Kelli Berglund

Kelli Berglund on Digging Her ‘Heels’ Into Starz’s Wrestling Drama

Women in professional wrestling have fought to be taken seriously as more than eye candy. Progress was certainly made in recent years with lady grapplers headlining WrestleMania, but there is still much work to be done. Actress Kelli Berglund can relate to the struggle working in Hollywood, putting that resilience...
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Heels Stars Kelli Berglund, Alison Luff Talk Women in Wrestling: They're the 'Backbone of This Community'

Heels brothers Jack (Stephen Amell) and Ace Spade (Alexander Ludwig) are the Duffy Wrestling League’s biggest draws. Their anticipated one-on-one match in the series premiere brought a packed crowd to the Duffy Dome, even if the ending didn’t live up to expectations. (SPOILER ALERT: It lasted mere seconds and concluded with Jack going off script and injuring his brother in the ring to prevent him from going to the big leagues. The brothers’ rivalry drives the show (airing Sundays at 9/8c on Starz), but it’s the peripheral characters who add interesting layers to the series. Crystal (Kelli Berglund), Ace’s valet and an...