Soaps.com’s Primetime Dish
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Coming up in primetime television.
Soaps.com has a “Frasier” alum making his return to television for the week of September 8, as well as premiere dates, cancellations, “Saving Hope” gets saved, episode teasers, casting and more in our latest Primetime Dish column…
Chad Michael Murray (“Chosen,” “One Tree Hill”) fans rejoice! The actor has been cast to play series regular Agent Jack Thompson in the upcoming ABC show. Enver Gjokaj (“Witches of East End”) has also landed a regular role as Agent Daniel Sousa. Stay tuned for the premiere date.
On Tuesday September 9 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its April 30 episode titled “City of Blood.”
In casting news… Though Devon Aoki, who had to back out of the role as Tatsu Yamashiro due to a scheduling conflict, Rila Fukushima (“The Wolverine”) has been recast to play the martial arts expert. Also, Nolan Funk (“Awkward,” “Glee”) will guest star as Felicity’s (Emily Bett Rickards) ex-boyfriend Cooper Seldon during episode five. Finally, Amy Gumenick (“Supernatural”) will appear as Carrie Cutter, who becomes fixated on Arrow, beginning in episode six. Watch a video promo for season three, which returns at 8:00 PM on Wednesday October 8.
In HBO’s Sunday September 14 9:00 PM episode titled “The Good Listener,” Nucky meets with Johnny Torrio, who agrees to arrange a meeting with Salvatore Maranzano. Mike D’Angelo orders Eli and Van Alden to get back the money that was swiped during a federal raid. Law school graduate Willie Thompson lands a job interview. Nucky and Tonino Sandrelli share a meal before sending a message to Lansky and Luciano. Thinking back to 1884, Nucky has to deal with his sister’s death, as his father and the Commodore engage in a standoff.
Matt Letscher (“The Carrie Diaries”) has been cast in a guest role as a security consultant named Henry Jenkins. Look for him to appear during the season seven premiere at 10:00 PM on Monday September 29 and also expect the truth surrounding Rick’s vanishing to be revealed throughout the beginning of the new season.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation:
Season premiere! Season fifteen of the CBS series premieres on Saturday September 27 at 10:00 PM.
Read Soaps.com’s Dallas Spoilers to find out what Pamela struggles with in TNT’s Monday September 8 9:00 PM episode titled “Victims of Love.”
Canceled. The FOX series, which starred Terry O’Quinn (“Lost”), will not return for season two, as the network has decided to cancel the police drama.
Season premiere! Season five of the CBS series premieres on Friday September 26 at 9:00 PM.
Canceled. A&E has decided against moving forward with a new season of its series. However, TVLine is reporting that Warner Horizon plans to go to other networks in hopes of bringing the series back to life.
Daniel Franzese (“Electric City”) has been cast to play Eddie for a multi-episode arc during season two of the HBO series, which returns sometime in 2015.
TVLine has learned that Torrey DeVitto (“Pretty Little Liars,” “The Vampire Diaries”) will guest star on the TNT drama as Nicole, Lt. Andy Flynn’s (Tony Dennison) daughter. Don’t miss her character stir things up on December 8 during episode thirteen titled “Acting Out.”
Andrea Anders (“Mr. Sunshine”) has been cast to recur as Kim, the wife of Steve Zahn’s character, who together will cause issues for ‘the neighborhood’. Season six of the ABC series premieres at 9:00 PM on Wednesday September 24.
Julian Morris ("Once Upon a Time") will play a teacher named Ryan in multiple episodes sometime in October. Season four of the FOX series premieres on Tuesday September 16.
Back to the US! During the summer of 2012, NBC decided against renewing the medical drama, which went on to air season two in Canada. US fans will again get to see the show stateside in the near future, as Entertainment One Television has made a deal with ION Television to air season three and possibly rebroadcasts of the first two seasons. Stay tuned for the US air dates. For our Canadians readers, tune in to Canada's CTV on Monday September 22 at 9:00 PM for the season three premiere.
Sons of Anarchy:
Final season premiere! In FX's Tuesday September 9 10:00 PM season seven premiere episode titled "Black Widower," Jax makes it a priority to seek revenge following Tara's death.
On Tuesday September 9 at 9:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its May 6 episode titled "King of the Damned."
The CW will air a repeat of its June 4 episode on Wednesday September 10 at 9:00 PM titled "We are Grounders: Part 1." Stay tuned for season, which will consist of numerous reunions, on Wednesday October 22 at 9:00 PM.
The Good Wife:
David Hyde Pierce ("'Frasier") will turn up during season six of the CBS drama in a recurring role. Keep an eye out for the actor as a cable news legal commentator who runs for office in hopes of making a change regarding the corruption and murder rate in Chicago. "We couldn't be more thrilled and flattered that David's making 'The Good Wife' his first TV role since 'Frasier,'" said Executive Producers/Showrunners Robert and Michelle King. "We're tremendous fans of his dramatic skills as well as his comedy." Don't miss the series premiere on Sunday September 21 at 9:30 PM.
The Mindy Project:
"Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes will appear on the FOX series starring Mindy Kaling in a guest role as herself later this fall. She'll shoot scenes this month and the show will return with season three on Tuesday September 16.
— shonda rhimes (@shondarhimes) August 28, 2014
The CW will air a repeat of its April 29 episode titled "A Closer Walk With Thee" on Thursday September 11 at 9:00 PM.
The Vampire Diaries:
On Thursday September 11 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its May 1 episode titled "What Lies Beneath." Mark your calenders for the season six premiere on Thursday October 2 at 8:00 PM, as the stage is set for Bonnie and Damon's whereabouts to be revealed.
Under the Dome:
In CBS' Monday September 8 10:00 PM episode titled "Black Ice," Sam and Rebecca work to save the residents of Chester's Mill, as temperatures begin to drop. After a terrible accident, Barbie tries to save Julia and ends up risking his life.
Witches of East End:
In Lifetime's Sunday September 7 9:00 PM episode titled "Sex, Lies and Birthday Cake," Freya and Frederick celebrate their birthday, as he's bothered by Tarkoff's continued pressure. Ingrid and Dash become closer. Joanna must face a big fear, and Wendy surprises Tommy.
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