Glee


Glee’s Chris Colfer is to appear in an episode of Hot in Cleveland.

Langley Kirkwood, Meaghan Rath, Chaske Spencer and Tom Pelphrey are joining the third season of Banshee. More details on what characters they will play can be found here.

Shirley MacLaine will have a multi-episode arc on Glee.

Michael Gross, the dad from Family Ties is to play a businessman on the fourth season of Suits.

Mae Whitman looks headed to the new comedy series Duff to play a 17 year old labeled at “the designated fat friend”.

Adam Brody (The OC) and Ron Perlman (Sons of Anarchy) are to star in Amazon’s Hand of God.

Glee coryGlee has found its 22 episode season order cut to 20 due to the production hiatus resulting from Cory Monteith’s untimely death at the start of the season. There is speculation, however, that the shortened order may be the result of lower ratings.

The musical recently fell below 3 million viewers and a 1.0 rating in the key 18-to-49 demographic, matching its series low this week with a 0.9. It is among the lowest-rated series already renewed for the 2014-15 season, though the current batch of 22 episodes has been reduced to 20 as a result of a production hiatus at the start of the season. Fox might film the two cut episodes early to better promote what could be a supersized 24-episode sixth and final run. Continue reading »

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From the new album Glee: The Music celebrating 100 episodes comes Gwyneth Paltrow singing Pharrell’s Happy.

100gleeThe setlist for Glee’s 100th episode has been released, with old faces coming to say goodbye to Will Schuester.

The music in the two-part episode was voted on by fans, who were asked to pick 10 of the show’s 30 most beloved performances to be remixed and featured on the series’ landmark episode.

The 100th episode will center on Jane Lynch’s principal Sue Sylvester, who after years of disdain for the New Directions and Matthew Morrison’s Will Schuester, finally succeeds in ending the glee club in Lima. Continue reading »

Glee’s Lea Michele has posted some behind the scenes snaps of her recent photoshoot for V Magazine.

Gleelogo300Fox being sued in the UK over “Glee”

“The Glee Club” is a chain of stand-up comedy clubs in the UK whose owner, Mark Tughan, has taken umbrage with Fox who he believes has infringed his 1999 registered trademark name.  A British judge has ruled in Tughan’s favour but it is expected Fox will appeal, allowing the show to continue airing while the case potentially drags on for up to a year.

Fox cancels The X Factor USA Continue reading »

Glee starlet Lea Michele has released her debut single Cannonball.  Try not to think about Cory Monteith as you listen.

ladygagasimpsonsThe pursuit of an output deal with Fox has come to and end for Mediaworks ahead of its sale to the new company tomorrow meaning that hit shows Bones, Modern Family and The Simpsons will be gone from the lineup.

While this isn’t ideal for Mediaworks, the output deal they were after that would allow them to pick and choose the shows they wanted, may end up becoming a reality for the new company which it is understood are now negotiating for the same arrangement.  That is unless Sky decides to cement their dominance on content and takes Fox’s entire package.  It would be great for Prime, but not so much for Mediaworks. Continue reading »