SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to Scarsdale’s Susan Lucci!
Lucci, who was born in Scarsdale, turns 67 on Monday.
The actress, television host, author and entrepreneur best known for portraying Erica Kane on the ABC daytime drama All My Children, was born Dec. 23, 1946.
In 1996, TV Guide ranked Lucci number 37 on its 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time list. In 2005, she received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2006. She was named one of VH1’s 200 Top Icons of All-Time and one of Barbara Walters’s Ten Most Fascinating People.
She has also played roles in made-for-TV movies, hosted many shows and guest starred on television comedy series, including Saturday Night Live and Hot in Cleveland. She has her own line of hair care products, perfumes, lingerie and skin care, called The Susan Lucci Collection. As of 2012 she hosted Deadly Affairs, and currently stars as Genevieve Delatour in the Lifetime television series Devious Maids.
Some of her awards include, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, 1999, Outstanding Female Lead in a Daytime Drama, and MINY for All My Children, 2005, Favorite Female Performer in a Daytime Serial, for All My Children, 1992.