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Monica Potter's 'Parenthood' Farewell Will Obviously Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 01.29.2015 | Entertainment

Over its six seasons on air, "Parenthood" has consistently been the most tear-jerking show on television. Now, on the day of the series' finale, Monic...

WATCH: 16 Stars Pick The Scary Movie That Spooks Them The Most

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.31.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

If you're in search of the perfect horror movie to scare you off your couch this Halloween, look no further: HuffPost Live has recommendations from a ...

Parenthood Season Five, Episode 19 Recap: 'Fraud Alert'

Ashley Spencer | Posted 05.28.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Spencer

It might not have been as shocking as this week's The Good Wife, but by Parenthood standards, this episode was downright Hitchcockian. With more twists than Adam's dance moves, "Fraud Alert" played with our emotions like no other.

Parenthood Season 5, Episode 18 Recap: 'The Offer' + Bonus Mommentary

Ashley Spencer | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Spencer

Despite last week's glimmer of hope for Joel and Julia, now we're right back to square one and separation frustrations reach an all-time high. Meanwhile, Drew and Amber continue to be the cutest siblings ever, and Max breaks our hearts into a million tiny pieces once again.

Parenthood Season Five, Episode 17 Recap: "Limbo"

Ashley Spencer | Posted 05.14.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Spencer

When will the break be over? They want to know. Julia doesn't have an answer and neither do we. This limbo has to end.

More Bad Decisions On 'Parenthood'

Ashley Spencer | Posted 05.07.2014 | TV
Ashley Spencer

Last week, Parenthood left the internet shaking its collective fist at Joel, the most heartless man alive, and this week's episode is full of the people we love continuing to make decisions we hate.

And The Golden Globe For Best Supporting Actress Goes To...

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Jacqueline Bisset has nabbed the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress in a TV drama. Bisset took home the award for "Dancing On The Edge," bea...

11 Reasons Why We Want Kristina Braverman To Be Our Mom

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.23.2013 | TV

What "Parenthod" fan hasn't wished they were part of the Braverman family at one point or another? And more specifically, who hasn't thought Krist...

Laura Prudom

What's Next For The Bravermans? | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.27.2013 | TV

Now that "Parenthood" Season 5 has premiered, there are plenty of lingering questions: How will the Braverman clan react to Amber (Mae Whitman) and Ry...

The Bravermans Clean Up Nicely

Posted 08.26.2013 | TV

NBC has released a new set of promotional photos ahead of "Parenthood's" Season 5 premiere (Thursday, Sept. 26 at 10 p.m. ET), and the cast is looking...

LIVEBLOG: 'Parenthood' Cast On What's To Come

Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.27.2013 | TV

On hand for today's "Parenthood" panel at the Television Critics Association press tour are Joy Bryant, Erika Christensen, Lauren Graham, Sam Jaeger, ...

Why Monica Potter Deserved An Emmy Nomination

Leigh Weingus | Posted 09.16.2013 | TV
Leigh Weingus

But when Kristina (Monica Potter) was diagnosed with breast cancer in Episode 2 I figured I was in for a tearful season, and I was more than right -- but I also came to the conclusion that Potter is one of the best actresses on TV.

'Parenthood' Star Debuts New Look

Posted 07.14.2013 | TV

Kristina will have new hairdo when "Parenthood" returns for Season 5. Actress Monica Potter has been tweeting about her big haircut for the NBC se...

Monica Potter's New 'Do

Posted 07.08.2013 | TV

Monica Potter is getting a major haircut! The "Parenthood" star tweeted on Monday that she'll be cutting her hair and asked her followers to weigh ...

Monica Potter: 'Kristina Bugged Me'

Posted 06.25.2013 | TV

Up until Season 4, Kristina Braverman (Monica Potter) was known for being an uptight supermom on "Parenthood." And there was a time when even Potte...

Monica Potter On Soap Past: 'I Was Fired Because I Was Terrible'

Posted 06.18.2013 | TV

Before her days as supermom Kristina Braverman on "Parenthood," Monica Potter was a struggling soap actress. In fact, she played Sharon Newman before ...

Why Monica Potter Is Glad She Left Hollywood For A While

Posted 06.06.2013 | TV

"Parenthood" Monica Potter is now a favorite in the TV world, with the NBC family drama going into its fifth season, but there was a time when the mom...

Monica Potter Once Lost A Role For Being 'Too Fat'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.29.2013 | Women

If you put female television powerhouses like Monica Potter ("Parenthood"), Connie Britton ("Nashville"), Kerry Washington ("Scandal"), Kate Mara ("Ho...

Your Favorite Actresses Don't Understand Nielsen Ratings Either

Posted 05.30.2013 | TV

TV ratings are unfathomable to the vast majority of the viewing public -- what does a 1.6 in the demo mean? How much does online streaming actually co...

Monica Potter On Getting Friendly With Kristina's Wigs

Posted 05.29.2013 | TV

On Season 4 of "Parenthood," Monica Potter was given the challenge of portraying the emotional journey of a woman diagnosed with breast cancer and nav...

Twelve Things You Didn't Know About Gwen From Parenthood: An Interview With Rose Abdoo

Lori Culwell | Posted 05.12.2013 | Entertainment
Lori Culwell

She was cast as Gwen on Parenthood on the one-year anniversary of finishing chemo, and this interview was conducted on her one-year "Cancer Birthday." Rose likes to say that this is her cancer storyline coming full circle.

Laura Prudom

Will 'Parenthood' Get A Season 5? The Cast Weighs In | Laura Prudom | Posted 03.08.2013 | TV

Will "Parenthood" be renewed for Season 5? At the NBC series' PaleyFest panel on March 7, creator Jason Katims told HuffPost TV that he feels "really ...

Cancer in the Media: My Missed Chance at Potential Therapy

Lindsay Goldstein | Posted 05.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Goldstein

Cancer is a huge topic in the media. So many movies, books, TV shows, and news stories have plots or sub-plots related to cancer. Up until a week ago, I spent far too much of my energy avoiding it. Sounds simple enough, right? Wrong.

Go Behind The Scenes With The 'Parenthood' Cast

Posted 02.07.2013 | TV

Only a few weeks after the Season 4 finale of "Parenthood," viewers are already missing the Braverman family. Luckily, NBC has released a series o...

Jaimie Etkin

Will Victor Tear Julia & Joel Apart On 'Parenthood'? | Jaimie Etkin | Posted 01.16.2013 | TV

On "Parenthood," Julia (Erika Christensen) and Joel (Sam Jaeger) have been struggling with adopting 9-year-old Victor (Xolo Mariduena), who's made it ...