Ex-One Life to Live Scribe Sues ABC For Alleged Unpaid Royalties

Disney's legal team must keep Antacids on hand, thanks to all of the soap opera-related lawsuits they have to defend. Former One Life to Live co-head writer Alison "Sam" Hall is suing over royalties he claims he's due following OLTL airing on Hulu, iTunes and OWN. READ MORE

Jeff Kwatinetz Reflects on First Season of Soap Reboots; Reveals TOLN is "Prepping For Next Season"

It's all over but the shouting for the premiere season of web continuations for All My Children and One Life to Live. Will the revived sudsers be back for Season 2? Prospect Park principles Jeff Kwatinetz says they will. 

"We could not be more proud to have delivered a stunning season of All My Children and One Life to Live, and really thank the creative teams and cast for being true partners in this journey. Together we have tackled more business, creative, and logistical challenges than most shows experience in a lifetime of production, yet we continue to prevail with these top rated, critically acclaimed shows,” said Kwatinetz. “We are prepping now for next season and have more surprises and twists and turns to deliver audiences—I am just hoping they stay on the soaps and not in our way.” READ MORE

Kendall Reunites With Bianca Monday, July 8 on All My Children!

Kane women unite! Access Hollywood got an exclusive photo teasing Alicia Minshew's upcoming cameo as Kendall Hart Slater on the new All My Children. Apparently, Erica Kane's (Susan Lucci) eldest daughter is once again in poor health. I bet it's that wonky, borrowed heart. Will baby sister Bianca come to the rescue? Here's what Eden Riegel had to say:

She is coming back for a cameo… and I got to work with her… which was just amazing. Staring into her big brown eyes everything came flooding back, like our old relationship and we shared so many intimate scenes together and also we’re very, very close friends so it was a lovely reunion between Bianca and Kendall,” she said.


Alll My Children and One Life to Live TEASERS: Colby vs. Celia! A Renewed Connection For Blair and Todd?

The Online Network has released All My Children and One Life to Live episode teasers for the week of July 22. From the looks of things, Colby Chandler (Brooke Newton) will continue to make waves in the Valley; while Dorian (Robin Strasser) is going balls-to-the-walls in her quest to finally take down Viki Lord (Erika Slezak) over in Llanview.

Meanwhile, will Viki and Dorian's nephew, Jack Manning (Andrew Trischitta), be able to deal, if his parents get back together? See the full episode teasers after the jump! READ MORE

Prospect Park and Labor Union Resolve Dispute Over All My Children and One Life to Live


All's well that is negotiated well. Prospect Park and I.A.T.S.E New York Production Locals 52, 161, 600, 700, 764, 798 and USA829 have ended their dispute over the production budgets for online soaps, All My Children and One Life to Live. According to a joint statement, production will resume on August 12.

“We are pleased that the parties were able to successfully address their concerns in a mutually beneficial way, which will enable these innovative shows to continue to be produced with our talented crews,” said New York Production Locals, Local 600 Representative David Blake. READ MORE

All My Children Tops TV's Social Power Ranking

Here's a bit of good news for troubled, Prospect Park sudser All My Children. The "anytime" drama has topped TV Guide's Social Power Ranking.

Apparently more TVG website visitors are talking about Agnes Nixon's soap opera than about the final season of USA Network's Burn Notice (No. 2), Fox's American Idol (No. 3), HBO's Game of Thrones (No. 4) or NBC's Revolution (No. 5).