How Guest Stars Affect Television Shows and Their Viewers

It’s that time of the year again — when television shows start their new seasons, and one has something to look forward to on Tuesday nights. With fresh plots, television writers make room for new characters and, most importantly, guest stars. These minor characters may only appear in one or two episodes, but they leave a huge impact on the story and on the viewers. It is impossible not to want to watch an episode knowing that one’s favorite actor or actress will appear in it, and network executives know that. Continue reading How Guest Stars Affect Television Shows and Their Viewers