'The Talk' has room for J.Lo; 'Private Practice' hires Nurse Ratched
"The Talk," CBS' bite on "The View," kicks off Monday, Oct. 18 with a week of inaugural guests, including Jennifer Lopez, Christie Brinkley, Melissa Rycroft, former first lady of South Carolina Jenny Sanford, "Grey's Anatomy's" Chandra Wilson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Rick Fox and "Dancing With the Stars" pro Cheryl Burke. [ CBS]
"Private Practice" is cuckoo for Nurse Ratched. The ABC medical drama has cast Louise Fletcher (of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" fame) as Pete's (Tim Daly) mom in Episode 9. [ TV Guide]
Huh. Cartoon Network will launch its first awards show, "The Hall of Game Awards," and has picked Michael Dempsey and Steve Mayer as head producers. The show will honor sports stars and highlights of the year. [ The Hollywood Reporter]
Katy Perry and Akon will perform as musical guests on The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on Nov. 30. The runway will feature a $2 million bombshell fantasy bra that Perry will covet. [ CBS]
Remember Ashley from "Fresh Prince of Bel Air"? Well, she's divorced ... sorta. TV One has picked up the series "Love That Girl," in which Tatyana Ali plays a divorcee who plays prodigal daughter, returning to Southern Califonia to start afresh. Things go wacky when her stand-up comedian brother (Alphonso McAuley) arrives. [ Broadcasting & Cable]
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