ABC Amy: Welcome everyone!
ABC Amy: We're thrilled to be giving you the opportunity to talk to
Teri Hatcher tonight!
ABC Amy: Teri will take your questions, and at the end of the Q&A,
we'll be unveiling her hot new
ABC Amy: picture for your downloading pleasure.
ABC Amy: We're live at Warner Bros. studios in Burbank in the Lois &
Clark production offices.
ABC Amy: Teri has just finished a long day on the job. She started
production today on "Tempus
ABC Amy: Anyone," the follow-up to last season's "Tempus Fugitive."
ABC Amy: Before we say hello to Teri, lets get a little info on who
she is. Online Host, take it
ABC Amy: away!
OnlineHost: Over the past 2-1/2 years, actress Teri Hatcher
: has earned acclaim from critics and fans alike for
: what is widely considered to be *the* definitive
: portrayal of the legendary comic book heroine,
: Lois Lane, on ABC's "Lois & Clark: The New
: Adventures of Superman."
OnlineHost: Blessed with brains, beauty AND talent, it is no
: surprise that Teri has developed a huge following
: in cyberspace and beyond. With "Lois & Clark," the
: actress had transformed Superman's true love into
: a multidimensional '90s woman - smart, successful,
: vulnerable, ambitious, sensitive *and* sexy all at
OnlineHost: Before landing on "Lois & Clark," Teri appeared in
: a spate of feature films including "The Big
: Picture," "Tango and Cash," "Soapdish," and
: "Straight Talk." She co-stars with Alec Baldwin in
: the upcoming thriller, "Heaven's Prisoners" and
: will also make a cameo appearance in the feature
: film, "Dead Girl," starring Val Kilmer.
OnlineHost: During her last summer hiatus, Teri co-starred
: with James Spader, Jeff Daniels and Danny Aiello
: in the feature film, "2 days in the Valley".
ABC Amy: We're going to start taking questions for Teri right away.
We'll do the trivia contest
ABC Amy: at the end of the session.
ABC Amy: Welcome Teri!
Teri Live: Hello everyone, welcome
ABC Amy: Our first question comes from Philmagic:
Question: Teri- Hi I really like Lois & Clark. Do you enjoy the work?
Or is it very tiring?
Teri Live: Yes, I do enjoy it. It is tiring but I am so fortunate to
have a great fun cast and crew
Teri Live: to work with.
ABC Amy: The next question is from Larus2407...
Question: Dear Ms. Hatcher - All us FoLCs on the Lois And Clark
List and our friends want to
Question: know if you are writing an episode for L&C, and if so if you
have a story idea yet, and if you're
Question: asking the rest of the cast for input. --Laurie
Teri Live: I am writing an episode. I think I have to keep secret
about the subject, but I'll say it
Teri Live: is challenging and rewarding in a whole new way different
ABC Amy: Vadude696 wants to know...
Question: Teri, how does it feel to be the woman most adored by men
nationwide (and me especially!)?!
Teri Live: Oh, god , is that true
Teri Live: It feels great , remind me to call you when I'm eighty!
ABC Amy: RCano asks:
ABC Amy: Sorry RCano...your question disappeared, so I'll take one
Question: What's next... Movies? Please let us know what other
projects are coming up for you Teri.
Teri Live: well, I have two movies coming out, /the alec baldwin movie
and 2 days in the valley
Teri Live: which is supposed to be quite good ) on the hiatus, I hope
to direct a small movie
OnlineHost: "Lois & Clark" star Teri Hatcher is with us
: tonight to discuss her hit TV series and the debut
: of her smashing new online pinup. Use the
: "Interact" feature to send your questions to Teri
ABC Amy: Tascisimo wants to know:
Question: Teri please describe your experience on Seinfeld.
Teri Live: Well, it was the most relaxing and fun work ever! bye the
way, there is a gnat flying
Teri Live: around the room "bugging both abcamy and me.
ABC Amy: Acutally, I think I just killed that guy! : )
ABC Amy: Joyusf would like to know...
Question: Teri, Where do you buy that Kiehl's cucumber oil that Dean
likes so much?
Teri Live: Well, the original store is in New York and You can also get
it at Fred Segals in La
ABC Amy: Ramroch would like to know:
Question: Is there any spontaneity at all in the romantic scenes (i.e.
gestures etc.) For example,
Question: Lois kissed Clark's hand in Ultrawoman and Virtually
Destroyed. It looked spontaneos. Was it?
OnlineHost: Teri Live has left the room.
ABC Amy: Everyone...teri just got kicked out of AOL, so I'm going to
type her answers for a few
ABC Amy: minutes while we get her logged back on.
ABC Amy: So the answer to the question about spontaneous romance
ABC Amy: Teri: No. I never touch Dean unless I have to : ) Just
ABC Amy: Teri: We have a very spontaneous onscreen relationship.
It's a lot of fun.
ABC Amy: Mardiec wants to know...
Question: Teri- ok...the big question...are Lois and Clark going to
wait until after they are
Question: married...or not?
ABC Amy: Teri: Not if Lois has anything with it. That slut!!! Just
kidding of course!
ABC Amy: Teri: I love the innocent romance between Lois and Clark so
I hope that tells you what I
ABC Amy: hope happens.
OnlineHost: Teri Live has entered the room.
ABC Amy: Okay, Teri's back on stage....
ABC Amy: Chembioph would like to know:
Question: What has been her favorite episode so far?
Teri Live: that is really difficult.
Teri Live: this season has been my favorite by far
ABC Amy: JoyfulGal would like to know:
Question: What with a hit show and a booming movie career, how has
fame affected your life?
Teri Live: well , i'm sitting here,
Teri Live: mostly, i just work and try to have a family life too,
that's all i have time for
ABC Amy: JDog31 would like to know...
Question: Who was your hero when you were little
Teri Live: Lucille Ball, Mary Tyler Moore, my mom
OnlineHost: ABCPhoto1 has entered the room.
ABC Amy: AJETV asks:
Question: First of all, Teri, you are the most attractive woman in the
world!!! What was your
Question: first television role?
Teri Live: Thank you, It was on the love boat as a dancing mermaid
ABC Amy: Ten Cigar asks:
Question: Teri, What similarities are there between your character
"Louis" and your real self?
Teri Live: No similarities between me and Louis, but Lois and I have
parellel lives a lot of the time
ABC Amy: Dangingal asks:
Question: When you have free time away from L&C, what do you like to
(What are your hobbies?)
Teri Live: I rest, I read, play with my animals and husband:) sometimes
my friends and I have
Teri Live: game night
ABC Amy: DrTechnca asks:
Question: How does it feel to have a photograph of you (the one where
you're wrapped in the cape) in
Question: such download demand?
Teri Live: Amazing, It almost didn't happen because abc was almost too
scared to shoot me
Teri Live: without a blouse on. can you believe that?!
ABC Amy: Who would have thought! Wait til you guys see the new one.
Guess someone new's in
ABC Amy: charge at ABC now! : )
ABC Amy: Mr. Steed asks:
Question: Teri, how was it appearing with Howard Stern on his radio
Teri Live: He was very nice to me. I suppose because he likes the show.
I love entertaining and
Teri Live: I feel that's what that show was. Entertaining. btw, He has
not written me again.
ABC Amy: Davedorf asks
Question: Teri, what prompted you to cut your hair?
Teri Live: dandruff is a horrible curse :)
ABC Amy: LOL!!!
Teri Live: actually, I just wanted a change. and i like it
ABC Amy: Sjoyous asks...
Question: How do you feel about "Lois & Clark" getting married?
Teri Live: i think we are working towards that, there are lots of
directions to go with the
Teri Live: relationship no matter what happens
Question: Does Teri have any say in the fashions she wears on the show
and how does she feel about
Question: be fashion critiqued???
Teri Live: i do have a lot of say, but keep in mind it is a character
that we've developed not me
ABC Amy: JAZZ E99s asks
Question: hi Teri awhile back i read that when your filming the flying
scenes with Dean you don't
Question: wear safety harness is this true? is Dean just Holding you
Teri Live: sometimes that is true, but we realized that it is just too
dangerous so now
Teri Live: I wear a safety belt
Teri Live: I just want to mention that dean is very strong and i do
Question: Hi Teri, Happy Holidays here is my ? Do you think Lois
over reacted to finding out that
Question: Clark was a virgin because it was a hot topic last week
ABC Amy: Nena1pcw asked: (sorry FolCS
Teri Live: I don't think she was upset or mad, I think she felt bad
that something so beautiful
Teri Live: that you hope to share with one special person had not
worked out that way for her
Teri Live: re: the whole new thing with second virginity. it's a
sensitive issue for everyone
Teri Live: I think lois loves clark so much and as she said, she
admired how he handled it
Teri Live: and I think and anxiety or defensiveness was because of her
ABC Amy: BMalady asks:
Question: You look like you work out reguarly, how do you find the
time and what type of exercise do
Question: you do?
Teri Live: I do try to exercise because it is so good for you, but alot
of my health is
Teri Live: controlled by good healthy diet because of the lack of time
you spoke of
ABC Amy: Lin86503 asks:
Question: Any word on the new release date for Heaven's Prisoner?
Teri Live: Unfortunately it has been is Savoy release trouble, not
because it is bad but
Teri Live: because of financial reasons . I hope it is released in the
spring just before 2 days
ABC Amy: Planet LC asks a good one...
Question: If you could have any superpower at all, which one would it
be and why? --forever an folc
ABC Amy: She's thinking hard about this one...
Teri Live: that's a fun thought. x-ray to see dean's butt, super
speed to clean the house,
ABC Amy: LOL!
Teri Live: super strength to get all the bad guys in the world
ABC Amy: MARDIEC would like to know:
Question: Teri- Does your husband Jon mind all of the love scenes
between Lois and Clark?
Teri Live: no, he's an actor too, and I think he understands what that
is all about
ABC Amy: CK LL LK asks:
Question: Hi Mrs Hatcher my name is Evan and I was just wondering if
all the attention you get you
Question: like or sometimes like or not like it all?
Teri Live: well when i get a table quick at a restaurant , I like it,
when I am shopping at the mall
Teri Live: I sometimes like it and at the airport, i don't like it at
ABC Amy: BronwenL asks:
Question: Hi! The Ninety's Lois is a great role model! She's strong
and vivacious, but she's still
Question: warm and kind. What do you like most about LL and what
qualities do you share with her?
Teri Live: it is in constant ebb and flow, but i enjoy all the
qualities that you mentioned in
Teri Live: lois and i think i have them also
ABC Amy: ELILRERAH asks:
Question: Teri, I really enjoyed the episode where you got to play
Ultrawoman. I especially liked
Question: the mask. Was it fun playing a superhero?
Teri Live: yes, it was freeing wearing that mask, a great acting
exercise. And of course, you learn
Teri Live: alot being in someone else's shoes. I didn't mind wearing
that suit at all, but I
Teri Live: wouldn't want to do it every week
ABC Amy: FoLC1 asks:
Question: L&C is my favorite show, and I was wondering if there was
anytalk of doing a movie version
Teri Live: not to my knowledge, I probably wouldn't do it though. I
want to move on after
Teri Live: the series lives out it's life on abc
ABC Amy: AlegreR asks:
Question: Teri, viewers are treated with so many nice nuances and
arrange that you add to keep Lois
Question: fresh each week. What would you consider to be your most
challenging acting role thus far?
Teri Live: the work I did in the last two movies was quite risky and
rewarding but being even
Teri Live: above average and finding nuances at the pace a tv series
like L&C is shot is a
Teri Live: challenge too. I am proud of the moments and thrilled that
ABC Amy: RWirth283 would like to know:
Question: Is the sequal to "Tempus Fugitive," "Tempus Anyone," also
dealing with time travel?
Teri Live: yes it is and it is fabulous
ABC Amy: Great! We cant wait!
ABC Amy: Great! We cant wait!
ABC Amy: DJMUZ asks:
Question: How did you get the role of Lois? Were you familiar with the
comic book series?
Teri Live: no I was not familiar with the comic book and auditioned for
it like any other role
Teri Live: I was going to say, i slept with the president of abc but
abcamy told me i couldn't
Teri Live: of course, i didn't, for all you five year olds, wait i mean
ABC Amy: Hey, I only want you to look good!!
ABC Amy: Only those who saw Teri's appearance on Conan last season
will understand this next
ABC Amy: one...
ABC Amy: Toyfish asks...
Question: Have you gotten any cool appliances lately?
Teri Live: lol
Teri Live: nothing particularly exciting, let's see, a cheese grater
for my birthday,
Teri Live: what can i do with that, uh oh trouble don't answer that!
ABC Amy: LOL...Sounds like you could hurt yourself!!
ABC Amy: Vanzee4 asks:
Question: Teri when do you get to sing again on L&C? We were hoping
for a Christmas Carol :)
Teri Live: yes, i would like to. no plans to though, i'm flattered
that you want to hear more
ABC Amy: Yeah, they're asking for an album Teri!
ABC Amy: Agpietric asks:
Question: Teri, in recent episodes it sounded like you and Dean both
had colds - are the romance
Question: scenes wearing you both down?!
Teri Live: hehehe, I was very sick, in fact I completely lost my voice
for three days
Teri Live: and i think i gave it to Dean, the hazards of kissing at
ABC Amy: Clark XX (a Krypton Club member I do believe) asks:
Question: Teri, I just wanted to say first, that I hope you enjoyed
the yellow roses my friends and
Question: I sent you on December first when we visited WB! =) My
question, How will you be spending the
Teri Live: thank you for the flowers, did you know yellow is for
Teri Live: I am taking the inlaws and myself and husband to an
undisclosable tropical island
ABC Amy: Glub123 has an interesting questions : )...
Question: Teri, in real life, do you have a romantic attachment
Teri Live: well, on the real earth, I haven't seen any men in tights
that i've been weak kneed for
ABC Amy: IselaGord asks:
Question: What is it like to work with Dean Cain? How many shows to
you film per week?
Teri Live: It takes 8 days to shoot one episode there... the quality of
the transmission should improve...
Teri Live: it's hard to describe the relationship dean and i have
developed over three years
Teri Live: Of course, it would be , so me, to say something smart ass
and sexually funny,
Teri Live: but seriously we really do support each other through what
can be an exhausting job
Teri Live: and life style. We compliment each other well. and have
learned to respect and enjoy
Teri Live: each others stamina and strengths. okay, I know you're
waitin.... He's hot!!!!!!!!!!!!
ABC Amy: They're squealing in the aisles!!
ABC Amy: Hilunder asks:
Question: Are there any plans for or is there currently a Teri Hatcher
Teri Live: Oh, god no! That would mean bathing suits, and tools, and
Teri Live: and being in every mechanic's shop.
ABC Amy: StigJr asks:
Question: You folks have a great cast....Whos the clown around there?
Teri Live: If I do say so myself, me!
Teri Live: Saw your question, Doug, go home , rest, have a life!:)
ABC Amy: MrFreeez just has to know:
Question: What is your favorite flovor ice cream??
Teri Live: can't say that I eat alot of it lately, but I truly love
banana splits with chocolate,
Teri Live: jamoca and pecan prailine !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ABC Amy: Mmmmmmmmmmmm!! JBaloney ( a woman married to a skeptic : )
Question: Teri...my husband doesn't really believe it's you chatting
with us...He thinks it's the
Question: cyborg "Baby" from last night's episode!! Can you prove
you're really you???
Teri Live: No, but if you stick plugs in my ears all you'll get is wax
ABC Amy: LOL! Along those same lines SloMan Co asks...
Question: Teri...Are you actually typing in your own answers here or
are you dictating.(a very
Question: personal question I know, but hey...)
Teri Live: I'm typing, If abcamy was it would all be happening a lot
ABC Amy: That's okay...We're patient!
ABC Amy: Okay, we're going to give Teri a little break right now and
do the trivia contest
ABC Amy: The first six people to answer the trivia question correctly
will receive an autographed
ABC Amy: copy of Teri's new picture, which will be unveiled
momentarily on ABC Online.
ABC Amy: With your answer, be sure to include the name you'd like
Teri to use on the photo
ABC Amy: in the event that you win.
ABC Amy: Okay. Here it goes....
ABC Amy: After Ultrawoman first appeared in the episode titled "Ultra
Woman" (of course), Ultra
ABC Amy: Woman receives flowers from legions of new fans.
ABC Amy: Name 5 of the six people (real and fictional) who sent
flowers to Ultra Woman.
ABC Amy: While you're typing away, Teri will take a few more
ABCPhoto1: I have a team of email readers tabulating the results and
will get back to you shortly...
ABC Amy: YNF has a beauty question:
Question: Your skin absolutely glows. What's your secret - moisturizer
or nature. If moisturizer,
Question: which brand?
Teri Live: neither, it's a brilliant director of photography and my mom
and dad :)
ABC Amy: We're all jealous!
ABC Amy: Pentlands asks:
OnlineHost: ABCPhoto1 has left the room.
Question: Teri-Hey The show is great. I was wondering If you havea
Teri Live: Pain in the ass ? :) just kidding, not really , maybe hatch
ABC Amy: LOL! Who would ever say that!! DDelCorso says:
Question: I saw you in Soapdish and LOVED IT! I thought you were
hilareous in that movie...I enjoy
Question: seeing your funny side and wondered which roles you like
more, comedy or drama?
ABC Amy: Before Teri answers that..please dont send Instant Messages
to ABC Photo1. You
ABC Amy: must send e-mail for the trivia question
Teri Live: I love doing comedy, I try to find as many moments as Ican
for that in L&C
ABC Amy: Demi22 (is that the REAL Demi??) asks:
Question: Teri, if you had to pick a favourite movie of all time (not
necessarily one you have been
Question: in <g>) what would it be?
Teri Live: tootsie
ABC Amy: Joyusf asks:
Question: Hi Teri, Do you have a golf handicap that you're willing
to share? Joyce
Teri Live: I'm willing to share, but I don't. I love the game, but
don't get to play too often
ABC Amy: Stay tuned...We'll be unveiling Teri's new picture in just a
few minutes...TadTHFan asks:
Question: Ms Hatcher-What plans do you have for the future after Lois
and Clark? (Not to imply that
Question: the show will ever end!) :) --Tad someone just kicked her
OnlineHost: Teri Live has left the room.
ABC Amy: Okay everyone...Teri just got kicked off stage again.
Someone at AOL must not like her!
ABC Amy: AIRICK527 asks:
Question: Teri do you have any kids?
ABC Amy: Teri: No, not that I know of! Hope to in the future.
OnlineHost: Teri Live has entered the room.
ABC Amy: Okay. She's back!
ABC Amy: We've got four trivia winners so far...
ABC Amy: ANd they are: Cookiecd, jurisfille, lactnaos and agcanas
OnlineHost: ABCPhoto1 has entered the room.
ABC Amy: And we just found the last two winners...
ABC Amy: ABCPhoto1 will tell us who they are...
ABCPhoto1: ...the envelope pleeez...
ABCPhoto1: And the winners are: LoisLane81 and LuckyCBF
ABC Amy: Congratulations to all! Good going.
ABC Amy: And the answer was: Brad Pitt, the governor, Jimmy Olsen,
Fabio, Deion Sanders and
ABC Amy: Antonio Banderas!
ABC Amy: Teri
ABC Amy: will answer one or two more questions before we show you her
Teri Live: sure, sure, bring it on!
ABC Amy: WadeKSmit asks:
Question: Do you think you might take a trip to Australia at some
point like Dean did last year,
Question: especially since you and the show are so popular there?
Teri Live: I was in Figi, last year, just beautiful!! I hope so
Teri Live: So abc is busy downloading, thanks so much for joining me
Teri Live: i thought it would be funny to have a picture of me cleaning
Teri Live: or washing my dog
Teri Live: that would be true to who I really am:)
Teri Live: of course, no one would want to see that!
ABC Amy: Well, Teri's got to take off in a minute. She's got another
long day at work tomorrow.
ABC Amy: So, We'll now release her new picture for general
downloading. Before we do that
ABC Amy: we'd like to thank Teri for taking the time to join us.
It's been a thrill for me, and I'
ABC Amy: I'm sure you all have enjoyed it too!
Teri Live: good night everyone, as always , i wish I could have
answered all of your
Teri Live: questions, but there is always next time. all of your
Teri Live: thanks for the support and for being such great fans
Teri Live: I treasure that all the hard work makes so many people feel
Teri Live: I hope you enjoyed the night together
Teri Live: i certainly did!