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The New Adventures of Old Christine 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2006–2010)
A divorced mom tries to keep pace with everyone around her.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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...  Christine 'Old Christine' Campbell / ... 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Richard Campbell 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Matthew Kimble 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Ritchie Campbell 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Christine 'New Christine' Hunter 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Marly Ehrhardt 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Lindsay 88 episodes, 2006-2010
...  Barb Baran 67 episodes, 2006-2010
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Christine is divorced from Richard but continues to see him as a best friend, even when he becomes involved with a woman, also named "Christine." Living in an apartment with her son Ritchie, her brother Matthew rents a separate room in an outbuilding and the two of them feed off the insecurities of the other implanted by their mother during their upbringing. "Old" Christine runs a gym with her best friend Barb, whose name describes her wit. Christine's insecurities are not helped by the other parents at a posh school she and Richard send their son to, one that is generally thought to be beyond the means of regular working people. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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13 March 2006 (USA)  »

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Andy Ackerman, the Producer and Director of this show, worked with Julia Louis-Dreyfus on Seinfeld (1989), taking over from season six, to the end of the show. See more »

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Matthew Kimble: We woke up; I thought she'd leave. Then she made eggs; I thought she'd eat her eggs and leave. Then she took a bath; I thought she'd take a bath and leave. Then she took a nap; I thought she'd take a nap and leave. Then she decided to sunbathe.
Richard Campbell: God, it's like a sexy Dr. Seuss book.
Matthew Kimble: I don't want her here all day. I don't like her anyway.
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.3 (2010) See more »

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Different Opinion - Love It!
12 February 2008 | by See all my reviews

I have to say this is my favorite show. I don't like a lot of TV shows out there - the writing of most shows is awkward and contrived. However, I tune in every week for this show and ONLY this show. Julia's character is a riot, and I think Julia is perfect in this role. Even my husband watches this show with me, and if he laughs out loud, then I think it's pretty darn good. Christine's day to day complexes, obsessions, and awkward interactions make me smile and laugh because they're so similar to what I, as a woman, often feel. Of course, the show magnifies these complexes, but that's what makes it so ridiculous and funny. Definitely worth your time.


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