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The Soaps Online Bottom Line: Slezak Sticks With OLTL, While Lucci Nixes AMC Offer

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We’ve got some good and not-so-good news, soap fans: Victoria Lord will continue to reign supreme in Llanview, but Pine Valley quite possibly will say so long to Erica Kane. READ MORE


All My Children's Susan Lucci Claims ABC Exec's 'Ignorance, Arrogance' Destroyed Show

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All My Children‘s Susan Lucci is not going quietly into the night.

Just days after the soap taped its final episode on ABC, daytime’s queen diva is placing the blame for the show’s demise squarely on the network’s daytime chief, Brian Frons. READ MORE


TVLine Items: Gossip Girl Visits New Girl, The View Honors AMC, Idol Works Blue, and More

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Katie Cassidy is ditching Gossip Girl for a New Girl.

The actress will guest-star on an episode of Fox’s new, Zooey Deschanel-starring comedy this fall as a wedding guest who catches the eye of … READ MORE


Finding Primetime Jobs for Daytime Stars: The Women of All My Children

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As prospective “soaps savior” Prospect Park continues to wheel and deal with the cast members and assorted unions attached to All My Children and One Life to Live, it’s possible that the online iterations of either ABC serial won’t be able to hold onto their full ensembles. Thus, TVLine is moving forward with presenting our dream primetime roles for a few fan favorites. REVIEW OUR PROPOSALS


TVLine Items: NCIS Brings Out Its Dead, Shawn Ryan's ABC Pilot, Lucci Not Desperate and More

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The 200th episode of NCIS, set to air in early 2012, will feature the return of some familiar (if, gulp, dead) faces. READ MORE


All My Children Stars Field Proposals for Online Continuation, Lucci Reportedly 'Mulling Offer'

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After hitting a snag or two along the way, it’s beginning to look more and more likely that All My Children — and eventually One Life to Live — will in fact move to the Internet following their broadcast finales on ABC (airing Sept. 23 and in January 2012, respectively).

Walt Willey (who plays the ever stalwart Jackson Montgomery) broke the news Thursday, when he revealed …READ MORE


AMC Scoop: Erica's Kidnapper Is Her Evil Twin?!

ALL MY CHILDREN - Susan Lucci stars as "Erica Kane" on ABC Daytime's "All My Children." (HARPER COLLINS/YOLANDA PEREZ)

You can’t say that All My Children isn’t going out with a bang.

With the long-running sudser set to sign off for good in September, it was announced by ABC on Monday that for the first time in her 41-year run on the show, Susan Lucci will tackle a dual role.

Starting May 12, Lucci will be playing Erica Kane and … READ MORE


TVLine Items: NBC Schedules Love Bites, The Voice Adds Star Power, and Other News to Know

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Lovely news: NBC has finally found a suitable spot to launch Becki Newton‘s long-shelved rom-com, Love Bites. …READ MORE


Rumor Patrol: Will Susan Lucci Get Desperate?

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On paper it makes perfect sense: Soon-to-be-unemployed All My Children icon Susan Lucci takes her super-soap act to primetime on ABC’s Desperate Housewives.

There’s just one problem: …READ MORE


TVLine Items: Susan Lucci's AMC Status Report, Drop Dead Scoop, and Other TV News to Know

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Soap queen Susan Lucci has a few words of encouragement for fans worried about the fate of ABC’s long-running sudser All My Children. “We’ll see, as long as we have these loyal, passionate fans in our corner,” La Lucci offered Monday on Good Morning America. “And we just received a letter from the vice president in charge of finance congratulating us on what great shape we’re in.”

Also a positive sign that the series is not in any imminent danger …READ MORE