NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc.'s Soap Opera Digest has partnered with Prospect Park's The OnLine Network (TOLN) to bring Season One of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" to soapoperadigest.com, the industry's No. 1 soap source. After going off the air on ABC, the beloved soaps were resurrected and made available online in April, 2013 and not only consistently ranked in the top 10 on Hulu and iTunes but then made history by airing on Oprah Winfrey's OWN Cable Network in a second window syndication. Now, Soap Opera Digest readers can have easier and more convenient access to these popular shows on the magazine's homepage.
"We are thrilled to have these amazing shows on soapoperadigest.com," says Editorial Director Stephanie Sloane. "The fan outcry when they were canceled was overwhelming and now, thanks to TOLN, they have the opportunity to watch the groundbreaking first season of the re-boot along with their favorite characters in this fresh new format on our website."
"The cast and crew of 'All My Children' and 'One Life to Live' have worked tirelessly to bring these shows back to life and our commitment to them is that season one reach the largest audience possible. We appreciate Soap Opera Digest's help in reaching even more fans via their trusted brand and platform." said TOLN/Prospect Park CEO Jeff Kwatinetz.
ABOUT AMERICAN MEDIA, INC. (AMI)
American Media, Inc. (AMI) owns and operates the leading print and digital celebrity and active lifestyle media brands in the United States. AMI's titles include National Enquirer, Star, OK!, Globe, National Examiner, Country Weekly, Soap Opera Digest, Shape, Fit Pregnancy, Natural Health, Men's Fitness, Muscle & Fitness, Flex and Muscle & Fitness Hers. AMI also manages 18 different digital sites including RadarOnline.com, OKmagazine.com, CountryWeekly.com, Shape.com, FitPregnancy.com, MensFitness.com and MuscleandFitness.com. AMI's magazines have a combined total circulation of 7.2+ million and reach more than 60 million men and women each month. AMI's digital properties reach an average of 24+ million unique visitors and 183+ million page views monthly.
ABOUT TOLN (The OnLine Network)
The OnLine Network (TOLN) is a next generation television network dedicated to producing and delivering high quality, mass market content to consumers on a worldwide basis via the internet. TOLN was formed in February 2013 by Prospect Park, a media and production company headed by entertainment industry veterans Jeffrey Kwatinetz and former Disney Studios head Rich Frank, when the duo revived the iconic dramas "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" for online consumption. In addition to distribution of "AMC" and "OLTL" via Hulu, Hulu Plus and iTunes, TOLN also inked a deal in June 2013 with Oprah Winfrey's OWN network making TOLN's entire first season of the shows available to OWN viewers. Prospect Park's music group has a chart-topping record label and music management team, and its production arm has multiple network and cable television shows in development along with breakout programs including USA's "Royal Pains" and F/X's "Wilfred."
SOURCE American Media, Inc.