Here’s news I didn’t expect to be filing…
Showtime has renewed Weeds for an eighth season.
The comedy starring Mary-Louise Parker will return with 13 episodes, following lengthy negotiations with Lionsgate.
Created by Jenji Kohan, Weeds is the longest-running series on Showtime and their most watched comedy.
In the season finale, which aired this week on GEM, the family was enjoying a nice dinner together in their Connecticut home, when a gunman burst in and fired on the family. But viewers don’t know who was on the receiving end of the bullet.