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Zoe Saldana Joins ‘Rosemary’s Baby,’ ‘Lost’ to Reunite at PaleyFest And More!

Zoe Saldana joins Rosemary's Baby

Zoe Saldana has been cast to play Rosemary in NBC’s four-hour miniseries “Rosemary’s Baby.”  [TV Guide]

The cast of “Lost” will reunite during PaleyFest 2014 later this year. Check out the full schedule here.

Aisha Tyler, “The Talk” co-host will guest star on “Modern Family” as former law school classmate of Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) who runs the legal aid society. [EW]

The cast of “Modern Family” is heading to Australia. The cast, crew and showrunner Steven Levitan are going to Australia to film a vacation episode which will feature a kangaroo, a koala and a boomeran, is slated to air in late spring. [TVLine]

NBC orders Craig Robinson’s comedy series. The sitcom has been given a six-episode order, which will follow a musician, played Robinson who gets a job as a music teacher at a middle school.

SAG Awards 2014: ‘Breaking Bad’ Leads the Screen Actors Guild Nominations

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The nominees for 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced on Wednesday.

AMC’s “Breaking Bad” leads with four nominations — Best Drama Ensemble; Anna Gunn, Best Drama Actress; Bryan Cranston, Best Drama Actor and  Stunt Team.

Netflix original series “House of Cards” scores a nomination for Kevin Spacey.

“Modern Family,” “The Big Bang Theory” and “30 Rock” lead the comedy noms with 3 nominations a piece.

A few snubs “The Good Wife,” “Orphan Black,” “Parks and Recreation,” “Orange is the New Black” and “Mad Men.”

The SAG Awards will be broadcast Saturday, Jan. 18 on TNT/TBS.

Below is the full TV list:

DRAMA ENSEMBLE

Boardwalk Empire
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
Homeland

DRAMA ACTRESS
Claire Danes, Homeland
Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Coven
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Kerry Washington, Scandal

DRAMA ACTOR
Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

COMEDY ENSEMBLE

30 Rock
Arrested Development
The Big Bang Theory
Modern Family
Veep

COMEDY ACTRESS
Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory
Julie Bowen, Modern Family
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Julia Louis Dreyfuss, Veep

COMEDY ACTOR
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Jason Bateman, Arrested Development
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Don Cheadle House of Lies
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

STUNT TEAM
Boardwalk Empire
Breaking Bad
Game of Thrones
Homeland
The Walking Dead

TV MOVIE OR MINISERIES — MALE ACTOR
Matt Damon, Behind the Candelabra
Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra
Jeremy Irons, Hollow Crown
Rob Lowe, Killing Kennedy
Al Pacino, Phil Spector

TV MOVIE OR MINISERIES — FEMALE ACTOR
Angela Bassett, Betty & Coretta
Helena Bonham Carter, Burton and Taylor
Holly Hunter, Top of the Lake
Helen Mirren, Phil Spector
Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake

‘Real Word’ Returns to San Francisco, TNT Renews ‘Rizzoli & Isles; And Two More Dramas and More!

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TNT renews “Major Crimes,” “Perception” and “Rizzoli and Isles.”  [EW]

“Top Chef New Orleans” debuts on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 10/9c.

Want some scoop on “Revenge’s” forthcoming season? Click here.

E! orders six more episodes of “Total Divas.” [Variety]

“The Real World” will return to San Francisco for its 29th season in 2014.

Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, and One Direction join the list of artists performing at the MTV VMAs.

“White Collar‘s” fifth season will debut on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 9/8c. While, “Covert Affairs” kicks off at 10/9c on Oct. 17. “Modern Family” reruns, meanwhile, premieres Sept. 24 at 8/7c, five nights a week.

‘The Following’ Casts ‘Boss’ Actress And More Casting News

Connie Nielsen Joins The Following

Connie Nielsen joins “The Following” as a series regular.

According to TVLine, the “Boss” alumna is set to play Lily Grey.

Grey is described as a SoHo art dealer who goes to Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) for help, which leads to more trouble for her.

“The Following” is set to air in 2014.

More casting news…

Angela Kinsey, “The Office” alumna will guest star as Rose, a snobby teacher on “New Girl.” [TVGuide]

Mark Sheppard (“Supernatural”) will reprise his role as an art forger on the upcoming season of “White Collar” in a major arc. [HuffPost TV]

“Falling Skies'” actor Doug Jones has been cast on “Teen Wolf.” Jones will play Barrow, a “known killer” in an upcoming episode of the series. [TVLine]

“Workaholics” Adam DeVine has been booked to recur on “Modern Family.” DeVine will play Manny and new baby Joe’s nanny on the comedy series. [EW]

ABC Fall Premiere Dates Revealed: ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 10 to Debut with Two-Hour Premiere

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ABC fall premiere dates were announced Tuesday.

“Grey’s Anatomy” season ten will debut with a two-hour premiere on Thurs. Sept. 26, while “Scandal” returns Oct. 3. Meanwhile, new series “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “The Goldbergs,” “Trophy Wife,” and “Lucky 7” all premiere on Tues., Sept. 24.

Check out the full list below:

Friday, September, 6
“20/20,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET

Monday, September 16
“Dancing With The Stars,” 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET

Friday, September 20
“Last Man Standing,” 8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ET
“The Neighbors,” 8:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET
“Shark Tank,” 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET

Monday, September 23
“Castle,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET

Tuesday, September 24
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET (series debut)
“The Goldbergs,” 9:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. ET (series debut)
“Trophy Wife,” 9:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET (series debut)
“Lucky 7,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET (series debut)

Wednesday, September 25
“The Middle,” 8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ET
“Back in the Game,” 8:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET (series debut)
“Modern Family,” 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET
“Nashville,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET

Thursday, September 26
“Grey’s Anatomy,” 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET

Sunday, September 29
“Once Upon A Time,” 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET
“Revenge,” 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET
“Betrayal,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET (series debut)

Wednesday, October 2
“Super Fun Night,” 9:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET (series debut)

Thursday, October 3
“Scandal,” 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET

Sunday, October 6
“America’s Funniest Home Videos,” 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET

Thursday, October 10
“Once Upon A Time In Wonderland,” 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET (series debut)

 

Justin Bieber to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ And More Casting News

The Biebs are heading to “Saturday Night Live.”

Justin Bieber will host “Saturday Night Live” on February 9, Billboard reports. The 18-year-old pop singer has been cast to as the host and musical guest on the comedy series.

Jennifer Lawrence to Host ‘SNL’ 

The Canadian singer hinted at the rumor tweeting “maybe im hosting and performing on SNL…maybe. :)” This will mark Bieber’s first try as the host of the sketch comedy series.

Additionally, Maroon 5’s front-man Adam Levine will host the sketch show on Jan. 26 with musical guest Kendrick Lamar.

More casting news…

Benjamin Bratt has been booked to reprise his role as Javier, Manny’s father on “Modern Family.” [Huff Post TV]

Sarah Shahi is heading to “Person of Interest” in a recurring role. The “Fairly Legal” alum will play a “fearless, sexy operative in a secret paramilitary organization that tracks and eliminates terrorists before they can act,” on the series. [EW]

Barry Bostwick will play President Fitzgerald Grant’s father on Shonda Rhimes hit drama “Scandal.” [TVLine]

“Torchwood” alum Burn Gorman has been tapped to guest star on “Revenge.” Gorman will play Trask, a member of the American Initiative. [THR]

Bradley Whitford Heads to ‘Go On’ And More Casting News

“Go On” is staging a “Studio 60” reunion.

Bradley Whitford will appear in an upcoming episode of “Go On.” Matthew Perry announced the casting, Wednesday via Twitter.

“Working with Bradley Whitford again is so much fun. I mean, I wish we weren’t in a hot tub together, but you can’t ask for everything,” Perry tweeted.

More casting news…

“Married With Children” alum David Faustino will appear on “Modern Family” as Claire’s old classmate. [THR]

“Battlestar Galactica” vet James Callis has been cast to guest-star in an upcoming episode of “Arrow.” Callis will play a nefarious jewel thief called The Dodger. [TVGuide]

Shane McRae has been tapped to appear on “Chicago Fire” in a recurring role. The “Four Kings” will play Eric Whaley, a high-octane firefighter who has a history with one of the rescuers. [TVLine]

John Stamos and Mark Consuelos are joining “The New Normal.” Stamos is playing a co-worker of Jane, who finds his sexuality being questioned by the foul-mouthed grandma. While, Consuelos will appear as a grip on the “Glee”-style show created by Andrew Rannells’ character, and will find himself as the object of Rocky’s affections. [EW].

Chloe Bennett has joined the “S.H.I.E.L.D.” cast. Bennett, who recurs on “Nashville” will play Skye, a superhero obsessed, confident woman in “S.H.I.E.L.D.’s” pilot. [THR]

Brooklyn Decker Joins ‘New Girl’ And More Casting News

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Brooklyn Decker is heading to “New Girl.”

The supermodel/actress will guest star in an upcoming episode of “New Girl,” Entertainment Weekly reports.

The What to Expect When You’re Expecting actress has been booked to play Holly, a patron at Nick’s bar who is specifically attracted to the brokenhearted.

Decker will appear in the episode: “The Cooler,” which is scheduled to air early next year.

More casting news…

“Seinfeld” alum Jason Alexander has been cast to appear in “Community.” [Twitter]

Sean Bean has been cast to Brendan Fraser in TNT’s “Legends” pilot. The “Game of Thrones” vet will play Martin Odum, a spy who is adept at undercover missions because of his ability to transform himself into a different person depending on the job. [Deadline]

B.J. Novak (“The Office”) will appear on “The Mindy Project” in a two-episode arc. Novak will play Mindy’s love interest. [Vulture]

Elizabeth Banks will reprise her role as Sal on “Modern Family.” [EW]

Dylan Walsh Joins ‘Revenge’ And More Casting News

Dylan Walsh is heading to “Revenge.”

The “Nip/Tuck” alum has booked a multi-episode arc on the drama series.

Walsh who recently starred on CBS “Unforgettable” as Al Burns will play Jason Prosser, Conrad Grayson’s rival hedge fund manager.

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

In other casting news…

“Go On” has promoted the Cat lady. Sarah Baker, who plays Sonia on the comedy series has been promoted to a series regular. [Deadline]

Billy Dee Williams (“Star Wars”) has been tapped to play himself on “Modern Family.” Additionally, Nathan Lane, who currently recurs on “The Good Wife” will reprise his role as Pepper, Cam and Mitch’s friend on the ABC comedy series. [EW]

Kyle MacLachlan (“Desperate Housewives”) will appear on “The Good Wife” in a multi-episode arc. Details surrounding his character are scare, but the “Sex and the City” alum will appear opposite Alan Cumming, who plays Eli Gold. [EW]

Brandon T. Jackson has booked a role on “Beverly Hills Cop.” Jackson will play Axel Foley’s (Eddie Murphy) son Aaron, in the CBS pilot. [THR]

Chad Michael Collins who recently starred on “Last Resort” has been booked to play Dr. Whale’s brother Gerhardt. Collins will appear in the season’s 12th episode. [TVLine]

‘The Newsroom’ Casts ‘United States of Tara’ Alums

Grace Gummer will recur in “The Newsroom‘s” second season as a reporter covering the Mitt Romney campaign. [THR]

Dean Winters will reprise his role on “30 Rock” as Liz’s ex Dennis Duffy on the series’ final episode. [Vulture]

Jeanine Mason Season 5 winner of “So You Think You Can Dance,” has been cast to recur on “Bunheads.” The dance champion will recur on the series as Paradise newcomer. She joins the series with Niko Pepaj as close, well-traveled, smart, artistic siblings. [THR ]

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]