'The Big C' Season 3 Scoop: Paul Returns as Cathy Explores Bargaining

  Whether or not  The Big C 's Paul is alive or dead,  Oliver Platt  will be returning to the Showtime dramedy when the  Laura Linney  series about a woman living with cancer returns later this year. With filming on Season 3 set to begin next week and writers halfway through writing the 10-episode season, series creator Darlene Hunt says three weeks will have passed since Paul's heart attack -- and subsequent flatline in the Season 2 finale.  The Hollywood Reporter   caught up with Hunt at the Television Critics Association's winter press tour to discuss the season's new theme, how Cathy will be different and how Adam will handle Paul's heart attack. Read More...

Cathy Falters at the Marathon Finish Line on 'The Big C' (VIDEO)

In learning to let Lee go this season, Cathy has decided to live life to the fullest while she still has it on 'The Big C' (Mon., 10:30PM ET on Showtime). In this season finale, that meant picking up Lee's plans to run in the New Year's Eve marathon. She actually wound up picking it up quite literally, as she missed the deadline to enter, and took his number and ran it as him. But while Cathy was training for and running the marathon, she was missing some pretty serious stuff going down in the family, and this time it didn't involve Adam. In fact, Adam seems to be getting himself together.

THE BIG C Season Finale “Crossing The Line” Season 2 Episode 13

THE BIG C  “Crossing The Line” Season 2 Episode 13 airs Monday September 26 at 10:30pm on Showtime. Episode Synopsis : In the Season 2 finale, Cathy is inspired by Lee’s passing to ring in the New Year in an unexpected way; burdened by financial issues, Paul tries a new tactic with the insurance agency; Adam makes a surprising connection with Dr. Todd. Read More...