C.J. Cregg From 'The West Wing' Fills In At White House Press Briefing
"The West Wing" got super real at the White House on Friday as Allison Janney stepped into her old role as press secretary C.J. Cregg.By Zach Toombs | April 29, 2016
"Josh is out today. He has, I believe it's a root canal?" Allison Janney said in character at the White House on Friday.
C.J. Cregg of "The West Wing" (aka Allison Janney) just filled in as White House press secretary. For real.
"First, the president is still working on his jokes for the White House Correspondents' Dinner," Janney said. "I don't have any details on that other than he intends to be funny."