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‘CSI: NY’ Alum Joins ‘Covert Affairs’ And More Casting News

Hill Harper joins covert affairs

“CSI: NY” star Hill Harper is heading to “Covert Affairs.”

The crime-procedural actor has been cast in the drama series as a series regular, according to The  Hollywood Reporter.

Harper will play an “ambitious, intelligent and slightly cocky,” CIA station chief in Latin America, who will be looking to make the transition from the CIA’s Latin America station back to Washington.

Harper’s character will try to enlist the help of Annie and Auggie to help him accomplish that goal.

According to TVLine, Harper will not continue with “CSI: NY” if the series get renewed for a Season 10.

“Covert Affairs” returns this summer.

More casting news…

Steven Weber is paying a visit to “Dallas.” Weber has been tapped to recur as Governor McConaughey, “an ambitious politico who conspires with Cliff Barnes and Harris Rylan” to bring down the Ewings. [TVLine]

Patton Oswalt is stopping by “Parks And Recreation” as Garth Blundin, a “strict constructionist.” [EW]

Cynthia Addai-Robinson, who currently stars on “Spartacus” has been cast to play Aja on “Vampire Diaries.” Aja is described as “a powerful witch, with a connection to Bonnie’s mother, who comes to Mystic Falls to help Bonnie control her magic” in the drama series. [TV Guide]

“Entourage” alum Constance Zimmer will play Taylor, “a press spokesperson for the Mitt Romney campaign” in “The Newsroom’s” second season. [Deadline]

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CBS Midseason Lineup Announced: ‘Golden Boy’ Debuts, ‘Rules Of Engagement’ Returns

Golden Boy

CBS revealed its midseason schedule Thursday, for the 2012-2013 TV season.

“Golden Boy,” a new series starring Theo James (“Downton Abbey”)as a talented police officer who rises to become police commissioner, in the history of New York City. He is mentored by an experienced veteran detective (Chi McBride).  The new cop series is set to officially premiere Friday, March 8 at 9/8c p.m., with special previews Tuesday, Feb. 26 and Tuesday, March 5 at 10/9c p.m.

Meanwhile, the season finale of “CSI: NY” is set to air Friday, Feb. 22.

Monday, February 4

8:00-8:30 p.m “How I Met Your Mother”

8:30-9:00 p.m. “Rules Of Engagement” Season 7 premiere

9:00-9:30 p.m. “2 Broke Girls”

9:30-10:00 p.m. “Mike & Molly”

10:00-11:00 p.m. “Hawaii 5-0”
Wednesday, February 13

8:00-9:00 p.m. “Survivor” Season 26 premiere

9:00-10:00 p.m. “Criminal Minds”

10:00-11:00 p.m. “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”

Sunday, February 17

7:00-8:00 p.m. “60 Minutes”

8:00-9:00 p.m. “The Amazing Race” Season 22 Premiere

9:00-10:00 p.m. “The Good Wife”

10:00-11:00 p.m. “The Mentalist”

Tuesday, February 26

8:00-9:00 p.m. “NCIS”

9:00-10:00 p.m. “NCIS: Los Angeles”

10:00-11:00 PM “Golden Boy” Preview
Tuesday, March 5

8:00-9:00 p.m “NCIS”

9:00-10:00 p.m. “NCIS: Los Angeles”

10:00-11:00 p.m. “Golden Boy” Preview
Friday, March 8

8:00-9:00 p.m. “Undercover Boss”

9:00-10:00 p.m. “Golden Boy” premiere

10:00-11:00 p.m. “Blue Bloods”

Doug Jones & ‘ER’ Alums Join ‘Falling Skies’ And More Casting News

Falling Skies

“Falling Skies” season 3 doesn’t premiere until 2013 below are some interesting casting news.

According to EW, Doug Jones has been tapped to play the new humanized alien who was introduced at the second season finale of “Falling Skies.”

Also joining the cast of TNT’s Sci-fi drama are “ER” alums Gloria Reuben and Robert Sean Leonard.  Deadline reports, Leonard will portray Roger Kadar, PhD, a genius also know as “The Rat King.” Kadar runs Charleston’s power grid and lives underground with his pet rats.

Meanwhile, Gloria Reuben will play an intelligent woman with “political knowledge and experience [that] could prove extremely helpful to Tom.”

Both actors will recur in a five-episode arc of “Falling Skies”‘s upcoming season.

In other casting news…

Maulik Pancholy, who starred as Neal on “Whitney” will reprise his role as Jack Donaghy’s (Alec Baldwin) assistant Jonathan on NBC comedy series “30 Rock.” [TV Guide]

Mädchen Amick will guest-star in The CW new series “Beauty and Beast.” The “Twin Peaks” vet will play Lois, a wealthy polo-club president. [TVLine]

Denise Richards has been cast as Gwen in “90210”‘s 100th episode. Gwen is described as a “sexy West Beverly High School Alum turned wealthy socialite.” [EW]

“Tank Girl” vet Tori Petty will cross paths with Fiona and Steve as Valerie in Showtime’s “Shameless.” [TV Guide]

The Campaign star, Thomas Middleditch has been cast as Jeb, Dwight’s younger brother on “The Office, TVLine reports. In addition, Matt Jones has been tapped to play Dwight’s mysterious cousin Zeke. [THR]

‘The Office’ to End After Nine Seasons

“The West Wing” alum, Timothy Busfield has landed a guest role on Fox’s new crime drama, “The Mob Doctor.” Busfield is set to guest star as John Ellis, s a dirty congressman. Joining the TV vet in a guest role is “Friday Night Lights” alum Jurnee Smollett. She will play a pregnant prostitute. [TV Guide]

“Men at Work” has tapped Maz Jobrani (Better Off Ted) to appear as an owner of a Lebanese chicken restaurant who becomes Gibbs’ friend. [TVLine]

Brooklyn Silzer is set to Lucy, Danny and Lindsay’s daughter on “CSI: NY.” Twins Nadia and Talia Hartounian previously played Lucy. [TV Guide]

‘Game of Thrones’ Adds Ed Skrein and Jacob Anderson And More Casting News

According to EW, Ed Skrein has been cast as Daario Naharis, the handsome and harsh captain of a company of soldiers called The Stormcrows on “Game of Thrones.”

‘Game of Thrones’: 14 Roles Join the Series

Additionally, Jacob Anderson has been cast as Grey Worm, the leader of the group of slave soldiers Unsullied.

The third season of “Game of Thrones” premieres Mar., 31 2013.

More casting news…

“ER” alum, Goran Visnjic is set to play Schiller, the mafia mob boss on the ABC drama, “The Red Widow.” [Deadline]

Terrence Howard is set to appear in an upcoming episode of “Hawaii Five-0.” Howard is set to appear in an episode that features  flashbacks to Danny’s (Scott Caan) former life as a cop in Newark, New Jersey. [EW]

Reality star, Kendall Jenner is set to make her acting debut this fall on “Hawaii Five-0.” [TV Guide]

Rob Huebel (Children’s Hospital) actor will appear on the NBC comedy “Up All Night.” Huebel will play Chris’ (Will Arnett) irritating college roommate. [TV Guide]

“Children’s Hospital” star Rob Corddry will appear as Buddy who hangs out in the bar where BJ (Lucy Punch) and Kate (Dakota Johnson) work on “Ben & Kate.” [EW]

J.K. Simmons will return to “Men At Work” as the not-so-friendly publisher of Full Steam magazine, with his character butting heads with Lindsey, played by John Michael Higgins. [TV Guide]

Super Bowl winner and former Washington Redskins’ former star quarterback, Joe Theismann, will appear for a cameo in the 16th episode of “Necessary Roughness.” [THR]

Dallas Robert (The Good Wife) is set play Milton, a resident of Woodbury on “The Walking Dead.” [EW]

Neal McDonough (Justified) has been booked to guest star in “CSI: NY.” McDonough is set to play Senator Gordon Hamilton, an “ultimate politician.” [TVLine]

CBS 2012-2013 Lineup Revealed: ‘2 Broke Girls,’ Heads To A New Time, & More.

TV most watched network, CBS unveiled it fall/spring lineup.

The changes? “2 Broke Girls,” “Two And A Half Men,” “CSI: NY,” “The Mentalist” all move to a new time. “2 Broke Girls” season two will premiere an hour later on Mondays. The tenth season of “Two And A Half Men” will air on Thursdays. “CSI: NY” and “The Mentalist” were also moved to a new time slot.

CBS picks up four new shows, three dramas “Vegas,” “Elementary,” “Made In Jersey” and a new comedy show “Partners.” These shows will premiere this fall while “Golden Boy,” “Friend Me,” and “The Job” will debut during midseason.

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

Below is CBS primetime schedule, new shows are in CAPS:

MONDAY

“How I Met Your Mother,” 8/7c p.m.

“Partners,” 8:30/7:30c p.m.

“2 Broke Girls,” 9/8c p.m. (new time)

“Mike & Molly,” 9:30/8:30c p.m.

“Hawaii Five-O,” 10/9c p.m.

TUESDAY

“NCIS,” 8/7c p.m.

“NCIS: Los Angeles,” 9/8c p.m.

“Vegas,” 10/9c p.m.

WEDNESDAY

“Survivor,” 8/7c p.m.

“Criminal Minds,” 9/8c p.m.

“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” 10/9c p.m.

THURSDAY

“The Big Bang Theory,” 8/7c p.m.

“Two And A Half Men,” 8:30/7:30c p.m. (new time)

“Person Of Interest,” 9/8c p.m.

“Elementary,” 10/9c p.m.

FRIDAY

“CSI: NY,” 8/7c p.m. (new time)

“Made In Jersey,” 9/8c p.m.

“Blue Bloods,” 10/9c p.m.

SATURDAY

“Crimetime Saturday,” 8/7c p.m.

“48 Hours Mystery,” 10/9c p.m.

SUNDAY

“60 Minutes,” 7/6c p.m.

“The Amazing Race,” 8/7c p.m.

“The Good Wife,” 9/8c p.m.

“The Mentalist,” 10/9c p.m. (new time)