`Designing Women’ star Potts takes on new role (AP)

Annie Potts, right, a cast member in the ABC series 'GCB,' takes part in a panel discussion on the show with fellow cast member Leslie Bibb at the Disney ABC Television Critics Association Press Tour, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)AP – Former “Designing Women” star Annie Potts is connecting with her TV and family roots in the new ABC series “GCB.”