The most radical departure in NBC's Law & Order: Los Angeles (Wednesday, 10/9c) isn't the new location, but the lack of a portentous "these are their stories" intro. It's not the only thing that has been lost in the transition.
The pilot episode (which includes a brief glimpse of Wanda de Jesus as the police lieutenant, replaced afterward by ...
Teri Polo has joined the cast of Law & Order: Los Angeles, an NBC rep tells TVGuide.com.
The 41-year-old Meet the Parents star — alongside the cat and Ben Stiller — has been cast in the recurring role of...
Eddie Cibrian, Teri Polo
Eddie Cibrian and Teri Polo have been tapped to play husband and wife on Washington Field, CBS' drama pilot from Criminal Minds boss Ed Bernero and revolving around an elite team of globe-trotting FBI experts. Think Super Friends, but minus the annoying purple monkey.
Cibrian's character, Tommy, is the ...
Now playing in this week's Mitovich Mega Minute:
• Ghost Whisperer scares up a love triangle featuring Jim/Sam's fiancé. Plus: More guest-casting news, and scoop on Love's directorial debut.
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• Will Tree Hill's dastardly Dan get a chance at romance?
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Josh Charles (In Treatment) has joined the parade of high-profile guest stars dropping in on Law & Order: SVU.In one of the coming season's new episodes, Charles and Teri Polo will play the parents of a young man who stands accused of a sure-to-be-sexual crime.Charles and Polo of course previously costarred as lovahs on the late, great Sports Night. Mickey O'ConnorCraving scoop? E-mail Mickey and Matt at email@example.com. The Mega Buzz column answers your questions every Wednesday.
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Ben Stiller's Meet the Parents missus, Teri Polo, has landed the title role in the ABC drama pilot Finnegan, says the Reporter. Polo, who previously toiled for ABC on the short-lived comedy I'm With Her, plays Erin Finnegan, a "tough detective" in charge of the LAPD's organized crime and vice division.Yes, it would seem that Jennifer Finnigan was robbed of her destiny. MWMRelated:• Pilot News: ABC Finds Three Cop Shows Arresting
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Serial dater Cameron Diaz just got done spending a romantic weekend in New York City with new "guy friend" Bradley Cooper. "[They] were very close and lovey.... Something is definitely going on," a (non-APO) spy tell the New York Post's Page Six.... Meet the Parents' Teri Polo is soon to be a parent herself, telling People that she is seven months pregnant with her and drummer beau Jamie Wollam's first child.... Former Bachelor Andrew Firestone is engaged to 30-year-old model-actress Ivana Bozilovic, says the AP.
Talks are underway to serve up a follow-up to Martin Scorsese's The Departed, which to date has earned much acclaim (including five Oscar nods) and $125.2 million in box office. Sources tell Reuters that Departed scribe William Monahan is at work on a take that would involve Mark Wahlberg's Dignam, and introduce a new character to be played by Robert De Niro.... Teri Polo is set to reprise her role as Ben Stiller's wife in Meet the Little Focker.... Harold & Kumar 2 which will pick up where the original left off, with Harold hot to follow Maria (Paula Garcés) to Amsterdam, but is thwarted when Kumar is mistaken at the airport for a terrorist also has Neil Patrick Harris, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Rob Corddry, Christopher Meloni and Roger Bart on board.
Rob Morrow and Teri Polo, Numbers
Though there are wives aplenty, there's no "big love" in sight on tonight's Numbers (10 pm/ET, on CBS). The polygamy here is definitely not HBO-style, with its separate-but-equal housing and cuddling. "It's a ripped-from-the headlines episode spun off the case of Warren Jeffs, who was on the FBI's Most Wanted List and has dozens of underage wives," explains executive producer Cheryl Heuton. (Jeffs, who was indicted on charges of conspiracy to commit sexual misconduct with a minor in Arizona and charged with rape as an accomplice in Utah, was recently captured.)
In the episode, a severely beaten teen girl found wandering in the desert sends FBI agent Don Eppes (
Teri Polo (Meet the Parents), Sarah Jones (Big Love) and KaDee Strickland (Fever Pitch) are The Wedding Planners in the new Fox series from David E. Kelley, to debut in spring 2007.... Also per the Hollywood Reporter: Treat Williams, Samaire Armstrong and Kevin Pollak will get caught up in The Staircase Murders, a Lifetime movie based on the real-life story of novelist Michael Peterson (played here by Williams), who was accused of killing his wife in their North Carolina home.... Jeff Conaway, call your agent: Avalon TV is developing for CBS a U.S. take on Shane, a hit British sitcom about a wisecracking cabdriver, says Variety.