Wednesday, May 11, 2011 8:06 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Now that ABC has scheduled the last airdate for "All My Children," the next piece of information that fans want to learn, again besides ABC changing their minds about canceling the soaps, is when will "One Life to Live" air its last episode. According to rumors, "One Life" is said to air its finale on Friday, January 6, 2012, but an ABC representative has confirmed to Soap Opera Network that the rumor is untrue. "That is not the correct date for OLTL's final episode," said the representative. While that particular date is out, "One Life to Live" is still scheduled to air its last episode in January which leaves only January 13, 20 or 27, 2012 as options. One of them has to be right, that's for sure.As previously reported, ABC says that "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" will conclude in a way "to...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 6:23 PM EDT
UPDATE 6:46 PM ET: An ABC representative has informed Soap Opera Network that "All My Children" will indeed conclude on Friday, September 23 as announced by Susan Lucci on "The View." According to the representative, "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" will conclude in a way "to honor the core, passionate audience and their rich history with our soaps." The rep added that "'All My Children' will conclude in a manner that respects its legacy and the longstanding hopes of many of its viewers," when asked if there was anything specific ABC has planned for the shows final months.PREVIOUS 6:23 PM ET: (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Since news of ABC's decision to cancel both "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" nearly one month ago, the most hotly desired piece of information that fans wanted to hear, besides ABC changing their minds, was when would be the last...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 4:32 PM EDT
Live Blogging the Nominations (Keep checking back as we post all the nominations) - Last updated 5:27 PM ET(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- You may not have known that "The Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards," which airs this year on CBS, only honors the mainstream categories such as acting, writing, directing and show in order to fill in enough time during the two-hour broadcast that also finds time to honor talk shows, game shows, and court room based programming, among the numerous programs aired on daytime television. For those that remain nameless and faceless to the average viewer, "The Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards" puts the spotlight on the behind the scenes individuals that make your favorite stars look their best. From what your favorite actor wears on TV everyday while in character, to how they look on screen and, more importantly, whether they even get a chance to be seen on...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 10:56 AM EDT
Live Blogging the Nominations The Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Award Nominees - Last updated 4:47 PM ET(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As promised, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) along with the CBS Television Network announced the nominees for "The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" early this morning. Leading the nominations was ABC's "General Hospital" with 21 in total. "GH" was followed up by CBS' "The Young and the Restless" with 20 nominations, "The Bold and the Beautiful" with 14, and canceled soaps "All My Children" with 13 and "One Life to Live" with 12. "Days of our Lives" had 6 nominations, while canceled "As The World Turns" received 4 nominations. PBS led all television networks with a total of 57 nominations, though ABC closely followed and led the broadcast networks with its combination of soaps and talk show "The View" receiving 56 nominations. Although it was led by...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:10 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Pine Valley drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Wednesday's episode of "All My Children," courtesy of ABC.com. Scott and Madison discuss their relationship. Ryan and Greenlee talk. And David expresses an interest in Greenlee. All My ChildrenSneak Peek
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:05 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Llanview drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Wednesday's episode of "One Life to Live," courtesy of ABC.com. Tess loses control to Wes, much to Brody and Cutter's horror. Cristian and Rama get better acquainted. And Clint discusses his condition with his doctor.One Life to LiveSneak Peek
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:00 AM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Here's a glimpse at tomorrow's Port Charles drama with a sneak peek of the first few minutes of Wednesday's episode of "General Hospital," courtesy of ABC.com. Patrick and Robin continue to get closer, while Lisa plots he revenge. Luke continues to drink and has a chat with Carly. And Maxie finds something in Matt's pocket. General HospitalSneak Peek
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 5:59 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Due to a scheduling conflict, fans of Matt Cavenaugh will not be able to meet the former "One Life to Live" (ex-Mark Soloman) star in New York City as previously reported. According to representatives for the actor, the event has been canceled and there are currently no plans to reschedule. For those that have already purchased tickets, please check with http://www.broadwayspace.com/page/master-class-with-matt. Should organizers reschedule, we have been told you will be the first to know!One Life to LiveMatt Cavenaugh
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 5:45 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Fans of ABC's recently canceled "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" have set Tuesday, May 17 as their next protest day, which just happens to be the day the ABC Television Network announces its Fall 2011 Daytime and Primetime schedule to advertisers and press outlets. On this day, the network is expected to provide a preview of "The Chew" and "The Revolution," alongside the numerous pilots the network is expected to order to series for the 2011-2012 television season. "Chew" replaces "All My Children" in September while "Revolution" replaces "One Life to Live" in January 2012. More than 9 billion advertising dollars are up for grabs between ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and The CW during the upfront presentations taking place in and around New York City next week.From 2:00 - 6:00 PM ET, fans of the two canceled soaps will be outside New York's famous...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 3:12 PM EDT
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Wednesday, May 11, is one of the most important days in daytime television as the day marks the announcement of nominees for "The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" airing Live on CBS on Sunday, June 19. Soap Opera Network has learned that the official announcement will be made tomorrow morning promptly at 9:00 AM ET through a joint press release from the CBS Television Network and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).As previously reported, the "38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" will air from 8:00 to 10:00 PM ET/PT (live on the east coast, recorded for the west coast) on CBS for the second consecutive year after the awards program was on the verge of going without home in 2010. The show had aired consistently on ABC, CBS and NBC until 2004, which was the last year NBC broadcast the awards show. Citing low ratings...