Josh Duhamel Sells Soap-Within-a-Soap Pilot to ABC!
Guess who's back in the soap opera game? Deadline is reporting All My Children alum Josh Duhamel has teamed up with The Mark Gordon Co. and Revenge producers Aaron Harberts and Gretchen J. Berg for an hour-long soap opera for ABC.
According to the site, Duhamel came up with the idea to create a series based on the behind-the-scenes drama of a daytime soap opera, while the show is on cancellation watch. Sound familiar?
The untitled show will showcase how the stars of the soap fight to keep it on the air, while keeping their love lives and egos secured. Duhamel will serve as executive producer alongside Berg, Harberts, Mark Gordon Co's Nicholas Pepper and actor Oliver Hudson. Should the series get picked up, look for Duhamel and Hudson to make appearances.