Soap Opera Weekly

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    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...

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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,...

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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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    Thomas A. Montalto/MontaltoPhotos.com

    Face Off! ‘OLTL’ Casts Stacy’s Shady Brazilian Doc

    Talk about being two faced! After Stacy (Farah Fath) heads south of the Equator to Brazil this week to have her old plastic surgeon Dr. Fascinella make her look like her old self again, the doc himself finally gets...

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    Save Our Show! ‘One Life’ Parodies Its Own Demise

    Art imitates life as "One Life to Live" does what it does best by poking fun at itself for an upcoming storyline. Beginning next month, the show's once popular soap-within-a-soap, "Fraternity Row," gets canceled due to sagging ratings, leading...

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    Donna Svennevik/ABC

    Brian Kerwin Returns to ‘OLTL’

    When "One Life" fans last saw Charlie Banks (Brian Kerwin) earlier this year, he was leaving town in disgrace after his love affair with Echo DiSavoy (Kim Zimmer) was exposed, ending his marriage to Viki Lord (Erika Slezak). However...

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    Thomas A. Montalto/MontaltoPhotos.com

    ‘One Life’ November Casting Updates

    Casting changes for "One Life to Live" for the month of November.

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    Conn’s ‘Life’ Ends with Prospect Park

    Even though nearly a dozen "One Life to Live" cast members have already signed on to remain with the show when it moves to online production with Prospect Park in the coming months, at least one actress won't be...