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  1. Holbrook doc and 'Paternity Leave'; versatility of Nashville Film Fest, Day 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... on their age, know Holbrook for roles as versatile as President Abraham Lincoln in "North and South", "Designing Women"'s favorite fella, Reese Watson and even a role on "Walking Dead". His film career is just as storied, having appeared in ...

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  2. Holbrook doc and 'Paternity Leave'; versatility of Nashville Film Fest, Day 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... on their age, know Holbrook for roles as versatile as President Abraham Lincoln in "North and South", "Designing Women"'s favorite fella, Reese Watson and even a role on "Walking Dead". His film career is just as storied, having appeared in ...

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  3. New musical premiers in Chicago prior to its Broadway debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Devotees of the 1996 film " The First Wives Club " and " Designing Women ," the CBS TV sitcom that ran from 1986 through 1993, will find a lot to love about "First Wives Club," the Broadway-bound musical that premiered Wednesday at the Oriental Theatre in downtown Chicago. That's because, except for some minor changes, the musical stays true to the film and also because Linda Bloodworth Thomason , the creator of "Designing Women," wrote its book.

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  4. On this day: April 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Click Orlando

    2010: Actress Dixie Carter, best known for her role as Julia Sugarbaker in the sitcom "Designing Women," dies of endometrial cancer at the age of 70 in Houston, Texas. Carter was also known for her TV roles on the legal drama "Family Law," the soap ...

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  5. China-USA ping-pong diplomacy, 1971Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2013 | Channel3000

    2010: Actress Dixie Carter, best known for her role as Julia Sugarbaker in the sitcom "Designing Women," dies of endometrial cancer at the age of 70 in Houston, Texas. Carter was also known for her TV roles on the legal drama "Family Law," the soap ...

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  6. Don't call it a drag showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Onstage Atlanta is about to launch the ninth edition of its Designing Women Live fundraiser, which has become a must-see event for Atlanta theatergoers in search of a good time. If Julia Sugarbaker looks a bit sturdier than you recall from the television show, that's because Atlanta actor and playwright Topher Payne portrays her in this stage version.

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  7. 11 Unforgettable HIV Storylines in TV HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Advocate

    ... the attention of the American viewing public and brought Quinn his first Emmy nomination. In 1987, CBS's Designing Women pioneered the discussion of AIDS and delivered one of the most epic Julia Sugarbaker moments of all time. In the episode, titled ...

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  8. Topher Payne takes his shows on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... . Then he will return in time to appear as Julia Sugarbaker in the annual Onstage Atlanta production of Designing Women . On the local front, Payne has been working with fellow playwrights Johnny Drago and Suehyla El-Attar on The Kim Basinger ...

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  9. New musical premiers in Chicago prior to its Broadway debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Devotees of the 1996 film " The First Wives Club " and " Designing Women ," the CBS TV sitcom that ran from 1986 through 1993, will find a lot to love about "First Wives Club," the Broadway-bound musical that premiered Wednesday at the Oriental Theatre in downtown Chicago. That's because, except for some minor changes, the musical stays true to the film and also because Linda Bloodworth Thomason , the creator of "Designing Women," wrote its book.

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  10. Fargo Season 2 Adds Cristin MiliotiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | TVLine

    ... both Sioux Falls, S.D., and Luverne, Minn., in 1979. Additional Season 2 cast members include Jean Smart ( Designing Women ) and Michael Hogan ( Battlestar Galactica ). Comments are monitored, so don't go off topic, don't frakkin' curse and don't ...

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  11. 11 Unforgettable HIV Storylines in TV HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Gay.com

    ... rod for the American viewing public and was the catalyst for Quinn's first Emmy nomination. In 1987, CBS's Designing Women pioneered the discussion of AIDS and delivered one of the most epic Julia Sugarbaker moments of all time. In the episode, ...

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  12. Annie Potts to Co-Star in ABC's Fortune Feimster ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Designing Women alum has been tapped to co-star in ABC's Fortune Feimster semi-autobiographical comedy pilot Family Fortune , The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The multicamera entry centers on a popular gym teacher in North Carolina who comes out of the closet to her close-knit group of family and friends.

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  13. Joe Voci, Long-Time TV Executive, Dead At 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Deadline

    ... team that pushed the network to the top of the ratings with shows such as Murphy Brown, The Nanny and Designing Women. He departed CBS in 1994 to take a production deal with Warner Bros. for his company JVTV, which produced High Society starring ...

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  14. Joe Mantegna and 'Criminal Minds' remember Meshach Taylor with Harrison Scott tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    The "Criminal Minds" star recalls one of the show's recurring guests -- the late Meshach Taylor ( "Designing Women" ) -- in the second episode of the long-running CBS mystery series that Mantegna also has directed, airing Wednesday (Jan. 21). It ...

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  15. Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson, Jean Smart join 'Fargo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | USA Today

    ... will play Rock County, Minn., sherriff Hank Larsson, Lou's father-in-law and a World War II veteran. Smart ( Designing Women , 24 ) will portray Floyd Gerhardt, "the matriarch of the Gerhardt crime family" who sees her chance to run things now that ...

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  16. Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson and Jean Smart Join FX's FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... in America," The Conjuring ), Ted Danson ("Cheers," "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation"), and Jean Smart ("Designing Women," "Samantha Who?") have signed on to star in the second installment of FX's miniseries franchise "Fargo," it was announced today ...

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  17. 3 Love Goals for 2015: Acceptance, Gratitude, and HappinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... goal. (1) Whenever I fall into the "blimp" pattern, which is often, I think about Suzanne Sugarbaker of "Designing Women," an early 90's television show. It was one of the last shows that I saw before getting rid of our TV. Despite weight struggles, ...

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  18. Photo Flash: Remembering Mary Ann MobleyRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on Super Password with Collins during the 1980s. Coincidentally, Mobley once appeared as a guest star on Designing Women, which starred Dixie Carter .The former beauty queen joined her husband, Gary Collins , as co-host of the 1989 Miss America ...

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  19. Picture Exclusive: The bouffant is long gone, and so is the heavy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... horizon', adding: 'Everything is fine, I'm just not very exciting right now!' No more Suzanne Sugarbaker! Designing Women star Delta Burke steps out to lunch with her husband Gerald McRaney looking slim and make-up free Looking slim, Delta enjoyed a ...

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  20. BWW Recap: Sons of Anarchy's Penultimate RideRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... played Gemma's dementia-ridden father. It depresses me, so I choose to remember him in his prime during DESIGNING WOMEN. Juice confronted Tully in the cafeteria about his being tasked with killing him. He wasn't afraid, but he did want to finish his ...

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