Actress Amber Tamblyn (TV's Joan of Arcadia, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants) stars in the new primetime detective series The Unusuals. She is the daughter of actor Russ Tamblyn, who played "Riff," leader of "The Jets," in the classic movie West Side Story. Amber's quirky character on The Unusuals, "Detective Casey Shraeger," was born into a wealthy, blue-blooded family, making her career choice an "unusual" one for such a pampered princess. For more on the Tamblyn man and his daughter, click here.
–noun patronage bestowed or favoritism shown on the basis of family relationship, as in business and politics. In the entertainment industry, this is known as Hollywood NepotismTM. Talent not required.