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Please tell me you have some Pam-and-Tara scoop for True Blood? — Lila
NATALIE: The state of Louisiana will declare war on vampires, so there won't be any time for Tara and Pam to braid each others' hair and talk about their feelings about their hot kiss in the finale. However, their relationship will deepen as a result of two shocking events: 1) Pam will find out (for the first time) who Nora really is to Eric and...
Summer is here and we have your complete guide to all the series that are turning up the heat this season!
True Blood (returns Sunday, June 16 at 9/8c on HBO)
True Blood is getting some new blood in Season 6. Creator Alan Ball has stepped away to work on other projects, and part fairy Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) has seen her ex Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer) transformed into...something after drinking a vial of gore that once flowed through ancient vampire god Lilith's veins.
Brenda we hardly knew you Pamelas journalist pal concludes her two-episode tour of duty with Lifetimes Army Wives Sundays at 10 pmET but that doesnt necessarily mean weve seen the last of Tawny Cypress The [writers] have left it open-ended she reports Well see what the audience thinks of the character and well take it from there One thing is certain opinions are likely to be strong after tonights unexpected turn of events Megan Walsh-Boyle TV Guide Talk about landing the role of BrendaTawny Cypress It was one audition and then a phone call that theyd like to use me which was really fantastic because its a part I havent done before onscreen Shes an intelligent girlshes a reporter for the post newspaper and she starts up a friendship with Pamela [Brigid Brannagh] Things get a little dicey for them [Laughs] without giving away too much Im not going to get into the details of it because you guys are just going to have to watch i
Thanks to her increasingly popular radio show on the post, Army Wife Pamela (Brigid Brannagh) is about to get just a little bit famous. And helping her get there will be a local newspaper reporter played by Tawny Cypress.Cypress, who last was seen getting accidentally (and fatally) shot by her artist-beau, Isaac, on NBC's Heroes, has been booked for a multi-episode Army Wives arc (kicking off Aug. 3) as a journo who gives Pamela some ink. In working on the story, the two ladies form a "close friendship," I am told. Now, being a guy, I did the whole raised-eyebrow, "Close friendship, eh?" thing, but the Lifetime rep assures me that no, we're not going there. (Had to ask, though, right?) Matt MitovichRelated: Army Wives' Resident Tomboy Brigid Brannagh Dishes Killed-off Heroes Star Maintains a "Super" Attitude
The newest pilot news, from Variety/the Reporter: D.B. Woodside (24) has been cast as Marcus in CBS' Hugh Jackman-produced musical drama Viva Laughlin. Marisa Tomei will topline CBS' The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud, the Oscar winner's first network series since appearing on A Different World 20 years ago. Kate Burton (Grey's Anatomy) and Camille Gauty (Prison Break) have joined Fox's Supreme Courtships, playing a justice and her ambitious clerk, respectively. Real-life football wife Holly Robinson Peete is the mom of a star wide receiver in ABC's Football Wives. Mae Whitman (Thief) is The Bionic Woman's younger sister. Just think of the cool hand-me-downs! Heroes' Tawny Cypress has joined Fox's K-Ville, as has John Carroll Lynch (Close to Home). Fox has ordered a half-hour sudser about blue-collar families, from Idol creator Simon Fuller. Kurt Fuller (Desperate Housewives) is the title femme's boss in ABC's See Jayne Run. T...