Exclusive: ‘All My Children’ Names Co-Head Writer

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When we reported that (pictured right, with former “DAYS” co-head writer ) had been hired on as head writer of ’s version of “All My children” back on January 23, it was unclear at the time as to whether she would be joined by a co-head writer. Soap Opera Network has since learned that it’ll be a “” reunion of sorts for “AMC” as McPherson will be joined by , who was an Associate Head Writer at “DAYS” from 2011-2012.

Just this past weekend Snyder, and the “DAYS” team consisting of , , , , , , , , , , and , lost out to CBS’ “” in the category of Outstanding Achievement in Writing for a Daytime Drama Series at the “2013 Awards,” which were held last night at the JW Marriott L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles and the B.B. King Blues Club in New York City.

Snyder’s previous writing experience includes stints at “Another World,” “,” “,” “Port Charles” and “Sunset Beach.” Snyder was nominated a total of seven times for a Daytime Emmy Award from her work writing on daytime dramas. She won in 2010 for her 2009 work on “B&B” and again in 2012 for her 2011 work on “DAYS.” She shared the award wins under “B&B” head writer and “DAYS” co-head writers Whitesell, McPherson, Thomas and .

Production on both “” and “One Life to Live” is expected to begin on Monday, February 25. and are the head writers of “One Life to Live.