Susan Lucci is taking a look back at her days as Erica Kane. The All My Children veteran, 73, shared a stunning photo to Instagram as she posed in a gorgeous black gown to promote the upcoming ABC special, The Story of Soaps.
Lucci posed for a glam photo shoot in a strapless black mermaid dress as she channeled the iconic character she played on the ABC soap from 1970 to 2011. The Daytime Emmy winner wore sparkly drop earrings as she got into character ahead of the network's in-depth look at the soap opera genre.
Fans reacted to Lucci's photo in comments to the post, with some calling her an "icon" and "queen." Others said it was time to get her famous character back on TV.
"The epitome of elegance, you are STUNNING!!" one fan wrote.
"Love this dress!" added another. "You always had such fabulous grace and style on All My Children."
"So so beautiful!! Erica Kane — always so perfectly calculated — yet, gracious, kind, and beautiful," a third follower remarked.
"This is an amazing photo of you!!" admired a fourth. "We need to get you back soaps Miss Lucci! Why haven't they brought Erica back on one of the other soaps?"