TVLine Items: Lifetime Orders More Army Wives, The Game Sets Season 5 Premiere Date and More!
According to Deadline, it is unclear whether this latest batch of installments will run concurrent with the previous 13-episode pickup or break off into its own season.
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• BET has set a premiere date for The Game Season 5, so mark your calendars: Tia Mowry and Co. will be back on Jan. 10 at 10/9c.
• Kevin Nealon (Weeds) and Martin Mull (Two and a Half Men) will guest-star on a Season 2 episode of Franklin & Bash (returning in summer 2012), E! Online reports. The latter will show up as a judge faced with F&B’s typical courtroom antics, while Nealon will play the drunken chief of a beverage company who winds up involved in a case.
• The Killing‘s Brandon Jay McLaren has joined the cast of White Collar creator Jeff Eastin’s untitled USA Network drama. Per The Hollywood Reporter, he will play a hot-tempered U.S. Customs agent.
• Big screen helmer Bryan Singer (Superman Returns, X-Men) is close to finalizing a deal to direct and executive-produce Bryan Fuller’s reboot of The Munsters for NBC, Deadline reports.
• Chuck’s Zachary Levi will host Spike TV’s Video Game Awards, airing Saturday, Dec. 10.
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