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Samantha Who? 

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A woman suffers from amnesia and is forced to find out who she really is.
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 5 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Christina Applegate ...  Samantha 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Jennifer Esposito ...  Andrea Belladonna 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Kevin Dunn ...  Howard 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Melissa McCarthy ...  Dena 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Tim Russ ...  Frank 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Barry Watson ...  Todd 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Jean Smart ...  Regina Newly 35 episodes, 2007-2009
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After a car accident gave Samantha amnesia, she has to start her life all over, while gradually discovering her past. These personalities clash, as her former self is too wicked to accept, but the past won't just be forgotten by those who knew her: family, house-mate/exes and professional circles. Written by KGF Vissers

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15 October 2007 (USA) See more »

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Sam I Am See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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1.78 : 1
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Samantha's favorite movie is Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). See more »

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Referenced in The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards (2009) See more »

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charming and funny
17 October 2007 | by earlytalkieSee all my reviews

Here is an original idea. What if we all had the chance to forget the transgressions we committed in our life up to this time? What would happen if you woke up from a coma not knowing the first thing about your past? Such is the premise of "Samamtha Who?", a charming fantasy-comedy starring Christina Applegate, formerly of "Married...With Children". I suspect that most of us, given the chance, would probably not like a few things about our past lives, but Samantha, pre-amnesia, was a bit more unlikeable than most. Miss Applegate has progressed quite a bit as a comedic actress over the years, and her character here gets a chance to show her considerable comedic talents. Her reactions and expressions remind one of the early Marlo Thomas in the "That Girl" series. This series deserves a chance to succeed, if only the writers can keep up the writing end, not running out of ideas based soley on the amnesia gag. There is promise here.


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