What If... (web series)

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What If...
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Genre Web series
Soap opera
Directed by Frank Valentini
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 10
Running time 5 minutes
Original channel ABC.com
Original run July 12 – August 30, 2010
Related shows General Hospital
All My Children
One Life to Live

What If... is an American web series that acts as a crossover between three ABC soap opera 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.


ABC announced to for a web series to crossover their three soap operas in June, 2010.[1] The first episode was made available on ABC.com on July 12, 2010.[2] One Life to Live executive producer, Frank Valentini directed the ten-part series.[3] 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.[4]


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.[5]


No. Title Directed by Written by Original stream date
1 "Sonny and Erica: Love in a Time of Claustrophobia" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi July 12, 2010 (2010-07-12) [6]
2 "Ryan and Carly: How to be Bad" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi July 12, 2010 (2010-07-12)[7]
3 "Todd and Spinelli:Fear of Flying" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi July 12, 2010 (2010-07-12)[8]
4 "Jason and Greenlee: Blame it on the Alcohol" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi July 19, 2010 (2010-07-19)[9]
5 "Angie & Jesse and Starr: Why Did I Get Married?" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi July 26, 2010 (2010-07-26)[10]
6 "Dante and Tess: I Might Like You Better If We Slept Together" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi August 2, 2010 (2010-08-02)[11]
7 "Luke and Viki: Pain in My Heart" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi August 9, 2010 (2010-08-09)[12]
8 "Rex and Maxie: Learning to Fly" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi August 16, 2010 (2010-08-16)[13]
9 "Tad and Blair: I Suck at Love" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi August 23, 2010 (2010-08-23)[14]
10 "John and Sam: Love in an Elevator" Frank Valentini Sara Saedi August 30, 2010 (2010-08-30)[15]