Roma Downey


  1. Lucy Lawless, Xena: Warrior Princess,  TV, 1995-2001.     After Vanessa Angel proved too ill to travel to the New Zealand locations, Roma won the role but preferred  to be  Monica in Touched by an Angel, TV,  1994-2003.    (Her co-star, singer-actress Della Reese, officiated  at two of her three marriages).
  2. Eva Longoria Parker, Desperate Housewives, TV, 2004-2008.    Creator Marc Cherry loved the idea of having a TV Jackie Kennedy (A Woman Named Jackie, 1991) as a desperate housefrau..!

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