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Alanna Ubach Replaces Janeane Garofalo on Bravo's ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’

13 August 2014 5:36 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

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

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Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Taps Hung Actress to Fill Janeane Garofalo Void

13 August 2014 3:31 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

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

Additionally, Matthew Glave (ER, Growing Up Fisher) and Virginia Williams (Fairly Legal, »

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Janeane Garofalo exiting 'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce' in first season

6 August 2014 4:36 PM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Janeane Garofalo is leaving Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, Bravo’s first-ever scripted drama, in the series’ first season.

The show, which is based on Vicki Iovine’s bestselling series, follows Abby (Lisa Edelstein) and her career as a self-help book author who’s hiding something: her separation from her husband. Garofalo plays Lyla, Abby’s entertainment lawyer and friend.

According to TV Line, which first reported the news, Garofalo will continue shooting through October to give her character a proper exit.

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce premieres Tuesday, Dec. 2. »

- Samantha Highfill

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Janeane Garofalo Separating From ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’

5 August 2014 1:37 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

“The Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” is getting a face lift midway through its first season. Janeane Garofalo, who plays lead Lisa Edelstein's lawyer and friend, Lyla, is leaving the show. Also read: Laverne Cox Booked for Guest Role on Bravo's ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’ Production is currently under way on the 13-episode first season of Bravo's first-ever scripted series, which means the creative teams are working on how to remove Garofalo's character from the ensemble and move the show forward without her. Representatives for Garofalo and the show did not immediately respond to TheWrap's request for comment. Garofalo is not off of the set. »

- Jason Hughes

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Janeane Garofalo Exits Bravo's Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce

4 August 2014 6:41 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Janeane Garofalo and Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce are consciously uncoupling.

The actress-comedienne is exiting Bravo’s first-ever scripted drama, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Related Girlfriends’ Guide Casting Scoop: Look Who’s Playing Lisa Edelstein’s TV Mom

The series, based on Vicki Iovine’s best-selling series and developed by Buffy the Vampire Slayer‘s Marti Noxon, follows Abby (House‘s Lisa Edelstein), a self-help book author in Los Angeles who hides the fact that she’s separated from her husband. Garofalo co-starred as Lyla, Abby’s hard-nosed entertainment lawyer and one of her closest friends.

A source close to the »

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I'm Still Not Over... House and Cuddy's terrible relationship

28 July 2014 4:06 PM, PDT | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

Some television characters just shouldn’t be together. I don’t care how much unresolved sexual tension there is or how funny the witty banter is or how much chemistry the two characters have. There are just some “will-they or won’t-they” couples who should absolutely won’t—because once you take away that conflict, the show and the two characters’ interactions become uninteresting. And this is no more truer than for Dr. Gregory House (Hugh Laurie) and Dr. Lisa Cuddy (Lisa Edelstein), whose relationship I’m still not over. Not only was it unnecessary, it ruined House by becoming »

- Chancellor Agard

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TVLine Items: Bernadette Peters Visits Girlfriends' Guide, Odd Teaser and More

21 July 2014 12:06 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Bernadette Peters will soon help write the Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.

The Tony winner will guest-star on Bravo’s upcoming original scripted drama, the network announced Monday

, playing the mother of Janeane Garofalo’s Lyla, who comes to town to help Lyla with her kids.

Related  Bravo Renews Million Dollar Listing, Orders Two New Series

Inspired by books from Vicki Iovine, Girlfriends’ Guide follows Abby (House’s Lisa Edelstein), a self-help author who turns to her divorced friends after splitting from her “perfect” husband. The series will bow Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 10/9c.

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Bernadette Peters books guest star role on Bravo's 'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce'

21 July 2014 10:01 AM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Broadway icon Bernadette Peters will guest star in the first season of Bravo’s upcoming original scripted series Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, premiering Tuesday December 2. Peters will play Annie—the mother of divorced entertainment lawyer Lyla (Garofalo)—who comes to town to help her kids.

Girlfriends’ Guide follows self-help author Abby (Lisa Edelstein) as she goes through a very messy public divorce with her seemingly perfect husband Jake (Paul Adelstein). To bounce back, Abby turns to her divorced friends Lyla and former model turned entrepreneur Phoebe (Beau Garrett) for advice, as well as Delia (Necar Zadegan), Abby’s divorce lawyer »

- Marc Snetiker

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Bravo’s ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’: Creator Marti Noxon on Lessons Learned From ‘Mad Men’ and ‘Buffy’

14 July 2014 5:52 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

On Dec. 2, Bravo makes its first foray into scripted programming with “The Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce,” hailing from “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Mad Men” producer Marti Noxon.

The series stars Lisa Edelstein as Abby, a self-help book author and guru of all things family who shocks the world when she reveals that her seemingly perfect life is a lie. After inadvertently 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 turns to her new divorced friends including Lyla (Janeane Garofalo), a legendary no-nonsense entertainment lawyer who is in a constant “War of the Roses” battle with her ex-husband and Phoebe (Beau Garrett), a former model and budding entrepreneur who has a very unique relationship with her ex. Meanwhile, a »

- Laura Prudom

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Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Stars on Chemistry, Carrie Fisher and "Sexual Politics"

14 July 2014 3:28 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Get ready to learn the Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce. Bravo's first scripted series will make its splashy debut on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 10 p.m. The dramedy from Buffy the Vampire Slayer veteran Marti Noxon stars Lisa Edelstein, Paul Adelstein, Janeane Garofalo, Beau Garrett and Necar Zadegan, and is inspired by Vicki Iovine's Girlfriends Guide books. While speaking about the inspiration behind the series, Noxon revealed to the room that today, July 14, she made her last alimony payment. Additionally, Noxon, who has also worked on Mad Men, said she wanted to write about sexual politics, the "balance of power is new for people when a woman earns a lot more than a man...when she gets more attention for »

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Exclusive: Watch the trailer for Bravo's first scripted series, 'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce'

14 July 2014 2:45 PM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Bravo is adding a new group of Girlfriends to its ever-growing collection of Housewives.

The network will make its first foray into scripted television with the launch of Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, a new original dramedy from showrunner Marti Noxon based on the book series by Vicki Iovine.

“When we saw Girlfriends’ Guide, we said this is the thing we’ve been waiting for,” explains development exec Lara Spotts, adding that Bravo has been slowly and deliberately trying to get into the scripted game for about four years. “Marti Noxon is such a fantastic writer, and her script was so funny and so real. »

- Marc Snetiker

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Bravo Greenlights 3 Unscripted Series, Sets ‘Girlfriends’ Premiere Date

14 July 2014 2:06 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Bravo has ordered three unscripted series and set Dec. 2 as the premiere date for its first scripted venture, “The Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.”

The new shows include “There Goes the Motherhood,” a look at high-end Mommy and Me class in Los Angeles, from the Magical Elves banner.

“Secrets and Wives” follows a tight-knit rich group of friends and rivals as they deal with personal and professional dramas. Haymaker and Mike TV produce. The third series is an expansion of Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing” franchise with a San Francisco edition.

“Million Dollar Listing: New York” has been renewed for a fourth season, and so has “Southern Charm,” about a wealthy enclave in Charleston, S.C.

“Girlfriends’ Guide” will bow Dec. 2 in the 10 p.m. slot. Drama revolves around a self-help book author, played by Lisa Edelstein, who reveals her seemingly perfect life to be a fake. Marti Noxon penned the pilot. »

- Variety Staff

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Bravo Sets Date for Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce, Orders Two New Series

14 July 2014 1:53 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Bravo has finally scored a date with House alum Lisa Edelstein, setting a premiere for Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.

Related Bravo Eyes Rules of Attraction Series

The cabler’s first original scripted series — which is inspired by the eponymous Vicki Iovine novels and counts Marti Noxon among its exec producers — will bow Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 10/9c, Bravo announced Monday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour.

Girlfriends’ Guide follows Abby, a self-help author who publicly separates from her “perfect” husband (Private Practice‘s Paul Adelstein) and begins navigating life as a single woman. The cast also includes Janeane Garofalo, »

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TVLine Items: Ally's Beau Boards Syfy's Ascension, a Once Return and More

9 July 2014 9:59 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Gil Bellows (Ally McBeal) has claimed one of the last remaining seats on board Ascension, Syfy’s forthcoming six-hour limited series set in the far reaches of space, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Related Rescue Me Vet Andrea Roth Joins Syfy’s Deep-Space Miniseries Ascension

Cougar Town‘s Brian Van Holt stars as the captain of the titular vessel, which was launched into space by the U.S. government in 1963 to populate a new world. The series picks up 50 years into the mission, as a mysterious murder causes those on board to question the true nature of their mission.

Bellows plays the son of Abraham Enzmann, »

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Laverne Cox to Guest Star on Bravo’s ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’

8 July 2014 3:14 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Orange Is the New Black’s” Laverne Cox will guest star on Bravo’s upcoming series “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce,” the network announced Tuesday.

Cox will play Adele Northrop, a war journalist and Lgbt activist who appears to present an award at a marriage equality gala.

Bravo’s first original scripted series, “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” is based on the books by Vicki Iovine. The show stars “House” alum Lisa Edelstein as Abby, a middle-aged self-help author who is adjusting to her new lifestyle separated from her husband, Jake (“Private Practice’s” Paul Adelstein). Janeane Garofalo, Beau Garrett and Necar Zadegan also star in supporting roles.

Cox currently stars as Sophia Burset, a transgender prisoner on Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black.” Cox has been a long-time advocate for the transgender community, earning multiple GLAAD awards for her work, as well as a feature on the cover of Time Magazine. »

- Sebastian Torrelio

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‘Ouat's’ Charles Mesure, C. Thomas Howell Join Bravo's ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’ (Exclusive)

19 June 2014 11:59 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Bravo has rounded out the cast for its first scripted series, “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce,” from “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Angel” writer/producer Marti Noxon. TheWrap has learned that “Once Upon a Time” actor Charles Mesure and veteran actor C. Thomas Howell have joined the series in major recurring roles. Mesure will play Ralf, ex-husband to Phoebe, who's played by “Criminal Minds” star Beau Garrett. Howell will play a love interest to main character Abby, who's played by “House” star Lisa Edelstein. Television viewers last saw »

- Jethro Nededog

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Why aren't we talking about Casey Wilson's perfect wedding dress?

28 May 2014 10:26 AM, PDT | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

Fine, we admit it: PopWatch went a little Kardashian krazy yesterday. Yet in all the hubbub over last weekend’s big Kimye-palooza — the Smash-esque wall of flowers… and the Trix Rabbit Batman costumes… and the 20-minute toasts… and the odds that it’s all going to come crashing down within a year — we neglected to mention something important: Kim and Kanye weren’t the only two celebrities to tie the knot over Memorial Day Weekend.

Both House alum Lisa Edelstein and Happy Endings star Casey Wilson walked down the aisle Sunday as well. (Edelstein wed artist Robert Russell; Wilson wed David Caspe, »

- Hillary Busis

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Lisa Edelstein Is Married! House Star Weds Artist Robert Russell

27 May 2014 2:03 AM, PDT | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

'Twas the weekend of love! The day after Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's massive European wedding extravaganza, House star Lisa Edelstein tied the knot with artist Robert Russell on Sunday, May 25, a source confirms to Us Weekly. Edelstein, 48, is best known for her seven-season run as Dr. Lisa Cuddy on the medical drama. She surprisingly left the Fox show in 2011, going on to guest star on hit shows like The Good Wife, Elementary, Scandal, House of Lies, and Castle.  She has also appeared in hit [...] »

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'House' Alum Lisa Edelstein Marries Over Memorial Day Weekend

26 May 2014 1:52 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

House alum Lisa Edelstein is one of the many stars who got married over Memorial Day weekend. The actress married artist Robert Russell in Los Angeles on Sunday, Edelstein's rep confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. Exclusive: 'House's' Lisa Edelstein to Star in Bravo's Marti Noxon Pilot Edelstein played Dr. Lisa Cuddy for seven seasons on Fox's hit medical drama. She's now set to star in Bravo's Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce, the channel's first scripted series. The one-hour dramedy from Marti Noxon received a 13-episode order in February and is set to debut in 2015. Story: Bravo Greenlights Marti

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- Hilary Lewis

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Emma Watson Graduates and All the News About The Big Wedding!

26 May 2014 12:37 PM, PDT | Reelzchannel.com | See recent ReelzChannel news »

Emma Watson graduated this weekend from Brown University with a degree in English Literature. She is also the highest grossing actress of the decade. We think Hermione would be proud of Emmas degree, but then probably ask for donations for S.P.E.W.

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Lets talk about the Big Wedding this weekend! Lisa Edelstein, Dr. Cuddy of House, got married this weekend to artist Robert Russell in Los Angeles, California. A source close to the couple says they are very happy. What wonderful sweet wedding news… This is the big wedding you wanted to know about right?

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Okay, okay, This is the big wedding that happened this weekend: A contestant of The Bachelorette and winner of The Bachelor Pad 2’s Michael Stagliano got married this weekend in Chicago. Perfect weather for two new newlyweds. Wait, that’s not the big wedding »

- Leslie Nesbit

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