‘Weeds’ Series Finale: Did It Deliver the Goods?

On Sunday night “Weeds” concluded its eighth and final season with a special hour-long episode that saw the return of many familiar faces and a jump ahead in time several years as a now teenage Stevie prepared for his bar mitzvah. For star Mary Louise Parker (Nancy Botwin), the finale was a “beautiful” way to […]

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‘The Mob Doctor’: Five Things to Know About Fox’s New Drama

There have been dozens of medical dramas. There have been plenty of shows about the mob. Fox’s “The Mob Doctor” is the first series that combines the two genres. It centers around Grace (Jordana Spiro), a surgical resident who agrees to secretly provide medical care to the mob in order to pay off her brother’s […]

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‘Weeds’ Marks 100th Episode as Finale Looms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Weeds” is part of a rare group of cable TV shows: The Showtime series starring Mary-Louise Parker celebrated the taping of its 100th episode. Showtime’s entertainment president, David Nevins, told the “Weeds” cast and crew Tuesday that only a few cable series have reached 100 episodes. Among them is “Monk.” Parker […]

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