“Franklin & Bash has broken out as a hugely entertaining series with great characters, sharp writing and a terrific cast,” TNT’s EVP of programming Michael Wright said in a statement. “We’re thrilled that the show has drawn such a remarkably strong following and look forward to bringing it back next summer.”
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• Dancing With the Stars alumna Chelsea Kane will join real-life boyfriend Stephen Colletti (who plays Chase on the primetime sudser) on an upcoming episode of the ninth — and presumed final — season of The CW’s One Tree Hill, per EW.com.
• Zoey Deutch (The Suite Life on Deck) has joined the cast of The CW’s Ringer, replacing Caitlin Custer as the rebellious stepdaughter of one of Sarah Michelle Gellar’s twin characters, Siobhan, TVGuide.com reports.
• John Rhys-Davies (Raiders of the Lost Ark) will guest star on USA Network’s Psych, Variety reports. The actor will play a kooky art museum curator sometime during Season 6, which premieres in October.
• The ninth season of TLC’s What Not to Wear is set to premiere Aug. 16, per The Hollywood Reporter. Jenny McCarthy and Dancing With the Stars‘ Cheryl Burke will appear in the opener, seeking a makeover for her assistant. WNTW Season 9 will also feature a new 360-degree mirror, and Clinton and Stacy will now “follow up” on clients a few weeks after their consult.
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