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  • ABC Countersues Prospect Park Networks!

    In a cross-complaint suit made available by Deadline.com, ABC is now suing PPN for "all unpaid series fees owned up to and through the date of the trial of this action as a result of Prospect Park's failure to pay in breach of the License Agreement." READ MORE
  • BREAKING: Prospect Park Networks Files for Bankruptcy

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    Prospect Park
    The war between ABC and Prospect Park Networks over "One Life to Live" and "All My Children" continues to rage on, but today Prospect Park Networks took an expected step: filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. READ MORE
  • Erika Slezak Delivers Holiday Message To Fans

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    People Magazine
    Out of all the talent behind "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," the one voice missing after news that neither series would be moving forward with new episodes was that of Daytime Emmy Award winning actress Erika Slezak (ex-Victoria Lord, "OLTL"). On her official website, Slezak has broken her silence via her 2013 Holiday Letter for fans. In it, Slezak says, "I loved being back at 'OLTL'; I loved being back with all my friends on the show and we had a wonderful time although it was short lived. Still, I am very grateful for that... READ MORE
  • While ‘The Chew’ Celebrated Episode 500, Soap Fans Continue To Mourn Loss of ‘All My Children’

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    Ida Mae Astute/ABC
    On Monday, September 26, 2011, ABC premiered a new daytime talk show that brought food back to the table and into our everyday lives. Now in its third season, "The Chew" is currently enjoying one of its highest rated on record in both total viewers and key women sales demos. As the talk show celebrated its 500th episode yesterday, fans of the ABC version of "All My Children" continued to mourn the loss of their favorite daytime soap opera, which made Susan Lucci and her character Erica Kane a household name to mainstream viewers. READ MORE
  • Jeff Kwatinetz Takes Prospect Park to Court; Non-Compete Clauses Spark Complaint

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    Alex J. Berliner/Berliner Photography
    The multi-million dollar battle between Prospect Park and ABC over “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” isn’t the only soap opera drama the Los Angeles courts have been dealing with as of late: Apparently, Prospect Park co-founder Jeff Kwatinetz has taken his own company to court over non-compete clauses! READ MORE
  • ‘AMC’s’ Jill Larson on Show Cancellation: ‘It Was Not A Surprise’

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    On her official Facebook page, "All My Children" star Jill Larson (Opal Cortlandt) broke her social media silence after it became apparent earlier this week that Prospect Park was not moving forward with a new season of either "All My Children" or "One Life to Live," at least "at this time," according to the actress. READ MORE
  • Prospect Park Halts Production of ‘OLTL’ Due to ABC Lawsuit; Focuses Full Time on ‘AMC’ Instead!

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    The drama just never stops for Prospect Park’s “All My Children” and “One Life to Live,” with the latest shocking news regarding the online sudsers coming from the L.A. Times. According to the publication, Prospect Park is shelving ‘One Life to Live’ until the lawsuit it launched against ABC in April is resolved. Additionally, the company will focus on producing “AMC,” with writers having already started work on scripts for the second season of the show. READ MORE
  • ‘AMC’ and ‘OLTL’ To Air On Oprah Winfrey Network

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    Oprah Winfrey has come through for soap fans after all! For a special summer soap opera event, the legendary daytime star’s network has acquired the rights to the first 40 episodes of The OnLine Network’s “All My Children” and “One Life to Live,” both of which will air for an exclusive 10-week limited engagement. READ MORE
  • EXCLUSIVE: Prospect Park’s Jeff Kwatinetz on ‘AMC’ and ‘OLTL’ Schedule Change

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    Prospect Park's The OnLine Network announced earlier today its decision to release all weekly episodes of both "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" on Mondays, instead of the previously scheduled Mondays and Wednesdays for "AMC" and Tuesdays and Thursdays for "OLTL," beginning Monday, July 1. Jeff Kwatinetz, co-founder, Prospect Park, tells Soap Opera Network via email, "The only difference is greater availability," when asked how the change affects upcoming airdates of both soaps. "If still want to watch one ep each day, or just an 'AMC' ep every Monday or Wed, there will be a new... READ MORE
  • Robin Strasser Addresses ‘OLTL’s’ Early Hiatus

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    The OnLine Network/TOLN
    The news that “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” have gone into early hiatus due to a union dispute with the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees (or I.A.T.S.E.) was a bit unsettling for fans of the sudsers. And as Robin Strasser (Dorian Lord, “OLTL”) reveals in her latest hotline message, the actors were just as surprised as the viewers about the drama! READ MORE