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How One Actress Went From 'The West Wing' to Washington
Actress Melissa Fitzgerald's journey to Washington, D.C ., was far from typical. For years, Fitzgerald starred as Carol Fitzpatrick, assistant to press secretary C.J. Cregg (played by Allison Janney ), on the hit TV show “The West Wing.” Although “Carol” lived in the nation’s capital, Fitzgerald's
'Grace and Frankie' Stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin Talk Aging and Dating Over 70
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda , stars of the hit Netflix series "Grace and Frankie," don't want to be young. Tomlin, who joked Thursday night that she and her co-star were on the "dark side of 70s" while discussing the second season of their binge-worthy show at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York
ESPN Releases Trailer for O.J. Simpson Documentary, ‘O.J.: Made in America’
ESPN today released a trailer for "O.J.: Made in America ,” its acclaimed five-part documentary examining the rise and fall of O.J. Simpson. The documentary traces Simpson’s stardom in the NFL and crossover success as an actor and TV pitchman to his recent imprisonment for a robbery and kidnapping
'The People v. O.J. Simpson': New Projects Underway as Hit TV Series Ends
Tuesday night’s finale of “ American Crime Story : The People v. O.J. Simpson” brought in millions of viewers. The success of the FX miniseries depicting the famous trial that found Simpson not guilty of the murder of his former wife, Nicole Brown Simpson , and her friend, Ron Goldman, has renewed
Martin Sheen Targets Senator for Backing GOP in SCOTUS Block
President Josiah Barlet -- or at least the actor that played him on "The West Wing" -- is back in the thick of things in Washington. Martin Sheen , who played President Barlet on the hit show, recorded a robocall criticizing Wisconsin GOP Sen. Ron Johnson for supporting Republicans' plans to stop
Martin Sheen Recovering From Heart Surgery
Martin Sheen is recovering from quadruple bypass surgery, according to his son, Emilio Estevez . Estevez tweeted a photo of his 75-year-old dad in the hospital. In the picture, Sheen is giving the thumbs-up sign while holding what looks like a heart pillow that partially obscures his face. "My Pop!
Tourist Disappearance: US Woman Denise Thiem Missing in Spain
The FBI is working with the Spanish national police to find an Arizona woman who disappeared while hiking across a popular European destination. Denise Thiem, who had recently quit her job to travel the world, was last seen walking along the famed Camino de Santiago, a nearly 500-mile Catholic
Cast of 'St. Elmo's Fire' Then and Now
Released 30 years ago today, at the height of Brat-Pack mania, "St. Elmo's Fire" featured many of the young stars of the era -- Emilio Estevez , Rob Lowe , Demi Moore , Judd Nelson , Andrew McCarthy and Ally Sheedy . Despite poor reviews, the coming-of-age story about a group of friends who have
How the White House Is Taking Cues from 'The West Wing'
President Obama's team has been using social media to hype up tonight's State of the Union address and in an additional push, he's called in back-up. Much of the cast of "The West Wing" reunited to create a promo video for the White House's Virtual Big Block of Cheese Day, which is scheduled for
Jane Fonda on Life in Her 70s: 'I Feel Like a Kid'
At 76, Jane Fonda is having the time of her life, both in her career and her personal life. “In spite of my age, which is considerable, I feel like a kid,” Fonda told Out magazine about shooting her new film, “This Is Where I...