"I was attracted to her because she is so lost. She is seeking meaning and purpose, and that was something that resonated with me," Sutton Foster says of her "Bunheads" character. "I wanted to figure that out with her, and I knew what that felt like. I could recognize myself in her."
"Bunheads" star Sutton Foster's brother Hunter Foster will join the ABC Family show in January for a recurring role as Michelle's brother.
Zap2it has the exclusive first look at "Gilmore Girls" alum Kelly Bishop in action as Fanny Flowers, the formidable mother-in-law of Sutton Foster's dancer character, Michelle, in ABC Family's "Bunheads."
Tony Award-winning actress Sutton Foster stopped by the WSJ offices to talk about her new television series, "Bunheads," and the differences between TV and Broadway.
"She's holding on to her dreams to be a dancer, to be a performer," Sutton Foster says of her "Bunheads" character. "I really love her, and she is one of my most favorite characters I have ever played."