Plus, Dan couldn't get over the fact that Piper was a witch when he eventually found out. Now: Vaughn took the route of his co-star Ted King by becoming a soap opera stud. Law,' ' Jack's Place,' her lengthy run as Carol on ' Blossom,' and voicing Lara in the ' Superman' animated series and made-for-TV movie, Hughes had a regular spot on ' All My Children' prior to joining.
After making cameo appearances in ' Nash Bridges,' ' Glory Days,' ' Will & Grace' and ' Sabrina, the Teenage Witch,' he was featured first on ' The Young and the Restless' and then later for a longer run on ' General Hospital.' You can see him now on ' Days of Our Lives.' Then: Finola Hughes played Patty Halliwell, the mother of the Charmed Ones, and though her death in the story occurred even before the pilot episode, she popped up multiple times throughout ' Charmed' via time travel, flashbacks and ghostly appearances. Now: Surprise, surprise, Hughes entered the realm of day-time soap opera following her run on ' Charmed.' She's currently enjoying her run on ' General Hospital,' in which she reprised her role of Anna Devane since her first appearance on the show in 1985.
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Then: Kicking off ' Charmed' season 3 was the introduction of Julian Mc Mahon's Cole Turner, a half-demon half-human "soldier of fortune" charged by "The Source" of all evil to destroy the Charmed Ones.
His character became a mainstay in the series after falling in love with Phoebe, becoming mortal, then becoming the new Source, and ... Now: After ' Charmed' got the axe, Mc Mahon found new life as a lead on the hit series ' Nip/Tuck,' plus his role as Doctor Doom in those two horrible ' Fantastic Four' movies.
You can catch him next in the upcoming Direc TV drama ' Full Circle,' which features Kate Walsh (' Private Practice'), David Boreanaz (' Angel,' ' Bones') and Minka Kelly (' Gossip Girl').
Then: As the eldest of the on-screen sisters, Shannen Doherty, of '90210' fame, played Prue, the witch with the power of telekinesis (initially only activated by intensely squinting her eyes) and astral projection.
The actress left the show after season 3 amidst rumors that she was feuding with co-star Alyssa Milano.this commercial: Then: Doherty and Holly Marie Combs had been friends for years before the two joined up for ' Charmed.' Combs played the middle sister with the power to stop time, which eventually grew to incorporate molecular acceleration (i.e. Prior to the series, she was known best for her role in the show ' Picket Fences,' a gig she landed at the age of 18.Now: Aside from a really small part in Steven Soderbergh's ' Oceans 11' -- she was that woman playing poker -- she was featured in a couple TV movies before landing the role of Ella Montgomery on ABC Family's ' Pretty Little Liars.' Then: Actress Lori Rom was originally cast in the role of Phoebe Halliwell, the youngest sister in this witchy trio with the power of premonition, but left after filming the (unaired) pilot for "personal reasons." That's when producer Aaron Spelling replaced her with his ' Melrose Place' star Alyssa Milano.angel) half-witch love child of momma Halliwell and her white lighter. After her ' Charmed' life came to an end, the actress picked her movie career back up with roles in Quentin Tarantino's ' Death Proof'; Robert Rodriguez's ' Grindhouse,' ' Machete' and ' Planet Terror'; ' Conan the Barbarian'; stints on TV series like ' Nip/Tuck,' ' Once Upon a Time' and ' Law & Order: SVU'; and more.At the time, Mc Gowan's most recognized accomplishment was dating and getting engaged to her then-hubby Marilyn Manson. Then: Brian Krause went from hunky handyman/white lighter/the love of Comb's Piper to elder white lighter to mortal and back again throughout his run on ' Charmed.' Prior to that, he was seen in movies like ' An American Summer,' ' Naked Souls' with Pamela Anderson, ' Return to the Blue Lagoon' and the Stephen King-adapted ' Sleepwalkers.' Now: Krause has since popped up in various shows, like ' The Closer,' ' Castle,' ' CSI: Miami' and ' Mad Men,' as well as a number of under-the-radar films, like ' Ashes,' ' You're So Cupid!' Two and a Half Men,' ' The Hills Have Eyes,' ' Chuck,' ' Desperate Housewives' and ' Men in Black 2' are just a handful of movies and TV shows he's been featured in.