Garrett Donovan and Neil Goldman
Fox's new comedy Ben and Kate, which is already earning early positive buzz from critics, will move forward without two of its executive producers. Garrett Donovan and Neil Goldman, who joined the comedy in May as showrunners, have departed to focus on their own series development.
Call of the Wildman
Yi yi yi, Animal Planet's "Turtleman" has just snapped up a second season renewal. The network ordered 20 more half-hour episodes of its new hit series Call of the Wildman for air in 2013.
The show, set in the Kentucky backwoods, follows Ernie Brown, Jr. (aka the "Turtleman") as he searches murky ponds for feisty snapping turtles (which have been known to bite through bone). Brown has been in this line of work for three decades. "No job is too tough or dangerous for Turtleman," Animal Planet says.
Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill and Matt Smith
Drop your guns! The Doctor has found his Stetson again.
On the next Doctor Who (Saturday, 9/8c, BBC America), the Time Lord and his companions head back to the Old West in "A Town Called Mercy." Despite its name, the townsfolk don't seem to take to The Doctor all too kindly.
Life's a beach, or at least Abe would like to see if it could be.
The 22-year-old star of TLC's Breaking Amish, which premieres Sunday at 10/9c, is one of five young men and women who leave the strict traditions of their Amish/Mennonite lifestyles to explore a possible life in New York. The stakes are high because even if they decide to return to their homes, they risk being shunned by their communities and families.
I Was Impaled
Fast food can kill you, and not just with salt and cholesterol.
Discovery Fit & Health's new series I Was Impaled, premiering Saturday at 10/9c, follows everyday people who have foreign objects accidentally lodged or pierced into their bodies and the groundbreaking medical techniques used to remove them.
Brooke Elliott and Ben Feldman
Fred is back on Drop Dead Diva — and this time, the real Jane is with him!
Ben Feldman, who recurred on Mad Men earlier this season, will reprise his role as guardian angel Fred is the Season 4 finale of the Lifetime hit, and TVGuide.com has the exclusive first look at his return.
For its next original TV movie, Disney Channel has created a monster. The network is set to announce shortly that Girl vs. Monster will premiere on Friday, Oct. 12 at 8/7c as part of its Halloween-themed month of programming.