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Breaking TV News: Showtime Renews NURSE JACKIE for a Seventh Season

Press Release: In advance of its sixth season premiere, today SHOWTIME announced that it has picked up a seventh season of its signature comedy series NURSE JACKIE. The announcement was made by David Nevins, President, Showtime Networks Inc. NURSE JACKIE stars Edie Falco in her Emmy® Award-winning and Golden Globe® and SAG-nominated role, and returns
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6 Shows We Feel Somewhat Guilty For Bailing On

THE BORGIAS Despite the fact that on the surface, Showtime’s THE BORGIAS — complete with copious amounts of sex and gratuitous levels of violence — is equal to timeslot rival GAME OF THRONES in almost every respect. There is one unmistakeable thing that separates HBO’s big budget fantasy from Jeremy Irons Showtime starrer: Have you
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Advertising Anarchy: NURSE JACKIE

In our latest instalment of Advertising Anarchy (Also known as our take on how networks might wish to consider promoting some of our favorite new and returning shows), this TV Addict thought we’d offer up our two cents as to how Showtime might wish market the upcoming season of their critically acclaimed dark medical comedy
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Summer TV Surprises: A Look Back

By: Vlada Gelman Summer is typically a quiet time for TV watchers, but thanks to the proliferation of cable shows and broadcast networks burning off episodes, this summer was not without entertainment and some surprises. Below are the moments, actors, shows and realizations that surprised me this summer. The supporting cast of NURSE JACKIE: Yes,
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6 Posted in ABC Family, Kings, Nurse Jackie, True Blood

On TV Tonight: August 17, 2009

INSIDER AMERICAN AIRLINES: A WEEK IN THE LIFE (9PM CNBC) Peter Greenberg chronicles a week in the operation of American Airlines which include: its obsessive efforts to save fuel and how ticket prices are determined. Not included: the search for the TV Addict’s luggage, circa 2002. X-MEN: THE LAST STAND (8PM FX) Yup, nothing puts
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Tonight’s TV Addictions: June 15, 2009

WHAT WE’RE WATCHING: GREEK (8PM ABC Family) For those old school BEVERLY HILLS 90210 fans fretting over the outcome of tonight’s big Cappie/Max dilemma, we’ve got some good news for you. Casey does not pull a “Kelly Taylor” by choosing herself! WEEDS (10PM Showtime) Silas and Doug second-guess their latest pot growing scheme. Which considering
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Review: NURSE JACKIE Is Good For What Ails You

Frankly, NURSE JACKIE shouldn’t work. The new Showtime series is, on paper, little more than a collection of cliches. The drugged-out nurse who knows more than the uncaring doctors she works with. The gay best friend. The annoying chatterbox of a nursing student. The opening and closing voiceovers. Despite — or perhaps, in some weird
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Tonight’s TV Addictions: June 8, 2009

WHAT WE’RE WATCHING: GREEK (8PM ABC Family) If BEVERLY HILLS 90210′s Emily Valentine taught us anything, it’s that “homecoming week float competition” and “heats up” should never be used in the same sentence. We’re just sayin’ WEEDS (10PM Showtime) Picking up where season four left-off, a now knocked up Nancy Botwin continues to make life-altering
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Reviewing the Women of Summer: NURSE JACKIE, WEEDS, THE CLOSER, SAVING GRACE & HAWTHORNE

By: Aleks Chan Summer television is all about the girl. Correction: all about the cable girls. Yes, cable has found itself a reliable refuge for film actresses to find work that is ostensibly of the caliber they are used to – thus Holly Hunter as a spry, hedonistic Oklahoma City detective, Kyra Sedgwick as a
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You Be the Critic: NURSE JACKIE

Summer reruns and reality already getting you down? Meet NURSE JACKIE; Your guaranteed cure for the post-May season finale blues. But don’t take our word for it, you be the critic by checking out the season premiere of JACKIE prior to its June 8th bow on Showtime. (After the jump)

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