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Coming up in primetime television.

Soaps.com has a special for dog lovers for the week of October 20, as well as renewals and cancellations, CW stars answer burning questions, episode teasers, casting and more in our latest Primetime Dish column…

87th Oscar Awards:
Neil Patrick Harris (“How I met Your Mother”) will host next year’s 87th Oscars. The annual event will air live from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on Sunday February 22 on ABC and honors achievements in film.

American Horror Story:
Renewed! FX has renewed its franchise series and will bring viewers ten new episodes during season five, which will air in October 2015. Season four currently airs Wednesdays at 10:00 PM.

Arrow:
In the CW’s Wednesday October 22 8:00 PM episode titled “Corto Maltese,” Oliver wants Thea to come back to Starling City. Lyla asks Diggle to accompany Oliver to Corto Maltese since Mark Shaw has gone rogue. Roy goes as well, as Shaw puts numerous A.R.G.U.S. agents at risk. Laurel and Ted Grant meet, and Felicity gets adjusted in her new job.

Boardwalk Empire:
In HBO’s Sunday October 26 9:00 PM episode titled “Eldorado,” Nucky makes plans to move to Manhattan and a grain company stockholder is impressed by Margaret.

Extant:
Renewed! CBS has green-lighted its series for season two, which will return during the summer of 2015.

Foo Fighters Sonic Highway: Live From The Cubby Bear:
Last week Soaps.com reported details surrounding various Foo Fighters Sonic Highway album release events. As an added bonus at 11:00 PM on October 17, the album release day, the band will hold a concert celebration. The guys will take the stage at midnight and perform their new single “Something From Nothing” for the very first time. Fans can purchase concert tickets through The Cubby Bear or watch the performance streamed live on HBO’s Facebook.

Gotham:
Full-season pickup! Dana Walden and Gary Newman (Chairmen and CEOs of Fox Television Group) announced that the network has ordered six more episodes, which will give season one twenty-two in all.

“‘Gotham’ debuted as one of the most buzzed-about shows of the fall, and with good reason. Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon have created an incredibly rich world, with characters that draw you in and a cast that brings to life these heroes and villains in a way we’ve never seen before,” said Walden and Newman. “We are so excited to see where Bruno, Danny and the entire ‘Gotham’ team take this story over the course of this season, and so thankful to all the fans who have embraced it this fall.”

In FOX’s Monday October 20 8:00 PM episode titled “Viper,” Gordon and Bullock investigate who’s behind the new street drug that ultimately causes death. Fish schemes against Falcone, and Oswald works to gain access to Maroni’s inner circle.

Grey’s Anatomy:
Read our Grey’s Anatomy Spoilers to find out who takes a look at their marital problems in ABC’s Thursday October 23 8:00 PM episode titled “Bend n Break.” Soaps.com will post the recap after the show airs.

HBO Go Service:
HBO is in the planning stages of launching its Go Service, aimed at those who don’t currently subscribe to the network. Though there are not many details available on the upcoming online streaming service, it is expected to launch in the US sometime in 2015. Stay tuned!

Jane the Virgin:
In the CW’s Monday October 20 9:00 PM episode titled “Chapter Two,” Jane doesn’t want her unexpected pregnancy to take over her life. Xiomara wants Jane to sue the doctor. Michael aligns with Petra, due to his jealousy over Jane and Rafael’s past, and Xiomara wants to keep Jane’s father from her a little while longer. This episode repeats on Friday October 24 at 8:00 PM.