When Bobbie walks in and sees Gina and Alex hugging, she says that she's walked into a Lifetime Original movie. 'Will Meredith Baxter Birney win her battle with bulimia?'
The Lifetime Channel is geared towards female viewership. Their feature length shows are called Lifetime Original movies.
Meredith Baxter is an actress most famous for her role as the mother in Family Ties. She also did many made for television movies, one of which was Kate's Secret, about a closet bulimic.