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Ryan’s Hope “Ryan’s Christening Party”

Jack tries to hurt Mary by bringing a woman to his child’s christening party. No one is pleased. The song for Mary to come soon.
Video Rating: 5 / five

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Ryan’s Hope 1-4-88 Goodbye Jill & Maggie

Notes: With this episode Nancy Addison-Altman (Jill Coleridge Ryan) and Cali Timmins (Maggie Shelby Coleridge) leave the cast of Ryan’s Hope. Both actresses will return for unique appearances throughout the last week of the show in January 1989. Nancy Addison-Altman had been with Ryan’s Hope because the quite beginning. Her departure leaves Helen Gallagher (Maeve Ryan), Bernie Barrow (Johnny Ryan), Ron Hale (Roger Coleridge) AND Michael Levin (Jack Fenelli) as the only original castmembers to remain with Ryan’s Hope for its entire 13 1/2 year run with no breaks. Very first aired Monday January four, 1988.

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Ryan’s Hope 5-27-83 P1.

Aired Thursday/Friday May well 26/27, 1983. **Final 1983 guest appearance of Kate Mulgrew as Mary Ryan.**
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Ryan’s Hope – Alternate Universe 1994

Clips from the second half hour of a Ryan’s Hope broadcast that aired in late April 1994 (in an alternate universe). This further picks up with the “What if?” concept I started, depicting the future of RH if it hadn’t left the air in 1989. This is the first footage you’ll see of RH’s 1990s-era title visuals, which saw their debut on a two-hour Sunday movie special which aired St. Patrick’s Day, 1991. If the style of the mid-bumper looks familiar, it’s for good reason; Wendy Riche was Executive Producer from 12/1990 onward, so that should give you a big hint! You also get to see what old RH favorites Delia Reid Ryan Ryan Coleridge Crane Coleridge (she and Roger’s second marriage ended in 1990 under James E. Reilly’s horrible reign) Faison (was married to Cesar Faison from 1990 to 1992) Dane (Marco Dane from 1992-93) Coleridge (remarried Roger in the Bahamas, July 1993), Roger and Ryan Fenelli were up to in ’94. Anthony Geary made a crossover to RH, as Luke Spencer, for a six week story arc in the spring of 1994. He was assisting Roger in tracking down his long lost son whom Roger wanted to save from a dangerous life of crime. The son turned out to be much closer to home than originally thought; it was suave mobster Sonny Corinthos, who was on the run with wife Ryan, using the alias “Jake Veritas”. Ryan sneaks back to Riverside, sans Sonny, and aware that Roger is his real father, but has to stay on the down low. Location Notes: The scene from 2:20-3:40 is the main portion

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Ryan’s Hope 1977

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Ryan’s Hope St. Patrick’s Day 1987 Pt. 3

Note: Last appearance of Carrell Myers as Siobhan Ryan and Walt Willey as Joe Novak. Siobhan and Joe will return in late 1988 played by Barbara Blackburn and Roscoe Born. First aired Tuesday March 17, 1987.

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How did Claire Labine and Paul Avila Mayer come up with the title “Ryan’s Hope”?

Question by tbell1826: How did Claire Labine and Paul Avila Mayer come up with the title “Ryan’s Hope”?

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Answer by reecpeec
One more and I gotta go!! Really…

“In late 1974, ABC Daytime approached Claire Labine and Paul Avila Mayer, who were the Head Writers of CBS’ Love of Life at the time, about creating a new soap opera. The network wanted a series similar to General Hospital. The proposed title of the new serial was City Hospital. Labine and Mayer added a large Irish family to ABC’s vision of the show — the Ryan family. RH was created, owned, and originally written by Labine and Avila Mayer, who had previously written Where The Heart Is and Love of Life.”

May I suggest wikipedia or soap central for any more little known facts about soaps? Just a suggestion…not saying that if you ask I won’t answer…but just a suggestion!

Add your own answer in the comments!

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Ryan’s Hope Pat, Delia, Jack

Jack’s freakin’ out, Pat tells Delia about his engagement
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Ryan’s Hope – July 7, 1975 (1)

Here is the debut of the daytime soap opera “Ryan’s Hope,” which was originally seen on ABC July 7, 1975. Part 1. Apologies for the insipid SOAPnet logo at the bottom.

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What exactly was “Ryan’s Hope” on Ryan’s Hope Soap Opera?

Question by enk: What exactly was “Ryan’s Hope” on Ryan’s Hope Soap Opera?
The name of the show, what did it mean?

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The hope of a good future for himself (Johnny Ryan) and his children.

Ryan’s Hope is an American soap opera, revolving around the trials and tribulations of a large Irish American family in New York City.

The immigrant experience is usually based on hope, ergo “Ryan’s Hope”.

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