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Michelle Stafford & Kelly Preston Deliver Star Turns In The Stafford Project "White Secret"!

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The just released fourth installment of Michelle Stafford’s, web series, The Stafford Project is probably the best episode thus far of them all! And it’s hard to choose when each of the three previous episodes have all been terrific!

However, the two-Daytime Emmy winner and former star of The Young and the Restless, really struck gold here mining moments from her true life story of her struggles to become pregnant via IVF, and the toll the hormone therapy and her desire to have a child took on her personal and professional life.

In the episode titled, “White Secret”, every woman “Michelle” encounters is pregnant as she prepares to shoot a television commercial with another one of the stars of America’s favorite soap opera!  Guest star, Kelly Preston plays the other actress doing a commercial with “Michelle” for the perfume … “White Secret”.

Preston turns in a tour de force performance as a completely self-centered and annoying actress, who tells “Michelle” during their perfume commercial shoot that she is pregnant also! And, that really sets the stage for some of the best moments in the episode.   Stafford proves once again that she is so adept in her craft!  She can make us laugh or cry, and make us feel her uneasiness in these amped up surreal sort of life experiences!

Kudos to the creative team of Stafford, Paige Long, and Paige Dorian!  This is one we have already watched over and over again!  Watch The Stafford Project episode 4 “White Secret” after the jump, and let us know what you thought of it!

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Jewell

I hope Joshua Morrow does another episode, that one was the funniest.

David J.
David J.

Good episode!

Jean
Jean

HUH???????? Really?????

DomSmythe
DomSmythe

i have loved all 4 episodes. michelle stafford is an excellent comedic actress. and great scene partners!

Ann
Ann

Very real, excellent performance by both actresses.

Vicki
Vicki

Ur project is very nice, but PLEASE come back to Y&R. It is so boring without you. I really, really miss Phyllis. U were the best actress on the show!!!! I loved to hate you!!!! It is just not the same!!! I hope ur project goes well, but am hoping it is only a part time project. Y&R needs you!!! Thanks for listening!!

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Lauralee Bell On Her 35th Anniversary With Y&R: “My Hope For Cricket Is To Smile The Way She Used To & Chill Whenever Possible.”

Congratulations are in order this Sunday to Lauralee Bell who is celebrating her 35th anniversary with The Young and the Restless.  Hard to believe, it’s been 35 years since the perils of a young Cricket became front and center and those young love stories with Danny (Michael Damian), Phillip (Thom Bierdz) and eventually, Paul ( Doug Davidson).

As Cricket matured, so to was the decision to now call the character by her birth name, Christine.  After all, she became quite the legal eagle! For over three and a half decades with time-off in between, Lauralee has shared memorable storylines with the amazing Tricia Cast, and the late Jeanne Cooper as Nina and Katherine, and let’s not forget Michael Baldwin, played by Christian LeBlanc, to name just a few/

In a few tweets on Sunday, Lauralee acknowledged the day stating: “We all couldn’t do what we love to do without the viewers so thanks to them!”  She followed that up with a tweet filled with photos of herself and her co-stars throughout the years ,and some self-effacing humor stating: “Wasn’t going to post for YR anniversary, because I’m not one to put attention on me but no denying these people have made my life better. Thanks to crew & fans and my hope for Cricket is to smile the way she used to & chill whenever possible”

As viewers know, Lauralee is the daughter of Y&R creators, the late, great Bill Bell and his wife, Lee Phillip Bell.  We are sure Bill is smiling today for Lauralee and proud of this accomplishment.

Share your congrats for Lauralee on this milestone via the comment section below.  Then let us know your most memorable or favorite Cricket/Christine moment on the CBS Daytime drama series.

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GH’s Vinessa Antoine Lands Primetime Series Will Make Canadian TV History!

Fantastic news for General Hospital favorite, Vinessa Antoine (Jordan)! The talented actress had landed the leading role in the primetime Canadian series, Diggstown!

The legal drama is scheduled to air this fall.  In Diggstown, Antoine will play Marcie Diggs, a top corporate lawyer who decides to dedicate herself to a legal aid office in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

This casting news will make Vinessa a part of Canadian TV history as the first Black Canadian actress to star in a prime-time drama on legacy network television, CBC.

Antoine spoke to the Toronto Star about her starring role, “When I first read the script I was really attracted to the notion that she was a corporate lawyer and she believed in the system. And when that crashed for her, life nudged her to do something extraordinary. And because I’m a woman of color, so many things connected. She’s complex, not stereotypical, and that’s refreshing.”

However as suspected, and according to the Toronto Star: “General Hospital fans will not be happy to learn that Antoine, who has been with the show since 2014, will no longer be a series regular when she starts shooting Diggstown in August.”

So, excited to hear Vinessa has been cast in a leading primetime series?  Comment below!

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IT’S OFFICIAL: Downton Abbey The Movie To Go Into Production This Summer

The highly-anticipated and rumored revival of Downton Abbey to the big screen is on!  Production is slated to begin later this summer.

From what we understand, all of the original cast is set to reprise their signature roles in the motion picture, written by series creator Julian Fellowes.

Fellowes will also serve as the executive producer along with other ‘Downton’ notables behind the scenes: Gareth Neame, Liz Trubridge, and Nigel Marchant. Brian Percival is set to direct.  Percival also directed the pilot episode of the critically-acclaimed and beloved period soap opera series.

In a statement, Gareth Neame expressed: “When the television series drew to a close it was our dream to bring the millions of global fans a movie and now, after getting many stars aligned, we are shortly to go into production.  Julian’s script charms, thrills and entertains and in Brian Percival’s hands we aim to deliver everything that one would hope for as Downton comes to the big screen.”

Focus Features chairman, Peter Kujawski, shared: “Since the series ended, fans of Downton have long been waiting for the Crawley family’s next chapter. We’re thrilled to join this incredible group of filmmakers, actors and craftspeople, led by Julian Fellowes and Gareth Neame, in bringing back the world of Downton to the big screen.”

Downton Abbey ran for six seasons on PBS  and received 15 Primetime Emmy awards and 69 nominations.

Actress Joanne Froggatt, who plays maid Anna Bates, took to Twitter with much enthusiasm at the news: “Delighted to announce we’re getting the band back together! #DowntonMovie #DowntonAbbey”

So, thrilled to hear the Downton Abbey movie is happening? Comment below.

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