer desire to be associated with a pre-Civil War south where black people were enslaved. For many people, the word Dixie simply indicates the south. Since the murders of Ahmaud Aubrey and George Floyd, an increasing number of Amerians are rethinking things that they have been doing for years. There will no doubt be a backlash from fans because old habits die hard. NASCAR received a lot of hate when they decided to remove all Confederate flags and Christian singer Natalie Grant said she and her spouse lost over 1,000 social media followers because they spoke out against racial injustice.