TVLine Items: Greek Grad Gets Shameless, Top Chef Cooks Up Season 10 in Seattle and More!

Shameless Jake McDormanGolden boy Evan Chambers is about to embark on a Shameless journey.

Greek grad Jake McDorman has landed a recurring role in the Showtime drama’s upcoming Season 3, per The Hollywood Reporter. He joins as Fiona’s new boss, a fun, confident, charismatic and very likable everyman.

RELATED | Weeds Finale Recap: Did the Showtime Series End on a High Note?

McDorman most recently co-starred in the short-lived Are You There, Chelsea? and guested in an episode of The Newsroom.

Shameless, meanwhile, begins its third binge season on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 9/8c.

Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…

Top Chef is headed to Seattle in Season 10, which kicks off Wednesday, Nov. 7. Padma Lakshmi will return as host of the Bravo cooking competition, along with judges Tom Colicchio, Gail Simmons, Hugh Acheson and Emeril Lagasse. Renowned chef Wolfgang Puck also joins the critiquing table this cycle.

• President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will make a joint appearance on The View next Tuesday, Sept. 25.

RELATED | James Caan Moves to Magic City

• Sherilyn Fenn (Twin Peaks) has joined Magic City‘s second season as a former call-girl who runs a brothel backed by Danny Huston’s Ben Diamond.

• Comedy Central has renewed Tosh.0 for a 30-episode fifth season, to launch in 2013.

• Nicola Peltz (The Last Airbender) will portray young Norman Bates’ crush in A&E’s upcoming Psycho prequel Bates Motel, per The Hollywood Reporter.

Which TVLine Items have you talking today?

TAGS: , , ,
GET MORE: Casting News, Daytime TV, Previews, Reality TV, TVLine Items

Comments are monitored, so don’t go off topic, don’t frakkin’ curse and don’t bore us with how much your coworker’s sister-in-law makes per hour. Talk smart about TV!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

2 Comments
  1. znachki says:

    No Seattle chefs in the Seattle competition. Hmm…

  2. Lauren says:

    Yay!!! An actor I love joining a show I love. I tried to watch Are You There Chelsea for him, but couldn’t do it. But I already watch and love Shameless. This is great!

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,461 other followers