UPDATE: Carlivati Comments On TOLN DealBy SOD Posted: Sep 30, 2011
Another exciting announcement from Prospect Park! Llanview fans will be thrilled to know that OLTL Head Writer Ron Carlivati has agreed to join PP's network, TOLN, as Head Writer and Consulting Producer for the show's Net reboot. In June, Carlivati was slated to join the writing team over at GH. And five more stars, including Jerry verDorn (Clint), Melissa Archer (Natalie), Kelley Missal (Danielle) and Andrew Trischitta (Jack) have also agreed to move online, pending final AFTRA agreements. The actors will join Ted King (Tomas), Michael Easton (John), Kassie DePaiva (Blair), Sean Ringgold (Shaun) and Erika Slezak (Viki).
In a statement, Carlivati said, "I am both excited and honored to remain with One Life to Live as Head Writer and Consulting Producer when the show moves online. My heartfelt thanks to Executive Producer Frank Valentini, as well as to Rich Frank and Jeff Kwantinetz of Prospect Park for this incredible opportunity."
"I would also like to express my very sincere gratitude to everyone at ABC Daytime, especially Jill Phelps at General Hospital, for supporting me in this decision."