Linney will begin appearing on American screens as dating service boss CHARLOTTE, FRASIER CRANE's lover, from 23 March (04), and the MYSTIC RIVER star admits she found it to be a great learning experience.
She says, "I wanted and needed to do this because it's an area I knew nothing about.
"Sitcoms take a whole different skill. I'm very curious and like to try different things. And if I'm going to learn about this form, I might as well learn from the best in the world.
"It's a good thing for me, invigorating and a little scary - like jumping into cold water. I tend to spend a lot of time on my work and to study very intensely. With this, you just have to throw yourself in."05/03/2004 02:09