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  • DAYTIME EMMYS: LIVE Blogging The Creative Arts Daytime Emmy Awards

    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    On Friday, June 20, The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented “The 41st Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards,” which honors the behind the scenes creative minds that bring daytime programs to television screens each and every day. David Michaels opened the show and talked about the how the creatives this year had… Read More » READ MORE
  • DAYTIME EMMYS: Creative Arts Awards Presenters Announced

    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
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    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) is set to formally announce a list of individuals scheduled to attend as presenters for the 41st Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards later today, Soap Opera Network has learned. The list includes several of daytime's biggest and brightest stars, past and present, and a number of behind the scenes talents from "All My Children," "The Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of our Lives," "General Hospital," "One Life to Live" and "The Young and the Restless," among other forms of daytime programming. READ MORE
  • Official Dates Set for Daytime Emmy Awards

    Cliff Lipson/CBS
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    Cliff Lipson/CBS
    It’s been a long time coming, but the date for the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards has officially been set: A spokesperson for the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences confirms that the ceremony will be taking place on Sunday, June 22 at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. READ MORE
  • Corday Productions Launching NetSoaps/Net Novelas, A New Interactive Soap Venture with All Screens Media

    NetSoaps Net Novelas, LLC
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    NetSoaps Net Novelas, LLC
    While Prospect Park's The OnLine Network (TOLN) failed to re-launch "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" to a brand new audience via the internet last year, Corday Productions, which produces NBC's "Days of our Lives," has joined with All Screens Media, an international interactive digital media company founded by former Comcast digital media executive Peter Heumiller, to form a new online network dedicated to the soap opera and telenovela format. Per Variety, the production entities have joined together to form NetSoaps Net Novelas LLC (NSNN), which will strive to develop domestic (Net Soaps) and international (Net Novelas)... READ MORE
  • BREAKING: Prospect Park Networks Files for Bankruptcy

    Prospect Park
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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
  • ‘OLTL’s’ Robin Strasser on Money: ‘I Respectfully Requested To Be Paid the Balance of My One-Year Contract!’

    George De Sota/JPI Studios
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    George De Sota/JPI Studios
    Earlier today on Twitter, Strasser revealed that she recently asked Prospect Park Productions to pay out the balance of her one-year contract. According to Strasser, she only worked and was paid for eleven weeks before production was halted, despite signing on for a year. "#PPP sed w/ due respect: NO," Strasser tweeted. READ MORE
  • ABC Responds to $95 Million Lawsuit Filed By Prospect Park; Network Looking To Get ‘AMC’ and ‘OLTL’ Rights Back

    The OnLine Network
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    The OnLine Network
    Back in November 2013, Prospect Park amended its lawsuit against ABC by demanding more than $95 million in damages following what it claims was the network's scheme to create a "mega soap" after ABC utilized characters from "One Life to Live" on "General Hospital." READ MORE
  • ABC Being Sued By Former Co-Head Writer of ‘One Life to Live’ Over Royalties Owed

    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Disney/ABC Television Group
    According to Law360.com, Allison "Sam" Hall, a former co-head writer of ABC's "One Life to Live," is suing the network over what he claims are royalties owed since the soap transitioned to the web via Hulu and iTunes, and broadcast during summer 2013 on OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), courtesy of Prospect Park - the company that licensed the rights to both programs from Disney/ABC in 2011. Hall reportedly filed his complaint against American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. (ABC) on Tuesday, January 7, in New York. Hall was named co-head writer of the soap in 1984, and remained with the series... READ MORE
  • Erika Slezak Delivers Holiday Message To Fans

    People Magazine
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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
  • Thorsten Kaye on PP’s AMC/OLTL: ‘Both of Those Shows Failed For Reasons Unrelated To Their Quality’

    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    In an newly released interview with Soap Opera Digest columnist and Tainted Dreams blogger, Carolyn Hinsey, "The Bold and the Beautiful's" Thorsten Kaye opens up about his role as Ridge Forrester on the CBS Daytime soap, but it's his comments on Prospect Parks' version of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" that has all eyes open. READ MORE