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Michael Easton
  • ABC Comments on ‘GH’ vs. ‘OLTL’ Re: Starr, Todd and John

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    As expected, ABC has issued an official statement on the matter of Starr Manning, Todd Manning and John McBain, characters currently being seen on the network's "General Hospital," as it pertains to the license of the characters originally from the soon to be rebooted "One Life to Live."
  • ‘General Hospital’ Losing Its Starr, Todd and John to ‘One Life to Live’

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    According to a report by Daytime Confidential, ABC's "General Hospital" will be temporarily losing the characters of Starr Manning, Todd Manning and John McBain as Prospect Park has exercised its right to utilize the characters for its online reboot from the agreement the production company signed with the Disney/ABC Domestic Television Group, part of the Walt Disney Company, back in July 2011.
  • New Cop Hits Port Charles

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    Photo Credit: IMDb
    Soap Opera Digest is reporting that Marshall Hilliard will appear for eight episodes as a new officer at the Port Charles Police Department. "I call him Officer Marshall," the actor joked to Digest.
  • Huffington Post Names ‘Port Charles’ One of TV’s Worst Spinoffs

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    Photo Credit: Yolanda Perez/ABC
    With anticipation high for the recently introduced TNT Original Series "Major Crimes," ​The Huffington Post​ compiled a list of the 30 Best and Worst TV Spinoffs Ever. "Port Charles" was listed as one of televisions worst.
  • GH Fan Club Weekend 2012: The Stars Came Out, Plus Frank Valentini

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    Official General Hospital Fan Club
    On Saturday, July 23, 2011, "General Hospital" held its annual fan club weekend event at the Sportmen's Lodge Event Center. Incidentally, in the year that followed many were left wondering if the 2012 event would ever come to be amidst all the drama and rumors surrounding the cancellation, reincarnation (through the Disney/ABC Television Group/Prospect Park Productions deal that wasn't) and ultimate demise of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" and the possible effect it would have on "GH" itself. On July 21, 2012, "GH" did indeed holds its annual fan event - again at the Sportsmen's Lodge Event Center - with a renewed focus and much hope for the future.
  • GH DVR Alerts: Week of March 12 Edition

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC
    "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of March 12, 2012.
  • Next Stop, Port-Charles! Four ‘OLTL’ Actors Join ‘GH’

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Four stars of "One Life To Live" will be joining the cast of joining "General Hospital."
  • ‘OLTL’ Cast Members Sound Off About Soap’s Online Demise

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC
    A compilation of Twitter and Facebook posts from the cast of "One Life to Live" following word that Prospect Park was dropping plans to resurrect the show online only five days after the soap wrapped production on its ABC run.
  • Prospect Park Suspends Online Plans for ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    After five months of negotiations with various guilds, hundreds of presentations to potential financial and technology partners, and a hope that we could pioneer a new network for the future, it is with great disappointment that we are suspending our aspirations to revive “One Life to Live” and “All My Children” via online distribution. It is now becoming clear that mounting issues make our ability to meet our deadlines to get OLTL on the air in a reasonable time period following its January 13, 2012 ABC finale impossible.
  • Airdates Set for Some Returning ‘One Life’ Stars

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    December may bring the first signs of the winter season, but as the month begins things will be heating up on "One Life to Live" when several familiar faces return to the canvas as the show's ABC run prepares to come to an end.