Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

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 Ryan Lavery (1,072 episodes, 1998-2011)
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 Tad Martin / ... (1,004 episodes, 1983-2011)
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 Erica Kane / ... (1,004 episodes, 1970-2011)
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 Kendall Hart Slater / ... (976 episodes, 2002-2011)
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 JR Chandler / ... (837 episodes, 2003-2011)
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 Adam Chandler / ... (784 episodes, 1984-2011)
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 Zach Slater / ... (725 episodes, 2004-2011)
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 Annie Lavery / ... (710 episodes, 2006-2011)
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 Myrtle Fargate / ... (695 episodes, 1976-2008)
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 Greenlee Smythe / ... (675 episodes, 1999-2011)
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 Jackson Montgomery / ... (659 episodes, 1987-2011)
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 David Hayward (657 episodes, 1997-2011)
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 Krystal Carey / ... (653 episodes, 2003-2011)
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 Jesse Hubbard / ... (561 episodes, 1981-2011)
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 Amanda Dillon / ... (539 episodes, 2005-2011)
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 Opal / ... (526 episodes, 1989-2011)
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 Aidan Devane / ... (499 episodes, 2002-2009)
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 Dr. Angie Baxter Hubbard / ... (481 episodes, 1982-2011)
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 Jake Martin (469 episodes, 2008-2011)
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 Palmer Cortlandt (436 episodes, 1979-2010)
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Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

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She's holding her baby, she just doesn't know it yet. See more »

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5 January 1970 (USA)  »

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All My Children: The Summer of Seduction  »

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Trivia

Has been the subject of at least two books: All Her Children (1976) written by Dan Wakefield and The Confessions of Phoebe Tyler (1980) written by Ruth Warrick. See more »

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[Later, Palmer defends himself when Opal suspects he was up to no good]
Palmer: Opal, you're one to talk. You really are. First of all, you consorted with drug dealers, and then you got arrested for assaulting one of them. How could I top that?
Opal: Has your memory receded along with your hairline?
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The Only Soap I've Ever Watched
7 January 2002 | by (Maryland, USA) – See all my reviews

The summer I was 17, before I went away to college, I tuned into a black and white episode of AMC(half an hour)and since then I have always tuned in to see what was happening. Through various jobs and the birth of my son and times when I couldn't watch for over a year,AMC was always there. And, let's face it AMC means Erica Kane.

But as I am middle aged,I would like to suggest that the show deal MORE with reality. Erica is on trial right now for yet another murder - after 30 years of watching, I can hardly recall all the people she has been accused of killing -- and the prosecutor is her former lover. Could the writers please get a clue??? Prosecutors are not allowed to even KNOW the people they are trying. Please deal with the rules of 2002.

Also, The Greenly and Leo story is a total BORE. Unless you are 17,,,,, interesting...But I suspect Leo is gay, myself.

Nice twist on Proteus, however, I like it.


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