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Hot Set (Four, 7.30pm)
The reality competition, in which contestants are asked to create movie sets to a particular theme, is starting to heat up with only two episodes left. Tonight, the contestants are asked to put their spin on the serial killer lair. Creepy! Continue reading »

SouthlandMcKenzie talks Southland axe

Southland actor Ben McKenzie has opened up about the cancellation of the LA cop series, saying he hopes audiences take away an impression of it as an honourable show. “I just hope we made a good show and people enjoyed it and I hope it stands up. I hope people can watch years from now and say ‘That was a good episode’, ‘I like what they did there’, ‘I like his performance’, or ‘I like that shot’.”

From Dusk Till Dawn coming to TV

A TV series based on the 1996 crime/horror film From Dusk Till Dawn – which was written by Quentin Tarantino – is being planned by the film’s director Robert Rodriguez. Continue reading »

JohnStamosStamos joins Necessary Roughness

John Stamos has joined the cast of Necessary Roughness for its third season. The former ER and Glee actor will appear in a season-long arc as a character named Connor McClane.

Southland to end?

Southland’s Regina King has said the show is at risk of being cancelled at the end of its fifth season. “Of course we want it to come back,” she said. “But there are just certain things that [make us think], ‘Are we?’ No-one’s told us that we weren’t [getting a sixth season], but there are enough things that haven’t happened to [make us] question, ‘Are we?'” Continue reading »

isaiah-washingtonWashington joins The 100

Grey’s Anatomy’s Isaiah Washington has been cast in the new post-apocalyptic thriller pilot The 100. Also involved in the pilot are Marie Avgeropoulos, Henry Ian Cusick, Eli Goree, Bob Morely and Eliza Taylor.

Southland actor joins drama pilot

Southland actor Shawn Hatosy has joined the cast of the new drama pilot Reckless alongside Twilight’s Cam Gigandet. The pilot centres on a Yankee litigator and a Southern attorney who “struggle to hide their intense attraction while clashing over a police sex scandal”. Continue reading »

ShaqFormer NBA basketballer Shaquille O’Neal will make an appearance in cop drama Southland this year.

O’Neal will play an officer called Earl Dayton on the show, who is an old friend of John Cooper (Michael Cudlitz).

Shaq has popped up in a number of TV shows and films throughout his career, including appearances in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Scary Movie 4, Blue Chips and a leading role as a genie in Kazaam. Continue reading »

US Inbetweeners axed

The US remake of The Inbetweeners has been given the ace by MTV after just one season. The show – which was adapted from the UK series – struggled to hold on to viewers across its first season.

Murray joins Southland

One Tree Hill’s Chad Michael Murray has joined the cast of cop drama Southland. He will play a “loose cannon” officer called Dave Mendoza in the show’s fifth season. Continue reading »

Delany returning to Desperate Hosuewives

Dana Delany will return to Desperate Housewives for the show’s final ever episode. Delany last appeared as Katherine in the show’s sixth season.

Glee and New Girl renewed

Glee and New Girl have been renewed for new season by the Fox network. Glee will return for a fourth season while New Girl will return for its second. Continue reading »

9:30pm Monday, January 9 on TV One

From the beaches of Malibu to the streets of East LA, Southland is a fast-moving drama that goes inside the lives of cops, criminals, victims and their families.

Tonight, in the series finale of Southland, the day takes a turn for the worse when officers John Cooper, Ben Sherman, Chickie Brown and Dewey find a member of Marta’s Avenue gang dead in a trunk outside Dodger Stadium.

Missed an episode of Southland? Full episodes are available online. Go to www.tvnz.co.nz and click ‘on demand’.

9:30pm Monday, December 12 on TV One

From the beaches of Malibu to the streets of East LA, Southland is a fast-moving drama that goes inside the lives of cops, criminals, victims and their families.

Tonight, Ben reveals details of his past and why he chose to be a cop to Cooper. Meanwhile, Dewey’s friendship with burnt-out actor Timmy Davis (guest star Tom Sizemore) causes a rift in his partnership with Chickie.

Missed an episode of Southland? Full episodes are available online. Go to www.tvnz.co.nz and click ‘on demand’.

9:30pm Monday, December 5 on TV One

From the beaches of Malibu to the streets of East LA, Southland is a fast-moving drama that goes inside the lives of cops, criminals, victims and their families.

When officers John Cooper, Ben Sherman and Chickie Brown rescue a baby girl found alone crawling across the middle of an LA intersection, the hunt for her mother begins.

Meanwhile, officers Sammy Bryant and Nate Moretta are unable to find the financial resources to put a juvenile key witness in police protection, and must now convince the District Attornet to place her in a student police program.

And back at the station, everyone gathers for a retirement party for Dewey.

Missed an episode of Southland? Full episodes are available online. Go to www.tvnz.co.nz and click ‘on demand’.