Amazon isn’t waiting for upfronts to release the pilots for eight comedies and six children’s series. According to Variety, Amazon Studios will let consumers help determine which shows get picked up.
Ranging from the Washington D.C. based Alpha House, starring All My Children grad Mark Consuelos, John Goodman, Matt Malloy and Clark Johnson as politicians, to a TV version of Zombieland there is a something for everyone.
“Alpha House” – Created by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Garry Trudeau, “Alpha House” is a live-action comedy about four Republican senators (John Goodman, Matt Malloy, Clark Johnson and Mark Consuelos) who live together in a Washington D.C. townhouse. Veteran TV helmer Adam Bernstein directed the pilot, featuring cameos from Bill Murray and Stephen Colbert.
Former General Hospital star Ted King appears in the pilot as a tea party candidate trying to unseat Mark Malloy’s Louis Laffer. READ MORE
Father's Day came early for popular soap alum Ted King. The ex-General Hospital and One Life to Live heartthrob and his wife Maya welcomed a baby daughter on April 17. This is the couple's second child. Congrats to the Kings on their latest addition, Vivienne Aurelia King!
Great news One Life to Live fans! Prospect Park has released a statement revealing Erika Slezak (Viki Buchanan), Kassie DePaiva (Blair Manning), Michael Easton (John McBain) and Ted King (Tomas Delgado) have agreed to remain with the series as it makes the jump online!
Pending a final agreement with AFTRA, Prospect Park has confirmed that One Life To Live cast members Ted King (Tomas Delgado), Michael Easton (John McBain), Kassie DePaiva (Blair Cramer) and star of stars Erika Slezak who plays Lord family matriarch Victoria Lord, have agreed to deals to join the company’s new production of One Life To Live. This marks the first confirmation of cast members since Prospect Park began planning for the soap production to live on the new online network beyond its finale January televised date on ABC.
One Life to Live’s Barret Helms, Ted King, Kelley Missal and Florencia Lozano came together at King’s Evening With the Delgado Family during the One Life to Live Fan Club Weekend. The off screen reunion was held at the Newark Liberty Intentional Airport Marriott on August 13. See more photos after the jump! READ MORE
This might be the ultimate soap fan’s dream. Not only can people bid on a chance to meet One Life to Live’s Florencia Lozano (Tea Delgado) and Ted King (Tomas; ex-Lorenzo Alcazar, GH), they’ll be bidding to win an hour-long acting lesson with the acclaimed thespians! All proceeds go to support Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS.
There are several other auctions on CharityBuzz.com that might also interest Daytime fans, including:
VIP Passes to ABC Daytime Salutes Broadway Cares Grand Finale Celebration and Cast Party
Enjoy Lunch with ABC Daytime Salutes Broadway Cares Grand Finale Celebration Cast & Crew During Rehearsals
Signed Script from General Hospital
Appear in a Scene on All My Children
AMC’s Cameron Mathison Records Custom Ringtone Just for You
Backstage Visit on the Set of AMC
Backstage Visit on the Set of OLTL in New York City
4 Tickets to Attend a Taping of The View and Meet the Co-Hosts READ MORE
Be sure to tune in for The View next Wednesday and not just for the possibility of seeing Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Joy Behar arm wrestling, dressed as an elephant and a donkey respectively, as Babs looks on in horror. Hey, it could happen! What is certain about the January 19 installment of the chatfest is the appearance of One Life to Live's latest baddie Ted King (Tomas). READ MORE