Television is home to some serious acting comebacks. Big stars who found their way to the small screen, small screen sensations who faded away only to come roaring back into our lives and one that's just a meta miracle. Let's start there with: 5. Lisa Kudrow as Valerie Cherish (twice) in The Comeback (2005, 2014) We only... Continue Reading →
That's right- "Christmas." Not "season", not "holiday." "CHRISTMAS." We're such bad-asses. 5. The OC- "The Best Chrismukkah Ever" (2003) I was completely, wholeheartedly into the first season of The OC (did that show last more than a year? No? Didn't think so). I'm pretty sure that, had you asked me to in 2003, I wouldn't... Continue Reading →
by Judi Note: The title for today's Top Five topic was clearly all Beal. I apologize for the bits of cheese that just flew out of your monitor. 5. Courtney Cox in Friends (1994 - 2004) and Cougar Town (2009) Sometimes, it feels like Courtney Cox has been around FOREVER. That Springsteen video, Family Ties,... Continue Reading →
by Judi Oh, CALAMITY. I will admit to being one of those faithful viewers who gets all the giddy at the prospect of a Very Special Episode, especially when that Very Special Episode involves words like "murder, shooting, stabbing, rape and betrayal." You know, the kinds of cheery topics that just scream sitcom. If we're... Continue Reading →
by Judi I mean, Mary Louise Parker is in it. C'mon. Something for everybody.
by Judi Show: The West Wing Character: CJ Cregg Actor: Allison Janney Actor Not To Be Missed In: Let's put it this way. Allison Janney should be in EVERYTHING. But if you're looking for specifics, try Drop Dead Gorgeous, where she gets to play white trash to the nines, decked out in skin-tight leopard print... Continue Reading →
Donal Logue is in "Sneakers"? Ben Kingsley is in "Sneakers"? Dharma Finklestein Montgomery's real-life husband is in "Sneakers"? Danny from the "West Wing" and the world's worst brother-in-law from "Field of Dreams"? The First Lady from "Independence Day" who thinks the stripper is a ballet dancer? This one chick who was in, um, EVERYTHING (including... Continue Reading →