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All My Children
  • Report: ‘One Life to Live’ Head Writer Ron Carlivati Heading to Prospect Park?

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC
    As previously reported, "One Life to Live" executive producer Frank Valentini will be taking over both "OLTL" and "All My Children" when he begins his new position as Vice President, Serial Dramas, for Prospect Park immediately following the end of production for "One Life" under the guidance of ABC. Now comes word from our friends at Daytime Confidential, who are reporting that "One Life to Live" Head Writer Ron Carlivati will be joining the show when it transitions to the web beginning in January, despite ABC declaring his move to "General Hospital" in June - weeks before it was announced production company Prospect Park would be taking over production of the series from the network along with "All My Children."
  • Entertainment Weekly Places ‘Bullseye’ on Mario Batali and ‘The Chew’

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    Ida Mae Astute/ABC
    Each week Entertainment Weekly puts together "The Bullseye," a gathering of images in which "pop culture news that was right on target" for the week comes together leading to the "events that missed the mark." For its October 7, 2011 issue, the magazine placed a "Bullseye" on "The Chew's" Mario Batali.
  • My View of Llanview: September 30 Edition

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    Soap Opera Network
    "All My Children's" television run comes to an end, "The Chew" debuts in its place, and "One Life to Live" asks fans to sample Ford's wiener.
  • ‘All My Children’ Ends Television Run With Highest Ratings In Four Years! First Time Soap Places 2nd in Households Since 1995!

    The Final Cast Shot of the Cast of "All My Children" (Photo: ABC)
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    The Final Cast Shot of the Cast of "All My Children" (Photo: ABC)
    "All My Children," aired its series finale on Friday, September 23, 2011 with its largest weekly audience in over four years (since week of August 20, 2007), its largest single day episode in more than 4 1/2 years (since the May 11, 2007 episode) and tied its highest weekly household rating in four years (since week of September 24, 2007). The canceled ABC soap managed to place second in households for the first time in 16 years (since week of July 10, 1995) and placed second in viewers for the first time in nearly seven years (since week of December 6, 2004).
  • ‘The Chew’ by the Numbers: Three Days and Already Below ‘All My Children’s’ Year-Ago Performance

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    Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC
    Although ABC did not expect "The Chew" to outperform "All My Children" every day nor did they expect it to beat it in the long-run, after all the ultimate goal is to save money by producing a cheaper show, the network should still be a little worried about "Chew's" performance after three days of ratings data have been released.
  • Ratings: All My Children’s Final Week

    Ratings Report for the Week of September 19-23, 2011
  • Ratings Comparison of Last Four Cancelled Soaps

    Here is a comparison of the last four cancelled soap operas.
  • James Scott Out? Not Everything Is As It Seems to Be

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    Chris Haston/NBC
    Earlier today, Soap Opera Digest shocked the soap world when it reported that after five years on "Days of our Lives," actor James Scott (EJ DiMera) would soon be vacating Salem after a contract dispute with show producers Corday Productions and Sony Pictures Television hit a snag, now hours later like sands through the hourglass, Scott's "DAYS" have changed.
  • ‘The Chew’ Beats ‘All My Children’s’ Most Recent Performance in Viewers and Women 18-49

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    One day on the air and "The Chew" is already beating "All My Children's" most recent performance in Total Viewers and the key sales demographic of Women 18-49. The new food and lifestyle talk show also beat the soaps season to date performance for the 2010-2011 television season that concluded on Friday, September 16.
  • Prospect Park Unveils New ‘Online Network’

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    Prospect Park
    Nearly three months after licensing the rights to "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" from ABC, Prospect announces the launching of a new web channel, The Online Network, which will air both soaps along with the upstart company's other current and future programming.