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12 trailblazing women who forever changed the TV landscape

These women opened doors and broke down barriers.

Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander were inspired by Cagney and Lacey

“Yes! We are the new Cagney and Lacey!”

6 shows that got canceled and brought back

Unforgettable survived two cancellations while Nashville was almost cancelled after a huge cliffhanger.

One of Kathryn Hahn's scenes from Crossing Jordan inspired a hit show

She doesn't just star in great shows, she inspires them too!

Start TV Presents Remembering 9/11: Reflections From Those Forever Changed

Join us for a special Start TV event as we recall the lives that were lost and forever changed this Sunday, September 5th... MORE

Angie Harmon got her start in this wacky Baywatch spin-off

A chance encounter with David Hasselhoff changed her life.

Did you know they tricked Carol Burnett into doing those Q&A sessions before every show?

Talking to the audience actually made the showstopper ''very nervous.''

Rizzoli & Isles gave a subtle nod to National Lampoon’s Animal House

Animal House was one of Bruce McGill's first roles.

Jane Seymour believed in Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman when no one else would

Seymour saw potential in the hit western drama, even when others didn't.

10 pioneering female superheroes we saw on classic TV

Let's not forget Electra Woman and Web Woman.

The Closer series creator insisted Brenda have an accent

James Duff wanted to break a stigma.

A séance helped convince Jennifer Love Hewitt to be in Ghost Whisperer

She needed some spiritual guidance to find her most iconic role.

Angie Harmon planned on retiring before Rizzoli & Isles

Just one script reading was needed to change her mind.

Lily Lebowski was written in Crossing Jordan to add Kathryn Hahn

Crossing Jordan helped pave the way for the 2 time Emmy nominee!

The One Ghost Whisperer Scene That Scared Jennifer Love Hewitt

The Ghost Whisperer wasn't the biggest fan of working underground.

In Memoriam: Remembering the women of TV we've lost so far in 2021

Looking back at the women who helped make television great.

Start TV Celebrates Father's Day

Join us for our week-long celebration of Father's Day.

Clare Bowen Found her Southern Accent Through Movies

“I watched that until the tape wore out. It was my favorite accent."

Kathryn Morris Kept Lilly Rush's Hair in a bun for a Reason

"The hair has become a show in itself."

5 facts you might not have known about Nashville star Hayden Panettiere

Nashville star Hayden Panettiere has had an incredible career over the past 2 decades. Getting her start at an early age... MORE

Charles Esten Finds Inspiration From his Comedy Days on Nashville

You might have met him first as 'Chip' Esten.