Character: Lucy Spiller
Created by: Matthew Carnahan
Cast Members: Ian Hart, Josh Stewart
Release date: January 2, 2007
A tabloid editor and her photographer try to make their way in the world of celebrity journalism.
Dirt (styled d!rt for logos) was an American television serial broadcast on the FX network. It premiered on January 2, 2007 and starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind “glossy tabloid” magazine DirtNow, which was previously two separate publications: drrt (a tabloid) and Now (a glossy magazine with a more respectable reputation.).
A 13 episode second season was announced on May 8, 2007. Only seven episodes were produced prior to the 2007 WGA strike shut down production. The shortened second season began airing on March 2, 2008.
The show was produced by Coquette Productions and ABC Studios (Disney). It is distributed outside the US by Disney.
On June 8, 2008, FX revealed that the series had been cancelled after two seasons.