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A Viewers' Guide to All My Children and One Life to Live

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 06.02.2013 | TV
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Because soap operas never end, don't think that you can't quickly jump on the bandwagon when these timeless tales (and my two favorite shows) return on April 29. Here's everything you need to know about All My Children and One Life to Live before they come back from the dead.

General Hospital at 50: An Amazing Broadcast Milestone

Ed Martin | Posted 06.02.2013 | TV
Ed Martin

GH survived a real-life cliffhanger that rivals those of classic serials on the radio and at the movies, and now here we are, marking a significant broadcast accomplishment at a time when significant broadcast accomplishments are increasingly few and far between.

Behind The Soap Craziness

Posted 03.31.2013 | TV

"All My Children" was revived so quickly that sets were being built before the show's cast was officially signed on. In this behind-the-scenes vid...

Goodbye 'Jersey Shore,' Hello Soaps

Posted 03.29.2013 | TV

With the days of wreaking havoc in Seaside bars behind her, Jenni "JWoww" Farley is getting behind the bar on "One Life To Live." The "Jersey Shor...

'General Hospital' Bringing Back Actors ... As New Characters

Posted 03.25.2013 | TV

Some soap opera trickery might be going down in order to get "One Life to Live" actors back on "General Hospital." When "One Life to Live" wrapped...

What You Need To Know Before The Soaps Return

Posted 03.19.2013 | TV

"One Life to Live" story details have been revealed! The soap returns to life along with "All My Children" on April 29, but there are a few key pie...

Confessions Of A Soap Opera Junkie

Shelley Emling | Posted 05.18.2013 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

I admit it. I've always been a closet soap opera nut. Whether it was Luke and Laura, Cliff and Nina, or Tad and Dixie, I knew and loved them all.

'One Life To Live' & 'All My Children' Return Date Announced

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 03.11.2013 | TV

It's really happening: The "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" premiere dates have been set. Both soaps return to life on Monday, April 29 on var...

At 50, General Hospital Feels Like It's Just Getting Started

Ed Martin | Posted 04.30.2013 | TV
Ed Martin

If you had told me in early 2012 that one year later I would once again be relishing GH the way I did in the '70s and '80s, and for much of the '90s, I might have suggested that you were in need of a long rest.

More Familiar Faces Returning To 'All My Children'

Posted 02.27.2013 | TV

"All My Children" has expanded its returning cast for the online revival. "All My Children" announced Wednesday that veterans Sal Stowers as Cassa...

21 Life Lessons I Learned From Soap Operas

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 04.18.2013 | TV
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Did you hear that? That was my scream cry heard 'round the world the day I found out that my beloved soap operas One Life to Live and All My Children were coming back to life. Everything I have ever learned about life was acquired by my soap opera pathos.

'All My Children' & 'One Life to Live' Get Spring Premiere

Posted 01.25.2013 | TV

"All My Children" and "One Life to Live" are heading to Hulu. The revived soap operas will be available on Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes, in addition to ...

'One Life To Live,' 'All My Children' Casts Announced

Posted 01.22.2013 | TV

Prospect Park has announced the casts for the newly revived "One Life to Live" and "All My Children." "One Life to Live" mainstay Erika Slezak has ...

'General Hospital' Cast Shakeup For 'One Life To Live'?

Posted 01.21.2013 | TV

"One Life to Live" actors Roger Howarth, Michael Easton and Kristen Alderson may have to leave "General Hospital" to rejoin the newly revived "OLTL" o...

Is She Really Returning 'One Life To Live'?

Posted 01.17.2013 | TV

Erika Slezak has reportedly joined the cast of Prospect Park's "One Life to Live" revival. According to Showbiz 411, Slezak and co-stars Jerry ver...

Two More Stars Sign For 'OLTL' And 'AMC' Online Return

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.15.2013 | TV

Two more soap stars have signed on for the Prospect Park relaunch of "One Life To Live" and "All My Children." Robin Strasser, who plays "OLTL's" ...

It's Official: 'One Life To Live' & 'All My Children' Returning Online

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 01.08.2013 | TV

"One Life to Live" and "All My Children" are coming back to life. Prospect Park has officially announced the two soaps will live again on the internet...

Agnes Nixon Supports Soap Revivals

Posted 01.05.2013 | TV

Is it time for the "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" revivals? Creator Agnes Nixon seems to think so. “We of the 'One Life to Live' and...

'All My Children' Readies For Revival

Posted 12.31.2012 | TV

Vincent Irizarry will reprise his role on "All My Children" ... if the show is revived online. The actor posted the news on his official Facebook page...

'All My Children' & 'One Life to Live' Poised To Rise Again

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 12.17.2012 | TV

"All My Children" and "One Life to Live" are back on track for online revival, according to Deadline.com. The canceled soaps were supposed to move...

General Hospital Leads a Sudden Revitalization of Daytime Drama

Ed Martin | Posted 01.27.2013 | TV
Ed Martin

General Hospital will mark its 50th anniversary in April -- a milestone that it almost fell short of making. How wonderful that it is doing so as the best drama on daytime television.

Will the Combination of "General Hospital" and "Katie" Make ABC's Afternoons Hot Again?

Ed Martin | Posted 10.13.2012 | TV
Ed Martin

Can Katie save the day, or is ABC's daytime lineup -- once the most robust at any network -- doomed to a future of mediocrity?

"Hollywood Heights": A Bold Summer Experiment on Nick at Nite

Ed Martin | Posted 09.01.2012 | TV
Ed Martin

Amazingly, despite the demands of so much larger an episode order, Heights is as well-produced and professionally packaged as those shows.

Daytime Emmy Awards By The Numbers

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 06.19.2012 | TV

The Daytime Emmy Awards aren't shy about nominating veteran performers more than once. But do you know how many current stars have won two or more Emm...

Daytime Emmy Nominees: Did Your Favorites Make The Cut?

Posted 05.09.2012 | TV

It's the last hurrah for "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" at the Daytime Emmy Awards. The canceled soaps got their last nominations in key cat...