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the big C Is a new original SHOWTIME hit series featuring Laura Linney who plays Cathy Jamison, a conservative schoolteacher and mother who receives life changing news that she diagnosed with cancer and decides after the news, to make a radical, longtime coming alterations to the way she lives her life. While she decides if she wants to tell anyone about her cancer diagnosis, the main character Cathy decides it's her time to rebel, confronting her childish husband Paul, coddled son Adam, and her homeless and self proclaimed spokesman for the environment brother, Sean. Throughout the show Cathy forms abnormal relationships with unforeseen people, including her oncologist, Dr.Todd.

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Laura Linney

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Laura Linney,was born in New York City February 5th, 1964 and was born into a family prominent in the theatre buisness. Linney's film career began in the early 90's, with smaller roles such as "Lorenzo's Oil", and "Dave". Linney's breakthrough role was in "Primal Fear", where she starred as Richard Gere's ex-girlfriend, which from there brought Linney more substantial roles. Soon after...


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