Sarah Michelle Gellar's going back to 'AMC'
August 5th, 2011
10:14 AM ET

Sarah Michelle Gellar's going back to 'AMC'

Sarah Michelle Gellar is getting back to her soapy roots.

The star of the CW's  "The Ringer" will have a cameo on "All My Children" before the ABC show's last televised episode on September 23. The 34-year-old actress starred on the show as Kendall from 1993-1995, but she says she's not going to reprise that role.

"I called them and said you know I don’t want to come back as Kendall because that is Alicia [Minshew]'s role and I would never step on that," Gellar told CNN.

"She has done amazing things but I want to mark the time that I spent there," Gellar went on. "I made amazing friends. It was a great training ground and I said, you know, can I do something."

But while she knows what role she won't be playing, Gellar's still in the dark as to how she'll fit in the storyline. "We were able to block out a day out of my schedule from 'Ringer' but I have no idea what I’m doing [on the show]," she said.

Meanwhile, Josh Duhamel's return to "All My Children" - reprising his role as con artist Leo Du Pres - began airing on August 4.


soundoff (16 Responses)
  1. madhater

    Was she a whure on this show? I might tune in then.

    August 6, 2011 at 7:28 pm | Report abuse |
  2. zazu

    no body care what you all think about who should do what movie, etc. really, children!

    August 6, 2011 at 3:23 pm | Report abuse |
  3. jesse

    I remember when she was hot...........

    August 6, 2011 at 11:44 am | Report abuse |
  4. bisiriyu saheed

    i need a caring future

    August 6, 2011 at 11:30 am | Report abuse |
  5. bisiriyu saheed

    hi whats up sweat bayby

    August 6, 2011 at 10:46 am | Report abuse |
  6. josette

    never watched that soap, only know her from buffy which was awesome altho was disappointed she didn't appear in final for angel...with all slayers activated why that small group was left to fight alone was nuts...

    and as far as new show goes it looks completely stupid from previews, esp since she's bawling and whining in every scene...I won't be watching...

    August 6, 2011 at 10:03 am | Report abuse |
  7. Val

    She was super awesome as the mean Kendall. I'm so glad she loves her soap opera roots and wants to come back. Her comments about no understanding the news of All My Children's cancellation match those of all its fans.

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    August 6, 2011 at 9:11 am | Report abuse |
  8. TI

    classy woman. hard to find in her town and industry.

    August 6, 2011 at 6:55 am | Report abuse |
  9. zerty

    What she NEED to do is reprise her role as BUFFY TEHE VAMPIRE SLAYER in a movie, tv movie, or another series because THAT IS WHAT GOT HER FAMOUS!! NOT that AMC role! COME ON SARAH!!!!! Give your fans what they really want, MORE BUFFY!

    August 6, 2011 at 4:59 am | Report abuse |
  10. Brenda

    I would love a Buffy movie...I didn't like the Luke Perry one. They really should make a combination Buffy/Angel movie and close all of those holes in the last episodes...

    August 5, 2011 at 11:30 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Perry Duis

    I miss Buffy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    August 5, 2011 at 12:42 pm | Report abuse |
  12. shame on me

    I just bukkake all over my computer screen :(

    August 5, 2011 at 11:39 am | Report abuse |
  13. LB

    I love Michelle. She will do well. She should try to do some chick flicks. Someone needs to take over Meg Ryans type roles and Michelle hs the looks and the personality to to that. With Meg Ryan getting older Michelle would fit right into those roles.

    August 5, 2011 at 10:50 am | Report abuse |
  14. PJ

    That is so cool, I love that all this stars are coming back to say goodbye to where their careers began. Very cool of her.

    August 5, 2011 at 10:36 am | Report abuse |
  15. hoofawted

    I remember her on Swans Crossing, man she was hawt!

    August 5, 2011 at 10:28 am | Report abuse |

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