Although it has been over seven years since Sons of Anarchy was on television, fans love anything from Katey Sagal and from the show. Every now and then an old photo or memory will appear on social media. Sagal was the latest in sharing a Flashback Friday photo. As Gemma Teller Morrow, Sagal entertained fans for years on the show.
Over on Instagram, Katey Sagal shared the photo that showed her in Gemma’s iconic highlighted hair. Sagal has played a few characters in the same vein as Gemma, rough but sweet, willing to do whatever for her family. However, none other stacks up against her Son of Anarchy character.
Of course, Gemma on Sons of Anarchy might be the highlight of Katey Sagal’s career. The drama received critical acclaim and quickly became one of America’s most popular shows during its run. Sagal’s husband, Kurt Sutter, created the show which ran from 2008-2014.
What drew viewers to the show was the intense drama. Following the lives of an outlaw motorcycle club based out of California, the show featured drugs, guns, and plenty of betrayal throughout.
Katey Sagal Outside of ‘Sons of Anarchy’
There are few that have had a career like Katey Sagal. She has played so many iconic roles over the years. Starting with Peggy Bundy in Married… with Children and then voicing Leela on Futurama her career snowballed into quite the success. It seems just about everything Sagal touches turns to gold. Even the shows she guest stars in are iconic. She famously played Steven Hyde’s mom on That 70’s Show for a few episodes.
Throughout all of Katey Sagal’s roles, she has brought a little of the same attitude to each character. Nowadays, fans can see her on ABC’s The Conners. The spinoff show of Roseanne features Sagal as Dan Connor’s love interest, Louise. Louise has been a recurring role throughout the show. Unfortunately, her recent show Rebel was canceled after just five episodes.
Despite the recent L, Katey Sagal will always be known as a great actress. Her roles speak for themselves from acting to voice acting, comedy to drama, she has been a consistent figure in television. Without Sagal, many of the shows she appeared in would not have been as successful as they were. No one else could play Peggy Bundy or Gemma Teller Morrow like she did. Here is to many more successful ventures for the actress.