Posts Tagged ‘Suzanne Somers Interview’

“Three’s Company’s” Chrissy and Janet, Together Again

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

After 30 years of not speaking, Three’s Company actresses Suzanne Somers and Joyce DeWitt reunited on Somers’ web series, “Suzanne Somers Breaking Through.” The two had not spoken since Somers left the sitcom after a salary dispute, but one of Somers’ web series producers approached DeWitt about coming on the program and she agreed. According to Somers, it was a tearful reunion that brought back memories of co-star John Ritter, who passed away in 2003.

In her 2009 Archive interview, Somers describes her Three’s Company contract dispute:

And recalls her fall out with Joyce DeWitt and her other Three’s Company castmates:

You can watch the Three’s Company reunion with Chrissy and Janet here.

Suzanne Somers Archive Interview Now Online

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Interview Description:

In her Archive interview, Suzanne Somers discusses her early years as a single mother and struggling model/actress. When she landed a small but memorable role in the feature film American Graffiti it led to appearances on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, and her casting on Three’s Company.  Somers describes being mentored by Three’s Company producer Michael Ross and star John Ritter and how she came to grasp the essence of comedy acting.  She speaks frankly about the pitfalls of her meteoric rise to stardom, which eventually resulted in her exit from Three’s Company. She then speaks about her subsequent work as a Vegas headliner, author, and star of 1990s sitcom Step By Step. Suzanne Somers was interviewed in Malibu CA on July 15, 2009; Stephen J. Abramson conducted the two-hour interview.