Coming up in Primetime Television.
Soaps.com has a new star-studded HBO film for the week of August 5, and with many shows getting ready to return there's a ton of casting news to share, as well as teasers, renewals, changes to many CW series premiere dates and more in our latest Primetime Dish column…
American Horror Story: Coven:
Denis O'Hare ("The Good Wife") will appear in the new chapter of the FX series. Stay tuned for details as they come on his appearance and the show's premiere date.
Season return date change! The series will now return on Wednesday October 9 at 8:00 PM. If it's repeats you enjoy, on Wednesday August 7 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its February 27, 2013 episode titled "Dead To Rights."
Beauty And The Beast:
Season premiere change! The CW will now air the series premiere on Monday October 7 at 9:00 PM.
Freddie Prinze Jr. ("Robot Chicken") will appear as Danny during the season nine premiere on Monday September 16 on FOX. There is a possibility that Prinze will return for future episodes.
Warren Christie ("Alphas") and Glenn Morshower ("Revolution," "Dallas") will guest star in the ABC series' upcoming season six. Look for Christie as Brad Parker and Morshower as Michael Reed in episode two. The new season kicks off at 10:00 PM on Monday September 23.
On Saturday August 10 at 9:00 PM HBO will air the new film starring Larry David ("Curb Your Enthusiasm"), Jon Hamm ("Mad Men"), Michael Keaton ("30 Rock"), Danny McBride ("Eastbound & Down"), Eva Mendes ("The Place Beyond The Pines"), Amy Ryan ("The Office"), J.B. Smoove ("Coogan Auto"), Bill Hader ("Saturday Night Live"), Philip Baker Hall ("Ruth & Erica") and Kate Hudson ("Glee"). The story surrounds a marketing executive at a start-up electric car company, who gives up 10% of his shares, only to watch a boom that later scores the company millions. After ten years, and a name change, something from the past threatens to ruin his new life.
Esai Morales ("Magic City") will appear in the recurring role of FBI Agent Matt Cruz and will first turn up in the third episode of season nine. The CBS series returns at 9:00 PM on Wednesday September 25.
In Sunday's August 4 9:00 PM Showtime episode titled " A Little Reflection" Dexter watches over a youth psychopath to decide if he's a candidate for Dexter's table, and a visitor from the past surprises Debra and Dexter.
Games Of Thrones:
Indira Varma ("Hunted") has been cast to play Ellaria Sand when season four of the HBO series returns in 2014.
Hart Of Dixie:
New premiere date! The CW has changed the series' premiere date to Monday October 7 at 8:00 PM. Kaitlyn Black, who's played Annabeth Nass on and off since 2011, has been bumped up to a series regular during season three. For now, on Monday August 5 at 8:00 PM a repeat of the February 5, 2013 episode titled "Take Me Home, Country Roads" will air.
Tim Daly ("Private Practice," "Wings") will appear sometime during season four as a Texas Ranger. Though there is no date available, his role could be recurring. Tune in for the CBS series' new timeslot at 9:00 PM on Friday September 27.
The Showtime series returns on Sunday September 29 at 9:00 PM. Watch the new trailer for what's ahead in season three.
Once Upon A Time:
Rose McIver ("CSI," "Super City") will appear in numerous episodes as Tinker Bell. Tune in to ABC on Sunday September 29 at 8:00 PM.
Parks And Recreation:
Rashida Jones, who's played Ann Perkins since 2009, and Rob Lowe, who's played Chris Traeger since 2010, will exit the NBC series come season six. Look for their last scenes during February 2014 sweeps. In other news... Henry Winkler ("Arrested Development," "Happy Days") will guest star in season six of the NBC series as Jean-Ralphio's father. Sam Elliott will also appear sometime this season as Ron Swanson's lookalike. Tune in for its one-hour return at 8:00 PM on Thursday September 26.
Pretty Little Liars:
Read Soaps.com's Pretty Little Liars Recap: The Guilty Girl's Handbook to find out who visited an old haunt in last Tuesday's ABC Family episode.