I love a good sudser. I've been a Days of Our Lives fan since I was a kid and had internships at All My Children and The Bold and The Beautiful in college. Yes, I even watched Passions (Martimmy anyone?). And if The Sun Also Sets was a real soap, I probably would've tuned in as well. Soapdish is a hilarious parody of the daytime drama with an incredible ensemble cast and all the necessary elements: backstabbing co-stars, a decapitated man back from the dead, a homeless deaf mute who regains her speech, a transsexual and a rare case of Kopfgeschlagen.
Soapdish was filmed in New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA
Location: The Paramus Mall
Address: 6600 Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Canoga Park, CA
Westfield Topanga Mall near Macy's
Location: World Entertainment Services Building
Address: 10 Columbus Circle, New York, NY Time Warner Center
Location: Jeffrey & Laurie's Date
Address: 834 7th Avenue & 54th Street, New York, NY Formerly The Stage Deli
Location: Jeffrey's Apartment Building
Address: 162 54th Street, New York, NY
The drain pipe scene was most likely shot on a soundstage or another building.
Location: Celeste Attempts Suicide
Address: 65th Street/Columbus Avenue/Broadway intersection, New York, NY
You can see Lincoln Center in the background on the left. The M104 bus sign below was another clue.
Locations Visited: August 2016, October 2016, June 2017
Still Need To Locate:
The Sun Also Sets Artist Entrance (Paramount Lot?)
Jeffrey/Milton's Dinner Theater