Rita Wilson

  1. Crystal Bernard, Wings, TV, 1990-1997.   Marcia Cross,  Lisa Darr, Gina Gershon, Peri Gilpin, Marcia Gay Harden, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Megan Mullally, Julianne Moore also auditioned for Helen… who finally wed  Tim Daly’s Joe  at the end of the sixth season. Rita had much better luck with her next  gig – marryng Tom Hanks in  1988. 
  2. Christine Lahti, Controversy, TV, 2017.    Wilson had drop out of the college campus sex scandal drama when she proved unavailable for vital production dates like, for example…  only the very first table-read ! The Emmy-winning Lahti took over as the planned series pilot becme simply a  Fox tele-film.

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