HomeTVAll My ChildrenDC #562: Stacy Haiduk Interview Daytime Confidential July 16, 2010 All My Children, Days of Our Lives, Daytime Confidential Interviews, General Hospital, One Life to Live, Podcast, The Bold and the Beautiful, The Young and The Restless 7 Comments On today’s episode of Daytime Confidential Luke, Jamey and Jillian are joined by former The Young and the Restless breakout star-turned Days of our Lives newcomer Stacy Haiduk. In the interview, Haiduk talks about being let go from Y&R, being snubbed by the Daytime Emmys, trying to balance Patty’s insanity and with her humanity, whether-or-not Tracey Bregman’s doppelganger storyline undermined the Patty and Emily story, sharing scenes with Peter Bergman and Doug Davidson and what it was like to work with that leading man of leading men, Mr. Kitty. We then discuss how Days of our Lives managed to snap Haiduk up, her Salem role as the Warden and Jamey tries to find out if her character might end up being Kristen Blake DiMera as he Wishfully Cast. All this and more in this must-hear episode of Daytime Confidential. Photo by PR Photos Hang out in the Daytime Confidential Forums and discuss your favorite soaps, primetime TV series and movies. Help support and improve the Daytime Confidential podcast: Take a few minutes to fill out the two Daytime Confidential listener surveys: Listener Survey A l Be sure to leave your comments on all the latest goings on in the world of soaps by calling the Daytime Confidential comment line by calling 917-677-9757. Listen to Daytime Confidential by clicking on the Daytime Confidential Player at the bottom of this post or Download us for FREE via iTunes. Vote for us on Podcast Alley. Add us as a Friend on MySpace and Facebook. 7 Responses Ryan-Scott July 17, 2010 Stacy is a wonderful performer and will be missed. Not to mention a fabulous lady. I got to meet her at the Y&R fan event last August and divine doesn’t begin to describe her kids… Log in to Reply alstonboy4315 July 17, 2010 Gosh, the old “there’s no more story left” excuse is soooo weak!! As I have said a MILLION times before, any GOOD writer should ALWAYS be able to come up with new story, even when they feel that they have exhausted all options. There are ALWAYS possibilities!!! It’s the job of a good writer to CREATE the possibilities. God knows that Maria and Paul have managed to “create” stories–no matter how contrived and BORING they are/were—for certain characters/actors like Christel Khalil (Lily) and Clementine Ford (Mac), even though both actresses have VERY limited talents and screen presence!!! It’s just a matter of not WANTING to write for certain actors. It’s a mixture of laziness and stupidity. Get rid of that which feeds you while keeping that which drains your resources—-like these poorly written dead weight actresses!!! Makes a lotta BUSINESS sense, Maria—-NOT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 Stacy is a wonderful actress who is FULL of humility. And her not getting nommed for Lead Actress this year, while Bobbie Eakes (WTF????) got a nod will remain one of the biggest travesties of 2010!!! Wish her better luck elsewhere. They simply used this actress up and spat her out. I find it sad, even though I admit that I was getting tired of Patty and Emily, I will miss Stacy. If the show had hedged their bets more and not pushed the “CRAZY” button so hard that it got STUCK, perhaps they could have done more with the Patty character, or developed the Emily character more. Again, it all comes back to good writing, OR LACK THEREOF!!! Log in to Reply Dariclone July 17, 2010 Thanks for this wonderful interview. I like her a lot as an actress and can’t believe that Y&R got rid of her. Log in to Reply cheryl85 July 18, 2010 If she ends up being Kristen, I’ll be so happy. Can’t wait to see Stacy on DOOL. Log in to Reply angrierblackerman July 18, 2010 She is such a hoot to listen to. She sounds like a lot of fun, and I have ALWAYS been a fan of her work, even since her days as Lana Lang on that Superboy TV series in the late 80’s. She brings instant credibility to any role she takes, and her intense looks makes it even more enjoyable to watch. Can’t wait to see her on DAYS. I am not a huge DAYS viewer, but now I will be Thanks for this awesome interview! Log in to Reply reeceecup July 18, 2010 She is a hoot! I loved her reaction to James Scott “you played my son?” lol I will miss her on Y&R, and I plan on watching Days to see her Log in to Reply angelface July 18, 2010 I am going to miss Stacy on Y&R, she is truly a talented actress who was snubbed big time at the Emmys. I wish her all the best on Days, will definately tune in to see her Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.