New Girl is getting a new guy in town.
TVLine reports Dermot Mulroney is joining the Fox sitcom as a smart, rich and handsome love interest for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) — who happens to be the father of one of her students. Although the two don't start off on the right foot, eventually their chemistry kicks in.
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Are the license plates that I see on Chuck the same ones I've seen way back on The Rockford Files and Columbo? Is this the equivalent of those 555 phone numbers? — Gary Land, via e-mail
Bingo! Odds are, you probably have spotted the same license plate on multiple shows, confirms Chuck prop master Scott Bauer.
"The California DMV allows productions to use certain sequences that have not been issued to the public," he says. "The PCE is used as a passenger license plate and ...
Steve Landesberg, who starred in ABC's Barney Miller, has died, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 65.
Landesberg died Friday morning of cancer. "I'm sorry to report the loss of Steve," Landesberg's agent said in a statement.
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Stephen J. Cannell
Prolific writer and producer Stephen J. Cannell, who created such shows as The Rockford Files and The A-Team, has died. He was 69.
Cannell died from complications associated with melanoma in his Pasadena, Calif., home on Thursday, The Associated Press reports.
Beau Bridges has joined the ever-growing cast of NBC's Rockford Files remake, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Dermot Mulroney is the new Jim Rockford
Bridges, 68, will play Rocky, a truck driver who advises his son, Jim, and helps him out of tough situations. It was recently announced that Dermot Mulroney will star as Jim Rockford, and Firefly's Alan Tudyk will play Jim's friend, LAPD Sgt. Dennis Becker.
Firefly's Alan Tudyk has been tapped for NBC's Rockford Files remake, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Tudyk will play Jim Rockford's friend and LAPD Sgt. Dennis Becker — a role originated by...
Dermot Mulroney has been cast as the new Jim Rockford in NBC's Rockford Files remake, Entertainment Weekly reports.
Mulroney, 46, steps into the role made famous by...
David E. Kelley
Now that NBC's 10 o'clock timeslot may be opening up, the network is loading up on new dramas.
The network has reportedly picked up pilots from...
Law & Order
Law & Order is one step closer to breaking Gunsmoke's long-standing record.
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NBC Entertainment chief Angela Bromstad recently told BusinessWeek that the network plans to order a 21st season of the legal drama, making it the longest-running prime-time drama in TV history.
"I'm a Law & Order junkie," Bromstad said. "I wouldn't want to be responsible for not having Law & Order break the record."
While Bromstad plans to honor the old, she's also keenly focused on the new. Bromstad said NBC will produce 18 pilots this spring, the most since 2003 and a marked increase over last year's 11...
James Garner, David Shore
NBC has turned to House creator David Shore to develop a remake of the 1970s cop drama The Rockford Files.
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The original series — which starred James Garner as Jim Rockford, an ex-convict private eye who worked cases out of his trailer in Malibu — ran for six years and put writer-producer Stephen J. Cannell on the map. Garner's performance also earned him an Emmy.
Shore, a fan of the original, understands ...