OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has acquired the first 40 episodes of AMC and OLTL and will run them for a 10-week limited engagement, beginning July 15. Half-hour episodes of each show will air Monday through Thursday, with AMC at 1 p.m. ET/PT and OLTL at 3 p.m. ET/PT. "These shows have proven to be very popular with a significant, loyal fan base, not to mention Oprah herself is a big fan," said Erik Logan, president, OWN. "Many of our viewers across numerous platforms have expressed their passion for the soaps so we are especially excited to air this limited engagement on OWN." Adds Jeff Kwatinetz, CEO of Prospect Park, "We are really excited to bring OWN viewers and our audience at large an opportunity to catch up on All My Children and One Life to Live on traditional television. We look forward to our millions of fans enjoying the first 40 episodes of the shows." Read more here.
Oprah's Network Picks Up AMC and OLTL!