Huge egos. Backbiting assistants. Screaming deadlines. Claudia "Claude" Casey has moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from permanent floater to the anchor's desk. It's a ... See full summary »

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 Claude Casey (81 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Kipp Steadman (81 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Lydia Weston (81 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Owen Kronsky (81 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Ramona Platt (80 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Will Butler (65 episodes, 2002-2005)
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 Carl Monari (60 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Jeb Denton (49 episodes, 2003-2006)
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Huge egos. Backbiting assistants. Screaming deadlines. Claudia "Claude" Casey has moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from permanent floater to the anchor's desk. It's a short elevator ride from the depths of the mailroom to the executive summit, but still the ice queen assistants give her a chilly reception. Now, can this perky former temp's warmth and humanity melt the hearts of the competitive up-and-comers? Written by Christy Varner <cavarner21@pennswoods.net>

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She's got dreams of moving up. And she won't let the snobs keep her down. See more »

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Sara Rue and Patrick Warburton starred together here years before Rue joined the cast of Rules of Engagement, another well-received sitcom. See more »

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Referenced in Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #11.80 (2004) See more »

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Good show
24 October 2004 | by (Malabar, FL) – See all my reviews

Interesting show---it reminds me of the way things truly were at times in office life. Interesting to see Andrea Parker (of The Pretender) in such an opposite role and pull it off. Very nice to look at at the same time.

The rest of the cast seem to work well together and after a bit of a rough go the first season, it seems to be much more stable and interesting.

Walker, Texas Ranger went to Friday nights and seemed to run forever. Hopefully, this show will do so at the same time. If "Hope and Faith" can make it, this certainly should also.

I was surprised how much I liked it.


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