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After years of focusing on reality shows, Bravo has ventured into producing a scripted drama -- Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce. Will this TV show be a big enough success in the ratings to earn a second season or, will it be cancelled instead? Stay tuned to find out.
Inspired by the book series by Vicki Iovine, Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce follows self-help guru Abby McCarthy (Lisa Edelstein). She shocks the world when she reveals that she has separated from her husband and she soon finds her career in a free fall. As she starts to navigate life as a middle-aged single woman, Abby turns to her new divorced friends for advice. Other performers include Janeane Garofalo, Beau Garrett, Alanna Ubach, Necar Zadegan, Paul Adelstein, J. August Richards, C. Thomas Howell, Julianna Guill, Michael Weaver, and Charles Mesure.
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Episodes: Ongoing (hour)
TV show dates: December 2, 2014 -- Tbd
Series status: Has not been cancelled
Performers include: Lisa Edelstein, Janeane Garofalo, Beau Garrett, Alanna Ubach, Necar Zadegan, Paul Adelstein, J. August Richards, C. Thomas Howell, Julianna Guill, Michael Weaver, and Charles Mesure.
TV show description:
Inspired by the Girlfriends' Guide book series by Vicki Iovine, this scripted series follows Abby McCarthy (Lisa Edelstein), a self-help book author and guru of all things family. She shocks the world when she reveals that her seemingly perfect life has all been a lie.
After publicly admitting that she has separated from her husband, Jake (Paul Adelstein), America's once-favorite girlfriend finds her career and marriage in a free fall. As she starts to navigate life as a single woman in her 40s, Abby »
Chances are, your TV has had an intimate, decades-long affair with Marti Noxon.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Angel. Mad Men. Grey’s Anatomy. Glee. Prison Break. Noxon has written and/or produced episodes of all of them, which she says prepared her well for her latest gig: creator, writer and executive producer of Bravo’s Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.
“Especially now that we’re both doing such different things, we’re always like, »
Are you ready for a whole new breed of Bravolebrity?The network is branching out from its incredibly popular reality shows for something scripted, bringing fans a different kind of housewife."Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce," Bravo's first foray into scripted television, is an adaptation of Vicki Iovine's series of "Girlfriends' Guide" books ... and follows Abby, a self-help guru who hits the reset button on her life after a very public separation from her husband.toofab's Anna Kachikyan was at the red carpet premiere for the new show, where she talked with stars Lisa Edelstein, Beau Garrett, Necar Zadegan, Alanna Ubach and creator Marti Noxon about what sets this series apart from other dramas out there ... and what it's like to become a "Bravolebrity.""I certainly get to use more of me in Abby than any other part I've ever had in my life," says Edelstein of her role. "When you're a supporting character, »
- tooFab Staff
Andy Cohen’s got the 411 on the bubbly lead of Bravo’s new drama, Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce — and we’ve got some exclusive footage of the Watch What Happens Live host sitting down with Lisa Edelstein’s Abby McCarthy.
Girlfriends’ Guide, which premieres next Tuesday (10/9c) follows Abby, a self-help author who publicly separates from her “perfect” husband (Private Practice‘s Paul Adelstein) and starts her life over as a single woman.
Abby’s Wwhl appearance in the clip below, »
Bravo's first scripted series, “The Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” has banked looks and smarts in its latest casting. The comedy from Marti Noxon has brought on Brandon Jay McLaren in a recurring guest role, TheWrap has learned. He will play Marco, who's described as handsome and a little rough around the edges. He's an intellectual who runs his own organic heritage vegetable farm, and sells his produce at the Farmer's Market, where he meets one of the ladies. A bit contemptuous at first, he'll become a potential love interest for the character. Also read: Alanna Ubach Replaces Janeane Garofalo on Bravo's ‘Girlfriends’ Guide. »
- Jethro Nededog
Lisa Edelstein has a new Bff. Alanna Ubach has been cast in the series regular role of Jo on Bravo's first scripted series, “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce,” Bravo Media and Universal Cable Productions announced Wednesday. Also read: Janeane Garofalo Separating From ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’ Jo is a blunt, brassy New Yorker and Abby's (Edelstein) best friend from college who comes to Los Angeles to help her through her divorce. Inspired by the “Girlfriends’ Guide” books by Vicki Iovine, the series follows a self-help guru who's concealing the fact that she's separated from her husband (Paul Adelstein). The role of Jo was created. »
- Linda Ge
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce is hooking Lisa Edelstein up with a new Bff.
Alanna Ubach (Hung, Men of a Certain Age) is joining Bravo’s first-ever scripted drama in the series-regular role of Jo, a blunt, brassy New Yorker and Abby’s best friend from college who comes to La to help her through her divorce.
Ubach’s character will fill the void left by Janeane Garofalo, who, as TVLine first reported, is exiting the show.
Related Girlfriends’ Guide Casting Scoop: Look Who’s Playing Lisa Edelstein’s TV Mom
Sam Hancock directs his second feature, in which Balk (pictured) plays a woman determined to get to the cause of her estranged son’s death.
The project marks the latest film investment by Breakthrough Entertainment, which will also handle world sales.
The film centres on group of young paranormal investigators who investigate an abandoned Skyscraper.
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Network: Nick at Nite
Episodes: 55 (half-hour)
TV show dates: October 6, 2012 -- Tbd
Series status: Cancelled
TV show description:
This sitcom follows David Hobbs (Scott Baio), America's favorite TV Dad. He's spent the last 10 years playing the perfect father on television and seems to have forgotten how to master his real-life role of "world's best dad." Now, thanks to an agreement from years ago, his wife has gone back to work and it's David's turn to take over at home.
Life with his three kids proves to be a crazy adventure and he has a lot to learn. His love for his family, ability to think on his feet, and his good sense »
Nick at Nite has reportedly decided to cancel their first original sitcom, See Dad Run, after three seasons.
Season two is currently running with five episodes of the 20 episode order yet to air. See Dad Run was renewed for a third season of 13 episodes last October. Those are currently being filmed. An hour-long series finale has now been added to the previously-ordered 13 installments.
See Dad Run revolves around a TV sitcom star (Scott Baio) who stays home to take care of his young children while his soap opera acrtress wife (Alanna Ubach) returns to work. He quickly learns that being a real stay-at-home parent is much harder than playing one on television. Others in the cast are Ryan Newman, Jackson Brundage, Bailey Michelle Brown, Mark Curry, and Ramy Youssef.
By the end of the series, there will »
Exclusive: It is the end of the road for Nick at Nite‘s first original scripted comedy series See Dad Run, starring Scott Baio. I have learned that Season 3 of the family sitcom, which is currently filming, will be its last, with production on the series wrapping in May for good. There are five episodes left from See Dad Run‘s 20-episode second season, with the 13-episode Season 3 expected to air later this year — culminating with an hourlong series finale, which has been ordered in addition to the 13 regular episodes. See Dad Run‘s cancellation after 3 seasons and the exit of Nick at Nite’s second original sitcom, Wendell & Vinnie, after one leaves Instant Mom as the network’s only remaining original comedy series. Created by Tina Albanese and Patrick Labyorteaux, See Dad Run centers on actor David Hobbs (Baio) who, after a decade on television, becomes a stay-at-home dad »
- NELLIE ANDREEVA
New NCIS season 11,episode 13 intense spoilers & clips hit the net. Last night, NCIS served up the new spoilers and sneak peek/spoiler clip (below) for their upcoming "NCIS" episode 13 of season 11. The episode is entitled, "Double Back," and it appears to be very intense and emotional as a loved one gets extremely injured after a huge explosion goes down, and more. In the new "Double Back" episode, In the aftermath of a drone attack, The NCIS team is going to find key evidence that will lead them to one of Parsa's cohorts. In an effort to locate the terrorist, Parsa, Gibbs ,and the NCIS team are going to track down one of his cohorts using evidence from the drone attack. In the meantime, an emotionally shaken McGee will end up, struggling with the damages of the incident. Guest stars are going to feature: Wendy Makkena as Dr. Rachel Cranston, Margo Harshman as Delilah Fielding, »
New NCIS season 11,episode 13 official spoilers,plotline revealed by CBS. Recently, CBS dished out the new,official,synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "NCIS" episode 13 of season 11. The episode is entitled, "Double Back," and it sounds like things will get pretty intriguing as the NCIS Crew track down one of Parsa's cohorts, via clues from their latest investigation, and more. In the new,13th episode press release: In the aftermath of a drone attack, The NCIS team is going to discover key evidence that will lead them to one of Parsa's cohorts. Press release number 2: In an effort to find the terrorist Parsa, Gibbs and the NCIS team are going to track down one of his cohorts using evidence from the drone attack. In the meantime, an emotionally shaken McGee is going to struggle with the ramifications of the incident. Guest stars will feature: Wendy Makkena as Dr. Rachel Cranston, »
14 items from 2014
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