Dropping The Soap

Dropping The Soap

10 Episodes

2015 | US
'Dropping the Soap' goes behind the scenes of long running (terrible) soap-opera “Collided Lives” and the desperate antics of its cast and crew. When the network brings in a ruthless new Executive Producer (Jane Lynch, who won a Creative Arts Emmy for her performance) to “re-brand” the show, the cast must fight for their survival by any means necessary. Bend over, Daytime.

Director - Ellie Kanner

Starring - Paul Witten, Kate Mines, Suzanne Friedline, Jane Lynch

Dropping The Soap
  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E1 - "Olivia Vander-Something"

    Episode 1

    The cast and crew of long-running soap opera 'Collided Lives' panics when they find out their executive producer is being replaced by a shark in a business suit: Olivia Vanderstein.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E2 - "Alien Abductions"

    Episode 2

    Olivia Vanderstein goes on a firing spree. Reeling, Julian Draker, longtime star of 'Collided Lives', goes to bat for his on-screen wife, Shea Buttersfield, and faces off with his cast-mate and arch nemesis, Kit Knockers.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E3 - "Man Musk"

    Episode 3

    A hot, younger male cast member is hired as "eye candy," while Julian must lend his talents to Olivia's latest brainchild, an awkward commercial campaign for his new signature body spray.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E4 - "A Very Special Christmas (Not a Christmas Special)"

    Episode 4

    Olivia feels the show needs ethnicity, so she hires an Iraqi actor, Raheem, to join the cast. Kit drops a bomb on Julian.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E5 - "Castaways"

    Episode 5

    Olivia's new tactic to modernize the show sends the cast into a tailspin. Julian decides his romance with cast-mate Shea Buttersfield should go to the next level.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E6 - "Otherwise Engaged"

    Episode 6

    The off-screen war between Julian and Kit heats up as Julian enlists the help of Kit's twin brother, the head writer on the show. Julian and Shea are surprised when a friend from Julian's past shows up.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E7 - "Drama Con"

    Episode 7

    Olivia encourages (forces) the cast to attend her latest creation, "Drama-Con", the Comic-Con for soap fans.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E8 - "Spontaneous Coma"

    Episode 8

    A beautiful new cast member is brought in, much to Kit's chagrin. The show receives surprisingly good news, as Julian scrambles to untangle his personal life.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E9 - "Waiting is Delicious"

    Episode 9

    Julian's star power is threatened when Olivia hires a
    popular rival soap star to join the cast of 'Collided Lives'. Secret romance blooms.

  • Dropping the Soap - S1: E10 - "Julian's Choice"

    Episode 10

    Tensions erupt as Kit and Julian's rivalry reaches a boiling point, and the cast discovers Olivia is going to have them interviewed live on television, where anything could happen.