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  1. What's Next for Richard Schiff from The West Wing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... of Lies and DirecTV's Rogue . And he's currently filming Dirk Gently for BBC America. In May he reunited with The West Wing 's Allison Janney on an episode of her CBS series, Mom .


  2. Richard Schiff of 'West Wing': TV as the image of governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Toby Ziegler, White House communications director on The West Wing , was one of the most earnest characters in television . With a solemn and subtle severity, Toby fought for decency in democracy.


  3. Allison Janney Talks Tallulah, Mom and MotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Houston Press

    ... she took on because it was so good she didn't want anyone else to do it. And a deep breath. In her work on The West Wing , Masters of Sex and The Help , or in low-budget indie greats like Todd Solondz's Life During Wartime and the multi-cam sitcom ...


  4. Broadway Icon Kristin Chenoweth to Perform on Martha's Vineyard, Provincetown This AugustRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 |

    ... of "Favorite TV Guest Star." Though Kristin has often come into our living rooms on hit shows such as "The West Wing" (where she starred as Annabeth Schott) and as a guest judge on both American Idol and Project Runway, she may be most remembered by ...


  5. West Wing Darling Allison Janney Admits She's Over the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 |

    Seven-time Emmy Award winner Allison Janney may be best known as her turn in the critically acclaimed series The West Wing as the Bartlet administration Press Secretary C.J. Cregg , but the 2016 cycle has the actress turning to anything but politics. Janney sat down with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show Monday night, and revealed that despite the political climate that her signature character was a part of for years on television, she's grown disenfranchised with the nonsense of today's cable news.


  6. Netflix: Everything coming and going in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Polygon

    ... literally on fire - and its cast includes Shameik Moore ( Dope ), Jaden Smith ( After Earth ), Jimmy Smits ( The West Wing ) and Giancarlo Esposito ( Breaking Bad ). Only the first half of its 12-episode inaugural season will premiere in August; the ...


  7. 5 trailers to watch while you're waiting for Marvel to #FreetheFootage - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CNet News

    ... It stars Elijah Wood as Todd, Samuel Barnett ("Penny Dreadful") as the title character and Richard Schiff ("The West Wing"). I expect it to be a sort of kindred spirit with the zany "Psych" -- which is good, I've been missing a funny crime show. ...


  8. Tammy Blanchard talks new Netflix film 'Tallulah,' moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Newsday

    ... in the new Netflix original film, "Tallulah" - women like Ellen Page ("Juno"), Allison Janney ("Mom," "The West Wing") and Uzo Aduba ("Orange Is the New Black") - but after seeing her performance, you'll want to commit her name to memory. She's an ...


  9. Yes, that really was Miamia s mayor on HBOa s a BallersaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Miami Herald

    ... to meet "Ballers" cast member Richard Schiff, who played White House communications director Toby Ziegler on "The West Wing." "I loved that show, and I got to sit next to Richard in that scene and meet him. It was a pretty great day." Regalado was ...


  10. Harrison Ford In 'Air Force One' & Charlie Sheen In...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | PRWeb

    ... villainous characters played by Charlie Sheen and Martin Sheen (who starred as a more reliable leader on TV's "The West Wing"). The top ten rankings in each category are as follows: About FandangoNOW FandangoNOW offers a massive digital library of ...


  11. The First Ladies of "Tallulah" are sad for Melania TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | New York Daily News

    ... premiere, Allison Janney - who spent seven seasons playing White House press secretary C.J. Cregg on "The West Wing" - said that show's creator would have been inspired by Trump's speech, though probably not in a way the Trumps would have preferred. ...


  12. VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks New Netflix Film TALLULAH on 'Today'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 |

    In the new Netflix film "Tallulah," "The West Wing" Emmy winner Allison Janney plays the mother of the character played by Ellen Page, Oscar-nominated for "Juno." Below, watch the actress talk about the project on this morning's TODAY.


  13. Combined ratings show cable shows struggle to pack big punchRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | O-R Online

    ... • Rob Lowe, who may have the record of continuous years on TV series (going all the way back to “The West Wing,”) is joining the cast of “Code Black” this fall.


  14. Allison Janney on Her Height, Filming a Sex Scene at Age 50 and 'The West Wing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Daily Actor

    ... a negative way, what it was like to film a sex scene at age 50, and her thoughts on her memorable character on The West Wing . Janney explains that her six-foot height has affected her career in numerous ways - though mostly good ways, surprisingly. ...


  15. Wicked star Kristin Chenoweth coming to TampaBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | ABC Action News

    Chenoweth has appeared in numerous television shows including Glee and The West Wing. She won a Tony Award for her performance in You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown.


  16. Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final Hamilton bow to The West Wing theme songRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... surprise during their final curtain call Saturday night when the orchestra began playing the theme song to The West Wing during the send-off. Miranda is a die-hard West Wing fan, and this isn't the first time the 11-time Tony winning musical has ...


  17. 'West Wing' Star's Response When Offered Job In Politics After Show EndedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Daily Caller

    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest feigns shock that actress Allison Janney, who played a fictional press secretary in "The West Wing" television show, had commandeered the lectern before the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 29, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst "West Wing" star Allison Janney was once asked to get involved in politics but wanted nothing to do with it.


  18. Pop Advice: Should You Start a War Over 'World of Warcraft'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The New York Observer

    ... Arkin offers to be your therapist you should totally say yes just for the hell of it. This is a reference to The West Wing , btw). Talk about your feelings. Go to therapy to help your brain, heart and gut get in sync about whether you wish to ...


  19. Martin Sheen's close encounter with 'tasty manure'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 |

    Our first encounter with the man who played Josiah Bartlet on The West Wing , in his latest role, is seeing him chasing a pig, before landing face first in a pile of manure. Not that Martin Sheen minded such antics one bit.


  20. Rob Lowe Scrubs in For His First Day on 'Code Black' - See the 'Medical Boot Camp' PicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | ETonline

    Just one day after it was announced that 52-year-old actor will star in Code Black 's second season, Lowe has already scrubbed in on set. The West Wing alum took to Instagram to document his doctoral debut on the CBS medical drama with an all-smiles pic besides his new co-stars Marcia Gay Harden and Luis Guzman.