News

‘All My Children’ canceled for second time in as many years

‘All My Children’ canceled for second time in as many years

CANCELED: The cast of “All My Children” is seen in an undated photo provided by Ferencomm for The Online Network. The Online Network (TOLN) announced Monday, March 11, 2013 the highly-anticipated online debuts of the beloved long-running serial dramas “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” for Monday, April 29. Both soap operas were cancelled a little more than a year ago by ABC, which had broadcast them for decades. Photo: Associated Press

Soap opera “All My Children” has been canceled for a second time in as many years.

The long-running series came to an end in 2011, after 41 years on air, but TV bosses opted to revive it in a new Internet format on America’s The Online Network (TOLN) earlier this year following a passionate campaign by fans.

But it appears the reincarnation is also heading for cancellation, according to some of the show’s stars.

Veteran cast member Debbi Morgan took to Twitter.com on Monday and wrote, “My manager was given the news that we were officially done by PP’s (production company Prospect Park) lawyers.”

Co-star Cady McClain has added, “We were very recently contacted and told that, with great regret, “All My Children” won’t be going back online this year, or in this particular incarnation.”

Bosses at Prospect Park have yet to confirm the cancellation.

Recent Headlines

Friday in National

Making headlines this week

AP52048984409_2

A look at the week's top newsmakers and the stories you may have missed.

Friday in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: 50 most frustrating video game moments

Video Games Sonic

Playing video games can be fun, into you run into one of these situations!

Friday in Local

UMass Marching Band to Pay Tribute at Fenway

umasshockey

The UMass Minuteman Marching Band willparticipate in a ceremony honoring the Boston Marathon bombing victims at Fenway

Friday in Local

Meales Precautions in Place at Baystate Franklin

health care 2

Visitors to Baystate Franklin Medical Center can expect another week of precautionary measures related to the measles

Friday in Local

Amherst Drug Raid Nets Drugs, Two Arrests

marijuana

A large cache of drugs were confiscated in a raid earlier this week which resulted in the arrest of a pair of Amherst men