As the World Turns Cancelled After 57 Years

By Jake on
(CBS Publicity)As the World Turns will soon stop turning, as CBS announced that the long running soap opera will be drawing to a close in September of 2010. The show, which followed five generations of families in the fictional town of Oakdale, Illinois, has fallen victim to the harsh economic climate and dwindling ratings. As the World Turns boasted the longest-running television character in history — prickly family matriarch Nancy Hughes, (played by the 91-year-old Helen Wagner). Other...Read Full Story