Most Popular Titles With Debra Messing

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »







Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | Active

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a new elite squad of NYPD detectives who investigate sexually related crimes.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 44,776

2. Seinfeld (1989–1998)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

9.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York friends.

Creators: Larry David, Jerry Seinfeld | Stars: Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander

Votes: 138,818

3. Will & Grace (1998–2006)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer.

Creators: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick | Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

Votes: 32,690

4. The Mysteries of Laura (2014– )

42 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A single mom NYPD homicide detective cracks case after case while raising wild twin boys and locking horns with her less than helpful police detective ex-husband.

Creator: Jeff Rake | Stars: Debra Messing, Laz Alonso, Josh Lucas, Janina Gavankar

Votes: 3,939

5. NYPD Blue (1993–2005)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

NYPD Detectives of Manhattan's fictional 15th precinct investigate criminal cases.

Creators: Steven Bochco, David Milch | Stars: Dennis Franz, Gordon Clapp, James McDaniel, Bill Brochtrup

Votes: 7,825

6. King of the Hill (1997–2010)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A straight laced propane salesman in Arlen, Texas tries to deal with the wacky antics of his family and friends, while also to keep his son in line.

Creators: Greg Daniels, Mike Judge | Stars: Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon, Johnny Hardwick

Votes: 32,413

7. Smash (2012–2013)

44 min | Drama, Musical

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

There is more drama behind the scenes than on stage, as the team prepares an ambitious Broadway musical on the life of Marilyn Monroe.

Creator: Theresa Rebeck | Stars: Debra Messing, Jack Davenport, Katharine McPhee, Christian Borle

Votes: 13,972

8. Along Came Polly (2004)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
44 Metascore

A buttoned up newlywed finds his too organized life falling into chaos when he falls in love with an old classmate.

Writer: John Hamburg | Director: John Hamburg | Stars: Ben Stiller, Jennifer Aniston, Debra Messing, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 98,515

9. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities.

Creator: Jimmy Kimmel | Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett, Guillermo Rodriguez

Votes: 6,197

10. The Wedding Date (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
32 Metascore

Single-girl anxiety causes Kat Ellis (Messing) to hire a male escort (Mulroney) to pose as her boyfriend at her sister's wedding. Her plan, an attempt to dupe her ex-fiancé, who dumped her a couple years prior, proves to be her undoing.

Writers: Elizabeth Young, Dana Fox | Director: Clare Kilner | Stars: Dermot Mulroney, Debra Messing, Jack Davenport, Amy Adams

Votes: 33,068

11. Sesame Street (1969– )

TV-Y | 60 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.

Creator: Joan Ganz Cooney | Stars: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 6,558

12. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Jimmy Fallon hosts the tonight show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, Ahmir-Khalib Thompson

Votes: 4,844

13. Like Sunday, Like Rain (2014)

R | 104 min | Drama, Music

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
43 Metascore

Surrounded by wealth and living with abundant resources in Manhattan, 12-year-old cello prodigy Reggie, lives a solitary life lacking only frequently absent parents and friends. Estranged from family, having slacker boyfriend troubles, and fired from her waitressing job, sometimes musician 23-year-old Eleanor needs a new place to live and a new job.

Writer: Frank Whaley | Director: Frank Whaley | Stars: Leighton Meester, Olivia Luccardi, Debra Messing, Billie Joe Armstrong

Votes: 222

14. Garfield (2004)

PG | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
27 Metascore

Jon Arbuckle buys a second pet, a dog named Odie. However, Odie is then abducted and it is up to Jon's cat, Garfield, to find and rescue the canine.

Writers: Jim Davis, Joel Cohen, Alec Sokolow | Director: Peter Hewitt | Stars: Breckin Meyer, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Stephen Tobolowsky, Bill Murray

Votes: 50,563

15. The Mothman Prophecies (2002)

PG-13 | 119 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
52 Metascore

A reporter is drawn to a small West Virginia town to investigate a series of strange events, including psychic visions and the appearance of bizarre entities.

Writers: Richard Hatem, John A. Keel | Director: Mark Pellington | Stars: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, David Eigenberg, Bob Tracey

Votes: 59,303

16. Project Runway (2004– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV | Active

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Heidi Klum hosts a reality series where aspiring fashion designers compete for a chance to break into the industry. Each week, a designer is eliminated from the competition after exhibiting their work in front of a judges' panel.

Stars: Tim Gunn, Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Michael Kors

Votes: 7,390

17. Open Season (2006)

PG | 83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
49 Metascore

Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are to form a rag-tag army against the hunters.

Writers: Steve Bencich, Ron J. Friedman, Nat Mauldin, Jill Culton, Anthony Stacchi, Steve Moore, John B. Carls, Sam Harper, Dan Wilson, David Gilbreth | Directors: Roger Allers, Jill Culton, Anthony Stacchi | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Martin Lawrence, Debra Messing, Gary Sinise

Votes: 57,007

18. A Walk in the Clouds (1995)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A Walk in the Clouds depicted a story about a young-married US military soldier, named Paul, who returned home after the World War II. In the middle of the way back home, he accidentally ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Mark Kamen, Mark Miller, Harvey Weitzman, Piero Tellini, Cesare Zavattini, Vittorio de Benedetti | Director: Alfonso Arau | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Anthony Quinn, Giancarlo Giannini

Votes: 22,330

19. The Women (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
27 Metascore

A wealthy New Yorker wrestles with the decision to leave her cheating husband, as she and her friends discover that women really can have it all.

Writers: Diane English, Clare Boothe Luce, Anita Loos, Jane Murfin | Director: Diane English | Stars: Meg Ryan, Eva Mendes, Annette Bening, Debra Messing

Votes: 15,276

20. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

Stars: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Alan Kalter, Biff Henderson

Votes: 8,695

21. The View (1997– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Talk-Show

3.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

A handful of celeb "hosts," led by the ever ethereal Whoopi Goldberg, discuss issues of the day.

Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Barbara Walters

Votes: 3,602

22. Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003– )

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show | Active

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A mix of celebrity interviews, musical performers, audience participation games, and segments spotlighting real people with extraordinary stories and talents, hosted by comedienne Ellen DeGeneres.

Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Anthony Okungbowa, Stephen Boss, Jon Abrahams

Votes: 8,685

23. Lucky You (2007)

PG-13 | 124 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
49 Metascore

A hotshot poker player tries to win a tournament in Vegas, but is fighting a losing battle with his personal problems.

Writers: Eric Roth, Curtis Hanson | Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Eric Bana, Drew Barrymore, Robert Duvall, Phyllis Somerville

Votes: 17,335

24. Jesus (1999 TV Movie)

240 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A movie about the life, work and death of Jesus as we know it from the Bible.

Writer: Suzette Couture | Director: Roger Young | Stars: Jeremy Sisto, Debra Messing, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Jacqueline Bisset

Votes: 2,209

25. Celebrity (1998)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
41 Metascore

The fortunes of a husband and wife differ drastically after they divorce.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Judy Davis, Leonardo DiCaprio, Greg Mottola

Votes: 18,597

26. It Could Be Worse (2013 TV Mini-Series)

Comedy

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Jacob Gordon can't catch a break. A struggling actor with a personal life to match. His epic streak of bad luck just might change when he's cast in a Broadway musical; "The Ice Queen", opposite stage and screen royalty Veronica Bailey.

Creators: Mitchell Jarvis, Wesley Taylor | Stars: Wesley Taylor, Gideon Glick, Adam Chanler-Berat, Mitchell Jarvis

Votes: 93

27. Today (1952– )

240 min | News, Talk-Show

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

Creator: Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. | Stars: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Roker

Votes: 1,011

28. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992– )

TV-14 | 62 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

After Johnny Carson's retirement from the show, Jay Leno stepped in as his permanent replacement. The format of the show has remained largely unchanged, consisting primarily of an opening ... See full summary »

Stars: Jay Leno, Kevin Eubanks, Edd Hall, Rickey Minor

Votes: 7,714

29. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

60 min | News

3.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Kevin Frazier, Mary Hart

Votes: 1,291

30. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

Votes: 10,397

31. Hollywood Ending (2002)

PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
46 Metascore

A director is forced to work with his ex-wife, who left him for the boss of the studio bankrolling his new film. But the night before the first day of shooting, he develops a case of psychosomatic blindness.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Téa Leoni, Bob Dorian, Ivan Martin

Votes: 19,382

32. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )

65 min | Talk-Show

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

Stars: James Lipton, Bradley Cooper, Ellen Burstyn, Dave Chappelle

Votes: 3,744

33. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )

60 min | Talk-Show

5.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

This popular and long-running morning talk show owes much of its success to the chemistry between its two hosts, Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa. Although the format is not significantly ... See full summary »

Stars: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Regis Philbin, Kathie Lee Gifford

Votes: 1,115

34. The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986–2011)

60 min | Drama, Talk-Show | Active

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Chicago-based daytime talk-show host Oprah Winfrey invites a guest panel to discuss a topic, in front of a studio audience. The topics are often controversial or sensational.

Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Nate Berkus, Gayle King, Chris Rock

Votes: 3,447

35. The Doctors (2008– )

60 min | Talk-Show

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A team of medical professionals discuss a range of various health-related topics and answer questions from viewers who are too embarrassed to ask their own doctors.

Stars: Travis Stork, Andrew Ordon, Jim Sears, Lisa Masterson

Votes: 545

36. The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (2014 TV Special)

TV-14 | 127 min

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An awards ceremony honoring the best in American prime time television programming.

Writers: Alison Agosti, Alex Baze, Bryan Donaldson, Matt Goldich, Peter Grosz, Carol Kolb, Jack Kukoda, Andrew Law, John Lutz, Jon Macks, Seth Meyers, Jennifer Mischer, Chioke Nassor, Conner O'Malley, Josh Patton, Seth Reiss, Amber Ruffin, Pete Schultz, Michael Shoemaker, Ben Warheit, Michelle Wolf | Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Seth Meyers, Amy Poehler, Fred Armisen, Andre Braugher

Votes: 258

37. Extra (1994– )

60 min | News | Active

3.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Extra, a television news updates show on current events in the mass-entertainment business such as movies, TV, music, etc.

Stars: Mario Lopez, Tanika Ray, Renee Bargh, Tracey E. Edmonds

Votes: 256

38. Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Seth Meyers hosts a late-night talk show.

Stars: Seth Meyers, Fred Armisen, Michelle Wolf, Conner O'Malley

Votes: 752

39. The Starter Wife (2008– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama | Active

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A television show centered around Molly Kagan, the ex-wife of a Hollywood entertainment mogul who transitions into a fabulous independent life after her divorce.

Creators: Josann McGibbon, Sara Parriott | Stars: Debra Messing, Judy Davis, Chris Diamantopoulos, David Alan Basche

Votes: 882

40. Project Runway All Stars (2012– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV | Active

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Past designers come back to compete for another chance to be the winner of Project Runway.

Stars: Georgina Chapman, Isaac Mizrahi, Zanna Roberts Rossi, Alyssa Milano

Votes: 745

41. Omg! Insider (2004– )

News | Active

3.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Thea Andrews, Keltie Knight, Kevin Frazier, Michael Yo

Votes: 271

42. Total Request Live (1999–2008)

30 min | Music

3.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Chris Sabella, Tiffany Ding, Lindsay Lohan, Amanda Bynes

Votes: 724

43. McHale's Navy (1997)

PG | 108 min | Action, Comedy

4.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Retired Lieutenant Commander Quinton McHale spends his days puttering around the Caribbean in the old PT-73 selling homebrew, ice cream, and swimsuit calendars. He's brought out of ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Crabbe, Andy Rose | Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Tom Arnold, Dean Stockwell, Ernest Borgnine, Debra Messing

Votes: 5,242

44. Ned and Stacey (1995–1997)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Ned and Stacey get married after one week after meeting each other. He marries her to get a promotion. She marries him because she can't seem to find a place to live and likes his apartment... See full summary »

Creator: Michael J. Weithorn | Stars: Thomas Haden Church, Debra Messing, Greg Germann, Nadia Dajani

Votes: 1,072

45. Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
50 Metascore

A Puerto Rican family living in the area of Humboldt Park in west Chicago face what may be their last Christmas together.

Writers: Alison Swan, Rick Najera, Robert Teitel, Rene M. Rigal | Director: Alfredo De Villa | Stars: John Leguizamo, Freddy Rodríguez, Debra Messing, Alfred Molina

Votes: 2,881

46. Purple Violets (2007)

103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Patti Petalson (Blair) struggles with the pressure of becoming the next important American writer.

Writer: Edward Burns | Director: Edward Burns | Stars: Annette Arnold, Selma Blair, James Biberi, Edward Burns

Votes: 2,593

47. Hollywood Squares (1998–2004)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Contestants guess the correctness of celebrities' answers in order to win spaces in a tic-tac-toe game.

Stars: Tom Bergeron, Shadoe Stevens, Whoopi Goldberg, Martin Mull

Votes: 592

48. The Starter Wife (2007 TV Mini-Series)

276 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An ex-wife of a Hollywood studio boss starts her life after her divorce. Based on the novel by Gigi Levangie Grazer.

Stars: Debra Messing, Judy Davis, Chris Diamantopoulos, Peter Jacobson

Votes: 1,806

49. Inside Edition (1988– )

Documentary, News | Active

4.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Along with "Hard Copy" and "A Current Affair", this show was one of the early alternative news shows to be carried nationwide in the US. Primary stories usually focused on sex scandals, ... See full summary »

Stars: Deborah Norville, Les Trent, Jim Moret, Diane McInerney

Votes: 209

50. The Meredith Vieira Show (2014– )

60 min | Talk-Show

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Genuine women with uplifting life stories.

Stars: Meredith Vieira, Marcellas Reynolds, Tyler French, Bevy Smith

Votes: 30