The Television Academy announced Wednesday its honorees for the seventh annual Television Academy Honors, recognizing programs that use TV to bring awareness to important social issues. This year’s…
The Big C
ABC has nabbed a comedy from 20th Century Fox TV, “Work with Jerks,” to be supervised by Jenny Bicks (“The Big C”). Project was penned by Lizzie and Wendy Molyneux (“Bob’s Burgers”). It revolves…
NBC has given a put pilot commitment to a comedy from “The Big C” showrunner Jenny Bicks. Single cam laffer, to be produced by 20th Century Fox TV, centers on a beached mermaid in search of adventure…
If there's a business angle to the reinvention of the half-hour episodic comedy "The Big C" as a fourhour dramatic miniseries for its farewell season, it's this: It's good business to keep viewers…
Although Showtime vaulted into rarefied air with its Emmy win for “Homeland,” the channel continues to offer a spate of shows that clearly have admirers and boast billboard-worthy stars but amount to…
Showtime has given a new title for the last season of "The Big C," as well as extended the length of each episode.
Seeking the next big family-film franchise, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures have acquired the rights to Jonathan Stroud's supernatural book series "Lockwood & Co." with plans to…
Sometimes, a role finds the person who's ready to play it.
Showtime has picked up new seasons of "The Big C" and "Weeds."
"The Big C" gets an "E" for admirable effort but still feels like a squandered opportunity.
One of the boldest and most provocative entries in this year's Sundance competition, "Urbania," Jon Shear's impressive feature directorial debut, is a darkly intriguing drama that probes the very…