TVLine Items: Bollywood Star Visits Hawaii, Oprah Schools Lindsay, Bates Ratings and More

Hawaii Five-0 Millika SherawatBollywood leading lady Mallika Sherawat is headed to Hawaii Five-0.

The actress will guest-star on the CBS drama as Farah, a woman who has a history with Catherine Rollins (played by Michelle Borth), TVLine has learned.

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When Farah’s son is kidnapped by the Taliban, Catherine and Steve travel to Afghanistan to help her and her husband Amir get him back.

Sherawat’s episode is tentatively slated to air May 2.

Read for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

• Oprah is doling out some tough love to Ms. Lohan in the following first-look trailer for OWN’s docu-series Lindsay. All the drama is exposed on Sunday, March 9.

• From Ratingsland: Bates Motel on Monday night returned to 3.07 million total viewers and a 1.3 demo rating, on par with its Season 1 launch. A&E’s Those Who Kill then debuted to 1.44 mil/0.5, shedding more than half of its lead-in.

• Leven Rambin (The Hunger Games, Grey’s Anatomy) has been tapped for a multi-episode stint on The CW’s The Tomorrow People, TVGuide.com reports. The actress will guest in the final three episodes of the season as Natalie, who, as reported in Matt’s Inside Line, is an unstable and sadistic rabble-rouser/self-determined leader who speaks her mind without putting a lot of thought into the outcome.

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• AMC will debut its new drama series Halt and Catch Fire on Sunday, June 1 at 10/9c. The show, about  the rise of the PC era in the early 1980s, stars Lee Pace (Pushing Daisies) as a former IBM executive.

• Attack of the Show alum Kevin Pereira will host Psych‘s live one-hour series finale aftershow, per The Hollywood Reporter. Psych After Pshow airs March 26 at 10 pm on USA Network.

Recently fired Dancing With the Stars co-host Brooke Burke-Charvet has rebounded with a recurring role on Melissa & Joey, per The Hollywood Reporter. She will appear as Felicia, Joe’s (Lawrence) ex-girlfriend, who stirs up trouble for him and Mel (Hart), in two June episodes. Additionally, the ABC Family comedy has enlisted Tim Conway (The Carol Burnett Show) for a secret role in its “special” May 15 episode, featuring clips from all four years.

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• Starz is getting gritty, unveiling a trailer for its original crime drama Power, from executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and creator Courtney Kemp Agboh (The Good Wife). The series, premiering this summer, is set in two different worlds, the glamorous New York club scene and the brutal drug trade.

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11 Comments
  1. shuayb says:

    Sherawat a leading lady??? Bwahahahah…. She’s a B-Grade actress at best. It will be seen clearly in the episode.

  2. Eliza says:

    Lee Pace ♥

  3. Rita price says:

    Maybe I missed it but was Brody really killed.

  4. Lee says:

    Bollywood star? ROFL

    She is a Bollywood D lister. The Kim K of BW is definitely not a star.

  5. sarah says:

    Yeah and supposedly McGarrett gets injured badly and makes a heart breaking choice! We all know without Steve there is no H50 so I wonder what happens!

    • wrstlgirl says:

      LOL, been reading TV guide mega buzz have you? I saw the same report. Knowing how these reports like to be dramatic I’m guessing it’s not all that big :-)

  6. wrstlgirl says:

    Well A&E needs to promote Those Who Kill a lot more. I just watched and it was really quite good. I only found it because I saw an ad during Bates.

  7. Ella says:

    Always good to see international talent in the US. Though can Steve and Catherine break up aready?! I’m so bored of them, there is zero chemistry there.

  8. diya says:

    “Bollywood Star” who? her?….not even in her dreams….One can barely call her an actor. She’s a joke around here in India

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