Oliver Platt (Huff) has reportedly joined the cast of Showtime’s dark comedy pilot The C Word, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Platt will play the husband of Cathy (Laura Linney), a suburban mother who has discovered that she has terminal cancer. Gabourey Sidibe, who can be seen in the upcoming Oscar-buzz film Precious, has also been cast in the show’s pilot episode, a Showtime rep confirmed to EW. Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) is directing the pilot.
Oct 28 2009 08:59 PM ET
Oliver Platt to join Gabourey Sidibe, Laura Linney in 'The C Word'
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