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BIOGRAPHY on Robert Reid Born on June 4, 1981, my Mom knew I would be into broadcasting at an early age since she knew my favorite childhood book was TV Guide. Although, TV Guide has changed physically, I still love the performers and personalities involved with such a diverse media where everyone can enjoy something. My passion has always been daytime dramas, my favorite one being, “Ryan’s Hope”, which premiered on the ABC television network on July 7, 1975. Although being a fan of this genre, you sometimes hope that you can translate your enthusiasm onto whatever show you want to work when you are finished with college. Well for me that is what I hoped for, in 2005 I graduated college at “The Art Institute of Philadelphia”, with an associate’s degree in Video Production, and my ultimate goal was to become a scriptwriter for one of the daytime dramas, however the challenge for me was not getting hired as an intern while I participated in the internship program at my college. I tried out “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” and I wasn’t picked, however being the positive person that I am went and got other internships at “Sesame Street” and “The Charlie Rose Show”, and they were absolutely fun, and I just look back on those experiences of not getting a chance to write for the soaps, a good memory because I was actually called and maybe that wasn’t where I was supposed to be in life. After I graduated college, the first thing I knew I had to do is go back to college again, it wasn’t that I didn’t want a job in the field I studied, the salaries just seemed really bleak compared to the tips I was making as a waiter. So what I decided to do is go back to college online, for a bachelor’s degree in business, hoping that I could become an HR director some day for a company. As I am still pursuing my degree for this, it would be fun to still write for the soaps, and who knows maybe one day it will happen, I always keep my fingers crossed. In 2005, I wrote a 30 page

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The next guest to come to "Robert Reid Live" is the amazing Don Wallace. If your a soap opera fan or are someone interested about the genre, this is an all time amazing interview. It begins back in 1956 as Don Wallace, tells us about his... more

For those of your soap opera lovers out there that are fans of "The Edge of Night", "One Life to Live", "Return to Peyton Place", "Search for Tomorrow", and "Loving". This is the interview that you will not want to miss. The gentleman... more

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A super thrill for me to have two of my favorite writers in television history come onto the show and discuss their careers and talk about their hopes and dreams on the future, and talk about how they met and how their professional... more

Jeff Giles joins us at episode #54 about his book, "Llanview in the Afternoon" an oral history of "One Life to Live" discusses this book as well as his process of putting it together. It was for me a must read, so I hope everyonw enjoys!

The legendary and amazing writer, Thom Racina stops by to talk about his career as a successful novelist as well as working in the world of daytime drama. It is an extreme thrill to have him join me during my opening week.

Interviewing Gerry Waggett on all of his books on the soap opera medium including some of my personal favorites such as the "soap opera encyclopedia" as well as "the 40th anniversary guide to One Life to Live"

On the triumphant return of Robert Reid Live I am so fortunate to have actor/producer Ash Adams join me in an interview about his career and upcoming project

One of the greatest actors of my generation, Charlie David stops by to talk about Mulligans and the new season of Bump and his other projects

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