Paget Valerie Brewster (; born March 10, 1969) is an American actress and singer. She was first recognized for her recurring role as Kathy on the fourth season of the NBC sitcom Friends. Her breakthrough role came as FBI Supervisory Special Agent Emily Prentiss on the crime drama Criminal Minds, on which she appeared regularly from 2006 to 2012, and then returned to for guest appearances, before returning regularly in 2016. Her other roles include voicing Elise and Mr. Mumbles on Dan Vs., Frankie Dart on the final season of Community, the voice of Birdgirl in Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law, Sara Kingsley on the Fox sitcom Grandfathered, and voicing Donald Duck's twin sister Della in the 2017 series of DuckTales, marking the first animated appearance of the character.
On the March 30, 2006, episode of Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Brewster revealed that she had received a handwritten note indicating Hugh Hefner would like her to pose for Playboy. She seriously considered the offer, but even though she said that she admired Playboy more than magazines such as Maxim and FHM and her parents gave her their blessing, she eventually turned it down.She has volunteered as an actress with the Los Angeles Young Storytellers Program.On March 17, 2013, Brewster became engaged to Steve Damstra. She made the announcement via Twitter by posting a photograph of the jade engagement ring on her finger. Damstra is in the bands Folded Light and Whirlwind Heat. Brewster and Damstra were married on November 28, 2014, in Los Angeles, California, in a ceremony officiated by Criminal Minds co-star Matthew Gray Gubler, their best friend. They reside in Los Angeles.
Brewster was born on March 10, 1969, in Concord, Massachusetts. Her mother, Hathaway Brewster (née Tew), worked as a government official, and her father, Galen Brewster, worked as a school administrator.Brewster grew up in Massachusetts and moved to New York City to attend Parsons School of Design. During her first year, she made her acting debut and eventually dropped out of design school to pursue her acting career. In the mid 1990s, Brewster moved to San Francisco and enrolled in acting classes.
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Behind the Attraction
The history of how popular Disney attractions came to be, how they have changed over time, and how fans continue to obsessed over them are all shown in Behind The Attraction.
After being named CEO of the world's largest and most non-sensical corporation, Birdgirl has to find a way to maintain her work/superhero life balance.
There is a story about friendship.
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A group of aspiring actors and filmmakers in post-World War II Hollywood try to make it big — no matter the cost.
Harvey Birdman, Attorney General
Newly appointed Attorney General, Harvey Birdman, attempts to use his position to get President Phil Ken Sebben removed from office.
The Witch Files
A coven of young women with incredible powers and difficult pasts discovers that they are able to make their every wish come true. Things, however, take a dangerous turn when they discover that their ...
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On the morning he is set to star in a career changing blockbuster film, an Irish actor trying to live down his rocky past confronts a series of devastating events that threaten his sobriety, his loved...
Donald Duck is the famous uncle of Scrooge McDuck. Scrooge McDuck was part of the adventures. Webby and Roboduck were beakly. In their hometown of Duckburg, there are many adventures and hidden treasu...
Batman and Harley Quinn
Batman and Nightwing are forced to team with Harley Quinn to stop a global threat brought about by Poison Ivy and the Floronic Man.
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A drunk uncle tries to score with his flirtatious step-niece on Christmas Eve.
Jimmy is used to being the most handsome and successful person in the room. The surprise appearance of Jimmy's adult son, Gerald, and his baby daughter, Edie, changes everything. Jimmy has to wrestle ...
Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles
Zod is Superman's father, Batman is a Man-Bat, and Wonder Woman is the child of Ares, God of War. When the dark heroes form an alliance, will they save the world or rule it?
Justice League: Gods and Monsters
The Trinity was framed for an embassy bombing.
That Gal...Who Was in That Thing: That Guy 2
Actresses talk about their personal lives and dealing with a balance between family responsibilities and being a professional actor.
The Thrilling Adventure Hour Live
A concert film designed to bring the live Thrilling Adventure Hour experience to those unable to attend a recording of the show was filmed as a result of the $165,000 raised through the show's Kicksta...
When he breaks up with his girlfriend, who's also his partner at their successful yoga studio, he's forced to face reality for the first time. Josh Casaubon, Paget Brewster, and Kris Kristofferson are...
Welcome to Happiness
There is a door in Woody's closet that can be used to get rid of past mistakes. His life will be changed forever when he finds out where it is.
The first family of Newport, Rhode Island, who have nothing to offer to the world, but who have so much money it doesn't matter, are the focus of "Another Period". The series focuses on sisters "Lilli...
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A hard-boiled tale following Gumshoe, a private eye hot on the trail of his missing partner. In this world of femme fatales and hired goons, the truth lies beneath.
The sitcom horse of the 90s is 20 years old. BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around," but today he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing ...
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Historical reenactments from A-list talent. A unique take on the familiar and less familiar people and events from America's great past as great moments in history are retold with unforgettable result...
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2
The reign of terror that The Mutants had cast upon the city has been stopped by Batman. An old foe wants a reunion and the government wants The Man of Steel to stop Batman.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
Batman has not been seen in a decade. Bruce Wayne is forced back into the cape and cowl by a new breed of criminal, but does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1
Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime i...
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The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan has a large and blended family. The modern family is sometimes warm and sometimes twisted, but they give us an honest and often hilarious look into it.
It is possible to follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world's worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
I was admitted to Mt. Abaddon Hospital for a routine procedure, George Grieves discovers that his condition is much more serious and complicated than originally expected, and as his own fears begin to...
A Perfect Day
A man in his family is dying.
A man awakens to some surprising news from the people who tried to steal his kidneys.
The Big Bad Swim
An adult swim class sets the stage for this sexually charged comedy-drama about love, loss, and second chances. Three strangers -- inextricably connected through personal heartbreak -- find themselves...
Five disparate kids who were snowed in at the airport on Christmas Eve learn some lessons about friendship when they launch a bid to get back to their families and outsmart a disgruntled airport offic...
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The series focuses on an eccentric motley crew that is the Smith family and their three housemates: Father, husband, and breadwinner Stan Smith; his better half housewife, Francine Smith; their colleg...
An elite team of FBI profilers watch over the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. David is a founding member of the BAU.
On April 13, 2005, Fox aired a sitcom. Five episodes of Stacked weren't aired in the US. The last episode aired on January 11, 2006 The unaired episodes were aired in the UK, Israel and Switzerland.
Man of the House
A group of University of Texas cheerleaders were the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug lord. In order to work with the young women, Sharp will have to go underc...
Witness for the Prosecution
A single blind date suffices for handsome gentleman Scott Peterson, a traveling salesman, to seduce Amber Frey all the way. When a colleague finds out about his marriage, she believes him to be a wido...
My Big Fat Independent Movie
This film is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," "Magn...
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The Tony Danza Show
The Tony Danza Show was a daytime variety talk show that premiered on September 13, 2004 in syndication and was distributed by Buena Vista Television.
Three generations of a family come together for a funeral and reveal a lot of family secrets in a black comedy.
Drawn Together is an American adult animated sitcom, which ran on Comedy Central from October 27, 2004 to November 14, 2007. The series was created by Dave Jeser and Matt Silverstein, and uses a sitco...
Dr. Craig Huffstodt, a family man and a successful psychiatrist, gets a wake-up call after a tragedy occurs with one of his patients.
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Rock Me Baby
Denver, Colorado is the location of Rock Me Baby. On September 15, 2003 it aired on UPN. Carl Anthony Payne II plays Jimmy Cox, the co-host of a popular Denver radio show with his best friend, who is ...
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Jimmy Kimmel Live! airs on ABC.
Brainwarp, the world's dumbest supervillain, attempts to make rent ($200) for his studio apartment hideout through a combination of foul language and violence. The action is fast and the visuals are l...
Two and a Half Men
A jingle writer's hedonistic life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and nephew move into his beach-front house.
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George Lopez is a comedian. The show was on ABC from March 27 to May 8.
Now You Know
A man learns on the eve of his bachelor party that his fiancée wants to call off the wedding. A couple return to New Jersey to sort out their relationship.
Andy Richter Controls the Universe
A writer is working for a company.
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Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law
Harvey T is an attorney. Birdman is an attorney working for a law firm with other cartoon stars from the 1960s and 1970s. Harvey's clients are from the same era. Many of Birdman's nemeses went on to b...
DAG is an American sitcom that aired from November 2000 to May 2001 on NBC. It was named after its star, David Alan Grier, who stars as United States Secret Service agent Jerome Daggett. Daggett's nam...
The movie shows people living in an apartment building interacting with each other.
Desperate But Not Serious
Lily is a twenty-something aspiring writer who receives an invitation to attend a wedding reception with Jonathan, a handsome entomologist who also happens to be the man of her dreams. The only proble...
One True Love
A firefighter falls in love with a woman after he rescues her from a car crash.
The Specials are a group of nerds. Nightbird joined the group just in time for the group to get a new line of action figures. The group is threatened by the members' personal issues.
The Trouble with Normal
An American comedy series that originally aired on ABC in October 2000. The show starred David Krumholtz, Brad Raider, Jon Cryer, Larry Joe Campbell, and Paget Brewster. The show was described as "the...
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Sexually-based heinous offenses are considered by the criminal justice system. In New York City, the detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Specia...
Love & Money
In a fancy New York City apartment tower, the earnest young handyman, who lives in the basement, loves the shy heiress who lives in the penthouse. Separating this couple, more than 20 stories of plush...
The adventures of the family are the subject of an animated series. Peter and Lois have three children. Meg is the most unpopular girl in town, and the middle kid is not very bright, but he has a pass...
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Max Q: Emergency Landing
A shuttle is launched into space to release a new satellite. When an explosion occurs the crew has to think of a way to get back to Earth without atmospheric pressure (max q) crushing the damaged shut...
Godzilla: The Series
Godzilla: The Series is an American animated television series which originally aired on Fox in the United States. The show premiered on September 12, 1998, and is a direct follow-up to the American G...
Let's Talk About Sex
Woman interviews her friends, talking about sex.
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King of the Hill
The life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his overly confident substitute Spanish teacher wife, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and naive niece Luanne, is the subject of an animated series. H...
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The mis adventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
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Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Late Night with Conan O'Brien is an American late-night talk show hosted by Conan O'Brien that aired 2,725 episodes on NBC between 1993 and 2009. The show featured varied comedic material, celebrity i...
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Time Belt was on Channel 101 from 2003 to 2004. The adventures of Dr were followed in the series. A belt that allows the wearer to travel through time was created after his girlfriend was killed in a ...
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