Following up on my previous entertainment news that was incomplete here’s the rest of it
In the links below read about
Interview with Jennifer Carpenter about recent episode of Dexter and the rest of the season
Spoilers from Michael Ausiello from last Tuesday
Interview with Patrick Dempsey about his signing a two-year deal to stay with Grey’s Anatomy
Walking Dead show runner explains Maggie’s goodbye to Hershel was based on a true story
Once upon a Time show others speculate what new characters they might add. (No Jack Sparrow unless Johnny Depp agrees)
IMAX version of James Bond Skyfall will actually be 26% bigger than traditional theaters. No black bars top and bottom.
Superman creators heirs lose court battle to retain rights to the character
Not in the links below but also of interest
Jennifer Esposito has been written out of episodes of Blue Bloods. She asked for a reduced schedule because of celiac disease. They reduced her schedule to zero.
Dish network has settled its dispute with AMC. Fans of walking dead rejoice
Switched at Birth will return to ABC Family Channel on January 7. Pretty Little Liars returns January 8
Arrow has been picked up for a full season at CW network. Three additional scripts ordered for Beauty and the Beast and Emily Owens M.D.
X Factor has been renewed for season 3 by Fox networks
Showtime has renewed Homeland for season 3
George lives! Former Grays Anatomy actor TR Knight will guest star on The Good Wife
Annie Wersching a.k.a. 24’s FBI agent René Walker will have a recurring role in the next season of TNT’s Dallas
CBS has ordered full season pickups for Vegas and Elementary
Adam Baldwin has joined the cast of the new TNT pilot The Last Ship. He’s filling a role that was supposed to be played by Titus Welliver read about for a family emergency
Barry Sloan who plays Takeda’s disciple Aidan on Revenge has been promoted to series regular
American Idol will premiere January 16 and 17th on Fox
Touch which was posted return this fall returns February 1 after Fringe finishes in its final season January.
The Following starring Kevin Bacon as an FBI agent hunting down a serial killer will premiere on Fox January 21
Jane Fonda will headline a new ABC comedies series called “Now What?”
Fox has ordered two additional episodes of “the Mindy Project”. Never heard of it.
ABC’s Last Resort and 666 Park Ave. get orders for two scripts each
Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to make movies based on Mickey Spillane’s Mike Hammer
Jeffrey Katzenberg and Steven Spielberg have donated $1 million each to an Obama super PAC
There is going to be a “Paranormal Activity 5” because 1-4 left so many unanswered questions
William Hurt and Bruce Greenwood are among the actors signed up for a BBC science Channel drama about the Challenger shuttle disaster
President Obama will appear on MTV election special on Friday. On Jay Leno tonight.
The season premiere of The Walking Dead was the highest-rated nonsports show in the 18-49 demographic for its week
Fox network is developing a legal drama for Greg Kinnear
Herbert Lom who played Inspector Dreyfus in the Pink Panther movies has died at age 95
Seth McFarland will be the host of the Oscars
A Charlie Brown Movie is in development slated for 2015
Russell Crowe will play Noah in a biblical epic slated for 2014
LeVar Burton and Wil Wheaton will appear together in an upcoming episode of Big Bang Theory
A casting call for the next season of Game of Thrones is looking for actors with an amputated leg
The creator of “Friday Night Lights” has asked Gov. Romney to quit using a catchphrase “Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can’t Lose” threatens to sue.
Ashton Kutcher has replaced Charlie Sheen in one other way. Becomes highest-paid TV actor at $24 million versus Sheen’s $20 million
Beyoncé has backed out of Clint Eastwood’s remake of “a Star Is Born”