TVLine Items: Cougar Town Star Books In Plain Sight Arc, Watch Days' First Gay Kiss and More!

Josh Hopkins is venturing out beyond the cul-de-sac to spend some time with Mary Shannon.

The Cougar Town star has landed a multi-episode arc on the final season of USA Network’s In Plain Sight, playing a single father who attempts to romance the U.S. Marshal before she crosses paths with her former fiancé Raph (returning guest star Cristian de la Fuente), per TVGuide.com.

In Plain Sight kicks off its eight-episode fifth and final season on Friday, March 16 at 10/9c.

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• Today, Days of our Lives kicks its buzzy same-sex storyline into high gear when young Will, who has recently been struggling to come to terms with his sexuality, shares his first gay kiss with a stranger he meets at a party. Here’s a clip of the NBC soap’s milestone:

• Interested in being America’s Next Top Model? Well, now (maybe) you can. Through March 11, The CW’s long-running reality series is holding open casting calls across the nation for its upcoming college-themed season. For full details and locations, head to CWTV.com.

• Modern Family’s Ty Burrell will lend his voice to an upcoming episode of Disney’s Doc McStuffins, playing a jack-in-the-box who takes his son to the doctor for a checkup.

• CMT has doled out Season 2 orders to Bayou Billionaires and My Big Redneck Vacation, both slated to launch in June.

• CBS has inked a deal that keeps the Kennedy Center Honors special airing on the network through 2018.

• TLC has ordered to series its one-time special Extreme Cheapskates, per TV Guide Magazine.

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