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Today's TWoP News: Friday, March 9, 2012

by Hillary Goldsmith March 9, 2012 4:12 pm
Today's TWoP News: Friday, March 9, 2012

Thank you, AMC.

Bryan Cranston tweeted to let Breaking Bad fans know that Season Five will be shooting in a few weeks, and the episodes will air beginning mid-July. Walking Dead is currently killing us, and we cannot wait for the Man Who Knocks.

Britney Spears will most likely be the next judge to sit next to Simon Cowell on Fox's X Factor after talks of a $10 million offer on the table. And, with that said, Paula takes a blow.

Californication's Carla Gugino has signed on to star opposite Sigourney Weaver in USA's pilot drama Political Animals which premieres this summer. Gugino will play a journalist trying to destroy the career of the Secretary of State plated by Weaver.

SNL alum Will Forte signed on as the lead in Fox's comedy pilot Rebounding. The actor will play Danny, a man mourning the loss of his fiancé with help from his less-than-competent friends on his pickup basketball team. If he's not dressed in drag, I don't know that it can be any good.

ABC has hired a slew of new actors on to the networks pilots. Karen LeBlanc, Jacinda Barrett and Drew Van Acker have been hired as leads in Beauty And The Beast, Zero Hour and Devious Maids, respectively. All of these shows sound like they're going to be yawn-tastic, so let's see how this plays out.

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