Show time plans to revive two of his past hits. Nurse Jackie and Weeds there are revivals in the works, with stars to match Edie Falco and Mary-Louise Parker attached for return.

Submission deadline; termination period Showtime is reportedly preparing to revive both series, with their original stars attached not only to star but also to perform. The Weeds In the revival, the main character Nancy Botwin (Parker) is in Copenhagen, where marijuana remains illegal, but the sale and use of it is reluctantly tolerated in the community of Freetown Christiania. Produced by recovery Christian Thorpecreator of the popular Danish comedy-drama series Rita. No plot details yet Nurse Jackie revival, but Deadline reports Abe Silvia (Dead to me, Tammy Fay’s eyes) and Liz Flaive (Roar, Homeland) worked on, writes and executive produces the original series. The moves reflect Showtime’s strategy since its merger with Paramount Plus; They started aggressively using their back catalog of shows and planned to expand both Dexter and Billions to franchises.


Jackie Payton and Nancy Botwin: Showtime’s Complicated Women

It debuted in 2009 and ran for 7 seasons and 80 episodes. Nurse Jackie It follows the life of Jackie Payton (Falco), a New York nurse with a complicated personal life and a compulsive prescription drug habit. From his successful run The SopranosFalco’s performance was widely acclaimed and earned him six Emmy Award nominations and one win. Weedscreated by Jenji Cohan (Orange is the new black, GLOW), starred Parker as Nancy Botwin, an upper-middle-class suburbanite whose life is thrown into chaos when her husband suddenly dies. In order to maintain his lifestyle, he begins to deal with marijuana, which draws him into the world of crime and lies. It debuted in 2005 and ran for eight seasons and 102 episodes. The series finale was then set in the year 2022, where the various characters had gone on in their lives during the seven-year time jump; it is not clear whether the wake takes this into account. Parker Botwin liked to play and when asked Interview with Collider If he missed the character, he said, “I’m going to do it! It’s sad, but I’m going to do it. It was eight years of my life, you know?”

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Falco is known for his powerful performances on and off Broadway The Sopranos, Fewand Impeachment: An American Criminal History. He recently starred Avatar: The Waterway (but don’t ask when it came out) and can be seen playing now Pete Davidsonmother Bupkis. In addition, Parker, an accomplished stage actor, also starred Fried green tomatoes, Bullets Over Broadwayand an action film RED and its sequel, RED 2. He played recently Colin KaepernickMother Teresa Colin is black and white.

Stay tuned to Collider for future updates and check out the trailer for Falco’s Bupkis below.