|Directed by||Frank Valentini|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||10|
|Running time||5 minutes|
|Original run||July 12 – August 30, 2010|
All My Children
One Life to Live
What If... is an American web series that acts as a crossover among three ABC soap operas, General Hospital, All My Children and One Life to Live. The ten-part series was originally streamed on ABC.com from July 12 to August 30, 2010. It won a Daytime Emmy Award for New Approaches - Daytime Entertainment.
ABC announced that a web series would crossover their three soap operas in June 2010. The first episode was made available on ABC.com on July 12, 2010. One Life to Live executive producer Frank Valentini directed the ten-part series. What If... revolved around characters from two of the three series meeting each other and interacting in a shared alternate reality, not in continuity with any of the series.
Each episode features two cast members from either General Hospital, All My Children, or One Life to Live. The following is a list of featured cast members.
- Susan Lucci as Erica Kane
- Maurice Benard as Sonny Corinthos
- Laura Wright as Carly Corinthos
- Cameron Mathison as Ryan Lavery
- Steve Burton as Jason Morgan
- Rebecca Budig as Greenlee Smythe
- Kelly Monaco as Sam McCall
- Michael Easton as John McBain
- Trevor St. John as Todd Manning
- Bradford Anderson as Damian Spinelli
- Kassie DePaiva as Blair Cramer
- Michael E. Knight as Tad Martin
- Dominic Zamprogna as Dante Falconeri
- Bree Williamson as Tess Buchanan
- Debbi Morgan as Angie Hubbard
- Darnell Williams as Jesse Hubbard
- Kristen Alderson as Starr Manning
- Kirsten Storms as Maxie Jones
- John-Paul Lavoisier as Rex Balsom
- Erika Slezak as Viki Lord
- Anthony Geary as Luke Spencer
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- ↑ "38th Daytime Emmy Award Winners". National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. 2011-06-19. http://www.emmyonline.org/mediacenter/_pdf/day_1011_telecast_winners.pdf. Retrieved 2011-06-21.
- ↑ "38th Daytime Emmy Award - Creative Arts Emmy Winners". National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. http://www.emmyonline.org/mediacenter/_pdf/day_1011_creative_arts_winners.pdf. Retrieved 2011-06-21.
- ↑ "VIDEO: ABC Daytime What If's web series character mash-up is almost here!". Michael Fairman On-Air On-Soaps. http://michaelfairmansoaps.com/news/video-abc-daytime-what-ifs-web-series-character-mash-up-is-almost-here/2010/06/08/.
- ↑ "We Love Soaps: ABC Daytime "What If" Episodes Launch July 12". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abc-daytime-what-if-episodes-launch.html#_/exjun_.
- ↑ "ABC Launching Soaps Mash-Up Web Series". Webseriesnetwork.com. http://webseriesnetwork.com/profiles/blogs/abc-launching-soaps-mashup-web.
- ↑ "ABC Soaps Launch 'What If' Web Series". The Huffington Post. http://www.aoltv.com/2010/07/12/abc-soaps-launch-what-if-web-series/.
- ↑ "'What If': ABC Takes a Crack at the Soap Opera Mashup". Tubefilter. http://www.tubefilter.com/2010/05/11/what-if-abc-takes-a-crack-at-the-soap-opera-mashup/.
- ↑ "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Erica Kane Meets Sonny Corinthos". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abccom-what-if-web-series-erica-meets.html.
- ↑ "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Carly Meets Ryan". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abccom-what-if-web-series-carly-meets.html.
- ↑ "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Todd Meets Spinelli". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abccom-what-if-web-series-todd-meets.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: 'What If' Web Series: Greenlee Meets Jason". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abccom-what-if-web-series-greenlee.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Angie & Jesse Meet Starr". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/07/abccom-what-if-web-series-angie-jesse.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Dante Meets Tess". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/08/abccom-what-if-web-series-dante-meets.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Viki Lord Meets Luke Spencer". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/08/abccom-what-if-web-series-viki-lord.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Rex Balson Met Maxie Jones". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/08/abccom-what-if-web-series-rex-balson.html.
- ↑ Kevin Mulcahy Jr.. "We Love Soaps: ABC.com WHAT IF Web Series: Blair Cramer Meets Tad Martin". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/2010/08/abccom-what-if-web-series-blair-cramer.html.
- ↑ "We Love Soaps: What If". We Love Soaps. http://www.welovesoaps.net/search/label/What%20If?&max-results=9.
|All My Children|
|Characters||Kevin Buchanan • Ethan Cambias • Michael Cambias • Cara Castillo • Griffin Castillo • Krystal Carey • Babe Carey • Adam Chandler • AJ Chandler • Colby Chandler • JR Chandler • Scott Chandler • Skye Chandler • Stuart Chandler • Liza Colby • Dixie Cooney Martin • Opal Cortlandt • Palmer Cortlandt • Nina Cortlandt • Kelly Cramer • Paul Cramer • Jamal Cudahy • Tom Cudahy • Rae Cummings • Mark Dalton • Aidan Devane • Alex Devane • Anna Devane • Amanda Dillon • Janet Green Dillon • Natalie Marlowe Dillon • Leo du Pres • Brooke English • Myrtle Fargate • Cassandra Foster • Natalia Fowler • Danielle Frye • Jenny Gardner • Edmund Grey • Verla Grubbs • Kendall Hart • David Hayward • Di Henry • Angie Hubbard • Frankie Hubbard • Jesse Hubbard • Randi Hubbard • Erica Kane • Annie Lavery • Emma Lavery • Jonathan Lavery • Ryan Lavery • Spike Lavery • Dorian Lord • Josh Madden • Dimitri Marick • Jake Martin • Jamie Martin • Jeff Martin • Jenny Martin • Joe Martin • Kathy Martin • Ruth Martin • Tad Martin • Damon Miller • Bianca Montgomery • Gabrielle Montgomery • Miranda Montgomery • Jackson Montgomery • Sean Montgomery • Travis Montgomery • Greg Nelson • Hannah Nichols • Madison North • Mike Roy • Anita Santos • Julia Santos • Lorenzo Santos • Mateo Santos • Rosa Santos • Mia Saunders • Ian Slater • Zach Slater • Greenlee Smythe • Robin Scorpio • Frankie Stone • Maggie Stone • Marissa Tasker • Simone Torres • Arlene Vaughan • Hayley Vaughan • Langley Wallingford • Phoebe Tyler Wallingford • Cliff Warner • Reese Williams • Larry Wolek • Zoe|
|Main crew||Creator||Agnes Nixon|
|Executive producers||Agnes Nixon (1970–1982) • Bud Kloss (1970-1978) • Jorn Winther (1978-1982, 1986-1987) • Jacqueline Babbin (1982-1986) • Stephen Schenkel (1987-1989) • Felicia Minei Behr (1989-1996) • Francesca James (1996-1998) • Jean Dadario Burke (1998-2003) • Julie Hanan Carruthers (2003-2011)|
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