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TVLine Items: HBO Renews Gervais, Modern Family Goes Gaga, and Other News to Know


More Ricky Gervais is always a good thing, and HBO is delivering exactly that. READ MORE

Wipeout Tells Modern Family Star: We Want You!


Until ABC’s Wipeout is ready to stage an all-celebrity edition — and believe me, the show does want to — a standing invitation  has been issued to Modern Family funnyman Jesse Tyler Ferguson, who last summer lobbied (via Twitter) to tackle those slippery slopes, perilous platforms and giant red balls.

“I’ll say publicly to Jesse: If he wants to come on the course, he doesn’t need to wait for a celebrity version. He can come as a special guest,” executive producer Matt Kunitz tells TVLine. “We could have a lot of fun with that.”

Kunitz says that Wipeout talked to Ferguson’s reps when the actor first showed an interest in braving one of the show’s courses. But … READ MORE

TVLine Items: Debra Messing Visits SVU, And Other TV News To Know


What do you get when you mix a feisty redhead with a controversial, yet equally well-coiffed, cable news crime fighter?

It’s Debra Messing as a Nancy Grace knock-off, of course!

Come February, that’s exactly what fans of the funnygal will get on Law & Order: SVU. Messing is set to stop by the series in time for sweeps as … READ MORE