2008 Fall TV Preview: Samantha Who?
Author: Kelly West
published: 2008-10-11 18:15:10
Samantha Who? - Season 2
Premieres: Monday, October 13, 2008 at 9:30 p.m. EST
Creator(s): Cecelia Ahern, Don Todd
Starring: Christina Applegate, Jennifer Esposito, Kevin Dunn, Melissa McCarthy, Tim Russ, Barry Watson, Jean Smart
Samantha Who? is an ABC comedy series starring Christina Applegate. In the first season, Applegateís character Samantha was hit by a car and got amnesia. Sheís completely forgotten who she is and had to essentially start from scratch. What she comes to learn, from the help of her friend Andrea, her parents, her ex-boyfriend Todd and childhood best friend Dena, is that in her pre-amnesiac life, she was kind of a bitch. Ok, thatís putting it mildly but Samantha sees her current mental condition as an opportunity to start over. Unfortunately, while she may have forgotten the past, the past hasnít forgotten her so turning over a new leaf isnít quite as simple as she wishes it were.
In the second season premiere, Samantha learns that she was once quite a good dancer. What she soon discovers is that dancing is one of the many skills sheís forgotten. This presents a problem because she really wants to help her mom, Regina win the local ballroom contest and finally beat her nemesis, played by Cybill Shepherd. Meanwhile, Toddís trying to move out of the apartment so Samantha can have the place to herself but he got stiffed on a job he did photographing a wedding. He seeks out Andreaís legal assistance to get the money thatís owed to him.
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