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  1. Broadway Vet Lily Tomlin to Star in Road Trip Comedy GRANDMARead the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from 1970-73, Ms. Frizzle on The Magic School Bus, Kay Carter-Shepley on Murphy Brown, Deborah Fiderer on The West Wing, and Lillie Mae MacKenzie on Malibu Country. The actress will soon reunite with her "9 to 5" co-star Jane Fonda in the upcoming ...

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  2. Wake Up with BWW 1/28/2015 - Wicked Tour Gets New Faces, Porter Sings the Songbook and MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... e-winning actor is best known for his role as 'Hawkeye Pierce' in the TV series M*A*S*H and 'Arnold Vinick' in The West Wing; he also recently appeared on The Blacklist. Alda was nominated for an Oscar for his role in The Aviator in 2004.

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  3. The end of the world is nigh... in Berkshire: Filming commences on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... underground bunker in the unassuming English town. Rob Lowe, whose previous acting credits include TV dramas The West Wing and Brothers & Sisters, and movies The Outsiders and Behind The Candelabra, has been named as the show's lead star. ...

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  4. Allison Janney Set for 'Conversations with Coco' at la LGBT Center, 3/7Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... have come to relish. Allison Janney is a six-time Primetime Emmy Award-winner for her television work (The West Wing, Masters of Sex, Mom). She won the Outer Critics Circle and Clarence Derwent Awards for her performance in Present Laughter on ...

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  5. VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Possible Return to GLEE on 'Watch What Happens'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Award in the category of Favorite TV Guest Star. Chenoweth also starred as Annabeth Schott on the hit drama "The West Wing" and guest judged on "American Idol" and "Project Runway." Many remember her show-stealing, Tony-winning performance in You're ...

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  6. 'A woman who eats cereal out of a bathtub gets to meet with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Independent.ie

    Actor Rob Lowe has hit out after United States President Barack Obama met with a YouTube star but declined to have a face-to-face with Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu. Lowe, perhaps best known for his part on political drama The West Wing, tweeted his million followers yesterday: "Hold up.

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  7. Hollywood actor Rob Lowe: Obamaprefers fruit loops over NetanyahuRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Lucianne.com

    How is it that a woman famous for eating cereal in a bathtub can get an audience with US President Barack Obama, when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to do so? asked Rob Lowe on Twitter. Among the Hollywood actor's famous roles, is that of Deputy White House Communications Director in the television show The West Wing.

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  8. Hollywood actor Rob Lowe: Obama prefers fruit loops over NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Jerusalem Post

    How is it that a woman famous for eating cereal in a bathtub can get an audience with US President Barack Obama, when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to do so? asked Rob Lowe on Twitter. Among the Hollywood actor's famous roles, is that of Deputy White House Communications Director in the television show The West Wing.

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  9. Rob Lowe hits out at White House decision not to meet Israeli leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Independent

    ... with Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu. Lowe, perhaps best known for his part on political drama The West Wing, tweeted his million followers yesterday: "Hold up. Is it true that a woman who eats cereal out of a bath tub gets to meet with the ...

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  10. Rob Lowe Heading To Slough For British Tv ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ContactMusic.com

    ... the area is set to be thrust into the spotlight once again as the focus of Lowe's latest small screen project. The West Wing star has signed up to head the cast of Apocalypse Slough, a quirky comedy which will also feature Jenna Fischer, famed for ...

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  11. White House Big Block of Cheese Day draws on tradition, 'The West Wing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Getty Images) The other president is Jed Bartlet, the fictional White House resident from the popular TV show "The West Wing." He reintroduced the Jackson cheese-eating story, which in real life catapulted it to popular legend status. In fact, the ...

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  12. NBC Vets Jenna Fischer, Megan Mullally and Rob Lowe Join NBC's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ain't It Cool News

    NBC vets Jenna Fischer ("The Office"), Megan Mullally ("Will & Grace," "Parks & Recreation") and Rob Lowe ("The West Wing," "Parks and Recreation") has all signed aboard Sky/NBC's "Apocalypse Slough," the 10-episode ensemble dramedy about people ...

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  13. The (Real) Story of the White House and the Big Block of CheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Government Executive

    Wednesday, as you may have heard , is the White House's second annual Big Block of Cheese Day. Inspired by a fictional character in a fictional presidential administration , the very real staff of the West Wing are answering citizen questions, online - because, as the White House puts it , cheesily, "we thought it'd be a gouda idea to brie-unite a certain cast of characters to help us bring back a tradition that dates back to the days of President Andrew Jackson."

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  14. 'Big Block of Cheese Day' allows Americans to ask questions to White House aidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    The awkward level reaches "cringe-worthy" at points, but a new White House video shows Press Secretary Josh Earnest having a group phone chat with members of the "West Wing" in a scripted parody to promote "Big Block of Cheese Day." The second annual event, scheduled for the day after the State of the Union address, will provide a forum for Americans to ask White House aides questions via social media.

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  15. Rob Lowe, Megan Mullally and Mathew Baynton to star in new drama Apocalypse SloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Radio Times

    The ten-part drama will be led by US stars Rob Lowe (The West Wing, Brothers and Sisters) and Megan Mullally (Will and Grace), with Jenna Fischer (the US Office) also on board, although it's not yet clear whether Slough's famous paper headquarters ...

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  16. Who Said It: Obama or Jed Bartlet?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | National Journal

    Jed Bartlet, the fictional president played by Martin Sheen in The West Wing, inspired many a TV-obsessed college student to move to Washington in the early aughts. We made fun of those college students at the time for thinking the show provided any insights inside the Beltway.

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  17. Rob Lowe to Lead British End-of-World Drama Apocalypse SloughRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dance," "Masquerade" and "Mulholland Falls." Additionally, Lowe starred as Sam Seaborn on the NBC drama "The West Wing" for four seasons, from 1999 to 2003. During that time, the show won a record four consecutive Emmys for Outstanding Drama. His ...

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  18. Rob Lowe To Play Devil's Advocate In Sky End-Of-World Drama 'Apocalypse Slough'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Another well known U.S. actor is crossing the pond to topline a British series. We've learned that Parks & Recreation and The West Wing alum Rob Lowe will star in Apocalypse Slough , the 10-part series ordered earlier this month by Sky 1 as part of satcaster's increased push into original drama.

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  19. Rob Lowe, 50, reveals secret to staying young is thrill-seeking sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    ... the St. Elmo's Fire star said, joking, 'I'm aging on the inside, Conan. I'm 103 in my heart. I'm so bitter.' The West Wing actor previously referred to himself as an 'adrenal junkie,' Conan said, and asked the reformed bad boy to clarify. 'Like I ...

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  20. Rob Lowe's dead birdieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | DurhamRegion.com

    Rob Lowe is too traumatized to play golf again after killing a bird mid-flight when he struck a shot. The 50-year-old actor was taking part in a celebrity golf tournament in Iowa in 2007 when he accidentally hit his golf ball straight into an American goldfinch, which also happens to be the official state bird of Iowa, and then had to look on with horror as the feathered creature dropped dead.

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