Shawn Ryan and Simon Mirren
The Shield creator Shawn Ryan and Criminal Minds' Simon Mirren have teamed up for a crime drama pilot at CBS, Deadline reports.
The untitled procedural tells the story of genetic scientist who learns he has a psychopath gene but uses it to help the FBI catch killers. The premise is based on the work of James Fallon, a University of California, Irvine professor who discovered he was genetically linked to string of serial murderers.
Producers promised Dexter would explore faith this season and in this first-look photo, it looks like he's earned his wings — in blood, at least.
Dexter Exclusive: In Season 6, Dexter finds... faith?
When "the avenging angel returns," Dexter (Michael C. Hall) will take on single parenting while hiding his secret hobby from his increasingly suspicious sister. The Showtime series will further the spirituality theme with the addition to the cast of Edward James Olmos as a renowned professor of religious history and Mos as an ex-con who found his mission in life by helping other cons. Colin Hanks also appears as an antiquities restorer at the Miami Museum.
Why did Bachelor Pad's Graham Bunn pair up with Michelle Money? He swears it wasn't just because she's gorgeous.
"I wasn't going to base any decisions on my attraction level to girls and ultimately it worked out that the girl I was most attracted [to] is someone I could open up to and talk to better than anyone else there," he tells TVGuide.com. "Anybody would be lucky to date her."
Jani Lane, the former lead singer of Warrant, was found dead on Thursday, according to TMZ. He was 47.
Lane's body was found at the Comfort Inn Hotel in Woodland Hills, Calif. No cause of death has been determined.
Bobby Cannavale will guest-star on 10 episodes of Nurse Jackie, Showtime announced Thursday.
Cannavale, who earlier this year got raves for the film Win Win, joins the half-hour series, which stars Edie Falco as a pill-popping nurse, as a hospital administrator sent to All Saint's Hospital by the new owner to whip things into shape and enhance profits.
True Blood will be back for a 12-episode fifth season, HBO announced Thursday.
"I am thrilled that True Blood continues to enjoy a phenomenal reception from both subscribers and critics," said Michael Lombardo, HBO's president of programming. "Alan Ball and his gifted team have devised the greatest thrill ride on TV."
Gabriel Macht and Patrick J. Adams
USA Network has renewed Suits for a 16-episode second season, the network confirms.
The legal drama stars Gabriel Macht as Harvey, a tough Manhattan attorney who takes a risk by hiring a brilliant college dropout (Patrick J. Adams) as his associate.