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Brotherhood's Al Sapienza Is Having a Gay Ol' Time

Al Sapienza

Brotherhood may ultimately be Tommy and Michael Caffey's story, but someone else stole the show last Sunday on the Showtime mob drama: Mayor Frank Panzerelli, who came out as gay in the third season premiere.

"I was like, 'Really? That's gonna be challenging, but it's gonna be fun,' Al Sapienza, who plays Panzerelli, tells TVGuide.com.

See what else the actor, currently starring on a stage production of Dirty Dancing, has to say about the revelation, how it will factor into this season's storylines, and why Brotherhood is (gasp!) better than The Sopranos in some ways.

TVGuide.com: The premiere was last week — some big revelations. How did the gay storyline develop?
Al Sapienza:
The present mayor of Providence is David Cicilline. He's an Italian and you wouldn't know it by looking at him or hearing him speak, he's a very hetereosexual-looking guy, but he's gay. He's out about it. He doesn't care. So my character ...
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Britney and Justin Back Up Madonna — Separately

Britney Spears, Madonna

So much for a reunion.

Madonna did manage to snag both Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears to perform at her Thursday night Dodger Stadium concert, but to the disappointment of well, everyone, the famous exes were like two ships passing in the night onstage.

According to E! Online, it was ladies first as Spears joined Her Madgesty for ...
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Girls Next Door's Kendra Engaged

Kendra Wilkinson

Hugh Hefner's Girls Next Door are dropping like flies.

A month after confirming his split with Holly Madison, the Hef has announced ex Kendra Wilkinson is engaged to ...
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Tom Selleck Locked and Loaded for Sixth Jesse Stone Flick

Tom Selleck

Tom Selleck is back for more police action as Jesse Stone in the sixth TV movie of the CBS franchise.

Jesse Stone: No Remorse will find Stone, a small-town police chief with a shady past, heading to Boston to investigate ...
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Primeval's Andrew-Lee Potts Geeks Out Over Time Travel and Dinos

Andrew-Lee Potts

Dinosaur hunting's cool and fun, especially if you're a dino geek like Andrew-Lee Potts, star of the sci-fi series Primeval. The British show, which wrapped its second season last weekend on BBC America, follows a group of scientists investigating the presence of temporal anomalies (laymen's terms: rips in time). There's more to it than that, of course. Those vortexes allow prehistoric and futuristic creatures to enter the present, which Connor Temple (Potts) and the gang must fight off. The Brit, who shot behind-the-scenes footage for the Volume One DVD, in stores now, chatted with TVGuide.com about his dorky counterpart, the show's similarity to Jurassic Park, what it's like dating a pop star, and what's next in season three, premiering next year.

TVGuide.com: The show's developed a cult following here on BBC America, but I would say most people still don't know much about it. How would you describe it to American audiences?
Andrew-Lee Potts:
Oh, god! I don't know. I suppose the easiest thing I can compare it to is ...
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Eriq La Salle Back in the ER — to Direct

Eriq La Salle

Dr. Benton's returning to ER, but you won't get to see him.

Eriq La Salle, who played the County General surgeon from 1994-2002, will direct an upcoming episode of the longtime medical drama, Variety reports.

The episode will air in ...
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How I Met Your Mother Episode Recap: "Happily Ever After"

Ah, the aftermath! Last we saw How I Met Your Mother, a long two weeks ago, Ted was left at the altar by Stella. So how has he coped since the unfortunate situation? Is he mad? Heartbroken? Have they spoken since that Dear John letter, or is he avoiding her? Let's find out.
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NBC Positions Itself for New Comedy

Jim Herzfeld

Meet the Fockers is coming to TV - sort of.

Fockers and Meet the Parents scribe Jim Herzfeld is developing a new multi-camera sitcom for NBC loosely based on the uber-sexual propagators of Ben Stiller's Gaylord Focker, The Hollywood Reporter reports.

Changing Positions will focus on ...
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Exclusive First Look: Heidi Klum's Glam "Got Milk?" Ad

Heidi Klum

How much does Heidi Klum love milk? So much so that she's donning her second milk 'stache for the Got Milk? campaign within a month - and TVGuide.com has got your first look at it. After honoring her German roots as a farm girl in lederhosen in the first ad, the mother of three is now is a little bit more, as Fergie would say, glamorous, in the second, going back to her supermodel, (Project) Runway ways.

The ad copy reads: ...
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Simon Cowell Dumped By Girlfriend

Terri Seymour and Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell and his longtime girlfriend, Terri Seymour, have broken up, Us Weekly reports.

"They broke up about a month ago. It was Terri's idea, not Simon's," Cowell's rep, Max Clifford, said. "Simon is doing ...
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