Eight years after their cancellations, there's renewed talk of a second reboot of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," this time returning to ABC or another iteration on Hulu.
Following the cancellation of Disney/ABC Domestic Television's "FABLife," the ABC Owned Television Stations will replace the daytime talker beginning in Fall 2016 with "RightThisMinute," a viral video series that will now be distributed by Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution. The show is produced by MagicDust Television in conjunction with television station groups Cox Media Group, Raycom Media, Inc. and The E.W. Scripps Company.
There won't be a second season for Disney/ABC Domestic Television's "FABLife," it was announced today by <strong>Janice Marinelli</strong>, president, Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution. The show will remain in production and produce original episodes for the remainder of the season.
"The Meredith Vieira Show" will conclude its two season run in May, host and executive producer Meredith Vieira announced today of her NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution based talk show. "I am so sorry to see our show come to an end after this season, but I am also incredibly proud of the work our staff has done and forever grateful to our supportive viewers," she said in a statement. "We promise to spend our final weeks producing the best broadcast we know how. And have a blast doing so!"
"FABLife," the new Disney|ABC syndicated lifestyle talk show spearheaded by <strong>Tyra Banks</strong> and featuring foodie <strong>Chrissy Teigen</strong>, fashion expert <strong>Joe Zee</strong>, interior designer <strong>Lauren Makk</strong> and DIY enthusiast <strong>Leah Ashley</strong> as co-hosts, launched Monday, September 14 as the No.1 new syndicated series of the young 2015-16 television season in Households (1.1/3), Women 18-49 (0.5/4) and Women 25-54 (0.6/4).
As supposed investigators put all the pieces for "The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" together on a bulletin board in anticipation of the upcoming telecast, the one question left to answer was "who could possibly be hosting the 'Daytime Emmy Awards' with all these celebs?" Enter <strong>Tyra Banks</strong> ("The FAB Life," "The Tyra Banks Show," "America's Next Top Model"). In a newly released promo for broadcast, Pop hilariously reveals that social media (or in actuality <a title="Tyra Banks Named Host of Daytime Emmy Telecast on Pop" href="https://www.soapoperanetwork.com/2015/04/tyra-banks-named-host-of-daytime-emmy-telecast-on-pop">a news release</a>) already answered the question.
As she gears up for the launch of her new nationally syndicated lifestyle talk show, "The FAB Life," in the fall, <strong>Tyra Banks</strong> has been named host of the "42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, airing live on Pop on <strong>Sunday, April 26</strong> at 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT, it was announced today by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) and Pop. Banks has previously won two Daytime Emmy Awards for her former daytime talk show, "The Tyra Banks Show," which ran for five seasons in both national syndication and later exclusively on The CW.
With ABC becoming full owner of "The View," after buying out <strong>Barbara Walters</strong>' stake over the summer, the network announced today that the daytime talker will now fall under the purview of ABC News after more than 17 years under the entertainment division, this despite a drastic makeover this fall with the inclusion of three new hosts joining<strong> Whoopi Goldberg</strong> on the panel. With the talk show now falling under the umbrella of the news division, “General Hospital" and "The Chew" remain the only entertainment programming airing during the daytime on the network.
In May, Disney-ABC Domestic Television <a href="https://www.soapoperanetwork.com/2014/05/disney-abc-developing-new-syndicated-talker-tyra-banks-host">announced plans</a> to launch a new syndicated talk show featuring actress and model <strong>Tyra Banks</strong> for consideration for Fall 2015. Today, the syndication arm of the Disney-ABC Television Group announced that the ABC Owned Television Stations Group, representing 23% of the nation's television households with 6 of the top 10 markets, have agreed to carry the show on their stations. Currently titled "The F.A.B.," which stands for "Fun and Beautiful," Banks will be joined by social media buff and foodie <strong>Chrissy Teigen</strong>, fashion guru <strong>Joe Zee</strong>, interior design professional <strong>Lauren Makk</strong>, and do-it-yourself YouTuber <strong>Leah Ashley</strong> as the hosts of the upcoming lifestyle show. Banks serves as moderator of the talker. The ABC Owned stations markets include New York (WABC-TV), Los Angeles (KABC-TV), Chicago (WLS-TV), Philadelphia (WPVI-TV), San Francisco (KGO-TV), Houston (KTRK-TV), Raleigh/Durham (WTVD-TV) and Fresno (KFSN-TV).