Legendary television actress Morgan Fairchild is heading back to daytime. Fairchild has signed on to play Angelica Deveraux on Days of Our Lives. Per Soaps.com, Fairchild, best known for her roles on Dallas, Falcon Crest and The City, makes her debut this summer.
DAYS fans will recall the sexy troublemaker Anjelica was the stepmother of Jack Devereaux (Matthew Ashford) and had a hot and steamy affair with Justin Kiriakis (Wally Kurth), which resulted in their son Alexander.
The role was originated by General Hospital's Jane Elliot from 1987 to 1989, then briefly took over by Shelley Taylor Morgan and finally with The Young and the Restless' Judith Chapman from 1989-1991.