A wave of new shows and fresh stars shakes up TV’s midseason with great celebrity curls!

Familiar textured heads Debra Messing, Andie MacDowell and Nicole Richie join lesser-knowns for a healthy dose of midseason mash-up premiering January through March. Expect the allure of volume, curl and bend to rival the knotty plot twists!

Jon Heder’s real-life curly crown inspires the same atop the title animated character he voices on Napoleon Dynamite, Fox’s adaptation of Heder’s hit movie.

Nicole Richie bends the hair gently on NBCs reality offering, Fashion Star.

Primetime newbie, Andee MacDowell, lends star power to Jane by Design on ABC Family.

Ben Schwartz gives curly boys class on Showtime’s House of Lies.

Diana Maria Riva brings the funny to Rob on CBS.

Katharine McPhee, former American Idol contestant, and Debra Messing show off their curls on NBC's Smash.

Gugu Mbatha-Raw and David Mazouz give a paranormal vibe to waves and curls on Fox's Touch.