With Breaking Bad‘s final eight episodes on the horizon, AMC is encoring all five seasons of the acclaimed serial with multiple episodes airing late night every Friday starting this Fri., June 21 at Midnight/11c. [AMCtv]
Scott Foley has been upped to a series regular for the upcoming third season of Scandal, THR confirms.
In a statement, the actor said:
“I’m thrilled to join such a talented, enthusiastic and professional group of people. Shonda and company have created a troupe of layered complex characters and to be able to be part of that is both exciting and humbling.”
Masters of Sex
Nick D’Agusto takes us behind the scenes of Showtime’s upcoming original series Masters of Sex:
Jericho and Fringe vet Michael Gaston has joined Damon Lindelof’s HBO drama pilot The Leftovers, Deadline confirms. He will play Dean, a man who seems to understand that times have changed and addresses it head-on — often violently.
Update: Liv Tyler has also been tapped to star in The Leftovers. She will play Meg, a young woman on the verge of getting married, but needing an escape. [Deadline]
Jonathan Demme (Silence Of The Lambs) will direct and executive produce AMC’s sci-fi drama pilot Line Of Sight from Brotherhood creator Blake Masters, Deadline reports. Line Of Sight follows Lewis Bernt, a National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigator who survives a mysterious plane crash, bringing him on an emotionally disorienting quest to discover the accident’s cause.