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(2005– )

Episode List


Season 1

5 Jun. 2005
Faded television starlet Valerie Cherish attempts to land a role in a new sitcom, Room and Bored, by taking part in a reality show chronicling her somewhat mortifying "comeback".
12 Jun. 2005
Valerie Triumphs at the Upfronts
The cast of Room and Bored is flown to New York City to introduce the media to Aunt Sassy and her attractive young charges. As that happens, the ever bubbly Valerie gets a reality check on just how far her star has fallen.
19 Jun. 2005
Valerie Bonds with the Cast
After a table read for the first official episode, Valerie invites her young costars to a "bonding lunch", but Juna doesn't show up. The two make up later with a one-on-one lunch, where Valerie learns why Juna is such a paparazzi favorite.
26 Jun. 2005
Valerie Stands up for Aunt Sassy
Valerie fights to change a potentially offensive line written for Aunt Sassy.
10 Jul. 2005
Valerie Demands Dignity
Charla from The Amazing Race guest stars on "The Comeback", causing Valerie stress.
17 Jul. 2005
Valerie Saves the Show
With the cast in a funk following Room and Bored's lackluster premiere, Valerie tries to boost morale with a late-night cookie delivery that gives new meaning to her trademark line, "I don't wanna see that!"
24 Jul. 2005
Valerie Gets a Very Special Episode
Valerie overhears the writers mocking her, and they write her a full episode in fear of retribution.
31 Jul. 2005
Valerie Relaxes in Palm Springs
Valerie and Mark head to the desert for a long weekend in Palm Springs... with strings attached. While Mark draws the line with Jane's crew on the golf course, Valerie finds a new mentor in an old acquaintance.
7 Aug. 2005
Valerie Hangs with the Cool Kids
At the insistence of the network, Room and Bored gets a makeover and two new cast members, spurring talk of a coup by the "original five". Meanwhile, Valerie spends some quality time with Franchesca and her rotten little friends.
14 Aug. 2005
Valerie Gets a Magazine Cover
With Juna getting all the hype and magazine covers, Valerie enlists a new publicist, Billy Stanton, to land her a cover. Billy scores a shoot for "Be Yoga", forcing Valerie to remodel her fitness room and take a yoga crash course.
21 Aug. 2005
Valerie Stands Out on the Red Carpet
Val's new publicist pressures her to get a picture on the red carpet with Juna.
28 Aug. 2005
Valerie Shines Under Stress
Jane pulls rank on Tom and Paulie G. to get Valerie more lines on Room and Bored. Meanwhile, a stalker threat forces extra security on set, exposing old back problems as she's prepping for a big pratfall scene.
4 Sep. 2005
Valerie Does Another Classic Leno
Valerie goes on Leno to slam "The Comeback" and quit on air.

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