TVLine Items: Tinker Bell Joins Flowers in the Attic Sequel, NFL Today Shake-Up and More

Once Upon a Time Cast Tinker BellRose McIver‘s not in Neverland anymore.

Once Upon a Time‘s Kiwi Tinker Bell has boarded Lifetime’s Flowers in the Attic follow-up TV-movie, Petals in the Wind, in the lead role of Cathy Dollanganger aka a grown-up Kiernan Shipka, The Hollywood Reporter reports.

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Filming on Petals on the Wind — which follows the Dollanganger kids as they endeavor to put their mother’s decade-old abuse behind them — begins soon.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well….

* There’s a new Mrs. Coach! Suits alumna Jacinda Barrett has been cast as Kyle Chandler’s TV wife in in Netflix’s 13-episode thriller from Damages creators Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman and Glenn Kessler, our sister site Deadline reports.

* CBS’ NFL Today has recruited former Kansas City Chiefs/Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez to come on board as an analyst, while Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe have been put on waivers.

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* The Weather Channel will premiere its flagship live morning show, AMHQ with Sam Champion, on Monday, March 17, airing weekdays from 7 to 10 am EST.

* VH1 has given a green light to Naked Dating, a (carefully edited!) weekly series in which a man and a woman each date two different, naked suitors — and at the close of the episode decide on whether or not to move forward with their prospective matches.

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9 Comments
  1. Mary says:

    Aw.Hate to see Tinker Bell go, but good for Rose I guess.

  2. Forwardad says:

    The headline could have caused some confusion:

    Rose McIver‘s not in Neverland anymore.

  3. EJ386 says:

    Although it might not have been a goo movie in the sense of sophistication, I really enjoyed it. I dig that there is going to be a second one and even more so with Tink in it.

  4. Your Lover says:

    So they fired/let go Dan Marino and Sharpe!?!

    That’s messed up.

  5. christine says:

    Bad casting. Cathy is supposed to ne very fair and light blonde with blue eyes.

  6. christine says:

    I googled her. She looks more the part than I realized

  7. Joey says:

    Rose, you can do way better than that.

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