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  • CBS Celebrates Genie Francis on ‘Y&R’ With Photo Shoot

    In a rarity for soaps, CBS posted on its Twitter page today your first look at Genie Francis in her newly created role of Genevieve, who looks to be the next villainess on the networks "The Young and the...

  • Robin Strasser Reacts to Cancellation of ‘OLTL’

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Never at a loss for words, the “One Life to Live” grand dame takes to Twitter to speak out against the cancellation of the long-running ABC soap. Strasser, who for years has been remembered for her rather...

  • Insider: How ABC Justified Canceling Soaps and Why Hoover Pull Out Won’t Change their Mind

    After news broke earlier this evening that Hoover was pulling all of its advertising from the ABC Television Network on the heels of the networks decision to cancel "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," Soap Opera Network...

  • Hoover Becomes First Major Advertiser to Pull Ads from ABC in Wake of Soap Cancellations

    People seem to think that boycotting ABC, sending soap to networks headquarters in New York and Los Angeles, etc will get ABC to change their minds about canceling the soaps. Unless you want the FBI on your butt, you...

  • ‘AMC’ Fan Club President Pulls the Plug on Twitter Impostor

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children” Fan Club President Debbie Morris went to her official Twitter page to alert fans that Trent Garrett, who plays Asher Pike on the ABC soap, is not leaving the soap. Messages posted by @Trent_Garret...

  • Susan Lucci Reacts to Cancellation of ‘AMC’

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “It’s been a fantastic journey. I’ve loved playing Erica Kane and working with Agnes Nixon and all the incredible people involved with All My Children. I’m looking forward to all kinds of new and exciting opportunities.” That...

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    BREAKING NEWS: ABC Cancels Both ‘All My Children’ & ‘One Life to Live’

    Following months of speculation, the announcement has finally been made official today. ABC has announced plans to cancel two-thirds of their daytime soap line-up. According to reports, "All My Children" will last air in September, while "One Life to...

  • ‘One Life’ Releases New Casting Call

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” has issued yet another casting call, this time recycling the script for the former minor recurring character of Reed Wagner. You may remember that Reed (originally portrayed by Gavin Alexander Hammon) was the...

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    Brandon Buddy: ‘I Would Love to Come Back’ to ‘One Life to Live’

    With his character Cole Thornhart serving a ten-year jail sentence for murdering a man and his on-screen mother Susan Haskell preparing to leave town, could Brandon Buddy be on his way back to Llanview?

  • ‘One Life’ Casting Thorsten Kaye Look-Alike

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Is Patrick Thornhart (Thorsten Kaye) on his way back to Llanview? Rumors are flying after “One Life to Live” issues a surprising casting call for the role. On Wednesday (April 13), “One Life to Live” announced plans...