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  1. DVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth Talks New Album, Performs on Live with Kelly and Michael TodayRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the category of Favorite TV Guest Star. She also starred as Annabeth Schott on NBC's Emmy-winning drama "The West Wing" and guest judged on "American Idol" and "Project Runway." Chenoweth will return to Broadway, playing the glamorous film star, ...

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  2. Top 5 political TV shows to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Vidette

    ... it's still well-regarded as a sharp portrayal of political life. There are political dramas, and then there's "The West Wing." Created by Aaron Sorkin, this behemoth of a TV show followed the Democratic administration of President Josiah Bartlet for ...

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  3. Bradley Whitford joins the cast of 'Happyish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UPI

    Emmy Award-winning actor Bradley Whitford has joined the cast of the half-hour comedy pilot Happyish , Showtime announced Tuesday. Best known for his work on the TV shows The West Wing , Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and Trophy Wife , Whitford will play the character of Jonathan Cooke on Happyish .

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  4. Allison Janney Wants Her Real-Life Arguments To Be Like 'The West Wing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... to chat about her sitcom, "Mom," and host Ricky Camilleri couldn't let her get away without talking about "The West Wing." Janney said she often wishes she could briefly become a wordsmith on par with sharp-tongued press secretary C.J. Cregg . "You ...

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  5. Kristin Chenoweth to Talk New Album, Perform on Live with Kelly and Michael, 11/20Read the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the category of Favorite TV Guest Star. She also starred as Annabeth Schott on NBC's Emmy-winning drama "The West Wing" and guest judged on "American Idol" and "Project Runway." Chenoweth will return to Broadway, playing the glamorous film star, ...

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  6. Net neutrality deserves real discussionRead the original story

    Monday | Burlington Times News

    President Josiah Bartlet, the fictional leader of the free world on the TV show "The West Wing," once lamented that he was "a human starting gun." What he meant was that any issue he supported or criticized would instantly become a national conversation and a target for his political enemies.

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  7. Report: GOP, outside groups shared data via TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | USA Today

    ... to CNN. One account, @brunogianelli44, made reference to Bruno Gianelli, the fictional character from TV's The West Wing played by actor Ron Silver. Gianelli managed the second-term campaign of President Josiah Bartlet (Martin Sheen). The other ...

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  8. Net neutrality and the slow laneRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Jacksonville Daily News

    President Josiah Bartlet, the leader of the free world on the TV show "The West Wing," once lamented that he was "a human starting gun."

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  9. Herc Loves Tonight's Final-Five Episode Of Aaron Sorkin's the NewsroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... with funny that works. Tonight's episode introduces Mary McCormack, who played hot CIA agent Kate Harper on "The West Wing," as a hot FBI agent. Paul Leiberstein, who played Toby on NBC's "The Office" and recently joined "The Newsroom" as executive ...

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  10. Items: Bradley Whitford Feels Happyish, Frequency the Series & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | TVLine

    Whitford ( The West Wing ) has joined the cast of Showtime's Happyish pilot, playing Jonathan Cooke, the morally ambiguous boss of Steve Coogan's Thom Payne. The 30-minute pilot, which begins filming in New York this December, also stars Kathryn Hahn ...

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  11. Bradley Whitford To Replace Rhys Ifans In Comedy Series HappyishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | ContactMusic.com

    The West Wing star will play the boss and mentor of Steve Coogan's character in the dark comedy, about the pursuit of happiness. Coogan sign on to the show last month to step in for original star Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died of a drug overdose in February .

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  12. In the Spotlight Series: Love Letters' Alan AldaRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Four Seasons; Sweet Liberty; A New Life; and Betsy's Wedding (which he also wrote and directed). TV: "The West Wing," "30 Rock," "The Big C," "The Blacklist," "ER," host of "Scientific American Frontiers" on PBS, "M*A*S*H" (played Hawkeye Pierce ...

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  13. Bradley Whitford Replaces Rhys Ifans in Showtime's 'Happyish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ABC's short-lived but beloved Trophy Wife , as well as Aaron Sorkin 's Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and The West Wing. The casting returns the actor to Showtime where he had a brief role on Shameless . Whitford, like Hahn, also had a guest role on ...

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  14. Bradley Whitford Joins Happyish on ShowtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | ComingSoon.net

    Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe nominee Bradley Whitford ("The West Wing") has joined the cast of the Showtime comedy pilot "Happyish," playing Jonathan Cooke, Thom Payne's boss and an advertising industry legend whose success is due in equal ...

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  15. Bradley Whitford Joins Showtime Pilot 'Happy-ish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Deadline

    Bradley Whitford ( The West Wing ) has joined the cast of Showtime comedy pilot Happy-ish . He will play Jonathan Cooke, Thom Payne's (Steve Coogan) boss and an advertising legend who success is due in equal parts to his creative genius and moral ...

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  16. Shaq, Mayim Bialik on 'The View'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... The guests include Mayim Bialik ("The Big Bang Theory"), Allison Janney ("Mom"), series creator Aaron Sorkin ("The West Wing") and Norman Lear, whose hits include "All in the Family," "Sanford and Son," "Maude," "The Jeffersons," "One Day at a Time" ...

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  17. a The West Winga geeks are headed to Little RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Washington Post

    Martin Sheen as President Josiah Bartlet, left, and Rob Lowe as Sam Seaborn on NBC's 'The West Wing'. Love the "The West Wing"? Sort of like Arkansas? Cool with the Clintons? Then a trip to Little Rock's William J. Clinton Presidential Center to geek out on ephemera from everyone's favorite fast-talking White House drama might be in your future.

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  18. Clinton Library wins 'West Wing' scriptsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | Politico

    Someday soon, fans of the Clinton White House and of the TV show "The West Wing" may be able to indulge both those passions with a visit to the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock. Earlier this year, former Clinton White House Press Secretary Dee Dee Myers donated six years of scripts and other materials from the Emmy-winning TV show to the library, which hopes to eventually organize an exhibit that illustrates how art came to imitate life as lived by Clinton White House staffers.

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  19. Aaron Sorkin to Adapt Molly Bloom Memoir Molly's Game Set in the World of High Stakes PokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Collider

    With Aaron Sorkin recently saying he's probably leaving television behind for good after this third and final season of HBO's The Newsroom , the West Wing and Moneyball scribe is zeroing in on his next feature film assignment. Sorkin was in high demand after winning the Oscar for his brilliant The Social Network screenplay, and he tackled an adaptation of Walter Isaacson 's Steve Jobs biography as his follow-up film.

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  20. The smuggest superhero show on TV: "The Newsroom" blusters into its final seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Salon

    ... frequency of people with short-term memory loss. His men are definitely mansplainy - see Sam Seaborn in "The West Wing" telling Ainsley Hayes why she should support the Equal Rights Amendment - and his women are only slightly less so; his ...

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