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  1. Judith Ivey to play Thatcher in 'The Audience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Home

    ... Audience? said Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 that Ivey, the two-time Tony Award winner and one-time cast member of "Designing Women," will play former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher in "The Audience," opening in New York on Feb. 17. (Photo by Dan ...

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  2. Judith Ivey and Dylan Baker to Join Hellen Mirren in the Audience on BroadwayRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for "What the Deaf Man Heard." Ms. Ivey starred in four television series, the most memorable being "Designing Women" as well as several guest appearances on shows such as "Will and Grace," "Nurse Jackie," "Law and Order: SVU," and "White Collar." ...

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  3. Jan HooksRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Child of Television

    Tiring of the stress of performing on a live show, Hooks left SNL in 1991 after being asked by Linda Bloodworth-Thomason to replace Jean Smart on the CBS sitcom Designing Women . Hooks played the role of Carlene Dobber for the final two seasons of the show.

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  4. Jan Hooks, legendary 'SNL' cast member, dies at 57Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... macho small-town playboy. After leaving 'SNL' in 1991 Hooks joined the cast of the popular CBS sitcom " Designing Women ," in which she would play the character of Carlene Dobber on the series' last two seasons. Following the cancellation of ...

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  5. The Women of 'Saturday Night Live' Deserve BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Time

    ... They were also twenty years old. Hooks left the show after five seasons (1986-91), then went on to star on Designing Women, and later landed a recurring role on Third Rock from the Sun . But by 2000, at the age of 43, this remarkably versatile ...

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  6. Loving Patsy Cline AlwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... about three months before our first date, and we worked together for a few days afterward on her series "Designing Women." Though I fell in love with Delta immediately, I didn't ask her out until after we finished filming. At dinner, Delta and I ...

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  7. Hal Holbrook dines at Easton restaurant, twice, during visit to the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... g Easton, Bethlehem , Allentown and Hellertown . He landed a recurring role on the former television series "Designing Women," which starred Holbrook's late wife, Dixie Carter.

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  8. Potts has designs on selling hacienda-style homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Actress Annie Potts, known to TV audiences for her role in "Designing Women," listed her home in the Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles at $6.495 million. Built in 1934, the restored Spanish hacienda-style house is a single story with a rustic clay tile roof and flagstone paths and patios.

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  9. Hal Holbrook brings Mark Twain to life tonight in EastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... the films "All The President's Men," "Into the Wild" and "Dirty Harry" and on the former television series "Designing Women," which starred Holbrook's late wife, Dixie Carter. Twain, the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, was a humorist, writer ...

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  10. Gerald McRaney puts his heart into his role in 'The Best of Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    In the new movie "The Best of Me" Gerald McRaney plays a widower who helps a teenage boy. Gerald McRaney is 'just the kind of guy you would want to be in a foxhole with,' says 'Best of Me' producer De Gerald McRaney is just an old softie who wears his heart on his sleeve whenever he talks about his wife of 25 years, "Designing Women" actress Delta Burke.

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  11. Mark Twain Tonight! Set for State Theatre This EveningRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Mark Twain Tonight! Holbrook has nearly 130 credits in film and television. He had roles in two sitcoms: Designing Women and Evening Shade, and has made guest appearances on The West Wing, The Sopranos, NCIS, ER, and Sons of Anarchy to name a ...

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  12. Jan Hooks: Comedy actress known for depiction of Nancy Reagan on Saturday Night LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Night Live. After that she took the role of dim-witted divorcA e Carlene Frazier Dobber (1991-93) in Designing Women, a sitcom about an Atlanta interior design firm. She also appeared (1996-2000) in the sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun as Vicki ...

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  13. TV5 Rescue SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Jan Hooks was well known for her roles on Saturday Night Live during the late 80s and early 90s and later on Designing Women and 3rd Rock from the Sun. Jan Hooks was well known for her roles on Saturday Night Live during the late 80s and early 90s ...

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  14. Vegas police: Man killed foster child, selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Jan Hooks was well known for her roles on Saturday Night Live during the late 80s and early 90s and later on Designing Women and 3rd Rock from the Sun. Jan Hooks was well known for her roles on Saturday Night Live during the late 80s and early 90s ...

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  15. Photo Coverage: Remembering SNL Veteran Jan HooksRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... plus her role as 'Candy Sweeney' of the Sweeney Sisters with Nora Dunn . Among her other TV credits are Designing Women, 3rd Rock from the Sun -- which earned her an Emmy nod in 1998 -- The Martin Short Show, The Simpsons, the movie Pee-Wee's Big ...

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  16. Channeling Mark Twain: Hal Holbrook performs one-man show in EastonRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Morning Call

    ... on stage more than 2,000 times. Holbrook has nearly 130 credits in film and television. He had roles in "Designing Women" and "Evening Shade," and has made guest appearances on dozens of other shows. He has been nominated for 12 Emmy Awards, winning ...

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  17. Notable deaths last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... has died. Hooks, a Decatur, Georgia, native, moved into prime time in 1991 as a cast member on the sitcom "Designing Women." She later did an Emmy Award-nominated turn on "3rd Rock From the Sun." She also appeared in 1992's "Batman Returns" and ...

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  18. Jan HooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Bakker. Hooks, a Decatur, Georgia, native, moved into prime time in 1991 as a cast member on the sitcom "Designing Women." She later did an Emmy Award-nominated turn on "3rd Rock From the Sun." She also appeared in 1992's "Batman Returns" and voiced ...

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  19. Former SNL cast member Jan Hooks dies at 57Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    Former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Jan Hooks, whose impressions ranged from Nancy Reagan to Sinead O'Connor to Tammy Faye Bakker during a five-year stint on the show, has died. Hooks, a Decatur, Georgia, native, moved into prime time in 1991 as a cast member on the sitcom "Designing Women."

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  20. Jan Hooks, gifted comedy actress on - SNL,' dies at 57Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... killed in 1998 by his wife, who then killed herself.) After leaving the show, Hooks joined the CBS sitcom "Designing Women," replacing Jean Smart at the same time Julia Duffy arrived to replace Delta Burke. Hooks played Carlene Frazier Dobber from ...

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