‘Parenthood’ Tearjerker: Kristina Undergoes Surgery

This week’s episode of “Parenthood” is a tearjerker. Kristina (Monica Potter) prepares for her lumpectomy. The rest of the Bravermans are determined to help her, even though their attention is more annoying than comforting. Crosby (Dax Shepard) volunteers to walk the dog and bring take out food over the night before Kristina’s surgery. On his […]

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Does Lauren Graham Know How the ‘Parenthood’ Love Triangle Will End?

A woman torn between her gorgeous younger fiancee who treats her like a queen and her curmudgeonly older boss who often insults her does not sound like a plausible scenario, but when the boss, Hank, is played by the hilarious Ray Romano and the woman is “Parenthood’s” flighty Sarah Braverman (Lauren Graham) it is all […]

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‘Parenthood’: Kristina Tells Everyone She Has Cancer

Kristina tells the rest of the Bravermans that she has breast cancer in this week’s episode of “Parenthood.” Their reactions very from “altruism” to “freaking the hell out” to the ever popular “montage.” “South Park” was right: they really do work for every occasion. DVR the Next Episode of “Parenthood” Amber (Mae Whitman), learned that […]

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How ‘Parenthood’ Tackled ‘the N-word,’ and Why Crosby’s Reaction Was Off

All of the Braverman men find themselves dealing with the sort of sensitive issues that used to make for Very Special Episodes on this week’s “Parenthood.” Surprisingly, Zeek (Craig T. Nelson) turns out to be the one who is not a self-absorbed, clueless, entitled, jerk. Adam (Peter Krause) and, especially Crosby (Dax Shepard), I am […]

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"Parenthood": Monica Potter as Kristina Braverman -- (Photo by: Danny Feld/NBC)

‘Parenthood’ Boldly Portrays Cancer as a Disease, Not a Life Changing Opportunity

“Parenthood” has taken a big creative risk by giving one of its main characters, Kristina (Monica Potter) breast cancer. Her story will continue throughout the season, exploring the impact of the disease on the entire family. It’s a dark turn for a show that usually focuses on the lighter aspects of family life. Even the […]

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"Parenthood": Monica Potter as Kristina Braverman -- (Photo by: Danny Feld/NBC)

‘Parenthood’: Kristina Gets Shocking News!

This week’s episode of “Parenthood” is called “Left Field.” It more than lived up to its title with a shocking ending that has the potential to change the Bravermans forever. DVR the Next Episode of “Parenthood” It all starts simply enough, when Crosby (Dax Shepard) discovers that Adam (Peter Krause) and Kristina (Monica Potter) schedule […]

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‘Parenthood’ Returns with New Drama for the Bravermans

It has been nine months since viewers last saw the Bravermans. When the new season of “Parenthood” premieres on September 11, almost as much time will have passed in their lives.  “There’s a five month time gap because we try to stay pretty close to where we are in the calendar year,” showrunner Jason Katims […]

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Ray Romano Lands a New TV Gig

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Ray Romano is coming back to the small screen. At least for a little while. The former “Everybody Loves Raymond” star has signed on for a multi-episode arc on the upcoming fourth season of the NBC drama “Parenthood,” the network said Tuesday. Romano will play a photographer and former photojournalist who […]

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