TVLine Items: Michael C. Hall's Post-Dexter Plans, OLTL Vets' New GH Characters Revealed & More!

Michael C Hall Post Dexter ProjectMichael C. Hall is living the American Dream with his first post-Dexter gig.

The actor is teaming with Showtime to develop a project based on the Matthew Specktor novel American Dream Machine, per The Hollywood Reporter.

Set in both the 1970s and present-day Hollywood, the story centers on a talent agent and his troubled sons.

RELATED | Dexter Season 8 Spoilers — Yvonne Strahovski Returning for Final Season

Hall will act as executive producer and may join the cast in a supporting role should Showtime greenlight the pilot. Dexter showrunner Scott Buck, meanwhile, will supervise the script, which Specktor will pen.

Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…

• Gone are the days of Todd and Starr Manning and John McBain! One Life to Live vets Roger Howarth, Michael Easton and Kristen Alderson make their triumphant returns to General Hospital this week — but you might not recognize them. Press PLAY below for a peek at the trio’s new Port Charles alter egos (who all have fab new ‘dos!), then hit the comments: Are you digging their makeovers?

RELATED | Prospect Park Sues ABC Over AMC and OLTL Licensing, Alleges Sabotage

• Starz announced Tuesday that its new Michael Bay-produced drama Black Sails will bow in January 2014. A prequel of sorts to Treasure Island, the pirate adventure is set 20 years prior to the Robert Louis Stevenson classic and centers on Captain Flint (Toby Stephens, the UK’s Vexed), the most feared pirate captain of his day, as he adds to his crew a fast-talking upstart named… John Silver (played by Luke Arnold). Take a peek below at the series’ key art.

Black Sails Starz Poster

• TVLine has learned exclusively that veteran actor Fred Dryer (Hunter) will play Holly’s boss in an upcoming episode of The Exes.

Which TVLine Items have you talking today?