ABC is venturing into the land of magical fantasy for its upcoming series The Quest.
Premiering on Thursday, July 31 (8/7c), The Quest drops 12 contestants into an imaginative realm full of ogres, dragons and lords. Through the use of animatronics, prosthetics and special effects, each of the contestants will fight to be the hero who saves good from evil and brings peace among chaos.
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Watch our exclusive sneak peek of the opening sequence now:
Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth
It's been 14 years since Jennie Garth and Tori Spelling said goodbye to Beverly Hills, 90210. Although they briefly reunited for an episode of the long-running Fox drama's CW spin-off, the two agree it had to be the perfect project — for them, ABC Family's Mystery Girls — that would get them back together on-screen for good.
Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski
Emily Osment has grown up since her days on Hannah Montana. Now 22, the former Disney Channel star is taking on a more adult role as a feisty personal chef on ABC Family's Young & Hungry.
"I'm excited for my fan base from Disney to transfer over to this show because it's a little more suggestive and sexier," Osment tells TVGuide.com. "From the fans I hear from on Twitter, they're about my age and they've grown up with me and are watching ABC family and Pretty Little Liars, so this isn't too out of the box."
Jeananne Goosen and Brendan Fehr
The Night Shift's closeted doctor Drew may be forced to come out sooner than he planned.
On Tuesday's episode, a violent storm hits San Antonio, causing disarray for the hospital. But Drew (Brendan Fehr) soon learns that the storm is only just beginning when he gets the incredible news that his boyfriend Rick has survived the war and is returning home from Afghanistan.
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"He's got to deal with the next level of [coming out]," Fehr said recently of this episode at the ATX panel screening, moderated by TVGuide.com. "In the first episode, TC calls him out. This [episode] Krista figures it out, but he's never offered it up; he's always been found out. We try to keep politics out of the mix ... [and] don't ask, don't tell has been repealed, but if you talk to people it's still a real issue.
Derick Dillard and Jill Duggar
Saturday was a big day for 19 Kids and Counting's Jill Duggar. The 23-year-old got married — and had her first kiss.
Duggar wed Derick Dillard at her Springdale, Ark. church in front of more than 1,000 friends and family, People reports. Five of her sisters were bridesmaids, two brothers were groomsmen, five brothers were ushers and another brother and a nephew acted as ring-bearers.
Naveen Andrews, Daryl Hannah
Naveen Andrews and Daryl Hannah have joined the Wachowskis' upcoming Netflix's series Sense8, Deadline reports.
Netflix ordered 10 episodes of the project in March but remained coy with the details. Now, co-showrunner J. Michael Straczynski has given Deadline the first description, revealing that it's about eight characters from around the world who become linked following a tragic death. "They can not only see and talk to each other as though they were in the same place, they have access to each other's deepest secrets," he says. "Not only must they figure out what happened and why and what it means for the future of humanity, they must do so while being hunted by an organization out to capture, kill or vivisect them."
Professional soccer star and Olympics gold medalist Hope Solo was arrested for assault, the Kirkland, Wa police tell the Seattle Times.
Early Saturday morning, Kirkland PD responded to a 911 call reporting that a female at a local residence was hitting people and wouldn't stop. Officers arrived on the scene and after taking statements and observing injuries on Solo's sister and 17-year-old nephew, Solo was arrested on two counts of domestic violence assault. The 32-year-old was booked and will have a mandatory court appearance on Monday.
Lindsay Lohan says she's planning her theatrical debut in a West End production of Speed-the-Plow.
While attending the Jeremy Scott fashion show in London, Lohan told The New York Times she's been in the U.K. for several months now preparing for a "potential" role in the David Mamet play. "It's the first time I've done a stage play or anything like that," she said. "I'm nervous but I'm excited." The actress would play Karen, a role that Madonna originated in the production's 1988 run at the Royale Theatre. Alicia Silverstone and Elisabeth Moss have also held the role.
Junior Diaz, Esteban Granados
Costa Rica staged a stunning victory during Friday's World Cup games, beating Italy and causing England's elimination.
The Ticos won the game 1-0 with Bryan Ruiz scoring in the first half. The goal also all but sealed England's fate after the Brits lost both of their opening games and needed an Italy win to keep their hopes alive. Regardless, England and Costa Rica face off on Tuesday.
In Group E, Ecuador came from behind to beat Honduras 2-1. In the 65th minute, Enner Valencia scored his second goal, leading his team to victory. Ecuador faces France next.
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Also in Group E, France bested Switzerland 5-2. This vine video sums up the high-scoring game that was called an embarrassing loss for the Swiss.
Saturdays games include Argentina vs. Iran at 12/11c, Germany vs. Ghana at 3/2c and Nigeria vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina at 6/5c, all broadcasting on ESPN.