Laura Linney stars as Cathy on “The Big C,” which will return with a four-episode wrapup.

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TV Q&A: Changes are in store for 'The Big C'

  • Article by: ROB OWEN
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • February 17, 2013 - 4:21 PM


Q: Is “The Big C” coming back, ever? What ­happened?

A: Yes, it will be back. But rather than continue to air as half-hour episodes, “The Big C” will conclude with four one-hour episodes that begin airing April 29 on Showtime.

‘Little Couple’ coming back

Q: Will the TLC series “Little Couple” be ­returning?

A: Yes, it will be back in April, but no specific premiere date has been announced.

More episodes of ‘Episodes’

Q: When will the new seasons of “Episodes,” “Web Therapy” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” start?

A: Showtime recently announced that “Web Therapy” will be back in the summer, but “Episodes” won’t return for a third season until early 2014.

I’ve reported previously that “Curb Your Enthusiasm” is on hold while Larry David makes a movie for HBO.

‘Magic City’ is in the Starz

Q: Do you know if Starz will release new episodes of “Magic City”?

A: Yes, “Magic City” will be back for its second season this summer on Starz.

Forget about ‘Breakout Kings’

Q: Do you know if “Breakout Kings” will return to A&E?

A: It was canceled last year. A&E has shifted to more character-driven, serialized programming (“Longmire,” “Bates Motel”), and “Breakout Kings” was neither of those things.

‘Curb Appeal’ returns in April

Q: Will my favorite HGTV show, “Curb Appeal,” be back in 2013?

A: “Curb Appeal” returns in April, but HGTV provided no date.

A matter of love and ‘Love It’

Q: On the HGTV show “Love It or List It,” are David and Hilary married? Tell me a little bit about them.

A: They are not married.

Your best bet to find information on celebrities such as them is to do a Web search for articles, such as this one on ­Hilary Farr ( and this bio on David Visentin (


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