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Catch a Guesting Star

Oprah, Jason Alexander, and Chris Daughtry are some of the heavyweights who appeared on shows this month

From musicians to movie stars, November sweeps was full of celeb cameos — for better or for worse. See who made the grade.

Oprah Winfrey on 30 Rock
Even as a hallucination, the TV host earned a spot at the top of our Favorite Things list for inducing Liz Lemon's secret-spilling monologue. A

Chris Daughtry on CSI: NY
The show's 100th episode was packed with cameos (Julia Ormond, Scott Wolf, Rumer Willis), but Daughtry stood out with his brutal overacting. C

Jason Alexander on Criminal Minds
Former KFC pitchman Jason Alexander looked more like the Colonel than a serial killer in his foolish silver wig. D

Jason Patric on Entourage
The rarely seen actor was hilarious playing an overenthused version of himself in Vince's movie. Now, if only he could show up in some real films. B+

Originally posted Nov 28, 2008 Published in issue #1024 Dec 05, 2008 Order article reprints

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