‘The Big C’ Reunion 2022 — Is It Happening?

The Big C Reunion, the one we've been wanting for 3 years?

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Rumors of a the Big C reunion had the internet in a frenzy on Saturday (February 27) as reports claimed that Showtime confirmed a revival of the popular sitcom for 2022.

UPDATE 28/02/2021 : This story seems to be false. (read more)

Can you believe it's been 10 years since the Big C first aired?! (10 years, 6 months, 12 days to be exact.)

Why in the world did the Big C end?

When the Big C came to an end after 3 years in May 2013, million viewers tuned in to say goodbye to Cathy Jamison (Laura Linney) and Paul Jamison (Oliver Platt). And since then, they have been itching for a reunion.

Would a Big C reunion disappoint people?

The Big C aired from 2010-2013 and is considered one of the most influential TV shows ever on pop culture. Although no original episodes have been shot since, it has remained a regular feature on many station's schedules. But Linney said she's not sure if the Big C would work today. “I don't want to see old Cathy Jamison,” she told a journalist (Linney turned 57 in February). “Everyone’s going to have different vision of what the character is like, so to have that materialize is going to disappoint most people,” she added.

Still hoping for a Big C movie?

In a recent interview, Cynthia Nixon (who played Rebecca) said she can't imagine a Big C reunion hitting the big screen. “I'd rather people go, ‘Oh, please! Please!’ than ‘I can't believe you did that. It was horrible.’”

Co-star Laura Linney has also previously explained, “It would be terrible to do something and have it not be good,”. “It was so terrific ... If we did a Big C movie and it sucked, then it would, you know, blemish it.”

On the subject of whether there could be a Big C film, Oliver Platt stated : “I think it's a bit of a case of ‘the book is better than the movie’.”

What about a Big C reboot?

Recasting the Big C for a modern reboot. Hollywood is known for remaking remakes of films or tv series and the studios might think it would be great to bring the story back with a new set of characters.

Be it in the form of a Big C reunion, a Big C movie, or a Big C reboot, if you had to start filming today, who would you cast in what role?

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