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Fat Actress 

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Series (2005)
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An actress (Alley, playing a version of herself) struggles to lose weight and revive her Hollywood career.
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Series cast summary:
Kirstie Alley ...  Kirstie Alley 7 episodes, 2005
Bryan Callen ...  Eddie Falcone 7 episodes, 2005
Rachael Harris ...  Kevyn Shecket 7 episodes, 2005
Kelly Preston ...  Quinn Taylor Scott 4 episodes, 2005
Mayim Bialik ...  Self 2 episodes, 2005
Mark Curry ...  Max Cooper 2 episodes, 2005
Michael McDonald ...  Sam Rascal 2 episodes, 2005
Jeff Zucker ...  Self 2 episodes, 2005
Tait Ruppert Tait Ruppert ...  Chuck Manson 2 episodes, 2005
Carmen Electra ...  Carmen Electra 1 episode, 2005
Merv Griffin ...  Self 1 episode, 2005
Larry King ...  Larry King 1 episode, 2005
Melissa Gilbert ...  Melissa Gilbert 1 episode, 2005
Geoffrey Lewis ...  Robert - Kirstie's Father 1 episode, 2005
Kevin Nealon ...  Johnny Knightley 1 episode, 2005
Leah Remini ...  Self 1 episode, 2005
Bill Smitrovich ...  John McGuire 2 episodes, 2005
Christopher McDonald ...  Jimmy - Kirstie's Brother 1 episode, 2005
Rhea Perlman ...  Self 1 episode, 2005
Kevin Sasaki Kevin Sasaki ...  Singer 1 episode, 2005
Carl Banks ...  Police Officer #1 1 episode, 2005
Kid Rock ...  Kid Rock 2 episodes, 2005
Harvey J. Newmark Harvey J. Newmark ...  Party Musician #1 1 episode, 2005
Wallace Shawn ...  Dr. Sigmund von Oy 2 episodes, 2005
Connie Stevens ...  Jillian - Kirstie's Mother 2 episodes, 2005
John Travolta ...  Self 2 episodes, 2005
Vene L. Arcoraci ...  Leah's Friend 1 episode, 2005
Jaime Aymerich ...  Little Jorge 1 episode, 2005
Mo Collins ...  Female Prison Guard 1 episode, 2005
Matt Gould Matt Gould ...  Interviewer 1 episode, 2005
Hiram Kasten ...  Agent 1 episode, 2005
Mark Z. Stevens Mark Z. Stevens ...  Party Musician #2 1 episode, 2005
Yvette Nicole Brown ...  Woman in Restaurant 1 episode, 2005
A.J. Buckley ...  McG's Stand'in 1 episode, 2005
Laura Dash Laura Dash ...  Little Person #1 2 episodes, 2005
Willie Gault ...  Police Officer #2 1 episode, 2005
Edward W. Vodicka Edward W. Vodicka ...  Party Musician #3 1 episode, 2005
John Colella ...  Waiter 1 episode, 2005
Danielle Franke ...  Leah's Friend #2 1 episode, 2005
Butch Klein ...  Actor 1 episode, 2005
Deren Tadlock ...  Cop #1 1 episode, 2005
Sandra Genovese Sandra Genovese ...  Paparazzi #1 1 episode, 2005
Joe Gieb ...  Angel 1 episode, 2005
Steve Maye Steve Maye ...  Cop #2 1 episode, 2005
Sam Pancake ...  Man in Car #2 1 episode, 2005
Bob Glouberman ...  Carmen's Friend 1 episode, 2005
Joseph S. Griffo ...  Little Person #2 2 episodes, 2005
Phil Morris ...  Man at Counter 1 episode, 2005
True Parker True Parker ...  Vincent 1 episode, 2005
David Guzman David Guzman ...  Little Person #3 2 episodes, 2005
Jackie Harris Greenberg ...  Canadian Angel 1 episode, 2005
Michael Wiseman ...  Stephen Wilcox 1 episode, 2005
Selene Luna Selene Luna ...  Little Person #4 2 episodes, 2005
Edie McClurg ...  Nosy Lady 1 episode, 2005
Stacey Woods Stacey Woods ...  Receptionist 1 episode, 2005
Jim Meskimen ...  Scottish Crewman 1 episode, 2005
Susan Rossitto Susan Rossitto ...  Little Person #5 2 episodes, 2005
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An actress (Alley, playing a version of herself) struggles to lose weight and revive her Hollywood career.

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A lot like Curb Your Enthusiasm (without all the F-bombs)
8 March 2005 | by mvanderplowSee all my reviews

The premise is a lot like Larry David's "Curb Your Enthusiam", following the 'homelife' of a celebrity that's star has tarnished a bit over the years and their bid to get back into the limelight.

It's obviously trying (desperately) to parody Kirstie's attempts to get back into television, find a man, and deal with her weight.

The show is rife with fat jokes, from Kirstie cursing a fast food joint for forgetting her fries to the stereotype that black men like big, white booty.

It was a relief to see that the show has toned down language moreso than Larry David's "Curb Your Enthusiasm". I'm no prude but I do cringe at hearing the f-bomb multiple times for no particular reason. This is one redeeming quality.

It'll take a few more episodes to really give it a more complete comment. If you're looking for some cheap laughs and less f-bombage, check it out.


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6 March 2005 (USA) See more »

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