NBC has given a full-season, 22-episode order to The Mysteries of Laura.
"Debra has effortlessly infused Laura with a relatability that is captivating audiences," NBC Entertainment President Jennifer Salke said in a statement. "We can't wait to see how Laura will continue to evolve throughout the entire season."
Fall TV Popularity Contest: Did Laura intrigue you?
The series stars Messing as a New York City homicide detective struggling to balance her demanding job with her hectic life at home with rambunctious twin boys and a soon-to-be ex-husband, Jake (Josh Lucas), who becomes her new boss. (She's a mom and a cop!?) Since its premiere, 48 percent of more than 13,000 TVGuide.com users said that they liked the show in our Fall TV Popularity Contest, while 37 percent said that they didn't and 15 percent said it was too soon to tell.
Scott Icenogle, Sean Hayes
Sean Hayes is engaged, People reports.
Hayes, 44, was seen sporting a wedding band on his left finger on The Talk Monday, sparking speculation about him and his partner Scott Icenogle. His rep told RumorFix that the actor and the music producer have been together for eight years and engaged for some time.
Hugh Jackman was treated for skin cancer for the third time in a year, his rep told Us Weekly.
Jackman, 46, was recently diagnosed with his third basal cell carcinoma in 12 months. The actor previously had treatments in November and then May.
Let's be honest: Everyone could use a little Adam Braverman in their life.
Since NBC's Parenthood debuted in 2010, we've watched Zeke and Camille's firstborn — played so perfectly by Peter Krause — grow from being a tad neurotic and overprotective to quickly become the family's shoulder to cry on and one of our favorite characters on television. Whether it was attempting to "hip it up" to get a rapper's business, wearing a pirate costume for his son Max (Max Burkholder), trying to find the perfect wig for his wife Kristina (Monica Potter) during chemo or unleashing his signature dance moves (aka "The Fever"), here are the 31 times (so far) we have adored Adam Braverman.
Fox has ordered comedy-horror anthology series from — who else? —Ryan Murphy.
Scream Queens, described as a "gender-bending, comedy-horror" show, tells the story of a college campus which is rocked by a series of murders. The first season will include 15 one-hour episodes and each subsequent season will feature a new setting and story line.
"I knew I wanted to work with Brad [Falchuk] and Ian [Brennan] again on something comedic, and we are having a blast writing Scream Queens," Murphy said in a statement. "We hope to create a whole new genre — comedy-horror — and the idea is for every season to revolve around two female leads. We've already begun a nationwide search for those women, as well as 10 other supporting roles, and we're very grateful to Dana [Walden] and Gary [Newman] for their enthusiastic support."
The American Music Awards producers say a duet between Sinead O'Connor and Pope Francis was never going to happen.
In a lengthy post on her official website, O'Connor said that she was approached to perform at the American Music Awards — but that her invitation was rescinded after Dick Clark Productions couldn't get the Pope to agree to come on stage with her. According to TMZ, the producers say the singer's claims are completely made up.
Bethenny Frankel is officially returning to The Real Housewives of New York City, Bravo has announced.
"I'm genuinely excited, with a side of slightly nervous, for my return to The Real Housewives of New York City," Frankel. said in a statement. "Bravo has always been the place on television where I have the freedom to be unfiltered, honest and inappropriate, with an audience who has been with me from the beginning. I can't wait to see what this next chapter brings for all of us. Watch what happens!"
Peyton Manning has set a new NFL record for career touchdown passes.
On Sunday night, the Denver Broncos' quarterback threw his 509th career touchdown pass, breaking Brett Favre's previous record. Denver went on to beat the San Francisco 49ers 42-17, with Manning throwing four touchdowns to set the record at 510. (He only needed three TDs to break the record.)
Prince Williams, Duchess of Cambridge
Kate Middleton and Prince William might have an extra special fourth wedding anniversary. The royal couple's second child is due in April, the Royal Palace said in a statement.
Last month, it was announced that Middleton, 32, was pregnant and had been experiencing bad morning sickness. She's currently still suffering from Hyperemisis Gravidarum, but the Palace says "her condition is steadily improving."