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'Mom' actors must balance comic moments with serious issues

'Mom' actors must balance comic moments with serious issues

The only show with a larger female ensemble than CBS' poignant and hilarious "Mom" is Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black." And once "Mom" stars Allison Janney and Anna Faris realized that, an idea was born: A crossover episode!

Or perhaps a multiple crossover episode. Imagine the actresses' mother/daughter characters Bonnie and Christy on a road trip with someone from "Game of Thrones," suggests Janney. Surely, trouble would follow and they'd get arrested, winding up in Litchfield prison...

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