One Life to Live News is a community of soap opera fans, actors, writers, producers and trendsetters who come together to share millions of photos, blogs, videos and the latest news on their favorite daytime, primetime, internet and cable soap operas and pop culture Tue, 23 May 2017 04:35:06 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb One Life to Live is out and about! Tuc Watkins (David, One Life to Live)By Mark Edward Wilows

All One Life to Live Fans, now is your once in a lifetime chance to get up close and personal with your favorite stars.

This October 12, 13, 14, the stars of the long running daytime drama are taking the show on the road. Visiting The Palace Theatre in Stanford, CT; The Akoo Theatre in Rosemont, Il.; and The Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, In.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Fri, 28 Sep 2012 17:40:15 +0000
One Life to Live trends worldwide on Twitter Bree Williamson, Jerry verDorn, Melissa Archer, Erika Slezak of One Life to LiveOn it's last day of airing on the ABC television network daytime line up, One Life to Live, the 44 year old soap opera that launched the careers of Judith Light, Nathan Fillion, Laurence Fishburne and Tommy Lee Jones, the twitterverse was buzzing. 

Actors, journalists and fans were all tweeting their #oltl thoughts, feelings and memories.  #olt trended worldwide for 25 minutes during the eastcoast broadcast of the show, and again in LA during the westcoast airing.

Here's some of what everyone was saying...

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Fri, 13 Jan 2012 21:14:29 +0000
One Life to Live, the end of an era It's another very sad week in soapdom as we say goodbye to One Life to Live on Friday, January 13, 2012.  Interesting that it's a Friday the 13th, but I digress...

One Life to Live launched in 1968, and from its beginning delved into controversial topics and featured a myriad of flawed characters.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Mon, 09 Jan 2012 19:20:27 +0000
Erika Slezak to co-host The View tribute to One Life to Live Exclusive never-before-seen footage from One Life to Live, plus a preview of the final broadcast

Erika Slezak (Viki, One Life to Live)Six time Daytime Emmy winner, Erika Slezak, joins the hosts of The View to  commemorate One Life to Live  (OLTL) with a special one-hour theme show, on Friday, January 13, 2012  (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon), hours before the show's final broadcast.

The View Salutes One Life to Live will celebrate 43 years of love, passion, drama and intrigue of the generations of families from fictional Llanview, PA. It's no wonder then that Erika Slezak (Viki Lord), the most honored actress in daytime television, will serve as the show's featured guest co-host. Legendary creator Agnes Nixon is scheduled to appear.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Wed, 07 Dec 2011 21:06:05 +0000
More on Tonja Walker Davidson's Return to One Life to Live Tonja Walker Davidson (Alex, One Life to Live)As previously reported on in our One Life to Live Casting page, fan favorite Tonja Walker Davidson will return to play the character fans love to hate, Alex Olanov on ABC's "One Life to Live" on Thursday, NOVEMBER 17.

Davidson received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination for the role of Alex Olanov which she originated in 1990 and played until 1997.  She was last seen as Alex in March of this year.

"For years I have been asked to bring the notorious Alex Olanov back to 'One Life to Live," where she usually finds herself in the middle of a sinister plot," said Davidson. "I relish the opportunity to bring Alex back to OLTL with surprises that even shocked me."

So, what's Alex up to this time?  We will have to wait in see. In the meantime...

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Tue, 15 Nov 2011 19:00:15 +0000
More One Life to Live stars sign on with TOLN Tuc Watkins (David, One Life to Live)Official word has just been announced by The Online Network that more actors from One Life to Live have agreed to deals pending final Guild agreements.

Jeff Kwatinetz and Rich Frank of TOLN have confirmed that One Life to Live cast members Tuc Watkins (David) -- one of my all time favorite Llanview denizens -- Josh Kelly (Cutter), Florencia Lozano (Tea), and Shenell Edmonds (Destiny) have agreed to deals to join the network's production when it moves online.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Thu, 03 Nov 2011 21:31:21 +0000
One Life to Live Casting Shocker Brandon Buddy (Cole? ex Cole?, One Life to Live) (c) ABCFans of Cole (Brandon Buddy) and Starr (Kristen Alderson) were jumping up and down at the news that Brandon Buddy was returning to the role he originated on One Life to Live before the show leaves the broadcast airwaves in January 2012.  

As promised, Buddy returned to the set and taped for one day. But now, word is, he is being replaced, and they will have to probably re-tape the scenes he shot.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Thu, 03 Nov 2011 01:27:14 +0000
SOD has One Life to Live Finale Secrets Ron Carlivati (Head Writer, One Life to Live)One Life to Live head writer Ron Carlivati comes clean with Soap Opera Digest in the latest issue.  

In fact, he comes right down to it and shares some dish about his plans for the show's finale.

All we know so far is this...

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Fri, 28 Oct 2011 20:16:58 +0000
Catherine Hickland back to One Life to Live Catherine Hickland (Lindsay, One Life to Live)Okey dokey fans of One Life to Live and that love-to-hate character of Lindsay Rappaport.

Catherine Hickland, who has gone on to write a best selling book (The 30-Day Heartbreak Cure) and has become a master of hypnosis, has just tweeted that she has been asked back to One Live to Live to reprise the character of Lindsay before the show goes off the broadcast airwaves in January 2012.

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Mon, 17 Oct 2011 21:00:59 +0000
One Life to Live Head Writer inks deal with THE Online Network Ron Carlivati, One Life to Live Head Writer, Heading to TOLNPlus -- More casting news for One Life to Live v2 online version

One Life to Live fans, if you've been digging on the stories for the denizens of Llanview of late, you are in luck.  Head writer, Ron Carlivati, is coming aboard the new online version.

Soapdom can confirm that Rich Frank and Jeff Kwatinetz of TOLN (THE Online Network) announced today that a deal is in place for "One Life to Live" EmmyR-winning Head Writer and Consulting Producer Ron Carlivati, subject to a WGA agreement, to continue with the show when it moves online at the beginning of next year. Carlivati has been with the show since 1996 and a head writer since 2007.  But that's not all...

]]> (Linda Marshall-Smith) One Life to Live News Fri, 30 Sep 2011 19:57:50 +0000