Daily for 2-27-2011

It’s been a few days since I’ve last updated because of a death in the family. Because of this, I missed a bunch of TV news that I will not recap in a Daily. Here it goes. Don Johnson has…
House Spoofs Pulp Fiction

House, in one of the better episodes of the season, spoofed the movie Pulp Fiction on Monday night. The story revolved around House talking to a bunch of kids on career day and throughout the story he would throw in…
James Franco and Anne Hathaway’s Full Oscar Promo

I’m sure you’ve seen the shortened version of the Oscar’s training promo with James Franco and Anne Hathaway on TV recently. It’s hard to miss. The video shows the two working out, set to the Rocky theme music, to prepare…
Daily for 2-22-2011

Cee-Lo Green and Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine are in serious discussions to join Mark Burnett’s singing competition The Voice for NBC. NBC has announced the renewal of three of their most successful reality shows: Sing-Off, Who Do You Think…
TNT Releases Another Falling Skies Trailer

TNT has released another trailer for Falling Skies, its new sci-fi miniseries starring Noah Wyle and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. If you’re not familiar with the premise, it is a new series from DreamWorks Television and executive producer Steven…
Daily for 2-21-11

Kiefer Sutherland might be returning to Fox as a father who discovers his autistic son can predict the future events in a pilot called Touch by Heroes creator Tim Kring. On Feb. 24, Oprah‘s audience will see David Arquette instead…
Patrick Wilson Cast in Supernatural Pilot

Watchmen’s Patrick Wilson has been cast in a pilot from Susannah Grant for CBS. Wilson will play the character Michael, an ultra-competitive surgeon, in the drama about a surgeon with a direct line to the afterlife via his ex-wife. Jonathan…
Jason Issacs Cast in Inception-like Pilot for NBC

Jason Isaacs has been cast in the NBC pilot, REM, from Lone Star creator Kyle Killen. In addition to starring, Isaacs will serve as producer on the project, which is described as an Inception-style thriller centered on a cop who…
Tim Allen Returns to ABC

Tim Allen might be returning to TV after ABC ordered a pilot featuring the Home Improvement star. The comedy focuses on a guy’s guy who’s surrounded by women. The storyline is still being adjusted, but the original logline spoke of…
Daily for 2-18-2011

Sam Lloyd, who played lawyer Ted on Scrubs is close to finalizing a deal that would reunite him with Scrubs produce Bill Lawrence by appearing on ABC’s Cougar Town. Discovery has renewed two of its hit reality shows, Gold Rush…
Orlando Jones to Star in Identity for ABC

Orlando Jones inked a deal to star in a new show from ABC entitled Identity. The show revolves around “an elite police unit formed to combat the explosion of identity-related crime.” He will play a character named Agent Wareing. The…
Daily for 2-17-2011

Maria Bello set to star in ‘Prime Suspect’ reboot for NBC. Hellen Mirren stared in the British version from the ’90s. EW Glee’s Ryan Murphy to produce American Horror Story for FX. EW Lesley-Ann Brandt opted not to return for…