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WINNER OF THE WEEK

Kelly Ripa The Live… and All My Children diva is ready for prime time, as she’s signed a deal to play an ex-soap vixen in ABC’s sitcom pilot Hope & Faith.

LOSER OF THE WEEK

‘Veritas: The Quest’ ABC opted to bury the low-rated archaeological adventure series indefinitely to make room for more coverage of the war in Iraq.