—Courtney Ford, who was exquisite as sociopathic journalist Christine Hill on Showtime’s Dexter, has just landed a major recurring role on season 4 of HBO’s True Blood, debuting next summer. According to TVGuide.com, Ford will play Andy’s (Chris Bauer) sister Portia Bellefleur, who is an attorney—and we’re betting—a witch!
—Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan was fired as the Executive Director of the Cesar and Illusion Millan Foundation after taking a leave of absence to seek treatment for alcoholism in June.
—Brad Pitt’s production company, Plan B Entertainment has made a multi-million dollar offer for the film rights to the story of the trapped Chilean miners. Rumor has it several of the men who survived the ordeal will play roles in the movie.
—Rosario Dawson is unstoppable. Well, almost. Her new movie, Unstoppable (costarring Denzel Washington and Chris Pine) came in 2nd this weekend at the box office with $23.5 million behind 1st place finisher Megamind, which raked in an impressive $30 million.
—The aliens are back! TVFanatic has your first look at season 2 of the ABC drama, V, starring Brazilian Morena Baccarin.
—Are you excited to see Shonda Rhimes’ new ABC medical drama, Off the Map, which stars Cuban actress, Valerie Cruz and is set in the South American jungle? We are too! The first trailer for the show has just been released, and it looks terrific!