It's the elephant in the room on Chasing Life and so many other TV shows, movies, novels and plays: Is the character with cancer going to die? Showrunner Patrick Sean Smith admits he had the same question when he was first approached to join the ABC Family drama (Tuesdays, 9/8c) about a young journalist April Carver (Italia Ricci) who learns that she has cancer. "One of my first reactions was, 'Well, how do you keep this show going?' For me, the show is...
When actress Italia Ricci auditioned for the ABC Family pilot Chasing Life in late 2012, she was very unfamiliar with the subject matter at the heart of the show.
"[I] was like, 'Do I even have a right to be telling this story?'" she tells TVGuide.com of playing a twentysomething diagnosed with cancer. "I had doubts about if I was going to be able to do it justice as an actor. I've never had a personal experience with cancer. So, when I auditioned it was sort of like 'the C-word.' I was intimated by the whole idea of cancer and...
Switched at Birth star Gilles Marini is switching shows — at least temporarily!
The actor is set to guest-star on the season finale of...
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis has signed on for what could mark her first TV series in more than two decades.
The veteran actress will star in the CBS medical drama pilot from Brothers & Sisters executive producer David Marshall Grant, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
The complete pilot report: CBS has HIMYM and NCIS spin-offs
The untitled project is a soapy medical show centered around...
Ned Brower, Sarah Jane Morris
Sarah Jane Morris has given birth to a baby girl, the Brothers & Sisters alum announced on Twitter Tuesday.
"Happy to share the good news...
Jeremy Davidson has landed a guest-starring role on Elementary, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
The Army Wives alum will play...
Luke Grimes has exited True Blood before its final season, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
The Brothers and Sisters alum, who will next co-star in Fifty Shades of Grey, joined the cast in Season 6 as...
HBO has picked up a new gay-themed dramedy starring Glee's Jonathan Groff, the cable network confirmed Tuesday.
Sarah Wright and Eric Christian Olsen
NCIS: Los Angeles star Eric Christian Olsen and his wife, Sarah Wright, are expecting their first child, People reports.
The couple is having a baby boy, who is due in...
More than a year after the end of Man vs. Wild, adventurer and reality star Bear Grylls will return to TV on NBC on July 8.
Get Out Alive With Bear Grylls follows Grylls as he leads a non-stop extreme-survival journey that tests 10 teams of two as they venture into New Zealand's South Island. Grylls' wildly successful Man vs. Wild was canceled in March 2012 after a...