‘Damages’ Season Three: More Layers Than A Ponzi Scheme

For its third season (Monday 10 pm, FX), ‘Damages’ returns with its own twisted take of the Bernie Madoff story.  It also has star Glenn Close’s character, the cutthroat Patty Hewes, picking up from last season’s shocking finale involving a gun! A stabbing! And Ellen (Rose Byrne) parting ways with Patty. Despite Patty’s season ending […]

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New On DVD This Week: Weeds, Damages, Dallas, Return To Cranford, thirtysomething

Weeds The hemptress is back! Pot-selling soccer mom Nancy Botwin (Mary Louise-Parker) returns for her most addictive adventures yet in the complete fifth season of Showtime’s ‘Weeds.’ This season, Nancy has taken her business south and faces a whole new crop of crazy problems. Get all 13 episodes of the unforgettable fifth season, and special […]

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FX Sets Dates For ‘Nip/Tuck’ Finale, ‘Damages’ and More

FX’s midseason plan includes premiere dates for a few final ‘Nip/Tucks,’ the third round of ‘Damages‘ and a trio of brand-new series. First up, Dr. McNamara and Troy begin taking their final appointments on Wednesday, January 6, as the slicin’, dicey ‘Nip/Tuck’ unspools its swan song. The final, nine-episode season features visits from Melanie Griffith […]

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The Big Tease: Scoop on ‘Housewives’ and Lots More!

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop! As is often the case with ‘Desperate Housewives‘ and the introduction of a new family, my patience is being tried by the Bolens’ “big secret.” When will we […]

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‘Damages’ Expands Cast – Adds Short, Scott

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Glenn Close, who won her second consecutive Emmy Award for FX’s “Damages,” is welcoming two new cast members to the legal drama. Campbell Scott and Martin Short have signed on as regulars, joining Close, Rose Byrne and Tate Donovan, the network said yesterday. Our ‘Damages’ Photo Gallery Lily Tomlin and Keith […]

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Recommendations: What To DVR This Week

It always pays to have more than one DVR in the house, even if your house is a one-bedroom apartment, like mine. Here’s what’s heading to my DVRs this week: MONDAY Gossip Girl: 8 PM, CW: I don’t know about you, but I’m really looking forward to this “Blair Goes Serena” wild lifestyle change. It […]

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