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Lisa Kudrow Livens Up Summer TV With Two Shows

Posted on 07/21/2013 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentIf you’ve missed seeing Steve Carell on TV, you might want to switch on Showtime Tuesday at 11 p.m. EST. Lisa Kudrow’s quirky improvisational Web Therapy returns for its third season and her character, the self-centered online therapist Fiona Wallice, is vacationing with her new lover, played by Carell. “It seems clear she believes he’s just a salesman, so she’s not really interested in anything long-term,” Kudrow told us. “It’s typical Fiona, jumping to conclusions because she doesn’t feel someone is …

Good TV This Week: Lisa Kudrow’s Quirky ‘Therapy’

Posted on 07/1/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentLisa Kudrow’s self-centered online therapist, Fiona Wallace, returns to cable television in all her vainglory tomorrow night (7/2), as “Web Therapy” begins what they’re calling its “Season 2.0” on Showtime.  If you haven’t already sampled it, this is an opportune time.  The largely-adlibbed show, transplanted from its internet point of origin on lStudio.com, is a hoot.  It’s also a celebrity magnet, with big names clearly having a blast playing with Kudrow in her psychobabble sandbox. This season, Conan O’Brien is …