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Television Review

Ullman's 'State' is just right

Tracey Ullman as Arianna Huffington, one of many celebrities she skewers on her new Showtime series. Tracey Ullman as Arianna Huffington, one of many celebrities she skewers on her new Showtime series. (cliff lipson/showtime via ap)
By Matthew Gilbert
Globe Staff / March 29, 2008

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The day I heard that Tracey Ullman had a new series in the works, I said a little prayer to the TV gods. When the extroverted Ullman connects with the right vehicle, one that enables her to show off her amazing variety of skills, she charges full speed ahead into funny. At her best, she rates with Lily Tomlin and ... (Full article: 658 words)

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