Category: News

The 2009 Elizabeth Perkins Birthday Project!

Thursday, Oct 15, 2009

As you all know Elizabeth’s birthday is coming up soon, so to pay tribute and celebrate her upcoming 49th birthday, I decided to lauch her second birthday project. You have to send your wishes! One day before her birthday, all the entries will be posted on a special birthday page and it will be sent to Elizabeth, you can view the previous 2008 birthday project here for more ideas and what I sent to her last year.

♥ Use this link to submit your birthday wishes and your personal photo. If your browser does not support forms, you may send your message to: elizabethperkinsfan@gmail.com. Deadline for submissions is November 16, 2009 and remember the most important is speak from heart.

♥ Submit your birthday message here ♥

Monk’s final season begins August 7!

Friday, Jul 24, 2009

“Monk”, the critically acclaimed original series starring Tony Shalhoub, premieres its eighth and final season on USA Network on Friday, August 7, 2009 at 9/8c.

Special Season guest stars include Elizabeth Perkins, Virginia Madsen, Rena Sofer, Dylan Baker, Meat Loaf, Bernie Kopell, Jay Mohr, Daniel Stern, Alex Wolff, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Eric Balfour, Kelly Carlson, Vincent Curatola, Reed Diamond and Wallace Langham, with Tim Bagley and Bitty Schram Returning in their roles.  Schram co-starred on the show from its inception as Monk’s beloved nurse and “Girl Friday” sidekick, Sharona Fleming.

More info at http://www.usanetwork.com/series/monk/

2009 Emmy Nominations!!

Saturday, Jul 18, 2009

The 61st Primetime Emmy Award Nominations were announced on Thursday, July 16th by Chandra Wilson from “Grey’s Anatomy” and Jim Parsons from “The Big Bang Theory” and I am so happy to announce Elizabeth has received her third  Emmy nomination for her performance as Celia Hodes in Weeds – Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series.

Congratulations goes to our Eliz for her nomination and hopefully she finally takes home the Emmy statue this year, she really deserves this award!

* Kristin Chenoweth (Pushing Daisies)
* Amy Poehler (Saturday Night Live)
* Kristin Wiig (Saturday Night Live)
* Jane Krakowski (30 Rock)
* Vanessa Williams (Ugly Betty)
* Elizabeth Perkins (Weeds)

Weeds lands 6 Emmy nominations! Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Casting For A Comedy Series, Outstanding Cinematography For A Half-Hour Series, Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Comedy Or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation) and Mary-Louise Parker (Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series). Congratulations to the cast and crew!

The Primetime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday September 20, 2009  in Los Angeles. Click here to see a full list of nominees.

“Starry Constellation Mag” Interview

Monday, Jul 6, 2009

I came across a new Elizabeth’s interview of Season Five of Weeds by Jamie Steinberg. I’ts from www.starrymag.com and you can read it below!

Q) What are the recent projects that you are working on?
A) Aside from doing the show, I’m a stay at home mom.

Q) What is new this season on “Weeds” with your character Celia Hodes?
A) Celia kind of gets up after being kicked to the ground for the last two seasons. Last year she had her teeth punched out and her face knocked in. She was kidnapped and sort of run through the mill. This season she gets sober and she gets back up on her feet. She tries to straighten out her life. Continue reading “Starry Constellation Mag” Interview

“Le Chat est Mort” Screening at LA Shorts Fest!

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2009

Hey fans, just wanted to let you know that short film “Le Chat est Mort,” starring our gorgeous actress Elizabeth Perkins and directed by Lynne Moses will be screening in Shorts Program 3 on Thursday, July 23rd at 5:30 pm at LA Shorts Festival. The festival is being held at Laemmle Sunset Five at 8000 Sunset Blvd. Hope all of you can go and see the film!!

For more information, please visit LA Shorts Fest!!

Weeds Season 5 ratings!!

Tuesday, Jun 9, 2009

According to Los Angeles Times, the Season 5 premiere of “Weeds” had an even better night, drawing 1.22 million viewers at 10 p.m., and an additional 466,000 for the 11 p.m. encore. That’s up 25% from the haul for last year’s season finale.

Weeds Season 4 (R1/US BD) in June

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Lionsgate Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Weeds Season 4 on 2nd June 2009. Originally broadcast in summer 2008, the fourth season of this Showtime comedy series starring Mary-Louise Parker comes to DVD and Blu-ray Disc (both $39.98 SRP) timed to coincide with the fifth season’s US television premiere. Features are outlined below…

DVD – Episodes are spread across three discs presented in anamorphic widescreen with DD2.0 and DD5.1 Surround audio and English and Spanish subtitles. Extras include:

  • Audio commentary on select episodes with cast and crew
  • “Little Titles” intro commentaries by creator Jenji Cohen
  • “Burbs to the Beach” featurette
  • “I’m A Big Kid Now” interviews
  • ”The Weed Wranglers” featurette
  • “Moving Weight” featurette
  • “Tour of Bubbie’s House” featurette
  • “One Stop Chop Shop” featurette
  • “The Real Hunter Parrish” interview
  • Gag reel

Blu-ray Disc – Episodes are spread across two discs presented in 1080P Widescreen with 7.1 PCM and 5.1 Dolby Digital EX Surround audio and English and Spanish subtitles. All of the DVD extras are present and joined by exclusive BonusView commentaries on select episodes with Kevin Nealon and Justin Kirk.