E! network has picked up Dirty Soap an eight episode docu-drama or reality TV show focusing on a slew of daytime television stars, most of whom have ties to Days of our Lives. The cameras will follow the daytime stars listed below as they go through their professional and personal lives.
Galen Gering (Rafe, Days of our Lives) and his wife Jenna will appear in Dirty Soap, as will their sons Dillon and Jensen.
Kristen Storms, though currently portraying Maxie on General Hospital is remembered by Days of our Lives fans as the original Belle Black.
Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe, Days of our Lives) will appear in Dirty Soap with her real life boyfriend Brandon Beemer (Owen, Bold and the Beautiful). Beemer also appeared on Days of our Lives as Shawn Brady, but did not share screen time with Storms, who had already left Days of our Lives.
Farah Fath (Gigi, One Life to Live) is also a Days of our Lives alum. Fath portrayed Mimi Lockhart, Belle Blacks best friend and Shawn Brady’s wife. Farah Fath’s One Life to Live onscreen love interest (JP Lavoisier (Rex), who is also Fath’s off-screen partner
Also included in the Dirty soaps cast is Kelly Monaco (Sam, General Hospital).
If nothing else, ‘Dirty Soap’ proves that the lives of the actors portraying our favorite soap characters can be as convoluted and intertwined as their onscreen counterparts.
Dirty Soap premieres on the E! Network on Sundays September 25, 2001 at 10pm