Picks and Pans Review: 3 Reasons I Love ... Samantha Who?'s Jennifer Esposito
updated 11/26/2007 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 11/26/2007 AT 01:00 AM EST
2 SHE'S THE PERFECT FOIL to costar Applegate, who's funny in a different, squiggly way: She's more like a Sex and the City doodle.
3 THERE'S A REAL WARMTH to her performances, not only here but also on Rescue Me this season and last year's Related. She may be topped with a gorgeous cascade of Jennifer Lopez hair, but underneath there's something of Edie Falco's grounded human feeling.