Is Donna Mills Ruling the Roost On “Queens of Drama?” (You better believe it!)

Last week, the new reality series, “Queens of Drama,” kicked off with six soap stars joining forces to create a female-run production company in hopes of revitalizing the soap genre and some too-quiet careers. Front and center is Donna Mills, the still-striking actress who is probably best known for playing Abby Cunningham Ewing Sumner on the […]

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'All My Children' Actress Lindsay Hartley (Photo: David Livingston/Getty Images)

Deep Soap: Online ‘One Life to Live’ Gets an Executive Producer

Update 2: Apparently Prospect Park has realized they need WGA writers to produce high quality shows and has reached out to the union to negotiate a deal, according to Daytime Confidential. Update:Vincent Irizarry,who played the villainous Dr. David Hayward on All My Children just signed a deal to join the on-line show. Irizarry announced the […]

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Deep Soap: Reasons For Soap Fans To Be Thankful

This has been a rotten year for daytime soaps. At the beginning of 2011, there were six daytime dramas on the air, their futures all seemingly secure. Now, there are only four survivors, with “General Hospital’s” future looking increasingly tenuous. Yet almost every day I am reminded of why I love this unique genre. Here […]

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Report: Online ‘All My Children’ on Hold

Has Prospect Park Abandoned Plans to Take “All My Children” to the Internet? Soaps In Depth is reporting that Prospect Park has abandoned its plans to continue “All My Children” on its fledgling The On-Line Network. According to the magazine, the production company “has decided that they only need one soap opera for their new […]

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‘Days of Our Lives’ Boss Replaced in Soap Shake-Up

Shocker: “Days of Our Lives” Replaces Executive Producer Noel Maxam With Lisa DeCazotte “Days of Our Lives” has replaced co-executive producer Noel Maxam with Lisa DeCazotte, who previously served as the executive producer of “Passions” and “General Hospital: Night Shift.” DeCazotte previously worked with “Days’” new headwriters Marlene McPherson and  Darrell Ray Thomas Junior. This […]

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Deep Soap: Headwriter and More Stars Join Online ‘One Life to Live’

Headwriter Ron Carlivati and five more actors have signed contracts to join the online version of “One Life To Live,” which is scheduled to premiere in January 2012 on The On-line Network, production company Prospect Park’s new online internet entertainment network.  The cast members making the move are: Melissa Archer (Natalie), Kelley Missal (Dani), Sean […]

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Two Stars Ink Deals For Online ‘All My Children’

One of “All My Children’s” biggest stars, Camaron Mathison (Ryan) and one of its most popular newcomers Lindsay Hartley, (Cara) have signed deals with production company Prospect Park to join the online version of the soap, the company announced Monday. They are the first AMC actors to do so. While there have been numerous announcements […]

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‘All My Children’ Creator Agnes Nixon to Return

Agnes Nixon to Play Aggie on “All My Children” Again “All My Children’s” creator Agnes Nixon will again play Aggie, a Pine Valley Hospital board member, and local historian, during the final week of the show’s ABC run. Nixon first played the role in 2005, for the show’s 35th anniversary. She will first appear on […]

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