A Sneak Peak In To Season 2 Of ‘The Big C’

By Lesley Goldberg LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – While Laura Linney’s Cathy Jamison denied her cancer diagnosis during Season 1 of the U.S. cable network Showtime dark comedy “The Big C” made for compelling drama, things changed in the finale when she shared the news with her family. When her moody son Adam (Gabriel Basso) […]

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Laura Linney Talks ‘The Big C,’ Premiere Sets Record

“Cancer comedy.” Those two words don’t exactly go together and that’s just what Academy-Award nominee Laura Linney found so appealing about the new Showtime series that brings her back to the small screen. Viewers were certainly intrigued by the notion; Monday night’s series premiere set a ratings record for Showtime. ‘The Big C’ drew the […]

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Gabourey Sidibe Keeps the Magic Going in TV Series

By Lynn Elber BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Gabourey Sidibe (GA’-buh-ray SIH’-dee-bay) is pinching herself over her unexpected life, which includes an Oscar nomination and a new TV series. At a meeting Thursday of the Television Critics Association in Beverly Hills, Sidibe described herself as a “middle-of-the-lane, very normal” person who’d planned to be a receptionist. […]

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Liam Neeson Joins ‘The Big C’

Liam Neeson is the latest big star to sign up for a guest starring role on Showtime’s highly anticipated new series, ‘The Big C.’ The 6 ft. 4 in. actor will re-team with his ‘Kinsey‘ costar Laura Linney for one episode of the upcoming dramedy to play Bee Man, “an eccentric character who Cathy (Laura […]

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Laura Linney Loves ‘The C Word’

Don’t worry, it’s not the one you think…. Laura Linney is the latest in the long line of respected film stars finding quality work on television. Linney will star in and executive produce a new half-hour ‘dark comedy’ for Showtime called ‘The C Word’ about a suburban wife and mother diagnosed with cancer. She joins […]

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