Another name very familiar to daytime audiences is heading to a new gig on a hit primetime series! Susan Walters, ex-Diane Jenkins of The Young and the Restless and Lorna of Loving has been cast in the upcoming season of the CW’s The Flash!
According to EW.com, Walters who recently appeared on The Vampire Diaries has been cast as Caitlin Snow’s (Danielle Panabaker) mother on the series. Susan will play Dr. Carla Tannhauser – world class biomedical engineer and CEO of a major research company. In story, Caitlin finds her mother cold and withholding, while Carla sees her daughter as rebellious and ungrateful.
Watlters other credits include: Teen Wolf, Star-Crossed, and Melrose Place, and according to the report her upcoming role on The Flash may turn into a recurring character. New episodes of The Flash begin on Tuesday, October 4th at 8pm ET. No word as to what episode Walters will appear as of yet.
So, do you recall Susan as Diane on Y&R and Lorna on Loving? Will you be checking her out on The Flash? Comment below!