Showtime Shake-Up: Network Honcho Replaced

NEW YORK – Hollywood producer David Nevins is the new programming chief at Showtime, replacing Robert Greenblatt. Nevins has been president of Imagine Entertainment since 2002. The production company was behind such shows as ‘Friday Night Lights‘ and ‘24.’ Showtime said Monday that Greenblatt is leaving the pay cable network when his contract ends in […]

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‘Rescue Me’ Spitfire Heats Up ‘Californication’

Might the seemingly flame-retardant Hank Moody get burned by ‘Rescue Me‘ firestarter Callie Thorne? Thorne has been recruited to guest-star on a Season 4 episode of Showtime’s ‘Californication,’ playing a hot momma that Hank (David Duchovny) meets at a bar and quickly bonds with over parenting woes. Thing is, this sexy stranger happens to be […]

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‘Californication’ Guest Star Rob Lowe Steals Brad Pitt’s Look

Now that’s a dirty, dead ringer! Rob Lowe channels Brad Pitt for his three-episode arc on the upcoming fourth season of ‘Californication.’ Pitt’s scruffy, hot homeless man phase seems to be the inspiration for Lowe’s guest starring role as an “unpredictable mega-watt movie star ‘Eddie Nero,’ a contender to play Hank (series star David Duchovny) […]

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Rick Springfield to Bare All on ‘Californication’

Rick Springfield will bare his backside when he guest stars on Showtime’s ‘Californication.’ LOS ANGELES (AP) – “It’s not full-frontal, but it’s pretty much full on,” the 60-year-old musician-actor says. “As long as it’s for the part, I’m cool with it. And it’s funny. It’s not done to be particularly sexy.” Springfield will appear on […]

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