Type
Scripted
Premiered
Jun. 05, 2005
Status
Returning Series
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
HBO TV Network
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The Comeback

Ten years ago she was TV's "It" girl. Now It's a different story. For Valerie Cherish, no price is too high to pay for clinging to the television spotlight. Lisa Kudrow stars as Valerie Cherish, a former B-list sitcom star so desperate to revive her career that she agrees to star in a reality television show called The Comeback.

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02x08 Valerie Gets What She Really Wants Aired: Dec. 28, 2014

It's the weekend of the Emmys in the second-season finale, and Valerie is riding high thanks to her success in "Seeing Red," and even gets noticed …

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The Comeback premiered on HBO on June 5, 2005 and aired for a single, 13-episode season before being canceled.

The series was revived nine years later and an eight-episode second season started airing on HBO on November 9, 2014.

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  • For nine years (time passed between the first and second season of the show) Lisa Kudrow and Michael Patrick King often talked about Valerie, both wondering where she'd be.
  • Lisa Kudrow said in 2010 that if the show were picked up for a season two the character Paulie G. would've ended up getting fired, Gigi would've been in charge of the sitcom and it would've…
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    Lisa Kudrow said in 2010 that if the show were picked up for a season two the character Paulie G. would've ended up getting fired, Gigi would've been in charge of the sitcom and it would've became a huge mess, and Valerie's marriage would've been on the rocks.
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  • Although rumor has it that the show was canceled because of the low ratings, on several interviews (EmmyTVledgends.org, The Writers Guild Foundation and Kevin Pollack's Chat Show) Michael…
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    Although rumor has it that the show was canceled because of the low ratings, on several interviews (EmmyTVledgends.org, The Writers Guild Foundation and Kevin Pollack's Chat Show) Michael Patrick and Lisa Kudrow have stated that they never knew the real reasons.
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