Will canceled ABC soap operas yes they will." The story says media company Prospect Park, run by a former Disney executive has bought the rights to the shows from ABC with plans to produce new episodes that pick up right where the old ones left off.and get a second life as online only shows? According to a story in The New York Post by Claire Atkinson, the answer is "
TV Line's Matt Webb Mitovich's sources tell him there are some "inaccuracies" in the Post's story. Mitovich also wonders if this is really a great solution for fans of the show. "Only a fraction of soap opera viewers go online," Mitovich writes, "and that segment gets paper-thin when talking about longtime daytime fans age 60 and up.