The experiment is done. All My Children will be cancelled for good after a rescue from online network Prospect Park.
Member of the cast Cady McClain herself said via Facebook, “We were very recently contacted and told that, with great regret, AMC won’t be going back online this year, or in this particular incarnation.”
The other soap rescued by Prospect Park One Life To Live is also on hiatus, and has been for a long time due to a legal dispute between the company and ABC, and is most definitely not expected to come back either. So there goes the soaps. Let´s also note that SOAPNet programming is going to go dark at year´s end.
Not a particularily good time to be a soap opera fan, as All My Children gets cancelled, One Life To Live is de facto cancelled, and also SOAPNet is going down soon. Other soapy shows still live on TV, but the mainstays are going.
The two soaps had been cancelled before, and Prospect Park saved them to make them live once again online. And they strived there. Specially All My Children, getting renewed, as the writers are already working on some second season storylines (second season at Prospect Park that is). but One Life To Live is indefinitely on hiatus (hint, hint, that usually means cancelled). The thing is, that Prospect Park Continue reading →
The Online Network announced that actors Brooke Newton and Jason Pendergraft have joined the cast of the popular serial drama “All My Children,” which made its historic online debut on April 29th. Newton steps into the role of ‘Colby Chandler,” the spoiled entitled daughter of patriarch ‘Adam Chandler.’ Pendergraft checks into Pine Continue reading →
The return of All My Children and One Life to Live is here! The Online Network has launched the premieres of new seasons of longtime running soap operas moved from daytime to anytime, sa they are live online.
Brand new, 30-minute episodes of “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” will be available to stream online weekdays in HD (when available) via Continue reading →
ABC cancelled One Life to Live, but, in another shocking move, also cancelled All My Children! A show that´s been running for 41 years uninterrupted on TV. One of the big soap stones one would think was rock solid.
What is ABC thinking when cancelling All My Children? Are they going to introduce a new soap? Nope… they are not. The are launching a new show called Chew, a live show about anything and everything related to the world of food and beyond. Hosts include Mario Batali (Iron Chef America), Clinton Kelly (TLC’s What Not to Wear), Carla Hall (Bravo’s Top Chef), Michael Symon (Iron Chef America), and nutrition expert Daphne Oz.
Iconic Soap actress Susan Lucci, who played Erica Kane since the beginning said in a statement: “It’s been a fantastic journey. I’ve loved playing Erica Kane and working with Agnes Nixon and all the incredible people involved with All My Children. I’m looking forward to all kinds of new and exciting opportunities.”
What do you think about ABC cancelling All My Children? Let me know your thoughts in the comments section.
Alena LeBerger and Gabrielle LeBerger, the twins who no one may remember since they played Baby girl in Reba. They are both turning 7.
Max Morrow, Benjy Fleming in Sitcom Monk is turning 18 years old.
Camrym Grimes, Cassie Newman from The Young and the restless, is now nineteen.
Liam Aiken, Jack Erikson in Law and Order, and Klaus in Lemony Snicket: A series of unfortunate events. A.K.A. the kid who turned down Sixth Sense is also 19.
Lyndsy Fonseca, the Daughter in How I Met Your Mother, and Dylan Mayfair in Desperate Housewives, and Colleen Carlton in The Young and the restless is turning 22. She also credited episodes in House MD, Heroes, Big Love, CSI, Close to Home, Waterfront, NYPD Blue and Boston Public.
Robert Ri’chard, Arnaz Ballard in One on One, and Mason, romantic interest of Veronica Mars is turning 26.
Reggie Austin who plays Devon Marsh in Debra Messing´s The Starter Wife just got to 30.
Ryan Star, runner up in Rockstar: Supernova is turning 31.
Dustin Diamond, Save by the bells´s Screech is turning 33… and still doing the same old character!!!
Tyron Leitso, Eric Gotts from Wonderfalls is also turning 33.
Because times fly, Josh Blake, Alf´s Jake Ochmonek is turning 34. Man I must be old too!
Esta Terblanche, who played Gillian Andrassy Martin Lavery in All My Children is now 36.
Kevin Rahm, well known for many roles such as Lee McDermott in Desperate Housewives, Kyle McCarthy in Judging Amy, Danny Kozak in Jesse, and also for some roles in Grey´s Anatomy, Friends, Scrubs and many more turned 38.
The hilarious Doug E. Doug, Cosby´s Griffin is now 39.
Rex Lee, Entourage´s Lloyd just turned 40.
David Yost, the Blue Ranger from The Power Rangers is also a 40 years old Power Ranger now.
David Marciano, Detective Steve Billings in The Shield is turning 49.
Katie Couric, a lady who doesn´t need any introduction is turning 52.
Nicolas Cage, another actor who doesn´t need introduction turned 45 today.
David Caruso, who´s currently playing CSI Miami´s Lieutenant Horatio Caine is 53 starting today.