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HIMYM Star Alyson Hannigan Joins CBS Comedy From Matt Damon and Ben Affleck

Alyson Hannigan

Alyson Hannigan isn't taking much time off.

The How I Met Your Mother star, who will film the show's series finale later this month, has signed on for the CBS pilot More Time With Family, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

The complete pilot report: CBS has HIMYM and NCIS spin-offs

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Parenthood's Pregnancy and Playboy's Socially Aggressive Plots: Scoop From NBC

Parenthood, The Playboy Club

How does Parenthood plan to address the pregnancy story line in the new season? Which Playboy Club star was shocked while researching the bunnies in the '60s? TVGuide.com got the scoop Monday on NBC's red carpet from Monica Potter, Peter Krause, Amber Heard and other stars from returning and anticipated new shows.

NBC's full fall schedule: Smash, 30 Rock held for midseason, The Sing-Off bumped up to fall

 Parenthood: On the heels of the renewal news, stars Monica Potter and Peter Krause are thrilled to continue the impending pregnancy story line revealed in the finale. "Having a baby along with Max and what's going on with Haddie, I think applying that... read more

Exclusive: Demi Moore to Guest on Marriage Ref

Demi Moore

Demi Moore will be a featured panelist on an upcoming episode of The Marriage Ref, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

Exclusive: Bette Midler to take part in Marriage Ref panel

Moore, 47, will be joined by morning-show host Kelly RIpa and comedian Jim Breuer. The episode is scheduled to air May 20.

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The Marriage Ref's Jerry Seinfeld on Returning to TV and Breaking New Ground

Jerry Seinfeld

A lot has changed since Jerry Seinfeld last called network TV home 12 years ago. But despite online video, reality TV, declining ratings and increased competition, the co-creator and star of one of pop culture's most memorable series says he's... read more

Will Seinfeld's Pal Be a Star?

The summer lull — just after May sweeps mania and before the fall TV season — is when networks like testing out iffy new material. Case in point: Come to Papa, an NBC sitcom starring stand-up comic Tom Papa. Basically, he plays a suburban New Jersey newspaper reporter who dreams of a life less ordinary as a comedy writer. How'd this unknown land such a plum gig? Well, his showbiz connections — particularly ex-NBC golden boy Jerry Seinfeld — didn't exactly hurt. "I'm friends with Jerry. He kind of discovered me in the [comedy] clubs about five years ago, and I have been on tour with him," Papa explains, adding hopefully, "Seinfeld also debuted in the summer, so maybe that's a good omen. It's kind of strange how we've mirrored the same route he's taken. He had a pilot and it took a while to get up on its feet. Once it did, it was supposed to [debut] in the spring and they moved it to the summer, the same way that we did. read more

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