A&E suspends Phil Robertson, star of “Duck Dynasty” following anti-gay comments in GQ. [TV Guide]
“We are extremely disappointed to have read Phil Robertson’s comments in GQ, which are based on his own personal beliefs and are not reflected in the series Duck Dynasty, the network group said in a statement just now. ”His personal views in no way reflect those of A+E Networks, who have always been strong supporters and champions of the LGBT community. The network has placed Phil under hiatus from filming indefinitely.”
Bravo orders “The People’s Couch” to series. [Variety]
Linda Cardellini joins “New Girl” in a recurring role as Abby, Jess’ (Zooey Deschanel) sister. [TVLine]
NBC orders 12-hour miniseries “Bible” follow up miniseries “A.D.”
“The Voice” will return for season 6 on Monday, Feb. 24, with Shakira and Usher rejoining Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as coaches.