Premise

A thirtyish New Jersey bartender enrolls in college after canceling her engagement to a long-time boyfriend. Her friends and family are divided in their support.

Cast

Former Cast

Guest Stars

Linda Lawson
Mrs. Helen Paganini, Mrs. Paganini
7 Episodes (2000-2001)
Patience Cleveland
Mrs. Guga Messina, Mrs. Messina
7 Episodes (2000-2002)
Brooke Winn
11-Year-Old Lydia, 12-Year-Old Lydia, Lydia Age 10, Young Lydia
5 Episodes (2000-2002)
Mike McGlone
Det. Patrick `Mack' MacClay, Mack MacClay, Patrick `Mack' MacClay
5 Episodes (2001-2002)
David Barrera
Off. Donny Sanchez, Off. Sanchez, Officer Sanchez
5 Episodes (2000-2001)
Erika Gabaldon
Briana, Briana Magomery
5 Episodes (2000-2001)
Swoosie Kurtz
Valerie Wilkinson
4 Episodes (2001-2001)
David Cubitt
J.T. Cole
4 Episodes (2001-2001)
Brent Sexton
Jimmy Stovic, Off. Jimmy Stovic, Off. Stovic, Stovic
4 Episodes (2001-2002)
Gregory Jbara
Jo Jo Regosi, Jojo
4 Episodes (2000-2001)
Jamie Luner
Samantha
3 Episodes (2001-2001)
Laurel Holloman
Karen Matlin, Prof. Karen Matlin
3 Episodes (2001-2002)
Mystro Clark
Off. Fred Johnson
3 Episodes (2001-2002)
Alexa Nikolas
Lydia Age 7, Young Lydia
3 Episodes (2000-2001)
Scarlett Pomers
Abigail Leski
3 Episodes (2001-2001)
Kevin Richardson
Off. Richie Spring, Officer Spring
3 Episodes (2001-2001)
Phalana Tiller
Miss Rappaport, Student
3 Episodes (2000-2001)
Dan Cortese
Professor Jeff Cahill
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Gavin Fink
7-Year-Old Paulie, Paulie Age 7
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Michael Trucco
Jason Praytor
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Jack Blessing
Councilman Leo Kelley, Leo Kelley
2 Episodes (2001-2002)
Kristoffer Polaha
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Betty Carvalho
Mrs. Genovese
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Robert Gossett
Mr. Hensley
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Hugh O'Gorman
Father Tim, Father Timothy
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Brandon Welker
Paulie Age 4, Young Paulie
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Gwyn Fawcett
Coach Lisa Hester, Lisa
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Isait De La Fuente
Mark, Student No. 1
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Kelvin Yu
Jack, Student No. 1
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Kyli Santiago
Kyli, Student No. 2
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Laura Hayes
Margie, Mrs. Marilynn Bauer
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Nynno Ahli
Off. Nick Owens, Owens
2 Episodes (2001-2002)
Pamela Gordon
Mourner No. 1, Mrs. Alvatroni
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Peggy Miley
Mrs. Salimo
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Vanna Salviati
Mrs. D'Elia, Mrs. Delia
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Yuria Kim
Attendant, Registrar
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Alan Blumenfeld
Councilman Ray Benevides
1 Episode (2001)
Albert Hall
Chief Burdette
1 Episode (2001)
Amy Aquino
Bernadette
1 Episode (2000)
Andy Comeau
Richard
1 Episode (2001)
Barbara Eve Harris
Professor Irene Boyd
1 Episode (2001)
Bradley White
Donald DiPristo
1 Episode (2002)
Don Stark
Alan Derwin
1 Episode (2001)
Doug Savant
Dillon Cole
1 Episode (2001)
Eliza Coyle
Ms. McNamara
1 Episode (2001)
Harry Shearer
Dean of Students
1 Episode (2001)
John Shea
Mr. Ashley Wilkinson
1 Episode (2001)
Ken Abraham
Billy Palestina
1 Episode (2002)
Magda Harout
Carla Caminati
1 Episode (2001)
Mary Mara
Dr. Kate Donahue
1 Episode (2001)
Mary McDonnell
Jules O'Grady
1 Episode (2000)
Paul Blake
Student Patient
1 Episode (2002)
Samaire Armstrong
1 Episode (2000)
Stephen Tobolowsky
Roger Robinson
1 Episode (2000)
Tina Lifford
Professor Ahern
1 Episode (2000)
Camille Winbush
Rochelle
1 Episode (2001)
Sam Jaeger
Andy Paulson
1 Episode (2001)
Sharif Atkins
Steve Savoca
1 Episode (2001)
Zachary Quinto
Sleazy Guy
1 Episode (2001)
Noelle Evans
Attractive Mother
1 Episode (2000)
T.J. Thyne
Corey
1 Episode (2001)
Brooke Burke
Herself
1 Episode (2002)
Carol Ann Susi
Mrs. Tessie Dalton
1 Episode (2001)
Perry Moore
Off. Applebaum
1 Episode (2001)
Jeffrey D. Sams
Dr. Trevor Collins
1 Episode (2001)
Dan Martin
Demolition Expert
1 Episode (2001)
Kenny Blank
Student No. 1
1 Episode (2000)
Alex Nikolas
6-Year-Old Lydia
1 Episode (2002)
Angela Paton
Virginia Leski
1 Episode (2001)
Aviva Gail
Tatooed Girl
1 Episode (2000)
Buddy Garion
Mr. Pandolfolo
1 Episode (2000)
Dennis Neal
Construction Guy
1 Episode (2000)
Grace Caroline
4-Year-Old Lydia
1 Episode (2001)
J. Karen Thomas
Dr. Janet Reuben
1 Episode (2001)
Jennifer Alpert
15-Year-Old Jackie
1 Episode (2002)
Joe Bays
Building Inspector
1 Episode (2001)
John Mahon
Leo Lo Presti
1 Episode (2001)
Lia Johnson
Megan Whitman
1 Episode (2001)
Mary Bogue
Mother of the Bride
1 Episode (2000)
Pamela Rowan
Mrs. Mariliee Mondano
1 Episode (2000)
Paolo Seganti
Lorenzo DeLucca
1 Episode (2002)
Rocco Olivo
Father Fiore Renzi
1 Episode (2001)
Thea Mann
Off. Donovan
1 Episode (2002)
Yaniv Raz
Lecture Wrangler
1 Episode (2000)