Octavia Spencer has been tapped to star in Fox's Red Band Society, TVGuide.com has learned.
In this comedic young soap, a group of teenagers meet as patients in the children's wing of a hospital and become unlikely friends and allies. With Fox declaring pilot season dead, Red Band Society is a series prototype with additional scripts ordered beyond the pilot.
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Jane Krakowski will star in Fox's pilot Dead Boss, TVGuide.com has learned.
The comedy-mystery project tells the story of Helen Stephens (Krakowski), an overachiever who's wrongfully convicted of murdering her boss. Helen is then forced to rely on her train-wreck sister to prove her innocence.
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American Idol put the remaining contestants out of their misery (so to speak) by selecting the rest of the semifinalists. Sort of. Read the recap for the big twist at the end.
Fox has placed a series order for Will Forte's comedy Last Man on Earth.
Forte, who created the series, will star as — you guessed it — the last man on Earth. The Saturday Night Live alum will executive-produce the series along with Phil Lord and Chris Miller, who will also direct the pilot.
Sons of Anarchy alum Donal Logue has joined the cast of Fox's Batman prequel Gotham, TVGuide.com has learned.
The drama pilot, which has a series commitment at Fox, explores the origin stories of Detective James Gordon (Benjamin McKenzie), who will go on to be Gotham's future commissioner and Batman ally, and his battle with the villains who made the city famous.
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