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Kate Mulgrew

Why Kate Mulgrew Deserves the Emmy for Orange Is the New Black

Originally posted 08/24/2014 06:25PM



It's not easy to make a not-so-good person likeable. But as Galina "Red" Reznikov on Orange Is the New Black, Kate Mulgrew does it oh so well.

The Irish-American actress, who has a string of successful TV roles under her belt, plays the fierce Russian den mother to many of her prison's younger girls, a woman with a tough exterior who's actually kind of crumbling inside. The role earned her an Emmy nomination for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series.

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LeVar Burton Beams Up Star Trek Buddies for Reading Rainbow Campaign | LeVar Burton

UpdatePosted 06/14/2014 01:30PM

LeVar Burton Beams Up Star Trek Buddies for Reading Rainbow Campaign

Originally posted 06/13/2014 11:50AM

LeVar Burton is rounding up his friends from the final frontier to help bring Reading Rainbow to every child.

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Red Shares What Orange Is the New Black is Cooking Up for Season 2 | Kate Mulgrew

Chili and Secrets: Kate Mulgrew Shares What's Cooking on Orange Is the New Black Season 2

Originally posted 02/02/2014 08:00AM

Orange Is the New Black's Kate Mulgrew reminisced about her early career on Saturday as a presenter at the Writer's Guild Awards in N.Y.C.

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'Nanny,' 'Trek' Lose Stars

Originally posted 05/18/1999 12:00AM

Actresses Fran Drescher ("The Nanny") and Kate Mulgrew ("Star Trek: Voyager") both made news this weekend by delivering unexpected announcements that they are leaving their respective TV shows. For further details:

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