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6 March 28th, 2014 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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  1. M Baptiste says:

    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 replied

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


    Ella Brown replied

    Love Devious Maids and can’t wait for its return :D


  2. Jeff Gerard says:

    Oh that’s brilliant casting!


  3. Robert says:

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


  4. wolfsmistress says:

    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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