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Jennifer Beals to Star in Supernatural Medical Drama Pilot for TNT

Jennifer Beals Cast TNT Proof

Jennifer Beals will seek Proof of life beyond death as the star of a supernatural medical drama pilot for TNT …READ MORE

Kyra Sedgwick Eyes The Closer's Last Battlefield – Plus, How Will Fritz Go on Without Brenda?

Pier 59 - Stage C

And so The Closer is drawing to a close.

This Monday at 9/8c, the TNT hit that drove home the cabler’s “We Know Drama” mantra kicks off the first of its final six hours, and things are not looking good at all for the titular Brenda Leigh Johnson (played by Kyra Sedgwick). …READ MORE

'Law-Enforcement Crushes' Day 7: SVU Vs. The Closer, Unforgettable Vs. CSI, and More!


Day 7 of our Ultimate Female Law-Enforcement Crushes Bracket Tournament is all over the map: From New York City to Los Angeles, from Miami to Philadelphia, and from Boston to Las Vegas with a stop in D.C. …READ MORE & VOTE

The Closer 'Gets Her Comeuppance'! Which Lost Alum Will Try to Save Her Bacon?


The seventh and final season of TNT’s The Closer will involve Brenda Leigh Johnson being called on the courtroom carpet about her super-shrewd methods for culling confessions and thus solving crimes. And it will be up to Lost alum Mark Pellegrino to keep the Deputy Chief’s reputation properly polished. READ MORE

Emmys Flashback: The Big Winners of 2010


There were plenty of reasons to smile during last year’s Emmy Awards. Not only did favorites like Modern Family and Glee‘s Jane Lynch walk away with statues, but The Good Wife dark horse Archie Panjabi and The Big Bang Theory‘s Jim Parsons also deservedly got rewarded, both first-timers. Of course, the biggest smiles (and choicest soundbites) came from the winners themselves. Take a look back at what the big winners from 2010 had to say about their big moment at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards. And designers, start sending your dresses to this first winner now! This year’s show will be held September 18, at the NOKIA Theatre in L.A. …READ MORE & SEE PHOTO GALLERY

Kyra Sedgwick's Case for Leaving The Closer:
'I Want To Go Out While We're On Top'


That Kyra Sedgwick’s voice wavered and cracked as she touted The Closer‘s upcoming seventh and final season at last week’s TNT Upfront event comes as no surprise. After all, Brenda Leigh Johnson is a role that garnered the actress five Emmy nominations, including her first-ever win last go-round, and put her in the company of many fine writers and actors.

“It’s obviously very emotional for me,” Sedgwick shared with TVLine not long after taking the stage. “Making this decision was really hard.”

So why punch out? In the end … READ MORE

Exclusive: The Closer Promotes Mary McDonnell to Series Regular — Will She Replace Kyra?


The case for Mary McDonnell succeeding Kyra Sedgwick on The Closer just got stronger. …READ MORE

Exclusive: The Closer to Live On?


Someone check the temperature in hell because I think it’s about to freeze over. Why? I’m answering one of my blind items!

The hit drama series whose final season was recently announced — but which may not be ending after all — is… The Closer! …READ MORE

Kyra Sedgwick: The Closer's Next Season Will Be Our Last


The Closer’s seventh season will be its last, TNT announced on Friday. The tough call was made by …READ MORE