In the TV movie Nightmare Nurse, Lance (Steve Good) and Brooke (Sarah Butler) have been living together for just one week. Things were going well until one night on their way home from work they hit a man who is walking in the middle of the road. Lance and Brooke survive but the man was never brought in. At the hospital, Brooke is cared for by a blonde nurse named Barb. When the couple is released from hospital, Nurse Barb stops by their home. Warning: It’s not a friendly visit.
Barb is portrayed by Traci Lords. She’s best known as an adult film star. Since retiring from the porn industry, Lords has been pursuing an acting career in mainstream entertainment. She starred in John Waters’ 1990 film Cry-Baby as Wanda Woodward) and appeared on dozens of TV shows including MacGyver, Married with Children, Gilmore Girls, Will & Grace, Melrose Place (Rikki Abbott), and Roseanne (Stacy Flagler) among others. Most recently Lords appeared on the reality TV show Celebrity Wife Swap – she swapped places with actress Jackée. Nightmare Nurse premieres on Lifetime on March 5 at 8pm. It will air again on March 6 at 12am, 7pm, and 11pm.