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Cinemax Renews ‘Banshee,’ Lori Petty Joins ‘Orange Is The New Black’ And More!

banshee renewed for season 3

Cinemax has ordered a third season of “Banshee.” The network announced Thursday, the upcoming season 3 for a 2015 premiere.

“Haven” has been renewed for a fifth season of 26 episodes. The season will be split 13 episodes this fall, and the remaining 13 in 2015.

Lori Petty will guest star on the second season of  “Orange Is the New Black.” The actress’ character details are being kept under warps.

“Sleepy Hollow” promotes John Noble and Lyndie  Greenwood to series regulars ahead of season 2.

Bravo renews “Top Chef” for a 12th season, which is expected to debut this Fall.

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NBC Cancels ‘Ironside’ & ‘Welcome To The Family,’ ‘ANTM’ Renewed And More!

Ironside cancelled

NBC cancels “Welcome To The Family” and ‘Ironside.” [Huffington Post]

“Banshee” second season will launch on Friday, Jan. 10 at 10/9c on Cinemax.

FOX picks up “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” for a full season. The freshman comedy starring Andy Samberg and “New Girl” for a “special one-hour comedy event,” set to air immediately following the Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.

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CBS has ordered full seasons of “The Crazy Ones,” “Mom” and “The Millers.”

The CW renews “America’s Next Top Model” for a 21st cycle.

Lifetime renews “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” for a third season. The season will premiere on Wednesday at 9/8c.

CBS’ Daytime Shows and ‘Banshee’ Renewed, ‘South Park’ Episodes Trimmed

Cinemax’s new series “Banshee” has been renewed for a sophomore season, which is set to debut next year. [TVLine]

CBS has renewed its daytime shows for another year. [TVLine]

“Army Wives‘” seventh season is slated to bow Sunday, March 10 at 9/8c on Lifetime.

“Doctor Who'”s Season 7 to premiere on March 30.

CBS has renewed its daytime shows for another year. [TVLine]

HBO is developing a “Bored to Death” movie. [EW]

Kris Jenner is coming to a TV near you, with a talk show named “Kris.” Fox-owned stations will preview the talk show this summer. [TVLine]

“Mad Men” will return to AMC on Sun., April 7th at 9/8c.

Comedy Central has reducing the “South Park‘”s 17th season. Instead of the norm 14-episodes interrupted episodes, the comedy will debut its upcoming season of 10 uninterrupted episodes on Sep. 25. [EW]

TV Weekly News: ‘Copper’ Renewed, ‘666 Park Ave’ ‘Last Resort’ & ‘Mindy Project’ Receive Additional Episodes Orders And More!

Copper Renewed

BBC first original series “Copper” has been renewed for a second season.

“Copper,” from executive producers Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana, has been picked up for a sophomore season of 13 episodes, that is three more episodes than the first season.

“BBC America’s first original scripted series, “Copper,” has proven to be a perfect fit for the channel,” said BBC Worldwide America GM Perry Simon. “Our viewers have made it our highest-rated series premiere ever and highest-rated drama series ever.”

The first season finale airs this Sunday on BBC America.

More TV news…

  • NFL announced Tuesday that Beyonce will perform during the The Super Bowl’s halftime, which is set for Feb. 3, 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
  • The Hollywood Reported reports, ABC has ordered two additional episodes of freshman drama “Last Resort” and “666 Park Avenue.” Plus, the networks has also increased the scripts orders of “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Modern Family” and “The Middle” making their on going season of 24 episodes. Whereas, “Castle” got an order of one more episode, which results in a total of 23 episodes. [THR]
  • Fox freshman comedy “The Mindy Project” have received an additional two episodes order plus ‘ the full season pick up, bringing the series to a season of 24 episodes.
  • Cinemax’s “Banshee” is set to debut January 11, 2013 at 10 p.m. [EW]
  • ‘Teen Mom 2′ returns on Nov. 12 for its season 3 on MTV at 10/9c.

  • TNT has ordered a season of six-episode of a new untitled series from executive producers Frank Darabont (“The Walking Dead”), Michael De Luca (“The Social Network,” “Moneyball”) and Elliot Webb (“Tall Time Tales”). The series which is based on L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America’s Most Seductive City by John Buntin, stars “Walking Dead‘s” Jon Bernthal as an ex-Marine now working as an LAPD cop in an era rampant with police corruption.
  • “America’s Next Top Model” has been renewed for a 20th cycle, which will include male aspiring models.
  • “Shahs of Sunset’s” second season will debut Sunday, Dec. 2 at 10/9c on Bravo.
  • “Being Human’s” third season of 13-episode will premiere on Monday, January 14 at 9/8c, it was announced today.
  • “Psych” seventh season will premiere on Feb. 27 on USA.
  • TNT has canceled the reality competition series “The Great Escape.” [TV Guide]
  • “Bachelorette” Ashley and J.P.’s Wedding will air this December, ABC announced earlier this week.
  • Syfy has released a teaser of “Defiance,” which premieres April 2013. Take a look below.

TV Weekly News: ‘Treme’ Renewed? The Obamas on ‘The View’ And More!

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Last week’s TV news you might have missed…

It was announced last night that, “Treme” which premieres tonight at 9 p.m. on HBO has be renewed for a fourth and final season according to series creators David Simon. The show creator reports the last season will be shorter, but the premiere date or the number of episodes ordered have not be revealed. [Nola]

The Obamas: President Barack Obama and the First Lady, Michelle, will make their first joint appearance on “The View” next Tuesday. Will you tune in? [Huff Post]

Regis Philbin is back on daytime TV with a monthly gig on Rachael Ray, titular show. “I’m just a guy showing up on her show once a month,” the former Live! host tells USA Today. “It’s fun to be back on TV when you don’t have to do it every day.”

Maksim Chmerkovskiy announced Wednesday, he will be leaving “Dancing With the Stars” after 15 seasons. Will you miss him? [Hollywood Life]

JoBeth Williams, who plays Addison’s mom on “Private Practice” has been cast to play the mother of Alyssa Milano and Jes Macallan’s characters in “Mistresses.” [TVLine]

Matthew Broderick has bee tapped to guest-star on the ABC comedy’s “Modern Family” as Phil’s neurotic new friend.

Anthony Michael Hall has booked a guest role in “Psych.” Hall will play Harris Trout, a well-dressed eccentric police consultant who is recruited by the mayor him to help make the SBPD run more efficiently. [TVLine]

The original “Teen Mom” cast will return to MTV for two specials. According to MTV, the specials will air:

“Teen Mom Farewell Special”
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10 p.m. ET on MTV
Maci, Catelynn, Farrah, and Amber say goodbye with an emotional, final look back on their journeys. From their respective pregnancies to the moments Bentley, Carly, Sophia and Leah and Carly to their struggles thereafter, the “Farewell Special” will include “never-before-seen footage including their original casting tapes, behind-the-scenes secrets and dramatic updates direct from the moms on where they are now.”

 
“Teen Mom: Ask the Moms Special” 
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:30 p.m. ET on MTV
During this half-hour special, Maci, Farrah, Amber and Catelynn will answer fan questions and discuss the series, their love lives, the realities of filming and more.

“Flashpoint”‘s last season premieres Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 11/10c on ION Television. [TVLine]

Alex Karpovsky, who plays Ray on “Girls,” will guest star on “Law & Order: SVU”‘s 300th episode, which airs Oct. 24. [TVLine]

Amanda Tapping has been cast to recur as Naomi, who is described as a “cool and mysterious, part of a new group of angels we’ve never seen before” in “Supernatural”s forthcoming season. Additionally, Mike Farrell, “M*A*S*H” alum has been tapped to guest star as Fred Jones in 8th episode of the season. [TVLine]

Anastasia Griffith who recurred on “Once Upon A Time” has booked a guest star role on Cinemax’s “Banshee.” Griffith will play a prison psychiatrist who treats Lucas, he main character of the new series. [TVLine]

“Tosh.O’ has been renewed for a fifth season of 30 episodes by Comedy Central. [EW]

FX has renewed its late-night series “Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell” for a second season which debuts October 11 at 11:30 pm.

“Love & Hip Hop”‘s spinoff Chrissy & Mr. Jones premieres tomorrow on VH1 at 9:30/8:30c. Watch the promo below.

That’s all for this week folks! 

‘Reno 911’ Star Joins ‘HIMYM’ And More Casting News

Thomas Lennon has been tapped for the upcoming season of “How I Met Your Mother.”

EW reports, “Reno 911” alum Thomas Lennon will play Klaus, Victoria’s fiance on the forthcoming season of “How I Met Your Mother.” Victoria left Klaus at the altar before running away with Ted in the last season finale.

‘True Blood’ Star Heads to ‘How I Met Your Mother’

Lennon joins previously announced Manganiello, Michael Trucco and Ashley Williams.

The comedy series returns Mon., Sept. 24.

 

More casting news…

Dilshad Vadsaria (Greek) will recur as Padma on the ABC hit drama, “Revenge.” Padma is described as a gorgeous, intelligent, pop culture savvy financial genius who joins Nolan’s company. [TVLine]

Odette Annable will play a Native American assassin on Cinemax’s upcoming series “Banshee.” The “House” alum will appear in a multi-episode arc. [TVLine]

Shiri Appleby is set to play Adam’s charming love interest in the upcoming season of “Girls.” [Deadline]

‘Girls’ and ‘Enlightened’ to Return in January.

Parker Posey will guest-star on the second season of “New Girl.” Posey will play a “shot girl” who is working at Schmidt’s penis cast party. [TVLine]

‘New Girl’ Adds Anna Maria Horsford As Winston’s Mum

Broadway star Laura Bell Bundy will join “Hart of Dixie as George’s potential lover. [HuffPost TV]

‘Hart of Dixie’ Gets a Pal

Josh Stewart has been cast to guest-star on “Grimm.” Stewart will play Bill, a middle-class man who moonlights as a Drang-Zorn. [TVLine]