Sarah Shahi Lands Starring Role in ‘Steamy’ Netflix Dramedy Sex/Life

RELATED STORIES Sarah Shahi‘s Sex/Life will soon be streaming on Netflix. The TV vet (Person of Interest, Reverie) has landed the starring role in the “steamy, female-focused” dramedy from UnREAL EP Stacy Rukeyser. Based on B.B. Easton’s 44 Chapters About 4 Men, Sex/Life — which has received an eight-episode order at Netflix — finds Shahi […]

Equalizer Reboot With Queen Latifah in Title Role Gets CBS Pilot Order

RELATED STORIES After hitting the big screen, The Equalizer is headed back to TV: CBS has officially handed a pilot order to a reboot of the late-’80s crime drama, now starring Queen Latifah in the title role, TVLine has learned. The original series ran on CBS from 1985 to 1989 and starred Edward Woodward as […]

TVLine Items: Orlando Jones’ New Role, Harry & Meghan Special No. 2 and More

Orlando Jones is rebounding from his controversial American Gods firing with a gig as one of L.A.’s Finest: The actor will recur during Season 2 of the Spectrum Originals series, our sister site Deadline reports. Jones will play Marshawn Davis, a veteran of the LAPD’s Internal Affairs Division who is brought in to question Syd […]

TVLine Items: Olivia Colman’s Killer Role, Virgin River Renewal and More

RELATED STORIES HBO and the UK’s Sky are teaming up for Landscapers, a four-part miniseries inspired by real events and exploring the the lives of convicted killers Susan (to be played by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner/The Crown star Olivia Colman) and Christopher Edwards. Described as a “blackly comic, narratively playful true crime drama,” […]

Fuller House Star Shares the Story Behind Kirk Cameron’s Role in Season 5

RELATED STORIES The first half of Fuller House‘s final season is loaded with fun guest stars, from ’90s icon Lisa Loeb to Dancing duo Val and Maks Chmerkovskiy. But no cameo will excite fans — especially fans named Kimmy Gibbler — as much as Candace Cameron Bure‘s real-life brother Kirk Cameron, who plays himself in […]

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 […]