TVLine Items: Once Adds Capt. Silver, Review's Final Season and More

Once Upon a Time Captain Silver

Is Once Upon a Time readying a boat to Treasure Island?

The ABC fantasy series has cast Costas Mandylor (NCIS, the Saw movies) as Captain Silver, a pirate who has a history with Hook, ETOnline.com reports.

It has not been confirmed if Mandylor’s character — who makes his debut in a spring installment — is Captain Long John Silver, the villain from Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island novel.

Once Upon a Time resumes Season 5 with its 100th episode on March 6.

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

* Comedy Central has picked up its Andy Daly starrer Review for a third and final season. Though an episode count for the abbreviated run has not been determined, it will likely be a minimum of three installments, THR reports.

* Caroline Rhea (Sabrina the Teenage Witch) will guest-star on the March 15 episode of The Grinder, playing the star of Fran of the House, a sitcom on which Dean appeared early in his career, per EW.com.

* Jimmy Kimmel has announced the lineup for his 11th annual After the Oscars special: Ben Affleck, Tracy Morgan, J.K. Simmons, Mike Tyson, Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Henry Cavill and Jesse Eisenberg. The special will air live on Sunday, Feb. 28, after the late local news ET/CT (and at 10 pm PT) on ABC.

* Leading into its live broadcast of The Passion, Fox will air the all-new animated special Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade on Sunday, March 20, at 7:30/6:30c.