Michelle Trachtenberg joins ‘NCIS’ for its holiday episode

Michelle Trachtenberg joins “NCIS” for its holiday episode

She’ll appear in a “very intense episode.”

TLC to air “Buying Naked”
The two-hour special, which could become a series, follows a nudist couple as they shop for their dream homes.

Andrew Shue tweets update on “GMA” wife Amy Robach’s double mastectomy
The “Melrose Place” alum wrote on Twitter, using his wife’s handle, “on behalf of my brave girl. She came through surgery beautifully.”

Parents TV Council not happy with “Family Guy’s” rape, molestation jokes
The PTC is also accusing the Fox animated series of “sexualized use of food and perverse ‘internal defrosting” of frozen hot dogs.”

W. Kamau Bell: “The show was canceled. I’m not canceled”
Bell responded to his “Totally Biased” canceling by penning a piece titled, “So…That Happened.” He wrote: “If I’m really lucky, what we did on Totally Biased will be remembered long after it stops airing. Heck, my mom is still mad that they canceled Frank”s Place. (Google it. It was great) …”

Chicago mayor sends Jon Stewart “deep dish with dead fish” pizza
See Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s response to Stewart’s anti-Chicago deep dish pizza rant.

“The Mentalist” promotes Emily Swallow before her 1st episode airs
Swallow was originally supposed to do a three-episode arc. Now she’ll be a series regular.

“Grey’s Anatomy” and “Parks and Rec” both tie their worst-ever ratings

Meanwhile, CW’s “Reign” is growing.

“Big Bang’s” Melissa Rauch poses for Maxim
The men’s mag says Rauch has made “our nerd fantasies come true.”