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Why ER Vet Eriq La Salle Scrubbed His 'No More Doctors' Rule to Join CBS' A Gifted Man

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CBS’ A Gifted Man gets an injection of heavy-duty medical drama cred this Friday at 8/7c, when ER alum Eriq La Salle begins a multi-episode arc as Evan “E-Mo” Morris, a top-shelf, double-boarded neuropsychiatrist and “medical sleuth” whom Dr. Michael Holt (Patrick Wilson) seeks out for professional and personal reasons. TVLine spoke with La Salle about why he forsook his “no more doctors” rule to tackle this role, how “E-Mo” differs from Country General’s Peter Benton, and …READ MORE


TVLine Items: Eriq Le Salle Joins CBS Medical Drama, E.T.'s Pal Visits The Mentalist, and More

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Eriq La Salle is going back to the hospital this fall — as an esteemed colleague of A Gifted Man. READ MORE


Fall TV Mystery: Who Will Community Cast as the Greendale Gang's New Professor?

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School’s out for summer on NBC’s Community, but when Greendale’s elite study group returns for Season 3 come Sept. 22, which class will its members have in common? We got our hands on some casting intel that suggests Joel McHale’s Jeff Winger and his buddies are headed for a crash course in biology — with a brand new professor. The show’s casting department is looking for …READ MORE