The Shield

TMZ is reporting that Michael Jace, the former star from The Shield, has been charged with murder.

Yesterday, Jace was arrested after calling 911 and telling an operator that he had shot his wife, April. The incident happened in front of the couple’s two sons were are both aged under 10. Continue reading »

Seagal defends reality show

Steven Seagal has denied that a puppy was killed during a filmed raid on his reality TV series Steven Seagal: Lawman. The owner of the house involved claims that an 11-month-old puppy was killed in the raid.

Cowell’s new gameshow under fire

Simon Cowell’s new UK gameshow has come under fire for awarding a contestant a £1 million prize despite the fact he had served time in prison for assault. Police and viewers are arguing that the contestant should never have been allowed to take part in the show in the first place.

Leclerc to guest on The Big Bang Theory

Actress Katie Leclerc has signed up to feature on The Big Bang Theory as a love interest for Raj (Kunal Nayyar). Leclerc has featured in the likes of Veronica Mars and The Hard Times of RJ Berger.

True Blood explains talks Emmy snub

True Blood actor Chris Bauer believes the Emmy Awards have an agenda, which is why the drama series fails to get recognition at the awards. “The Emmys seem like an entity unto themselves that have an agenda that sometimes corresponds to quality, sometimes doesn’t,” he said. “There are certainly lots of people on True Blood who deserve that kind of attention and don’t get it, and that’s always frustrating. But you’ve got to pick your battles, and that’s one that’s just not very winnable.”

Two more join Sons of Anarchy cast

Two former The Shield actors have joined the cast of Sons of Anarchy’s fourth season. Benito Martinez and David Rees Snell will team up with SOA creator Kurt Sutter for the first time since they worked together on The Shield.

THE BOX – Sundays from 20 February, 8.30pm

Say goodbye to the show that set the standard for all other crime dramas.

With Vic’s family marked for death and Captain Claudette Wyms looking for any excuse to kick Mackey off the force, The Shield’s final season promises new betrayals, intense action and a surprise ending no one will see coming. In this precinct, all bets are off.

The BOX – Sundays from 5 December, 8.30pm

Conscience is a killer…

A rogue cop walking the tightrope between right and wrong, Vic Mackey (Michael Chiklis, Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer) heads a team of detectives battling against gangs and drugs on L.A.’s meanest streets. It’s a high-stakes war with rules that are made to be bent, and where the thirst for money and power can only be quenched by corruption and deceit.

Season 6 of the critically acclaimed, award-winning series picks up with Vic, still devastated by Lem’s (Kenny Johnson, Sons Of Anarchy) death, resolving to track down his killer and salvage his own career by enlisting Aceveda’s (Benito Martinez, SAW) help in beating back Detective Kavanaugh’s (Forest Whitaker, Street Kings) challenge.

* Look out for Chiklis’s teenage daughter, Autumn, who guest stars in the series.