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Comeback stars: They're back!

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TV celebrities who dug themselves out of their ruts and started afreshBy Robert IsenbergSpecial to MSN TVIn Hollywood, there's nothing sadder than a washed-up celebrity. And yet, they're everywhere. Today's prime-time star could be tomorrow's infomercial host, or desert cultist, or rehab myth. For TV personalities, losing your gig and clinging to a long-ago fame is a fate worse than death. But every year, some has-beens bounce back into the limelight. They look older than we remember them. Their eyes betray the anguish of hard times. But then they get a starring role, and we remember how awesome they were, and we become fans all over again. With Matthew Perry's success in "Go On," we decided to celebrate some recent comeback stars, those TV celebrities who dug themselves out of their ruts and started afresh, and sometimes surpassed their previous efforts. Following in the footsteps of Dick Van Dyke, these stars won their chance to shine once more. Bing: More about Matthew Perry | 'Go On'Are you a fan of "Go On"? Connect and sound off on Facebook and Twitter(NBC)
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