Jennette McCurdy: From iCarly to iCountry

She's Sam Puckett on Nickelodeon's iCarly, but when Jennette McCurdyvisited my kitchen, she was nothing like the smart-mouthed rebel she portrays on the hit TV series.

The Jennette who dropped by to tape CMT's Southern Fried Flicks was a really nice, polite 18-year-old who had fun visiting and enjoying a meal of chicken spaghetti, wonderful sweet potatoes and seven-layer salad -- followed by brownies for dessert.

Jennette has two wishes on her list. Writing songs since she was 7, she wants to be a country music star. Her second and most important wish, though, is for her mother to be pain free. Fifteen years ago, her mom was diagnosed with cancer. The disease had been in remission for years, but she's now battling breast cancer, going through chemo and all that goes with that. Read more>>