A black female could join the "SNL" cast as soon as January
Lorne Michaels held not one, but two showcases for black female comedians -- one in New York, one in L.A. -- and The Hollywood Reporter says a black female could join the cast as soon as January.


Adam Sandler to be featured in "Brooklyn Nine-Nine's" Super Bowl episode

Sandler will play himself in a reunion with his "That's My Boy" son Andy Samberg.


Portia de Rossi will play Sean Hayes' ex-wife
She'll guest on three episodes of "Sean Saves the World" as Sean's high-powered ex.


ABC posts David Spade's unaired ABC pilot "Bad Management" on its website
Following on the heels of NBC allowing Sarah Silverman to post her rejected pilot, ABC is making public its workplace comedy starring Spade, Irish actress Sharon Horgan, Alan Thicke and Rachael Harris. "Bad Management" is still in limbo, but unlikely to be picked up to series.

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.