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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of May 6)

Never let it be said that the networks don’t know how to ramp up the guest star quotient during May sweeps.  This past week included a plethora of familiar faces, starting with actor Tahmoh Penikett, who appeared in the season finale of Castle on Monday night. Tahmoh is best known for […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 29)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 29)

Now that May sweeps is upon us, this not only signifies the impending end of the 2011-2012 TV season but also the network’s ramped up efforts to have terrific guest stars popping up on their shows. First, over on last Sunday night’s new episode of GCB, actors Kevin Alejandro and […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 22)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 22)

As April comes to an end, edging closer to May sweeps, surprisingly there weren’t quite as many guest stars of note on my favorite shows. That doesn’t mean there weren’t any. Thankfully, a few familiar faces popped up on primetime TV. Let’s start with Thursday night’s drama offerings, beginning with […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 15)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 15)

As we edge closer to the final episodes of the traditional 2011-2012 TV season, many more great guest stars are cropping up on my favorite shows, as I am sure they are doing on your favorite shows. Let’s start with last Sunday’s new episode of Breakout Kings that featured actor […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 8)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of April 8)

There were a lot of great guest stars this past week – as is the case every week, I know – but it is still a lot of fun looking out for familiar faces. Let’s start with actress Kellie Martin showing up on last week’s new Army Wives. She appeared […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide To Guest Stars (Week of April 1)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide To Guest Stars (Week of April 1)

It’s April and that means we are edging even closer to the end of the 2011-2012 TV season. And that means the shows are amping up their guest star wattage, bringing on ever more interesting guest stars to their weekly dramas. This past week was no exception with the following guest appearances: […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 25)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 25)

This past week featured a lot of familiar faces in my favorite shows, starting with Sunday night. Actor Kevin Alejandro appeared as the latest escape prisoner being hunted down by the team on Breakout Kings. Kevin is best known for his roles on Southland, Ugly Betty and True Blood; but […]

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 18)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 18)

While many shows are still in repeats there were a few cable and major network shows that aired new episodes. Within those episodes were some fun, familiar faces starting with: Actor Tom Everett Scott appeared on last Sunday night’s episode of GCB, playing an old schoolmate of the ladies who is […]

Guest Star Goodness: Psych “Shawn and the Real Girl”
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Guest Star Goodness: Psych “Shawn and the Real Girl”

Last Wednesday’s episode of the popular dramedy Psych was jam-packed with familiar faces, making it necessary to give them a shout out for their guest star goodness. Among the guest stars during this episode, which took a look inside a fictional reality series, included:

It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 11)
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It Was So Good To See You: Guide to Guest Stars (Week of March 11)

March TV is normally known for repeats but, thankfully, some of my favorite shows came through with some great guest stars on a fresh batch of new episodes. Last Monday on the new episode of Alcatraz, actor Mahershala Ali appeared as one of the returning 1963 prisoners. Ali is best […]