Ryan's Hope is an American soap opera created by Claire Labine and Paul Avila Mayer, originally airing for 13 years on ABC from July 7, 1975 to January 13, 1989. It revolves around the trials and tribulations within a large Irish-American family in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.
Creator : Claire Labine, Paul Avila Mayer
Director : Lela Swift, Jerry Evans, Robert Myhrum
Writer : Mary Munisteri, Paul Avila Mayer, Claire Labine
Genre : Soaps