By Damon L. Jacobs
Combine the beauty of Jennifer Garner and the comic timing of Debra Messing and what do you get? The hysterically entertaining and insightful Elizabeth Hendrickson! During SoapNet’s “Rock the Soap Cruise,” we talked about her experiences and life lessons learned from mistakes on All My Children and her current run on The Young and the Restless.
D: What part of yourself are you bringing to Chloe in Y&R these days?
E: Humor. I’d say 98% of her humor comes from me. When I was on All My Children I got really bored with myself. I came into this job (as Chloe) as literally a blank canvas. They had absolutely no idea. They had seen me in something on stage and brought me in to read and they just created this character for me. So I knew from being on AMC that when I started Maggie, I didn’t really take control . I didn’t realize that whatever you bring, they use. Like if you start to eye roll all the time you’ll see “Maggie eye rolls.” That’s how I found they would write my character, and I didn’t take advantage of that. So when I came on as Chloe I said, “The world is my oyster. I’m going to [Read more…]