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Allison Janney Joins Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’

Emmy-winner Allison Janney is joining the cast of Showtime’s upcoming drama “Masters of Sex” for an extended arc, the network announced Thursday. Janney will appear in five episodes of the hour-long drama, where she will play Margaret Scully, the wife of Beau Bridges‘ character, University Provost Barton Scully. “Masters of Sex” takes on two pivotal […]

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Showtime Bumps Up ‘Dexter’ to Summer, Reveals Full 2013 Premiere Schedule

Showtime is moving up “Dexter” to a June 30 premiere date to help launch the new Liev Shreiber-starring drama “Ray Donovan,” Showtime’s Entertainment President David Nevins told reporters at TCA on Saturday. Similarly, the third season of “Homeland,” which Nevins referred to as the network’s “crown jewel,” will also serve as a launch pad for […]

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Showtime Orders New TV Pilot Programs

By Tim Molloy NEW YORK ( – Cable TV network Showtime has ordered pilot programs from “The Last Exorcism” co-writer Andrew Gurland, “The Pacific” writer-producer Michelle Ashford, and “Southland” creator and “Public Enemies” writer Ann Biderman, the network announced on Monday. Gurland’s project, “Gurland on Gurland,” is a half-hour comedy about his real family life […]

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