John Corbett will play Denis Leary’s best friend on FX’s "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll”
Leary will star in a pilot playing the lead singer of New York’s legendary early-’90s band The Heathens.


It’s official: Felicity Huffman joins “American Crime”
The former “Desperate Housewives” star is returning to ABC in a pilot about a racially charged murder from Oscar-winning “12 Years a Slave” writer John Ridley.


Everybody on “Scandal” is suddenly bad at their jobs
What happened? “Scandal” has usually portrayed its characters as being great at their work.


Just because Rust and Cohle are sexist doesn’t mean “True Detective” is too
“It’s time that we all stop assuming TV writers endorse the bad actions of their flawed characters on television,” says Eliana Dockterman of criticism that the HBO series is misogynistic.


Ted Turner has appendicitis
The CNN and Turner Broadcasting Service founder was rushed to a hospital in Buenos Aires for surgery.


Lacey Chabert to star in “Christmas Tree Farm”
The "Party of Five" alum will star in an UP network holiday film about a bank trying to take away her childhood Christmas tree farm.


Jimmy Kimmel will interview Texas Gov. Rick Perry next week in Austin
Kimmel’s SXSW lineup next week will also include Willie Nelson’s first appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” PLUS: Joseph Gordon-Levitt perfectly recreated “David After Dentist” for Kimmel.


“Sons of Anarchy” wants Aaron Paul
Kurt Sutter says of all the “Breaking Bad” actors, he’d most want to work with Paul: "I think it would be fun to get @aaronpaul_8 on the show,” he tweeted.


Watch new “Fargo” teasers
Check out Martin Freeman as an insurance salesman inspired by William H. Macy’s character.


Aaron Paul: “It’s ridiculous” — a grandma asked me to call her a “bitch”
Six months later, Paul says he’s still approached by “Breaking Bad” fans. PLUS: Is this the real Saul Goodman?


Will Ferrell hosts “@midday” on Comedy Central
Watch Ferrell take reveal his “@midnight” “spinoff.”


“Idol” tries to recreate Ellen’s Oscar selfie
With one person missing: Harry Connick Jr.