Post Mortems

Drea de Matteo Calls Sons of Anarchy's Upcoming Series Finale 'One of the Best' in Television History

In this week’s Sons of Anarchy, Drea de Matteo‘s arc on the FX drama came full circle when Jax at long last told Abel that Wendy is his real mom. The powerful scene was symbolic of how far de Matteo’s ex-junkie character has come over the show’s seven-year history. READ MORE

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Sons of Anarchy Exclusive: Drea de Matteo Upped to Series Regular For Seventh and Final Season

The events of Sons of Anarchy‘s Season 6 finale pointed to a larger role for Drea de Matteo‘s Wendy moving forward, and now it’s official: The Emmy winner has been promoted to a series regular ahead of the FX hit’s seventh and final season, TVLine has learned exclusively. READ MORE

Exclusive: Drea de Matteo Takes Desperate Housewife Act To SVU

Drea de Matteo on Desperate Housewives

Further proof that Drea de Matteo has cornered the market on women-in-peril roles: The ex-Sopranos and Desperate Housewives fall girl has been cast as a battered wife in an upcoming episode of Law & Order: SVU, sources confirm to me exclusively.

Adding another tragic twist to the tale, de Matteo’s character, Sondra, also happens to be pregnant. And when Mr. Uncontrollable Fists isn’t beating the crap out of his other half, he’s smacking around her son from another marriage. This dude is so going to get Bensoned and Stablerized it’s not even funny.

The episode airs in early ‘11.

This story originally appeared on Movieline.com.