“Connie is such a part of their relationship, not by Lizzie’s choice.”
The actress hopes in season three she will be able to explore Connie’s presence in Lizzie’s relationship with Ricky, even when she isn’t there.
Dugdale however doesn’t hold any personal grudges towards the character of Connie, who she described as one of her favourites.
“I love how different she and Lizzie are generationally, but they’re both so stubborn and strong-willed. You can tell they’re family,” she said.
Virgin River seasons 1-2 are available to stream on Netflix now.