Actresses are getting equal time on many of today's sitcoms, which suits Modern Family's Julie Bowen, left, Martha Plimpton of Raising Hope and Hot in Cleveland co-star Wendie Malick.
Actresses are getting equal time on many of today's sitcoms, which suits Modern Family's Julie Bowen, left, Martha Plimpton of Raising Hope and Hot in Cleveland co-star Wendie Malick.
Actresses are getting equal time on many of today's sitcoms, which suits Modern Family's Julie Bowen, left, Martha Plimpton of Raising Hope and Hot in Cleveland co-star Wendie Malick.

Funny ladies get their due — and more lines — on TV these days

February 25, 2011 12:00 AM