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Guillermo del Toro and Doctor Who and Sherlock writer Steve Thompson have teamed up to develop a new series called Monster. The project is adapted from the Manga series by author Naoki Urasawa.

New reality show for The Situation

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino from Jersey Shore is reportedly filming his own reality series that will centre around him and his family. Continue reading »

Possible E! reality series for Pauly D

Jersey Shore’s Pauly D is said to be close to landing himself his own E! reality series. He is yet to sign up for another season of his MTV series The Pauly D Project.

Scorsese to direct Clinton doco

Filmmaker Martin Scorsese will direct a new HBO documentary on former president Bill Clinton. It will be the director’s fourth project for the US cable network. Continue reading »

Jersey Shore’s Vinny gets talkshow

Jersey Shore cast members Vinny Guadagnino has landed his own MTV talkshow called The Show with Vinny. The reality/talk show hybrid will debut in 2013.

Meryl Streep’s daughter lands TV role

Meryl Streep’s daughter Grace Gummer has been added to the cast of The Newsroom’s second season. The actress has picked up a recurring role on the HBO drama. Continue reading »

Jersey Shore cast reuniting for benefit

The cast of Jersey Shore are reuniting for a Hurricane Sandy benefit later this month where they will raise money for the restoration effort in their hometown of Seaside Heights, New Jersey. The one-hour special will be called Restore the Shore.

Juno writer sells TV script

Juno writer Diablo Cody has sold a new script for a comedy pilot called Alex + Amy to the ABC network in the US. The project centres on a “22-year-old millennial guy” and a “32-year-old gen X woman”. Continue reading »

Community return confirmed

Community has been confirmed to be returning to US screens in February 2013. The fourth season of the comedy will premiere on February 7.

Star Wars series may follow movie

Disney CEO Bob Iger has told reporters that a Star Wars TV series could follow the Episode 7 movie that was announced this week. “We really like Star Wars’s potential on TV,” he said. “Disney XD would be a great home for that.” Continue reading »

MTV has confirmed that they are bringing Jersey Shore to an end after its sixth season.

The reality series has grown to be the highest-rating series in the network’s history, with nearly 9 million viewers tuning in at one point in the US.

MTV’s confirmation ends speculation that they were planning to continue the franchise with a new cast. Continue reading »

Katy Perry turns down Idol offer

Katy Perry has said no to a $20 million offer to be on American Idol. Perry has said, “People have reached out to me about the possibility of being involved, and it’s not right for me yet.”

Man behind the voice of the Count dies

Sesame Street has lost Jerry Nelson, who was the voice of Count Von Count. He was 78 years old and was suffering from emphysema. Nelson was also the voice of Gobo on Fraggle Rock.  Continue reading »

Keri Russell to star in new Cold War drama series

American network FX is making a spy series about the Cold War, called The Americans. It will star Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys and Noah Emmerich. It will be about the marriage of KGB spies posing as Americans in suburban Washington DC during Ronals Reagan’s presidency.

America’s Next Top Model former contestant joins New Girl cast

America’s Next Top model cycle 4 finalist Keenyah Hill will guest star on New Girl as Alisha, a professional basketball player who drops by to visit her brother, Winston, when her team passes through town.  Continue reading »

The Aussies have just launched their own GC-style series in the form of The Shire, Channel Ten’s latest offering to the world of semi-scripted reality TV.

Set in the Cronulla area of southern Sydney, The Shire follows a bunch of young, attractive twenty-somethings who are far more tanned ‘n’ glammed than your average Australian.

Some members of the cast have already been disowned by the mayor of Sutherland Shire, who said: “Those two girls that are so tanned, they don’t even live in the area. I’ve never seen them before, no one has seen them before.” Continue reading »

Jersey Shore’s Deena charged with disorderly conduct

Jersey Shore cast member Deena Cortese has pleaded guilty to charges of disorderly conduct and has been fined for her actions. The reality star was arrested in New Jersey last month outside a bar.

Kick-Ass actor in talks with The Office

Kick-Ass actor Clark Duke is in talks to join The Office as a series regular. The actor is said to be in line for a role as a Dunder Mifflin employee. Continue reading »