USA has benched Necessary Roughness for good.
The football drama has been canceled after three seasons, TVGuide.com has confirmed. "We are proud of this show and its writers, which had a unique ability to address topical subjects before they unfolded in real life on the sports pages," USA said in a statement Tuesday. "We want to thank Liz Kruger and...
While millions of sports fans across the country were in disbelief or outraged about the suspension of 13 Major League Baseball players, including New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez, for violating anti-doping protocols, Necessary Roughness creators and showrunners Liz Kruger and Craig Shapiro had a slightly different reaction.
"Um, yay?" Kruger tells...
Callie Thorne, Karissa Lee Staples
Necessary Roughness star Callie Thorne used to be the only full-time woman on her show's otherwise all-guy acting squad. But now she's got a female ally in Karissa Lee Staples, who joined the cast this season as Dr. Dani's feisty new assistant, Paloma. If you ask them, they couldn't make a...
Callie Thorne, Mehcad Brooks
Necessary Roughness' Dani Santino (Callie Thorne) has left her private therapy practice and taken a job working full-time at a sports agency under Connor McClane (John Stamos). In Wednesday's episode, "Gimme Some Lovin'," Dani gets acquainted with her fancy new digs and realizes she'll have to get used to having an assistant.
Marc Blucas, Callie Thorne
[Warning: The following story contains spoilers from the Season 3 premiere of Necessary Roughness. Read at your own risk.]
In with the new. Out with a major character.
The Season 3 premiere of Necessary Roughness introduced viewers to Dani's new bosses, V3 head Connor McClane (John Stamos) and...
Going into Season 3, the executive producers of Necessary Roughness went by one of the oldest sports adages in the books.
"[USA] wanted us to, as they said, 'Go big.' So we went bigger," co-creator and executive producer Liz Kruger tells TVGuide.com. "I think everybody's quite excited about...
Dr. Dani's life is getting turned upside this season on Necessary Roughness.
After getting a pink slip from the New York Hawks, Dani (Callie Thorne) has a new job and a...
Raphael Sbarge, Ioan Gruffudd
Once Upon a Time's Jiminy Cricket is hopping from Storybrooke to New York.
Raphael Sbarge, who plays the iconic character on the ABC fantasy drama, has booked a two-episode arc on Necessary Roughness, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
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Sbarge will play...
Necessary Roughness is continuing to add to its roster for Season 3.
The USA drama has cast Justified's David Andrews, Entourage alum Jonathan Keltz and...
Dr. Frankenstein has found a new home.
David Anders has been tapped as a recurring guest star in the third season of Necessary Roughness, USA Network announced Thursday.
John Stamos Drafted for season-long arc on Necessary Roughness
Anders will play...