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The Comeback (2005 - 2014)

The Comeback (2005 - 2014)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

67%
72%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

95%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

Former sitcom "It Girl" Valerie Cherish tries to jump-start her career with a series of ill-advised forays into reality TV.

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Seasons

85%
Critics Consensus: Substantially similar to its predecessor in all the best ways, The Comeback's resurrection season thrives on Lisa Kudrow's starring performance as Valerie Cherish.

2014, HBO, 8 episodes

50%
Critics Consensus: Intriguingly cynical, The Comeback unfortunately lacks the sharp insight and sympathetic characters needed to skewer showbiz conventions.

2005, HBO, 13 episodes

Cast

Lisa Kudrow
as Valerie Cherish
Lance Barber
as Paulie G.
Dan Bucatinsky
as Billy Stanton
Lillian Hurst
as Esperanza
Brian Delate
as Ron Wesson
Vanessa Marano
as Franchesca
Victoria Carroll
as Mary Murphy
Seth Rogen
as Himself
Jhoni Marchinko
as Catherine
Rose Abdoo
as Marianina
Brad Goreski
as Himself
Jay Leno
as Himself
Julie Chen
as Herself
Sara Gilbert
as Herself
Gary Kraus
as Man with Gut
Aisha Tyler
as Herself
RuPaul
as Himself
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Jun 5, 2005
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producers: Michael Patrick King, Lisa Kudrow, Dan Bucatinsky, John Melfi
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