TVLine Items: Full House's Jesse and the Rippers Reunite, Homeland Casting News and More
Rumors of a reunion started Monday when Jesse’s portrayer John Stamos posted an Instagram video of he and some cohorts performing House‘s beloved theme song. His playful remarks on the ditty: “Never thought I’d be singing THIS song.”
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• Martin Donovan (Boss) and Shaun Toub (Iron Man) have joined Homeland Season 3, per The Hollywood Reporter. Donovan will play Bennett, a partner at Washington D.C. law firm, while Taub is set to recur as a high-ranking Middle Eastern intelligence officer. Homeland returns Sept. 29 on Showtime.
• Bravo is honoring the late Cory Monteith by reairing the Glee actor’s 2012 appearance on Inside the Actors Studio this Thursday, July 18. Monteith’s life was cut tragically short when he was found dead at age 31 in a Vancouver hotel room last Saturday.
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• Fox has given a pilot order to Step Up, a new game show hosted by Conan funnyman Andy Richter. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the project offers contestants massive amounts of money if they can successfully climb a pyramid.
• It’s almost Comic-Con time! And starting Thursday, Warner Bros. will be hosting a “Lawn Con” at San Diego’s Bayfront Park, where fans (and/or their anklebiters) can check out gigantic blown-up versions of Teen Titans Beast Boy, Cyborg, Raven, Robin and Starfire, plus other cool exhibits.
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