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soapie

(ˈsəʊpɪ) or

soapy

n
Austral an informal word for soap opera
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Tomorrow, Friday, 19 August 2016, Western Cape MECs of Transport and Public Works and Health, Mr Donald Grant and Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, will be visiting the Cape Town set of the popular Afrikaans television soapie, Suidooster.
The listicle also features two photographs of Billy Brownless playing female character Joybell in The Footy Show (AFL)'s parody soapie The House of Bulger.
She tells us: "My little sister has just joined Emmerdale, Denise Van Outen is in EastEnders - I feel like now I have to be a proper soapie.
Some nurses may prefer to use the acronym SOAPIE (subjective, objective, assessment, plan, implement, evaluation) to guide their charting process.
For example, there was a series of extremely crude Facebook pages (since taken down) that have taken over the persona of Alf Stewart, a character in the soapie Home and Away and used him to promote some pretty disgusting notions.
Local media quoted Bailey as saying Friday she hopes the show will have the same effect as the Australian soapie Neighbours, which is popular in Britain and has drawn many British tourists.
The Frost/SEL revival of "The Sound of Music" is turning a tidy profit, with the producers building on a pragmatic (if ever so slightly cynical) casting maxim: Have soapie star, will travel.
Throughout the film, too, the realism (or lack thereof) of the medical soapie is a constant source of humour.
A persistent rain had been drizzling softly almost all day on 5 January 2006 when Claudia Namises and other residents in Dolam Location, one of the oldest sections of Katutura, settled in to watch their favourite evening soapie.
This year the awards have attracted well known South African celebrities from musicians, to actors and socialites who have already confirmed their attendance, such as Jazz singer Judith Sephuma, designer David Tlale, Kelly Khumalo and Thato Molamu who plays Nicholas in the popular South African Soapie Generations.
The channel also brings viewers the popular Marianna & Scarlet, a soapie about two sisters and how their lives unfold when confronted with love, envy, betrayal, secrets and lies.