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VH1 to Re-Air ‘Happy Endings,’ Comedy Central Renews ‘Tosh.O’ For Three More Seasons And More

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ABC cancelled comedy series “Happy Endings” is heading to VH1. VH1 has picked up all 57 episodes and will air the episodes on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. Then the series moves to Wednesdays beginning Jan. 8 at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

NBC will re-air the musical, “The Sound of Music Live” on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 8/7c p.m.

Comedy Central renews ‘Tosh.O” for three more season. [Time]

“Portlandia” season 4 will premiere on Thursday, Feb. 27 on IFC, with guest appearance by Vanessa Bayer, Kirsten Dunst, Maya Rudolph, Olivia Wilde, Steve Buscemi and, Kyle MacLachlan.

Divorce Court has been renewed through 2015 by Fox TV Stations.

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‘90210’ Alumna Joins ‘The Following’ And More Casting News

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“90210” actress is joining the cast of “The Following.”

Jessica Stroup has been cast to play Max, the niece of Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon), according to Entertainment Weekly. Max is described as an NYPD cop, who reconnects with Ryan and becomes a valuable ally.

Also joining the cast is Tiffany Boone. “Southland” alumna will recur as a young woman who finds herself drawn into Joe Carroll’s cult.

“The Following” returns in 2014.

More casting news…

Tatiana Maslany will guest star on “Parks and Recreation.” The “Orphan Black” actress will play Tom’s (Aziz Ansari) love interest in the forthcoming season’s fifth and sixth episode. [TVLine]

Eliza Coupe will appear on “The Millers.” The “Happy Endings” actress will recur as the ex-wife of Nate (Will Arnett). [EW]

“Suburgatory” books Geoff Pierson. Pierson will portray George’s (Jeremy Sisto) father in the forthcoming season. [TVLine]

“Breaking Bad” vet Jonathan Banks has been cast to play a Criminology college professor on “Community.” [EW]

James Purefoy Returns to ‘The Following’ And More Casting News

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James Purefoy is returning to “The Following.”

The casting news was revealed Friday during the series’ Comic-Con panel, according to TVLine.

Purefoy plays Joe Carroll on Fox’s smash thriller “The Following,” as a Professor-turned-serial killer-turned-cult leader.

The second season of “The Following” debuts this Fall.

More casting news…

Karine Vanasse has been cast in “Revenge.” the “Pan Am” alum will play Margaux, a French businesswoman and former acquaintance of the Daniel Grayson’s. The actress will appear in a multi-episode guest arc. [Deadline]

Adam Pally is joining the “Mindy Project.” The Happy Endings” actor will play a new doctor at Mindy’s  OB/GYN practice in a multi-episode arc. [TVLine]

“Big Love” vet is joining “The Reign.” Shawn Doyle will portray Claude, who is an uncle to the teenager Mary, Queen of Scots. [TVLine]

Billy Campbell has been cast as the lead actor in Syfy’s upcoming thriller series “Helix.” Campbell will play Dr. Alan Farragut, an emotionally troubled Centers for Disease Control pathologist whose marriage has recently fallen apart after his wife had an affair with his brother. [Deadline]

Damon Wayans Jr. Returns to ‘New Girl’ And More Casting News

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Damon Wayans Jr. is returning to “New Girl.”

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Wayans, Jr. will be reprising his role as Coach for at least four episodes in the upcoming third season of “New Girl.”

“Happy Endings” star originally appeared in the Fox comedy’s pilot episode, but was written off when “Happy Endings” received a second season pick up.

More casting news…

Robbie Kay joins “Once Upon A Time.” The “Pinocchio ” star will play one of Peter Pan’s Lost Boys. [TVLine]

James Franco will guest-star on the first two episodes of “The Mindy Project’s” upcoming season. Franco will play Dr. Paul Leotard, “a charismatic and popular doctor who replaces Mindy while she is in Haiti on a volunteer mission with her pastor boyfriend.” [EW]

Martin Donovan “Boss” and Shaun Taub “Iron Man” have joined “Homeland’s” upcoming season. Donovan will play Bennett, a partner at a DC law firm. Toub will recur as Majid Javadi, a Middle Eastern intelligence officer. [The Hollywood Reporter]

‘Happy Endings’ Cancelled, ‘Strike Back’ Season 3 Trailer Released And More!

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Netflix renews “Orange is The New Black” ahead of the series debut. [Variety]

“House of Cards” Kate Mara and “Breaking Bad’s” Aaron Paul will present the 2013 Emmy Award nominations on July 18.

No happy ending for “Happy Endings.” The ABC comedy series has officially been cancelled. [TVLine]

“Psych” final season commissions two more episodes. [TVLine]

“Awkward’s” showrunner and creator, Lauren Iungerich, is leaving the show at the end of Season 3. [TVLine]

OWN has ordered 16 additional episodes of “The Haves and Have Nots,” making season one order of 32 episodes. The second half of the season will air in early 2014.

Check out “Strike Back’s” explosive season three trailer below.

Jennifer Lawrence to Host ‘SNL’ And More Casting News

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Jennifer Lawrence is hosting “SNL.”

The Hunger Games actress has been booked to host the sketch comedy. Lawrence will make her “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut on the Jan. 19.

Lawrence will be joined by musical guest the Lumineers.

More casting news …

“Saturday Night Live” alum Abby Elliott will play Katie in an upcoming episode of “Happy Endings.” [EW]

Rosie O’Donnell will play herself on NBC’s musical drama “Smash.” [Twitter]

Beth Grant, who played a pot-smoking nurse, Beverly on “The Mindy Project” has been promoted to series regular on the Fox comedy series. [THR]

“Revenge” and “True Blood” alums Amber Valletta, Rob Mayes and Tina Majorino are joining TNT’s “Legends.” Valletta will play Sean Bean’s character’s ex-wife, Mayes and Majorino will play fellow agents at the DCO. [Deadline]

Ming-Na is heading to “Nashville.” The “ER” alumna will play Calista Reeves, a successful Los Angeles music-label executive on the drama series. Ming-Na’s episode is set to appear in “Nashville’s” 11th episode. [TVLine]

Michael J. Fox & T.R. Knight to Appear on ‘Good Wife’ And More Casting News

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Michael J. Fox is heading to Lockhart/Gardner again.

According to TVLine, the actor will reprise his role as Louis Canning — the head of Lockhart/Gardner’s rival law firm — on “The Good Wife.” Fox is set to appear on the series’ eleventh episode, which is set to air in January 2013.

NBC Orders Micheal J. Fox’s Series

Also heading to the law firm is “Grey’s Anatomy’s” T.R. Knight.

Knight, who played Dr. George O’Malley on ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” has been cast to guest-star as a political operative on the drama series, EW reports.

In other casting news…

Adam Baldwin has been cast to replace Titus Welliver on TNT’s “The Last Ship. Welliver has opted out of pilot due to a health emergency [Deadline]

Mark-Paul Gosselaar has been tapped to play Tim, a handsome doctor, who is Amy’s (Meredith Hagner) ex-boyfriend on “Men At Work.” [THR] Additionally, Gosselaar will appear on ABC’s “Happy Endings” as Chase, Max’s mysterious roommate. [EW]

Kuno Becker is heading to “Dallas.” Becker will play Andres, Elena’s (Jordana Brewster) troubled brother. [TV Guide]

Betsy Brandt, “Breaking Bad” star has been cast to guest star on “Parenthood” for an episode. Brandt will guest star on “Parenthood” as the ex-wife of Ray Romano’s Hank Rizzoli. [TV Guide]

Wyclef Jean will be visiting “Nashville.” Jean will play the head of a music label on the new ABC drama. [THR]

“The House of Payne’s” J.R. Ramirez has joined “Emily Owens, M.D.” in a recurring role. Ramirez will play a confident doctor named AJ, who returns to the hospital after a leave of absence. [TV Guide]

Laurie Metcalf “Roseanne” vet will appear in a multi-episode arc on Fox’s new comedy series “The Goodwin Games.” Metcalf will play Scott Foley’s character’s boss, Dr. Richland, who makes a surprise suggestion to get Foley’s character back on track at work. [TVLine]

EJ. Bonilla Joins ‘Revenge’ And More Casting News

Daytime star EJ. Bonilla has joined “Revenge.”

The “Guiding Light” alum has been cast to play a mystery man from Nolan’s past, TVLine reports.

Could he be Nolan’s ex perhaps or love interest?

“Revenge” airs Sundays on ABC at 9/8c.

More casting news…

Polly Walker (Caprica) will guest star in a five-episode arc on Syfy’s “Warehouse 13.” Walker will play Charlotte Dupres, a nemesis of the Warehouse Team whose secrets will unfold over the course of Season 4.5.

Kyle Howard will drop by an episode of the upcoming season of “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23.” [TVLine]

Brian J. Smith has been tapped to guest star in Syfy’s upcoming series “Defiance.” Smith will play Gordon McClintock, a NASA hero from the pre-Arkfall days.

Donal Logue  (“Terriers”) has joined “Sons of Anarchy  in a multi-episode arc. Logue will play Lee Toric, a dangerous and genius U.S. Marshal, who is forced into retirement. EW]

A”Cougar” is heading to “Happy Endings.” Briga Heelan will portray Ryan, an ex-lover of Jane in the tenth episode of the forthcoming season of “Happy Endings.” [TVLine]

Dylan McDermott, who played Ben Harmon on “American Horror Story” has joined the upcoming new season of the anthology series, which premieres tonight. Showrunner Ryan Murphy tweeted the casting news, however details about his character are kept under wraps. [Twitter]

Adam Rodriguez Heads to ‘Goodwin Games’ And More Casting News

Adam Rodriguez is joining Fox’s new comedy in a recurring role.

According to EW,The former “CSI: Miami” star is heading to Fox’s “Goodwin Games.” Rodriguez has been tapped to play Ivan, a math professor and potential love interest of Chloe (Becki Newton).

The new series follows three siblings who stand to inherit millions from their deceased father’s if they compete in challenging games.

“The Goodwin Games” premieres early 2013.

In other casting news…

“Jericho” alum Brad Beyer has been cast in a two-episode arc on “NCIS.” Beyer has been cast as Marine Capt. Joe Westcott, an upstanding unit leader who returns home after touring in Afghanistan. [TV Guide]

Maria Thayer Forgetting Sarah Marshall has been tapped to play Nick’s college girlfriend, Amelia in “New Girl.” Thayer is set to appear in the Halloween episode of the adorkable comedy. [TV Guide]

Christopher McDonald and Julie Hagerty have joined “Happy Endings” as Alex (Elisha Cuthbert) and Jane’s (Eliza Coupe) parents. The duo will appear in the sixth season of the upcoming season. [TVGuide]

Benjamin McKenzie is set to guest star in TBS’ “Men at Work.” The “Southland” star will play Bryan, Tyler’s girlfriend, Meg’s (Bethany Joy Lenz) ex husband. [TV Guide]

Dominic Hoffman “A Different World” has been cast to guest-star on “Grey’s Anatomy.” Although details about his role are kept under wraps, Hoffman will a doctor in Seattle Grace. [TV Guide]

Carrie Preston, “True Blood”‘s star will reprise her role as Elsbeth Tascioni for multiple episodes on the upcoming season of “The Good Wife.” [TVLine]

Amanda Fuller Joins ‘Last Man Standing’ And More Casting News

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“Last Man Standing” has recast two roles.

Amanda Fuller, who played Dr. Morgan Peterson, Alex’s intern on the previous  season of “Grey’s Anatomy” has been cast to play the eldest daughter on the comedy series, EW reports.

Additionally, Flynn Morrison will play 5-year-old Boyd, Fuller’s character’s son. Meanwhile, showrunner Tim Doyle is yet to cast Boyd’s dad.

“Last Man Standing” returns Fridays this fall on ABC.

More casting news…

Rob Corddry will appear on “Happy Endings” for a multi-episode arc. Corddry is set to play an owner of a car dealership. [TVLine]

Ray Wise (Reaper) will portray a doctor who operates on patients against their will in “Criminal Minds.” [TVLine]

“America’s Next Top Model” Cycle 4 finalist Keenyah Hill will guest star as Alisha on “New Girl.” Alisha is a professional basketball player visits her brother (Winston) in the forthcoming season. [TV Guide]

Shelley Hennig (The Secret Circle) is set to recur on MTV’s upcoming comedy series “Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous.” Hennig plays Christy, Zach’s (Bo Burnham) love interest.  [Deadline]

Ving Rhames will guest star as Billy, a man from Danno’s past in the upcoming season of “Hawaii Five-0.” [TVLine]

Aubrey Dollar and Mike Doyle have been cast in recurring roles on “666 Park Avenue.” Dollar will play an obituary writer who wants to be a real journalist, while Doyle has been cast as an adversary to Terry O’Quinn’s landlord Gavin.  [TV Guide]

“Touch” has tapped Said Taghmaoui to play series regular Guillermo Ortiz, a smart Jesuit priest-turned-killing machine. Adam Campbell and Ray Santiago will appear in recurring roles, with Campbell playing (newly-hired regular) Lukas Haas’ business partner. While Santiago will play Reuben, a hacker who works with Martin at BreakWire, an online news outlet.  [THR]

Seth Green will guest-star as a homeless guy on “Men at Work.” [TVLine]

Odette Annable will recur as an Assistant District Attorney on CBS’ midseason new drama “Golden Boy.” [Deadline]

Byron Mann will appear in a multi-episode arc on “Arrow.” Mann will play an enigmatic man with a complex connection to Oliver Queen/Arrow (Stephen Amell).  [Deadline]