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Reaction to Prospect Park’s announcement over One Life to Live future

Yesterday Prospect Park confirmed rumours it was pulling its planned continuation of One Life to Live and there has been quite a lot of reaction to the news. Actress Hillary B. Smith, who plays Nora Buchanan on the soap, has spoken to Entertainment Weekly about the news. The actress, whose soap credits also include As The World Turns, told EW ’It was a noble attempt and I believe they really

One Life to Live survival looking unlikely

The future of ABC‘s cancelled soap One Life to Live looks to be doubt as reports emerge claiming that Prospect Park could pull the plug on the planned continuation. UPDATED: Prospect Park confirms it is halting plans to continue One Life to Live. Includes statement. Earlier this year Prospect Park signed a licensing deal to continue production on daytime soaps One Life to Live and All My Children after both

Kimberly McCullough leaving General Hospital

Actress Kimberly McCullough is leaving ABC soap General Hospital it has been announced. Her character of Robin Scorpio will once again depart Port Charles for pastures new sometime in 2012. A spokesperson for General Hospital has confirmed to Soap Opera Digest that actress Kimberly McCullough has decided to leave the daytime soap. The spokesperson said ‘Expect a poignant and must-watch storyline for Robin and Patrick’. The actress is quitting the

Susan Lucci speaks out over All My Children being shelved

Susan Lucci has issued a statement about Prospect Park’s decision to halt its plans to continue daytime soap All My Children online. The actress denies the decision was as a result of her refusal to continue in the role of Erica Kane. The twist and turns of the All My Children saga continue – it’s almost a mini soap opera itself. Two weeks ago it was revealed that Prospect Park

Danny Miller quits Emmerdale

Actor Danny Miller has confirmed that he is to leave popular ITV serial Emmerdale next year. Danny said, “It has been an incredibly difficult decision but after three years and much soul-searching I am eager to explore other roles. “I am so grateful to Emmerdale for the opportunity that I have been given and have loved every moment. I will miss everyone enormously but this might not be the last

Eddie and Kristen Alderson not remaining with One Life to Live

Brother and sister duo Eddie and Kristen Alderson have announced they will not remain with daytime soap One Life to Live when it leaves ABC in January. The soap will re-launch online after finishing on ABC and while a string of cast members have signed deals to remain with the series Eddie and Kristen Alderson have opted not to – turning down the chance to remain with the soap under

Prospect Park halt All My Children re-launch

Prospect Park has put the planned re-launch of daytime soap All My Children on hold. The Agnes Nixon serial was axed by ABC earlier this year along with One Life to Live – also created by Nixon. However, a deal was struck to save both soaps by re-launching them online with Prospect Park taking over the producing reigns. However, for some time now a question mark has been hanging over

Laila Rouass explains Holby City exit

Laila Rouass has explained why she has decided to quit BBC One’s long-running medical drama Holby City. Last month it was revealed that Rouass was quitting the drama after just a year in the role of Dr. Sahira Shah – surprising Holby City bosses by deciding to quit despite her character’s popularity. Appearing on ITV’s Lorraine the actress revealed she had decided to leave the series to spend more time