“All My Children” stalwart (41 years she’s been on the show!) Susan Lucci visited “The View” today and worked hard not to seem miserable about ABC’s cancellation of the long-running soap.
The show runs through September, so it’s still in production — which makes for a sad, awkward vibe on-set.
Lucci told the co-hosts about the moment she learned her job was gone.
She was flat-out told that the talk show replacing “All My Children” costs 40 per cent less for the network to produce than her daytime drama does.
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