Petition to stop Kardashians

More than 80,000 people have signed an online petition against the Kardashian family, attempting to stop the production of their reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. The petition’s organiser says: “We feel these shows are mostly staged and place an emphasis on vanity, greed, promiscuity, vulgarity and over-the-top conspicuous consumption.”

Ugly Betty actress joins HIMYM

Ugly Betty actress Becki Newton has reportedly signed on for a recurring role on How I Met Your Mother. The actress will appear in the show’s current seventh season.

Alien invasion drama in the works

An alien invasion sci-fi drama has been sold to the AMC network by Battlestar Gallatica’s David Eick. The project, entitled Thunderstruck, will be developed with the help of The Exorcism of Emily Rose writers Paul Boardman and Scott Derrickson.

Glee actor joins CSI: Miami

Glee actor Grant Gustin has signed on for a guest role on CSI: Miami. The actor joined Glee for the show’s current third season.

Survivor renewed

The Survivor franchise has been renewed for a further two seasons by the CBS network. The 25th and 26th seasons will premiere in late 2012 and early 2013.

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