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Breaking: USA Renews Covert Affairs, Royal Pains and Necessary Roughness


USA Network has renewed a trio of series: Covert Affairs, Royal Pains and newbie Necessary Roughness. …READ MORE

Exclusive: JoAnna Garcia Scrubs In As Mysterious Royal Pains Doc


JoAnna Garcia will presumably get pulses racing as a doctor on Royal Pains, TVLine has learned exclusively — thus providing her with a convenient East Coast gig while slugger hubby Nick Swisher’s New York Yankees cruise into the post-season. READ MORE

Royal Pains Exclusive: Entourage's Constance Zimmer to Play Hank's New Crush Interest


Entourage‘s Constance Zimmer has found a new male posse to hang with. READ MORE

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Question: Got any Grey’s Anatomy scoop? — Val
As a matter of fact, now that production on Season 8 is just about to get underway (on Friday, to be specific), every day seems to bring a new tidbit. Today’s: The show is casting a new intern, and not one of those know-it-all can-do types, either. The rookie — male, by the way, and presumably hot — seems right from the start to be in over his pretty head.

Question: Can you give us something else juicy about Castle‘s season premiere. Pretty please? —Ashley
The hour ends with a pretty big twist that I can only assume …READ MORE

Matt Lauer Makes Appointment With Royal Pains


Matt Lauer is here Today, gone tomorrow…to Royal Pains. READ MORE

Royal Pains Scoop: Kyle Howard and Wilmer Valderrama Mess With Evan's Women!


A pair of new fellas played by Kyle Howard and Wilmer Valderrama may prove to be Royal Pains, indeed, when Season 3 of the USA Network dramedy unspools this summer (starting Wednesday, June 29).

First up … READ MORE

TVLine Items: Warehouse 13 Beams Up Trek Vets, Julie Benz Feels Royal Pains, and More!

BODY OF PROOF - Dr. Megan Hunt (Dana Delany) was in a class of her own, a brilliant neurosurgeon at the top of her game. But her world is turned upside down when a devastating car accident puts an end to her time in the operating room. Megan resumes her career as a medical examiner, determined to solve the puzzle of who or what killed the victims. "Body of Proof" is from ABC Studios. Christopher Murphey wrote the pilot, which was directed by Nelson McCormick. Murphey and Matt Gross serve as executive producers. (ABC/DONNA SVENNEVIK)

Calling all Trekkies: Warehouse 13 just jumped to the top of your must-watch list. READ MORE

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Question: Now that Lisa Edelstein has opted not to return for House‘s eighth season and Jesse Spencer appears to be a lock to come back, should we be prepared for any other long-term castmembers leaving? —Melinda
The only remaining question mark is Olivia Wilde. Although she’s under contract for Season 8, her flourishing movie career will likely translate into another leave of absence — if not a permanent exit altogether. Exec producer David Shore concedes that there remains a great deal of “ambiguity” about the extent of Wilde’s involvement next season. “I expect she’ll be back,” he adds, “but I’m not sure how much she’ll be back.”

Question: I’m in serious need of some Psych info! Are you getting any vibes? —JessLayne
Not only vibes but tingles. …READ MORE

Royal Pains Scoop: Ed Asner Cast as Gramps


Last season, Royal Pains introduced Hank and Evan’s dad Eddie, played by Henry Winkler. Now the USA Network hit’s upcoming third season will be going back another generation: READ MORE