Motsi Mabuse jibes Anton Du Beke on Strictly judge role snub ‘BBC know what they’re doing’

Most added she’s “excited” for her first live show, telling host Lorraine Kelly: “This time I can feel it within myself that I have different nerves that are being awakened and it’s good – this is a different challenge and I’m learning something more about myself.” Lorraine was keen to quiz Motsi on how she […]

Hailee Steinfeld Circling Kate Bishop Role in Hawkeye, With Jeremy Renner

The latest Hawkeye casting news is pitch-perfect. Hailee Steinfeld (the Pitch Perfect films, True Grit) has been offered the role of Kate Bishop in the Disney+ series based on Jeremy Renner’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character, our sister site Variety reports. Kate Bishop is a member of the Young Avengers and the woman who becomes Hawkeye […]

Ewan McGregor to Reprise Star Wars Role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+

If you just felt a great disturbance in the Force, you’re not mistaken: Ewan McGregor has signed on to play Star Wars icon Obi-Wan Kenobi once again in a new series for Disney+, according to our sister site Deadline. The series — slated to hit Disney’s upcoming streaming service, which launches in November — is […]

Strictly Come Dancing: Anton Du Beke speaks out after losing judging role to Motsi Mabuse

Anton, 53, was one of the hot favourites to replace Darcey, 50, when the former Strictly Come Dancing judge announced her exit from the BBC dance show earlier this year. The Strictly veteran wasn’t the only professional rumoured to take the role, with Oti Mabuse, 28, also in the running. Yesterday, it was announced Oti’s […]

The Detour’s Natalie Zea Spills on Her Dual Role, Including Working the Pole

TBS’ The Detour (Tuesdays at 10:30/9:30c) has embarked on one its more unexpected side trips, with the reveal that Robin has a twin, named Bluejay. “BJ,” as she is called (and for which she is regarded?), at first came off as just a wilder child, then later revealed herself to be downright bats—t. When last […]

Falcon & Winter Soldier: Emily VanCamp May Play MCU Role on Disney+ Series

Emily VanCamp is in talks to reprise her MCU role as Sharon “Grand-Niece of Peggy” Carter in Disney+’s upcoming series teaming Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes. Falcon & Winter Soldier, starring fellow MCU vets Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan, is one of several Marvel series announced last month along with other Disney+ streaming service details. […]

TVLine Items: Nashville Vet’s Netflix Role, Younger Star Has Power and More

Charles Esten is tuning up for a new TV role: The Nashville alum has signed on to star in Netflix’s young-adult drama series Outer Banks, the streamer announced on Friday. The series, set to debut in 2020, centers on a tight-knit group of North Carolina teens who embark on a mission to find their ringleader’s […]

Game of Thrones: Revisiting Brienne’s Moment of Joy — and Jaime’s Role in It

What a knight to remember. In Sunday’s Game of Thrones, Brienne officially became a knight, courtesy of her former foe/traveling partner/kindred spirit Jaime Lannister. (For the full episode recap, go here.) “But wait a minute,” you might ask, “wasn’t Brienne already a knight?” The answer: Not technically. As she pointed out during a pre-battle hangout in […]

Veronica Mars: Mary McDonnell Joins Hulu Revival in Mystery Role

It looks like someone in Neptune is about to get his/her head shrunk, courtesy of one Mary McDonnell. Related TVLine has learned exclusively that the Battlestar Gallactica and Major Crimes vet is set to guest star in Hulu’s forthcoming Veronica Mars revival as Jane, a warm-hearted therapist. A Hulu rep confirmed McDonnell’s casting, but declined […]

Star Trek: Discovery's Ethan Peck on Landing the Role of Spock — and That 'Controversial' Hair and Beard

The long wait is almost over, Star Trek: Discovery fans. After a half-season of hints and teases, we finally get our first look at a young Spock in Thursday’s episode (CBS All Access, 8:30/7:30c), with Ethan Peck stepping into the iconic role played by Leonard Nimoy on the original Trek TV series. Peck — a […]