Rob Corddry, Paula Marshall
Fox has cast Rob Corddry and Paula Marshall in its fish-out-of-water comedy Little in Common set in the world of little league, Deadline reports.
The pair will play Mr. and Mrs. Weller, who move from San Jose, Calif., to Austin, Texas. The proper couple will have to adjust to new neighbors like the Pachecos, who have different ways of child-rearing, and the Burlesons, who take little league very seriously.
Beyonce Knowles has been turning heads with her new 'do.
The singer, who recently attended the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, has been seen around Hollywood sporting a head of long, wavy blonde hair.
Marisa Ramirez and Dustin Clare
Gaia learned the lesson last week, and it was reiterated in Friday's episode of Spartacus: Gods of the Arena: If you value your life, stay away from the House of Batiatus.
Fearing for her friend's sanity, Naevia sneaked sullied sex slave Diona out of the house. Everyone was too busy to notice her absence anyway since Titus set up a competition among the fighters to prove their worth or else get booted to the mines. When the Syrians went head-to-head, Dagan had more skill (and anger over learning of Ashur's pimping betrayal), but Ashur fought dirty, blinding Dagan and rendering him useless as a gladiator. Just before the final showdown, Gannicus learned that if he lost he'd be sold to Tullius ... so he threw the fight to Crixus, choosing to leave behind the torture of loving his best friend's girlfriend. How, uh, romantic. In the end, two people died, but not in the gladiator's arena. Lucretia had been poisoning Titus' honeyed wine all along (as if we didn't see that coming), so he's no longer an obstacle, but poor Melitta also drank some of the wine when she bid "farewell" to Gannicus.
Because social and personal (Happy Valentine's Day!) obligations kept me away from the TV more than usual this week, I'm going to boil down this week's wrap-up to my version of a "Hot Topics" list, with a few odds and ends thrown in for fun.
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Tim Allen will return to his Home Improvement home at ABC to star in the comedy pilot The Last Days of Man, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Allen, 57, will play...
Leelee Sobieski will star in CBS' drama Rookies, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Rookies centers on six new NYPD cops trying to balance their personal lives while working the mean streets of Manhattan. Sobieski, 28, will play...
Jerry Trainor, Jennette McCurdy
Nickelodeon's original movie Best Player will debut on Saturday, March 12, at 8/7c, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
The two-hour TV movie stars iCarly's Jennette McCurdy and Jerry Trainor as online video junkies set to compete in the ultimate virtual showdown. Quincy (Trainor), known as "Q" by fellow gamers, is a thirty-something Chinese food delivery man by day and online video game master by night.
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