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  1. Dan Stevens Joins New X-Men Show, Legion, Alongside Aubrey Plaza and Jean SmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | E! Online

    ... and recently popped up on Criminal Minds . Smart's past TV roles include the aforementioned Fargo and Designing Women , Samantha Who? , Frasier and 24 . Fargo 's Hawley is writing the script and serving as executive producer alongside Lauren Shuler ...

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  2. Judith Ivey directs Public Theatre's "Ladies Foursome"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Twin City Times

    ... her numerous roles on stage, in film and on television, including recurring roles on "Will and Grace" and "Designing Women." Her directing credits include numerous regional and Off-Broadway theatres. The cast includes Brigitte Viellieu-Davis as ...

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  3. What's Gay About the 2016 Grammy Nominations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Advocate

    ... Legendary folk singer and out lesbian Janis Ian is nominated along with television actress Jean Smart ( Designing Women ) for their reading of Isabel Miller's novel Patience and Sarah, a lesbian love story. Although the band itself features no out ...

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  4. BWW Review: North Coast Rep CHAPATTI Celebrates Second ChancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The much-anticipated San Diego directing debut of well-known actress and director Judith Ivey in the west coast premiere of Christian O'Reilly's Irish-themed comedic drama Chapatti at North Coast Rep did not disappoint. One of the most versatile players of stage, film and TV, two-time Tony winner Ivey is perhaps most popular for her role in the well-liked TV series Designing Women but her compelling presence has been admired in just about every dramatic arena.

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  5. Broadway star's new direction brings her to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Ivey has no plans to give up performing entirely (her extensive screen credits include a stint on TV's "Designing Women" and, most recently, a role in the new ABC series "The Family"), she admits she "would love to be able to put the acting over to ...

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  6. a Fargoa a surprise reward for Jean SmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | New York Post

    ... in the second season of "Fargo," premiering Monday night on FX. Smart, 64, is a 1980s sitcom vet ("Designing Women") who later became known for Emmy-winning guest roles ("Frasier," "Samantha Who?") and for taking surprising dramatic detours (First ...

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  7. BWW Interview: Judith Ivey Directs Irish Love Tale at North Coast RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actor and director in theater, television and film, Judith Ivey is a recognizable player in multiple roles on and off stage. Perhaps best known for her one-year stint on the TV hit Designing Women , she has appeared on numerous other high profile shows and films on the large screen, including Brighton Beach Memoirs and Devil's Advocate .

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  8. 'Fargo': Second series remains stunningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... comes in seeing familiar TV actors reveal their versatility. Beyond Donovan of "Burn Notice" and Smart of "Designing Women," those performers include Brad Garrett of "Everybody Loves Raymond" and Nick Offerman of "Parks and Recreation." Four ...

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  9. Red carpet fashion through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | CNN

    ... past 31 years, one thing remains the same: The red carpet is the "must-see TV" of the ceremony. In 1987, "Designing Women" actress Delta Burke chose a black dress for the Emmys, but it was anything but basic. Dana Delany, who was starring in "China ...

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  10. It's a WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Art Voice

    ... and television actors including Erika Christensen ( Traffic , Parenthood ), Annie Potts ( Ghostbusters , Designing Women ), Martin Donovan ( Insomnia , Weeds ), Jason Biggs ( American Pie , Orange is the New Black ), Scott Caan ( Ocean's 11 , Hawaii ...

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  11. Delta Burke: Then and NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | ABC News

    These days, Delta Burke , who is best known for portraying the self-centered ex-beauty queen on the 1980s hit show "Designing Women," keeps a much lower profile. Sporting a simple bob and relatively makeup-free, the 59-year-old actress was last seen in public last December, while walking with longtime husband Gerald McRaney in Studio City, California.

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  12. From 'Ghostbusters' to Buffalo, Annie Potts enjoying her rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    Potts has spent the past few weeks in Buffalo filming "Two for One," the latest movie to use the city as its backdrop. For Potts, 62, best known for her role as Janine Meinitz in both "Ghostbuster" movies or Mary Jo Shively in CBS' "Designing Women," the movie marks the first time the Tennesee-born and Kentucky-raised actress has been in Buffalo.

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  13. Cranks: A big day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | The Star

    ... Florida, was born on July 30, 1956. You remember Delta, she was "Suzanne Sugarbaker" in the 80's sitcom, "Designing Women." My favorite memories of this show include a quote from Suzanne's sister, Julia Sugarbaker, played by Dixie Carter. Julia once ...

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  14. Great writing make 'Re-Designing Women' a road trip to Vegas more than worth itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    These two gems have a third show joining their ranks of the upper echelon of drag parody - "Re-Designing Women." Instead of taking some popular episodes and finding the humor in them and adding a lot of tongue-in-cheek twists, "Women" is an original production written with great flare and vision by Jamie Morris.

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  15. Photos: The best of the Emmys red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | CNN

    ... past 31 years, one thing remains the same: The red carpet is the "must-see TV" of the ceremony. In 1987, "Designing Women" actress Delta Burke chose a black dress for the Emmys, but it was anything but basic. Dana Delany, who was starring in "China ...

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  16. Nancy J. PrashawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... was ordered by actor Hal Holbrook and his wife Dixie Carter (then performing in the TV sitcom “Designing Women”) as a gift for his daughter's wedding in New York City. Nancy was recognized with the Chamber's Ambassador Award in 2007, ... 1 comment

  17. Nancy J. PrashawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... was ordered by actor Hal Holbrook and his wife Dixie Carter (then performing in the TV sitcom “Designing Women”) as a gift for his daughter's wedding in New York City. Nancy was recognized with the Chamber's Ambassador Award in 2007, ...

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