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Neve Campbell Is Eager to leave "Party"

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On the Fox drama Party of Five, Neve Campbell's character Julia Salinger has been through a lot. She's lost her parents; watched her brothers suffer from cancer and alcoholism; maintained some unhealthy relationships, the most recent of which involved domestic abuse; and is now about to embark on a lesbian fling while on the rebound.

All of this tragedy has held audiences rapt, but in the latest issue of Jane magazine, Campbell says, "[Any] job, if you've been doing it for a while, can become monotonous. I've been playing the character for the last five years."

This stagnancy makes 25-year-old Campbell's contract end date a positive, if bittersweet, milestone. "[After April 2000], I'll have a life and take time off whenever I want, and do movies if I want." She's already had a successful movie career to date, starring as tormented heroine Sidney Prescott in the Scream trilogy. Scream and Scream 2 took in a combined $200 million in tic…