Is “Homeland” taking a page from the “24” playbook with exits of Jessica & Dana Brody?
Just like Kim Bauer, Dana Brody is gone after three seasons.
Slovakians are upset with Jon Stewart
Slovak Republic residents were apparently not happy when they got word of Stewart’s “Daily Show” jokes this week that their countrymen’s “main export is farts” and their president is a cow.
David Spade to HBO?
The “Just Shoot Me” and “Rules Of Engagement” alum is close to a deal with HBO to co-write and star in a comedy set in the music industry.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is sorry — she didn’t mean to compare shooting “Veep” in a Maryland town to prison
“Thank God the work”s good,” Louis-Dreyfus told NY Magazine. “Can you imagine if it wasn’t? It would be a prison.” That comment sparked outrage in Columbia, MD, where “Veep” shoots in a warehouse, prompting this tweet from the “Veep” star: “Just want 2 clarify.I love Maryland.Our crew is fab.The prison joke was a joke re: the warehouse.Truly sorry if anyone was offended.”
“Entourage” creator: I’ve never met NFL star Rob Gronkowski
In a tweet, Doug Ellin seemed to debunk a TMZ report, picked up by Fox Sports, that “Gronk” is making a cameo in the “Entourage” movie, even after tearing his ACL.
“Seinfeld’s” Festivus co-writer responds to Fox News host’s outrage
“Am I to understand that some humanoid expressed outrage that the baby Jesus was behind a pole made of beer cans?” Dan O’Keefe says of Gretchen Carlson’s rant against a Festivus display in Florida’s capitol building.
Jon Stewart’s head writer is joining John Oliver’s HBO show
Tim Carvell, who’s been with “The Daily Show” for nearly a decade,” will become Oliver’s showrunner.
“The Killing’s” new mystery details revealed
Season 4 will be set in an all-boys military academy outside Seattle.
Connie Britton is OK with no “Friday Night Lights” movie
Britton is glad a decision has been made, adding: “I feel like the only way that was ever going to work is if it just fell into place beautifully, and if everybody was on board, because we couldn”t do anything to risk what Friday Night Lights has already been.”
George Lopez’s FX comedy promotes “Dexter’s” David Zayas
He’ll become a series regular on “Saint George.”
Vince Gilligan spent more than 90 minutes this week talking “Breaking Bad” with NFL Network
Listen to Gilligan, who isn’t an NFL fan, answer burning questions on the “Rich Eisen Podcast.”
Jimmy Kimmel creates a Fox News version of “It’s a Wonderful Life”
Watch Kimmel’s recut trailer. PLUS: Watch Kimmel address Oprah and the other 99 most powerful women in entertainment, and check out Kimmel’s holiday card.
Jeff Probst promises a “brutal” final “Survivor” tribal council
“I feel for these people who have gone through 39 days of hell; the jury can’t wait to get their licks in,” he says.
Danny Trejo is headed to “NCIS: LA”
He’ll appear in an episode set in Mexico.
“Psych’s” musical episode: What took so long?
Creator Steve Franks first got the idea to stage a musical while filming the pilot. So why did it take seven years to come to fruition?
Letterman talks to Andy Cohen about quitting drinking at age 34
“I was always drunk,” says Dave, “and I loved it. Oh dear god I loved. I loved everything about being drunk.”
TNT orders reincarnation drama “Proof” from Kyra Sedgwick and O.J. Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark
The supernatural medical drama about a female surgeon who investigates out-of-body experiences will also include “Nashville’s” showrunner.
Watch Britney Spears’ E! documentary trailer
“I am Britney Jean” premieres Dec. 22.
“Scandal” burning questions
The midseason finale left behind more questions than answers.
Ranked: TV’s Top 10 Christmas specials
Where does “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” place?
“Treme”: An appreciation
The HBO drama from David Simon never recovered from the loss of John Goodman.
TLC compiles “Outrageous 911” calls for a TV special
“Outrageous 911” premieres Saturday.
Nat Geo presents “Kentucky Justice”
The reality show going behind the scenes of the Harlan County Sheriffs’ Dept. premieres Sunday.
Check out the fan-made “Almost Human” trailer
Presented side-by-side with the original movie trailer.
Ian Ziering reenacts a “Beverly Hills 90210” scene
Watch him try to recapture the magic of the “Spring Fling” fight with Brandon.
Steven Van Zandt: “Lilyhammer” is the most violent show in Norwegian history
“In the second season,” Van Zandt says, “he’s becoming more Norwegian and it’s a slightly different dynamic. We keep the violence pretty moderate because Norway doesn”t like violence at all – it’s the most violent show in the history of Norway.”
Presenting the Worst TV of 2013
From “Do Not Harm” to “Killing Kennedy.”
“The Vampire Diaries” releases its 100th-episode trailer
Is Katherine dying?
Rockmond Dunbar welcomes a baby girl
“The Mentalist” star had a reason to celebrate this week, despite what happened on “Sons of Anarchy.”