TV preview: Showtime's 'The Big C'
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TV preview: Showtime's 'The Big C'

"The Big C" stars Laura Linney as Cathy Jamison, a reserved schoolteacher who decides it's time to make some drastic life changes after a cancer diagnosis. The show premieres Aug. 16 at 10:30 p.m. ET on Showtime. (Courtesy of Showtime)

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