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(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “” isn’t even finished filming its last ABC episodes yet and already the soap has signed deals with “OLTL” head writer and several of the soaps cast members. By comparison, has signed far fewer deals with cast members from “,” which ended its television run on Friday, September 23.

As we reported earlier this morning, Carlivati’s rumored return to “One Life to Live” is now confirmed as Prospect Park made it official in a press release issued just a short time ago. Carlivati joins , the soaps executive producer, as the second behind the scenes crew member that will move on with the soap when it debuts online in January 2012 on THE Online Network (aka: TOLN). The Emmy award winning writer joined the writing team in 1996 and was named head writer in 2007. The terms of his deal are subject to an agreement between Prospect Park and the Writers Guild of America (WGA). Should it come to pass, it is understood that Carlivati will also be listed as a Consulting Producer for the soap.

For those that know more about what they see on TV than they do behind  the scenes, you’ll be pleased to hear that (Natalie Buchanan Banks), (Danielle Rayburn), (Shaun Evans), (Jack Manning) and (Clint Buchanan) will be joining already signed (Thomas Delgado), (John McBain), (Blair Cramer) and (Viki Banks) when the show is transitioned over from ABC to the web. Ringgold exclusively confirmed his signing to Soap Opera Network earlier this week.

via Press Release

LOS ANGELES, CA – September 30, 2011 – Below is a statement from THE Online Network (TOLN) regarding “One Life to Live.”

Rich Frank and Jeff Kwatinetz of TOLN have confirmed today that a deal is in place for “One Life to Live” Emmy®-winning Head Writer and Consulting Producer Ron Carlivati, subject to a WGA agreement, to continue with the show when it moves online at the beginning of next year. Carlivati has been with the show since 1996 and a head writer since 2007.

Pending a final agreement with AFTRA, additional deals are in place for cast members Melissa Archer (Natalie Buchanan Banks), Kelley Missal (Danielle Rayburn), Sean Ringgold (Shaun Evans), Andrew Trischitta (Jack Manning) and Jerry VerDorn (Clint Buchanan) to join previously announced cast including Ted King, Michael Easton, Kassie DePaiva and Erika Slezak.

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  • My2Cents

    NO!!!!!!! NOT Gnat!!!!!!!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=503846897 Amy Jacobson

    I am so happy to see Erika Slezak and many other wonderful members of the cast have signed on.  It looks like the show will at least keep the heart of the town.

    • My2Cents

      I will be happy when Bo & Todd signs on. Or am I asking for too much?? lol

      • joshsp310

        maybe Bo but NOT TODD… i hate him TODD can SUCK IT!!!!!!!! I LIKED VICTOR ALOTTT BETTER!!!!!