The Big C: The Complete First Season, Sony Pictures Television's critically acclaimed Showtime original dark comedy series, debuts on DVD on 2nd May 2011 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Three-time Academy Award® nominee, three-time Emmy® winner and three-time Tony Award® nominee Laura Linney, who recently won the Golden Globe® for this role, stars as Cathy Jamison, a reserved suburban wife/mother/teacher whose recent terminal cancer diagnosis forces her to shake up her life and find hope, humour and the light side of a dark situation.
The Big C boasts an all-star cast which, in addition to the Academy Award®-nominated Linney (The Savages, Kinsey, You Can Count on Me), includes Oliver Platt (Frost/Nixon), Gabriel Basso (TV's The Middle) John Benjamin Hickey (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen), Phyllis Somerville (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), and special guest stars Academy Award® nominee Gabourey Sidibe (Precious), Cynthia Nixon (Sex and the City) and Idris Elba (Luther). Included on the three-disc set are deleted scenes, outtakes and eight featurettes that showcase this amazing cast and the memorable characters they created.
Laura Linney stars in her Golden Globe®-winning role as Cathy Jamison, a reserved suburban wife/mother/teacher whose recent cancer diagnosis forces her to shake up her life and find hope, humor and the light side of a dark situation, while managing her immature but well-meaning husband, played by Oliver Platt.
- Deleted Scenes
- Complex Characters Featurette
- A Sit-Down with Gabourey Sidibe
- A Sit-Down with Laura Linney
- A Sit-Down with John Benjamin Hickey
- A Sit-Down with Phyllis Somerville
- A Sit-Down with Reid Scott
- A Sit-Down with Gabriel Basso
- A Sit-Down with Oliver Platt
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.