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To this day the star of Showtime's "Dead Like Me" still totes her microscope and a magnifying glass with her.
"Wherever I'm staying I have to have one because I have to look at gross things," she laughs, pushing her diaphanous dress under her as she seats herself in a hotel room in Century City, Calif.
"I have this fascination at looking at disgusting, live organisms and stuff.
Like if I start to bleed, I have to put it on one of those slides and look at all those little circles moving.
Or if I find an expired yogurt, I have to pour the bacteria onto it and look at all the little cultures moving, or if I find a split hair I have to look at the end under the microscope.
In high school we looked at bull's sperm, and it was alive.
That was very interesting." The slim, wan Muth, who grew up in Connecticut, got her show business start by playing Kathy Bates' daughter in "Dolores Claiborne." And she seemed hooked from then on.
Various stage productions, TV movies and a couple of miniseries later, she was cast as George on "Dead Like Me" when she was 20.
In a way the show has been part of a journey for Muth, who broke up with a boyfriend after a five-year relationship soon after the series began.