ABC is slated to meet with producers of "Roseanne" this week to discuss possible ways in which the show could continue without series star Roseanne Barr.

ABC has canceled "Roseanne" after series star Roseanne Barr makes racially charged comments on social media. The network called said comments "abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values."

Before taking on the Kardashians in the Hamptons <a href="https://www.soapoperanetwork.com/2015/08/susan-lucci-takes-on-the-kardashians">later this week</a>, "All My Children's" <strong>Susan Lucci</strong> (ex-Erica Kane) was in Anaheim, California on Friday, August 14 to receive her Disney Legends Award, which was presented by <strong>Bob Iger</strong>, Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company. The awards ceremony was part of the annual D23 Expo where more than 65,000 fans of the Disney brand gathered together to celebrate the entertainment they receive from all facets of the company.

In a shocking move many didn’t see coming, one of Hollywood’s most powerful women — Anne Sweeney, co-chair of Disney Media Networks and president of Disney/ABC Television Group — has decided to hand over her reins in order to pursue her real passion: Directing!