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Showtime's The Big C Renewed for Season 3

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For fans of The Big C, this is just what the doctor ordered: a third season of the Showtime dramedy — meaning Cathy (played by three-time Emmy winner Laura Linney) will live to see winter. READ MORE


Emmys 2011: Who Deserves the Award for Guest Actor in a Comedy?

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Matt Damon, Idris Elba, and Justin Timberlake have garnered enough acting kudos among ‘em that few people would bat an eyelash if the trio teamed up to headline a fairly major big-screen drama. Instead, though, these actors will …READ MORE


Emmys 2011: Who Deserves the Award for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series? Take Our Poll!

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Bad news for Nurse Jackie‘s Edie Falco: Emmy voters haven’t awarded the Lead Actress in a Comedy statuette to the same lady in consecutive years since Patricia Heaton’s victories for Everybody Loves Raymond back in 2000 and 2001. But it’s even worse news for Tina Fey, …READ MORE


House Crisis, HIMYM Funeral, Friday Night Lights Finale and Others Eye Humanitas Prize

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The finalists for the 37th annual Humanitas Prize — which honors writers from both television and film whose work “explores the human condition in a nuanced, meaningful way” — have been revealed, and several fan fave TV shows, buoyed by standout episodes, are vying for recognition. READ MORE


TVLine Items: HBO Eyes Goldie Hawn Series, Dave Chappelle Denies TV Return, and More!

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Goldie Hawn is the latest movie star to venture into the uncharted waters of television. READ MORE


Emmys 2011: Sizing Up the Best Comedy Race — And Sharing Our Dream Nominees

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Summertime isn’t all about pool parties and picnics — at least not here at TVLine. No, for us this week marks the official start of Emmy season, seeing as the nomination process is about to begin, culminating in the July 14 reveal of who did/didn’t got a nod. In the coming days, we’ll be taking a close look at all the contenders in the major races and highlighting our dream candidates — the six shows and performers in each category that we think voters should recognize when they fill out their ballots.

First up: Outstanding Comedy Series … READ MORE & VOTE


Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on Glee, Grey's Anatomy, Chuck, Castle, NCIS, Bones and More!

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Got a scoop request? An anonymous tip you’re dying to share? Just want to say hi? Send any/all of the above to askausiello@tvline.com

Question: Please tell me these rumors of a Glee death during May Sweeps aren’t true! –Eric
Ausiello:
Rumors of a Glee death aren’t true. Glee DEATHS on the other hand? That’s totally happening. Sources confirm to me exclusively that this season’s penultimate episode, which bears the ominous title “Funeral,” is about the death of several things. One being a beloved character. The other being a major couple.

Question: Do you have any Grey’s Anatomy scoop pertaining to Meredith and Derek? —Sam
Ausiello:
TVLine’s double wedding theory isn’t looking so far-fetched after all. The synopsis ABC released for the May 5 episode — which revolves around Callie and Arizona’s nuptials — includes this telltale line: …READ MORE


TVLine Items: Private Practice Gets Ready For a Wedding, and Other TV News to Know

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Charlotte and Cooper’s wedding day is right around the corner, and the Private Practice Powers That Be are working overtime to make sure everything goes smoothly — right down to picking the perfect parents for the twosome. Heroes fans will be happy to hear that …READ MORE


Emmy Winner Alan Alda Scrubs In for The Big C

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Legendary M*A*S*H doc Alan Alda is scrubbing in once again, this time for Showtime’s The Big C. READ MORE