Did you ever have to suppress the Erica personality from rising up when you were off the set?
[Laughing] Well, I think there's a little bit of Erica in everybody. I think you try to suppress those things as best you can. When I played her I actually got to have an outlet for that. It's just a matter of trying to seek the balance, and some days you get luckier than others.
Don't you wish La Lucci channeled Erica when Brian Frons finally admitted AMC was getting the axe?
Get ready to wake up to Oprah in the morning. The Mighty O has been listed as one of several celebrity co-hosts tapped to sit in at Good Morning America, with Robin Roberts having temporarily departed the show for medical leave.
While Roberts is out, Winfrey,Katie Couric, Barbara Walters, Diane Sawyer, Chris Rock, Rob Lowe, Kelly Ripa, the entire cast of Modern Family and other surprise guests will fill in. An emotional Roberts told viewers:
I'm having to move up my schedule. I am very blessed. Forty percent of Americans can't even take a sick day, and here I know that I'm going to have a job when I come back.
Former daytime queen Oprah Winfrey topped Forbes’ Highest-Paid Celebrities list, thanks to her earnings from Dr. Phil, Rachael Ray, The Dr. Oz Show, O magazine and her satellite radio station. Reportedly, she earned $165 million from May 2011 to May 2012. Forbes warns that they expect her to fall next year when they will not include syndication money in their count.
Former daytime talk show host Rosie O'Donnell has at least one thing to smile about these days. O'Donnell recently announced on her blog she and fianceé Michelle Rounds got married. The comedienne was slated to get hitched this month, but once Rounds was diagnosed with rare disease desmoid tumors, the two decided to wed in June. O'Donnell posted:
we were to wed 10 days ago
but her illness forced us to postpone the wedding
as i was in ICU that day
when it rains …
like love and flowers
so on we go
we married in private
before her surgery
just the 2 of us
when we r both well enough
will have the wedding of r dreams
surrounded by those we cherish
thankful for the love and support
so many have given us
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