One Life to Live (TV Series 1968–2013) Poster



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Followed by 

One Life to Live (2013) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Sally Kellerman/Jimmy Cliff (1981) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Televised Trial
Saturday Night Live: Danny DeVito/The Bangles (1988) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Celebrity Restaurant waiting line sketch.
Designing Women: How Long Has This Been Going On? (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Intimate Portrait: Linda Dano (2000) (TV Episode)
mentions Dano's involvement in the show
Saturday Night Live: Jennifer Lopez (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
Friends: The One with Joey's Award (2001) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned at the Soapie Awards.
Intimate Portrait: Finola Hughes (2002) (TV Episode)
Linda Dano is mentioned to play Rae Cummings on OLTL
SOAPnet Salutes ABC Daytime (2003) (TV Movie)
Robin Strasser talks about Dorian's next plot to undermine Viki's career
Biography: All My Children (2003) (TV Episode)
Agnes Nixon is mentioned to have made this show prior to All My Childre
The Another World Reunion (2003) (TV Movie)
it is mentioned that Linda Dano worked with another castmember on this show prior to getting their jobs on AW
Law & Order: Profile - Jesse L. Martin (2004) (Video)
Martin mentions his work on the series.
SOAPnet Reveals ABC Soap Secrets (2004) (TV Movie)
Actors discuss their upcoming storylines
Sideways (2004)
Jack mentions having appeared on the show
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Tom Hanks (2004) (TV Special)
Referenced on Weekend Update
SOAPnet Reveals ABC Soap Secrets (2005) (TV Movie)
actors talk about future storylines
Castle: Nanny McDead (2009) (TV Episode)
Castle says his first novel was inspired by the daytime soap.
The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Announced as nominee.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.58 (2009) (TV Episode)
Kelsey Grammer says he was fired from a busboy job because he skipped work to play a role on the show
Degrassi: Minis: Good Times Part 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Bruce refers to the series.
Saturday Night Live: Amy Poehler/Katy Perry (2010) (TV Episode)
Amy mentions "One Leg to Live" as an alternate title for "The Lean Years."
Castle: One Life to Lose (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Conan: On This Day, a Chump Was Born (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan mentions the cancelation of this soap during his Conologue
Dirty Soap: All My Family (2011) (TV Episode)
features an actor from this soap
Dirty Soap: Guiding Fight (2011) (TV Episode)
features an actor from this soap
Dirty Soap: The Young and the Illness (2011) (TV Episode)
features an actor from this soap
Dirty Soap: One Life to Give (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Dirty Soap: The Cold and the Beautiful (2011) (TV Episode)
features an actor from this soap
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.9 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the show by name.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Metal Man (2012) (TV Episode)
Film Brain watches this show.
Soap Life (2012)
Subject of Documentary
Revolution: No Quarter (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jeremy
General Hospital: Episode #1.12743 (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Luke
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.96 (2013) (TV Episode)
Kevin Bacon says that he was an extra on the show
More All My Children: Episode #1.2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie Miller says that her grandmother watched the show
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Alison Goodman says she was a fan of the original series
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.5 (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie Miller mentions that Al Freeman Jr. won Outstanding Lead Actor for the show
Hell's Kitchen: 4 Chefs Compete (2013) (TV Episode)
Title appears on-screen when Kearran is shown
Studio C: Episode #4.9 (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Man Hunt" sketch
Hell's Kitchen: 5 Chefs Compete (2014) (TV Episode)
Title shown on-screen when Bree is shown
Valerie's Home Cooking: Chick Flick TV Marathon (2016) (TV Episode)
Val mentions One Life to Live when introducing Faith Ford
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.80 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "What's Your Favorite Soap?" category

Featured in 

House Arrest (1996)
The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards (1999) (TV Special)
Clips from series shown as nominees announced.
The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (1999) (TV Special)
Intimate Portrait: Linda Dano (2000) (TV Episode)
shows clips of Rae Cummings
Daytime's Greatest Weddings (2004) (Video)
footage of weddings are used
The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
The 35th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.120 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of Kourtney Kardashian on the show is shown
The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
Dirty Soap: Starting Over (2011) (TV Episode)
clips from the show featuring Farah and John-Paul are shown
Dirty Soap: Days of Our Mama Drama (2011) (TV Episode)
features an actor from this soap/scenes shown
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
clips from the original series are shown
More: Episode #1.2 (2013) (TV Episode)
a clip from the original series is shown
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.9 (2013) (TV Episode)
clips from the original series are shown
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.10 (2013) (TV Episode)
clips from the original series are shown
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Melissa McCarthy/Christian Slater/Jennifer Lopez & Lin-Manuel Miranda (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy shows a clip of Christian Slater appearing on the soap opera when he was 8

Spoofed in 

ALF: A Little Bit of Soap (1987) (TV Episode)
"One World to Hope For" is a parody of the series.
DuckTales: Scroogerello (1987) (TV Episode)
Mrs. Beakley watches a soap opera titled "One Duck to Love."
One Wife to Give (1989) (Video)
Film's title is a takeoff on the TV soap opera's title.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Blood Is Thicker Than Mud (1993) (TV Episode)
Philip says Geoffrey's favorite soap is One Life to Ruin
Weird Science: Lisa's Virus (1994) (TV Episode)
"One Life to Love" is a parody of the series.
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: 10 Commandments vs. Prince of Egypt (2010) (TV Episode)
A faux soap called 'One Moses to Live' is featured when the Critic feels The Ten Commandments gets a little too much like a soap opera.
Trying Times: Pilot (2011) (TV Episode)
Characters and situations.
Studio C: Episode #4.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "The Days of One Life in a Bold Hospital with All My Children" sketch
Studio C: Episode #5.6 (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "Los Days of One Vida in Uno Bold Clínica con All My Childrens" sketch

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