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MOM: Jaime Pressly Made a Season 3 Series Regular

March 13, 2015 by  
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Fresh off MOM’s third season renewal, the CBS comedy has promoted Jaime Pressly to a series regular. (The promotion will start next season.) Pressly plays Jill, a recovering addict who has been working on her sobriety (with some help from Anna Faris’ Christy). She first appeared in the show’s second season premiere. Are you excited […]


March 12, 2015 by  
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CBS has renewed MOM, MIKE & MOLLY, and 2 BROKE GIRLS for the 2015-2016 season, the network officially announced. (News of MOM and MIKE & MOLLY’s renewal trickled out via social media last night.) They join previously renewed comedy THE BIG BANG THEORY, as well as already renewed freshman dramas, SCORPION, MADAM SECRETARY, and NCIS: […]

MOM: Jaime Pressly to Guest Star

July 18, 2014 by  
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MOM has booked its first guest star of season 2: JENNIFER FALLS’ Jaime Pressly! “Jaime Pressly is coming on for a story arc,” MOM star Allison Janney (Bonnie) told me at the CBS Television Critics Association press tour party. “She’ll be someone that Christy tries to help who is recently sober. So that’ll be fun!” […]

MOM: Sadie Calvano Reflects on the Emotional Finale, Season 1, and What’s to Come

April 21, 2014 by  
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MOM ended its first season last week on an emotional note as Violet gave birth to her child — and stuck to her plan to give the baby up for adoption. I spoke with MOM star Sadie Calvano (Violet) about filming the emotionally challenging finale scenes, what she’s looking forward to next season, and more… […]

MOM Season 1 Finale: Sadie Calvano Previews ‘Smokey Taylor and a Deathbed Confession’

April 11, 2014 by  
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MOM has never been shy about being a different, more serious, kind of sitcom when it wants to be — after all, few multi-cam series tackle teen pregnancy, addiction, and cancer in their first year — and when the season concludes this Monday, the stakes are high for all of the characters. “I think it […]

MOM: Allison Janney on the Challenges of Playing Bonnie, Plus Which Actors She Wants as Love Interests

January 27, 2014 by  
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Allison Janney is no stranger to television (she has nearly 200 episodes of primetime TV under her belt!), but when I caught up with her at a recent WBTV TCA comedy event, she couldn’t stop gushing about playing Bonnie on her new CBS series, MOM. “I’m loving it,” she raved. “I’m loving the half-hour [multicam […]

CBS Picks Up Full Seasons of MOM, THE CRAZY ONES, and THE MILLERS

October 18, 2013 by  
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CBS has given out its first bit of good news for the season: MOM, THE CRAZY ONES, and THE MILLERS will get their “back nines” — AKA, they’ll each get a full first season. “We’re proud of CBS’s leadership position in comedy and excited to build on it with the back nine pick-ups of these […]

MOM: What You Need to Know About the New CBS Series

September 23, 2013 by  
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There are approximately one million new shows debuting this season*, and it’s going to get difficult to keep track of them all. To help you out, for every new show, I’m going to basically create a hub of info on the day of the premiere — pilot photos, my quick take on the pilot (or […]

MOM Books Justin Long and Octavia Spencer

July 29, 2013 by  
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MOM has already booked some big-name guest stars for its early part of the season: Justin Long and Octavia Spencer! MOM co-creator Chuck Lorre announced the news during the comedy’s Television Critics Association session today, noting that Long will play a love interest for series star Anna Faris’ Christy. “Poor bastard doesn’t know what he’s […]


CBS is debuting a handful of new comedies this fall, and they’ve whipped up some key art to give you a taste about what these shows are about. Take a look! Which show’s key art was your favorite? Follow @GiveMeMyRemote and @marisaroffman on Twitter for the latest TV news. Connect with other TV fans on […]

MOM on CBS – First Look

May 15, 2013 by  
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Chuck Lorre is hoping to bring his television magic to a fourth CBS series: this time around, it’s MOM, a new sitcom starring Anna Faris and Allison Janney. Take a look at photos from the pilot, the official show description, and the trailer! Tweet


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Report: CBS Set to Pick Up MOM

May 7, 2013 by  
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It appears we may have our first non-spinoff pilot order of the season: Deadline is reporting that CBS will pick up MOM, the latest sitcom from Chuck Lorre (THE BIG BANG THEORY, TWO AND A HALF MEN) tomorrow. The series — starring Anna Faris and Allison Janney — follows a newly sober single mother who […]