'The Big C': Laura Linney facing 'a lot' for Season 2


Laura Linney knows, for all the stage and screen work she's done, the special demands of being a television series star.But she knows the rewards, too. She won a Golden Globe Award for her first season as cancer patient Cathy Jamison in Showtime's "The Big C," which begins its second round Monday, June 27. Linney is deep into filming the new episodes, dealing with the effects of the treatment Cathy long resisted ... and not just on her, but also on others including her husband (Oliver Platt), son (Gabriel Basso) and brother (John Benjamin Hickey)."It's a lot, there's no question," Linney tells Zap2it on a day when she's been in literally every scene filmed. "Still, I never feel I'm able to do as much as I would like to. You get used to the pace. You sort of have to, or else you would combust. I really try to take it one scene, one day...



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