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  1. Married 58 years, Alan Alda talks long-term loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... four feature films, including the 1981 hit The Four Seasons . Ten years ago, he was nominated for an Emmy for The West Wing , a Tony for a revival of Glengarry Glen Ross and an Oscar for Martin Scorsese's The Aviator . His career began rather ...

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  2. The democratic process is a Laughing (Pint) matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2009 | Examiner.com

    You've heard the expression before: Decisions are made by those who show up. It's widely attributed to Aaron Sorkin, but if you watch the first season finale of The West Wing, you'll see that President Jed Bartlet actually attributes it to a "famous New York writer."

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  3. Alan Alda connected emotionally with his similarly long wed character in a The Longest RideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Pocono Record

    ... the 1981 hit “The Four Seasons.” Ten years ago, he was nominated for an Emmy for “The West Wing,” a Tony for a revival of “Glengarry Glen Ross” and an Oscar for Martin Scorsese's “The Aviator.” ...

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  4. Analysis: US nominates former North Korea envoy as new ambassador to ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Asian Correspondent

    ... a glimpse into the future United States' foreign policy with Thailand. In an episode of the American TV drama "The West Wing", a scene depicts how new ambassadors are being welcomed in Washington, D.C.: "I understand that you're a sports fan?" asks ...

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  5. Tim Malcolm: Make this election be about substance, instead of stupidityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Times Herald-Record

    ... lives in Westchester County. I'm reminded of the crucial “Posse Comitatus” episode of “The West Wing,” in which President Josiah Bartlet struggled with his campaign strategy against ol' boy Republican candidate Robert ...

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  6. Rand Paul Borrows an Idea from President BartletRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Time

    ... dollars of education spending is tax deductible per year, depending on income level. On an episode of "The West Wing," two advisors to fictional President Jed Barlet are stranded in Iowa when they meet a man touring colleges with his daughter who ...

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  7. Watch Trailer for Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin's Netflix Comedy "Grace & Frankie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Playbill

    ... Tomlin's screen credits include "Nashville" and "I Heart Huckabees." She has appeared in the TV shows "The West Wing" and "Web Therapy." "Grace & Frankie" was created by "Friends" co-creator Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris ("Sullivan & Son") and ...

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  8. Alan Alda's character inspires young lovers in romantic drama 'The Longest Ride'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Daily Democrat

    ... four features, including the 1981 hit "The Four Seasons." Ten years ago, he was nominated for an Emmy for "The West Wing," a Tony for a revival of "Glengarry Glen Ross" and an Oscar for Martin Scorsese's "The Aviator." His career began rather ...

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  9. David Mamet's Speed-the-Plow to go from stage to screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Radio Times

    Oscar nominated screenwriter and playwright David Mamet is to adapt his Tony Award-winning stage production Speed-the-Plow for the cinema, reports Deadline . The three-character play, about the shallow inner workings of Hollywood, recently received mixed reviews when it was brought to the West End with Lindsay Lohan and The West Wing's Richard Schiff.

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  10. First Reading: Since bringing Jesus into his campaign, Cruz has risenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... climate in New York State (!), and an appeal from that very model of the modern Democratic president - the West Wing's Martin Sheen - to give so that no child in Appalachia should go to bed hungry, the Cruz ad ran twice on each each broadcast of ...

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  11. Alan Alda explores enduring love in 'The Longest Ride'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Los Angeles Times

    ... four features, including the 1981 hit "The Four Seasons." Ten years ago, he was nominated for an Emmy for "The West Wing," a Tony for a revival of "Glengarry Glen Ross" and an Oscar for Martin Scorsese's "The Aviator." His career began rather ...

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  12. BWW Interview: Stockard Channing on Her Road to a Tony, Emmys and MoreRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge . Below, she discusses her path to winning a Tony Award, how she ended up on The West Wing, and so much more! After that I felt like my life really began. When I went to Williamstown and did Joe Egg, I wrote three ...

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  13. Robin Thicke gives up home in Hollywood HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Los Angeles Times

    ... take in views of the mountains and mature trees. Janney, 55, starred as the White House press secretary on "The West Wing" from 1999 to 2006. Since then she has been seen in "Masters of Sex" (2013-14) and "Mr. Sunshine" (2011). The actress will ...

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  14. Alan Alda knows the secrets to acting, marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... in Woody Allen's “Crimes and Misdemeanors,” and more recently had terrific roles in “The West Wing” and “The Blacklist.” Alda is back onscreen in the newest Nicholas Sparks adaptation, “The Longest ...

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  15. People in Brief for April 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Post and Courier

    Born Ramon Estevez, Sheen grew up near the Catholic university and had attended the Catholic Chaminade High School but wanted to pursue his acting career. Sheen's many acclaimed roles have included performances as president in the TV series “The West Wing,” a killer on a violent spree in the movie “Badlands” and a soldier on a grim mission in “Apocalypse Now.” The school says the 74-year-old Sheen will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at graduation ceremonies on May 3 at the University of Dayton Arena.

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  16. New trailer for Steve Coogan's US comedy-drama series 'Happyish' - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | NME

    ... has been released. Coogan stars opposite Kathryn Hahn ( Girls , Parks And Recreation ) and Bradley Whitford ( The West Wing , The Mentalist ) in the dark comedy-drama series from US author/essayist Shalom Auslander. Happyish was originally due to ...

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  17. BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- Sag Foundation...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and three Emmy Awards, including those for her television roles in "Jack", "The Matthew Shepard Story" and "The West Wing", the latter two also garnered her two SAG Awards. She can currently be seen in a recurring role on "The Good Wife." Her first ...

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  18. Gay Iconography: Kristin Chenoweth Is A Good Christian BelleRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Towleroad

    ... but low-rated whimsical series Pushing Daisies . Prior to that she appeared as Annabeth Schott on The West Wing . Another notable TV appearance for Chenoweth was as April Rhodes on Glee . On the show, she's performed "Alone," "A House Is Not A ...

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  19. Scoop: the Blacklist on NBC - Thursday, April 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Thursday) : RED GOES AFTER THE NEW THREAT BEHIND BERLIN'S VENGEANCE - ALAN ALDA ("The West Wing," "M*A*S*H*") AND PETER STOMARE ("Fargo" ) GUEST STARS - Red's (James Spader) motives for Berlin (guest star Peter Stormare) take a ...

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  20. 'Mom' star Allison Janney sells house in Studio CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Los Angeles Times

    ... take in views of the mountains and mature trees. Janney, 55, starred as the White House press secretary on "The West Wing" from 1999 to 2006. Since then she has been seen in "Masters of Sex" (2013-14) and "Mr. Sunshine" (2011). The actress will ...

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