TITLE

KYRA SEDGWICK 'THE CLOSER'

AUTHOR(S)
Frankel, Daniel
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/8/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 48, pA10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles television actress Kyra Sedgwick, who plays deputy chief Brenda Johnson in the TV show, "The Closer," in the U.S. Her performance has been a significant factor behind the ascendance of the TV program to the top spot. She likes the character that she played in her nerve-wrecking thriller on television which has already garnered a Golden Globe awards nomination. INSET: Sound bites.
ACCESSION #
21117730

 

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