A great new interview with Maurice Benard from Knoxville's Terry Morrow is up online now. "Sonny's ruthless, not mean" Maurice says. There's also a sidebar where he compares/contrasts some of Sonny's loves over the years, for example:
Sarah Brown (Carly #1 / Claudia): "She was way beyond her age. Three Emmys by the time she was 25. Her acting would blow me away."