Iíve created a new series of original John & Natalie edits, this series includes all of Natalieís scenes and all of Johnís scenes from his arrival.
John & Natalie #1,
John & Natalie #2,
John & Natalie #3,
John & Natalie #4,
John & Natalie #5,
John & Natalie #6,
John & Natalie #7,
John & Natalie #8,
John & Natalie #9,
John & Natalie #10,
John & Natalie #11,
John & Natalie #12,
Caleb & Livvie Edits,
PC Dinner #14, and "Irish Coffee with the Boys"
John & Natalie #1 October 1-December 26, 2003: 8 hour original edit
This edit begins with Michael Easton's arrival on OLTL as John McBain. John meets Natalie and needs her expertise in pool, Natalie & Cristian get married, Las Vegas, Natalie is held captive by Flynn. Natalie is rescued, Cristian dies and Natalie is furious at John. John then investigates the Music Box Killer. Click here to read the full edit
John & Natalie #2
December 26, 2003 - March 4, 2004: 8 hour original edit
This edit contains Music Box Killer investigation continues, Natalie brings John paint and helps him paint his room, Troy takes Natalie and Jessica hostage and Antonio & John rescue them. Natalie is attacked by the killer in Johnís room and he finds her unconscious. As the killer taunts John, he ends his friendship with Natalie to protect her. John is sent a video of Caitlinís murder and his shooting. Stephen Haver is revealed as the killer. Flashís body is found and she is presumed dead, then Rae is apparently murdered. He then kidnaps and drugs Jessica, and brainwashes her. Antonio rescues her, soon Antonio and John set a plan in motion to feed Jessica information to set up Stephen. Click here to read the full edit
John & Natalie #3 March 4 - May 18, 2004: 8 hour original edit
Stephen kidnaps Natalie and straps her to a bed with a bomb on her. The action ticks down to the last second as John debates which wire to cut, he is successful and Natalie falls into his arms. St Patrick Day at Rodiís, FBI Internal Affairs show up after Stephen files an abuse complaint against John. Bo offers John a job at the Llanview PD. John is set up and arrested for the murder of the Music Box Killer. John meets Evangeline when Nat arranges for her to defend John. Antonio investigates and gets enough evidence to get the charges against John dropped. Johnís pills are poisoned and he passes out in the alley. Natalie finds him and saves his life. Kathryn comes to town, she is an FBI agent and Caitlinís sister (Johnís murdered ex). Kathryn asks John for help in finding Paul.† John helps her bring him in and capture the goons that are following her. As John pushes Natalie away, she begins dating Paul. John keeps telling her they are just good friends yet he can't stand to see her with Paul. A jealous John tracks Natalie to Atlantic City when she takes a trip with Paul. He finds her in the casino and kisses her. Later in his room, they almost make love but she she feels a distance from him and realizes he hasnít yet let go of Caitlin, his dead finance. He tries to assure her that he is ready to move on but she is hurt and doesn't believe him. She believes he isnít ready to move on with his life, she tells him she is and takes off her wedding rings to prove it. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #4 May 18 - August 3, 2004: 8 hour original edit
Nat gets involved with Paul as he doesnít have the power to hurt her. When he is believed to have been murdered, she is suspected. She learns Paul is alive and begins lying to John about what they are up to.†Natalie & Paul escape being shot, she helps him blackmail Kelly, Vickiís heart transplant. John runs into Evangeline in the bar and when he dares her to be spontaneous she surprises him by kissing him. When they get trapped in a basement, they wind up making love. A jealous RJ has John beaten up. John worries about Antonio when he goes deep undercover to get evidence against the Santi family. Natalie moves in with Paul. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #5 August 4 - October 28, 2004: 8 hour original edit
Natalie is hurt that Vicki suspects Paul is only after Natís money and Nat moves out of Llanfair, and finally breaks up with Paul after he gets her involved in a heist. John is dating Evangeline but often runs into Nat and they play pool, hang out on the rooftop watching the sun rise. Her and John begin hanging out more often and she finally tells him that she never stopped loving him (when she loses at a hand of emotional strip poker). She later kisses him! Evangeline finds them together and tells John that the no strings relationship is no longer working for her. He ties a string around her wrist to symbolize his desire to give it a chance and see where it takes them. After Evangeline is attacked by a bigot, John invites her to move in with him until she feels safe again. Natalie tells John that she realizes she was only with Paul to get Johnís attention. Natalie forces Paul to leave town at gunpoint, he later shows up at the park and is shot. Natalie finds the dead Paul and calls John for help. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #6 October 28 - December 27, 2004: 8 hour original edit
When Paul disappears, Natalie becomes the prime suspect and John is forced to arrest her. He breaks the law and risks his job to dig up Paulís grave without a court order in order to clear her name. John is whacked on the head and Paulís body is stolen, Evangeline breaks up with John aware of his feelings for Natalie, but they soon get back together. Natalie is finally honest with John about what happened with Paul and they grow closer. Just as they do, Cristian shocks everyone when he escapes and returns from the dead. Natalie resolves to stay with her husband and begs John not to tell Christian about what happened between them this past year. They look at each other with longing as they agree to stay apart. Crisí behavior becomes increasingly erractic. Tico is murdered and John begins heavily investigating first Antonio and then Christian. John kisses Natalie in the coatroom at a Christmas party, mistaking her for Evangeline, she thinks he is Cristian. Natalie then dreams about the kiss. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #7 December 27, 2004 - February 15, 2005: 8 hour original edit
John discovers Christianís journal which leads him to believe that Cris is an imposter. Antonio is arrested for Ticoís murder and then Cris tries to kill him and admits that he killed Tico. Cris believes he is an imposter. When the DNA test results come back in it is revealed he really is Christian. John and Cris agree not to tell Natalie the truth about him. Some great flashbacks as Cris begins to get his memories back, towards the end of the edit is a Karokee night with first Roxy singing Blondie, then Evangeline sings Karaoke to John, followed by a music montage to Blair singing. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #8 February 15 -May 5, 2005: 8 hour original edit.
This edit contains the Killing Club Murder investigation, Natalie goes to work for Bo at the PD, John neglects to tell Evangeline, she is not happy when she calls John and Natalie answers the phone. On Johnís birthday, a matchmaking Roxy arranges a surprise party and tells everyone it was Natalieís idea. Evangeline is ticked as she didnít even know it was his birthday, especially when she walks into the PD and sees Natalie giving John a big birthday hug. Next Roxy locks them in the supply closet together for hours. Noraís bridal brunch and wedding to Daniel, Natalie and John go together. Natalie dates Ron (Marcieís brother) and she kisses him in front of John. Then Ron sends her flowers to the PD, which John manages to accidentally destroy. He brings her new flowers and she gives him a big hug. John admits to Michael that he doesnít like seeing Natalie with another man and Natalie overhears him! Natalie decides to get her man back! She kisses him and he most definitely kisses her back! John says, ďI love youĒ in his sleep as he sees Natalie. John is shaken when the Killing Club Murderer goes after Natalie at the diner and he finds a redhead that looks eerily like her has been killed. The murdered is furious when he learns Natalie is still alive and she is now his target! No Cristian on this edit, John knows that he is not the impersonator but has agreed not to tell Natalie. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #9 May 5 - July 18, 2005: 8 hour original edit
This edit contains the continuation of Killing Club Murder investigation, Jenís murder, Natalie acts as decoy for the KCM against Johnís insistence that her idea is too dangerous. He finds her knocked out in the woods and John says that he loves Natalie! Evangeline overhears Natalie talking about this and she breaks up with John. Natalie and Evangeline are both kidnapped, John finds them strung up and the building on fire, John cuts down an unconscious Natalie, turns back to free Evangeline and then finds Natalie has been retaken hostage and is gone! Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #10 July 19 - September 28, 2005: 8 hour original edit
John is desperate to find Natalie. John tells Evangeline that she doesn't need him like Natalie does, and that being needed is the only thing he's really good at. He finally tracks Natalie to a pit on Lantano Mountain, she is rescued and taken to the hospital. Just as John finds Natalie hidden in the bottom of an old mine shaft, just as he does there is a cave in and she is buried under several feet of dirt and rock. John stays by her side in the hospital and finally the two share a passionate kiss! Natalie has a welcome home surprise party. Natalie and John reunite up on the roof and make love. John arranges a private party for him and Natalie at Rodiís. Evangelineís sister, Lelya, snoops in Johnís room and finds the file on Cristian and learns he really is Cristian and she gives the file to Evangeline. John discovers the file on Cristian is missing and Michael tells him about Vanís sudden interest in DNA testing. Cristian returns on this edit and is show in prison as Van goes to see Cristian and confirms the truth. Evangeline confronts John over the Cristian secret he is keeping from Natalie. John tells her this secret has been held at Cristianís request and if Van spills the info, she will blow apart several lives. When Van tells Cristian about Natalie falling in love with John, he determines he wants out of prison and to fight for his wife! Van promises to work on his appeal but in the meantime he doesnít want anyone to know the truth about him until he can get released from prison and he will decide when the time is right. This edit includes all of Johnís scenes, all of Natalieís scenes, and all of Cristianís scenes. Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #11 September 28 - December 8, 2005: 8 hour original edit
Evangeline leaves Cristianís sketch of Natalie on her desk, John takes the picture and Nat finds it on his desk. John tells Bo that ďJohn DoeĒ is really Cristian. Nataiie visits ďJohn DoeĒ in prison, not realizing he is her husband. Lots of action as John visits the Statesville warden and is trapped when a prison riot breaks out. The break out involves Hayes Barber, and Carlo Hessler as prisoners attempt to escape. Natalie heads to the prison and worries about Johnís fate. At one point, Natalie sees Cristian alive! After an explosion, John is trapped beneath rubble. He demands that Cris leaves him and escape from Carolo, Cris returns and frees John. Natalie is taken hostage and brought into the prison for the big show down. Carlo announces over the prisonís loud speaker that he has Natalie hostage. Carlo demands that she choose who he shoots, Cris or John! She tells him to shoot her! Click here to read the full edit description.
John & Natalie #12 December 8, 2005 - February 22, 2006: 8 hour original edit
Evangeline leaves Cristianís sketch of Natalie on her desk, John takes the picture and Nat finds it on his desk. John tells Bo that ďJohn DoeĒ is really Natalie tells Cristian she wants a divorce, but soon he is released from prison! Cristian agrees to the divorce, Christmas in Angelís Square, New Yearís Eve. Internal Affairs forces John to talk to a shrink after the prison riot release. John then shoots a junkie who is holding Michael hostage in a church, not once but three times and he is suspended. He is allowed back on the job and given the duty of transporting Todd to death row. If he can keep his temper in check, he will be put back on the job. Unfortunately the plane crashes and he and Todd are stranded, as Natalie and Bo worry back home. I included every John and every Natalie scene. I kept in all of Crisí release from prison, reuniting with his family, but once he veered off towards Evangeline and he had a LOT of scenes with her, I stopped including all of those scenes so this edit does not include all of Crisí scenes. Click here to read the full edit description.
Port Charles - Caleb & Livvie Edits #1-6
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Michael Easton & Thorsten Kaye "Irish Coffee With the Boys 1 1/2 hours August, 2003 Includes Q&A, and an auction benefitting the LA Mission. These guys were both so sweet! They both said they had no plans on doing an individual event this year but the outpouring of love and support from the fans they received after the show was cancelled, all of the cards and letters meant a lot to them and this is what lead them to have this event.
Dinner August, 2003 2 hours
This is a very heartfelt event. I included pre-event shots of the ballroom, fans
lining up, raffle items. Then its off to the press room, interviews there with
Miriam Parish (Reese), Brian Gaskill (he talks about B&B), Kelly Monaco
(doing the switch with Ally & Livvie, and GH), Erin & Brian Presley
("Eddie", the switch), Marie Wilson (Karen) talks about her new
project on location in Florida "Catharsis", Eddie Mattos (on SSW), Joy
Bisco, Tamara, Cari Shayne (Karen on GH) & Alex Mendoza (Joe III). Then its
off to the main ballroom - additional cast members in attendance: Imani Kent
Masters, Anne Jeffries, Rebecca Staab, Michael Dietz, Susan Brown, Michael
Easton, Thorsten Kaye, Jay Pickett and Kimberlin Brown. Each actors takes the
mic and says something about each other, the show, what they will miss. This is
a very touching tribute to each other and the show, with some good natured
ribbing thrown in.
awards are given out to:
Best Supporting Actor - Brian Presley
Best Supporting Actress - Rebecca Staab
Best Villaness - Kelly Monaco
Best Villan - Michael Easton
Best Actor - Brian Gaskill
Best Actress - Erin Hershey Presley
Scene Stealer - Kiko Ellsworth
Best Couple - Rafe & Allison
Best Storyline - Naked Eyes
In a touching moment, Debbie Morris (the PC Fan club president) presented each
actor with a plaque commemorating their time on PC. This drew a thunderous
standing ovation from the fans, which was returned by the actors standing up and
appluading the fans. Then it was off for the autograph session and I took shots
of various fans meeting and taking pictures, getting autographs with the actors:
Erin & Brian P., Brian G., Kelly, Miriam, Eddie, Jay, Michael, Kimberlin,
Joy, Thorsten, Kiko, Cari & Alex, Anne, Michael. I also included a brief
clip of Rebecca with her plaque, interview with Kimberlin, Kent, Anne Jeffries.
I missed interviewing Kiko & Jay sadly....Jay wasn't in the press room, and
Kiko arrived later into the press room time. I ended the tape with some
footage I also included on the GH Luncheon tape of the GH Fan Club soap boutique
(they sell some great 8x10s of the PC and GH actors), some footage of the
pool/hotel area, and some street shots showing nearby restaurants.