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

    21 hrs ago | 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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  2. Gay Iconography: Kristin Chenoweth Is A Good Christian BelleRead the original story

    Saturday | 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 'X-Files' back on FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Erie Times News

    ... his social beliefs. 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." Brandy Norwood earned ...

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  6. Sheen to receive honorary degree from Ohio collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The China Post

    ... ape his social beliefs. 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."

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  7. Obama Less Popular Than Fictional Presidents, More Popular Than PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Outside the Beltway

    Whether it's the earnest Josiah Bartlet from "The West Wing" or the manipulative Frank Underwood in "House of Cards," Americans prefer television presidents to their real-life POTUS, President Barack "No Drama" Obama. A Reuters-Ipsos poll taken this month found 54 percent of Americans held an unfavorable opinion of Obama, known for his cool and cautious presidential style, while 46 percent were favorable.

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  8. Martin Sheen to get honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Recordpub.com

    ... 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 ...

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  9. Anthony Riley singing on "The Voice."Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Philly.com

    ... degree from the University of Dayton. Bartlet is, of course, the fictional president portrayed by Sheen on "The West Wing," and the actor will be honored in recognition of his activism for peace, social justice and human rights with a doctor of ...

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  10. What's Next for Women's Hockey?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Harvard Crimson

    After falling just short of claiming a national championship, the Crimson women's hockey team must look forward to what appears to be a bright future. In the series premiere of "The West Wing" , President Josiah Bartlet ends the episode with a rousing speech to his core staff about a group of Cuban refugees who battled through a storm to claim asylum in Miami.

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  11. Martin Sheen to receive honorary degree from Ohio collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... his social beliefs. 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 ...

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  12. Americans Would Rather See These Fictional Five Presidents In The White House Than ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Daily Caller

    David Palmer from "24" beat him. As did Jed Bartlet from "The West Wing." Laura Roslin from "Battlestar Galactica" ranked above him, and so did "Scandal's" Fitzgerald Grant, along with the menacing Frank Underwood, who murdered two people on "House of Cards."

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  13. The Case Against Dumb, Click-Bait PollsBy Asawin SuebsaengRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Daily Beast

    ... rating against some fictional presidents. They were wrong. "Whether it's the earnest Josiah Bartlet from The West Wing or the manipulative Frank Underwood in House of Cards , Americans prefer television presidents to their real-life POTUS, President ...

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  14. Martin Sheen to Receive Honorary Degree for Lifetime Commitment to Social JusticeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the theater, television and film. Among his best-known roles: President Josiah Bartlett in television's The West Wing, a serial killer in the film Badlands and a troubled soldier during the Vietnam War in Apocalypse Now. Sheen has been married to ...

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  15. Stage Tube: Broadway Celebrates Stockard Channing at Six Degrees PartyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... With a total of 13 Emmy nominations and three Emmy Awards, including those for her television roles in "The West Wing" and "The Matthew Shepard Story," she is currently seen in a recurring role on "The Good Wife." On the big screen, Stockard ...

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  16. TV presidents Frank Underwood, Josiah Bartlet more popular than Obama: pollRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Washington Times

    ... percent of those who had seen the Fox drama were favorable, Reuters reported . Martin Sheen's Jed Bartlet of "The West Wing" was rated favorably by 82 percent of its NBC viewers, the report said. Of those who watch ABC's "Scandal," 60 percent had a ...

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  17. Obama lags behind fictional TV presidentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Whether it's the earnest Josiah Bartlet from The West Wing or the manipulative Frank Underwood in House of Cards, US viewers prefer television presidents to their real-life POTUS, President Barack "No Drama" Obama. A Reuters-Ipsos poll taken this month found 54 percent of US citizens held an unfavourable opinion of Obama, known for his cool and cautious presidential style, while 46 percent were favourable.

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  18. Just look at all the A-listers on James Corden's US chat show debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Ledbury Reporter

    James Corden made one of the biggest moves of his career as he debuted as the host of a major American talk show. The Gavin And Stacey star was joined by guests Tom Hanks and Mila Kunis for his eagerly-anticipated first episode of The Late Late Show, which also featured pre-recorded cameos from Oscar winner Meryl Streep, former late night talk show host Jay Leno and The West Wing actress Allison Janney.

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  19. See How Much Americans Prefer Fictional Presidents to Barack ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | TIME.com

    ... said they hold a favorable opinion of the President played by Dennis Haysbert. Martin Sheen's Jed Bartlett of The West Wing scores an 82 percent favorable ranking among viewers. President Laura Roslin of the SyFy channel's Battlestar Galatica pulled ...

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  20. Late Late praise for host CordenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Oxford Times

    James Corden made one of the biggest moves of his career as he debuted as the host of a major American talk show. The Gavin And Stacey star was joined by guests Tom Hanks and Mila Kunis for his eagerly-anticipated first episode of The Late Late Show, which also featured pre-recorded cameos from Oscar winner Meryl Streep, former late night talk show host Jay Leno and The West Wing actress Allison Janney.

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