10 Actors Making TV Comebacks in Fall 2020 & Midseason Shows

Dan Clarendon
TV Comebacks Patrick Dempsey Queen Latifah Kyra Sedgwick
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The pandemic crisis has been wreaking havoc on TV development and production, but as in any other year, the broadcast networks are still banking on familiar faces to put over their new shows for fall and midseason.

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Happily for us viewers, several of those 2020–2021 stars haven’t had a series regular role in a minute. Queen Latifah, Patrick Dempsey, Kyra Sedgwick, and Leslie Jones are just some of the television favorites making a return trip to the small screen. Scroll down to read more about the big-name comebacks in the season ahead.