Susan Lucci To Host Crime Show

January 14th, 2012 1:30pm EST

Susan Lucci "All My Children" star Susan Lucci is returning to TV as the host of a new crime investigation show.

Lucci starred on the long-running soap opera until September, when TV bosses axed the program as part of a cost-cutting initiative.

And now the veteran actress is set for a career revival after signing on to front "Deadly Affairs," a new series which will explore real-life cases of love gone wrong when it premieres on the Investigation Discovery channel this autumn.

Lucci will begin filming in March.

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