Kelli Williams Talks Going From Watching Susan Lucci on Soaps to Getting The "Evil Eye" From Her on Army WivesBy Jillian Bowe on March 20, 2012
Who says primetime actors can't get a bit gobsmacked meeting a soap legend? Army Wives' Kelli Williams dished with our buddies over at Zap2It about what viewers can expect when her character Jackie mixes it up with the other wives. The actress revealed what it was like working with All My Children diva and soap icon Susan Lucci, after watching her for years onscreen. Williams stated: READ MORE
A mini All My Children reunion kicks off on Lifetime's mega hit soap, Army Wives this coming Sunday night. Suds queen Susan Lucci will appear in the episode as Audrey Whitaker, a powerful Army wife, who sets out to help Claudia Joy Holden (fellow AMC alum Kim Delaney) face off against a new foe. Judging from the soapgasmic teaser below, La Lucci is gonna bring it and then some!
Don't cry for Erica Kane, Pine Valley. Pop culture icon Susan Lucci is back in South Carolina to tape additional episodes of this season of Army Wives! La Lucci dished via Twitter:
Susan Lucci @Susan_Lucci
So excited to be back in beautiful Charleston, SC for more fun work with the wonderful cast of @ArmyWives! READ MORE
By the time All My Children ends its network television run on Sept. 23, there will be more not-quite-dead people and/or ghosts roaming around than on Vampire Diaries, True Blood and Torchwood: Miracle Day combined. The latest former Pine Valley denizen to make noise about wanting to come back is Army Wives' Kim Delaney, whose beloved heroine Jenny Gardner Nelson blew up on a jet ski over two and a half decades ago.
Delaney told ABC Soaps In Depth she'd love to reprise the role, that is if Lifetime—which Delaney says prevented her from attending the recent Daytime Emmys—would let her!
"I'm going to work on it," she insists. "It's a good idea. And there's still time. I should call [AMC creator] Agnes Nixon."