Fox picks up "The Simpsons" for Season 26

Even after all these years, "The Simpsons" is still a solid ratings performer for Fox. PLUS: John Oliver will play "Wilkes John Booth."

Sofia Vergara's life story is set to become an ABC comedy
"Raising Mom" would revolve around a young single mom trying to raise her son. In real life, the 41-year-old Vergara has a 21-year-old son.

Fox orders additional "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" scripts

The script order could lead to a full-season pickup.

NBC gives "The Blacklist" a full-season order

The James Spader drama has averaged 12 million viewers.

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.