Lindsey Gort has been cast as Samantha Jones on the CW's The Carrie Diaries, Warner Bros. TV announced Saturday.
The actress is a relative unknown, though she did appeared on one episode of Vegas and has a role in the upcoming film 2 Guns.
Actors who dated their TV family members
The Carrie Diaries follows a young Carrie Bradshaw (AnnaSophia Robb) as she balances her high school life in Connecticut with the high fashion of New York City.
It's a great day to be a DC fan. Warner Bros. announced at Comic-Con Saturday that Superman will face off against Batman in the upcoming Man of Steel sequel, Deadline reports.
Man of Steel director Zack Synder made a surprise appearance during the Warner Bros-Legendary Pictures panel, announcing:
Cory Monteith, Ryan Murphy
Ryan Murphy has spoken out for the first time since Glee starCory Monteith was found dead last Saturday.
Following the announcement that Glee will return to production next month, many fans voiced concerns that this didn't allow for a proper mourning period. But Murphy explains it was a unanimous decision by Glee's cast and crew, including Monteith's girlfriend Lea Michele.
White House reporter Helen Thomas, who covered every President from John F. Kennedy to Barack Obama, has died, CNN reports. She was 92.
The trailblazing journalist died in her Washington apartment Saturday morning after a long illness, according to The Gridiron Club and Foundation, a journalistic organization for which Thomas once served as president.
Born in Winchester, Ky., she joined United Press in 1943 and began covering president-elect Kennedy in 1960. She became the official UPI White House correspondent in January 1961. She was known for sitting in an assigned seat on the front row in the briefing room, asking tough, pointed questions and always ending every press conference by saying, "Thank you, Mr. President."
"Veronica, I need you."
So Logan pleads to Veronica in the first Veronica Mars movie trailer, which premiered Friday at Comic-Con. But the same sentiment perfectly captures the feeling of the 91,000 backers who helped fund the film on Kickstarter. Now after all these years, the dedicated marshmallows have finally returned to Neptune.
Brandon T. Jackson
The Beverly Hills Cop TV series seemed to be a sure bet. Even when CBS passed on the spin-off, showrunner Shawn Ryan believed another network would save the drama.
Unfortunately, Ryan announced Friday that the Beverly Hills Cop TV revival was dead, but not all hope is lost.
Jesse and the Rippers
Craving more Uncle Jesse in your life? You got it, dude!
Jesse and The Rippers reunited Friday on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The group performed a medley of their greatest hits, including "Forever" and the Full House theme song.
Oprah Winfrey, Rae Dawn Chong
Rae Dawn Chong, who co-starred with Oprah Winfrey in The Color Purple, has blasted the talk show queen, calling her "vile" and comparing her to a slave.
During a recent interview with Matty P's Radio Happy Hour, Chong said Winfrey was "lovely" to her on the set of The Color Purple, but things changed after Chong made Commando.
Demi Lovato, Corey Monteith
Demi Lovato has spoken out on the recent death of Glee star Cory Monteith, who was found dead Saturday from a heroin and alcohol overdose. Lovato, who has also struggled with substance abuse, hopes that the actor's death will help raise awareness of the issue.