Can you guess the other show that featured famous TV actresses?

By: Start TV Staff     Posted: December 12, 2018, 2:19PM
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The leading ladies of dramatic television are in a class apart. Stars like Taraji P. Henson, Julianna Margulies and Kyra Sedgwick became household names, once their popular shows became hits, of course.

This brings us to today's game. We want to know if you know the careers of these famous TV actresses frontwards and backwards. See if you can guess the other show you saw them on. 

Only the biggest fans of TV's most acclaimed actresses will walk away the star today. Good luck!
  1. Everybody knows Julianna Margulies starred in The Good Wife after ER, but on which HBO drama did she play a recurring role?
  2. On The Sopranos, Edie Falco played Tony Soprano's wife, but she also won an Emmy for her starring role on which drama?
  3. Kyra Sedgwick starred in The Closer, but she also played a great comedic role as Chief Wuntch on which sitcom?
  4. On The Americans, Keri Russell plays a KGB officer posing as part of a typical family outside of D.C., but which teen drama did she get her start on?
  5. Claire Danes is another actress who came from a teen drama but now stars in a critically-acclaimed spy drama, Homeland. Pick out her earlier show:
  6. On The Mentalist, Robin Tunney is the boss of the California Bureau of Investigation, but fans met her first in a recurring role on which crime drama?
  7. When Poppy Montgomery was cast to star in Unforgettable, TV fans tuned in because of her mesmerizing work on which crime drama?
  8. Gillian Anderson will forever be associated with her role as Dana Scully on The X-Files, but she also played a compelling recurring role on which short-lived drama?
  9. On Profiler, Ally Walker played it cool, but on which more recent drama did she play a character obsessed with proving how tough she was?
  10. Taraji P. Henson's career exploded since she took the role of Cookie Lyon on Empire, but do you know which show was the first to cast the dramatic star?
Can you guess the other show that featured famous TV actresses?

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