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Mom's Allison Janney: Ellen Burstyn Is 'Extraordinary' Addition to Season 3

Theres a whole lot of love on the set of CBS Momright now. TVLine caught up with star Allison Janney on the Emmys red carpet Sunday aboutan hour before her big win where she sang the praises of Season 3 newcomer Ellen Burstyn. It was extraordinary to have a woman like her want to []

Allison Janney: Guests Ellen Burstyn and Emily Osment Are Wonderful, Brilliant On Season 3 Of Mom Emmys

Allison Janney knows from awards. A six-time Emmy winner already, with two Tonys to boot, she's now in line to add another two Emmys to her collection, with noms for both Masters of Sex and Mom the latter of which has already snagged her a Critics' Choice award this year. She talked to AwardsLine about the new season of Mom , awkward sex scenes and returning for Masters of Sex season 4. After The West Wing you've said you were nervous about being typecast as a kind of

'Mom' Enlists Ellen Burstyn and June Squibb for Season 3

Burstyn -- who will play Bonnie's mother -- and Squibb will appear in the third episode of the season.   Read More...

Emily Osment Joins Mom for Multi-Episode Season 3 Arc

Moms the word for Emily Osment. The Young & Hungry actress is joining the CBS comedys upcoming third season for multiple episodes, TVLine has learned exclusively. Osment will playJodi, a street wise young drug addict who Christy (Anna Faris) and Bonnie (Allison Janney) try to help get sober. As TVLine previously reported, Momhas made a []

Mom Star Anna Faris on Her Incredible Year and 7 Other Emmy Contender Quickies

Its quite possible Anna Faris is the nicest person in Hollywood. The Mom star has had an incredible year. Her show has consistently delivered in the ratings department, becoming network TVs fastest-growing program. The fact that her husband, actor Chris Pratt , has starred in one of the years most anticipated movies, Jurassic World, is just icing on the cake. Faris spoke to TheWrap about life in Hollywood, her favorite shows to binge-watch and how to celebrate your husbands movie breaking into the billion-dollar club.   Read More...

Mom Season 3: Who's In? Who's Out?

Mom will be down one boyfriend but up agirlfriend for Season 3. TVLine has learned exclusively that Spencer Daniels, who plays Violets baby daddy Luke, will not be a series regular when the comedy returns next fall. The change doesnt come as a bigsurprise, as Daniels character did not appear in the final 14 episodes []

Swoosie Kurtz On Mike & Molly, Mom And Her First Tony Award Nomination

EXCLUSIVE: I met Swoosie Kurtz for the first time in the brief lull between her first Tony nomination and her first win. Almost immediately I asked her to marry me. Didnt matter that I was married at the time. Didnt matter that we were somewhat blazed and not alone (everyone was blazed and as I recall, everyone of every sexual predilection was asking for Swoosie Kurtzs, um, hand in marriage).   Read More...

In 'Mom' Season 3, Allison Janney 'wouldn't be surprised' if Christy is the one who struggles

"Mom" brought its second season to a close Thursday (April 30) in an episode that saw Bonnie (Allison Janney) and daughter Christy (Anna Faris) finally reunite in the face of Christy's son Roscoe (Blake Garrett Rosenthal) no longer wanting to live with them, instead choosing to live with his dad and new stepmom-to-be.Janney tells Zap2it that with a show like "Mom," the writers can't keep going back to the well of Bonnie falling off the wagon, so perhaps after this heartbreaking turn of events with Roscoe, it'll be Christy who struggles in Season 3. Christy stumbling in her fight against addiction would be especially hard to watch after she just celebrated two years sober, but that's the nature of a show like this."We can't have a show if everything is working beautifully and smoothly," says Janney. "I think that since Rosco has a safe place to be, I wouldn't be surprised if we saw Christy...

'Mom' Boss Opens Up About Bonnie and Christy's Journey, Plans for Season 3

Gemma Baker also talks with THR about newly series regular Jaime Pressly, and the potential for romance in season three.    Read More...

'Mom' Co-Creator on Bonnie's Relapse, "Emotional" Finale

"I'm proud of the way we're able to deal with serious issues and find humor at the same time," Gemma Baker tells THR. "I think sometimes people are surprised by that, but that really is how life is. I know for me, the things I've gone through that are painful and serious, the only way I'm able to cope is to find humor in it somewhere."  Read More...