TVLine Items: Martha Plimpton Joins Brockmire, Elite Renewed and More

Brockmire has found a new sober sponsor in Martha Plimpton (The Real O’Neals, Raising Hope), who will recur during Season 3 of the IFC comedy, our sister site Variety reports. Plimpton’s character Shirley is described as a cigarette-smoking, no-nonsense woman who has been sober for eight years. She will show Hank Azaria’s former baseball announcer the harsh realities […]

TVLine Items: NCIS: NOLA Vet Joins Party, David Blue's in Danger and More

TBS’ Search Party has located NCIS: New Orleans alumna Shalita Grant: The actress will recur during Season 3 of the dark comedy, our sister site Deadline reports. In the series about a group of self-absorbed twenty-somethings covering up a murder, Grant will play Cassidy, a superficial law school grad. The lawyer takes on Dory (Alia Shawkat) […]

TVLine Items: The Wayanses' Happy Reunion, CBS Eyes Secret Six and More

The Wayans family is Happy Together: Damon Wayans Jr.’s real-life father Damon Wayans will guest-star on the freshman CBS comedy as — you guessed it — Jake’s (Wayans Jr.) dad, EW.com reports. The Lethal Weapon leading man appears in the Monday, Oct. 29 episode, in which his character, Mike, comes for a visit at the same […]

TVLine Items: Nightflyers Premiere Binge, Runaways Adds Vamp and More

Syfy is taking a binge approach to its upcoming space thriller Nightflyers, based on the novella by George R.R. Martin. Episodes 1-5 will debut Sunday, Dec. 2 through Thursday, Dec. 6 at 10/9c, while Episodes 6-10 will air Sunday, Dec. 9 through Thursday, Dec. 13 at 10 pm, all with limited commercial interruption across all Syfy platforms. Set […]

TVLine Items: Late Show Goes Live for Midterms, Queen Renewed and More

Stephen Colbert is doing it live: The Late Show will be broadcast live on the night of the midterm elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 11:35 pm ET (and on tape-delay PT), CBS announced on Monday. This will mark the 18th time that the CBS late-night program has aired live, doing so most recently on Jan. […]

TVLine Items: BET Casts Gladys Knight, Star Trek Teaser, Titans Poster and More

Singer Kelly Rowland will channel legendary songstress Gladys Knight in BET’s American Soul, a ’70s period drama about the rise of the music-dance program Soul Train. In portraying Knight for a multiple-episode arc, Rowland will record an original cover of the soul icon’s song “Midnight Train to Georgia.” (Knight was one of the first performers Soul […]

TVLine Items: grown-ish Promotes 3, GoT Vet Heads to Netflix and More

A grown-ish trio is staying enrolled in the college-set Freeform comedy: Real-life sisters Chloe Bailey and Halle Bailey, who play sporty twins Jazz and Sky, have been promoted to series regulars for Season 2, TVLine has learned. Additionally, Luka Sabbat has been upped to full-time status as Zoey’s fashion-forward classmate Luca Hall. grown-ish is slated to […]

TVLine Items: 13 Reasons Star Is Nimue, Stormy Daniels on SMILF and More

13 Reasons Why vet Katherine Langford has found another tragic role at Netflix: The actress will star in Cursed, the streamer’s re-imagining of the Authurian legend of the Lady of the Lake. Langford will play Nimue, a teenager with “a mysterious gift who is destined to become the powerful (and tragic) Lady of the Lake,” per […]

TVLine Items: Flash Favorite in Space, Sabrina Casts NYCC Spell and More

Gypsy is hanging with Amunet Black, what? The Flash fave Jessica Camacho is among the latest batch of actors to board Another Life, Netflix’s sci-fi drama about an astronaut (played by fellow Flash alum Katee Sackhoff) who is focused on searching for alien intelligence. Camacho will play the exploratory spacecraft’s brutally honest communications expert, our […]

TVLine Items: Swamp Thing Finds His Lady, Forever Vet on Hulu and More

Crystal Reed just can’t quit DCTV: The Gotham baddie has landed the lead role in Swamp Thing, the DC Universe streaming service’s upcoming series based on characters from Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Per our sister site Deadline, Reed will star as Abby Arcane, a CDC researcher who returns to her Louisiana stomping grounds in […]