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Soaps.com has plenty of casting scoops, predominantly male, for the week of September 2, as well as teasers, a cancellation, an ABC timeslot change, a former “Dawson’s Creek” alum lands a Showtime pilot role and more in our latest Primetime Dish column…
2 Broke Girls:
“Days of our Lives” alum (ex-Chloe) Nadia Bjorlin has been cast on 2 Broke Girls. The CBS series returns on Monday September 23 at 9:00 PM.
American Horror Story: Coven:
Premiere date set! FX has announced that the series will premiere on Wednesday October 9.
Navid Negahban (“Homeland”) will appear in a guest starring role as Al-Owal in episode five of season two when the series returns on Wednesday October 9 at 8:00 PM. On Wednesday September 4 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its April 24, 2013 episode titled “Home Invasion.”
Watch a video interview with Emily Bett Rickards, who plays Felicity Smoak, below.
Joshua Gomez (“Chuck”) will guest star in episode five of season six as Morgan Grimes. Tune in to ABC for all new episodes beginning at 10:00 PM on Monday September 23.
Sarah Jane Morris (“NCIS”) will guest star during season nine’s episode six following the CBS season premiere on Wednesday September 25 at 9:00 PM.
Game Of Thornes:
Though his recurring character details are being kept hush-hush Michiel Huisman (“Nashville”) will be joining the HBO series during season four, which returns in 2014.
Girl Meets World:
Newcomer Peyton Meyer has been cast to play Tristan Friar, a fellow student of Riley Matthew’s (Rowan Blanchard). Also, August Maturo (“How I Met Your Mother”) will appear as Riley’s younger brother Louis. The Disney Channel series is expected to premiere sometime in 2014.
Read our “Glee” spoilers for details into the Beatles Tribute, as well as more scoops for the upcoming season, which returns on Thursday September 26 at 9:00 PM.
Alexis Denisof (“How I Met Your Mother”) will appear in a multi-episode arc sometime during season three as Eric Renard’s (James Frain) cousin Victor. Tune in to NBC for the show’s return on Friday October 25 at 9:00 PM.
Cancelled. TV Land aired the show’s last episode back in February and the network has no plans to produce a season three. The series starred Fran Drescher as Fran Lovett and first debuted in 2011.
Hart Of Dixie:
Robert Buckley (“666 Park Avenue,” “One Tree Hill”) will play Peter in one episode during season three, which returns on Monday October 7 at 8:00 PM. Also, Daytime veteran actress Maree Cheatham (“DOOL,” “Search For Tomorrow,” “GH” and “Port Charles”) will appear sometime during the new season as Lemon’s grandma Bettie Breeland. For now, on Monday September 2 at 8:00 PM the CW will air of repeat of its April 16, 2013 episode titled “The Kiss.”
Mike & Molly:
“The Office” alum Brian Baumgartner will guest star as a union rep in CBS’ season four premiere.
Timeslot change! Though the ABC series used to air at 10:00 PM on Mondays, the network has moved the remaining episodes of season one to 9:00 PM.
Person Of Interest:
Warren Kole ("The Following") will appear in the third episode of the upcoming new season of the CBS series as a person of interest in the show's latest case. Tune in at 10:00 PM on Tuesday September 24 for season three's return.
Pretty Little Liars:
Learn about former "Days of our Lives" actor (ex-Owen) Wes Ramsey's Pretty Little Liars role and read Soaps.com's Pretty Little Liars Summer Finale Recap: Now You See Me, Now You Don't to find out why Hanna and Ashley's reunion was cut short in Tuesday's summer finale.
Sutton Foster ("Bunheads") will appear as a middle-school teacher in the season eight finale of the USA Network series.
Justin Bruening ("All My Children's" ex-Jamie) will appear in a multi-episode arc as a high school teacher. The "Pretty Little Liars" spin-off will debut on Tuesday October 22 on ABC Family. Watch the new show promo below.
Watch a Revenge Season Four Spoiler Video and find out more about what's to come when the show returns on Sunday September 29 at 9:00 PM.
Jim Beaver ("Mike & Molly," "Supernatural") will appear in a guest starring role as a Texas Ranger named John Franklin Fry sometime during season two. Tune in for all new episodes at 8:00 PM on Wednesday September 25 on NBC.
On Wednesday September 4 at 9:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its December 5, 2012 episode titled "Citizen Fang."
Joshua Jackson ("Fringe," "Dawson's Creek") has landed a role in Showtime's new drama pilot. The actor will play Cole, one of the husbands in the story that explores how an affair disrupts two marriages. Stay tuned for more details as they are released.
Rockmond Dunbar ("The Game," "Sons Of Anarchy") will play FBI Agent Dennis Abbott in what could very well turn out to be a regular series role. Tune in for a new season on CBS on Sunday September 29 at 10:00 PM.
The Vampire Diaries:
On Thursday September 5 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its April 18, 2013 episode titled The Vampire Diaries: Pictures Of You.
Fans will be seeing more of Amelia Rose Blaire in the HBO vampire series. The actress who plays Willa Burrell will appear in a regular capacity during season seven, which will start production in December.
Ilene Kirsten , ex-Roxy, "One Life To Live," will guest star as Naomi McKinnon in the September 1 9:00 PM episode titled "Line Up Or Shut Up" of the CBS series.
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- Amy Mistretta