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A tabloid editor and her photographer try to make their way in the world of celebrity journalism.

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Series cast summary:
Courteney Cox ...  Lucy Spiller 20 episodes, 2007-2008
Ian Hart ...  Don Konkey 20 episodes, 2007-2008
Josh Stewart ...  Holt McLaren 20 episodes, 2007-2008
Alexandra Breckenridge ...  Willa McPherson 20 episodes, 2007-2008
Kyra Oser Kyra Oser ...  Receptionist 20 episodes, 2007-2008
Jeffrey Nordling ...  Brent Barrow 16 episodes, 2007-2008
Will McCormack ...  Leo Spiller 15 episodes, 2007-2008
Laura Allen ...  Julia Mallory 14 episodes, 2007-2008
Shauna Stoddart ...  Terry 12 episodes, 2007-2008
Alexi Wasser ...  Naomi 11 episodes, 2007-2008
Johnny Drocco Johnny Drocco ...  Paparazzi / ... 10 episodes, 2007-2008
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A tabloid editor and her photographer try to make their way in the world of celebrity journalism.

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Fame has its price. She's here to collect. See more »

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2 January 2007 (USA) See more »

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On the feature documentary Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show (2014), creator Matthew Carnahan reveals that his original pitch of the show didn't had a female lead character. Because FX was looking for shows with women as center characters, Carnahan agreed to rewrite it to create Lucy Spiller and work with Courteney Cox. The creator says this was the first of several concessions he made on the show, and described his relationship with FX's President and General Manager, John Landgraf, as difficult, to the point that he hasn't seen the second season of the show, because it had changed so much. See more »

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Behind the scenes of a tabloid
3 January 2007 | by blanche-2See all my reviews

It's too early to really judge "Dirt" yet. Based on the pilot, it's sleazy as hell and has no likable characters. Of course, F/X is an expert at this kind of thing and just might make it a go.

The star is Courtney Cox as Lucy, the editor of "Dirt" and "Now" magazines. She's a cold bitch who wants whatever slime she can get on celebrities - all of whom are painted as young, on drugs, having sex in restaurants, and cheating on their spouses and significant others. Frankly, when Don the schizophrenic (the only character I actually liked and felt sorry for) gets their revealing photos, it's kind of hard to have pity on any of them. At the end of the show, the writers tried to flesh out the Lucy character a bit, showing her as a lonely woman who seems to care about Don the schizophrenic. Not sure I bought it, since I'd just seen her use a stun gun on someone she slept with, as she suspects he only went to bed with her because he knows who she is and wanted his CD promoted.

Cox looks gorgeous. The acting ranges from okay to lousy. There are lots of new young faces, and one suspects that the budget went for other things. "Dirt" gives the audience a very dim view of Hollywood, celebrities, and the tabloids that basically is what the mainstream media has been telling us for years. Everyone is Paris, Britney, Nicole, Justin; no one practices safe sex; and everyone uses drugs. It's all kind of sick. Is there an audience for it? Most likely.


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