Shirley Jones to Guest-Star on the TBS Comedy Series 'Cougar Town'

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November 12th, 2012

via press release:

Shirley Jones to Guest-Star on the TBS Original Comedy Series Cougar Town

Academy Award®-winning actress and musical star Shirley Jones is set to guest-star on TBS’s original comedy series Cougar Town. Set to launch its fourth season on Tuesday, Jan. 8, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT), Cougar Town stars Courteney Cox as Jules Cobb, a recently remarried mom who is never far from her wine and her group of friends, kn own as the “cul de sac crew.”

In Cougar Town, Jones is set to play Anne, an elderly woman who buys Grayson’s old house under the condition that Jules spends time with her. Anne ends up sharing a lot of advice with Jules, whether she wants to hear it or not.

Jones is best known for her performances in such musical films as Oklahoma!, Carousel and The Music Man, as well as her starring role in The Partridge Family. She earned an Oscar® for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the 1960 drama Elmer Gantry.

In addition to Courtney Cox, Cougar Town stars Christa Miller, Ian Gomez, Josh Hopkins, Busy Philipps and Dan Byrd. The comedy series, which is currently in production on its fourth season, comes to TBS from ABC Studios.

  • RyanCanada

    i wonder what station cougar town will air in Canada? cuz i know we dont have TBS

  • JoshuaCanada

    @RyanCanada Citytv is meant to continue playing new episodes on Tuesday nights when it comes back to TBS in the USA

  • CrimTV

    It’s so weird hearing “TBS’ Cougar Town”

  • zilla-rilla

    THANK GOD, JoshuaCanada. I was quite nervous about how I was going to get my Cougar Town fix.

  • Juan

    When are they gonna start airing re-runs? They could certainly cut back on a couple Family Guys and Big Bang Theories…

  • Justin121

    I almost forogt C-Town existed.

    One of television’s best comedies is what has been missing this Fall season.

    Thanks TBS.

    Keep the news about Cougar Town coming so fans will know it’s back :D

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