There are villains after which there’s Amanda Woodward. Palms down, the D&D promoting boss and miniskirt-wearing landlady is likely one of the most memorable villains of the ’90s — however do not name her the B-word, says actress Heather Locklear.
“She is not a b—-, she’s simply misunderstood,” Locklear, who performed Amanda from 1993 to 1999, instructed Leisure Weekly in 2009. “If she had been a person, nobody would remark about how she conducts enterprise.”
Earlier than Melrose Place, Locklear already had a powerful following, because of her long-running stints on T.J. Hooker and Dynasty. Submit-Melrose, she had main roles in sitcoms Spin Metropolis and Scorching in Cleveland.
However via her many profession highs, there have been simply as many private lows. The actress has struggled with substance abuse previously and has reportedly been in rehab 20 instances. Her most up-to-date stint was in Might 2019, and she or he has been sober ever since.
“One 12 months sober right now!!!” she proudly introduced on Instagram on April 22.
Locklear was additionally engaged to Melrose Place co-star Jack Wagner, however they break up in 2011.