HBO Officially Renews 'Girls' for Season 3
In other TV news, FOX's 'American Idol' boosts 'Glee's' winter return ratings.
Lena Dunham has probably forced HBO’s hand. Earlier this week, the Golden Globe-winning star said on Alec Baldwin’s podcast that Season 3 is already set for production. Then on Friday, HBO announced a renewal on for a 12-episode third season. Anticlimactic, I know. But, as these announcements tend to go – it arrives in time to remind us to tune in on Sunday. [HBO]
Scrubs star Sarah Chalke is making a dramatic return to the hospital. She will guest star on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy on an episode airing sometime in the spring. No further details right now about who she’s playing. [TVLine]