Peri Gilpin

  1. Crystal Bernard, Wings, TV, 1990-1997.    Gilpin was the producer’s favorite, but NBC didn’t like her for the role – and  vice-versa.  Marcia Cross,  Lisa Darr, Gina Gershon, Marcia Gay Harden, Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Megan Mullally, Julianne Moore, Rita Wilson also read for Helen… who finally wed  Tim Daly’s Joe  at the end of the sixth season and 172 episodes.

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