American actress Judith Light joined the popular night time soap opera 'Dallas' in 2013 for its second season and from the moment she arrived she made not a good but great impression with fans. As Judith Ryland, the matriarch of a rival family to the Ewings of Southfork she thrived in the role. Many of the fans initially thought of her character as evil but she found the other dimensions of the character that connected with fans and soon she became one of the most popular characters on the show.
During an interview with CBS (September 26) she explained how the writers wrote her character to be a multi-dimensional character and thus she, similar to Larry Hagman's character J.R., had other facets to the character that fans could relate to if the actor could identify and communicate them to the audience.
Judith Light is one of those exceptionally talented actors who possesses the dramatic range to find aspects of her character's personality and thus her acting on the show turned her into one of the surprise 'popular' actors on the show despised her character being a very tough, strong, protective mother who could come across at times as being almost ruthless.
The ex "Who's The Boss" star has been in the spotlight for a very long time and yet she shows no signs of slowing down as she has a schedule that many young actresses would love to have.
She recently filmed the comedy Amazon Prime series "Transparent" and the reviews for her performance as Shelly Pfefferman have been outstanding which is not a surprise to those who saw her in 'Dallas'.
Judith Light is an actress who is still in her prime in the view of some social media entertainment observers and proof that some actors such as Judith Light are similar to wine in that they only get better with age.