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Revamped ‘Home & Family’ with Cameron Mathison and Debbie Matenopoulos To Bow On April 5th

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Hallmark Channel’s morning talker and lifestyle series, Home & Family is set to make its return with all-new episodes following production shutdowns during the coronavirus pandemic.

The series has now been updated and reimagined and instead of its five day a week format, will know air three days per week, beginning with the April 5th episode.

Look for Home & Family to now air on Monday through Wednesdays, from 10 am to 11 am ET.

The show hosted by former All My Children favoriteDebbie Matenopoulos(Ex-Ryan) and Debbie Matenopoulos will resume production on March 29th.

A spokesperson for Crown Media Network’s told Deadline, “This change tightens the show, allowing us to created more in-depth segments and interviews.”

The series has previously received six Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Lifestyle Program.

Mathison took to Instagram on the news of the new format and start date: “We’re coming back!!!! The whole family will be back on air April 5 with a whole new format. One hour, 3 days a week… Monday-Wednesday 10am 👍🏼 Can’t wait:) Miss you all!!#homeandfamily #hallmarkchannel #bestjobever”

So intrigued by the new format of Home & Family? Will you be watching? Comment below.

 

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Bob
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Bob

Michael, to “bow” is to conclude, not to debut, which is what you mean to say in the headline.

Charday
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Charday

Glad it’s coming back. Hope all the regular on-camera designers return, too. They make the show–not Debbie and Cameron. I need me some new crafts for the spring and summer.

Carrie
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Carrie

I’m glad they can return to their jobs in some form. Side note: Cameron seems like a very nice person and I’m glad he came through his health scare a few years ago. Best wishes to them all.

Eddie
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Eddie

I hope these changes are only temporary!
Need to return to 5 days a week & 2 hours per day soon. This show means so much to real Home & Family these days.

Scott
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Scott

3 days a week and only an hour. How disappointing.
Debbie’s smile every morning is what starts my day off on good note. Have really missed the show.

Edla Hovermale
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Edla Hovermale

Yes, we will be watching. I did not see Cameron and Debbie listed as hosts of the show. Our daughter (special needs) had been watching during the pandemic and there were many shows which got us through it all with craft and cooking ideas. She used to have me record the show daily when she went to her day program, so she could watch the show when she arrived home. We certainly understand that things had to change for everyone’s safety, but are very sad to hear that Hallmark has made timing cuts in the show. We really hope that… Read more »

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All My Children Alum Cornelius Smith Jr. Joins the Cast of Apple TV+ Limited Series, ‘Five Days At Memorial’

Daytime fans remember him fondly as the son of Jesse (Darnell Williams) and Angie Hubbard (Debbi Morgan), Frankie, on All My Children.  And now, actor Cornelius Smith Jr., is set to join a major limited series based on the acclaimed nonfiction book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sheri Fink, about the the first five days following Hurricane Katrina made landfall entitled Five Days at Memorial.

Written by John Ridley and Carlton Cruse, Smith will play a doctor, (something he is very familiar with playing since Frankie Hubbard was a doctor in Pine Valley!) named Dr. Bryant King, an internist and one of the few doctors of color at the hospital, who finds himself very much in the middle of the crisis.  He will headline the show alongside Vera Farmiga and Adepero Oduye.

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The series will stream on Apple TV+, and no word yet as to when it will have its debut following its filming.

 

Since his time on All My Children, Smith has appeared on ABC’s Scandal, and had recurring roles on God Friended MeSelf Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker and Manhunt.

Deadline broke the casting news.

So, looking forward to seeing Cornelius back on our screens? Do you remember his work as Dr. Frankie Hubbard on All My Children? Comment below.

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Tribute to Agnes Nixon Set Featuring: Susan Lucci, Erika Slezak, Debbi Morgan, Darnell Williams & Peter Bergman

Next week, circle Wednesday March 31st at 3 p.m. EST/12 p.m. PST for a very special celebration of the life and times of the legendary Agnes Nixon.

As soap fans know, Nixon was the creator of All My Children, Loving, One Life to Live, and as well wrote for several other soaps, and to honor her The Locher Room will be bringing you a special episode, hosted by former soap publicist, Alan Locher, featuring actors who were pivotal to those shows.

Look for Susan Lucci (Ex- Erica Kane, AMC), Erika Slezak (EX-Victoria Lord, OLTL), Peter Bergman (Ex-Cliff, AMC, now Jack, Y&R), Debbi Morgan (Ex Angie, AMC and Darnell Williams (Ex-Jesse, AMC) to all take part, along with Agnes’ son, Bob Nixon, plus it has been noted that viewers will also hear from the iconic Carol Burnett (Ex-Verla Grubbs, AMC) who was one of All My Children’s biggest fans.

You can watch the livestream here.

Throughout her storied career Agnes won five Writers’ Guild of America Awards, five Daytime Emmy Awards, a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in 2010 and was inducted into Soap Opera Weekly’s Soap Opera Hall of Fame among other notable achievements.

So, will you be checking out this special tribute to the one and only Agnes Nixon? Comment below.

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‘Home & Family’ Canceled; Upcoming 9th Season to Be Its Last

In a turn of events, following the recent announcement that a retooled Home & Family was returning to production and will be back on the air three days a week beginning in April, comes word on Tuesday that the series has been canceled.

The upcoming ninth season will now be its last.  The Hallmark Channel morning show features former All My Children star, Cameron Mathison (Ex-Ryan Lavery) along with Debbie Matenopolos as co-hosts.

In a statement, a Hallmark Channel spokesperson shared:  “The 9th and current season of Home & Family will be the series’ last. For nearly a decade, the show has anchored our daytime lineup, featuring countless hours of cooking, lifestyle, DIY, health, entertaining, and decorating segments,” the spokesperson said. “We want to thank the heart and soul of the show, our incredibly talented cast and crew – led by co-hosts Debbie Matenopoulos and Cameron Mathison – for their creativity, hard work, and dedication. Our audience can look forward to more of the topical segments they know and love when the show returns on Monday, April 5, with a new one-hour, three-day-a-week format.

The final episode will air in the late summer on Wednesday, August 4th.

So, sad that the lifestyle show, Home & Family will conclude after this season? Comment below.

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