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All My Children 

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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Agnes Nixon
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 190 wins & 573 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Susan Lucci ...  Erica Kane / ... 1,486 episodes, 1970-2011
David Canary ...  Adam Chandler / ... 1,193 episodes, 1983-2011
Michael E. Knight ...  Tad Martin 1,102 episodes, 1983-2011
Cameron Mathison ...  Ryan Lavery 1,080 episodes, 1998-2011
Alicia Minshew ...  Kendall Hart Slater / ... 975 episodes, 2002-2011
Walt Willey ...  Jackson Montgomery 884 episodes, 1987-2011
Eileen Herlie ...  Myrtle Fargate / ... 871 episodes, 1976-2008
Jacob Young ...  JR Chandler 840 episodes, 2003-2011
James Mitchell ...  Palmer Cortlandt 811 episodes, 1979-2010
Jill Larson ...  Opal Cortlandt / ... 731 episodes, 1989-2011
Thorsten Kaye ...  Zach Slater 728 episodes, 2004-2011
Melissa Claire Egan ...  Annie Lavery / ... 715 episodes, 2006-2011
Ray MacDonnell Ray MacDonnell ...  Joe Martin / ... 686 episodes, 1970-2011
Rebecca Budig ...  Greenlee Smythe / ... 679 episodes, 1998-2011
Julia Barr Julia Barr ...  Brooke English / ... 660 episodes, 1978-2011
Vincent Irizarry ...  David Hayward 659 episodes, 1997-2011
Bobbie Eakes ...  Krystal Carey / ... 658 episodes, 2003-2011
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Storyline

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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Taglines:

Don't Pine for the Valley See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 January 1970 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

All My Children: The Summer of Seduction See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (1970-1983)| Stereo (1983-)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Kelly Ripa met her husband, Mark Consuelos on the set of All My Children. See more »

Quotes

[Anna sums up her relationship with David]
Anna: Why ruin a perfectly good situation? We have a lot of laughs, don't we, you and I? I slip a mickey. You booby trap me. It's fun.
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Alternate Versions

All episodes were aired in color, however episodes from 1970 to 1971 do not exist on videotape, and instead exist only on black and white kinescope. See more »

Connections

Referenced in My Brother the Pig (1999) See more »

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User Reviews

Great Soap
6 July 2004 | by notstorebought23See all my reviews

Even though this show is not as wonderful and perfect as it use to be it is still a great show. The actors and actresses have great talent and show it really well. I'd refer this show to anyone who wants to watch some good drama. It has the forever famous Erica Kane and her countless marriages which are sure to entertain. The ups and downs of the relationships of the citizens of Pine Valley. The Characters draw you in and the situations keep your eyes on that screen. This show has won many emmys and there are reasons for it. I really enjoy this soap and I hope that others viewers can learn to enjoy it as well. Like I said before if you want to see some great stories and great talents you should definitely tune into this soap!


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