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‘The Mindy Project’ Undergoes Cast Changes; ‘New Girl’ Casts Nick’s Scam Artist Dad

FOX’s The Mindy Project will be seeing some cast changes from its series. Amanda Setton, who portrays sexy receptionist Shauna will be written out of the show mid-season, while Anna Camp’s Gwen is being bumped to a recurring role. [EW]

Law & Order veteran Dennis Farina has been cast to play Nick’s (Jake Johnson) scam artist…

Gabrielle Chung | November 21, 2012 - 5:35 pm

ABC Cancels ‘Last Resort’ and ‘666 Park Avenue’; CBS Cancels ‘Partners’

CBS’ The Big Bang Theory hit a series high in ratings last night with 17.4 million viewers. It also had a season high rating in the ad-coveted 18-49 demographic with a 5.5. rating. As a result, the rest of CBS’ Thursday lineup also hit season highs. ABC’s Last Resort, which has yet to be picked…

Celebuzz | November 16, 2012 - 10:11 pm

‘Last Resort’ Star Daniel Lissing Teases ‘Nuke It Out’ and the Reveal of Pakistan Secrets (Q&A, VIDEO)

This week’s episode of ABC’s Last Resort is going to be explosive.

“There’s a terrorist attack on one of the crew members,” Daniel Lissing, who plays Navy SEAL James King on the show, told Celebuzz. “She gets a bomb strapped to her and before we can chase down the culprit we set up…

Lauren DiMascio | November 15, 2012 - 2:20 pm

TV Buzz: CBS Gives ‘Vegas,’ ‘Elementary’ Full Season Orders; President Obama to Do Live MTV Q&A

CBS has given full season orders to freshman dramas Vegas and Elementary. In a statement, network president Nina Tassler said, “Vegas and Elementary have opened strong, delivering big audiences and winning performances in important time periods.” The two shows are the  No.1 and No. 2 new series of the season both averaging more than 14…

Lauren DiMascio | October 23, 2012 - 4:14 pm

‘Last Resort’ Star Robert Patrick: ‘I’m Not the Villain of This Show’

On ABC’s new drama Last Resort, Robert Patrick is often as relentless and formidable as his most infamous character, the T-1000 cyborg in Terminator 2: Judgment Day. As Master Chief Joseph Prosser on the military/political thriller, the actor likens himself to an “old lion” who’s spoiling for a fight. But even though he seems to…

Lauren DiMascio | October 18, 2012 - 1:12 pm

‘Last Resort’ Preview: Christine Kendal Proves Herself a Loose Cannon (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

As second in command, XO Sam Kendal (Scott Speedman) took control of the submarine on the Last Resort pilo, because his Captain Marcus Chaplin (Andre Braugher) questioned some shady orders, rather than just fell in line and followed them blindly. But, Sam’s own actions to stand behind his Captain and recognize his authority first put…

Celebuzz | October 17, 2012 - 8:48 pm

‘Last Resort’ Star Daisy Betts Teases Grace’s Reunion With Her Dad, Talks Tension with James

On the premiere episode of ABC’s Last Resort, we saw Lt. Grace Shepard (Daisy Betts) make an emotional call to her father Admiral Shepard (Bruce Davison) letting him know that though their own country attacked her sub, the U.S.S. Colorado, she was OK.

Now her father is working with D.C. weapons lobbyist Kylie Sinclair…

Lauren DiMascio | October 11, 2012 - 4:34 pm

FOX’s ‘The Mindy Project’ and ‘Ben and Kate’ Get Full Season Orders

Apparently, FOX is showing confidence in its new Tuesday night comedies, The Mindy Project and Ben and Kate, amid soft ratings for both shows. On Monday, the network announced that it has ordered full seasons from both series.

Ben and Kate and The Mindy Project have everything we want to stand for in comedy: Smart…

Jethro Nededog | October 8, 2012 - 2:27 pm

‘Last Resort’s’ Autumn Reeser on Her Character’s Situation: ‘Washington Becomes a Very Dangerous Place’ (PHOTOS)

You may recognize Autumn Reeser from any number of television shows: The O.C., Entourage, No Ordinary Family or even Hawaii Five-0.

Now she is playing the aggressively determined weapons lobbyist Kylie Sinclair on ABC’s intense new show, Last Resort. A notorious rich girl working for her daddy’s company, she has developed a weapon…

Lauren DiMascio | October 4, 2012 - 6:30 am

The B-Cap: ‘Grey’s’ Anatomy’ and ‘Revenge’s’ Killer Premieres; Our Fall TV Scorecard; ‘Hart of Dixie’ and ’30 Rock’ Previews; An Interview With Lord Robert Walters (VIDEO)

In this week’s B-Cap, Senior TV editor Jethro Nededog and co-host Michelle Marie talk the return of two amazing ABC dramas – Grey’s Anatomy and Revenge.

Our brand new fall TV scorecard is also coming your way, where we keep track of which new shows will get picked up and which shows will…

Lauren DiMascio | October 2, 2012 - 8:10 pm

NBC’s ‘Revolution,’ ‘The New Normal’ and ‘Go On’ Receive Fall’s First Full Order Pick Ups

The first full-season pickups of the Fall 2012 TV season are here.

NBC announced on Tuesday that it has given full back orders to three of their freshman series: apocalyptic drama Revolution and comedies Go On and The New Normal.

In a statement, NBC entertainment president Jennifer Salke said, “We’re impressed…

Lauren DiMascio | October 2, 2012 - 4:22 pm

‘Last Resort’ Premiere: Who’s Who on ABC’s Intense New Show (GALLERY)

ABC’s Last Resort isn’t just about the action-packed sequences; it’s about the characters.

When the men and woman of the USS Colorado receive orders to nuke another country through improper channels, Captain Marcus Chaplin (Andre Braugher) and XO Sam Kendal (Scott Speedman) are forced to make a decision to go against what they’ve…

Lauren DiMascio | September 27, 2012 - 6:51 pm

‘Up All Night’ Creator and Cast Preview Sean Hayes, Rachel Dratch and 5 Changes for Season 2

NBC’s returning comedy, Up All Night, about two young parents who are trying to continue their hip lives and careers despite the challenges of having a young child returns for its second season on Thursday.

Celebuzz recently visited the show’s set in Los Angeles during shooting to speak with show creator Emily Spivey

Jethro Nededog | September 20, 2012 - 7:54 pm

‘Last Resort’ Preview: Prepare for an Epic and Awesome Ride (VIDEO)

If there is any show you should be watching this fall, ABC’s Last Resort is it. An action-packed thrilling ride from start to finish, showrunners Shawn Ryan and Karl Gajdusek have developed an epic, intense and ambitious tale.

Last Resort focuses on the crew of the U.S.S. Colorado, led by Captain Marcus Chaplin…

alexchan | September 19, 2012 - 6:30 am

Fall TV Preview: Celebuzz’s Top 10 Most Anticipated New Shows (GALLERY)

The fall TV season is almost upon us and the networks are gearing up to unleash their new comedies and dramas for your viewing pleasure.

From shows like Nashville, The Mob Doctor, and The Mindy Project, which feature former cast members of Friday Night Lights and The Office to the high-octane action-packed ride of Last

Lauren DiMascio | September 3, 2012 - 9:00 am