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Borgias to replace 'Tudors'?

2007 - Murder, adultery, thievery, family intrigue and great costumes: Sounds like grist for a pay cable drama, and that's what scribe-helmer Neil Jordan intends to make of the infamous Borgia clan for Showtime, DreamWorks Television and Robert Zemeckis' ImageMovers banner.... Read more
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'Vampire Diaries' Actresses Flashed Drivers

Five actresses and a cameraman from the CW show “The Vampire Diaries” were arrested and charged after police said the actresses were dangling off a Georgia overpass and flashing drivers.... Read more
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Ellen Degeneres joins American Idol as 4th judge

Emmy Award-winning talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has joined AMERICAN IDOL as a fourth judge. DeGeneres will sit alongside Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi and offer her own unique perspective to the contestants throughout the competition.... Read more
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Peter Gallagher goes 'Covert'

Peter Gallagher has been tapped to co-star on USA Network's pilot "Covert Affairs." The show centers on Annie Walker (Piper Perabo), a multilingual CIA trainee who joins the agency while reeling over a mysterious ex-boyfriend who appears to be of particular interest to her bosses.... Read more
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'SNL' replaces two cast members

The ever-changing cast of "Saturday Night Live" is getting two new faces, but losing a couple of current members. Michaela Watkins and Casey Wilson have been dropped from the show, while Jenny Slate and Nasim Pedrad are joining the cast, Entertainment Weekly reports.... Read more
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Three join '24'

Rami Malek, Julian Morris and Hrach Titizian have landed multi-episode arcs on Fox's "24." On the action drama's upcoming Season 8, Malek ("Night at the Museum") will play Marcos, a would-be suicide bomber who is Arab American with sympathies toward radical Islam.... Read more
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Bella Thorne to recur on 'Big Love'

Bella Thorne has landed a major recurring role on the upcoming fourth season of HBO's "Big Love." According to a breakdown released in July, the role Thorne was to play was Christie, Barb's (Jeanne Tripplehorn) niece and Cindy's (Judith Hoag) daughter who has deep anger issues.... Read more
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Lena Headey tapped for 'Thrones'

"Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles" star Lena Headey is headed to "Game of Thrones."... Read more
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HBO greenlights 'Boardwalk Empire'

HBO has given the series greenlight to the Martin Scorsese-produced period drama "Boardwalk Empire."... Read more
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'View' breaks its Emmy curse

"The View" has finally broken its Emmy curse. After years of coming up empty in the Daytime Emmy's talk show host category, the women of "The View" took home that prize Sunday night at the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.... Read more
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