Guest Stars, Including Jason Priestley, Are In the Cards For ‘Psych’

It won’t take a psychic to recognize two new characters coming to USA’s “Psych” this fall. They’re both pretty familiar faces – Jason (“Beverly Hills, 90210”) Priestley and Tony (“Arrested Development”) Hale. According to EW.com, Priestley will appear in one episode as a Harley-riding con man trying to do his bad business at a spa […]

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‘Lost’ Star Gets ‘Closer,’ Shatner Gets ‘Psyched’

Former “Lostie” Mark Pellegrino (who played Island Master Jacob) is joining TNT’s “The Closer” in a recurring role for its final season, according to TV Guide. Beginning in mid-August, Pellegrino will play a high-powered defense attorney named Gavin Baker — described as “brisk, gay and formidable. He is ruthless in court and still manages to […]

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‘Bridesmaids’ Co-Writer Scores Big TV Deal

By Matthew Belloni and Lacey Rose LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Fresh from the success of the comedy “Bridesmaids,” the film’s co-writer/co-producer Annie Mumolo has landed a television writing deal. The deal, which closed late Tuesday, calls for Mumolo to develop a project for ABC Studios that will be produced by Tagline, the production company […]

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USA Network Announces New Shows, New Characters

What a bunch of characters! That point was driven home repeatedly at USA Network’s annual spring presentation to advertisers in New York Monday – that USA means what it says in its six-year-old tagline: “Characters welcome.” A number of USA’s “characters” turned up to promote their own shows and announce new ones – among them: […]

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What To Watch: Wednesday

TOP PICK: ‘Survivor: Nicaragua‘ (8pm ET on CBS) After an emotional visit from home, one alliance is faced with a difficult decision to secure their own fate in the game. Who will be voted out and who will make the Final 5? KEY EPISODE: ‘Hell’s Kitchen‘ (9pm ET on Fox) **Season Finale** Watch Episodes On […]

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What To Watch: Wednesday

TOP PICK: ‘Top Chef All-Stars‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Premiere** ‘Top Chef’ congregates a dream team of 18 past chef’testants who nearly won the title to return to see if they have what it takes for the premiere of ‘Top Chef All-Stars.’ The 2010 Primetime Emmy Award-winning show returns to New York City for season […]

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What To Watch: Wednesday

TOP PICK: ‘Psych‘ (10pm on USA) **Season Premiere** Watch Episodes On Demand Shawn and Gus return to Vancouver to visit their old nemesis Despereaux in prison at the felon’s request, who then uses them to escape and pull one last job before he is extradited to the United States. Only while he is out, he […]

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Big Tease: Scoop On Grey’s, NCIS, Parenthood, Big Bang 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! How about, for a change, some scoop on ‘Grey’s Anatomy‘s Derek? Remember him? – Lainie Remember him, sure. But do we really know him? This Thursday’s episode, in […]

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