Watch ‘The Borgias’ Premiere Early, Plus More Free Showtime

After reading about Jeremy Irons’ ruthless new role in “The Borgias” as a primer, come back here for a first look at the deliciously demented dynasty. Because Showtime has given xfinitytv.com an early series premiere of the historical drama – along with the third season premieres of “Nurse Jackie” and “United States of Tara” — […]

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Casting Quickies: ‘Modern Family’s X-Man, ‘Big Bang’ Dad And More

Why is an X-Man baring (almost) all for a ‘Family’ sitcom? Who is Penny’s ‘Big Bang’ daddy? What new trouble is ‘Prison Break’s T-Bag stirring up? We’ve got a round-up of TV’s hottest casting news! ‘X’ APPEAL: James Marsden (‘X-Men’s Cyclops) will guest-star on an upcoming episode of ABC’s ‘Modern Family,’ playing a chiseled new […]

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‘Wire’ Star Lands ‘Nurse Jackie’ Gig, How Well Are Other Alums Faring?

Michael Ausiello is reporting that former ‘Wire‘ star Gbenga Akinnagbe (Chris Partlow) has been cast in the upcoming third season of Showtime’s drama ‘Nurse Jackie.’ Akinnagbe will play a new temp nurse at All Saints for a seven-episode arc. He’s being described as “handsome, qualified, and much-liked by his peers.” (Aside: Can they please bring […]

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Primetime Emmy Predictions: Who Should Take Home The Gold?

Pity the Academy members who actually had to choose the winners for this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards, airing Sunday, August 29, on NBC, and hosted by Jimmy Fallon. Sure, a few of the major categories are cakewalks – ‘Glee’s Jane Lynch has ridonkulous momentum going into the Supporting Actress/Comedy race, and there’s no real argument […]

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The Big Tease: Scoop on ‘CSI: Miami,’ ‘Good Wife’ and More

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop! I saw a ‘CSI: Miami‘ press release for Episode 21, and my favorite, Johnny Whitworth, is in it. What brings him back? – fatherdowling via Twitter Whitworth’s Detective […]

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Troubles Closing in on ‘Nurse Jackie’

By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer PASADENA, Calif. — Nurse Jackie Peyton was passed out from a hit of morphine when we last saw her, an attempt at a momentary escape from life’s troubles. Now it’s time to wake up and face real life again. The second season of Showtime’s ‘Nurse Jackie‘ premieres Monday at […]

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