Soaps.com’s Primetime Dish
Coming up in Primetime Television.
Soaps.com has plenty of Primetime scoops for our readers to look forward to during the week of June 11 and beyond. In our latest Primetime Dish column you’ll find episode teasers, casting scoops, early award show details, and series renewals.
Burn Notice: Look for season six to return to the USA Network on Thursday June 14 at 9:00 PM. Check out the newly released key art to the right.
Dallas: New and old fans of the 1978 to 1991 series have been anxiously waiting for the TNT reboot. Tune in on Wednesday June 13 at 9:00 PM and be sure to check out Soaps.com’s new Dallas section where readers can chat with other fans about the show and read recaps of each episode!
Dexter: Katia Winter (“NCIS”) has been tapped to play a recurring role in the Showtime series during season seven. Look for Winter to appear as a Russian stripper in a Miami club. The new season premieres on Sunday September 30 at 9:00 PM.
Girls: In HBO’s Sunday June 17 10:00 PM episode Hannah questions her relationship with Adam. Marnie embraces her free-spirited side at Jessa’s mystery party, and Shoshanna’s individuality works in her favor.
Grammy Awards: Soaps.com has some early award show details for readers. The 55th Annual Grammy Awards will take place on Sunday February 10, 2013 at 8:00 PM on CBS.
Hannibal: The NBC series, which will premiere sometime midseason, has cast Mads Mikkelsen (“The Hunt”) in the lead role as Dr. Hannibal Lecter.
Mad Men: Elisabeth Moss’ time is up with the AMC series as Peggy Olson. However, fans can see Moss in her new role on the BBC mini-series “Top Of The Lake.”
Mockingbird Lane: The NBC reboot series to “The Munsters” has cast its popular character Herman Munster in the form of actor Jerry O’Connell (“The Defenders”). Due to casting issues, though production was to begin in the spring, it’s been pushed back to early summer.
Nikita: On Friday June 15 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its October 7, 2011 episode titled “Knightfall.”
Nurse Jackie: The Showtime hit series has been renewed for a fifth season. The network has also hired “Dexter” showrunner Clyde Phillips to head its series. Look for season four’s finale to air on Sunday June 17 at 8:30 PM.
Parenthood: Jason Ritter will return as Mark Cyr for season four but not as a series regular. The NBC show returns with all new episodes Tuesdays this fall at 10:00 PM.
Pretty Little Liars: In the ABC Family 8:00 PM Tuesday June 12 episode titled “Blood Is The New Black” a new ‘A’ messes around with the girls, leading Hannah and Spencer to investigate. While one of Aria’s past mistakes is turned into ammunition, Emily is in a weak state.
Private Practice: Kate Walsh (“Grey’s Anatomy”) will not be returning to the ABC series as Dr. Addison Montgomery.
Saturday Night Live: After six seasons on the NBC late-night show, and numerous rumors pointing to his departure, Andy Samberg (“That’s My Boy”) has made the tough decision to leave. Keep an eye out for the actor in the 2013 follow-up to 2010’s hit film “Grown Ups.”
Scream: The Series: Who could forget the four "Scream" films or the masked villain in the black cloak. MTV is now working to put together a weekly series based on the films.
Spartacus: Though Starz will be bring fans a third season of its series, it will be its last. Season three "War Of The Damned" is currently in production in New Zealand.
Supernatural: Friday June 15 at 9:00 PM will bring CW fans a repeated of the October 7, 2011 episode titled "The Girl Next Door."
The Client List: In Lifetime's Sunday June 10 10:00 PM episode titled "Acting Up" while on a date with a doctor, Riley's past comes back to haunt her. Dee Ann and a high-powered client become involved. Linette, Lacey and Taylor have another go-round at the salon.
The L.A. Complex: On Tuesday June 12 at 9:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its May 1, 2012 episode titled "Do Something." Do you want more new episodes? Tune in on Tuesday July 17 at 9:00 PM for the start of season two with seven all-new episodes!
The Office: Catherine Tate ("Doctor Who") will return to the NBC comedy for season nine as a series regular.
The Vampire Diaries: On Thursday June 14 at 9:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its October 6, 2011 episode titled "Disturbing Behavior."
True Blood: Tina Majorino ("Bones," "Napoleon Dynamite") will appear in a recurring role during HBO's season five. Keep an eye out for the actress at 9:00 PM on Sunday June 24 where she'll play a member of the Vampire Authority’s support staff. In other casting news Alfre Woodard ("Grey's Anatomy") will reprise her role as Lafayette's (Nelsan Ellis) schizophrenic mother, Ruby Jean Reynolds. "General Hospital's" ex-Lisa Brianna Brown appears on True Blood on July 1. Watch a clip of her guest spot in the link! June 17 9:00 PM Sunday Episode Teasers: Bill and Eric become acquainted with the Authority’s interrogation techniques. Pam remembers being the Comstock Brothel in San Francisco during her human life. As Werewolves J.D. and Rikki pay tribute to Marcus, Alcide refuses to participate. Martha Bozeman wants to see her granddaughter, which causes conflict for Sam and Luna. Sookie fears Russell's return and procures a home-protection system. Arlene tries to figure out why Terry’s behavior is so erratic. Jason's womanizing ways come back to bite him.
White Collar: Victor Webster ("Continuum") has landed a guest starring role in the USA Network series' season four. Look for Webster in the tenth episode as Eric Dunham. The series is set to return on Tuesday July 10 at 9:00 PM.
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- Amy Mistretta