ga('ads.send', { Starz boss Jeffrey Hirsch rolled up a few hints about the forthcoming reboot of the Mary-Louise Parker drama Weeds. MEAWW is an initialism for Media Entertainment Arts WorldWide. Weeds ran for a total of eight seasons and was one of Showtime's most popular shows while on the air. let gads_event;

7:30pm PT I speak of none other than Weeds' Nancy Botwin (Mary-Louise Parker), the widowed mother of two who has turned pushing drugs into a family tradition. reporters on a platform technologically tailored to meet the needs of the modern reader. Where are they gonna end up, and how are they gonna feel about it? Lesley Goldberg, [Warning: This story contains major spoilers from the Season 8 premiere of Showtime's Weeds.].

Weeds is coming back to Showtime with the season 5 premiere on Monday, June 8. “We will be launching the marketing campaign for Mad Men, winner of 16 Emmys and five Golden Globes during its eight-year run, later this month. Click the button below to start this article in quick view. The reboot of the Lionsgate TV producer series was first unveiled back in November 2019. When you bring a long-running series to an end, you want to know how all the characters they square themselves in a larger, spiritual sense. Shane has always been a plucky little problem solver, so he can certainly draw on his experiences in the police academy. November 7 2019, 2:53 PM PST, RELATED STORIES No, I'm not referring to Daphne from, Weeds Season 5 Premiere: The Hemptress Returns, Leanza Cornett Dies From Head Injury: Miss America 1993 & Actress Was 49, ‘Big Sky:’ Brooke Smith, Jeffrey Joseph And Gage Marsh Join Cast For David E. Kelley Crime Thriller, ‘Like Water For Chocolate’ Stage Musical In Development With Grammy-Winning La Santa Cecilia, Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes Is One of the Top Performers on Peacock, A Fried Green Tomatoes TV Show is Coming to NBC with Reba McEntire. There's a whole season to come, so if we were out of sins, there probably wouldn't be an eighth season. window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotOnload', function(event) { Hirsch defended the fact that Kohan is not on board for the reboot, but said he is “confident” that Lionsgate Television will still “come up with a great show.”. It was the son who had ostensibly grown up and, one assumed, went straight. There were so many gangsters who would have wanted her dead, it was just too obvious had we gone that direction. Roberto Benabib: It's something we'd always been playing with. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. eventAction: 'click_ads' So there's kind of a duality of purpose there where you want to know how the characters are going to end up inside and also outside. “As excited as we are about our new series, I want to remind everyone that ‘the old is also new,’ and we’re pleased to be bringing two of the most acclaimed shows in television history, Mad Men and Weeds, to the global syndication marketplace next year,” Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer said in a statement. And the shooter was a real blast from Nancy -- and Shane's -- past: Tim Scottson (Daryl Sabara), the son of DEA agent and Nancy's now-deceased husband, Peter Scottson (Martin Donovan). Nancy Botwin's (Mary-Louise Parker) past caught up with her in a major way during Sunday's Season 8 premiere of Weeds.

We always had a sense that growing up without a father for Timmy had the same kind of almost perverted results that growing up without a father did for Shane. ga('ads.send', {

The series finale featured a time jump, which revealed that weed was now legal and that Nancy had started her own chain of weed cafés. Send us a tip using our annonymous form.

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Terms of Use | Mary Louise-Parker’s role as Nancy Botwin in ‘Weeds’ amounted to unimaginable fame. Finally the time came where Nancy had gotten far enough away from it that we felt like the audience was not going to be looking for this, Nancy wouldn't be looking for this. hitType: 'event', }); Essentially it'll be one episode -- 12 and 13 will be one hourlong series finale. Parker is attached to executive produce and star in the new project, which picks up with the Botwin family 10 years after the events of the original series in an era of marijuana legalization. Weeds airs at 10 p.m. Sundays on Showtime. And there's certainly trauma to Nancy in this case. Weeds was created by Orange is the New Black creator Jenji Kohan. eventCategory: event.slot.getSlotElementId(), The series finale of Weeds wasn't panned by fans like some of Showtime's other shows but now does seem like a perfect time to bring back the series if they are ever going to. It’s unclear at this time which other original cast members might join Parker in Lionsgate Television’s potential revival. MEAWW brings you the best content from its global team of ', The channel is yet to make an official announcement regarding the premiere of ‘Weeds 4.20.'. Now it looks like Nancy's story isn't over just yet. if(document.querySelector("#google_image_div")){

It's national Cannabis Day. The Hollywood Reporter: Walk us through the decision to have Tim Scottson be the shooter. Where do we leave them?

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