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‘WEST END’ Starring ‘OLTL’s’ Melissa Archer to Screen at SoHo Film Festival

Later this evening "One Life to Live's" Melissa Archer (Natalie Buchanan) will be appearing on the red carpet for the SoHo Film Festival screening of her new movie, "West End," which also stars Eric Roberts (“The Dark Knight,” Oscar®-nominated and Golden Globe®-nominated “Runaway Train,”), Neal Bledsoe (“Smash”, “Gossip Girl,” “Ugly Betty”), Peter Onorati ("Goodfellas," "American Dream"), "Excuse Me For Living"), Joe Nieves ("How I Met Your Mother," "24") and Isabella Hoffman ("Burlesque," "Providence"). Rounding out the…

‘General Hospital’s’ 50th Anniversary Week Amasses High in Women 25-54; Grows Total Viewing Audience to 6-Week High

According to ABC, "General Hospital" reached a six-week high in Total Viewers (2.79 million – since week of 2/18/13) and a five-week high in Women 18-49 (660,000/1.0 rating – since week of 2/25/13). The drama series also attracted its largest audience in Women 25-54 in more than a year-and-a-half (918,000/1.5 rating – since 9/26/11). On ABC.com, the anniversary week amassed 2.1 million page views, up by a massive 77% over the prior two weeks.

‘All My Children’ Beefing Up Its Teen Scene

With "All My Children" set to begin production on all-new episodes in Stamford, CT next month, Soap Opera Network has learned that the series is looking to add three characters to its canvas. The series is seeking to cast the roles of "Ben," "Charlotte" and "Luke." While the names may sound foreign to long-time fans of "AMC," they may actually be code for characters already seen on the canvas.

GH DVR Alerts: Week of July 23, 2012

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 23, 2012. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTS Monday: A fire puts lives in jeopardy. Lulu comforts Patrick. Will Johnny incriminate himself? Tuesday: Someone is shot. Anna gets life-changing news. Dire circumstances brings Lulu and Dante closer. Wednesday: Is Heather playing mind games? Is John's secret safe with Todd? Can Sonny be happy for his son? Thursday: Anna confronts Heather. Can Ewen rekindle his relationship with Liz? Someone else learns about…

‘One Life to Live’ Ends Television Run as Daytime’s Second Most Watched in Women 18-49

Just before we post the dailies, which will provide a clearer picture of "One Life to Live's" final week on television, ABC has revealed that the 43-year old soap ended its run as daytime's 5th most watched program in total viewers (3,120,000), while ranking a strong second in Women 18-49 viewers (784,000) for the week of January 9-13, 2012. Only 94,000 Women 18-49 viewers separated "One Life to Live" from tying "The Young and the Restless" in that category. In Women 18-49 rating "OLTL" had a 1.2 compared to "Y&R's" 1.4.…

Happy New Year from SON!

From the staff and management of Soap Opera Network, we hope that everyone has a safe and New Year's Day. May you be blessed in 2012. Have a wonderful New Year!

Merry Christmas from SON!

From the staff and management of Soap Opera Network, we hope that everyone has a safe and Merry Christmas. May you spend the holiday with friends and loved ones and may you remember the true reason for the season! Merry Christmas!

Happy Thanksgiving from SON!

From the staff and management of Soap Opera Network, we hope that everyone has a safe and happy Thanksgiving holiday. May you spend the day with family and friends, count your blessings, remember what you are thankful for, and try not to eat too much turkey. Happy Thanksgiving!

AFTRA and the WGA Respond to Prospect Park’s Decision to Suspend Plans for ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to…

After rumblings for the last two weeks and a shocking report by Deadline Hollywood earlier today, Prospect Park officially pulled the plug on plans for producing online versions of ABC's "All My Children" and "One Life to Live." Of the key issues, Prospect Park cited its inability to come to terms with the unions including those representing the actors (AFTRA) and the writers (WGA). Shortly afterward, the various unions began issuing statements in response to the production companies decision.