Articles for Cougar Town Season 1

ABC unveiled its Fall schedule today and it features an ambitious lineup of new series to premiere all season long.  The schedule features eight new shows, including a Wednesday night that contains nothing but new programs.  This is identical to the strategy ABC used two years ago when it premiered three new hour-long shows on Wednesdays.The new Wednesday, however, features four new half-hour comedies which I will tentatively title the Back to You reject lineup, as three of the sitcoms star former cast members of that failed FOX sitcom, including Kelsey Grammer, Patricia Heaton and Ty Burrell.  The other big change to the schedule is that Ugly Betty has been bumped to Fridays, wedged between Supernanny and 20/20.More Fall Lineups:FOXABCNBCCBSThe CW Read more »
Since her stint on long-running comedy Friends, fans of Courtney Cox have not really seen much of her, notwithstanding her starring role as cynical tabloid editor Lucy on Dirt which ran for two seasons.  Soon, however, 44-year-old Cox will back on the small screen for yet another starring role: this time, as a 40-year-old recent divorcee who‘s trying to spice up her dating life after a failed marriage and a sarcastic 17-year-old son.On Cougar Town, Cox plays Jules Cobb, a successful Florida career woman in real estate who has a non-existent love life.   "There comes a time in every woman‘s life when she has to take a long, hard look in the mirror and ask herself, ‘What the hell is that?‘ For me, that time has come... Lately, I‘ve been feeling like I‘m gonna shriveled up and die if I just don‘t get out there and start doing things."  With the help of good friend Elle (Christa Miller), she decides to take the plunge five months after the divorce. Her new yard sign, for one, were spiced up by Elle that surprisingly made a fan base for Jules. Read more »
Do you feel that the actor who plays Courtney Cox‘s boytoy on the rookie ABC comedy Cougar Town is not given enough screen time? Well worry no more, Nick Zano, the 31-year-old who plays the boytoy to Cox‘s cougar, is in negotiation with Melrose Place people to replace, sort of, the axed Colin Egglesfield, whose character Auggie was given the walking papers recently because his character was "too dark" for Melrose.Entertainment Weekly reports that Zano, who was also on One Tree Hill and 7th Heaven, will play a doctor who works with Lauren (Stephanie Jacobsen) and Michael (Thomas Calabro) at Wilshire Memorial. Melrose Place showrunner Todd Slavkin said in a previous interview that the character is "irreverent and funny" as opposed to dark and brooding Auggie. The as yet unnamed new cast member will move into the building and will interact with Lauren. Read more »
Courteney Cox is taking a break from playing Jules Cobb, a recently divorced single mother exploring the truths about dating and aging on ABC‘s Cougar Town, to attend to a personal matter. According to Usmagazine.com, an ABC rep already released a statement on Sunday, November 22, confirming that the production of "Cougar Town has been temporarily shut down in order for Courteney to deal with a private family matter."  Read more »
Tomorrow morning the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will revealthis year‘s Golden Globe nominees, and you never know what to expect. The Golden Globes have been a lot more diverse than the Emmys,nominating people like Evangeline Lilly for Lost, Anna Paquin for True Blood, Lauren Graham for Gilmore Girls and Sarah Michelle Gellar for Buffy the Vampire Slayer.  They‘ve also given the Best Drama award to Nip/Tuck and Party of Five.This year, there are a ton of new shows that have a good chance to be nominated alongside regulars like 30 Rock and Mad Men.  Here are some of the new faces and names you could see at this year‘s Golden Globes.  Read more »
The Golden Globe nominations were revealed this morning, and on the TVside, returning dramas ruled while new comedies pushed old favoritesaside.  Glee claims to top spot with four nominations, for BestComedy Series as well as individual nominations for stars MatthewMorrison, Lea Michele and Jane Lynch.  Read more »
It‘s not even noon on the West Coast and it‘s already been a big news day for ABC. The channel just announced the premiere date for the 10th season of Dancing With the Stars and the renewals of three of it‘s hot new comedies: Modern Family, Cougar Town, and The Middle. Celebrities and their professional partners will be dancing across your TV starting Monday March 22nd. The channel will celebrate the 10th season of their successful reality show with a two-hour premiere. It‘s hard to believe there have been 10 seasons of Dancing With the Stars already, with no sign of the show slowing down. We‘re already eager to see which celebrity will surprise us with their moves comes March.  Read more »
The results are in! The 67th annual Golden Globes, the first Hollywood award ceremony of the year, kicked off tonight at 8pm EST on NBC with several fashion hits and misses, teary acceptance speeches and some witty punch lines served by British comedian host Ricky Gervais. Read more »
Failed to see the latest episode of Cougar Town? Catch up and watch the full episode after the jump! Read more »
Mother‘s Day. It‘s that time of the year again, where we pay tribute to our moms--and what better way to honor motherhood than to recall TV mothers that make us realize just how blessed we are with the ones we have. We asked our readers and Facebook followers who they thought TV‘s worst mom ever wasand compiled the short list.  Read more »
Summer is upon us and that means it‘s time to mark our calendars and bid farewell to some of our favorite shows, including Lost, Grey‘s Anatomy, Glee, and 24, just to name a few. To help you plan your TV schedule, here‘s a rundown of shows that are about to wrap up and their respective finale dates. Read more »
ABC announced its plans for the 2010-2011 TV season and despite adding seven new shows this fall, the rest of the schedule is very familiar.  Returning shows Dancing with the Stars, Castle, Modern Family, Cougar Town, Grey‘s Anatomy, Private Practice, Desperate Housewives and Brothers and Sisters all remain right where they currently are.See More:The CW‘s Fall Lineup>>CBS‘ Fall Lineup>>FOX‘s Fall Lineup>>NBC‘s Fall Lineup>>Other than the new shows, the main story from ABC is that V, which was renewed for a second season, won‘t be back until 2011.  It looks like the network really is trying to turn it into the new Lost.  Read more »
CBS has reportedly picked up at least six new series for its upcoming fall season.Leading the new pick-ups is the remake of the classic crime series Hawaii 5-O, the much-buzzed about project from Fringe producers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman and CSI: NY producer Peter Lenkov. The reboot features Three Rivers‘ Alex O‘Laughlin and Lost‘s Daniel Dae Kim in lead roles, along with Taryn Manning, Grace Park and Scott Caan.  Read more »

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