April 13 was a very special anniversary for fans of primetime soaps. It was on that day, 30 years ago, that the catfight to end all TV catfights unfolded in a lily pond.Yes, Krystal (Linda Evans) vs. Alexis (Joan Collins), the two "Dynasty" divas who had battled each other before, threw down in the greatest TV catfight ever, in an episode called "The Threat." Plotting Alexis had just been disowned by her daughter Fallon, who, at the same time, had gotten closer to her stepmom, Krystal. Jealous Alexis began taunting Krystal about the baby she'd failed to adopt, and after calling Alexis a bee-yotch, Krystal lunged at her rival and sent both of them tumbling into the pond.
"The lily pond -- it's so funny, because it was so shallow," Evans tells Yahoo! TV. "They had us fight on our knees, so that it looked more dangerous. We had knee pads on, and we just navigated the whole thing. Of course, I love to do stunts, because Barbara Stanwyck and I did them [on 'The Big Valley'], and it was aRead More »from Linda Evans on 'The '80s,' That Lily Pond Catfight, and the Possibility of a 'Dynasty' Reunion