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Fascinating Fact: 3436813

7th January 2013

Actress Maura Tierney is set to make her Broadway debut as Tom Hanks' wife in an upcoming production of Nora Ephron's Lucky Guy. The Good Wife star will take her first bow at the Broadhurst...

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Kristin Chenoweth Joining 'The Good Wife' Cast

27th June 2012

Kristin Chenoweth is the latest actress to be added to the cast of 'The Good Wife', it's been revealed by Cbs News, with the Tony and Emmy Award-winning star having been given a recurring role...

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Cara Santana Engaged To Marry Jesse Metcalfe

17th January 2012

The up-and-coming actress Cara Santana has accepted a marriage proposal from her boyfriend Jesse Metcalfe, according to a report from the UK's Daily Mail today (January 17, 2012). The pair have been dating since 2009...

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Tierney's Tv Comeback Show Cancelled

26th October 2010

Actress MAURA TIERNEY's legal drama THE WHOLE TRUTH, her first full-time job since battling cancer, has been cancelled.The former E.R. star, who was diagnosed with breast cancer last year (09), signed up to play prosecutor...

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Tierney Jokes About Gummy Bear Boobs

25th September 2010

Former E.R. star MAURA TIERNEY is laughing through her breast cancer battle, insisting her new boobs feel like Gummy Bears.The actress has undergone breast reconstruction surgery - and she's more than happy with the results....

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The Things They Say 17954

13th September 2010

"I feel an immense sense of gratitude, but sometimes I think there should be room for more gratitude (in me), because I can still be bitchy in the morning." Cancer fighter MAURA TIERNEY on battling...

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Tierney Opens Up About Cancer Fears

10th September 2010

Former E.R. star MAURA TIERNEY has spoken of the horror she felt on the day she was diagnosed with breast cancer.The beloved actress, who had to pull out of hit U.S. TV show Parenthood to...

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Tierney Nearly Rejected New Tv Role

3rd August 2010

Actress MAURA TIERNEY almost turned down the chance to return to TV in new crime drama THE WHOLE TRUTH after battling breast cancer - because she had no interest in starring in another series.The former...

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Fascinating Fact 9477

15th June 2010

MAURA TIERNEY has landed her first full-time TV role since she was diagnosed with breast cancer last year (09). The actress completed treatment in April (10) and returned to firefighter drama RESCUE ME for several...

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Tierney: 'I Didn't Want Cancer Battle Chronicled On Tv'

22nd April 2010

Former E.R. star MAURA TIERNEY has revealed she pulled out of TV drama PARENTHOOD because she didn't want her cancer battle to be documented on television.The actress dropped out of the new show after she...

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Tierney Completes Cancer Treatment

7th April 2010

Actress MAURA TIERNEY is returning to the small screen after finishing treatment for breast cancer.The former ER star was forced to walk away from TV drama Rescue Me after she was diagnosed with the disease...

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Tierney Cast In Play

12th January 2010

Cancer-stricken actress MAURA TIERNEY is returning to work next month (Feb10) after joining the cast of the satirical play NORTH ATLANTIC.The former ER star will appear alongside Frances MCDormand in the bicoastal production, making her...

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Cancer-stricken Tierney 'Doing Well', Says Producer

11th January 2010

Former ER actress MAURA TIERNEY is "doing well" as she battles her way through breast cancer treatment, according to a producer on her previous TV show PARENTHOOD.The star was forced to halt production on the...

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Tierney To Return To Tv

19th December 2009

Cancer-stricken actress MAURA TIERNEY is planning to get back to to work - she's set to return to her TV show RESCUE ME next year (10).Production on Tierney's latest TV show, Parenthood, was halted in...

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Graham Takes Over Parenthood From Tierney

12th October 2009

Production on new TV drama PARENTHOOD is back on track - actress LAUREN GRAHAM has stepped in to replace breast cancer sufferer MAURA TIERNEY.Former E.R. star Tierney was forced to pull out of the upcoming...

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Hunt To Replace Tierney In Parenthood

15th September 2009

HELEN HUNT is eyeing a role in upcoming TV series PARENTHOOD after actress MAURA TIERNEY pulled out of the project to focus on her cancer battle.The star has been approached by bosses at U.S. network...

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Tierney Quits Tv Show To Concentrate On Beating Cancer

11th September 2009

Former E.R. star MAURA TIERNEY has pulled out of new TV drama PARENTHOOD to focus on her cancer battle.Production on the show was halted in July (09) to allow Tierney to undergo a "medical evaluation"...

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Tierney's Ailment Is A Breast Tumour

13th July 2009

Actress MAURA TIERNEY is undergoing surgery to remove a tumour from her breast.The former ER star, 44, was reported to have fallen ill on Friday (10Jul09), pushing production on her new NBC TV drama Parenthood...

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Parenthood Filming Delayed Over Star Illness

12th July 2009

New TV drama PARENTHOOD has been delayed by eight weeks after one of its stars, MAURA TIERNEY, fell ill.The series, based on the 1989 movie, was due to start later this month (Jul09), but TV...

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Tv Boss Dies On Parenthood Set

1st May 2009

MAURA TIERNEY's new TV pilot PARENTHOOD was hit by tragedy on Wednesday (29May09) when a network boss died unexpectedly on the show's set. Nora O'Brien, 42, is believed to have passed away after suffering a brain...

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The Things They Say 11794

3rd April 2009

"I haven't seen it. I'm TiVoing (recording) it. There was a party this weekend, so I got to see everybody and say goodbye. I've moved on!" E.R. actress MAURA TIERNEY doesn't know how the long...

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The Things They Say 9554

18th September 2008

"When I can't have one, I'm f**ked. I've found myself doing things I'm not proud of, like digging through the trash for a butt. Or smoking through bronchitis... During a five-minute break at work, I've...

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Teirney Begs E.r. Bosses To Kill Her Character

17th April 2008

MAURA TIERNEY is begging E.R. bosses to kill off her character before the longrunning show comes to an end, but they are refusing to let DR ABBY LOCKHART die. Network bosses recently announced E.R. will...

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Visnjic Quits Er

2nd March 2007

ER heart-throb GORAN VISNJIC has reportedly quit the hit hospital drama. The Croatian actor, who plays DR LUCA KOVAC, is thought to be leaving the show at the end of the current series. However, TV...

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Tierney To Divorce

28th July 2006

ER star MAURA TIERNEY has filed for divorce from her husband, actor BILLY MORRISSETTE. The couple has been married for 13 years and have no children. Tierney has cited "irreconcilable differences" as her reasons for...

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Mccormack And Tierney Co-star On Stage

10th March 2006

WILL AND GRACE funnyman ERIC MCCORMACK and ER star MAURA TIERNEY are heading to New York City's theatre district to star in NEIL LaBUTE's play SOME GIRL(S). The Canadian actor, whose long-running comedy ends in...

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Phifer To Make Directorial Debut

24th June 2005

ER star MEKHI PHIFER is going behind the camera to make his directorial debut on the independent comedy EASIER, SOFTER WAY. Phifer, who is also producing the movie, follows a pair of habitual marijuana...

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