TVLine Items: Maura Tierney Reports for Office Duty, Glee Project Open Casting Call and More
The former NewsRadio leading lady will guest star on The Office as the wife of James Spader’s character, Sabre-Dunder Mifflin CEO Robert California, Zap2it reports.
Tierney is currently booked for just one episode, slated to air in late November or early December.
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• Oxygen has announced a casting call for Season 2 of The Glee Project. The search for the next Glee star begins online today and will feature a multi-city open casting call starting in November. Meanwhile, TV Guide Magazine has the first look at one of Season 1′s two big winners, Damian McGinty, in his Glee debut.
• Former Daily Show correspondent Rob Riggle will appear in an episode of ABC’s Happy Endings, per The Hollywood Reporter.
• Onetime SNL cast member Ben Stiller will return to his former stomping grounds as host of the Oct. 8 show alongside musical guest Foster The People. Anna Faris, meanwhile, takes on hosting duties on Oct. 15.
• Nathan Fillion, Tim Daly, Kevin Conroy, Michael Rosenbaum and Carl Lumbly will provide voices for the DVD-movie Justice League: Doom, TV Guide Magazine reports.
• True Blood hunk Joe Manganiello will guest star in the Oct. 24 episode of Two and a Half Men as the boyfriend of Walden’s (Ashton Kutcher) ex-wife, per EW.com.
• HBO has released the following trailer for its upcoming new series Luck, starring Dustin Hoffman, Nick Nolte and Dennis Farina. The drama — premiering in January — hails from Michael Mann (Heat) and David Milch (Deadwood).
• Can’t wait for more Game of Thrones? Check out this short teaser from HBO…
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