TVLine Items: Aziz Ansari Brings His Schtick to Netflix, Wolfgang Puck Visits CSI and More
Aziz Ansari is teaming with Netflix on his latest stand-up special.
The Parks and Recreation star’s third comedy solo comedy performance, titled Buried Alive, will be available exclusively on the streaming service beginning Nov. 1, The New York Times reports.
Ansari’s first special made its debut on Comedy Central in 2010; the second bowed online via a $5 download in 2012.
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• CSI has cooked up a juicy guest spot for celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, TVLine has learned exclusively. He’ll play himself in a Season 14 installment that centers on a food-competition series gone wrong.
• Jeffrey Vincent Parise (Cupid) has joined General Hospital as a man from Sabrina’s past who pops up in Port Charles, Access Hollywood reports. And because this is GH, he also has ties to the city’s seedy underbelly.
• Amy Sedaris (The Good Wife) is headed back to Raising Hope in Season 4, TVGuide.com reports, playing Virginia’s (Martha Plimpton) cousin. Mindy Sterling (Austin Powers) is also slated to guest-star as a “quirky prosecutor.”
• UFC star Chuck Liddell is coming to Bones this season. According to TVGuide.com, he’ll play a tough mixed martial artist who interacts with Booth during an investigation.
• Andrea Roth (Rescue Me, Ringer) has landed a major recurring role in Rogue‘s second season, per Deadline. She joins the DirecTV drama as an FBI agent who butts heads with Thandie Newton’s Grace.
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