'Hellcats': Gail O'Grady runs with a young crowd


When she's not being mother to school-age son Michael, Gail O'Grady is a den mother of sorts to a bevy of young beauties on The CW Tuesday cheerleading drama "Hellcats," which returned last week with new episodes.Through her co-stars, O'Grady has been introduced to the music of Florence and the Machine and updated her tech skills -- more or less."I can check emails," she tells Zap2it, "but I'm not exactly in this century right now. [The girls] have always got something new and advanced. They help me probably with music and keeping me a little younger, I guess. Not that I'm an old bat, but as I said, it's a very young cast."O'Grady plays Wanda Perkins, an irresponsible former party girl who works at the campus pub at the university where her daughter, Marti (Aly Michalka), is studying pre-law on a cheerleading scholarship.In the Tuesday, April 19, episode, fans learned that Marti's father, musician Rex,...


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