'Army Wives' Kellie Martin to reunite with TV mom Patti LuPone


Kellie Martin knows there isn't much she hasn't played.From her initial television stardom as teenager Becca on ABC's "Life Goes On," through a long string of TV movies and onto later series roles as the Appalachian teacher on CBS' "Christy," medical student Lucy on NBC's "ER" and an amateur sleuth in Hallmark Channel's "Mystery Woman" franchise, the actress has covered a lot of turf.Any type of part Martin hasn't done already holds special appeal for her now. That's a big reason she has joined Lifetime's Sunday-night drama "Army Wives" as Capt. Nicole Galassini, whose expertise on African geopolitics proves useful."When they called me and I listened to the pitch about the character, I was so excited," Martin tells Zap2it. "I've never played military, after 30 years of being an actress, and the thing I love so much about Nicole is that she's so smart and so driven. At first, you really see her at her...



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