Oh!!! This sounds so good!!
Suck it, Howard Stern!
Gabourey Sidibe, the Oscar-nominated star of Precious, has just signed on to be a reccuring guest star on a new Showtime series starring Laura Linney and Oliver Platt!!
The half hour dark comedy, called The Big C, revolves around Cathy (played by Linney) a Connecticut wife and mom who reclaims her life after she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
Sidibe will reportedly be portraying a student in Cathy's class who has some major 'tude.
We will TOTALLY be checking this out!!
Not only are Linney and Sidibe FANTASTIC, but the show definitely sounds like a great addition to the Showtime line-up!!
What do U think?? Will U be watching The Big C??
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