posted by Melissa at the OKZFC MB
CBS SOAPS IN DEPTH
CC and RPG are on the cover with a 'Gus Dies!' headline. The preview article inside is called 'Heart to Heart' - At the beginning of the week Jeffrey and Ava are thrilled to hear a new heart is on its way until they see a mangled Gus wheeled into the trauma unit on a gurney. Meanwhile, Olivia is unaware of Gus's fate and prepares to die. CC says Olivia asks Reva to take her outside because she doesn't want to die without seeing the sun once more. When Olivia gets back to the hospital, she finds out about Gus's accident. Olivia and Gus are able to talk before Gus dies from severe head trauma. Olivia wakes up with a new heart but no one tells her Gus has died. Natalia and Harley also reel from the tragic news. Natalia is drawn to Olivia, a forced connection and antagonistic.
Top 5 Actresses:
#2 - Kim Zimmer
Top 5 Actors:
#4 - Bradley Cole
Top 5 Couples:
#2 - Reva Shayne and Jeffrey O'Neill
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In the recap for the rest of this week - Jeffrey carries Olivia to the hospital and doesn't tell Reva they're married.
'Gus Dies; Olivia Gets His Heart' preview article with a picture of Gus in his hospital bed, Harley holding his hand with her head on his chest - Jeffrey's consoling Olivia who is nearing her final hours waiting for a new heart. Gus gets brought in with a terrible head injury, Harley and Cyrus are fooling around when they find out from Buzz. Harley has a tearful goodbye with Gus before he has surgery. She realizes he is dying. He dies from the complications during surgery, Natalia and Harley comfort each other. Natalia agrees to give Gus's heart to Olivia. Harley has a hard time letting go, she puts on her old wedding dress when it's time to plan the funeral and breaks down.
Wesley Ramsey is back as Sam Spencer on April 4 and 7.
GL and ATWT have reportedly inked one year deals to stay on the air through 2009.