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26 January 5th, 2013 Debbi Morgan Signs On For Prospect Park’s All My Children Reboot!

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Well, you really can’t do a reboot of All My Children without Dr. Angie Hubbard now can you?  With that said, there is more great news for soap fans this afternoon. Daytime Emmy winner, Debbi Morgan has announced via her Twitter page that she has signed on for the All My Children reboot!

As has been reported, Debbi joins previously announced commitments from Vincent Irizarry and Lindsay Hartley to be a part of Prospect Park’s online venture in resurrecting the beloved town of Pine Valley!  What’s even more delightful about the news is that today mark’s the anniversary of All My Children, which first aired on ABC, January 5th, 1970!

Morgan tweeted the news of her joining the cast of the reboot stating,  “OK, I can finally announce how thrilled I am 2 B on board w/the “All My Children” re-boot & Prospect Park! Agnes Nixon, you’re my HERO!!!”

So soapers, are you excited that Debbi has signed on for AMC online?  Let us know!

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  1. tim says:

    Finally,some good news about the cast!!!! Now they need to sign Darnell Williams away from Y&R.


  2. Andrew says:

    I’ve been dubious but Debbi Morgan… that’s some serious soap cred there. She’s as close to dependable soap royalty as it gets. Staying cautiously optimistic …..


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  3. Jules says:

    HUGE get! And a much wiser choice for her than when she chose YR over AMC (though I can’t blame her for it….and it gave her a year’s paycheck she wouldn’t have had otherwise, but ultimately it was not a good fit for her).

    I made the decision today that if this all goes through, and it will be provided in Canada, I will pay for AMC and OLTL in support of the shows. I never thought of actually going through with it before, but decided that if it does, I want to be a part of it.


  4. emily says:

    Love debbie morgan!!! Shaping up quite nicely. Bring it home PP!!!


  5. TnT 2.0 Forever says:

    Yes! She was on my wish list of actors to be asked to join the reboot.


  6. su0000 says:

    I now have no doubts that AMC and OLTL will live again !!
    I am loving it !1
    Excited to see the first episode!!


    Minnie replied

    When is the first episode? I am so excited!


  7. Michael says:

    I’m not a follower of All My Children, but that is great news!


  8. CTwildheart says:

    SO glad to have Angie on board . I have noticed that those signed are all playing doctors … guess the hospital will be prominent.


  9. Skater Boy says:

    This is great. It does sound positive. But it will seem really strange, odd, almost un AMC if they cannot get Susan Lucci. Hopefully something can be arranged with Deadly Affairs and Devious Maids that will allow Lucci to do all. If there is a conflict at the beginning and because AMC may want to start while Lucci is filming Devious Maids they could always kill off Ërica Kane and Jesse who is on Y and R. Have a very sad funeral and bring her back later when she is free claiming there was a huge cover up of a prison break out and it was really Jane Campbell who was seeking revenge Erica was free while she was in jail. Erica then can come back from the dead like AMC. But it would be even greater if they could just film a close up of Jack and Erica and Erica dying (Jane) in Jack’s arms just for ratings. :)


  10. Michael (not Fairman) says:

    Debbi–Agnes Nixon is MY hero, too. I can’t believe she’s made this happen.


  11. Chris says:

    It just amazes me how delusional some hardcore AMC/OLTL fans are about this, especially after the first go-round. There is zero concrete proof that this is 100% going to get off the ground and unless/until it does, I remain highly skeptical. PP has zero credibility with this. How about actually hearing some direct quotes from a PP executive for once?


    Scott (ATWT Fan) replied

    Prospect Park execs are likely not saying much until there’s more to go on. But judging by Agnes’ words, I do believe it’s launching off the ground. More cast signing on is likely another factor into that it’s happening.

    The first time there were no EPs/HWs/actors signing on. Now there are.


    Robert Lee replied

    Chris keep your negativity to yourself. Your energy is not welcome nor your opinion!


    Michael (not Fairman) replied

    Chris, I can appreciate your skepticism, but I don’t think it’s necessary to label people “delusional” because they’re perhaps taking a more optimistic view than may be ultimately justified.

    This could still all collapse, it’s true–but on the other hand, it has gotten much further than it did when the idea was first floated, and if Agnes Nixon has come out and announced that it’s happening, she must feel the chances are pretty good.

    I think the bigger question probably is whether they’ll return in a form that will satisfy viewers. I think AMC is in a better position for that than OLTL, simply because Carlivati and Valentini aren’t involved in the resuscitation of the latter. But I hope to be pleasantly surprised.

    I do take your point that we haven’t heard what we need to hear from Prospect Park yet.


    Patrick replied

    I can’t help but think back to my first major cancellation … and that was ATWT… I wanted to go to the Snyder Farm … and see Emma…. and Just Holden! that family, from Seth to Iva, Ellie,Caleb, Holden, Meg… I’m sure, Emma’s missing a few… she rolled in the hay… some…

    anyway… that’s my optimism…. for AMC.

  12. Dawn says:

    when is the first show and how do we find it on the web. So happy its back yeaaa!!!


  13. Scott (ATWT Fan) says:

    This is fantastic news. Maria Arena did not excute her plans with Debbi as Harmony well. There was huge potential with the character and Debbi’s acting talents, but she mis-used them and there was no fixing them.

    I cannot wait to see Dr. Angie Hubbard go back into rotation with her eyesight and beautiful baby girl!


    Patrick replied

    could you see her involved with Dr. David Hayward? Debbi and Vincent killed it…knocked it out of the park…. she brought a humanity to evil Dr. Hayward that sizzled. when she was blind… he could have toyed with her… yet he told her he respected her.

    I loved how these two were in the last month(s) of AMC on ABC….


    Scott replied

    No. I could not nor would not want to see a relationship between Angie Hubbard and David Hayward. That’s so wrong.

  14. susan M. says:

    Good news!


  15. susan M. says:

    What about OLTL ! What actors & actresses of OLTL? Have any signed up with PP yet?
    That’s what I would like to know.


  16. Robert Lee says:

    It’s happening, it’s really going to happen this time!! Oh happy news and day indeed!!


  17. Ar says:

    I am totally thrilled about Debbi Morgan coming back to AMC, and of course, I am beyond words to describe how I feel that AMC is being resurrected!!!! Way to go!!!


  18. Shirley Sharp says:

    What a great decision.


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