Casting Director Amy Britt Named Head Of Casting For Showtime

By | Thursday April 14, 2011 @ 6:37pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Casting director Amy Britt, who along with partner Anya Colloff cast one of Showtime’s signature series, Weeds, has been tapped as the pay cable network’s new head of casting. Britt, who has been named SVP Talent and Casting, succeeds Showtime’s … Read More »

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TCA: Showtime’s David Nevins Makes TCA Debut, Discusses ‘Kennedys’, ‘Dexter’

Nellie Andreeva

David Nevins made his TCA debut today as Showtime’s new entertainment president. He laid out his plan for the network: at least 2 and often 3 series in originals at any point during the year. To accomplish that, he has … Read More »

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Showtime Tweaks January Original Lineup

Nellie Andreeva

UPDATED: Coming in January, all of Showtime’s original series will run on one night, Sunday. Back in July, Showtime announced that new drama Shameless will debut on Jan. 9 and air in the Sunday 10 PM slot. Returning comedy Californication and new half-hour Episodes were scheduled to premiere Jan. … Read More »

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‘Big C’ Delivers Showtime’s Biggest Original Series Premiere In 8 Years; Biggest ‘Weeds’



Showtime just announced that The Big C premiere attracted 1.154 million viewers at 10:30 PM. That’s the pay channel’s largest audience in 8 years for an original series debut. (Previous was Odyssey 5 on June 21st, 2002, with 1.155M.) At 11:30 PM, the … Read More »

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