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TVLine Items: Once Finds Belle's Mom, Earlier Haven, Nashville Guest and More

Once Upon a Time Frances O'Connor

After raising A.I.Frances O’Connor will now play mother to a fairy tale character.

Once Upon a Time has tapped the Mr Selfridge and Cashmere Mafia actress to guest-star as Belle’s mom Colette in Season 4, EW.com reports.

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Colette will appear in Episode 6 via flashbacks to Belle’s past, pre-Rumple. It will be revealed that she had an immense impact on her daughter’s life.

Once Upon a Time returns Sunday, Sept. 28, at 8/7c on ABC.

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* Season 5 of Syfy’s Haven will now air Thursdays at 8 pm, followed by two episodes of Spartacus: Gods of the Arena at 9 pm.

* Florida Georgia Line will perform live during Nashville‘s Season 3 premiere for both the east and west coast airing. The event will also include live performances from stars Chris Carmack and Charles Esten.

* Season 2 of Esquire’s globe-trotting travel show The Getaway will feature model Chrissy Teigen, Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), Jack McBrayer (30 Rock), Kyle MacLachlan (Desperate Housewives) and David Koechner (The Office), EW.com reports.

* TV Land has ordered 12 additional episodes for Season 4 of The Exes, premiering Nov. 5th at 10:30 pm.