ABC Announces Early Renewals, ‘Housewives’ & ‘Sisters’ Omitted from List

ABC has granted early renewals to six scripted for the 2011-12 television season, the network announced Monday during their executive session at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif. The shows getting the early good news are “Castle,” “Cougar Town,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “The Middle,” “Modern Family” and “Private Practice.” A deal is also […]

Continue Reading

Fall TV Premiere Dates: Mark Your Calendar!

Could it be? The new fall TV season is here! The new cycle of shows arrives with an early-September trickle, and then really makes itself known the week of September 20, when more than 60 (!) premieres hit the smaller screen. Is your DVR preemptively weeping? Remember, you can watch many of your favorite shows […]

Continue Reading

Fall TV: ABC Reveals (Most Of) Its Premiere Schedule

Not afraid to get ‘Lost’ in the Emmy Nominations Day shuffle, ABC on Thursday released its (nearly) complete list of fall premiere dates. It is thus the second network, following The CW, to show their hand. Return Dates for ‘NCIS,’ ‘Vampire Diaries’ and More Favorites The Alphabet network will kick off the season by kicking […]

Continue Reading

The Big Tease: Scoop on ‘True Blood,’ ‘Liars,’ ‘Lost’ and More

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show, from summer or fall? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop I am so, so glad to have my ‘True Blood‘ back! Please tell me you have something good about what’s coming up? – Cindy […]

Continue Reading

‘Brothers & Sisters’: Who Dies? Who Leaves? What’s The Big Secret?

This Sunday at 10/9c, ‘Brothers & Sisters‘ wraps up its fourth season with “On the Road Again,” a finale that promises to breathe new life into ABC’s family-centric, wine-pouring drama come fall. ‘Brothers & Sisters’ Eyes Cast Changes… and Time Travel? Already, it has been reported that ‘B&S’ is seriously contemplating a one-year time jump […]

Continue Reading

Mark Your Calendar! TV Finale Dates, from A to Z

When are your favorite shows bidding you adieu for the summer? Here is Fancast’s alphabetized list of season finale dates for spring 2010. (A chronological list sorted by date can be found here.) Any confirmed series finales are specified as such. Give this list a gander and share in Comments which season-ender you are most […]

Continue Reading

‘Parks & Rec’ Boss On Rob Lowe’s Arrival: “It’s a Perfect Fit”

Rob Lowe is leaving the sunny California environs of ‘Brothers & Sisters‘ for Pawnee, Indiana, as he joins the cast of NBC’s ‘Parks and Recreation‘ for a multi-episode run. “He will be coming in at the second-to-last episode of the season,” ‘Parks and Rec’ executive producer Michael Schur tells Fancast. “And he’ll be with us […]

Continue Reading