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It's Official: Prospect Park Confirms 'All My Children,' 'One Life to Live' to Begin Production Next Month

Here we go again! After weeks of speculation, Prospect Park has officially announced its intentions to bring both All My Children and One Life to Live back into production starting next month.

Execs Jeff Kwatinetz and Rich Frankreleased the statement to the media, confirming that the launches are imminent:

“We are pleased to confirm that Prospect Park is reviving the beloved soap operas, All My Children and One Life To Live as the anchor programs on The Online Network (TOLN).

Today we are also pleased to confirm that Prospect Park has: 1) signed guild agreements with both SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists) and the DGA (Directors Guild of America); 2) entered into a consulting agreement with Agnes Nixon the creator of All My Children and One Life to Live guaranteeing her active involvement; 3) hired Foz McDermott (coordinating producer Heroes) as TOLN’s head of production, Jennifer Pepperman (Director, One Life to Live) as Executive Producer on One Life to Live, and Ginger Smith (Producer, All My Children) as Executive Producer on All My Children; and 4) arranged the necessary financing to begin production in February on both All My Children and One Life To Live.

We thank the loyal audience and new generation of fans of both shows who have demonstrated that passion and exciting story lines are not just reserved for traditional television. Their enduring support encouraged us to move forward each and every day. We look forward to sharing more details including our launch air date and additional specifics in the coming weeks.”

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Does this statement make you feel any more secure now that we know financing is taken care of? Or will you remain skeptical until the shows actually air? Sound off in the comments below and let us know your take!

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