April 2013 - Soap Opera Network
  • Hulu to Soap Fans: Daytime Soaps Are Now Anytime Soaps

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    Hulu recently reached out to Soap Opera Network with the following message for soap fans who are now enjoying the re-launch of their favorite former ABC Daytime soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," which premiered with brand new episodes on Monday, April 29 via Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes. The shows are being distributed online courtesy of Prospect Park's The OnLine Network. READ MORE
  • Jeanne Cooper Released From Hospital

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    Sony Pictures Television
    It’s been a scary and emotional two weeks for the family of Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor, “The Young and the Restless”), who were stunned when the actress fell ill and was admitted to the hospital earlier this month. Her son, Corbin Bernsen, took to social media to keep fans in the loop on his mother’s uphill battle, and over the weekend, it was announced that Cooper has finally been released and is finishing her recovery at home! READ MORE
  • ‘Y&R’s’ Newman Family Faces A Legal Eagle!

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    Sony Pictures Television
    It’s been nearly two years since Erin Chambers last appeared as “General Hospital’s” Siobhan McKenna, and it looks like the actress (who also played “Days of our Lives” Lacey Hansen) is headed back to soap, this time on “The Young and the Restless”! READ MORE
  • ‘Dallas’ Renewed for Season 3

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    Mark Seliger/TNT
    Time will tell whether or not the third season of TNT’s revival of the classic soap, “Dallas” will be a charm, but that’s no doubt what the network is hoping as it gears up to bring you a third installment of the popular soap opera! READ MORE
  • Martha Madison Expecting Baby Girl

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    LANYfilms Entertainment
    Considering that Martha Madison (Marly Nelson-Foster, “The Bay,” ex-Belle Black, “Days of Our Lives,” ex-Elizabeth Webber, “General Hospital) married her husband, AJ Gilbert, back in 2007, the couple has no doubt heard the phrase, “So, when are you having kids?” a few thousand times. And now the pair has an answer! READ MORE
  • PREMIERE WATCH: How Did You View ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’?

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    For months, and in numerous articles, Soap Opera Network stated the following line: "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" both premiere on Monday, April 29 via Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes. Well, the big day finally arrived and is now over and done with. So, we have to ask readers...how did you watch the soaps? Hulu, Hulu Plus or iTunes? READ MORE
  • More Hulu Bar Treatment Given to ‘AMC’ and ‘OLTL'; Soaps in Top 10 on iTunes

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    After months of anticipation, the day has finally arrived for the returns of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live." Both soaps premiered today with brand new episodes via Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes. As previously reported, the two soaps have been getting some love from Hulu starting with an email campaign on Friday and a weekend trip on the Hulu bar, which highlights several recent episodes of popular series airing on Hulu. Today, Hulu gave each series their own spot on the bar with positions #1 and #2, ahead of such staples as ABC's "Revenge" and "Once... READ MORE
  • Michael Easton Wishes ‘Success and Happiness’ to ‘One Life to Live’

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    In a new posting on his Facebook page, Michael Easton (ex-John McBain, "One Life to Live" and "General Hospital") says, "SUCCESS AND HAPPINESS...to my family of friends in their new venture. I know you're going to be a big hit..." The actors comments are understood to be in reference to the re-launches of both "OLTL" and "All My Children," which premiere today on Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes. READ MORE
  • UPDATE REPORT: Prospect Park Owns Licensing Rights to ‘General Hospital’ Should ABC Decide to Cancel

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    According to a report in The New York Times, highlighting tomorrow's launch of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" via Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes, the gold standard publication revealed that Prospect Park, the company behind the new "AMC" and "OLTL," also holds the licensing rights to "General Hospital" in the event ABC decides to cancel the soap too! READ MORE
  • INTERVIEW: Robert S. Woods Talks Bo and Nora, HD Filming and Days of Hair Pulling

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    Robert S. Woods has portrayed the contract role of Bo Buchanan on ABC's "One Life to Live" off and on for more than 30 years. Just a few months before the soap went off the air in January 2012, Woods joined several cast members in signing up for the Prospect Park version of the series, which was to pick up right where the ABC run ended mere days earlier. While things didn't materialize the way they were supposed to back then, Woods admits he's having fun now. "So far the scenes we've done are really fun. They're like the... READ MORE