TVLine Items: Veep Vet Visits Perception, Days Adds General Hospital Alumna and More!

Reid Scott Cast in PerceptionVeep‘s Reid Scott has landed a guest spot on the upcoming second season of Perception, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Scott will drop by the TNT drama as a brain surgeon who helps determine the mental stability of a self-proclaimed murderer. What’s more, he’ll have electric chemistry Rachael Leigh Cook‘s Agent Moretti.

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Veep, meanwhile, launches its Season 2 Sunday, April 14 on HBO.

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• General Hospital alumna Jen Lilley has nabbed a top-secret role on Days of Our Lives, Soap Opera Digest reports. What we do know: Her character is not a recast and is said to “have ties to the canvas.”

Community co-exec producer (and fan fave) Andy Bobrow has signed a two-year overall deal with Sony Pictures TV, per Deadline.

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A&E has officially given a 10-episode series order to Those Who Kill, a drama series that centers on a detective (Big Love‘s Chloë Sevigny) and forensic profiler (Hitchcock‘s James D’Arcy) who both possess a deep understanding of the serial killers they hunt.

Starz is developing a new drama from Newsroom scribe Gideon Yago and Spartacus EP Rob Tapert. Titled Airborne, the project is described as a coming-of-age story set at the start of the Vietnam War.

Long-running entertainment news show Extra has been renewed on NBC stations through the 2016-17 season.

Jodi Lyn O’Keefe (Prison Break) will guest-star in The Exes’ third season premiere (airing June 19), Zap2it reports, playing a sex-shop employee.

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