'CSI' sets a return for George Eads


"CSI" sets a return for George Eads
The actor, who left the show after Episode 3 following an on-set dispute, will return for Episode 9, which will be "CSI's" 300th episode. Nick Stokes' absence will be addressed on that episode.

CBS gives full seasons to 'The Crazy Ones,' 'The Millers' and 'Mom'


CBS gives full seasons to "The Crazy Ones," "The Millers" and "Mom"
As CBS points out, they are, respectively, the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 new sitcoms of the fall.

Gay MSNBC host: Why I'm co-hosting Miss Universe in Moscow despite Russia's anti-gay laws


Gay MSNBC host: Why I'm co-hosting Miss Universe in Moscow despite Russia's anti-gay laws
"I am not going to boycott," says Thomas Roberts, "Boycotting and vilifying from the outside is too easy." Roberts replaces Andy Cohen, who declined to host this year due to Russia's new anti-gay laws.


Netflix planning DVD-style extras for "House of Cards" and "Orange is the New Black"
"We'll experiment with our originals," says a Netflix exec. PLUS: Here are some suggestions for bonus features.


Nicollette Sheridan can't revive her "Desperate Housewives" lawsuit
A judge today ended Sheridan's long battle against ABC and its nighttime soap.


"SNL's" diversity controversy: Lorne Michaels recruits from improv groups with very few minorities
The Groundlings, Second City and Upright Citizens Brigade have a very tiny percentage of minorities, particularly minority women. PLUS: W. Kamau Bell tackles the "Saturday White Live" controversy.


Has Jason Segel lost too much weight?

The "HIMYM" star looks like he lost a dramatic amount of weight.


Alec Baldwin: I do yoga with Lorne Michaels and Paul McCartney
The MSNBC host talks about his new show, his hopes of landing Obama for an interview and his yoga routine with the "SNL" honcho and the Beatles legend. "We call ourselves middle-aged white men yoga," he says.

Vince Gilligan credits illegal downloading for helping boost 'Breaking Bad's' popularity


Vince Gilligan credits illegal downloading for helping boost "Breaking Bad's" popularity
"In some ways the illegal downloading has helped us, certainly, in terms of brand awareness," he tells the BBC. "The downside is a lot of folks who worked on the show would have made more money, myself included, if all those downloads had been legal." PLUS: See some of the best behind-the-scenes photos from "Breaking Bad."


"Weeds" alum Hunter Parrish joins "The Good Wife"
He'll play a college student accused of killing a female classmate.


Stephen Colbert pokes fun at politicos at black-tie fundraiser
Watch excerpts from his keynote speech at last night's Al Smith Dinner.


"Roseanne" debuted 25 years ago today

Roseanne Barr and her TV family changed television when it premiered on Oct. 18, 1988.


"Breaking Bad's" Laura Fraser headed to ABC

The actress famous for playing Lydia Rodarte-Quayle will become a series regular on "The Black Box."


BBC America greenlights "Intruders"
The eight-episode sci-fi series is based on the 2007 Michael Marshall Smith book.


"Scandal" has its 2nd-biggest audience, "Reign" has decent premiere
Meanwhile, "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland" dropped even further from its disappointing premiere.


2 "Boy Meets World" stars are having dueling weddings this weekend

Rider Strong and Danielle Fishel are each getting married, to different people.


"The Hills" alum Jason Wahler reveals he tried to kill himself

"I was so uncomfortable in my own skin that I contemplated suicide a number of times, and even attempted it once," he writes on The Huffington Post.


Matthew Perry & Lizzy Caplan break up

The "Friends" alum and the "Masters of Sex" star have been on and off since 2006.

TNT renews 'Franklin & Bash'


TNT renews "Franklin & Bash"

The summer series will be back for a 4th season.


Kristen Bell & Dax Shepard finally get married
The longtime couple had a no-frills ceremony at the Beverly Hills County Clerk Office.


An appendectomy halts production on CBS' "Intelligence"

Meghan Ory's surgery last week forced production to stop this week after attempts were made to film around her.


Margo Martindale will be back on "The Americans"
"She'll be back for at least one episode," says producer Joel Fields.


Judge Judy sues to remove her show from YouTube
One YouTube user is accused of posting a 2006 episode.


Tim DeKay: "You'll see the biggest changes" in "White Collar" Season 5

"There is a change in Peter," he says.


Kendra Wilkinson is pregnant with her 2nd child
It's expected that her WEtv reality show "Kendra On Top" will document her decision to get pregnant again.


Watch a black woman gets ready for "SNL"
Comedienne  Nyima Funk filmed this video in response to Kenan Thompson.


"Reign" boss explains the decision to the female teen masturbation scene
CW was always on board with the scene, says showrunner Laurie McCarthy. But, she adds, "with the CW's concern, we all came to a creative decision that allowed us to keep the bulk of the scene, but to make it more suggestive. It felt like the right way to do it."


"Brothers & Sisters" alum Luke MacFarlane lands on "The Night Shift"
He'll guest star on the NBC midseason series as a soldier.


See "Duck Dynasty" stars without beards
Here is a never before seen clean-shaven family photo.

Syfy announces a 'Stonados' movie, plus a film about sea vampires


Syfy announces a "Stonados" movie, plus a film about sea vampires

"Stonados" is like "Sharkado" except it revolves around the hurling of deadly boulders during a freak weather storm, while sea vampire film "Beast of the Bering Sea" will star "Jerry Maguire" kid Jonathan Lipnicki.


Miss Universe Pageant finds replacements for Andy Cohen & Giuliana Rancic
Mel B and MSNBC's Thomas Roberts will co-host this year's pageant after Cohen declined due to Russia's anti-gay laws.


Donald Glover: I was just venting when I posted a series of Instagram messages
"I'm glad people saw it," the "Community" star tells People. "I feel like I got some stuff out there," he says. "I got it off my chest. It felt like I had been holding on to something."


"American Horror Story" down after its record-setting premiere

"Coven's" 2nd episode slipped 17% from last week.


Fox orders "Hieroglyph," a sexy ancient Egypt fantasy drama
The 13-episode series "follows a notorious thief who is plucked from prison to serve the Pharoah, navigating palace intrigue, seductive concubines, criminal underbellies and even a few divine sorcerers."


"Game of Thrones" casts UK actor Struan Rodger
He'll play a major character in Bran's storyline.


"Glee" to do "A Katy or a Gaga" episode

The Nov. 7 episode will include Lady Gaga's "Applause" and Katy Perry's "Roar."

'Glee' ending next season is not a done deal


"Glee" ending next season is not a done deal

Ryan Murphy says Season 6 is the last, but sources from the show, the studio and Fox tell E! an end date hasn't been officially decided. PLUS: Chris Colfer to publish 2 more books.


Victor Garber joining "The Good Wife"
He'll play a judge who has to preside over a double-jury trial.


"Banshee" returns in January

The Cinemax drama's 2nd season kicks off on Jan. 10.


YouTube to livestream Albuquerque's "Breaking Bad" farewell

YouTube has partnered with Vernon's Steakhouse to show Saturday's service.


Hillary Clinton meets with her TV counterparts, Julianna Margulies and Sigourney Weaver
Clinton last night chatted with the two actresses, who've played versions of her on "The Good Wife" and "Political Animals."


Elle defends covering up Melissa McCarthy on its cover
The magazine has been hit by criticism for putting the "Mike & Molly" star wrapped up in a coat. But Elle responds: "Melissa loved this look, and is gorgeous on our cover."


Charlie Hunnam a no-show at an FX event amid "Fifty Shades of Grey" controversy
The "Sons of Anarchy" star was scheduled to make his first public appearance since dropping out of the film at last night's Paley Center benefit saluting the FX network.

'Revolution' hits another series low, 'Super Fun Night' continues to tumble


"Revolution" hits another series low, "Super Fun Night" continues to tumble
Meanwhile, ABC's "Toy Story" special attracted 10.3 million viewers and beat "Survivor" and "Revolution" in the key 18-49 demo.


"SVU" releases the uncut version of Munch's roast
See the extended five-minute version.


Idris Elba on "The Wire": "I've never watched an entire season"
The actor tells Playboy: "I've seen a full episode at screenings but never at home. I've never watched an entire season. I've not seen any episode of season 2, most of season 3, and none of seasons 4 and 5. I'm supercritical of my own work."


"How I Met Your Mother" conspiracy theory: Will there be a shocking ending?
Here's one piece of speculation of where "HIMYM" might be headed -- don't read if you don't want to know. PLUS: 17 times "HIMYM" should've ended.


"Parks and Rec" stars partied for their 100th episode
Everybody was playing with the whipped cream.


"Big Bang" vs. "Parks and Rec": Why such a massive ratings divide between the 2 comedies?
Both sitcoms should have similar audiences, yet their viewership couldn't be further apart -- even when you take into consideration DVR viewers.


Scott Baio headed to "Sam & Cat"
He'll play a cop on the Nick series.


"American Horror Story" pays tribute to Stevie Nicks
On last night's episode, Nicks was known as "the white witch." PLUS: Read the real story behind Kathy Bates' character.


"Hart to Hart" stars reunite, with Amy Poehler & Adam Scott
Scott and Poehler, who recreated the "Hart to Hart" opening for "The Greatest Event in Television History," got to hang with Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers.


Arcade Fire to take over "The Colbert Report"

The band will perform on Monday's show.


Watch "Real Housewives" star Brandi Glanville's acting debut on Lifetime

She's appearing in the Lifetime film "Missing at 17."

Ryan Murphy: 'Glee' will end after next season


Ryan Murphy: "Glee" will end after next season
In addition to saying that Season 6 will be "Glee's" last, Murphy said he'll have to reconfigure the ending from being devoted to Rachel and Finn to honoring Finn. "The final year of the show, which will be next year, was designed around Rachel and Cory/Finn's story,” he told reporters last night at a special Paley Center event. “I always knew that, I always knew how it would end. I knew what the last shot was – he was in it. I knew what the last line was – she said it to him. So when a tragedy like that happens you sort of have to pause and figure out what you want to do, so we’re figuring that out now."

ABC orders more scripts for 'Trophy Wife' and 'The Goldbergs'


ABC orders more scripts for "Trophy Wife" and "The Goldbergs"
Each Tuesday comedy has received a three-script order, which could pave the way for more episodes.


Conan O'Brien and Jack White are considering buying a minor league baseball team
Both have reportedly met with Dodgers management about buying a minor league team. PLUS: Preview Conan's interview with Mel Brooks for "Serious Jibber-Jabber."


"Real Housewives of New Jersey" announces 3 new cast members
Twins Nicole and Teresa Napolitano and their friend Amber Marchese are joining Season 6.


Jimmy Fallon: We're doing "Late Night" now as if it was "The Tonight Show"
"We're doing our show as if we were doing 'The Tonight Show,'" Fallon said Wednesday during an interview in Orlando. "It's news to everyone else. We have been doing 'The Tonight Show.'"


"The Neighbors" celebrating "Challoweenukah"

The ABC comedy is combining Halloween and Chanukah.


Game shows hosted by "Original Kings of Comedy" comedians are doing very well

Cedric the Entertainer is up 20% in the key demo with "Who Wants to be a Millionaire," while Steve Harvey is up 15% with "Family Feud."


Kerry Washington will be just the 9th black woman to host "SNL"

Seven of the nine black women who have hosted "Saturday Night Live" hosted in the past decade. PLUS: Could Kenan Thompson be right?, and here are more funny black women, and even more.


Discovery Channel's L.A. office features a painting of Honey Boo Boo
There are also cardboard cutouts of Mama June and her famous daughter.


Chris Pratt is back on the "Parks and Rec" set
Pratt was busy the past few months filming "Guardians of the Galaxy" in London. PLUS: See "Parks and Rec's" 100-episode cake.


Why "Lost's" Damon Lindelof and Twitter were a bad combination

With an intense fanbase of "Lost" fans, it was hard for somebody like Lindelof to move on on a medium like Twitter.


NBC interested in an animated comedy voiced by Ed Helms
Helms is teaming with an "Office" producer on "Mystery Island."


Should little kids wear "Breaking Bad"-themed Halloween costumes?
One mom is appalled by two kids in Walter White and Jesse Pinkman costumes, complete with "blue meth" lollipops.


"SVU" sends Munch out in style
Richard Belzer's character got a special sendoff.


Shawn Ryan and Justin Lin team up for a 1957-set Hawaii drama pilot for Fox
The project would focus on the shadiness in Hawaii as it prepares to become the 50th state.


The Clash were already big Ian Rubbish fans

How did Fred Armisen land an interview with The Clash? Not only were they fans of his Ian Rubbish character, but Mick Jones actually watches "Portlandia."


Marc Summers: Nickelodeon is "going in the dumper"
Listen to the former "Double Dare" host lash out at his former cable network.


BBC planning 2,500 hours of programming for the 100th anniversary of World War I
The programming will be presented from 2014 to 2018.


"Heroes of Cosplay" getting extra episodes
Syfy has ordered six more episodes of its breakout reality show.


"Modern Family's" Sarah Hyland looks totally different in "Bonnie and Clyde"
Hyland is playing Clyde's sister-in-law in the Lifetime film.


Jerry Seinfeld's wife confirms that Whitney Cummings threw glassware at her head

Howard Stern brought Cummings to a Seinfeld party, where she rubbed her "privates" on the couch.


Former "Homeland" star Diego Klattenhoff doesn't get the hate for Dana Brody
Klattenhoff, who played Mike on "Homeland" and who now stars on "The Blacklist," calls the anti-Dana phenomenon a "weird thing." PLUS: Damian Lewis won't let his kids watch "Homeland."


"Welcome to the Family" books Yvette Nicole Brown
The "Community" star will guest as a next-door neighbor.


"Grey's Anatomy's" Jesse Williams hangs with Elmo

Watch his visit to "Sesame Street."


Amy Poehler on "SNL's" Cecily Strong: "She's crushing it" on Weekend Update
"She's going to be great," says the former Weekend Update anchor. "She's so great already and she's just starting."


"Shameless" character actor Ed Lauter dies
Lauter, 74, appeared on a number of TV shows, from "ER" to "Grey's Anatomy."


"Switched at Birth" adds "Ugly Betty's" Alec Mapa

He'll play a new friend for Lea Thompson.


"Kevin Arnold" meets "Buffy"
Fred Savage is directing an episode of "The Crazy Ones."


"New Girl's" Nick & Jess relationship: Why it's not working
Nick and Jess together are "alarmingly sexless."


Danny McBride makes a commercial for "cat wine"
"Good yum Drinky!"


Tim Allen's "Home Improvement" son directed him on "Last Man Standing"
Jonathan Taylor Thomas is sitting behind the camera for this week's episode.