Saturday, May 27, 2023

Alicia Minshew, Austin Peck, Michael Lowry and Terri Ivens Guest on The LIBBY Show: Lunch With the Ladies and Dish on The Making of Tainted Dreams, Their Favorite Memories on Soaps and More

By Kenyan Smith

The Emmy-nominated, steamy drama Tainted Dreams is Creator Sonia Blangiardo’s ingenious and personal tribute to the iconic soap opera genre. The character-driven, digital dramedy series follows the lives of the cast and crew of a fictional soap opera, “Painted Dreams.” The show is a behind the scenes look that answers a question that soap fans have pondered for years. “I wonder what happens when the cameras stop rolling?” Answer...Lots! And fans’ curiosity is satisfied in the “soapiest” way!

The LIBBY Show: Lunch with the Ladies host Suzanne Ordas Curry and co-host Messalina Morley led a lively chat with Blangiardo and several members of the Tainted Dreams cast; Alicia Minshew (All My Children, Beacon Hill), Michael Lowry (All My Children, One Life to Life), Terri Ivens (All My Children, The Bay) and Austin Peck (Days of Our Lives, As the World Turns). You can watch the show here. 

This bunch knows how to entertain, and this interview is a laugh-out-loud ride from start to finish. You will get a kick out of listening to the group share heart-warming and hilarious stories from their time on set from “sneaky toe” shenanigans to running lines sitting on a prop toilet. Spoiler alert; there are videos and pictures!

The Libby Lightning Round is The Libby Show’s entertaining segment where the audience learns all sorts of interesting and cool tidbits. In this round, the hosts ask the Tainted Dreams crew their can't resist “cheat foods”, what shows and movies their eyes are glued to, their thoughts on living a happy life, and more.

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Speaking of more, the entire interview is a bonanza of fun facts. Highlighted are a few favorites; Guess Who; Blangiardo, Minshew, Lowry, Ivens, or Peck?

· Who has impromptu dance parties with their teenage daughter?

· Who got engaged backstage at the theater?

· Who is also a criminal defense attorney?

· Who is a die-hard 49ers fan?

· Who homeschools their kids?

Answers in Order: Minshew, Blangiardo, Lowry, Ivens, Peck

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