TVLine Items: WWE Crashes The Soup, La Lucci Visits Colbert, Web Therapy Renewed and More!
The WWE Superstars are invading The Soup.
E!’s weekly pop culture-skewering clip show has teamed with the WWE on a wrestling-themed special titled The Soup Salutes WWE: Piledriving Clips in Your Face.
The half-hour event, to air Wednesday at 10:30/9:30c following an all-new episode of The Soup, will feature moments from WWE events past, as well as in-studio appearances by fan faves The Miz, Daniel Bryan, Rey Mysterio, Brodus Clay, Eve and Hornswoggle. Commentators Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler will also be on-hand to emcee.
USA Network will rebroadcast the special on Monday, Nov. 26, immediately following Monday Night Raw.
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• Showtime has renewed the Lisa Kudrow-created comedy Web Therapy for a 10-episode third season, to bow in 2013. Kudrow’s former Friends co-star Matt LeBlanc is slated to guest-star, as well as Meg Ryan and Modern Family‘s Jesse Tyler Ferguson.
• Soap goddess Susan Lucci popped up on The Colbert Report last night to reveal little-known juicy details (Amnesia! Evil twins! Comas!) about the buzzy David Petraeus CIA sex scandal. Enjoy the sudsy goodness below, beginning at the 3:25 mark.
• Tennis stars Chris Evert and Lindsay Davenport will make cameos in an upcoming CSI episode that investigates the death of a tennis pro. Famed commentator Justin Gimelstob will also appear.
• Reelz is developing a sequel to its 2011 miniseries The Kennedys, to be adapted from J. Randy Taraborelli’s book After Camelot: A Personal History of the Kennedy Family 1968 to the Present.
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