Yasmine Bleeth, Ryan Fenelli on ABC's defunct daytime drama "Ryan's Hope," has joined the cast of that network's "One Life to Live." Bleeth is playing Lee Ann, a young, naive daughter of the manipulative midwife, Du Ann Demerest.
Lisa Howard, who plays April Ramirez-Corelli, and Antony Alda, also known as Johnny Corelli, will be departing NBC's daytime series "Days of Our Lives" this month. Official word on their departure is that there isn't any story line left for their characters.
Patrick McGoohan of "Secret Agent" and "The Prisoner" fame is in London playing George Bernard Shaw in a TV version of the stage play "The Best of Friends" by Hugh Whitemore, based on a 20-year exchange of letters between Shaw and two friends. Sir John Gielgud and Dame Wendy Hiller portray Shaw's friends, Sir Sydney Cockerell and Laurentia McLachlan.
TBS presents the colorized version of the 1955 black-and-white film classic "The Blackboard Jungle" on May 9 at 5:05 p.m. Glenn Ford, Sidney Poitier and Vic Morrow star in the explosive drama set in a New York inner-city high school. Richard Brooks wrote and directed; Bill Haley and the Comets perform the title tune "Rock Around the Clock."