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Melissa Gilbert wants to punch Shannen Doherty 'in the nose'

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Melissa Gilbert spilled her share of secrets on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live" on Wednesday, Jan. 22. The star of "Little House on the Prairie" revealed that she wants to punch out Shannen Doherty, according to Us Weekly.

Gilbert dished about her first husband, Bo Brinkham. She talked about how he cheated on her. Gilbert discovered that Brinkham had a one-night stand with Doherty.

Gilbert admitted that if she ever met up with Doherty she "would just punch her in the nose." This news shocked both the live audience and host Andy Cohen. This is a side of Gilbert no one has ever seen before.

The actress also revealed that she dated Tom Cruise before he became famous. She dated the actor when he was previously named Tom Mapother.

Gilbert revealed that she never had sex with the actor. The couple only "made out" with each other. They were both struggling actors trying to make it big in Hollywood. Gilbert did mention that she purchased Cruise his first set of dishes once she started working.

Melissa Gilbert also discussed her difficulty with costar Melissa Sue Anderson. Anderson played Gilbert's sister Mary on the show for nine years. Gilbert described her as "hateful, horrid, mean, terrible, mean, difficult." It was clear that she hated her costar.


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