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Louis C.K. Returns to ‘Saturday Night Live,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ Teaser And More!

Louis C.K. ON SNL

Louis C.K. will return to Studio 8H on March 29. NBC revealed the casting news during Lena Dunham’s stint as host on March 8.

FX renews “Archer” for two –season 6 and 7– more seasons of 13 episodes each.

Watch a teaser of “Veep’s” upcoming season 3 below.

TBS picks up “Ground Floor” for a second season.

HBO released a new teaser-trailer of “Game of Thrones.”

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‘Revenge’ Taps Oliver Martinez, ‘Bunheads’ Actor Joins ‘True Blood’ Final Season And More!

Oliver Martinez has been tapped to portray Margaux’s father, Pascal LeMarchal on “Revenge.” LeMarchal is described as media magnate, who has a competitive professional history with Conrad, and a romantic past with Victoria. [Deadline]

Louis C.K. hosting SNL

“Louie” season 4 will premiere in May 2014.

Showtime renews “Web Therapy” for a forth season of ten episodes.

Nathan Parsons will join “True Blood” for its upcoming season this summer. The “Bunheads” actor will replace Luke Grimes, who played James, Jessica’s love interest. [TV Guide]

FX will debut its limited series, “Fargo” on April 15.

Showtime Renews ‘Inside Comedy,’ ‘Revolution’ Adds Bret Michaels And More!

Showtime has renewed “Inside Comedy” for a third season, which will debut on Sunday, Feb. 2, with guest stars Jimmy Fallon, Zach Galifianakis, Jonah Hill, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bette Midler and Dick Van Dyke.

Louis C.K. hosting SNL

Louis C.K., the star of “Louie” has signed  an overall deal with FX Productions, which the comedian will develop and exec-produce pilots for both FX and FXX, with an option to write or direct the projects. [Variety]

Bret Michaels will play a post-apocalyptic version of himself on “Revolution.” [EW]

“Sleepy Hollow” books Victor Garber as Ichabod Crane’s father. [TVLine]

“The Walking Dead” is set to return Feb., 9 on AMC.

“The Real World: Ex–Plosion” doesn’t premiere until Jan. 15 on MTV. Watch the explosive trailer here.

Check out “Shameless” rebellious season 4 poster here.  [TVLine]

Anne Hathaway, Jeremy Renner to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

Anne Hathaway to Host SNL

Oscar nominees Anne Hathaway and Jeremy Renner will host “Saturday Night Live” in November, NBC announced today.

“Saturday Night Live” returns live Nov. 3 with host Louis CK. Louis CK, the star of “Louie” will make his hosting debut with musical guest Fun, as previously announced.

The following Saturday, November 10, Oscar nominee Anne Hathaway will make her third debut. While, Rhianna returns for her  fourth musical performance.

Jeremy Renner will make his “SNL” hosting debut on November 17, accompanied by musical guest Maroon 5.

Louis C.K. to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

Louis C.K. hosting SNL

Comedian Louis C.K. has been booked to host “Saturday Night Live.”

The Emmy-winning “Louie” actor will host the comedy series on Nov. 3, with musical guest Fun.

‘Louie’ Season 4 to Premiere in 2014

This will mark Louis’ “SNL” debut.

‘Louie’ Season 4 to Premiere in 2014

“Louie” will return in the Spring of 2014. Louis C.K., Emmy winner, writer, producer, director, editor and actor of “Louie” said the comedy series will be taking a hiatus.

Louis requested the break between the third and fourth seasons to ensure the show’s quality continues to live up to its standards, he said in a conference call Tuesday.

“The last three seasons have been this surge of fun and work and stories and it’s been great, but I want the show to keep getting better,” Louis C.K. said in a conference call. “That’s my goal, and I don’t want it to be making the donuts, I want it to be something that comes from somewhere important and stays funny. It’s a luxury I asked for … Season 4 is my job right now, but I’m going to take a whole lot of time to turn it in.”

Louie also stated, that he thinks in trilogies and that the first three seasons completed one such trilogy. And so he wanted to take some time to set up the next trilogy.

“I want season four to go somewhere new, even if it’s only a slight shift.”

“My goal from the very beginning is not to force Louis to adapt his skills to a specific structure of story,” FX President John Landgraf said. “Why does it have to be one thing? Why can’t it be anything Louis wants it to be? Louis will do whatever he wants to do, and we’ll try to figure out from a channel standpoint how to support that.”