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TNT Orders Rebecca Romijn Pilot to Series, ‘Drop Dead Diva’ Cancelled, and More

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TNT has green-light a new untitled private-eye drama starring Jon Tenney (“The Closer”) and Rebecca Romijn (“X-Men”), which is based on bestselling author David Baldacci‘s popular characters Sean King and Michelle Maxwell.

The network has ordered 10 episodes of the untitled series, which is slated to debut in summer 2013.

More TV news…

Lifetime cancelled “Drop Dead Diva.” [EW]

Grammy-winning  artist Alicia Keys will perform the National Anthem at Super Bowl XLVII in N.O., Louisiana.

ABC pushed “Body of Proof” season 3 premiere by two weeks. The crime drama new season which was suppose to premiere Tues., Feb. 5 will debut Feb. 19th at 10/9c.

AMC is moving forward with a third season of 12 episodes of “The Killing.” [EW]

The final season of “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” will premiere Mon., March 18 at 8/7c on ABC Family.

Want some scoop on Ryan Murphy’s upcoming of “American Horror Story” third season? Click here.

‘True Blood’ Promotes Robert Patrick to A Series Regular And More Casting News

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Howl. Robert Patrick will be staying in Bon Temps .

Rob Kazinsky Joins ‘True Blood’

According to Deadline, Robert Patrick has been promoted to a series regular on the drama series. Patrick played Alcide’s (Joe Manganiello) father on HBO’s vampire series “True Blood.”

The “X Flies” vet recently starred on ABC’s ill-fated “Last Resort.”

More casting news…

“Brooklyn Decker is heading to “The League.” Decker has been cast to play Gina Gibiatti, Frank “The Body” Gibiatti’s (Ike Barinholtz) younger sister. Gina was also a “mean girl” in high school. [EW]

Sarah Jane Morris (“Brothers & Sisters”) will play Pamela Jacks, a flight attendant on “Body of Proof.” [TVLine]

Ever Carradine will appear on Fox drama series “Bones.” Carradine will play Dolores Hyams, a widow of a police officer and a working class single mother. [TVLine]

Theo Rossi will guest star on “Law & Order: SVU.” The “Sons of Anarchy” star has been tapped to play Enrique Rodriguez, a “working-class Catholic who is determined to seek justice for his sister when he finds that she was part of a church cover-up.” [TVLine]

ABC Announces ‘Red Widow,’ ‘The Taste’ And More Midseason Premiere Dates

ABC has revealed its midseason schedule. Beginning in January, the network will debut new series: “Red Widow,” “Zero Hour” and reality series: “The Taste” and “Celebrity Diving.”

Here is the schedule:

Tuesday, January 22

8:00-10:00 p.m. “The Taste” (Two-hour series premiere)

Tuesday, January 29

8:00-9:00 p.m. “The Taste” (regular time period premiere)

Tuesday, February 5

10:00-11:00 p.m. “Body of Proof”

Thursday, February 14

8:00-9:00 p.m. “Zero Hour”

Sunday, March 3

9:00-11:00 p.m. “Red Widow” (two-hour series premiere)

Sunday, March 10

10:00-11:00 p.m. “Red Widow” (regular time period premiere)

Monday, March 18

8:00-10:00 p.m. “Dancing with the Stars”

Tuesday, March 19

8:00-9:00 p.m. “Celebrity Diving”

Tuesday, March 26

9:00-10:00 p.m. Dancing with the Stars results

Wednesday, April 3

8:30-9:00 p.m. “Suburgatory” (new time period premiere)

9:30-10:00 p.m. “How to Live with Your Parents (for the Rest of Your Life)”

Wednesday, May 1

8:30-9:00 p.m. “Family Tools”

Annie Wersching Nabs a Guest Star Role on ‘Touch’ And More Casting News

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Jack Bauer and Renee Walker are reuniting on “Touch.”

“Dallas” Casts Annie Wersching in a recurring role.

According to Entertainment Weekly, Annie Wersching has been tapped to guest star as Dr. Kate Gordon. Wersching’s role is described as a smart and caring family therapist, who specializes in early childhood trauma and behavioral issues.

Annie Wersching Joins ‘Body of Proof’

Wersching portrayed Jack Bauer’s lover interest FBI Agent Renee Walker, on Fox’s “24.”

“Touch” season 2 premieres on Feb. 1.

More casting news…

James D’Arcy has been cast in A&E’ pilot “Those Who Kill.” D’Arcy joins Chloe Sevigny, who has been cast as Detective Catherine. The project is about a detective (Sevigny) and forensic profiler (D’Arcy) who both possess a deep understanding of the serial killers they chase. [Deadline]

Elizabeth Pena (“Rush Hour”) has been cast to play Pilar, Gloria’s mother in “Modern Family.” Also joining the comedy series is Stephanie Beatriz as Sofia, Gloria’s sister. Pena and Beatriz are set to appear in this season’s 12th episode. [TVLine]

Glen Hansard will guest star as himself in a forthcoming episode of “Parenthood.” Hansard will play himself on the drama series. [EW]

Wayne Brady and Caroline Rhea will guest-star on the second season of “Baby Daddy.” Comedian Brady will play a talk-show host named Chase Baxter in the second episode of the forthcoming season. Meanwhile, Rhea will portray Riley’s mother. [TV Guide]

Debbie Allen to Return to ‘Grey’s’ And More Casting News

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Debbie Allen will reprise her role as Jackson’s (Jesse Williams) mother on “Grey’s Anatomy.”

Allen is set to appear as Catherine Avery in the fourth episode of the forthcoming season, TV Guide reports.

“Grey’s Anatomy” returns Thursday, Sept. 27 at 9/8c on ABC.

More casting news…

Wendy Crewson has been tapped to guest star on “Revenge.” The “24” alum will play Helen, a powerful business executive who has business with Conrad. [TV Guide]

Chris Diamantopoulos will guest-star in Fox’s new comedy series “The Goodwin Games.” Diamantopoulos’s character Chad Morrow is a charismatic doctor who is popular in the Goodwins’ hometown. [TVGuide]

Anika Noni Rose will guest-star in an episode of CBS’ new drama “Elementary.” Rose will play a former doctor colleague of Lucy Liu’s Joan Watson. [TV Guide]

“24” alum Annie Wersching will join Body of Proof third season for a multi-episode arc. Wersching will play a nurse in the new season’s two-part premiere. [TV Line]

‘New Girl’ Adds Anna Maria Horsford and Nelson Franklin And More Casting News.

“New Girl” has cast Anna Maria Horsford and Nelson Franklin.

According to TVLine, “New Girl” has added Anna Maria Horsford as Charmaine Bishop, Winston’s tough-as-nails mom who raised her children to become professional basketball players.

In addition, TVGuide reports CeCe is getting a new boyfriend, Robby. Robby is played Nelson Franklin, “Traffic Light” alum, is a genuinely good person, but a bad dancer who is deaf in one ear.

Season 2 of “New Girl” premieres on Tues., Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. ET on Fox.

In other casting news…

Jay Harrington (Better Off Ted) will guest on “Hot in Cleveland” in a six-episode arc. The “Better Off Ted” vet will play a love interest for Melanie, Valerie Bertinelli’s character. [Deadline]

Gary Dourdan, “CSI” vet has landed a role on ABC’s upcoming soap “Mistresses.” Dourdand will recur as a sexy Det. [Deadline]

Peter Horton will play a California-based FBI agent and Jo’s ex (Sela Ward) on the upcoming season of “CSI: NY.” [TVGuide]

Anna Chlumsky, Roger Bart and Raul Esparza will guest star on the upcoming season of “Law and Order: SVU.” [THR]

The Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban will guest star on “Necessary Roughness” as a potential owner of the New York Hawks. [EW]

Lukas Haas will reunite with his former “24” co-star Kiefer Sutherland as a series regular on “Touch.” Haas will play Calvin Butterfield, a “young genius entrepreneur and scientist.” [TVLine]

Caroline Dhavernas (The “Wonderfall) has joined the NBC new series “Hannibal” as the leading lady. Dhavernas will play a FBI consultant and psychology professor Dr. Alana Bloom. [EW]

Elyes Gabel has joined “Body of Proof.” Gabel is set to play a smart, cocky Detective on the ABC drama. [TVLine]

Saxon Sharbino will play Ameila, Lucy’s long lost daughter on “Touch.” . [THR]

Jay Hernandez (Hostel) has joined “Last Resort” in a major role. The actor is set to play a handsome charmer who questions Jessy Schram’s character loyalty. [EW]

Weekly TV News: ‘Body of Proof,’ CW, and More.

The dismissals continue at ABC network.

 

However, Shonda Rhimes has nothing to do with these dismissals. The actors fired starred in ABC’s “Body of Proof.” According to TVLine, John Carroll Lynch, who played police detective Bud Morris since the pilot of the show tweeted “I can confirm that BOP did not pick up my option.”

Meanwhile, original cast members Sonja Sohn, who played Detective Sam Baker, and Nicholas Bishop, who played investigator Peter Dunlop, will not return for a third season.

Related: ‘Awkward’ Season 2 Trailer: Things Are Going to Get ‘Awkwarder’.
CW released the premiere dates of its summer shows earlier this week.

First, “Remodeled” starring modeling industry icon Paul Fisher, returns on Monday, July 9 at 10/9c p.m. and “The L.A. Complex” season 2 premieres on Tuesday, July 17 at 9/8c p.m.

“Oh Sit!,” is  hosted by Jamie Kennedy and Jessi Cruickshank, will challenge 12 thrill-seekers to go head-to-head in a musical chairs competition that features five physically demanding obstacle-course-style eliminations. The show debuts Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 8/7c p.m.

“The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep,” formerly titled “The Star Next Door” is set to debut Thurs., Aug. 16 at 9/8c p.m. The singing competition  will document a nationwide search for undiscovered artists on the verge of stardom. The celebrity mentors include Joe Jonas, Nelly, Gloria Estefan, and John Rich.

Lastly, “America’s Next Top Model: College Edition” will debut its 19th cycle on Friday, Aug. 24 at 8/7c p.m. Tyra Banks and Kelly Cutrone, will return for the upcoming season, but with new judges Rob Evans and Johnny Wujek who have replaced J. Alexander and Nigel Barker, and mentor Jay Manuel. The new element, viewers now have a say on who stays and who goes. Visit CWTV.com to cast your vote.

Talking about summer shows, the Summer premieres continue this week. Here is the list of premieres:

  • “True Blood” (Season 5 premiere) Sun., June 10, 9 p.m. on HBO. Waiting sucks, but the wait is almost over for Season 5, which picks up right where the shocking Season 4 finale left off.

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  • “Our America With Lisa Ling” (Season 3 summer premiere) Sun., June 10, 10 p.m. ET on OWN
  • “Mob Wives Chicago” (Series premiere) Sun., June 10, 8 p.m. E.T. on Vh1.
  • “Tia & Tamera” (Season 2 premiere) Mon., June 11, 8 p.m. ET on Style. The previous season was all about Tia’s pregnancy and Tamera’s wedding, but this season, it is Tamera’s turn to prepare for motherhood.
  • “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” (Season 5 premiere) Mon., June 11, 8 p.m. ET on ABC Family.
  • “Bunheads” (Series premiere) Mon., June 11, 9 p.m. ET on ABC Family. Michelle (Sutton Foster) goes from sexy Vegas showgirl to small-town ballet instructor in this new series from “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino.
  • “Dallas” (Series premiere) Wed., June 13, 9 p.m. ET on TNT. Welcome back to Southfork Ranch, where the “Dallas” alum and some fresh blood are still scheming and backstabbing for the rights to that black gold bubbling under the surface in their own backyard.
  • “Burn Notice” (Season 6 premiere) June 14, 10 p.m. ET on USA. The gang’s all back — except Fiona.
  • “Suits” (Season 2 premiere) Thurs., June 14, 10 p.m. ET on USA. “Suits” was a hit last summer, and we can’t wait to see what Mike and Harvey pull off next in their unlikely legal partnership this season. It seems the secret is out, watch the sneak peek below.

ABC’s 2012-2013 Primetime Schedule: ‘Revenge’ Moves To ‘Desperate Housewives,’ Time Slot And More.

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(The cast of ABC’s Malibu Country)

Sundays just got hotter! ABC released it upcoming 2012-2013 schedule earlier today. The news? ‘Revenge’ is heading to Sundays, while ‘Happy Endings’ and ‘Apartment 23’ are moving to Tuesdays.

For the full list of renewed and cancelled shows, click here.

“Revenge” will replace “Desperate Housewives” on Sundays starting this fall. Also moving to a new night is “Last Man Standing.” The renewed comedy will move to Friday starting November. While “Private Practice” remains on Tuesdays.

Will you watch “Revenge” on Sunday?

Also ABC is continuing its Thursday drama block with Shonda Rhimes’s “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and a intense new series “Last Resort.”

“How to Live with Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life),” “The Family Tools,” “The Bachelor,” “Body Of Proof,” “Wife Swap,” “Red Widow,” “Zero Hour,” and “Mistresses” will all premiere in midseason.

Meanwhile, the following new series debut this fall, “Last Resort,” “The Neighbors,” “Nashville,” “Malibu Country,” and “666 Avenue Park.”

Check out ABC’s schedule below, new series are indicated in CAPS.

MONDAY
“Dancing with the Stars,” 8/7c p.m.

“Castle,” 10/9c p.m.

TUESDAY

“Dancing with the Stars the Results Show,” 8/7c p.m.

“Happy Endings,” 9/8c p.m.

“Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23,” 9:30/8:30c

“Private Practice,” 10/9c p.m.

WEDNESDAY

“The Middle,” 8/7c p.m.

“Suburgatory,” 8:30/7:30c p.m.

“Modern Family,” 9/8c p.m.

“The Neighbors,” 9:30/8:30c p.m.

“Nashville,” 10/9 p.m.

THURSDAY
“Last Resort,” 8/7c p.m.

“Grey’s Anatomy,” 9/8c p.m.

“Scandal,” 10/9c p.m.

FRIDAY
“Shark Tank,” 8/7c p.m. (moving to 9/8c p.m. in November)

“Primetime: What Would You Do?” 9/8c p.m. (moving to 10/9c p.m. in November)

“20/20,” 10/9c p.m.

“Last Man Standing,” 8/7c p.m. (beginning in November)

“Malibu Country,” 8:30/7:30c p.m. (beginning in November)

SATURDAY
“Saturday Night College Football,” 8/7c p.m.

SUNDAY
“America’s Funniest Home Videos,” 7/6c p.m.

“Once Upon a Time,” 8/7c p.m.

“Revenge,” 9/8c p.m.

“666 Park Avenue,” 10/9c p.m.

Weekly TV News!!

Hi beautiful people! Missed me? Well, a lot happened in our TV world last week, some series were cancelled, some were picked up, while others were picked up for a shorter and last season. First, “Desperate Housewives” series finale airs tonight. Will you watch the final episodes? Vote in the poll below and check out the preview of the last two episodes.

Lifetime order a reality show starring Whitney Houston’s family, “Houston Family Chronicles” according to Huffington. Bobbie Kristina, Cissy, Pat Houston, Pat’s daughter, Rayah, and Gary Houston will be featured in the series. The one-hour reality show is set to premiere sometime in 2012. Will you watch the reality series?

The second season of ‘Suits’ premieres June 14 on USA Network. But first check out the video below for season one recap.

For the full list of renewed and cancelled shows, click here.

The Renewals:

“Long Island Medium” was picked up for a third season by TLC

“Cougar Town” is moving to TBS! Courtney Cox’s series was picked for a season by the cable network. The fourth season will air early 2013 and consist of 15 episodes.

“Happy Endings” was renewed by ABC for a third season.

“Last Man Standing” was also renewed by ABC.

“Law And Order: SVU” was picked up for a fourteenth season.

HBO renewed its freshman comedies “Veep” and “Girls” for a second season for ten episode orders.

“Two and a Half Men” was renewed for a tenth season.

All Shonda Rhimes series “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Private Practice,” and “Scandal” were renewed.

Also renewed by ABC are “Castle,” “Once Upon a Time,” “Body of Proof,” “Apartment 23” “DWTS,” “The Bachelor,” “Shark Tank”and “Revenge.”

“Nikita,” & “Hart Of Dixie” renewed by CW. “Gossip Girl” was also picked up a shorter and last season.

“30 Rock” renewed for a final and short season.

And “Touch,” was renewed For Season 2.

Are you surprised or happy by these renewals?

Cancellations:

“CSI:Miami” has been cancelled after ten seasons. “Rob” is also cancelled by CBS.

“I Hate My Teenage Daughter,” “Alcatraz,” “The Finder,” and “Breaking In” were  cancelled by FOX earlier this week.

“GCB,” Pam Am,” Missing,” “The River” all cancelled by ABC.

“Ringer,” and “Secret Circle” are not returning to CW.

“Harry’s Law,” “Awake,” “Best Friends Forever,” “Are You There, Chelsea?” “”Bent,” were cancelled by NBC.

Are you sad or surprised by these cancelled shows?