Two popular Showtime series will soon be back on the air. The cable channel has announced that Nurse Jackie and United States of Tara will both be returning on March 28th. Both are back for their third seasons, per last year’s renewal. As a sidenote, Showtime has announced that their new drama, The Borgias, will debut on April 3rd. Here’s the (brief) press release…
“Nurse Jackie” and “United States of Tara” Return on March 28th, “The Borgias” Premieres April 3rd on Showtime
On Monday, March 28th at 10 PM, Edie Falco returns in her Emmy(R)-winning and Golden Globe(R) nominated role in NURSE JACKIE. Picking up right where last season left off, the third season begins with Jackie Peyton facing an unwanted intervention.
Immediately following at 10:30 PM, UNITED STATES OF TARA returns for a third season with Toni Collette in her Golden Globe winning turn as a mother struggling with DID. This season Eddie Izzard stars a college professor who presents a challenge to Tara when she decides to go back to school.
On Sunday, April 3rd from 9-11 PM, the lavish production of THE BORGIAS comes to SHOWTIME. Oscar(R) winner Neil Jordan’s epic series stars Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons as Rodrigo Borgia, the patriarch of one of history’s most notorious families who became pope in 1492. The first episode will be a special two-hour presentation at 9 pm on April 3rd. The following week, April 10th, the series will air in its regular 10-11 PM time slot.
What do you think? Are you looking forward to watching Jackie or Tara again? Will you try The Borgias?
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