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Actor updates for January 9 – 15.

More encouraging news regarding “AMC’s” move online came out this week. In addition, there’s lots of buzz surrounding former Pine Valleyites’ moves to Showtime, Lifetime, the big screen and the stage.

Ambyr Childers’ Ray Donovan premiere date set:

Showtime’s new series starring Childers (ex-Colby) will premiere on June 30. The show about a Hollywood fixer, played by Liev Schreiber (“Salt”), will air after “Dexter” at 10:00 PM EST.

Michael B. Jordan in Are We Officially Dating:

“AMC’s” former Reggie will next star in “Are We Officially Dating?” The movie, also starring Zac Efron (“The Paperboy”) and Imogen Poots (“Jane Eyre”), is about three NYC friends who make a pact to have fun while staying single, just as they all fall in love.

Cameron Mathison in Home Again:
The ABC Family movie “Home Again” will reunite Mathison (ex-Ryan) with his former “Dancing with the Stars” competitor Jennie Garth (ex-Kelly, “90210”). Read about it in’s Reality TV Rush.

Jesse McCartney cast on Army Wives:
Kim Delaney (ex-Jenny) was a series regular on “Army Wives” and J.R. Martinez (ex-Brot) and Susan Lucci (ex-Erica) both guest starred. Now, fellow “AMC” alum Jesse McCartney (ex-JR) is heading to the Lifetime series. He will recur in the upcoming season as a soldier out to prove himself on his first tour.