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Oscar Nominee June Squibb To Play Susan Lucci's Mother On Devious Maids!

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La Lucci has got a new on-screen mom and it’s none other than Nebraska star, June Squibb who just recently was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar at this year’s Academy Awards!

According to The Wrap, Squibb will play the character of Velma, the mother of Genevieve Delatour (Susan Lucci) in a two episode arc on the upcoming second season of Marc Cherry’s Devious Maids on Lifetime!

The season premiere is April 20th with the first episode be directed by Eva Longoria who is the co-executive producer of Devious Maids along with Cherry.

Soap fans also remember June Squibb for her role on The Young and the Restless as Pearl who was friends with Jeanne Cooper’s Katherine Chancellor.

What do you think of the casting choice of Squibb as Genevieve Delatour mother AKA Susan Lucci?  Weigh-in!

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M Baptiste
M Baptiste

Brilliant, not since the days of Erica and Mona will we have such a comedic pairing, the glam petulant daughter, the matronly, honestly loveable mom…ha, ha, made my night!!

Kim Huck
Kim Huck

I love Devious Maids and loved this actress on y&R

Ella Brown
Ella Brown

Love Devious Maids and can’t wait for its return 😀

Jeff Gerard
Jeff Gerard

Oh that’s brilliant casting!

Robert
Robert

I bet this is going to be the Mother, Daughter relationship from hell! I am already drooling with anticipation of their scenes together.

wolfsmistress
wolfsmistress

How wonderful to see Ms Squibb playing another role on another iconic soap, albeit it a prime time one this time.

Somewhere, Jeanne Cooper is shouting with joy.
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The Chew Cancelled After 7 Seasons; A Slice Of Justice For All My Children Fans?

Karma is a bitch! ABC announced yesterday that the foodie series The Chew has been axed after seven seasons. 

The Chew lost significant viewers when ABC fired main co-host chef, Mario Batali after reports of alleged sexual harassment over many years. Clinton Kelly, Carla Hall, and Michael Symon have remained the regular series hosts.

In addition, The Chew dropped 17% with women in the 18-49 demo and this has been its least watched season since its debut in 2011.  As ABC Daytime fans know, The Chew replaced iconic soap opera All My Children, when ABC made the decision to cancel the beloved soap and replace it with the food show.

So, let’s take a look at the numbers: All My Children lasted 41 years, while The Chew lasted 7 seasons. Hmm …

ABC noted that The Chew will cease production at the end of this season, but will continue to air until September with all-new episodes in June.  In addition, ABC announced that Good Morning America will expand to three hours.  Thus, switching up the ABC morning line-up.

So, are you glad that The Chew got fried?  Is this justice for All My Children fans who miss their beloved Pine Valley?  Comment below.

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All My Children Alum Kim Delaney Joins The Cast of CHICAGO FIRE!

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Pine Valley’s Jenny Gardner, who is all grown up and had a successful career in primetime television and films, has landed a primo role on NBC’s hit drama, Chicago Fire!

Casting news has revealed that Kim Delaney is joining the show in Season 6 where she will play the role of Jennifer Sheridan, the mother of Kelly Severide (Taylor Kinney).

According to Deadline, Kim’s new role as Jennifer Sheridan is described as “warm, scripture-quoting and church-going. At one point she may have partied like it was 1979, but now it looks like she’s on the path of the straight and narrow. If you ask her, she’s moved on from the past, namely her messy divorce from her ex-husband Benny (Treat Williams), but old habits die very hard.”

Chicago Fire is currently on hiatus until after the Winter Olympics, when it begins again on March 1st.  As viewers know, in the last episode prior to the break, Kelly and Casey (Jesse Spenver) were seen jumping off a roof of a building while it was in flames in an exciting cliffhanger. (more…)

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TAINTED DREAMS Season 2 To Bow December 21st!

Tainted Dreams is back with a second season offering from Daytime Emmy-winning director and series creator, Sonia Blangiardo!

Beginning December 21st, the next chapter of Blangiardo’s the soap behind a soap, will be available for streaming on Amazon and Amazon Prime. (season one is also currently available on Amazon)

This series, which was nominated for five 2017 Daytime Emmys, follows the behind-the-scenes drama of a fictitious soap opera titled Painted Dreams.  Many soap opera notables have roles in the online series including: Alicia Minshew, Michael Lowry , Austin Peck. Terri Ivens,  Walt Willey, Kelley Menighan, Grant Aleksander, Bobbie Eakes, Natalia Livingston, Marnie Schulenburg, Nathan Purdee, Colleen Zenk, James DePaiva, Tonja Walker, Ilene Kristen, and the late Larkin Malloy . In addition, Jessie Godderz of Impact Wrestling and Big Brother fame, and Dina Manzo of The Real Housewives of New Jersey, also appear.

In a statement, Sonia Blangiardo said that she is “excited to take everyone along these characters’ journeys in Season 2, as they evolve and deal with ever increasing professional and personal turmoil.”

Fore more on Tainted Dreams visit their official website here.  (more…)

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