TVLine Items: Octavia Spencer's Apple Series, CNN's NYE Ratings and More
Apple isn’t sleeping on its upcoming foray into scripted TV: The tech giant is developing the thriller drama Are You Sleeping, starring Oscar winner Octavia Spencer (The Help) and produced by Reese Witherspoon READ MORE
Octavia Spencer on SNL: Trump Sons, Kellyanne Gag Can't Save Woeful Ep
Octavia Spencer couldn’t have asked for worse material for her Saturday Night Live hosting debut. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
SNL: Octavia Spencer to Host in March
Maybe you do need to be a rocket scientist to host Saturday Night Live. READ MORE
TVLine Items: NBC Eyes Blue Crush Series, Outlander Adds Duo and More
Surf’s up at NBC.
The network is developing a TV series based on the 2002 movie Blue Crush READ MORE
Red Band's Octavia Spencer on Nurse Jackson's 'Big Reveal' — and That Controversial NY Times Piece
Octavia Spencer’s Nurse Jackson may have been labeled “Scary Bitch” in promotional posters for Fox’s Red Band Society but upcoming episodes will unearth a surprising backstory — and a lot more layers — to the character, the Oscar-winning actress reveals. READ MORE
Red Band Society First Look: Nurse Jackson Is Not Here for the Muffins
Red Band Society‘s steely Nurse Jackson has quite the full plate, overseeing the young residents of the show’s pediatric ward — and that leaves her zero room for perky new co-workers’ unsolicited baked goods. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Fox's Sick-Kid Drama Red Band Society 'Is Not a Show That Has a Body Count'
Fox’s upcoming drama Red Band Society — which takes place in the children’s wing of a hospital — is not assigning a ticking clock to each of its patients. READ MORE
Pilot Scoop: Octavia Spencer Cast in Steven Spielberg's Fox Drama Red Band Society
Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer (The Help) has joined Red Band Society, Fox’s drama pilot from executive producer Steven Spielberg, TVLine has learned. READ MORE
NBC Eyes Murder, She Wrote Reboot Starring Oscar Winner Octavia Spencer
Jessica Fletcher will ride (her trademark bicycle) again! Well, sort of.
NBC has given a put pilot committment to a Murder, She Wrote reboot starring Oscar winner Octavia Spencer (The Help), …READ MORE
Justin Long to Woo Mom's Anna Faris; CBS Comedy Also Nabs Oscar Winner Octavia Spencer
Anna Faris’ TV love life is heating up already, weeks before CBS’ Mom is set to debut.
Justin Long will guest-star on the Chuck Lorre’s latest sitcom as …READ MORE