Our Performer of the Week is General Hospital's Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis). Our Honorable Mention is Bold's Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy) ---->>>
Recaps & Winners
The Bold and the Beautiful
Bill tried to get Brooke to see that he was who was best for her. Zoe and Carter’s flirtation finally went to the next level after they shared a kiss. Brooke told Quinn that she is on to her and Shauna’s game and is not giving up on reuniting with Ridge. Shauna was happy when Ridge decided to spend some time with her. Thomas still concerned about Steffy’s state of mind brought up how he believes she isn’t over Liam. Hope and Liam discover the joy and the exhaustion that comes with having three kids in the house. Missing Kelly, who asked to stay another night with Liam and Hope, Steffy decided to mask her pain by taking her last pain pill with alcohol. The next day, when Hope doesn’t bring Kelly home when she promised, Steffy laid into Hope. Worried about Steffy’s behavior, Hope brings up her concerns to Finn. Dr. Finnegan then tells Steffy, who asked for another refill on her pain pills, that he fears she is becoming dependent on the medicine...and that he will continue to be by her side as she heals.
Carly begins to have nightmares about Nelle after lying to the police. Knowing that Mike doesn’t have much time left, Sonny takes him to the track one last time to see the horses. Sam called out Valentin for his deception with the ELQ proxies in front of Nina, claiming he was just doing this to get back at Michael. Brook Lynn is still upset with Ned for kicking her out and refused to forgive him. Which led to a fight between Ned and Liv when he told her to stay and help him instead of visiting Dante. TJ confronted Cyrus after he had Monica and Bobbie fired from the hospital, leaving Curtis to tell him to back off. Maxie and Peter got their first look at their baby. Robert realized that Anna was growing suspicious of Peter too. Liv and Robert bonded as she offered to go to Holly’s memorial with him.
Sasha was upset when Chase told her that he wanted to tell Willow the truth about their affair. Though, his plans were ruined when he overheard Willow and Michael talking about the kiss they shared. Michael also asked Willow to officially adopt Wiley. Danny was excited when Jason moved back home. Neil and Alexis decided to throw caution to the wind and finally go for a relationship together. Sadly, their happiness would be shortlived as Neil passed away in his sleep the next morning. A distraught Alexis was shocked when Jordan revealed to her that Neil had died of an overdose. Jax’s jeweler was able to find a small lead for Nina on her search for her missing child. Jordan and Curtis spent some much needed time together.
Anna received a call from Alex asking to meet her in Berlin. She considered going until Valentin pointed out that she was too emotional to combat whatever Alex had planned. Cyrus’ associates offered Brando help with his legal troubles in exchange for him working with them. Brando turned them down - like he did the first time Cyrus came to him. Sonny’s patience began to wear thin with Cyrus as he was hanging out at Turning Woods. Jason and Spinelli were able to put a camera in the garage to spy on Brando. While surveilling him they see him get attacked by Cyrus’ goons. They rush him to the hospital as Jason realizes that it wasn’t Brando who messed with his bike. Spinelli, who had a run-in with Peter at the garage, gave his enemy a warning about Nelle spilling some secrets about him. Peter, not knowing the camera was planted in the garage, was caught Valentin for help with Nelle by Spinelli.
The Young and the Restless
Adam and Chelsea argued about her diminishing his problems and him pushing her away and running to Sharon. Victor told Victora that he misjudged her actions. but after a call from an investor telling her to fix the “damage” she has done, she thinks Victor is using others to do his dirty work. Summer and Kyle tell her parents about their new move. Chance was offered a job as Detective for the GCPD by Paul and considered taking it. Amanda decided to finally look into her connection with Hilary after Nate revealed that they had the same rare blood type. She went to Devon asking for his help locating something of Hilary’s to test not realizing what this could stir up for him. Elena was also concerned about the situation when Devon talked with her about helping out. Noah warned Nick to be on the watch for Phyllis’ brand of craziness.
Amanda called Billy out for overstepping with his opinion about her relationship, reminding him that the chose to just be professional. Still having memories flash, Adam recalled feeling calm after killing AJ and his parents discussing his reaction. Realizing that he has always had this darkness in him, Adam decided to leave and hide out in a hotel as he worked through his issues. Sharon’s loved ones came to her trying to get her to see that helping Adam would only be a detriment to herself. Despite their warnings, she still opted to help him hide. Theo apologized to Lola. Nikki and Victor’s plan to provide stability to Conner was put on hold as Chelsea refused to let them see him after a fight over Adam. Chance and Abby grew concerned as Alyssa came back to town wanting to know about the missing man in Vegas. Phyllis, on the other hand, was curious about their predicament.
Days of Our Lives
Sonny and Lucas warned Justin about Bonnie as she expressed her gratefulness towards him. Will and Sonny began to say their goodbyes to their family. Xander was upset to find out why Philip was back in town. Victor decided to put both of them in charge of Titan. Sarah revealed that the swelling John’s brain hadn’t gone down as they hoped. Marlena was happy to see that Brady had returned home to visit John. Though, Brady was nervous to learn that Kristen had followed him back to Salem. Eli reluctantly agreed to keep Kristen’s resurgence a secret for Lani.
Ciara woke to find that Vincent had kidnapped her. She was shocked to find out that Vincent was helping Eve because he had been in love with Wendy when Ben killed her. Marlena helped Ben remember what happened to Ciara through hypnotism. Gwen was living for Jake’s misery after finding out Gabi left town. When he told her that they would never get back together, Gwen decided to set her sights on Chad. That led to Abby returning home to find Gwen in Chad’s arms. Sami pulled out all the stops in her court case, calling first Victor on the stand and then Jan Spears! Shawn and Belle thought they had their hands full with Philip back in town until they discovered Jan was back and out of Bayview. Belle then confronted Sami for once again putting herself above everyone else. Steve and Kayla’s alone time was ruined when someone broke into their apartment...leaving Steve to be surprised that it was Tripp.
Our Performer of the Week is General Hospital’s Nancy Lee Grahn!
We all know that Nancy can turn out an emotional performance because she’s done it before. What we didn’t expect was that she was going to have to play an emotionally scarred Alexis this week after Neil died...in her bed! For what has seemed like forever, Alexis and Neil have put work, life, and the opinions of others ahead of their own happiness. This week they finally decided to make a go for it and be together. However, after one great night, Neil passes away in his sleep - from an apparent overdose?! His death leaves Alexis devastated about what could have been. She wanted more and so did we!
Nancy has this innate ability to hit you right in the feelings with her raw and passionate sentiments. We felt her pain!
Our Honorable Mention is The Bold and the Beautiful’s Jacqueline MacInnes Wood!
This Emmy-winner always knocks it out of the park! As Steffy begins to spiral under the weight of her addiction and the life she wants but can’t have, she leaves Thomas and Hope concerned by her erratic behavior. When Hope didn’t bring Kelly home like she promised, Steffy hurls her fears at her, making us all worried about what is to come. Jacqueline is a master at fierce and fiery performances. The added anxiety of her pain pill addiction is just the cherry on top! We cannot wait to see what this incredible actress brings to this ongoing story.