TVLine Items: Michael J. Fox Show Adds Anne Heche, SVU Promotes Raul Esparza and More

The Michael J Fox Show Cast Anne HecheSo… we gather Save Me is cancelled?

Anne Heche, whose spiritually-tinged NBC comedy just wrapped its unceremonious summer run, is moving on to The Michael J. Fox Show.

According to EW.com, Heche joins NBC’s freshman sitcom as an anchor at the New York-based station where Fox’s character is a correspondent.

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The Michael J. Fox Show launches Thursday, Sept. 26 at 9/8c.

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Law & Order: SVU has promoted Raul Esparza to series regular in Season 15 (bowing Sept. 25), Deadline reports. The actor’s ADA Barba quickly became a fan favorite upon joining the procedural last year.

FX’s The Bridge on Wednesday night premiered to 3 million total viewers and amassed 4.1 mil with a replay factored in, putting it on par with The Americans‘ series debut, though the border drama skewed a bit old.

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• The CW has unveiled a first look at its Hunger Games-esque new competition series Capture, premiering July 31. Press PLAY below for a sneak peek at the (faux) carnage.

Disney XD’s Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. will make its double-episode premiere on Sunday, Aug. 11 at 11 am ET — while Part 1 will be available Aug. 1 via the WATCH Disney XD app.

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