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Once Upon a Time Casts Glinda the Good Witch

Sunny Mabrey

Once Upon a Time has found its good witch!

The Client List alum Sunny Mabrey has been cast as Glinda the Good Witch on the ABC fairy tale drama, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

As... read more

Exclusive: DJ Qualls Returns to TNT for Perception

DJ Qualls

DJ Qualls is heading back to TNT.

The former Memphis Beat star will guest-star on the second season of the cable network's Perception, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

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Qualls will play FBI Agent Rudy Fleckner, a young, tech-savvy investigator who specializes in cybercrimes. When a new online social game becomes the center of a homicide case, Dr. Daniel Pierce (Eric McCormack) will call on Fleckner's expertise to crack the case... read more

TNT Cancels Memphis Beat

Memphis Beat

TNT has canceled Memphis Beat, the cop drama starring Jason Lee, Deadline.com reports.

Beat, which centers on an easygoing, but fiercely dedicated detective in the south, pulled in... read more

Jason Lee Cast as Maya Rudolph's Love Interest on Up All Night

Jason Lee

Jason Lee has been tapped to join the cast of NBC's new comedy Up All Night, Entertainment Weekly reports.

The My Name Is Earl alum will play... read more

TNT Pulls Plug on Jada Pinkett Smith Drama HawthoRNe

Jada Pinkett Smith

After hemorrhaging viewership in its third season, TNT's HawthoRNe has been taken off of life support.

The network announced Friday that it will not renew the medical drama, starring Jada Pinkett Smith as the head nurse at a Richmond, Va., hospital. The third season, which ended on Aug. 16 with a cliff-hanger, drew 2.86 million viewers. Last season, the series averaged 3.6 million — low even then for a TNT drama.   

TNT cancels Men of a Certain Age

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Cheers & Jeers: Memphis Beat — Don't Be Cruel!

Jason Lee

Cheers to Memphis Beat for getting into the right rhythm for Season 2.

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When Jason Lee's TNT crime dramedy debuted, it felt like a ... read more

Exclusive: Amy Madigan and Lance Henriksen Go to War on Memphis Beat

Amy Madigan, Jason Lee, Lance Henriksen

Memphis Beat's second-season finale is setting up quite a showdown: Field of Dreams' Amy Madigan and Millennium star Lance Henriksen will guest-star as the heads of rival crime families, TVGuide.com has learned.

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Madigan will play Kate Murphy, whose 25-year truce with Henriksen's Tom Harrison is thrown out the window when one of Murphy's daughters is shot. Naturally, the Harrison clan is suspected, and it will be up to Dwight (Jason Lee) to crack the case before the warring families take matters into their own hands and shed more blood... read more

Cheers & Jeers: Thomas Lennon — Memphis 911!

Thomas Lennon

Cheers to Thomas Lennon for getting back on the Beat.

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An above-average episode of... read more

TNT Sets Premiere Date for The Closer's Final Season

The Closer

The Closer will return this July for its seventh and final season, TNT announced Thursday.

The drama, starring Kyra Sedgwick, will premiere Monday, July 11 at 9/8c followed by the return of 2010 freshman hit Rizzoli & Isles at 10/9c.

VIDEO: Kyra Sedgwick talks about The Closer's final season

Last summer's other debut, the Jason Lee comedy... read more

On the Set: Raising Hope a Return Home for Jason Lee

Raising Hope

On the set of Raising Hope recently, Jason Lee is feeling a little out of sorts. No, it's not the gray, long-haired wig (complete with a Snooki-esque pouf). It's not the faded yellow shirt with cut-out sides and maroon, leopard print skintight pants he's wearing. And it's not the facial latex, which took at least two hours to age him 15 plus years. It's something much more familiar.

"There are probably 30 crew members on this that worked on My Name is Earl and being with Greg [Garcia] at the monitors, it literally feels like I'm on the set of Earl," Lee tells TVGuide.com. "It's really bizarre and it makes me miss Earl that... read more

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Premiered: June 22, 2010, on TNT
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Premise: A crime drama focusing on an offbeat Memphis detective with a passion for his city and blues music. But this Southern charmer's loose crime-fighting manner clashes with his boss's disciplined style. Spinning around the detective's life are his spirited mother, his overly sensitive partner and a fellow sleuth struggling with financial problems. George Clooney serves as an executive producer.

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