(KUTV) Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin's family has been a big influence in her life.
"My mom is formidable. She will do whatever she can to get to any one of my shows. Yeah, you don't want to mess with her," she laughed.
Darby-Duffin learned a lot from her mother, of whom she said, "I could write a book on some of her euphemisms."
Her favorite saying of her mom's is "It's a poor fox that only has one hole."
"She just mean, you've got to have a back-up plan," explained Darby-Duffin.
Darby-Duffin is a mom herself, who passed her love of theater along to her daughter.
Her daughter grew up attending community theater with her mother, and now is a theater studies major.
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