Allison Janney, Bradley Whitford & 12 Other Stars Who Deserve Better Than Their New Shows

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Anna Faris is a talented comedic actress who's been doomed to roles that slate her as a dumb blonde. Allison Janney's been playing reductive versions of The West Wing's classic character C.J. (and not her criminally underrated Ms. Perky in 10 Things I Hate About You) for years. These women deserve better, so they definitely shouldn't be plopped into this bland series straight out of the Chuck Lorre factory, where mothers are always hapless and sexuality always gets you in trouble.

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