TVLine Items: General Hospital Jilts 'Jolie' Fans, Jesse Stone Returns, Secret Circle Scoop & More
Fans of One Life to Live‘s “Jolie” (aka John/Natalie) may want to sit down for this: Michael Easton apparently spoke way too soon at a recent fan event, where he teased a May Sweeps appearance on General Hospital by his longtime leading lady, Melissa Archer.
“Despite us loving [John and Natalie], there are no immediate plans to bring her to Port Charles,” a rep for GH told ABC Soaps in Depth, in response to the reunion rumor. (But what about baby Liam?!)
Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…
• CBS will debut its eighth Jesse Stone TV-movie, Benefit of the Doubt, on Sunday, May 20 at 9/8c. Tom Selleck, of course, returns as the titular police chief.
• Australian actor Tim Phillipps — who on Once Upon a Time played Cinderella’s prince — has booked a potentially recurring role on The CW’s Secret Circle, E! Online reports. He’ll first appear in Episode 16 as a wealthy, spontaneous, mystery man who sails into Chance Harbor on his yacht.
• The Paley Center for Media has added Bones to the lineup of its 29th annual PaleyFest. The Fox drama will be honored Thursday, March 8. For a full schedule of the festivities, click here.
• American Horror Story spookster Azura Skye will play a mild-mannered bed and breakfast owner on an upcoming episode of NBC’s Grimm, per TVGuide.com. The twist: She’s actually a bird-like creature known as a Seltenvogel.
• ABC has picked up White Van Man, a comedy pilot based on the British sitcom by the same name. The potential series, which centers on a man who is forced to take over his father’s business, is written by former My Name Is Earl executive producer Bobby Bowman.
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