'AMC' and 'OLTL' Add to Behind the Scenes Personnel - Soap Opera Network
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With just a week to go before production is set to begin once more on “” and “,” after more than a year since both series aired their last episodes on ABC, a number of behind the scenes personnel have been hired on to help spearhead the soaps into the digital world via Hulu and iTunes later this spring.

Disney/ABC Television Group

Disney/ABC Television Group

, who is spearheading her own online soap venture later this spring via some “,” has been named Supervising Producer of “All My Children.” In a statement on her website, Blangiardo says, “I am so excited to go back to my ‘AMC’ roots with this talented group of people.” She added, “ ['AMC' Executive Producer] has some big plans, which long-time fans are going to love.” Some of those apparent plans include the returns of (Erica Kane), (Adam/Stuart Chandler) and , according to a tweet by Paos Revolution (aka: Soap Revolution spelled backwards).

Blangiardo previously served in various production roles at the ABC incarnations of both “AMC” and “OLTL,” along with “.” She recently completed directing work at “,” according to a recent posting on Twitter. She’s directed “,” which recently extended its off-broadway run through April 13th.

Disney/ABC Television Group

Disney/ABC Television Group

According to his Facebook page, has been hired on as an Associate Producer of “One Life to Live.” Kaplan had previously worked on the ABC version of the series as a Writer’s Associate from May 2011 to January 2012. He joined the soap in September 2010 as an intern. Since the conclusion of “OLTL,” Kaplan began working in the creative department at () in February 2012 before signing on to his new position at ‘s just this month.

Per Soap Opera Digest has been named Coordinating Producer of both “AMC” and “OLTL” as per her resume on her LinkedIn profile. Gundaker previously worked as a producer for ‘s “” and “As The World Turns.”

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