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NBC Renews 'Law & Order: SVU'


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NBC has announced that the long-running police drama, Law & Order: SVU, has been renewed for a 16th season.

The renewal should come as no surprise, as it has done well in the ratings and has stirred up a lot of interest in the wake of the most recent Benson story arc.

B.D. Wong will return as Dr. George Huang in the penultimate episode, airing May 14, and the season finale airs May 21…

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'Vikings' Adds an Emperor, a Princess, and a Wanderer to Season 3

#Vikings Adds an Emperor, a Princess, and a Wanderer to Season 3

An emperor, a princess and a mysterious man will be among the new additions to History’s drama, Vikings, the network announced today.

According to the network, the cast will include: Lothaire Bluteau (The Tudors) will play Emperor Charles of France, a powerful man who views battling the Vikings as spiritual and earthly; Kevin Durand (The Strain) will play The Wanderer, a mysterious man who is not…

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A&E Renews 'Bates Motel' For Two More Seasons

A&E Renews #BatesMotel For Two More Seasons

photo: a&e We’ll be getting more of Norman and Norma Bates! A&E has renewed Bates Motel for two ten episode seasons. Executive Vice President and General Manager, A&E and Lifetime, Rob Sharenow, made the announcement. “The vision of our incredible creative team has exposed the steady breakdown of the relationship between Norman and Norma Bates,” said Sharenow.  “We are thrilled to bring fans two…

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‘Black Sails’ Renewed For Season 4 Ahead of Third Season Premiere

#BlackSails Renewed For Season 4 Ahead of Third Season Premiere

Starz is staying in the pirate business. The network has renewed Black Sails for a 10-episode fourth season according to Deadline. Black Sails is envisioned as a prequel to Teasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Set decades before the events of the novel, the series follows Captain Flint (Toby Stephens), his crew and the pirates during the Golden Age of Piracy. Luke Arnold, Hannah New, Jessica…

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AMC Renews 'Humans'

AMC Renews #Humans

AMC is staying in the android business. Humans, a series made by AMC and Channel 4, has been renewed for a second season. Variety previously reported the news. Based on Swedish series Real Humans, the drama is set in a world where families have synth. The new gadget is an android made to seem like a human in every way. The cast includes Colin Morgan, Emily Berrington, Ruth Bradley, Gemma Chan,…

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'Cougar Town' Is Heading For Syndication

#CougarTown Is Heading For Syndication

If you you’re missing Jules and the cul-de-sac crew, you’re in luck.

Disney-ABC announced today that Cougar Town, which will be heading into its sixth season on TBS at the end of this year, will be starting its run on national syndication beginning September 22. The comedy created by Bill Lawrence and Kevin Biegel, was originally on ABC but ended up finding a new home on TBS in 2013.

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Scarecrow is Coming to 'Gotham'

Scarecrow is Coming to #Gotham

Gotham is continuing to add to its list of iconic comic book villains as it was confirmed that a certain nightmarish villain would be stopping by the freshman drama.

According to Comicbook.com, the Scarecrow has been confirmed to make his appearance later this season. The news came from executive producer Danny Cannon during Stan Lee’s Comikaze. He went on to say we would be meeting the teenage…

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Max Martini and Ryan Kwanten Tapped to Star in Amazon Pilot 'Edge'

Max Martini and Ryan Kwanten Tapped to Star in Amazon Pilot #Edge

Amazon’s Western Edge has found its leads. A pilot based on George Gilman’s book series is being developed by Amazon and two television vets are headlining. According to Variety Max Martini and Ryan Kwanten have been cast in starring roles. The project, which is set in Kansas, will find Martini and Kwanten playing rivals Josiah “Edge” Hedges and Merritt Harknett. Martini’s Edge is on a mission to…

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HBO Renews 'Ballers'

HBO Renews #Ballers

Spencer Strasmore and company are sticking around. HBO announced Friday afternoon that they have renewed the series Ballers for a second season. “The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the Ballers cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience,” said President of HBO Programming, Michael Lombardo. “We are thrilled with the overwhelming response the series…

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Archie Panjabi to Guest Star on 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Archie Panjabi to Guest Star on #Brooklyn99

Who thought giving Kalinda Sharma a badge was a good idea?!? Coming off 6 seasons as The Good Wife’s resident badass, Archie Panjabi is returning to television. The Wrap reports the actress is joining the cast of Fox comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Panjabi will play Lieutenany Knox. The officer finds Detective Boyle (Joe Lo Truglio) particularly interesting. She will appear in the upcoming third…

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Constance Zimmer Boards 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' As Mysterious New Adversary

Constance Zimmer Boards #AgentsofSHIELD As Mysterious New Adversary

Apparently Team Coulson is not the only group looking for Inhumans! The race for the Inhumans will be on when Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. returns this fall and someone new is getting in on the action. According to Marvel Constance Zimmer has been cast in a recurring role for the upcoming season. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D ended its second season with Coulson giving Skye a team of powered people and the…

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Sean Teale and Georgina Haig to Lead Syfy Pilot 'Incorporated'

Sean Teale and Georgina Haig to Lead Syfy Pilot #Incorporated

Syfy pilot Incorporated has found its central couple. The drama from Ben Affleck and Matt Damon has added its first cast members. According to Deadline Sean Teale will headline the project. Set in 2062 Incorporated follows the increase of power wielded by corporations in a dystopian world. Climate change has severely hurt the planet and everyone is trying to survive. The small wealthy hold an…

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Charlie Barnett and Jordana Brewster Join ‘Secrets &Lies’

Charlie Barnett and Jordana Brewster Join #SecretsandLies

Secrets & Lies has added two more Warners. The ABC procedural has cast Charlie Barnett and Jordana Brewster according to Deadline. Juliette Lewis returns as Detective Andrea Cornell and this time she will be on a mission to lock up Eric Warner (Michael Ealy). Just when everything’s going right in Eric’s life, newly married and about to take the reins of his family’s private equity firm, he…

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