American Media

  • Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.
    Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.

    American Media Purchases Soap Opera Digest from Source Interlink Media

    America Media, Inc. (AMI) has purchased 37-year-old Soap Opera Digest from previous owner Source Interlink Media. As followers of Soap Opera Network knew, America Media licensed Digest from Source Interlink on April 14, 2011, wherein American Media would retain...

  • Disney/ABC Television Group
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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    ABC Cancels ‘The Revolution,’ Provides ‘General Hospital’ With Possible 50th Anniversary Celebration

    As Soap Opera Network first reported on March 16, Deadline's Nellie Andreeva is reporting that ABC has officially canceled "The Revolution" and plans to slide "General Hospital" into the 2:00 PM ET/1:00 PM PT timeslot beginning Monday, September 10,...

  • Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.
    Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.

    By The Numbers: The Demise of Soap Opera Weekly

    Although the likelihood was expected thanks to the loss of long-time soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" in 2011 and 2012, which were preceded by the departures of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns" in...

  • Source Interlink
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    Source Interlink

    Soap Opera Weekly Shuttered, April 10 Issue Will Be Its Last

    In a story we had been following since it was first reported last April that Soap Opera Weekly and Soap Opera Digest magazines would fall under the umbrella of American Media, publishers of such mags as Star and TV...

  • Source Interlink
    Source Interlink

    American Media Launches Reality Weekly, But What About Soap Opera Weekly?

    On Sunday, November 13, The New York Times reported that American Media, Inc., which earlier this year purchased the licensing rights of both Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Weekly from owner Source Interlink, in which the company now...

  • Source Interlink
    Source Interlink

    DEVELOPING: Layoffs Begin at Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Weekly

    While "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" were receiving worldwide attention after it was announced that ABC had decided be cancel both series on the afternoon of what is now known as Black Thursday (April 14), magazine...