Here’s your Daily for August 18, 2012.
Emily Proctor, formerly of CSI: Miami, will appear on White Collar in the role of Assistant Special Agent in Charge Amanda Callaway. She will be brought in to keep an eye on Neal and Peter in at least two episodes.
Spike TV is bringing back The Joe Schmo Show, a faux reality show where everyone is in on the gag except for a single contestant. The new show, Joe Schmo: The Full Bounty, will focus on a contestant that believes he is on a new reality show looking for America’s next great bounty hunter.
Ex-SNL feature player Jenny Slate will appear on Raising Hope as a social worker named Joan who checks in on little Hope’s living conditions.
Kristin Chenoweth has been forced to drop out of The Good Wife due to injuries she suffered on set a few weeks ago when a piece of scaffolding fell on her head.
Zach Braff will be reuniting with
Chocolate Bear Donald Faison, his former Scrubs BFF, on TV Land’s The Exes. Braff will play Chuck Feeney, a pro tennis player and client of Phil’s (Faison).
Sean Hayes will be reuniting with his Will & Grace co-star Deborah Messing next season on Smash where he will play Terrence Falls, a comedic television and film star who is making his Broadway debut in the musical Liaisons, based on the novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses.
NBC has released a trailer for the 4th season of its underrated family drama Parenthood featuring Ray Romano. Watch it below.
James Van Der Beek’s fictionalized version of himself on Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23 will try to stage a Dawson’s Creek reunion but can only wrangle an appearance by Busy Philipps this season.
ABC has released the pairings for this season’s Dancing With the Stars, which premieres September 25th. The pairings are below.
Kelly Monaco and Valentin Chmerkovskiy
Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke
Joey Fatone and Kym Johnson
Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas
Pamela Anderson and Tristan McManus
Apolo Anton Ohno and Karina Smirnoff
Gilles Marini and Peta Murgatroyd
Drew Lachey and Anna Trebunskaya
Helio Castroneves and Chelsie Hightower
Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani
Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough
Kerri Russell and Matthew Rhys will play KGB agents in 1980’s America in a new show for FX called The Americans. The network has ordered 13 episodes of the drama.
Rob Corddry will play the legendary owner of a car dealership who Penny and Jane meet when Penny goes to buy a car with Jane’s help this season on Happy Endings.