'Hot in Cleveland' Stars Hope They Don't 'Screw Up' Live Episode

Betty White, Valerie Bertinelli and Wendie Malick discuss challenge of live TV.
2:15 | 06/14/13

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cleveland" are doing their first episode from hollywood. And abbie boudreau will tell us how the season kicks off. Reporter: You are going live. The women who play unconventional housemates on "hot in cleveland," are about to do something most actors fear the most, a live show. Betty said the other day, what if I screw up? You'll make the audience so happy. What's the point of working a live show if somebody doesn't screw up? Reporter: No cue cards or laugh tracks or second takes. The entire 30-minute season premiere, airing wednesday on tvland, will be shot on the fly. What does happen in a live show if you forget your lines? We look at each other. There is always a -- i unbutton my blouse. Reporter: While they're used to taping in front of a live studio audience, this, they say is completely different. I've had butterflies for a couple weeks. Reporter: Valerie bertinelli is feeling the pressure. But not so much about her lines. I think the problem will be, I don't know if it's a problem, is just looking at each other and just giggles. And tripping over the furniture, which happens. A lot. Reporter: And making the audience laugh, shouldn't be a problem, with betty white as their leading lady. We're with -- oh. I can talk about it in front of her. It is like having a master class someoneho just knows their stuff. I apologize. They had drinks before the show. Reporter: But all the laughter and nerves aside, they're hoping for a hit. What do you think about right before you stand on stage? Oh, god. We do a huddle before every show. We get together after we say hello to the audience. And I think we know we're in it. All for one and one for all. We're in it together. And keep the tips. Reporter: Forod morning america," abbie boudreau, abc news, los angeles.

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