BERNADETTE PETERS TO GUEST STAR ON ABC'S AWARD-WINNING "UGLY BETTY"
Two time Tony and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Bernadette Peters ("Gypsy," "Annie Get Your Gun") will guest star on an upcoming episode of ABC's hit show "Ugly Betty." Peters will play Jodie Papadakis, a tough no nonsense magazine editor whom Betty idolizes and hopes to impress in her training program for aspiring young editors.
"Ugly Betty" stars America Ferrera as Betty Suarez, Eric Mabius as Daniel Meade, Tony Plana as Ignacio, Ana Ortiz as Hilda, Ashley Jensen as Christina, Becki Newton as Amanda, Mark Indelicato as Justin, Michael Urie as Marc, Judith Light as Claire Meade and Vanessa Williams as Wilhelmina Slater. Rebecca Romijn is a recurring guest star as Alexis.
Executive producers for "Ugly Betty" are Silvio Horta ("Urban Legend"), Academy Award-nominee and Emmy Award winner Salma Hayek, Jose Tamez, Joel Fields ("Dirt," "Commander in Chief") and Richard Heus. Co-executive producers are Sheila Lawrence, Victor Nelli Jr., Henry Alonso Myers, Bill Wrubel and Chris Black.
"Ugly Betty," a production of ABC Studios, airs Thursdays from 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET, on the ABC Television Network.