Adams is also currently starring in Trouble with the Curve as a lawyer with the makings of a pro baseball scout. Warner Brothers hide caption

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Dr. Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling) must juggle a variety of responsibilities as an obstetrician-gynecologist in the new comedy The Mindy Project. Jordin Althaus/Fox hide caption

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In Boardwalk Empire, Margaret Schroeder (Kelly Macdonald) is married to corrupt political boss "Nucky" Thompson (Steve Buscemi.) Macall B. Polay /HBO hide caption

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A Syrian rebel fires toward a position held by regime forces during clashes in the northern city of Aleppo on Sept. 14. Marco Longari/AFP/GettyImages hide caption

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Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States on Jan. 20, 2009, in Washington. Tim Sloan/Getty Images hide caption

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Chico's story mimics the stories of many Cuban musicians who left Havana and arrived in New York City in the 1940s — a time when musicians like Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie were starting to emerge. Luna Films hide caption

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Michael Shannon plays federal agent Nelson Van Alden on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. "I think inside of Van Alden is a child — that arrested child — that never really got to develop its own identity," he says. Macall B. Polay/HBO hide caption

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W. Kamau Bell's new FX weekly series Totally Biased mixes standup, sketches and interviews. Matthias Clamer hide caption

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Contributing editor Michael Lewis played basketball with President Obama while working on a piece for Vanity Fair. Pete Souza/The White House hide caption

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