That first day of a first job is harrowing, no matter what your chosen profession. And when it comes to the folks who create our favorite shows, no one is immune to rookie mistakes. Here, some of our favorite Day One mistakes and triumphs.
Kim Wayans ("Reckless")
First job: "A Different World," Allison, 1987
"I didn't have a dressing room; I was sitting on the bench where the audience sits, watching all the action. Thankfully, there was one other person brought on as an under-five [an actor with fewer than five lines], Beebe Smith [Johnson], who'd been there since the beginning. I had been under the audience...