Connie Britton

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  • Birth Name: Constance Womack
  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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Scandal: Connie Britton Was Almost Olivia Pope, Y'all

ABC had a very different idea of Olivia Pope in mind, y'all. After Scandal was ordered to series in 2011, creator Shonda Rhimes received a call from an ABC executive about who should play the white hat-wearing fixer. "I got a phone call from somebody… Read more

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'Scandal' Creator Shonda Rhimes Says Network Originally Wanted Connie Britton to Play Olivia Pope
01:14 — Of course, the role went to Kerry Washington, and it's hard to picture anyone else as the famous "fixer."
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00:59 — Teaser Connie Britton and Lennon Stella face off in ET's new clip!

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Tue May 9 12:20pm
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A high-school football coach oversees this chronicle of a West Texas team's 1988 season. Tim McGraw's film debut. Peter Berg directed and wrote the script, an adaptation of H.G. Bissinger's bestseller. Berg and Bissinger are cousins.

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Friday Night LightsBlinders(Season 1, Episode 15) ESPNCLS

The Panthers savor their crucial playoff win---until race issues emerge and sorely test their bond. Elsewhere, Tami frowns upon Julie's newfound friendship with Tyra; the Riggins brothers adapt to life with their recently returned father; and the girls pla (more…)

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Friday Night LightsBlack Eyes and Broken Hearts(Season 1, Episode 16) ESPNCLS

As the Panthers gear up for their next playoff game, racial tensions peak on the team in the wake of Coach McGill's comments. Meanwhile, Julie's odd-couple friendship with Tyra turns destructive; Jason makes a life-altering choice; and Matt goes the extra (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Constance Womack
  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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