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Exclusive New Girl First Look: Can Coach Work His Magic on Both Cece and… Nick?!

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What better way to celebrate the news that Damon Wayans Jr. will be sticking around New Girl all season than with a sneak peek at what Coach has in store for one wayward roomie and their nubile neighbor? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


New Girl Scoop: Coach Is Staying Put!

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New Girl has given Coach an extension.

Damon Wayans Jr., whose four-episode comeback arc kicked off Tuesday, has closed a deal to stick around for the remainder of the Fox’s comedy’s third season READ MORE


Scoop: Fox Snags Damon Wayans Jr. Pilot Man/Child — With Modern Family and Wilfred Vets

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Could Damon Wayans Jr. be Fox’s New Guy? Quite possibly.

The Happy Endings alum — who is in the midst of shooting a major Season 3 arc on New Girl — is poised to stay in the Fox family now that …READ MORE


New Girl Exclusive: Damon Wayans Jr. Confirmed to Rejoin Cast for Major Season 3 Stint

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Happy EndingsDamon Wayans Jr. is hooking up with the Girl that got away.

TVLine has learned exclusively that Wayans has inked a deal to reprise his New Girl role of Coach for at least four Season 3 episodes. READ MORE


Exclusive Happy Endings First Look Video: Watch 'The Best Scene We've Ever Shot!'

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Happy Endings‘ Eliza Coupe told TVLine late last year that the ABC hit’s Valentine’s-themed episode features “the best scene we’ve ever shot,” courtesy of her onscreen hubby Damon Wayans Jr. Well, we’ve got an exclusive first look at the standout sequence in question, and — news flash! — the hype was justified! READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Eliza Coupe Previews Happy Endings' Xmas Disaster and 'The Best Scene We've Ever Shot'

HAPPY ENDINGS - "Grinches Be Crazy" - Max, desperate for cash, agrees to dress up as Santa for Penny's charity event; Jane accidently gives housekeeper Gita (guest star Jamie Denbo) the envelope stuffed with money for their big Xmas getaway to Turks & Caicos, instead of the $200 Christmas tip she had planned -- and she schemes to get the cash back -- on "Happy Endings," WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (ABC/MICHAEL ANSELL)
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“When you accidentally give something to someone and you want it back, the best thing you can do is steal it, right?”

That’s Happy Endings‘ Eliza Coupe pondering the moral dilemma at the center of Wednesday’s holiday-centric installment (ABC, 9:30/8:30c), which finds poor, neurotic Jane mistakenly  READ MORE


Happy Endings Season 2 Scoop: Max Gets Serious, Megan Mullally Sings, and Time Travel!

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Watch out hipsters and zombies — Happy Endings is back this Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 9:30/8:30c, right after Modern Family. But the ABC comedy isn’t resting on its Season 1 laurels. No, the sophomore run will have more guest stars (Parks and Recreation scene stealer Megan Mullally!), more romance (Dave and Alex: Round 2?) and, of course, more hilarious adventures (did you see our Halloween preview?). READ MORE


Happy Endings Cast Previews Season 2's Very 'Wrong' Halloween Adventure

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If you thought Happy Endings‘ brief Season 1 glimpse of Halloween was fun, you’re in for a treat. The ABC comedy is going all out for this year’s Trick or Treat installment. How much bigger and funnier will it be? Adam Pally puts it this way: “Double Snookis” – aka Max and Penny’s costume last year – “was just the beginning.” READ MORE


TVLine Items: Vampire Diaries Dish, Shield Vet Joins Drew Peterson Pic, OTH Encore and More

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"Know Thy Enemy" - Mia Kirshner as Isobel and Nina Dobrev as Elena Gilbert in THE VAMPIRE DIARIES on The CW.
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The Vampire Diaries will kick off its third season on Sept. 15 with — yep, you guessed it — a big party! “Our first episode is Elena’s 18th birthday,” exec producer Julie Plec tells TV Guide Magazine. “But as is the pattern in Mystic Falls, the event never reaches its climax.”

Speaking of Elena, her love life … READ MORE


Fall TV Recasts: Damon Wayans Will (Briefly) Live with New Girl, and More Updates

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NEW GIRL (working title):  A new single-camera ensemble comedy starring Zooey Deschanel (“(500) Days of Summer”) as Jess, an offbeat girl who – after a bad breakup – moves in with three single guys and essentially sets a bomb off in their lives will premiere this fall on FOX.   (Pictured L-R:  Damon Wayans Jr., Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield and Hannah Simone) ©2011 Fox Broadcasting Co.  Cr:  Patrick Ecclesine/FOX

Fox’s New Girl, Zooey Deschanel, is still going to live with Damon Wayans Jr. — but not for very long.

With Happy Endings renewed by ABC and also scheduled for fall, Wayans’ New Girl guy, who goes by the nickname “Coach,” is but one of several roles that need to be recast, replaced or revisited for the 2011-12 TV season. READ MORE