Tristan Rogers has been a favorite of soap fans since he first appeared as Robert Scorpio on GENERAL HOSPITAL in 1980. In recent years, through his online chats, video blogs and posts on his official websites, fans have gotten to know his thoughts on the world of daytime drama and what it takes to make a show successful. Many have said he would be the perfect person to run a soap. Fans are about to have their wish granted as Rogers has teamed up with writer Kate Lang on the upcoming web soap REALITY BYTES. In this informative two-part interview with We Love Soaps, Rogers and Lang explained where the idea for REALITY BYTES came about, how they are approaching their series a bit differently from others and what their long-term goals are for the project.
In Part One, Rogers and Lang revealed how the idea for the new web soap came about and the motivation behind the project.
In Part Two, Rogers and Lang discuss sponsorship, how the soap will distinguish itself from others, and creating a multi-platform show.