NURSE JACKIE CASTING NEWS!
SHOWTIME has tapped Emmy Award-winner Tony Shalhoub (Monk) in the hit comedy NURSE JACKIE, starring Edie Falco as a flawed emergency room nurse. Shalhoub will recur as Dr. Bernard Prince, a new ER doctor who has a great bedside manner, a special touch with Akkalitus and who offers Jackie something she desperately needs – a friend.
Best known to television audiences as the obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk, in Monk, a role which earned him four straight Emmy nominations and three wins, Shalhoub has been starring in hit television and movie projects for years, including the long-running sitcom Wings, Men in Black and Men in Black II.  Other film appearances include Stanley Tucci’s hit Big Night, Made Up, Barton Fink, Cars I and Cars II, and the current Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.


Who’s excited to see Shalhoub on Season Seven of NURSE JACKIE?

NURSE JACKIE CASTING NEWS!

SHOWTIME has tapped Emmy Award-winner Tony Shalhoub (Monk) in the hit comedy NURSE JACKIE, starring Edie Falco as a flawed emergency room nurse. Shalhoub will recur as Dr. Bernard Prince, a new ER doctor who has a great bedside manner, a special touch with Akkalitus and who offers Jackie something she desperately needs – a friend.

Best known to television audiences as the obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk, in Monk, a role which earned him four straight Emmy nominations and three wins, Shalhoub has been starring in hit television and movie projects for years, including the long-running sitcom Wings, Men in Black and Men in Black II.  Other film appearances include Stanley Tucci’s hit Big Night, Made Up, Barton Fink, Cars I and Cars II, and the current Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Who’s excited to see Shalhoub on Season Seven of NURSE JACKIE?

SHOWTIME was honored with four Primetime Emmy Awards at the Creative Arts Emmy Award Ceremony, including top honors for the groundbreaking documentary series YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY.

The critically-acclaimed drama series MASTERS OF SEX received its first Emmy win in the Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series category for Allison Janney. This marks her first win in this category and fifth Emmy.

NURSE JACKIE’s Jan McLaughlin and Peter Waggoner were honored with their second consecutive win for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation.

Additionally, the hit comedy series HOUSE OF LIES garnered its first Emmy win for Outstanding Art Direction for a Contemporary Program (Half Hour or Less) for Ray Yamagata, Chikako Suzuki, and Tim Stepeck. This is the first time SHOWTIME has won in this category.

Congratulations to the Creative Arts Emmy Award winners!

ICYMI: Last night Nurse Jackie star Edie Falco stopped by The Colbert Report!

NINE CRITICS’ CHOICE TV NOMINATIONS FOR SHOWTIME

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We are thrilled to announce that SHOWTIME has been honored with nine nominations for the 4th Annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards! These are the most noms to-date for the network from the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. 

MASTERS OF SEX is one of this year’s top nominees with five nominations. In addition to Masters’ Best Drama Series nomination, Masters of Sex’s Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan and Beau Bridges, Ray Donovan’s Jon Voight, Shameless’ Emmy Rossum and Jeremy Allen White and Nurse Jackie’s Merritt Wever were all nominated. Allison Janney is a two-time nominee for her performances in two different shows this year – Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series category for MASTERS OF SEX, and Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Mom.

Shameless’ Emmy Rossum is the first actress to ever be nominated by the Critics’ Choice TV Awards in both the Best Actress in a Comedy Series and Best Actress in a Drama Series categories – also making her the first actress to be nominated for the same show in both drama and comedy. This is the first major award nomination ever for Shameless’ Jeremy Allen White. Masters of Sex’s Lizzy Caplan is also the only Best Actress in a Drama Series nominee for a freshman series this year.

Congrats to all!

Calling all SHOWTIME fans, we are thrilled to announce our Free Preview Weekend will start this Friday, May 9 through Sunday, May 11th. SHOWTIME will be available in 74 million households and viewers will be able to sample the network’s award winning programming.

 

The Free Preview weekend will include the series premiere of the new drama series PENNY DREADFUL, as well as new episodes of the critically-acclaimed hit series NURSE JACKIE and CALIFORNICATION, the premium television premiere of Scary Movie 5, and the premiere of Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana, the thrilling 12-round welterweight world championship unification bout from Saturday, May 3. During the Preview, SHOWTIME will also debut the second episode of PENNY DREADFUL on SHOWTIME ANYTIME immediately following the series premiere on Sunday, May 11th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

 

Free Preview Weekend viewers will have access to current and past episodes of our SHOWTIME original series including HOMELAND, RAY DONOVAN, MASTERS OF SEX, CALIFORNICATION, NURSE JACKIE, HOUSE OF LIES, EPISODES, WEEDS and DEXTER, all available on SHOWTIME On Demand and SHOWTIME ANYTIME.  The network will also air a variety of feature films including Silver Linings Playbook, Django Unchained, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 and Part 2, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Sinister, Alex Cross, Step Up Revolution and Lincoln. Documentary programming will include the first four episodes of Years of Living Dangerously, Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic, MAD DOG: Inside the Secret World of Muammar Gaddafi, Broadway Idiot: Green Day on Broadway, Springsteen & I, Made in America, LT: The Life & Times, Billy Joel: A Matter of Trust - The Bridge To Russia and History of the Eagles, among many others

 

The preview will be available across a number of distributors including AT&T U-verse, Cable ONE, CenturyLink Prism, Comcast, Cox Communications, DIRECTV, DISH, Mediacom, RCN and Verizon FiOS, among many others. Available platforms will vary by participating distributor. The Free Preview Weekend is available to digital subscribers of participating providers only, on both SD and HD feeds. Select providers will offer the Free Preview via SHOWTIME ON DEMAND and SHOWTIME ANYTIME. For additional details and a full schedule of programming, go to SHO.com/freepreview.

In advance of its sixth season premiere, we have picked up a seventh season of our signature comedy series Nurse Jackie. The series returns for a sixth season on Sunday, April 13 at 9 p.m. The seventh season of the series will begin filming in New York later this year.

In advance of its sixth season premiere, we have picked up a seventh season of our signature comedy series Nurse Jackie. The series returns for a sixth season on Sunday, April 13 at 9 p.m. The seventh season of the series will begin filming in New York later this year.

There’s no one like Zoey Barkow or Emmy winner Merritt Wever! Take a look. NURSE JACKIE returns on April 13 at 9 PM on SHOWTIME.

Great news!  We are pleased to announce that NURSE JACKIE has been picked up for a sixth season!  Production begins in New York this fall and will premiere in 2014.  Make sure to catch the final two episodes of season five on Sundays at 9 PM ET/PT only on SHOWTIME.

Great news!  We are pleased to announce that NURSE JACKIE has been picked up for a sixth season!  Production begins in New York this fall and will premiere in 2014.  Make sure to catch the final two episodes of season five on Sundays at 9 PM ET/PT only on SHOWTIME.

ICYMI: Check out Edie Falco’s interview on Chelsea Lately. NURSE JACKIE airs Sundays at 9PM ET/PT only on SHOWTIME.