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TVLine Items: Colin Hanks Joins Fargo, Fox Orders SNL Scribe Comedy Mulaney and More

Colin Hanks Cast Fargo

Colin Hanks has boarded FX’s new limited series Fargo.

Inspired by Joel and Ethan Cohen’s 1996 cult-hit film of the same name, the Noah Hawley-penned project will feature a new true crime story, as well as new characters. READ MORE

Pilot News: Nasim Pedrad Joins NBC's Lorne Michaels Comedy – Will She Leave SNL?

Nasim Pedrad Leaving Saturday Night Live

Staying in business with her Saturday Night Live boss, Nasim Pedrad has joined NBC’s untitled Lorne Michaels/John Mulaney comedy pilot. READ MORE

Pilot Casting News: Martin Short Teams Up With SNL Boss, Once Heroine Will Believe and More


Survey says… Martin Short is reuniting with his old Saturday Night Live boss!

The comedian is finalizing a deal to play a game-show host in NBC’s untitled Lorne Michaels/John Mulaney project …READ MORE

Pilot Scoop: NBC Orders Lorne Michaels-Produced Comedy Starring John Mulaney

John Mulaney

NBC is getting into some funny business with up-and-coming comedian John Mulaney.

The Peacock Net has given a pilot order to an untitled ensemble comedy written by and starring the former Saturday Night Live scribe. READ MORE

TVLine Items: Oprah's End Date, Britney's Date With Kimmel, and Other TV News to Know


The Queen of Daytime has set the precise end date to her 25-year reign. The Oprah Winfrey Show will air its series finale Wednesday, May 25, HARPO officially announced Friday. New episodes of the groundbreaking talk show return Thursday, April 7.

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