Susan Victoria Lucci was born December 23, 1946. Susan Lucci is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning American actress. Lucci has been called “Daytime’s Leading Lady” by TV Guide, with New York Times and Los Angeles Times citing her as the highest-paid actor in daytime television. Her salary is reportedly over $1 million a year. Susan Lucci was born to Jeanette and Victor Lucci on December 23, 1946. She attended Garden City High School in Garden City, New York, graduating in 1964. She then attended Marymount College at Fordham University, and graduated from Marymount in 1968. Lucci best known for playing the larger-than-life diva Erica Kane on the ABC television soap opera All My Children, on which she has appeared since the show’s inception on January 5, 1970.  After 18 failed nominations, it came as a shock to both her and the viewing audience when she finally won in 1999.   Lucci has appeared in a number of television shows and television films. In 1990, she began a series of guest spots on the popular nighttime soap opera Dallas. She hosted NBC’s Saturday Night Live in October of that year; in one skit, she appeared as Erica Kane competing on a game show.

Lucci competed in Season 7 of Dancing with the Stars with dance partner Tony Dovolani. Lucci said that Dancing had asked her to appear before, but she had turned it down in part because of the travel it would require (Dancing tapes in Los Angeles, while All My Children tapes in New York). In addition, Lucci has a line of clothing and jewelry that is featured on the Home Shopping Network. Lucci starred in the Broadway revival of Annie Get Your Gun in 1999 to 2000.   Her career as a businesswoman continues, with many lucrative skin care, fashion, jewelry and makeup lines selling on HSN. In early 2005, Lucci earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Original Susan Lucci Autographed Black & White Photo, signed with a red marker. Written: To Linda – My Warmest Wishes – Susan Lucci. Approx. Size 7 x 9 inches. Regular Price – 75.00 / Sale Price – $ 29.95.

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