US hit TV series the Big C are over but soon you’ll be able to own the last piece of the puzzle with The Big C: The Final Season being released on 14th April. The show stars Laura Linney who won a Golden Globe for her role as Cathy Jamison, a suburban wife and mother, and teacher who is diagnosed with stage-four melanoma and opts to fight back through humour and sarcasm. The Big C stars Oliver Plat (Frost / Nixon), Gabriel Basso (TV’s The Middle), John Benjamin Hickey (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen) and Gabourey Sidibe.
Special guests of these series include celebrated actresses Kathy Najimy and Alan Alda, and fashion icon Isaac Mizrahi.
US TV hit series The Big C is created by Darlene Hunt (TV’s “90210”), who also serves as executive producer. Jenny Bicks (TV’s “Men in Trees”), Laura Linney, Michael Engler, Richard Heus, Vivian Cannon, and Neal H. Moritz are also executive producers.
Synopsis of the show below:
In the final season of The Big C, Emmy® and Golden Globe® winner Laura Linney reprises her role as Cathy Jamison, who comes to a realisation about her battle with skin cancer. Deciding to quit chemotherapy, Cathy finds peace and resolution with her husband (Oliver Platt, 2012), son (Gabriel Basso, The Kings of Summer), and even her estranged father (Brian Dennehy,First Blood). With four one-hour episodes, Cathy’s journey is filled with laughter, tears and poignancy – a fitting farewell to this acclaimed series.