Brummer heading to Ramsay Street
Former Home and Away actor Dieter Brummer has joined rival Aussie soap Neighbours for a guest role which will see him spend seven weeks playing a returned soldier. Recently, Brummer has worked on the likes of Underbelly, in which he featured across two seasons.
Survivor bails on Tonga
Survivor has pulled the pin on Tonga as a destination for the reality show after the country was unable to secure accommodation and other services needed to produce the show there. The decision is a blow to the country which was in need of the $8.1 million injection the show would have brought.
True Blood comic a best-seller
The hardcover True Blood graphic novel has proved popular upon release in the US, landing a spot on the New York Times Best-Seller list. The comic has claimed the number six spot on the list after one week on the shelves.
Ed Burns joins Entourage creator’s new pilot
Actor Ed Burns has signed up for the new HBO pilot ‘40’ from Entourage creator Doug Ellin. Burns, who has made cameo appearances on Entourage in the past, will play a banker in the pilot which focuses on a group of male friends in New York.