Watch the video on Huff Post with CH describing her character "Barb" on Cougar Town. Did you see Carolyn on "The Middle" Wed? excerpt: How did you prepare for the role?
"I looked at a lot of young men. I would go home to my husband and I would say it's all just research, it's business, it's work-related. 'Look but don't touch,' that was my motto ... I used to stake out the high schools," Hennesy joked.
She also described the key to Barb's vicious zingers. "They were able to write for me the comedy Atom bombs. I would walk onto set, say whatever Barb had to say, and then just watch the destruction, and then Barb moves off, just like a ship.