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‘One Life to Live’ Welcomes Back Fan Favorites Tina & Cord

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" fans can breathe a sigh of relief. After months of reports of old faces returning to sister soap "All My Children's" for its ABC finale, "One Life" finally have something to cheer about, with two big returns of its own. This fall, Andrea Evans (Tina) and John Loprieno (Cord) will be finding their way back home to Llanview to reunite with friends and family. According to both Soap Opera Digest and ABC Soaps in Depth the actors, who were last seen in 2008 for "One Life's" 40th…

Real-Life Husband and Wife Duo Returning to ‘All My Children’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- On Tuesday, ABC Daytime announced that Justin Bruening and Alexa Havins will be making a return to "All My Children" before shop closes on ABC Daytime. The duo who played Jamie Martin and Babe Carey on the ABC soap from the Fall of 2003 to the Fall of 2007 will return for a handful of episodes scheduled to air in September. Bruening and Havins met on the cast of the ABC soap in 2003 and were officially married on June 5, 2005. The couple welcomed daughter Lexington Grace into the fold on August 9,…

Inside The Writers Room: July Edition

On May 18, 2011, Robert Guza Jr. was fired as head writer of "General Hospital" and Garin Wolf was named the new head writer. With Guza leaving, it's not surprising that his wife, breakdown writer Meg Bennett, was also let go from the show. Breakdown writer David Goldschmid was also fired. Replacing them on the breakdown team will be Shelly Altman, who's been writing breakdowns for "One Life to Live" for the past 11 years, and current "GH" script writer Tracey Thomson (though she may only be helping out with breakdowns…

It’s ‘Life’ After Death for Farah Fath

It appears that not even death can keep Gigi Morasco (Farah Fath) away from Llanview and her beloved Rex (John-Paul Lavoisier). Fath revealed recently that, even after her character's demise, "I can't say that I'm 100% done with the show." True to her word, the actress brings Gigi back to "Life" in the coming weeks when Rex needs her the most. But is it really her spirit that is seeing, or simply a product of his grieving, overactive imagination?

Strasser’s Final ‘One Life’ Airdate Set

As we previously reported, Robin Strasser (Dorian) is leaving "One Life to Live" before the show wraps up on its television run on ABC due to reports that she was contemplating having back surgery. Having taped her last scenes on Friday, June 24, we now know when Llanview's grand dame will make her final appearance on the show.

The Return ‘All My Children’ Fans Have Been Waiting For, Plus Three!

On Friday, ABC Daytime finally announced the return to the canvas that "All My Children" viewers were most anticipating since the news of the 41-year old daytime drama's cancellation on ABC back in April. David Canary is returning to the 41-year old daytime drama as the one and only Adam Chandler. His return will coincide with the returns of long-time veterans Julia Barr, Ray MacDonnell and Lee Meriwether. The foursome will return to the Los Angeles studio to tape their scenes next month and are slated to air in…

De los Reyes Keeps Llanview in the Rear View Mirror

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Despite the fact that Cristian Vega (David Fumero) will be leaving Llanview before the show airs its final episode on ABC, fans shouldn't expect a visit from his big brother Antonio (Kamar de los Reyes) to help usher him out of town. According to ABC Soaps in Depth, rumors of the actor "making a final appearance are not true." On a related note, de los Reyes recently hung out with his former co-star, tweeting on June 25 that he was "Chillin' with Fumero while he eats granola and yogurt and drinks…

‘One Life to Live’ Celebrates 43 Years

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" celebrates 43 years of delivering drama, passion, and romance to millions of viewers.Editors Note: I first wrote the following article in celebration of "One Life to Live's" 39th anniversary in 2007. I am re-posting it again this year, in honor of the show's 43rd anniversary. Only slight revisions to the article have been made since it was first posted four years ago. Forty-three years ago today, a new soap named "One Life to Live" debuted on ABC. On July 15, 1968, the mythical…

Bermudez Returns to ‘One Life’ Amidst Glitz, Glamour, and Drama

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — "One Life to Live" is rolling out the red carpet for the return one of Llanview's infamous investigative journalists -- literally. Radio personality Carolina Bermudez returns as the hard nosed WVL-TV reporter Blanca Morales later this month as David's (Tuc Watkins) biopic "Vicker Man" finally makes it long-awaited premiere. However, don't expect things to go off without a hitch. On Thursday, July 28, Blanca catches up with Llanview's first couple on the red carpet at the movie's star-studded debut…

Updates on the Latest Returns to ‘All My Children’

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- We previously issued a report to help "All My Children" viewers keep track of the many upcoming returns to their favorite daytime drama. Since then, we have gotten official word on the return dates for fan favorites Josh Duhamel and Thorsten Kaye. As the extent of and the details to Dr. David Hayward's (Vincent Irizarry) murky "Orpheus Project" continues to come to light through this month and next month, coincidentally or maybe not so coincidentally, look for the returns to the canvas to start…