TVLine Items: Manganiello on Mom, Undateable Ups the 'Live' and More

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The latest addition to Mom‘s cast is a real dog wolf.

True Blood vet Joe Manganiello will guest-star on the CBS comedy’s upcoming third season, EW.com reports.

Manganiello will appear in one episode as Julian, an Alcoholics Anonymous newcomer whom Christy takes under her wing… as long as she doesn’t get distracted by his good looks.

Mom returns on Thursday, Nov. 5, at 9/8c; Manganiello’s episode is expected to air sometime this winter.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Beginning with tonight’s episode, Undateable will broadcast live for both the East and West Coasts for the remainder of the season, NBC announced Friday.

* The Walking Dead‘s Nov. 1 episode will run 90 minutes, during which AMC will debut the trailer for its upcoming drama Preacher (based on the comic books by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon).

* The Paley Center for Media will honor 40 of the most beloved animated characters during TV’s Funniest Animated Stars, a two-hour special airing Monday, Dec. 7, at 8/7c on Fox. Among the honorees: Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, Homer and Bart Simpson, Stewie Griffin, Donald Duck, SpongeBob SquarePants and Scooby-Doo.

* It’s Always Sunny star Glenn Howerton is set to recur on House of Lies‘ fifth season as Seth Buckley, a mayoral candidate who seeks advice from Ben Schwartz’s Clyde, TheWrap reports.

* Hillary Clinton will drop by Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday, Nov. 5, marking her first appearance on the talk show since announcing her 2016 presidential bid.