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Exclusive: Shirley Jones Gets an ABC Family Reunion with Cassidy Kin

Shirley Jones, David Cassidy

I think I love this: Shirley Jones will guest-star on ABC Family's Ruby & the Rockits, playing mother to David and Patrick Cassidy, her real-life stepson and son, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

Shaun Cassidy, another of the actress' sons with the late actor Jack Cassidy, executive-produces the new comedy. He joked that Jones got the role the old-fashioned way.

"She slept with the producer," he tells TVGuide.com. "Although in her defense, I was two years old at the time and afraid of the dark."

Watch Alexa Vega talk about the Cassidys

Ruby & the Rockits stars David and Patrick as ... read more

VIDEO: Alexa Vega Jams with David Cassidy on Ruby & the Rockits

Alexa Vega with David Cassidy in Ruby & the Rockits

In ABC Family's Ruby & the Rockits (premiering Tuesday at 8:30/7:30 CT), former Spy Kid Alexa Vega plays a teen who introduces herself to David Gallagher, the father she never knew. But since Dad (played by Partridge Family front man David Cassidy) is busy living off the fumes of his once-ago success ... read more

ABC Family Cuts Kyle, Renews Greek and Lincoln Heights, Orders Three New Shows

Matt Dallas, Kyle XY

Please cover your belly button with your hand and join me in a moment of silence for Kyle XY.

As one in a flurry of scheduling decisions, ABC Family has decided to cut the cord on Kyle XY after this, its recently premiered third season.

The news is better for Greek and Lincoln Heights, which were picked up for third and fourth seasons, respectively, says the Hollywood Reporter. Greek resumes its sophomore run on March 30.

To fill (and then some) the void that will be left by Kyle XY, ABC Family gave 10-episode orders to three new series ... read more

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