THE LINE OF SUCCESSION
The always fantastic Carolyn Hennesy knocked it out of the park during the scenes in which we saw Diane trying to come to
grips with Max’s new role running the Corinthos empire. With Sonny attempt- ing to go straight and Jason making it clear he has no interest in taking over, someone was going to
have to step up to the plate. Having it be Max put Diane in the unenviable position of having to figure out exactly what this would mean for their relationship. Sure, she’s helped the various “good” mobsters of Port Charles skirt the law numerous times over the years, but is she really ready to become an official Mob moll? Of course, this all would have had much more impact had we spent any time at all of late with the couple. Instead, Diane has occasionally mentioned her lover in passing, but it’s been ages since we actually got to see the quirky pair in action.
Cameras caught the exact moment that Diane realized she was becoming Carly…