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George Lopez, IDW Team For 'Wormwood' Animated Comedy

George Lopez, IDW Team For 'Wormwood' Animated Comedy

The pairing of a demonic inter-dimensional worm and George Lopez might not seem immediately obvious, but the comedian and talk show host’s Travieso Production Company has paired with the recently-launched IDW Entertainment to bring the horror comedy Wormwood to television screens.

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CW Sets Summer Schedule, Including 'Beauty and the Beast' Return

CW Sets Summer Schedule, Including 'Beauty and the Beast' Return

As The CW heads into more year-round programming, the network has set its summer schedule, which includes the formal announcement for the return of Beauty and the Beast.

Beauty and the Beast, off the air since early March, returns for the final episodes of the sophomore season Monday, June 2 at 9 p.m. Serving as a lead-in at 8 p.m. is Whose Line Is It Anyway?, which moves from Fridays. (A Whose Line encore follows at 8:30 p.m.)

The 12-week reality docuseries Famous in 12 premieres Tuesday, June 3 at 8 p.m.

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'Orange Is the New Black': First Season 2 Trailer Previews 'Next-Level Crazy' (Video)

'Orange Is the New Black': First Season 2 Trailer Previews 'Next-Level Crazy' (Video)

The first trailer for the second season of Orange Is the New Black has hit the web -- and it's "like, next-level crazy."

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'Graceland' Adds 'The Glades' Alum for Season 2

USA's Graceland is adding to its ranks.

The Secret Life of the American Teenager and The Glades alum Coby Ryan McLaughlin has joined the sophomore season in a recurring role, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

McLaughlin will play Archie, a mainstay in the Los Angeles Police Department's Gang Task Force, who is sharp as a tack and loyal to a fault. The members of Graceland hope he'll be an ally in their mission to destroy a cartel. He is slated for at least two episodes.

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'American Idol': Sam Woolf Is 'So Grateful' for Twitter

'American Idol': Sam Woolf Is 'So Grateful' for Twitter

Hey Twitterverse, American Idol hears you loud and clear.

STORY: 'American Idol' Announces 2014 Tour Dates

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The Soul of 'Scandal': How Shonda Rhimes Uses Music for TV's Most Dramatic Show

The Soul of 'Scandal': How Shonda Rhimes Uses Music for TV's Most Dramatic Show

During season three of ABC's hit show Scandal, a montage scene closes out the eighth episode, "Vermont Is for Lovers, Too," where we see a gruesome murder. Then one of the show's main characters, Huck (Guillermo Diaz), insinuates he's going to torture his colleague Quinn (Katie Lowes), and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) sees her long-lost mother moments before the credits flash.

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Ben Savage Making Directorial Debut on 'Girl Meets World' (Exclusive)

Ben Savage Making Directorial Debut on 'Girl Meets World' (Exclusive)

Boy Meets World star Ben Savage is going behind the camera.

The actor has been tapped to make his directorial debut on the Disney Channel update Girl Meets World, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. "It's something I've been prepping for for the last 20 years," Savage tells THR. Production on the episode begins at the end of the month.

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TV Ratings: 'Survivor' Tops Repeat Wednesday, Fox Wins Night With 'Idol'

TV Ratings: 'Survivor' Tops Repeat Wednesday, Fox Wins Night With 'Idol'

Fox scored a nightly win on Wednesday, thanks in part to being the only Big Four network airing all originals. With an average 1.9 rating among adults 18-49, American Idol was off a tenth of a point from the previous week. It averaged 8.4 million viewers, also topping the rest of the pack.

PHOTOS: Broadcast TV's Returning Shows 2014-15

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'Mrs. Doubtfire': Robin Williams' Clever Combination of Prosthetics (Video)

Robin Williams is heading back to the big screen as Mrs. Doubtfire for a sequel with director Chris Columbus and Elf scribe David Berenbaum attached to the project. But what does it take to complete the actor's transformation?

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'Maron,' 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' Reveal Clips From New Seasons (Exclusive Video)

'Maron,' 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' Reveal Clips From New Seasons (Exclusive Video)

IFC is ready to give comedy fanatics a double dose of funny via two of its most buzzed-about shows.

The network is readying the May 8 premieres of Maron and Comedy Bang! Bang!, and for their new seasons the comedies will air back-to-back Thursdays at 10 p.m. and 10:30 pm., respectively.

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'Scandal's' Scott Foley Defends B613, Warns of 'Explosive,' 'Deadly' Season Finale

'Scandal's' Scott Foley Defends B613, Warns of 'Explosive,' 'Deadly' Season Finale

Scott Foley finds his Scandal alter ego, Jake, stuck between a rock and a hard place during Thursday's season-three finale.

After a season and a half playing President Fitzgerald Grant's (Tony Goldwyn) former military buddy-turned-head of B613, the pseudo-Gladiator is tasked with protecting the Republic from a bomb that poses an imminent danger to his friend's future in the White House.

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'Vampire Diaries': Paul Wesley on 'Daunting' Directorial Debut and Unexpected Hiccups

'Vampire Diaries': Paul Wesley on 'Daunting' Directorial Debut and Unexpected Hiccups

Paul Wesley is making moves behind-the-camera with his directorial debut on The Vampire Diaries.

It isn't rare for a star on a popular, long-running show to direct down the line, but Wesley marks the first member of The CW drama's core cast to do so. For the 31-year-old actor, directing seemed a natural progression for his career.

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Conan O'Brien Pitches George W. Bush Against Bill Clinton in Presidential Painting Showdown (Video)

Conan O'Brien Pitches George W. Bush Against Bill Clinton in Presidential Painting Showdown (Video)

Conan O'Brien mocked former president George W. Bush on Wednesday night, not for his politics or intelligence -- but his artistic skills when he critiqued Bush's art work, which recently went on display.

VIDEO: Christina Hendricks Reveals What Sparked 'Game of Thrones' Rumors

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'American Idol's' Caleb Johnson: Ryan Seacrest Has 'The Voice of an Angel'

'American Idol's' Caleb Johnson: Ryan Seacrest Has 'The Voice of an Angel'

"Ryan, you’ve got the voice of an angel, man.”

That’s high praise coming from American Idol season 13 rocker Caleb Johnson, who nudged host Ryan Seacrest into performing an impromptu duet during Wednesday’s broadcast.

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